Archive for February, 2016

Formal handover of Sutton Coldfield Civic Regalia

By on 29/02/2016 in Lord Mayor, News with 0 Comments

The Lord Mayor of Birmingham, Cllr Raymond Hassall, will formally present the Sutton Coldfield Civic Regalia to the chairman of the Interim Parish Council, Cllr Anne Underwood, during a Civic Reception at the Council House tomorrow (Tuesday 1 March) lunchtime. The formal handover was authorised earlier this year in order to acknowledge the establishment of […]

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Gritting Alert – Feb 28

By on 28/02/2016 in Winter Alerts with 0 Comments

West Midlands Gritting Alerts Another cold night forecast so Birmingham’s gritters will be heading out to treat the roads at 6pm. Please take care when you’re out and about. Winter maintenance and FAQs Regional Gritting Information #wmgrit The panel below brings together gritting alerts from local authorities across the West Midlands. You can also get this […]

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Gritting Alert – Feb 26

By on 26/02/2016 in Winter Alerts with 0 Comments

Another cold night forecast so Birmingham’s gritters will be heading out to treat the roads at 8pm. Please take care when you’re out and about. Winter maintenance and FAQs Regional Gritting Information #wmgrit The panel below brings together gritting alerts from local authorities across the West Midlands. You can also get this information via the following […]

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The challenge of caring for our loved ones

By on 25/02/2016 in Blog, Cllr Hamilton, News with 0 Comments

Cabinet Member for Health and Social Care, Cllr Paulette Hamilton, looks at the challenges of catering for the health and care needs of our growing and ageing population.

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LGBT debate examines ‘Faith and the LGBT Community in 2016’

By on 25/02/2016 in Cllr Shah, News with 0 Comments

This year’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) History Month theme is ‘Religion, Belief and Philosophy: A Leap of Faith’ , and the month closes with a debate on ‘Faith and the LGBT Community in 2016′ at the Council House on Monday 29 February. Organised by SHOUT Festival (a project of Birmingham LGBT) and Birmingham […]

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Syrian refugees update – February 2016

By on 24/02/2016 in Cllr Shah, News with 0 Comments

Birmingham City Council welcomed its third group of refugees under the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Relocation scheme today (February 24). A total of 10 individuals arrived in the city, comprising: – One family of four (two adults, two children) – One family of six (two adults, four children) Following earlier arrivals in December and January, 12 […]

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Gritting Alert – Feb 24

By on 24/02/2016 in Winter Alerts with 0 Comments

Birmingham’s gritters will be heading out to treat the roads at 9.30pm. We will then treat priority footways from 4am.

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Gritting Alert – Feb 23

By on 23/02/2016 in Winter Alerts with 0 Comments

Birmingham’s gritters will be heading out to treat the roads at 7pm. Please take care when you’re out and about. We will then treat priority footways from 4am. Winter maintenance and FAQs Regional Gritting Information #wmgrit The panel below brings together gritting alerts from local authorities across the West Midlands. You can also get this information […]

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Working with partners to feed the homeless

By on 23/02/2016 in Cllr Hamilton, News, Partnerships with 0 Comments

Birmingham City Council has joined forces with two city charities to help improve the lives of hundreds of homeless people.

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