Monthly Archives: October 2011

Don’t want trick or treaters at your door?

If you don’t want trick or treaters at your door, West Midlands Police has produced this poster (see below) that you can download and stick to your door or window. Or you can log onto its new Flikr site and … Continue reading

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Sponsored walk honours mum hours after she dies

More than 100 parents and children took part in a sponsored walk this morning in Pelsall, just hours after the woman who inspired the event died from secondary breast cancer. Local mum Sharon Tyler, aged 34, died in the early … Continue reading

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Schoolgirls to dance at tumbling championships

Two Pelsall schoolgirls are to perform at the opening ceremony of The World Trampoline and Tumbling Championships next month. Amber Millard, aged nine, and Madeleine Smith, aged eight,  at the event, which takes place at the NIA, Birmingham. The girls, … Continue reading

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Sponsored walk to honour mum with cancer

Dozens of babies, toddlers and parents are taking part in a sponsored walk in Pelsall this Friday to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. The walk has been organised to honour local mum, Sharon Tyler, who is receiving treatment in … Continue reading

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Red Star AFC to hold fundraising fashion show

A Pelsall-based junior football team is holding a fashion show to raise funds for the club. Red Star Raiders, who train in Aldridge, are hosting Next One Fashions at Mckechnie’s Sports and Social Club, Middlemore Lane, Aldridge, on Friday, November 18. … Continue reading

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Poppies to be sold in the village

British Legion poppies will be sold in the village on Saturday, October 29, Saturday, November 5 and Saturday, November 12, between 10am and 2pm. Many shops in Pelsall will sell poppies throughout the remembrance period, including Spar, SCS Pet Supplies, … Continue reading

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Pelsall man received into Christ Church

Pelsall man Andy Brown, member of Christ Church in Blakenall Walsall, has been professed in the Franciscan Third order, at St Luke’s Church, Birmingham. Andy, a former nurse, was one of seven novices to be received into the order following … Continue reading

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Methodist Church celebrates King James Bible anniversary

The Methodist Church is celebrating the 400th anniversary of the King James Authorised Bible with an exhibition of different editions. Bibles will be on loan from Pelsall History Society, Bible Society, church members, and Pelsall residents on Saturday, October 22 … Continue reading

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Jumble sale at St Michael’s

A jumble sale is being held at St Michael’s Church  hall tomorrow (Saturday, October 15) to help raise funds for the Mayor’s charities. The event opens at 10am and ends at 2pm. Bric a brac, clothing, books, DVDs and toys … Continue reading

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Job shop every Tuesday

A job shop to help people find employment has been organised with help from Brownhills, Pelsall, Rushall and Shelfield Area Partnership. The job shop is held every Tuesday morning at Manor Farm Community Association and is run by a small … Continue reading

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