• Planning permission granted for district’s new leisure centre
    Published: 08/12/2015
    Planning permission granted for district’s new leisure centre
    Bromsgrove District’s new leisure centre is a step closer after councillors granted planning permission for the development on School Drive in Bromsgrove.
  • Customer Service Centre Moves Ahead
    Published: 24/11/2015
    Customer Service Centre Moves Ahead
    Bromsgrove’s Customer Service Centre will have a change of address as the District Council moves to a new building.
  • Christmas Market this weekend!
    Published: 18/11/2015
    Christmas Market this weekend!
    It’s starting to feel a lot like Christmas in Bromsgrove now that the very first Christmas Market is coming to town this weekend.
  • Double the fun for light switch on
    Published: 18/11/2015
    Double the fun for light switch on
    Bromsgrove District will be shining brighter than a Christmas tree throughout the festive period with light switch on events in both Bromsgrove and Rubery.
  • Festive Together Bromsgrove out now!
    Published: 18/11/2015
    Festive Together Bromsgrove out now!
    A festive edition of the residents’ magazine Together Bromsgrove hit the streets this week.
  • Landlords invited to learn critical new legislation
    Published: 06/11/2015
    Landlords invited to learn critical new legislation
    Landlords could struggle to end tenancies if they fail to heed new legislation, housing experts will warn at a free open event for local landlords.
  • Councillors join forces against temporary obstetrics and neo natal closure
    Published: 05/11/2015
    Councillors join forces against temporary obstetrics and neo natal closure
    The leader of Bromsgrove District Council has joined forces with Redditch and Stratford on Avon council leaders in writing to the Secretary of State regarding the ‘untenable’ situation at the Alexandra Hospital.
  • Views sought on town’s free evening parking
    Published: 03/11/2015
    Views sought on town’s free evening parking
    Bromsgrove residents and traders are to be asked how they feel the year-long trial of free evening car parking in the town has gone so far.
  • Clent Land To Become Part Of Hagley
    Published: 15/10/2015
    Clent Land To Become Part Of Hagley
    Land in Clent is set to be transferred to Hagley Parish Council after Members made a decision following a Community Governance Review
  • Calling all Christmassy crafters
    Published: 09/10/2015
    Calling all Christmassy crafters
    There’s a festive surprise in store for visitors to Bromsgrove High Street this year as the very first Christmas market comes to town – and there’s a chance for crafters and local businesses to get involved.
  • Future voters run school elections
    Published: 07/10/2015
    Future voters run school elections
    Pupils at St Kenelm’s C of E Primary School got a taste of the importance of democracy when they held their own election at the end of September.
  • Hate Crime Awareness Week Returns
    Published: 07/10/2015
    Hate Crime Awareness Week Returns
    Residents are being encouraged to report hate crime as part of a county wide campaign for Hate Crime Awareness Week.
  • Apply now for Sportivate Funding
    Published: 27/08/2015
    Apply now for Sportivate Funding
    Young people across the district could get more opportunities to get involved in sport and active living thanks to the next round of Sportivate funding.
  • Next Marlbrook Tip Working Party meeting
    Published: 27/08/2015
    Next Marlbrook Tip Working Party meeting
    Marlbrook residents can get the latest information on a former landfill site in their area at another meeting in September.
  • Spice Up Your Shopping
    Published: 07/08/2015
    Spice Up Your Shopping
    Shopping will be spiced up in Bromsgrove when a speciality market comes to town.
  • Stray Spaniel To Be Put Down In Latest Cruelty Case
    Published: 07/08/2015
    Stray Spaniel To Be Put Down In Latest Cruelty Case
    A stray springer spaniel, picked up in Bromsgrove, was found to be in such an appalling condition that she has had to be put down.
  • Great community clear up
    Published: 31/07/2015
    Great community clear up
    Community-minded residents and businesses are being urged to join forces and have a Great Bromsgrove Clean-Up in the High Street.
  • Putting history on the map
    Published: 31/07/2015
    Putting history on the map
    Residents and visitors to Bromsgrove now have history at their fingertips thanks to a new interactive map.
  • Getting ready for nursery or school?
    Published: 24/07/2015
    Getting ready for nursery or school?
    Parents can give their children some early help in preparation for nursery or school with new transition sessions.
  • Play is risky business!
    Published: 24/07/2015
    Play is risky business!
    Daring youngsters can brave a new play area in Hagley which boasts a double 30m zip wire and tripod tyre swing.
  • Bye Gum, Hello Wand
    Published: 23/07/2015
    Bye Gum, Hello Wand
    The Council’s Place Teams are determined they haven’t bitten of more than they can chew as a District-wide clean-operation gets underway.
  • Community Voices Needed
    Published: 14/07/2015
    Community Voices Needed
    Community-minded residents are invited to have their say and join a range of voices which want to make a difference in the District.
  • New Leisure Centre Land Deal is Struck
    Published: 09/07/2015
    New Leisure Centre Land Deal is Struck
    Plans to build a new multi–million pound leisure centre in Bromsgrove has moved a step closer as the District Council has secured a land deal.
  • Flag raised ahead of Armed Forces Day
    Published: 23/06/2015
    Flag raised ahead of Armed Forces Day
    The Chairman of Bromsgrove District Council has led residents' support for the men and women of the armed forces at a flag-raising ceremony ahead of Armed Forces Day.
  • New Officer to tackle Crime in North Worcestershire
    Published: 19/06/2015
    New Officer to tackle Crime in North Worcestershire
    A new Officer has joined North Worcestershire Community Safety Partnership to help reduce business and rural crime across the areas of Bromsgrove, Redditch and Wyre Forest.
  • Parkside Update
    Published: 09/06/2015
    Parkside Update
    A multi-million pound project to put public services under one roof to benefit Bromsgrove customers is due to be completed at the end of the summer.
  • Poet’s words carved in stone
    Published: 05/06/2015
    Poet’s words carved in stone
    Visitors to Bromsgrove can catch a whisper of poet and classicist A. E. Housman after his evocative words were carved into the new granite plinth of his hometown statue.
  • Market Hall Site - Preferred Developer Agreed
    Published: 04/06/2015
    Market Hall Site - Preferred Developer Agreed
    Last night Bromsgrove District Council’s Cabinet agreed a preferred developer for the former Market Hall Site.
  • Farmers' Market Sets Up Stall On Saturday
    Published: 27/05/2015
    Farmers' Market Sets Up Stall On Saturday
    There will be even more stalls than ever, this Saturday, for shoppers to enjoy as the Farmers’ Market sets up in Bromsgrove’s High Street.
  • Barrier works may cause disruption
    Published: 22/05/2015
    Barrier works may cause disruption
    Customers may see some disruption when visiting Bromsgrove as a new height barrier is installed at Parkside Car Park.
  • Fishy scam could leave you reeling
    Published: 22/05/2015
    Fishy scam could leave you reeling
    Worcestershire residents are being warned to avoid cold-calling door-to-door sellers of unlabelled fish of unknown quality.
  • Scam ‘slimming pills’ damaging wallets & health
    Published: 18/05/2015
    Scam ‘slimming pills’ damaging wallets & health
    Worcestershire Regulatory Services (WRS) has issued a warning to residents after a surge in local people falling victim to online slimming pill scams.
  • Love Your Bromsgrove Market
    Published: 13/05/2015
    Love Your Bromsgrove Market
    Bromsgrove shoppers are being urged to pick up a treat or two from their market as it takes part in a national campaign.
  • Elections information
    Published: 08/05/2015
    Elections information
    Sajid Javid has been elected as Member of Parliament for Bromsgrove. Look out for Bromsgrove District Council and Parish Council election results later today.
  • Have your say on land transfer
    Published: 01/04/2015
    Have your say on land transfer
    Residents are invited to have their say on a draft recommendation which would see two areas of land moving between parishes in Bromsgrove.
  • Gateway to the High Street
    Published: 03/03/2015
    Gateway to the High Street
    A new gate, which will control how many delivery vehicles access Bromsgrove’s High Street, is in operation.
  • Leaders unite to save the Alex
    Published: 03/03/2015
    Leaders unite to save the Alex
    Local MPs and council leaders have announced that they will meet with the Secretary of State to discuss the future provision of services at The Alexandra Hospital.

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