• Halesowen shop staff shortlisted for national award

    STAFF at a Halesowen shop who started an initiative which is being rolled out across the country have been shortlisted for a national award.  Supervisor Karen Hands and manager Julie Davies, who work at Holland and Barrett in the Cornbow shopping

  • Demolition of eyesore shops just days away

    THE long-awaited demolition of a row of eyesore shops in Colley Gate is just days away, with fencing and scaffolding now installed at the site ahead of work getting underway. Work to take down the empty buildings, which have long blighted the area

  • Halesowen street closed due to water leak

    A WATER leak means Alison Road in Halesowen will be closed to traffic temporarily. Dudley’s highways chiefs have issued a temporary road closure notice for the road from the junction of Longlands Road to number 4. A diversion has been put in

  • Halesowen school achieves Black Country first

    A HALESOWEN school has achieved a first among Black Country schools by being named an ‘Asthma Friendly School’. Caslon Primary, on Beeches View Avenue, has been awarded the Asthma Friendly School accreditation in recognition for its work in helping