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:
Moseley and Kings Heath Community Partnership have announced the next meeting date for residents to discuss issues affecting School Road and the surrounding streets.
The meeting takes place at 7pm on Wednesday, 24 January 2018 at:
Kings Heath Primary School
Join Dr Xand van Tulleken and residents this Friday, 1 December 2017 for Kings Heath’s Clean Air Day – a BBC experiment to see if we can reduce air pollution on the High Street.
Amazing Productions, a production company from London, are making a documentary for BBC2 about air pollution in the UK. Part of their enquiry focuses on Kings Heath, and considers what can be done to reduce traffic and emissions causing air pollution on the High Street.
A public meeting to gather views from residents and business owners on how to tackle air quality and traffic on Kings Heath High Street takes place on:
Tuesday, 24 October 2017
6pm to 8.30pm
All Saints Centre, 2 Vicarage Road, Kings Heath, B14 7RA
The meeting will be filmed.