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Visit Essington Fruit Farm’s Bluebell Wood this weekend

Essington Fruit Farm have a charity event coming up this weekend…. “Every May we open our beautiful bluebell woods in aid of our Charity of the Year, which this year is “Air Ambulance”. Usually this takes place on the May Day weekend but, like everything else this year, the bluebells are a little bit late […]

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Wednesfield & Fallings Park Partnership Officer takes a hike up Ben Nevis for charity

Wednesfield & Fallings Park neighbourhood partnership officer will hike up the highest mountain in Britain to raise money for Cancer Research UK after his own father was diagnosed with the illness. Simon Hamilton, who works for Wednesfield and Fallings Park Local Neighbourhood Partnership, will be attempting the arduous task along with his friend Diane Crutchley, […]

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Wednesfield High pupils take part in Sport Relief

Pupils from Wednesfield High were quoted in a Birmingham Mail article after taking part in a Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Mile fun run in Birmingham’s Cannon Hill Park this weekend. Wednesfield High School pupil Danesh Nigah, aged 16, completed the six-mile race with friend Jaspal Singh, aged 15. “We think it’s a really good cause, when […]

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Ashmore Park Choir: 2010 Concert Dates

Article by guest writer Irene Dodd. After a successful Christmas season singing for various charities (we raised over £1100 for Christian Aid at a concert at St Thomas’ and by carol singing in Sainsbury’s) the members of the choir are rehearsing so that they are ready for another round of concerts. The dates for your diaries are:- […]

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Wednesfield’s Got Talent by Vivian Allman

Article by guest writer Vivian Allman. A review of last night’s concert at St Thomas’s Church in Wednesfield starring the Ashmore Park Choir, another full house with just under £1000 pounds raised for the Christian Aid charity. Once more Terry Green as the Musical Director has put together another wonderful Christmas show, along with Ros […]

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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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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 […]