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Civic Society adds its support to Brierley Hill SNOW campaign

Brierley Hill Civic Society has unanimously backed local residents objecting to the Clean Power proposals for a waste to energy plant at Moor Street Brierley Hill. Amongst the reasons it gives are a large increase in heavy vehicles in the area, an over intensification of the site for waste management purposes (the area has already been blighted by the RDF wast mountain) and loss of amenity for residents living close to the site.

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Brierley Hill Civic Society publishes its November minutes

At its November meeting Brierley Hill Civic Society heard a spending speech from canal expert and enthusiast Graham Fisher MBE and then discussed progress on the Brierley Hill in Bloom project and the forthcoming Brierley Hill Christmas festival. A record 28 people attended the meeting – which is open to anyone who has an interest in our town past, present and future.

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Brierley Hill Civic Society invites you to: “The Fact In Fiction” A talk by local author Michael Taylor on Monday, 23rd April, 2012, 5.30pm, St Michael’s Church

You are invited to “The Fact In Fiction” A talk by local author Michael Taylor on Monday, 23rd April, 2012 at St Michael’s Church, Bell Street South, Brierley Hill Starting at 5.30pm The talk deals in a humorous way with how Michael got started in writing romantic fiction aimed at women readers, and the tremendous […]

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Online now! Video of Brendan Hawthorne reading his Brierley Hill poem

Brendan Hawthorne, Black Country poet extraordinaire, was commissioned by English Heritage to work with members of Brierley Hill Civic society to capture their thoughts on the past, present and future of Brierley Hill, as art of the ‘Brierley Hillness’ project. Here he performs he poem at Artspace in Brierley Hill to an audience of form […]

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