Monthly Archives: April 2012

Pelsall Carnival Queen chosen for 2012

The Pelsall Carnival Queen, Princess and Rosebuds 2012 have been chosen after a closely-fought contest. A competition at Pelsall Community Centre yesterday (April 29) saw 13 entrants vying for the title of Queen, seven for Princess and ten for Rosebud. … Continue reading

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Ghost walk in Pelsall to raise money for charity

Would-be ghost busters are invited to a ghost walk around Pelsall this Friday (May 4) to raise money for charity. The walk, organised by local author Annita Bates, who wrote Ghosts Around Pelsall and Pelsall Times Past & Present, is holding the … Continue reading

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Children and care home residents get crafty

Residents at Pelsall Hall Care Home have been enjoying some craft sessions with pupils from St Michael’s School  as part of a growing community project. The youngsters in years 3 and 4 are going to the hall in Paradise Lane … Continue reading

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Match report: Red Star Raiders under 10s

Red Star Raiders under 10s report from Sunday, April 22 by Shaun Fallon Walsall Junior Youth League Division 1 Red Star Raiders 0 Lane Head Trojans 1 Excellent ground work covered by both squads left little chance at either end. … Continue reading

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Global music producer thanks Pelsall for first gig

If it wasn’t for Pelsall Community Centre, Steve Jenkins might never have embarked on a career in the music industry, writes Jayne Howarth. For Jenkins, who went on to help discover such global superstars as Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake … Continue reading

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St Michael’s pupils raise £1900 for Air Ambulance

Pupils at St Michael’s CE School in Pelsall have raised more than £1,900 for Midlands Air Ambulance after taking part in a safety treasure hunt quiz. The efforts of the youngsters at the school in Maple Road went “above and … Continue reading

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British Legion awareness day on Saturday

Members of the newly-formed Royal British Legion Pelsall Branch are holding an awareness day this Saturday to encourage villagers to join up. The branch was officially formed earlier this year and is led by Karen Clifft. Karen and other committee … Continue reading

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Junior teams wanted for Festival of Football

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Players wanted for Pelsall Villa Colts

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Gardening project at care home

Residents at Pelsall Hall, in Paradise Lane, are looking forward to growing their own flowers and eating vegetables grown in their own backyard, thanks to its woodland garden project. Contractors are on site at the care home to work on … Continue reading

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