Tag Archives: Marco Longhi

Parking outside new Village Centre to be reviewed

Walsall Council is looking to resolve parking problems outside the new £4.5 million Village Centre after complaints about motorists’ views being blocked. Concern has been raised about the double yellow lines falling short around the High Street junction that leads … Continue reading

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Councillors seek to reassure villagers over bridge plans

Pelsall councillors have sought to reassure villagers about plans to consult on de-registering common land so that an application to build a new bridge can go ahead. Councillors Marco Longhi, Garry Perry and Oliver Bennett said they were working with Walsall Council Transportation … Continue reading

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Playground officially opened

Pupils from the three Pelsall primary schools came together on Monday to help open officially the new play area on the Common. Joining the youngsters from Ryders Hayes School, St Michael’s CE School and Pelsall Village School were the Mayor … Continue reading

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Village pupils to help officially open Common play area

One hundred and fifty children from the three Pelsall primary schools will help to officially open the village’s £70,000 play area on Monday. The pupils from St Michael’s CE, Ryders Hayes and Pelsall Village Schools will be among the guests … Continue reading

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New play area on Common opens

Pelsall’s £70,000 improved play area on the Common has reopened after a month-long revamp. Work started on Pelsall Common play area in the middle of August and reopened yesterday. As well as the new features, which include logs and landscaping, Contractor Jack … Continue reading

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Work to begin on play area improvements soon

Improvements to Pelsall Common play area are set to begin later this month. Work is scheduled to start on Monday, August 15, and will take about five weeks to complete, weather permitting. The contractor will be appointed shortly. Pelsall councillors, … Continue reading

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Work to begin on new health centre soon

Work on the new £4 million health centre, children’s centre and library in Pelsall is due to start on July 4. Councillor Marco Longhi has received confirmation from Sue Grainger, Walsall Council’s head of library services,  that ISG contractors will … Continue reading

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Coun Longhi calls for barrier to be installed

Councillor Marco Longhi has written about his frustration at the lack of action by private landowners and Walsall Council to build a barrier on land that is frequented by travellers. Coun Longhi  said he was angry that despite assurances two … Continue reading

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Coun Longhi thanks supporters

Marco Longhi, the re-elected councillor for Pelsall, has thanked local voters for their support. Coun Longhi, who was first elected in 1999, said he owed a “huge debt of gratitude” to the people of the village who turned out to support … Continue reading

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Petition launched to improve play area on Common

A petition has been launched to get the play area on Pelsall Common upgraded. Led by the three ward councillors, Marco Longhi, Garry Perry and Oliver Bennett, the petition calls for improved facilities. “The existing play area has served Pelsall … Continue reading

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