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Cottesbrooke Walking Group – Wednesdays 9am – Everyone Welcome- Updated Sept 18

Every Wednesday at 9am, Cottesbrooke Walking Group meet in Stockfield Park  on Cedars Avenue for an hour’s stroll through the quieter parts of Acocks Green. The walk is free, the people are friendly and it’s an opportunity to chat, get some fresh … Continue reading

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Towpath Upgrade and Temporary Closure

December Update – The resurfacing continues at a good pace. It is continuing to the boundary of Solihull, which is Lincoln Road Bridge.   As part of the Birmingham Cycle Revolution Funding, which aims is to encourage more people to … Continue reading

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Friendly Cafe Re-Opens on Yardley Road

On Wednesdays 9.30am to 12.30pm the cafe at the Baptist Church Hall is open again.  The friendly staff welcome all customers with a smile and a chat and they offer very reasonable prices. Fresh coffee and toast is just 80p!  They also offer soup, cakes and … Continue reading

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Saving Oak Meadow

Oak Meadow is an Open Green Space just off the Grand Union Canal in Acocks Green. It is accessible from the towpath and has paths running through it that take you to Cambridge Way and Eaton Wood Drive. It is a … Continue reading

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Volunteer Walk Leaders with Health Exchange

Health Exchange are looking for volunteers to lead Health Walks in our local community. If you are able and willing to volunteer a couple of hours of your time each week, then they would like to hear from you! They … Continue reading

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Be Active Day 27th July 2011

With Olympic preparations moving into top gear, the team behind the award winning public health project – Be active – is challenging Birmingham to shake off its reputation as an unfit city. On Wednesday July 27th – exactly a year … Continue reading

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Walk 4 Life – this Sunday 26th Sept – 4pm

We all want to be a little fitter & healthier, and walking is such an easy way to improve your health:  It doesn’t cost anything, you don’t need any special equipment, you can vary the distance and speed, and you … Continue reading

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A Haven of Peace and Quiet

Yardley Cemetery is a huge, historic, public open space to explore and enjoy in Acocks Green.  It’s also a short cut for people living around Clay Lane who want to get to Yardley Rd for the number 11 bus and … Continue reading

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Goings On in AG

 Send us information about regular events/meetings in the area. Please let us know if this needs updating and check the activity is on before setting off.  Because of Covid restrictions many of these activities will be suspended. Please check with … Continue reading

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September’s Great British Clean Up

Every year Keep Britain Tidy work with community groups and individuals to do litter picks and tidy ups in a national campaign. Because of Covid the planned Great British Spring clean ups were postponed but now the campaign is back … Continue reading

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