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High Speed Rail 2

Solihull Borough Councillors David Bell (Meriden Ward) and Bob Sleigh (Bickenhill Ward) have written to SMBC requesting confirmation that Solihull Council will commission a range of studies to support the forthcoming government consultation for the High Speed Rail line.

Garden Grabbing still going ahead!

Conservatives protest that applications to build on gardens in Solihull are still being passed, despite new laws that can prevent this. 

CONSERVATIVES CHALLENGE LAB/LIB DEM COUNCIL TO DELIVER COUNCIL TAX FREEZE

A key promise in the Conservative manifesto was to freeze tax by providing a rebate to councils which make sufficient budget savings. The new government has implemented this and Conservatives are insisting on a zero increase in Solihull. The former conservative administration had already delivered over £38 million in savings and efficiencies over recent years; introduced LEAN technology to create further savings and developed a financial strategy committed to qualifying for this government rebate.

Solihull Borough launches new website

Thank you for your support at the last election. Because of you, David Cameron is the first Conservative Prime Minister in 13 years and the Government’s plans to build a strong economy and a big society are in full swing. Now, to help us communicate with you, we've launched this new local website.