Statement from the Leader of Solihull Council
As Leader of Solihull Council, I am deeply shocked and appalled at the death of Arthur Labinjo-Hughes at the hands of his father and his partner.
Free Fantastical Christmas Mix Up tour makes its way through Solihull
Look out for the free Fantastical Christmas Show which is on tour in Solihull during the run-up to Christmas and soak up the seasonal vibes.
Solihull Council launches visitor survey to seek views on Chelmsley Wood Town Centre
Working alongside key stakeholders, Solihull Council is developing a long term plan to secure the future vibrancy of Chelmsley Wood Town Centre. A visitor survey has been launched today to help local residents and visitors to share their views.
Celebrating National Tree Week
This week is National Tree Week (27 November – 5 December), the UK’s largest annual tree celebration and the council’s ‘Planting Our Future’ team has marked it by planting hundreds of trees along the borough’s highways and in local parks
Find out if you’re eligible for the Discretionary Housing Payments Scheme
Solihull residents who receive Housing Benefit or Universal Credit (Housing Costs element) may be eligible for financial support from the Discretionary Housing Payments Scheme.
Bird flu – UK-wide housing measures introduced today to protect poultry and captive birds against avian flu
The Chief Veterinary Officers for England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland have agreed to bring in new housing measures to protect poultry and captive birds from avian influenza (Bird flu) following a number of confirmed cases
Kingshurst regeneration gathering momentum as Full Planning Application is submitted
Ambitious plans for the wholesale transformation of Kingshurst Village Centre have taken another leap forward with the submission of a Full Planning Application.
Jewish community, Solihull Council and UK Health Security Agency launch Covid 19 support programme for Chanukah
The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA), in partnership with the Jewish community and Solihull Council has launched a new COVID-19 support programme to help families safely come together and celebrate Chanukah.
26 November – Message from Solihull’s Director of Public Health, Ruth Tennant
The number of COVID cases in Solihull remains stubbornly high - there were 858 cases in Solihull in the 7 days to 17 November, a rate of 394.5 per 100k, up 13% in the last week so it is still very much with us.
Greener Solihull Schools Awards 2021
In the annual awards ceremony yesterday, various schools across Solihull were recognised for their outstanding commitment to sustainable and greener practices.
26 November 2021 – Message from Councillor Ian Courts, Leader of Solihull Council
When people reach the ‘100’ milestone mark it’s normally for a great sporting achievement or for some lucky people, with age. For me it is just the number of messages I’ve written during the pandemic!