Category: My Local Area

Quick Walk Around Hayhead Wood Nature Reserve – Aldridge

We decided to take the dog for a walk around Hayhead Wood nature reserve in Aldridge. The nature reserve is off the A454 Aldridge Road and is set in 17 acres. The reserve has a mixture of woodland, wetland and grassland habitats. The now nature’s reserve was originally part of the hay head work which mined limestone,

WHG Family Trips

Walsall housing group are offering to WHG (walsall Housing group) residents day trips for familys, the details for August are below, from Emily King from WHG, this would be great for family residents with...

Hussey Arms pub, Brownhills

Yesterday was my birthday 9th august so we went out for a meal with the kids, we decided on the Hussey Arms on chester road brownhills, as we live close by. I have been...

Walsall Night Market

Just a quick post about the Walsall Night market that was on tonight 25th July between 5pm – 9pm, we went early we had a great time with loads of different stall with all...

Burntwood Wakes 2013 festival

This weekend is the annual Burntwood wakes festival, which was on Friday 19th July with tribute band including Tony barrat, the Beatles’s (Burntwood Beatles tribute band and swede dreams a Abba tribute band, we...

Brownhills Methodist Church Christmas Trees

  Just a very quick post about the reminder of the Brownhills Methodist Church Christmas tree festival, the ceremony is on Thursday 6th that starts at 7:30 at the methodist church on silver street Brownhills, also  Open Fri daytime to view trees,...

Pelsall Carnival 2012

  We went today to the annual Pelsall Carnival, we arrived a bit later than we would normal at about 12, as we had other commitments with the kids for beaver camp. The Market that was...

Burntwood Lantern Parade 2011

Just a quick post about the Burntwood Lantern parade on Saturday 10th December, The Lantern parade is organised by Forward Action Burntwood (Fab) Charity. This is a yearly event, this year I have got...

Pelsall Carnival 2011

We went to Pelsall Carnival, market & fair on Saturday 2nd July, We didn’t get there until after 11am parking wasn’t to bad most people had parked around the main roads around the common...

Fuzzbox At Birmingham Artsfest

I went to see Fuzzbox doing a set at the Birmingham artsfest today, Birmingham artsfest was all different events around the city from Friday to Sunday, they were performing on the stage in Centenary...

Cannock Chase

Me and my daughter went over to part of Cannock Chase today more the milford common side, I must say have been over Cannock Chase alot because of my photography and think it is great we...