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Local Headlines (22nd November 2009)

Photo Source There’s been lots of Wv11 news in the last week or so – here’s a round up… Comic Relief fraudster spared jail Express & Star – 13th November 2009 Cat’s teeth shattered by gun thugs Express & Star – 13th November 2009 Lifeguard cleared over swimming pool drowning of Walsall father This Is […]

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Reminder: Christmas lights turn on this Friday

WV11-born former ‘Apprentice’ runner up Ruth Badger returns to Wednesfield to switch on the Christmas lights on Friday 27th November. The event begins at 3:30pm with the lights being switched on at around 4:30pm. Is it time to put your decorations up?

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Coppice Stars on stage at the Grand

Two students from Coppice Performing Arts School here in Wv11 will be taking to the stage of the Grand Theatre tonight with the cast of High School Musical 2. Amber Lloyd, 13 and Amy Goodall, 14  won the opportunity to appear after more than 30 students auditioned from the school  in front of judges that […]

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Musical events this week in WV11

Thursday 22nd October The Royal British Legion Club on Vicarage Road, Wednesfield hosts an evening of music to raise cash for local charities. The event starts at 7:45pm and includes duo ‘Gareth & Hayley’ as well as a disco – there will also be a raffle with a top prize of a weekend break. Tickets […]

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Christmas Lights – Details Confirmed

As previously revealed by WV11, former ‘The Apprentice’ runner up and Wednesfield native Ruth Badger will return to her hometown to switch on the Christmas lights in Wednesfield this year. The event is set to take place on Friday 27th November 2009, and will begin at 3:30pm with the lights being switched on at 4:30pm. […]

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Apprentice star to turn on Christmas lights in Wednesfield?

Admittedly, it’s a little early to be mentioning the ‘C’ word (we’re looking at you and your advent calendars Marks & Spencer!), but a little birdie tells us that Wednesfield native and runner up on BBC TV show The Apprentice Ruth Badger has signed up to turn on the Christmas lights in Wednesfield this year. […]

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Fancy joining a Choir in WV11?

Ashmore Park Choir have recently returned from their Summer break and are looking for new members (especially younger people) to join them. The group currently has around 65 members and is open to anyone who enjoys singing – there are no tests to see how well you can/can’t sing! If you would like to find […]