Question Time with Police & Crime Commissioner 28th March


Owing to growing local concerns regarding crimes and community safety, Moseley, Kings Heath and Brandwood Resident Forums invite you to:

Question Time with Police & Crime Commissioner – David Jamieson

***Open to residents in Moseley, Kings Heath, Brandwood areas***

Doors Open 7pm to start prompt at 7.30pm


First hour will be pre submitted questions to the PCC based on concerns raised in local areas. There will be some time for questions from the floor

To ensure we can accommodate as many people as possible please request tickets below to reserve your place.

Please let us know your access or communication needs by the 19th March 2018. We will do our best to meet these.

Parking will be available on site for priority needs. This will be limited and we encourage people to travel by other means. Queensbridge school is 5 minutes walk from the High Street Car parks. Please do not park on the pavements around the school.

Please submit potential questions/issues to the email below (please note we can’t deal with individual complaints) by 20th March 2018 or ring 07814314609

Winter Conservation Volunteers days in B14

Winter Conservation Work days 2017-2018.

The Ranger service relies on volunteer help to manage sites for wildlife conservation. Covering a variety of habitats at different locations, activities and tasks vary. Helping the Rangers and Friends groups, volunteers do what they can to help. Tools and gloves are provided.

There are a number of Friends groups attached to the different parks and they work alongside the Rangers to care for our Green open spaces.

Dress for outdoor work and bring a snack to munch.

Starting at 10am, sessions are usually 2-3 hours.

Winter tasks include: coppicing, thinning out trees, tree planting, wet land management, litter picking and monitoring wildlife.

Below is a list of sites and where to meet and workdays.

For more information contact Kings Heath Ranger Service on: 0121 675 0937

Conservation sites in B14

Brandwood Pool: Meet Whittington close, B14 6JW    10am

Sunday 21st January – Brandwood Pool

Sunday 18th February – Brandwood Pool

Jasmin Fields: meet at the double gates, B14 5AL

Saturday 25th November – Jasmin Fields

Saturday 9th December – Jasmin Fields

Kings Heath Park: Meet by the main Park House, Vicarage road B14 7TQ


Saturday 14th October – Kings Heath Park

Sunday 28th January – Windermere Big bird watch


Kings Heath Forum Networking Day 7th Oct 10 – 4pm

Kings Heath Forum Networking Day 10-2pm 7th October at All Saints Centre.
The purpose of the day is to give local residents the chance to meet a variety of organisations that provide advice, help and support, whether that’s a social activity that also benefits the community as a whole or advice specific to an individual.

Chair of Brandwood Forum , Karen Osborne  will be there so come and say hello!



Brandwood Forum Meeting 21st June 2017

Birmingham has a shocking 10,000 homeless people, so I am delighted that Community Street Kitchen will be coming along to our next  meeting Wednesday 21st June  7- 8.30 at Monyhull Church.  This small charity  serves food Tuesdays and Saturdays to the homeless and those on low income.

Our meetings enable residents to raise issues or concerns about the local Environment, Police & Community Safety Issues, Planning Applications and find out about local events .

There will be tea and bsicuits and a warm welcome for all Brandwood Residents!

Brandwood Forum Meeting 24th May 7- 8.30pm

Our next Brandwood Forum meeting is Wednesday 24th May 7- 8.30 at Monyhull Church.

It is our regular meeting during which residents can raise issues or concerns about the local Environment, Police & Community Safety Issues, Planning Applications and find out about local events .

One of our  local Councillors should be in attendence so if you have any concerns to raise or praise then come along

Quiz the Mayoral Candidates! Hustings event Tuesday 25th April 2017

Moseley Forum, together with Kings Heath Residents Forum, Stirchley Neighbourhood Forum and Chaired by Brandwood Forum are delighted to invite you to take part in our hustings event on Tuesday 25th April 2017 for the inaugural West Midlands Mayoral Election (the election is to be held on 4th May 2017).
All six candidates have confirmed their attendance and are as follows:
Communist Party – Graham Stevenson
Conservative Party – Andy Street
Green Party – James Burn
Labour & Co-operative Party – Sion Simon
Liberal Democrats – Beverley Neilson
UK Independence Party – Pete Durnell
This is a free event but seats are limited so please arrive early if you want to sit down.


Kings Heath Baptist Church,
80, High Street,
Kings Heath
B14 7JZ
(Opposite ASDA)

Help Save Baverstock School

‘Save Baverstock School’ are organising a protest on Monday 30 January at 7pm outside the school’s main entrance. 
Everyone is invited to support the campaign to keep the school open by joining this peaceful demonstration. 
Please try and join parents and community members.
Please click link below
 letter-to-christine-quinn-save-baverstock  a Template letter to Christine Quinn (Regional Schools Commissioner) which lists the main reasons why this school should remain open.If you would like to help save the school then please just type your name at the bottom of the Template Letter.  

Then you can either print it out and post it or  email it directly to the Commissioner.

Instructions for emailing
1. Open template -scroll and print name –
2. To email it – click and highlight complete letter -right click cop – then right click on her email address (at top) press paste and then send

Thanks very much for circulating this information as widely as you can.

with very best wishes

Karen Osborne
Brandwood Forum