Pathé video footage of WW1 tank in Brierley Hill

Dr Paul Collins spoke about the tank ‘Julian’ visiting Brierley Hill in 1918 during his recent talk to the Civic Society. A bit of online research resulted in this splendid footage from Pathé films. The first shot is of the tank at the junction of Church Street and Church Hill, next to St Michael’s Church.

Thorns Summer Fayre

A Summer Fayre took place at Thorns Community College in Brierley Hill on Saturday 13 July. Attractions included tombola, raffle, stalls, games, music, birds of prey. Photo credit: Neighbours News

Fusion Festival

Jessie J, Ne-Yo JLS, McFly, The Wanted, The Saturdays & James Arthur All confirmed for Birmingham’s Brand New Fusion Festival August 31st & September 1st 2013 In support of youth charity The Prince’s Trust and in association with Capital FM Jessie J, Ne-Yo, JLS, The Wanted, McFly, The Saturdays and James Arthur are among the • Read More »

Concord Market Brierley Hill Closing Down

It is with great sadness and regret that we have decided to close Concord Market in Brierley Hill on 29th June 2013. Some traders wish to stop in the town so we will do our best to relocate them We must stress that this decision has not been made lightly but this will have no • Read More »