Tag: Yardley

Woman lied to get a council house – despite owning two houses

By on 11/05/2017 in Bulletin, News, Partnerships with 0 Comments

A woman from Yardley, Birmingham was given a community order and ordered to pay £1,600 at Birmingham Magistrates Court today (11 May 2017) after lying to try and get a council house – despite already owning two houses. Ms Afshan Sultan, aged  35, of Blakesley Road, Yardley, Birmingham, pleaded guilty to two charges of providing […]

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Trader ordered to pay £7,500 for conning a customer

By on 11/07/2016 in News with 0 Comments

A Birmingham car trader and its director were ordered to pay a total of £7,500 for selling a used car that was misdescribed and unroadworthy, at Birmingham Magistrates Court today (11 July 2016). M A Trade Centre Limited, based at 36 Arthur Road, Yardley, and the company’s director Mahmood Hussain, 48, of Geraldine Road, Yardley, […]

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Wheelie bin roll-out video

By on 15/08/2014 in News, Video News with 0 Comments

Children from TNT News have worked with Birmingham City Council to produce an information video on the roll-out of wheelie bins to households in the Hall Green, Hodge Hill and Yardley districts later this year. The video contains information on how residents will be told if they are getting bins or not, what to do […]

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Tennis charity serves up free tennis lessons

By on 29/05/2014 in Culture, News with 0 Comments

For:   Beginners in Yardley, Birmingham Event:   One year of free tennis lessons in Birmingham Date/Time:   Starting Sunday, 1 June 2014, 10am - 12noon for 50 weeks Location:   Gilbertstone Recreation Ground, Manor House Lane, Yardley B26 1PF National sports charity 'Tennis For Free' has served up an ace by investing in a 50 week programme of […]

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2014 local elections ward by ward

By on 19/05/2014 in Elections with 0 Comments

Acocks Green Aston Bartley Green Billesley Bordesley Green Bournville Brandwood Edgbaston Erdington Hall Green Handsworth Wood Harborne Hodge Hill Kingstanding Kings Norton Ladywood Longbridge Loz & East Handsworth Moseley & Kings Heath Nechells Northfield Oscott Perry Barr Quinton Selly Oak Shard End Sheldon Soho South Yardley Sparkbrook Springfield Stechford and Yardley North Stockland Green Sutton […]

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Green-fingered tenants rewarded for glorious gardening efforts

By on 11/10/2012 in News with 0 Comments

Gardeners, flower and vegetable growers across the city have come together today to celebrate their green-fingered talents in the Birmingham in Bloom 2012 competition. Around 40 council tenants and leaseholders - all winners in their own city districts - and guests attended the ceremony today (9 October) hosted by the Lord Mayor of Birmingham, Cllr […]

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2012 Local Election Results

By on 04/05/2012 in Elections with 0 Comments

‘State of The Parties’ with all 40 wards declared: (one seat in each ward up for election in 2012) Labour 77  (+20) Conservative  28 (-11) Lib Dem 15 (-9) Labour gain overall control of Birmingham City Council from Conservative/Liberal Democrat coalition. Share of the vote: (51% Labour, 24% Conservative,  14% Liberal Democrat) Ward-by-ward Acocks Green […]

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Election count 2012 live

By on 02/05/2012 in Elections with 0 Comments

We will be live blogging from the media centre on Thursday (May 3) from 9pm, bringing you all the news and results as they happen. We will tweet using the hashtag #brumvotes12 NB: We are not responsible for the content of all tweets using this hashtag. Local elections background briefing pack [field name=iframe] Ward-by-ward (bold […]

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New refuse collection arrangements

By on 23/07/2011 in News with 0 Comments

A new approach to the way refuse and recycling is collected in Birmingham, which will see collection crews and street cleaners concentrating on specific areas and working together more effectively, is to start rolling out across the city from next week. Initially to be piloted to 20,000 homes in Sheldon and Stechford & Yardley North from […]

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2011 Local Elections – List of persons nominated

By on 05/04/2011 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

Below is a list by ward of all persons nominated for the Birmingham Local Elections on May 5th 2011: Statement of Persons Nominated 2011

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