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Allotments Get a New Environmentally-Friendly Loo

Thanks to a grant form the Big Lottery Fund, Wharfland Allotments in Acocks Green have installed the first toilet on the site in it’s 110 year existence. The odourless eco-friendly toilet uses no water or electricity,  is solar powered and … Continue reading

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Stone Hall Enrolment Week – Mon 7th to Sat 12th September 2015

Its that time of year again to think about taking advantage of the Adult Education opportunities available in our area. English, Maths and beginner Computer courses are free and depending on your personal circumstances other courses may be free too. Here is … Continue reading

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Fresh Food, Fresh Air and Exercise

Acocks Green has allotments available for this year, and this is a great time to get stuck in and start growing your own fruit and vegetables. Some of the benefits to having your own allotment: Healthy Eating There are a … Continue reading

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Farmers Market and Autumn Funday this Saturday – 15th September

This Saturday Acocks Green welcomes the third Farmers Market in Acocks Green. There will be some of our favourite stalls as well as an Autumn Funday, dancing and music. The Farmers Market takes place on the third Saturday of every … Continue reading

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Acocks Green – Village in Bloom – Update – Digging For Victory

*******UPDATE**********The Village in Bloom judges are in Acocks Green this Thursday 26th July. The tireless, enthusiastic and green-fingered Fran Lee and other volunteers have been working hard to make Acocks Green look more colourful and tidy. Look out for them in their High Viz jackets … Continue reading

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Get on Board the Carnival Campaign

Acocks Green Carnival has a long and successful history in our area and is one of the few community organised events that can boast a street procession.  The organising committee plan the details of the day well in advance and … Continue reading

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