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Solihull homes to be better protected from flooding thanks to Environment Agency funding

Solihull Council has been granted £440k worth of Flood Defence Grant in Aid (FDGiA) funding by the Environment Agency to use for flood mitigation schemes at four locations within the borough. Alongside the FDGiA funding there is a commitment of £431k from the Trent Regional Flood... read more

Three more schools to have ‘car-free streets’ for the new term

Solihull Council’s award winning ‘School Streets’ scheme is being launched at three more schools ready for the start of the new school term in September. The innovative scheme, which restricts traffic on roads leading to the three schools at the start and end of the school... read more

28 August - Message from Councillor Ian Courts, Leader of Solihull Council

28 August - Message from Councillor Ian Courts, Leader of Solihull Council

Do the right thing for Solihull - Let’s enjoy our bank holiday responsibly. Many of you have told me how much you enjoy our Wildlife Ways wildflower planting – part of the £16.8 million programme across the borough, part-funded by the ERDF.  Alongside this, there are... read more

Statement from Solihull Council on HS2 planning applications

At Solihull Council’s Planning Committee, held on Wednesday 26 August, three applications from HS2 Limited for land and buildings were approved. The HS2 Act gives HS2 Limited the permission in principle for the overall scheme, but some details need to be approved by the Council, as the... read more

£360k of community funds available- Deadline Extended until 15 September

Nearly £360,000 of capital funding is still available for community projects in eight of Solihull’s wards and Solihull Council is urging community groups and organisations in those areas to submit bids. The deadline has been extended from its original cut off to the new date, Tuesday... read more


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Solihull scoops a Silver for its support to the Armed Forces

Solihull Council has been given a Silver Award by the Ministry of Defence for its support to the Armed Forces as part of the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS).

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Knowle, Dorridge and Bentley Heath Neighbourhood Forum – public consultation

Residents and businesses in Knowle, Dorridge and Bentley Heath are invited to take part in a public consultation regarding the Knowle, Dorridge and Bentley Heath (KDBH) Neighbourhood Forum.

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