Wednesday 18 July 2018, 7.30-9pm
Kings Heath Community Centre, Heathfield Road, B14 7DB
Open to all residents
Come and hear about the events and activities we’ve been involved with during 2017-2018, including:
- Fighting for clean air in Kings Heath
- Campaign to reopen Kings Heath train station
- Police Crime Commissioner listening event
We welcome new members to join us, particularly to help with work on air pollution, traffic surveying and community engagement. If you’re interested in joining us, please come along to the meeting.
Birmingham City Council Planning and Development have opened a consultation for a planning application at St Dunstan’s RC Church on Kingsfield Road. The proposal is for:
“Reordering works to include the demolition of the original linking porch between the church and the church hall and its replacement”
The above application was accepted by the Council on 24 April 2018. The Council are inviting comments on the application until 18 May 2018.
To view the application details and to submit your comments, visit the Council’s Planning website. The application reference number is 2018/02665/PA.
The local candidates standing for election to Birmingham City Council at the upcoming local government elections will be at a hustings event on Wednesday, 18 April 2018. The event starts at 7.30pm and takes place at Kings Heath Baptist Church hall (opposite Asda), 80 High Street, B14 7JZ. Come along to hear what the candidates have to say.
Birmingham City Council Planning and Regeneration have opened a consultation on a proposal for land use at the rear of 154–174 Woodthorpe Road, Kings Heath. The proposal is for the “retention of sale and storage of vehicles, timber shed office building and two gates”.
The Council accepted the application on 17 January 2018 and are inviting comments from the public, preferably before 14 February 2018.
More details are available on the Council’s website:
Fighting For Air, an air pollution documentary presented by Dr Xand van Tulleken, will be shown on BBC2 on Wednesday 10 January 2018 at 9pm.
Recorded with the help of local enthusiasts and volunteers in December 2017 for Kings Heath Clean Air Day, the programme investigates:
- how communities and experts in pollution science can work together to reduce air pollution on the High Street on a single day
- the effect of air pollution on the human body after being exposed to a typical city street
Birmingham City Council’s Planning and Regeneration department have shared an application about the proposed demolition of the former Kingsway Cinema on Kings Heath High Street. The existing masonry frontage will be kept.
The application is open for public consultation until 11 January 2018: