Stourbridge - Wallheath

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Prolific arsonist jailed for torching cars in Wall Heath

Stourbridge News:

3:26pm Friday 25th July 2014

AN arsonist who endangered the lives of Wall Heath when he set a pub outbuilding and four parked cars on fire, has been jailed for 10 years.

Man found guilty of starting blaze in Wall Heath

Stourbridge News: Whitchurch teacher cleared of having sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl

2:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

A MAN who put lives at risk when he set fire to an outbuilding at a derelict Wall Heath pub is facing a spell behind bars.

Charity match to be held in memory of Wall Heath football fan

Stourbridge News: James Lakin

11:37am Tuesday 24th June 2014

FRIENDS of a Wall Heath football fanatic who died suddenly, have organised a charity match in his name.

Family fun day in Wall Heath

8:00am Monday 23rd June 2014

A RIO-themed summer fun day will take place in Wall Heath.

Newly elected councillor set for charity skydive

Stourbridge News: Natalie Neale

9:00am Sunday 22nd June 2014

RECENTLY elected Tory councillor Natalie Neale had to keep tight-lipped during campaigning as she prepared to fulfil a long time ambition.

Wall Heath scouts to celebrate centenary

4:49pm Friday 20th June 2014

WALL Heath Scout Group will be celebrating 100 years with an open day this weekend.

Wall Heath Horticultural Guild & Flower Club

10:36am Thursday 19th June 2014

Plans are going ahead for The Annual Wall Heath Horticultural and Flower Show on Saturday September 13 at 2.30pm.

Runners get set for Gavin Tipper 5K in Wall Heath

Stourbridge News: Running club members, centre, John Glover, Ingrid Cain and Jim Bibb with beginners from the 2014 course.

12:00pm Saturday 31st May 2014

DUDLEY Kingswinford Running Club is gearing up for its annual Gavin Tipper 5K charity race which takes place in Wall Heath next week.

Gutsy Wall Heath student gears up for mountainous challenge

Stourbridge News: Ben Boleyn

5:00pm Sunday 4th May 2014

BIG-hearted Ben Boleyn is pulling out all the stops this summer to help raise funds for a children's charity.

Wall Heath set to host biggest mid-week road race in the West Midlands

Stourbridge News: GP to run 52 miles for Chernobyl kids

11:13am Tuesday 29th April 2014

UP to 1,000 runners from across the country are set to descend on Wall Heath which is hosting one of the biggest mid-week road races in the West Midlands next week.

DK runners take on marathon challenge

Stourbridge News: DK runners take on marathon challenge

2:46pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

ATHLETES from Dudley Kingswinford Running Club tested themselves on the biggest stage of all by taking part in Sunday’s London Marathon.

Football icon Sir Trevor Brooking to open new Kewford Eagles base in Wall Heath

Stourbridge News: Project leader Colin Worthington and spokesman Lynn Boleyn at the new Kewford Eagles site.

12:24pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

TWELVE years of toil, sweat and tears will come to a happy conclusion on Saturday April 26 when football icon Sir Trevor Brooking officially opens Kewford Eagles fabulous new facilities in Wall Heath.

Wall Heath Community Association

10:07am Thursday 3rd April 2014

The group is starting a curling group for beginners and will meet on Tuesday afternoons at he community centre, Enville Road with the sessions starting at 2pm and going through to 4.30pm. The first session will be on April 1.

Robbers foiled as Wall Heath shop staff snatch back takings

5:59pm Friday 21st March 2014

ROBBERS were forced to flee empty handed after gutsy shop staff and members of the public thwarted a raid at a Wall Heath store this morning (Friday March 21).

Kewford Eagles set for official opening of new 30-acre football site in Wall Heath

Stourbridge News: Project leader Colin Worthington and spokesman Lynn Boleyn at the new Kewford Eagles site.

5:00pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

KEWFORD Eagles are set to celebrate a red letter day next month with the official opening of their 30-acre site facilities in Wall Heath.

Wall Heath hairdressers to donate proceeds to charity

11:00am Friday 28th February 2014

WALL Heath hair stylists are giving up their day off to support a Wolverhampton children’s charity.

Wall Heath man to face half marathon challenge for Alzheimer’s Research UK

Stourbridge News: Hannah Stevens and Iain Gillett

3:10pm Thursday 27th February 2014

A COMPASSIONATE Wall Heath fundraiser is set to pull on his running shoes to raise money for a cause close to his best friend's heart.

Kingswinford postie jailed after pocketing letters containing children's cash

1:50pm Thursday 9th January 2014

A 21-YEAR-OLD Kingswinford postman who pocketed letters addressed to children because he thought they might contain cash to help him clear debts he built up after starting to smoke cannabis has been jailed for six months.

Police donate £1 million to local good causes

2:00pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

A FOOTBALL club based in Wall Heath is one of many worthy causes to benefit from £1 million worth of donations from West Midlands Police.

Stourbridge hospice opens 17th charity shop

Stourbridge News: L-r front: Oliver Coote, four, Mair Lees, Daniel Coote, Jade Charlton, all nine, Sam Pearman, seven. Back l-r: Cllr Pete Lowe, manageress Abi Worsey, hospice senior manager Paul Robinson, manageress Helen Hobbs, hospice CEO Steve Jackson. Buy pic:501315RS

11:00am Monday 9th December 2013

STOURBRIDGE’S Mary Stevens Hospice has celebrated the opening of its 17th charity shop in the region.

Wall Heath man jailed for three years for drugs offences

11:04am Friday 6th December 2013

A 29-YEAR-OLD Wall Heath man found to have £4,000 worth of drugs stashed away after he was pulled over by police for speeding has been jailed for three years.

Santa set for Kinver and Stourbridge sleigh outings

Stourbridge News: Mike Deathridge as Santa on Kinver Rotary Club's Santa sleigh.

1:00pm Monday 2nd December 2013

SANTA will be touring the streets of Kinver and Stourbridge as the Rotary Club of Kinver take him on his annual sleigh outings.

Dudley South Ladies Luncheon

11:00am Sunday 20th October 2013

Chairman Mary Jones welcomed back 36 members and 3 visitors following the summer break.

Wall Heath Horticultural Guild

1:00pm Friday 18th October 2013

The Guild seems to be going from strength to strength with so many more people coming to our monthly meetings, which are held on the first Tuesday of the month at 7.30pm at Wall Heath Community Centre in Enville Road. The community centre holds many clubs and events for all tastes at varying dates.

Local florists to attend the next meeting of Wall Heath Flower Club

10:12am Tuesday 15th October 2013

WALL Heath Flower Club will welcome two local florists to its next meeting.

Wall Heath artists set for latest exhibition

Stourbridge News: L-r - Brenda Evans, Malcolm Wesson, Ann Davies, Chris Hyde. Buy photo: 411323M

2:35pm Wednesday 9th October 2013

WALL Heath Art Club members are putting the finishing brush strokes to their art work ahead of their annual exhibition.

Man arrested after seven cars set ablaze in Wall Heath

Stourbridge News: Pic by Brierley Hill firefighter Chris Phillips

11:17am Monday 9th September 2013

A MAN has been arrested after seven cars were set on fire in Wall Heath overnight.

Autumn extravaganza at Wall Heath show

Stourbridge News: l-r Tony and Linda Hickman prepare the 67th Wall Heath annual show.

5:00pm Sunday 1st September 2013

COMPETITION will be fierce as the fruits of hard labour are judged at the 67th Wall Heath annual show.

College director in the saddle to help borough's heart charity

Stourbridge News: Kim Babb

4:38pm Tuesday 13th August 2013

A WALL Heath woman got on her bike to raise money for a charity that helps people with heart problems to get back on their feet.

Dudley South Ladies Luncheon

10:00am Friday 9th August 2013

At the July meeting Chairman Mary Jones welcomed 36 members, Speaker Patrick Harley and guest MP for Dudley South Chris Kelly.

UKIP MEP now "regrets" 'bongo bongo land' remark made at Black Country meeting

Stourbridge News: Godfrey Bloom

6:27pm Wednesday 7th August 2013

UNDER fire UKIP politician Godfrey Bloom now says he "sincerely regrets" any offence that may have been taken over the controversial ‘bongo bongo land’ comments that he made at a Black Country meeting.

Stourbridge UKIP campaigners defend Godfrey Bloom's controversial 'bongo bongo land' comments

Stourbridge News: Godfrey Bloom

4:21pm Wednesday 7th August 2013

STOURBRIDGE UKIP activists have defended a “flamboyant” Euro MP who sparked a nationwide furore after telling a Black Country meeting that Britain should stop sending aid to ‘Bongo Bongo Land’.

Big-hearted Wall Heath footballers donate kit to African youngsters

Stourbridge News: Big-hearted Wall Heath footballers donate kit to African youngsters

5:00pm Saturday 27th July 2013

KEWFORD Eagles has donated kit and footballs to the RAF’s Taking Football to Africa Appeal.

Wall Heath animal lover on mission to save caged bear

12:00pm Thursday 18th July 2013

AN animal lover from Wall Heath is on a mission to help free a bear from captivity in Eastern Europe but she needs help from generous traders.

Labour Party selects Natasha Millward to fight for Dudley South

Stourbridge News: Natasha Millward - Labour's Parliamentary candidate for Dudley South.

2:30pm Monday 15th July 2013

LABOUR Party members have selected Natasha Millward as their best chance of unseating Dudley South Tory MP Chris Kelly at the next General Election.

Dudley South ladies Luncheon

12:00pm Friday 5th July 2013

Chairman Mary Jones welcomed 42 members and one visitor for a three-course lunch and to hear speaker Councillor Michael Evans, former Mayor of Dudley. Being Mayor takes seven days a week and sometimes five times a day. He particularly enjoyed welcoming visitors to the Mayor's chambers and ended his term of office with the Mayor's Ball. Over the year £24, 400 was raised for his charities, SAFA and Leukaemia.

Researchers appeal for help to solve Wall Heath and Kingswinford war memorial mystery

9:00am Monday 24th June 2013

DEDICATED researchers are appealing for people in Kingswinford and Wall Heath to help them trace details of soldiers who died in World War One and Two.

New owners promise to restore iconic Wall Heath pub

8:00am Wednesday 8th May 2013

ICONIC Wall Heath nightclub The Kingfisher has new owners who are promising to return the venue to its former glory.

Wall Heath Horticultural Guild

11:00am Wednesday 1st May 2013

A great meeting was held once again on Tuesday April 9 at Wall Heath Community Centre.

Marathon runners celebrate worthy finish times and fundraising efforts

Stourbridge News: Stourbridge Running club members.

6:38pm Wednesday 24th April 2013

MARATHON runners from Black Country running clubs have been celebrating worthy finish times and fundraising efforts.

New base for Kewford Eagles takes shape

Stourbridge News: New base for Kewford Eagles takes shape

8:30am Wednesday 10th April 2013

THE changing face of Wall Heath continues to gather pace with the construction of Kewford Eagles new premises in Swindon Road now reaching an advanced stage.

Hospice supporters gear up for Moonlight Walk

Stourbridge News: Hospice supporters gear up for Moonlight Walk

11:04am Friday 5th April 2013

STOURBRIDGE’S Mary Stevens Hospice is gearing up to hold a new ladies only moonlit fundraiser to help pull in charity cash.

Wall Heath born farming innovator dies aged 98

Stourbridge News: Famous farming innovator Philip Solari

11:14am Tuesday 2nd April 2013

A WALL Heath man who became one of Britain’s most reknown farmers has died at the age of 98.

Wall Heath dodgy diesel dealer told to pay £42k

9:00am Thursday 28th March 2013

A DODGY diesel dealer from Wall Heath has been handed a bill for £42,000 at a Proceeds of Crime hearing.

Campaigners celebrate as quarry appeal deadline passes

8:00am Wednesday 27th February 2013

THE battle against plans for a new quarry in Wall Heath is finally over after an appeal deadline passed.

Wall Heath association announces table sale date

8:30am Monday 25th February 2013

WALL Heath Community Association is getting set for a table top sale at the community centre on Sunday March 2.

Wall Heath women in good voice to appeal for new conductor

3:56pm Monday 11th February 2013

WALL Heath women who are always in good voice have put a call out for a new conductor.

Wall Heath dancers aim for good cause dosh

9:00am Saturday 26th January 2013

PEOPLE at a Wall Heath venue will be able to dance their way to dosh for a good cause at an event in March.

Burglar jailed for raid on Wall Heath pensioner's home

2:51pm Wednesday 23rd January 2013

A SERIAL burglar who took just a few pounds during a raid on a Wall Heath pensioner's home has been jailed.

Lotto cash helps Wall Heath and Kingswinford memorial project

4:57pm Monday 21st January 2013

LOTTERY cash is helping pay for a permanent record of Wall Heath and Kingswinford men killed in both world wars.



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