LTN Update June 2022

June 30, 2022

Back in October 2021, the BID responded to Birmingham City Council’s People for Places consultation on the LTN. Our response contained 17 comments and 30 recommendations which we were disappointed not to see accounted for when the project team issued an update in March this year. We subsequently sent a letter to the Leader of […]

World Music Day in Kings Heath!

June 21, 2022

June 21st marks World Music Day and what better way to celebrate than in the Birmingham suburb right here in Kings Heath, known for its rich musical history. Kings Heath has been a go-to for the Birmingham music scene since the 1960s. With the likes of The Rolling Stones, The Beatles and Dusty Springfield playing the […]

Father’s Day Gifts in Kings Heath!

June 14, 2022

We understand that this time of year can be difficult for some. This blog contains information regarding Father’s Day and we wanted to make you aware so that you have the choice as to whether or not you would like to continue reading. Look local for gifts this Father’s Day! Here’s a round-up of what […]

Father’s Day Food & Drink!

June 14, 2022

We understand that this time of year can be difficult for some. This blog contains information regarding Father’s Day and we wanted to make you aware so that you have the choice as to whether or not you would like to continue reading. Kings Heath has lots of great places to celebrate Father’s Day! Here’s […]

Kings Heath Local Centre Public Consultation

June 10, 2022

 10th June 2022   To Whom It May Concern: Re: Kings Heath Local Centre Public Consultation The Board of Kings Heath BID makes the following observations and suggestions:   The BID’s response to the Places for People Low Traffic Neighbourhood has been well documented and further, progressive conversations have taken place and continue to take […]

Treasure Hunting in the Heath!

May 31, 2022

TREASURE HUNTING IN THE HEATH  It can be hard to keep the little ones entertained over the half term! There are a number of charity shops in Kings Heath that not only help to support our community but also offer an array of great picks for your little ones! So why not take a stroll […]

Voi Scooter Information

May 30, 2022

We have unfortunately had a report of aggressive pavement riding through the high street involving a Voi scooter. There are currently no provisions for hire scooter use on any of the footways within Kings Heath, except for designated parking. Riding on the footway is strictly prohibited except where a designated cycle route or facility exists […]

Karma Centre Train

Karma Centre’s Train!

May 30, 2022

To celebrate the new station additions to the Camp Hill line, Karma Centre have created a garden scene to honour the last train to leave Moseley station back in 1941!  Moseley Station was closed to passengers in 1941 – The last passenger train number was 92154 and is featured on the Karma Centre’s sculpture!  The […]

My Baby Stroller Kings Heath

May 8, 2022

We’re always excited to welcome new businesses to Kings Heath, and that includes My Baby Stroller, whom we welcomed to the heath in April of 2022! My Baby Stroller certainly brings something new and exciting to Kings Heath. Not only do they stock a large range of high-quality baby products, but their team wants to […]

Kings Heath BID’s latest response to the Places for People Scheme.

April 25, 2022

You can read BID’s latest response to the Places for People Scheme below. Dear Councillor Ward RE: Kings Heath Places for People (LTN) I am contacting you on behalf of the Business Improvement District in Kings Heath to ensure that you and all Birmingham Councillors are aware of the concerns shared by the BID and […]