Local News

£100 MILLION FUNDING FOR POLICE TO TACKLE VIOLENT CRIME

The Chancellor announced in the Spring Statement today that this funding will ease policing pressures and will pay for police forces to have more officers available to respond to crime or patrol in communities.

Sajid Javid celebrates success at WRH

MP for Bromsgrove, Sajid Javid has long campaigned for additional funding for Worcestershire Acute Hospital Trust, to ensure the best possible access to care for his Bromsgrove constituents.

Update on Hospital Car Parking

Following an appeal from the leader of Bromsgrove Council to the Department of Health regarding hospital car parking charges, Cllr Geoff Denaro has received a response from Lord O’Shaughnessy, Under Secretary of State at the Department of Health, and has notified Council of his intent to continue pressing on the question of car parking affordability.

Step Forward in Battle for Infrastructure Investment in Bromsgrove

County and District councillor Karen May, a longstanding campaigner for resources for Bromsgrove, has secured a key agreement from the County Council and the Worcestershire LEP for a strategic traffic assessment to be undertaken for the north of the county. This is a vital step forward to improving Bromsgrove’s infrastructure needs.

Local Campaigner Seeks Assurances on Hagley Library

Following the ongoing consultation about library services, local Hagley campaigner and Parish Councillor Kyle Daisley has written to Bromsgrove District Council to asked for a formal update about the future of Hagley’s library services.

Bromsgrove Tackles Homelessness

At last night’s Council meeting (23rd Jan) councillors in Bromsgrove voted cross-party to look at ways to increase awareness of what to do when you or someone you know is faced with sudden homelessness.