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Danesmore Diamonds Football Club

Danesmore Diamonds Football Club was formed in 1999 and is based on Ashmore Park, Wednesfield. The Club was originally founded in 1991 as Danesmore Casuals, the initial team being formed from pupils at the former Danesmore Park Primary School. The team which plays in red, black and white is an F.A. Charter Standard Club and […]

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Tennis Coaching at West Park

‘On the Court @ West Park’ is a new Tennis coaching programme aimed at youngsters (5+) and families based at Wolverhampton’s West Park. Sessions run on Sundays and begin on the 8th November for 7 weeks. Discounts are available for siblings and families. For more information download a PDF flyer here, or call Tom Hole […]

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Calling all bird spotters in WV11

“Sparrow” by Kvjrkrao. We were recently sent a Tweet on Twitter (or perhaps it was a Chirp!?) by the West Midlands Bird Club asking us if any of our readers had spotted any interesting birds. The club, who’s Twitter profile says they have been “Serving birdwatchers & ornithologists in the four English counties of Staffordshire, […]

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Wednesfield skate park celebrates 1st anniversary (updated)

Watch YouTube footage from ‘The Battle Of the Black Country’ above. It’s been just over a year since Wednesfield’s state-of-the-art skate park ‘Amos Plaza’ was opened and last weekend local skaters celebrated the park’s first anniversary with a event organised by local skate group Gnargore, dubbed “The Battle Of The Black Country”. The event, which […]

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Northycote Farm and Country Park

We’ve heard that Northycote Farm over in WV10 have some interesting events coming up and as it’s only just down the road we thought they just might be something us folk from WV11 may be interested in: Sunday, 18 October 2009 – Fungi Foray, Sunday, 25 October 2009 – Lantern Making, Saturday, 31 October 2009 […]

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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. […]