Faith In Action Showcase

by danielbarker on 11 October, 2019

This year faith partners are organising an event to showcase the huge difference that people of faiths make in Walsall. The aim is to demonstrate the wonderful work faith organisations and groups are doing in Walsall to promote integration. The 4 hour event will also have some short inspirational presentations, entertainment, such as dance and […]

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by danielbarker on 10 October, 2019

Published by LGA Lib Dems  Responding to the Chancellor’s infrastructure funding announcement which will see investment in roads and the creation of a national bus strategy, Councillor Howard Sykes, LGA Liberal Democrat Group Leader, said: “With the number of bus journeys at the lowest level in over a decade, a national bus strategy is an important step […]

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Walsall Healthy Child Programme 0-19 Consultation

by danielbarker on 9 October, 2019

Walsall Council are seeking the views of professionals and service users in Walsall about the Healthy Child Programme — including the health in pregnancy, health visiting, school nursing & teenage pregnancy services. For more info & to have your say visit The closing date is 22nd October 2019. Content published and promoted by Willenhall […]

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Published by LGA Lib Dems  Following the news that developers will be able to convert commercial buildings into homes without planning permission, the Local Government Association Liberal Democrat Group’s planning lead, Cllr Adele Morris, said: “Planning is not a barrier to house-building, with councils approving nine in 10 planning applications. It is essential that councils and […]

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Education Overview & Scrutiny Committee meets tonight

by danielbarker on 8 October, 2019

Ok, I know it doesn’t sound exciting, but that’s what I shall be going to tonight, 6pm at Walsall Council House in Lichfield Street. To whet your appetite, the agenda includes the following: The Special Educational Needs Local Area Improvement Programme Education, Health & Care Plans The ‘Right for Children’ Transformation Programme Just to be […]

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Coming soon at Short Heath Methodist Church……

by danielbarker on 7 October, 2019

Content published and promoted by Willenhall Liberal Democrats all at 23 Lynwood Close, New Invention WV12 5BW

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Peace is the most important thing

by danielbarker on 4 October, 2019

Peace – we take it for granted don’t we. It’s an absence of something – violence – rather than a tangible thing. And yet for those who have lived through terrible violence, peace is a prize well worth having, and once achieved must be prized above everything else, because warfare – the lack of peace […]

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Walsall Works Jobs Bulletin October 2019

by danielbarker on 3 October, 2019

Sales Co-Ordinator Walsall Monday to Friday, 40hpw, £18,000 – £19,000 Barhale are looking to recruit a Sales Co-ordinator to join their busy team. The role will ensure the level of service provided to BCS customers is of highest standard and all communications maintained. Queries and issues are to be dealt with as a matter of […]

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What is the Government doing about….

by danielbarker on 2 October, 2019

Deaths amongst the homeless – a METRO Report A huge increase in drugs fatalities has led to the biggest rise in deaths of homeless people in England and Wales since records began. Last year 726 homeless people died – a rise of 22% in a year, Office for National Statistics figures show. Two in five […]

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More than 15,000 schools will have less money per pupil in real terms in 2020 than they did in 2015 Responding to the relaunch of the National Education Union’s ‘School Cuts’ website, which reveals that more than 15,000 schools will have less money per pupil in real terms in 2020 than they did in 2015, […]

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