Crime

Facebook and your data

March 20, 2018 Gareth

Worried about your Facebook Data after hearing the news about Cambridge Analytica? Huffington Post have some useful tips on protecting yourself from Facebook taking your, and your friends, data. https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/how-to-protect-yourself-from-the-quiz-that-cambridge-analytica-used_uk_5aaf9b0de4b0c33361b23149

Uncategorized

Clocks change this weekend….

March 20, 2018 Gareth

This Sunday, 25th March, The UK will switch to British Summer Time (BST) at 1am on Sunday morning, meaning people will effectively lose an hour’s sleep. The change, also known as daylight saving time, will mean there […]

Environment

Rubbish Meeting – Ladywood Litter Summit

March 17, 2018 Gareth

Birmingham Labour held a pre-election meeting stunt yesterday (Thursday) afternoon, 15th March 2018 16:30 at Birmingham City Council House. Called by the local MP – there was a constituency wide Litter Summit. The hard to find […]

Jewellery Quarter

JQ Heritage Activity Programmes Launch

March 14, 2018 Gareth

Today I was invited to the Launch of the heritage activity programmes for New Standard Works and Townscapes Heritage Projects. I also got a chance to see the development of the urban farm on the […]

Committee Meetings

Ladywood Ward Forum – 14th March

March 14, 2018 Gareth

Local residents are invited to come along to the: LADYWOOD WARD FORUM 14 MARCH 2018 at 7pm Ladywood Health & Community Centre, St Vincent Street West Main items for discussion- Edgbaston Reservoir Master Plan Icknield Port […]

Homeless

Real Help for the Homeless

March 13, 2018 Gareth

The Liberal Democrats are fighting for a new solution that would tackle the growing problem of rough sleeping at its root. The plan includes extra investment in mental health services as well as investment in […]

SohoandJQ

Ward Walk – 11th March

March 12, 2018 Gareth

Had a great day doing a ward walk around Soho and Jewellery Quarter with members of the team. Met many members of the public and followed up on a few projects that are coming along. […]

Cancer Research

Cancer Awareness – A Personal Story

February 20, 2018 Gareth

Last week I turned 40, and became older than my mother was when she was killed by breast cancer all the way back in 1989. Breast cancer is the most common cancer in the UK. […]