Public Consultation on former nursery site to rear of School Road, Hockley Heath

There will be a public consultation event to consider new proposals for the above site on Wednseday 8th April 2015 at the King George Memorial Hall from 3.30pm – 7.30pm .  All welcome.

The consultants will then be attending the meeting of Hockley Heath Parish Council on Thursday 16th April 2015 at 7.45pm at the Pavilion, Hockley Heath Recration Ground, Old Warwick Road.



SUSTAIN Solihull Voluntary Services Directory (Community Resources)

Solihull Council is committed to promoting local groups and organisations in relation to the services and activities that are available locally for individuals and communities. This is all part of our programme of supporting our citizens to find help and fellowship to live well – contributing to health and well-being. As part of this commitment they would like to signpost people to local organisations though our My Life Portal ( This new resource is being developed to help individuals and families to find and access the right information, advice and support as well as learn how to get involved in and participate in local activities.

My Life Portal will be regularly updated as new and updated information becomes available and therefore it will retain its relevance for local people.


Aquability – swimming activites for people with disabilities

FAMILY SWIM Open to the whole family, these sessions offer an ideal opportunity for people with disabilities and their families to enjoy swimming when the pools are less busy.

SWIMMING LESSONS Exclusive and group lessons are available with specially qualified instructors.  Please contact Tudor Grange Leisure Centre on 0121 705 6371 to discuss your requirements with a specialist.

AQUABILITY BUDDY SCHEME Would you like to go swimming but need additional support?  A Buddy is a personal assistant who will assist you in changing and support you in the pool so you can have a positive swimming experience: Call SoLO on 0121 779 3865

DISABILITY AQUA-FIT Aerobics in the water, this activity is a fun way to get fit in the water without having to swim! Participants must be able to be independent in the water.

Comic Relief Fun Run Sunday 22nd March 2015

Get involved in this years Comic Relief Fun Run for just £5, with all proceeds going to Comic Relief.  Join in by wearing some fun face paint or take part in costume and you could win a prize for your efforts.

The adults prize is a free months gym membership and the childs prize is a free course of physical activity of their choice, both at Tudor Grange Leisure Centre.

For full terms and conditions please visit




Parish Council Elections – what are you waiting for?

On Thursday 7th May, as well as the general election and SMBC elections, there will also be the opportunity to elect / stand for  Hockley Heath Parish Council.  If you are looking for more infromation about this or are thinking about standing yourself for election, please go to the link below or visit the parish council newsletter for February 2015.