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Lightwoods House Open Day 

12 Jul 18

This Saturday……Lightwoods House Summer Open Day features guided tours andaccess to the house and Shakespeare Garden from 11am3pm.

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July e-Bulletin 

28 Jun 18

The July edition of our Bearwood e-Bulletin, with news about things happening in Bearwood and beyond, is out today…and can be downloaded here .

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Bearwood Action for Refugees 

13 Jun 18

This year marks the 20th anniversary of Refugee Week and we are celebrating at our very own Library of Sanctuary with Stories and Celebration.

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Ways with words…. 

12 Jun 18

This promises to be a really great evening…and its open mic so if youve got something to say…

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West Midlands Travel Survey 

6 Jun 18

The West Midlands Combined Authority are carrying out a survey of travel patterns across the region.

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Bearwood e-Bulletin 

29 May 18

The June edition of our monthly e -Bulletin containing news and info about whats happening in the area is out now.

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Chris Bowden at The Silvershine 

27 May 18

Next Thursday, (31st May) one of the best saxaphonists around will be appearing at the Silvershine Jazz Club, accompanied by international pianist, Edgar Marcais from Venezuela.

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Abbey Ward Election Result 

4 May 18

Abbey Ward Result: Mike Allen, Green Party 391 Bob Piper, Labour Party 2223 Richard Kemp, Conservative 411 Labour Majority 1,812.

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Another Simon Lea stunner 

30 Apr 18

This is just beautiful… Worlds End…..

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For lovers of World Music… 

10 Apr 18

This promises to be a treat! Afro-roots duo from Sierra Leone/UK, formed out of the ashes of World/dance act Le Cod Afrique in 2004.

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A celebration of the life of Andy Hamilton 

19 Mar 18

Next weekend Andy Hamilton, the great saxophonist would have celebrated his 100th birthday.

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Water Aid 

17 Mar 18

Thanks to John Stokes for this….

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Thinking of starting your own business? 

11 Mar 18

This could be for you…

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English for Speakers of Other Languages 

5 Mar 18

Anyone interested in attending these courses starting after Easter should register their interest at Thimblemill Library…

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Building Relationships 

11 Feb 18

Building Relationships by Susie Pottinger.

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Caroline on the telly…. 

7 Feb 18

Bearwoods own Caroline Jariwala will be featured on Midlands Today at 6.30pm on Thursday evening celebrating the fantastic success of her 100 Masters video which has now had over 3.7 million views.

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A belated “Happy New Year” message… 

28 Jan 18

The team at We Are Bearwood have been working behind the scenes on a few things – including planning for Bearwood Street Festival 2019.

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Holocaust Memorial Commemoration 

22 Jan 18

Sandwell will remember the millions of victims of genocide at a special Holocaust commemoration event in West Bromwich.

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Bin collection days to change in February 

21 Jan 18

Bearwood bin collection days are changing from Wednesdays to Fridays from February.

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Prinz Grizzley at Thimblemill 

20 Jan 18

Next Saturday, (27th) Austrias Prinz Grizzley will be bringing his own blend of country, folk and blues to Thimblemill Library as part of his UK tour.

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You’re ‘aving a laugh! 

10 Jan 18

Open mic comedy night next week at Thimblemill.

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Happy New Year… 

31 Dec 17

…from the excellent Simon Lea!! Golden Skies on Ice…

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Looking for a last minute stocking filler? 

21 Dec 17

The Old Smethwick, Bearwood Warley Calendar 2018 has twelve vintage views of our area.

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Good music, good people, good fun… 

19 Dec 17

…and its free this week!! Keep live music alive in Bearwood…

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Ska night at The Windsor 

16 Dec 17