Jewellery Quarter

Jewellers Arms – License Application

November 8, 2017 Gareth

Residents and interested parties have until the end of the day (8th November) to comment on the licensing application for the Jewellers Arms. I have been contacted by some residents from adjacent and nearby apartments […]

Education

Birmingham Teachers Plugging the Funding Gap

October 3, 2017 Gareth

Education spending cuts are forcing many schools to dramatically reduce the amount they spend on supply teachers. A local teacher reports that teachers are plugging the funding gap; All class teachers are entitled to a […]

Benefits

Universal Credit Chaos – Roll-Out Failure

September 30, 2017 Gareth

The Universal Credit Roll-Out is in chaos. Tory backbenchers in Parliament have called for a pause before the entire system collapses. Ladywood has the highest claimant rate in Birmingham of 10.3% of the population claiming […]