Category: Press Releases

  • Letter to Redditch Standard Editor: 07 January 2022


    The letter text is: Dear Editor, S Harvey from the local Labour Party doesn’t think the Conservative-run council is doing the kind of consultation that meets with her approval (‘No consultation’, Redditch Standard Letters, Dec 24). It’s hardly surprising that a Labour Party candidate doesn’t agree with how the Conservatives are doing things. However, S […]

  • Get ready for an even bigger and better music and motorcycling festival in 2022

    A festival of music, held annually by Redditch Borough Council, has been cancelled as officers continue to review the town’s schedule of events, in light of the Coronavirus pandemic. Morton Stanley Festival is held each Summer, and after the cancellation of last year’s festival it was hoped that it would be back for 2021, bigger […]

  • Government announces gyms and pools to reopen safely

    Outdoor pools can reopen to the public from 11 July followed by indoor gyms, pools and leisure centres on 25 July. The Government has outlined the measures that will allow outdoor pools to reopen from 11 July and indoor gyms, swimming pools and sports facilities to reopen from 25 July, ensuring millions of people can […]

  • Performing Arts given green light to resume outdoors on July 11

    Performing arts can now take place outdoors from 11 July with a socially distanced audience present, Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden announced today. This means that outdoor theatres, opera, dance and music can resume from Saturday so long as they take place outside and with a limited and socially distanced audience. This gives the green light […]