Thirty Winson Green residents visited Northern Ireland for a trip of a life time. Co-ordinated by Newbigin House and travelling on the local Oasis Foundry buses via an overnight ferry, the experience helped bring diverse people neighbours together for a lot of fun. The group stayed at self-catering Slievemoyle Cottages, Strangford, County Down from 28th […]Read More Winson Green residents visit ‘Winterfell’ in Northern Ireland
Have you seen Alpacas or Pygmy Goats walking the streets of Winson Green? You’re not seeing things! Its part of an innovative local project based at Oasis Foundry Academy that helps children recover from trauma. ‘Oasis Animal Encounters’ has Alpacas, Pygmy Goats, Chinchillas, Bearded Dragons, African Pygmy Hedgehog and Sheep helping children in the Primary […]Read More Winson Green’s Alpacas and Pygmy Goats help to comfort children
Newbigin House will host a special Saturday Event ‘Living Nine Beats to the Bar – The Beatitudes as a Rhythm of life for Personal and Community Transformation.’ Writer, Artist, Theologian and Community Activist, Mark Scandrette has been instrumental in developing what’s he’s called a “Nine Fold Path” for life and spiritual practice, based round Jesus’ […]Read More Newbigin House to host ‘Living Nine Beats to the Bar’
Help is sought to see Winson Green’s ‘Centre of the Earth’ return to being a leading environmental education centre for Birmingham and the Black Country. The Centre of the Earth, officially opened in 1993, was designed by architect David Lea, renowned for his ecologically sensitive building designs, and built by Keith Hall, a founder member […]Read More Restore the Centre of the Earth in Winson Green!
West Bromwich Albion FC have established a ground-breaking youth football club just a stone’s throw from The Hawthorns in the Birmingham ward of Soho that includes Winson Green. ‘Soho Albion’ is the first football setup for youngsters in the Soho ward and the only free-of-charge junior outfit to be organised and supported by a […]Read More West Brom sparks Soho Albion FC in Winson Green
On Tuesday 15th August at 7.00pm there will be the Annual General Meeting of the Friends of Black Patch Park at Newbigin House, 28 Handsworth New Road B18 4PT. Everyone interested in the future of Black Patch Park is welcome. There will be light refreshments.Read More Do you care about the future of our Black Patch Park?
There are some social media surgeries running in Winson Green – they are for helping local community groups, charities and active citizens. Simple friendly help to show you how you can use social media to achieve more in your community…. here’s a tweet of one going on https://twitter.com/joburrill/status/882205910109749248 and go to this link to sign […]Read More Free social media groups for Winson Green
There’s never anything on in Winson Green they say – nonsense… This Friday 7th July 2017, come and join us at Oasis academy Foundry for a fun filled afternoon, starting at 3.30-6pm with bouncy castles and face painting and food and drinks available for a small charge. Meet our animals and enjoy delicious cakes made […]Read More Summer Fayre in Winson Green in Birmingham July 7th 2017
All welcome to celebrate an Eid Party! To be held at Newbigin House, 28 Handsworth New Road, Winson Green, B18 4PT, 3:30pm-7pm, Wednesday 28th June, 2017. Includes bouncy castle, face painting, food at small charge.Read More Eid Celebration
Please join the community for Winson Green Summer Festival 2017! Held at Foundry Field, James Turner Street, Winson Green, Friday 7th July, 3:30pm-6pm. Includes bouncy castle, food stalls, Soho Albion FC, face painting and games, Animal Encounters.Read More Winson Green Summer Festival 2017