Place of Welcome

During today’s Place of Welcome we were joined by Birmingham City Council who came along to film the Nechells community. This was to get an insight as to what the community believe social cohesion is all about. We also had a number of Beauty & Well-being students from University College Birmingham who came along and…

Family Craft Session

Today Adele the Librarian held a bird themed craft session for families during half term. Adele read the book, ‘A busy day for birds’ to the children and then helped them create their own colourful birds to take home with them. This was a great activity for all the families who attended, thank you to…

Trip to Rogers Warehouse

At Place of Welcome last week the group asked if we could do a trip to Rogers Wholesale foods in Bilston. So today, despite the wind and rain, we went on our little trip and bargains were had by all! #community #trip #nechellspodRogers Wholesale Bilston

Tai Chi

During this week’s Tai Chi Session we were joined by PCSO Robbie Lea-trengrouse.Nechells POD participants always enjoy taking part in this weekly session; which they gain huge benefits from such as increased flexibility, balance, relaxation and much more. Thank you to the activity provider Dave from Active Parks Central Team who runs this session each week and…

Nechells Ward Meeting

We hosted our first Nechells Ward meeting with Councillor Tahir Ali last night.The event was well attended and discussed a range of topics including litter, leaf collection and parking. Our local police also gave an update and statistics for crime in Nechells. The next meeting will be on Thursday 28th March 6-7.30pm, come and join…

Crime Prevention Workshop

⠀ Today at Nechells POD we held a Crime Prevention Workshop where Nicola Benyahia from Families 4 Life, shared her very powerful story about how radicalisation has impacted herself and her family. She told an emotional story that brought the truth to how radicalism can effect anyone. She also shared information on how to spot…