Bellway Homes are about to start work on building a mix of 40 one and two bedroom apartments on land off Fillingham Close in Chelmsley Wood. The apartments will be particularly targeted for older residents who wish to downsize and will be available for rent through Optima Community Housing.
Congratulations to the team at Olive Branch Kitchen who have been awarded a business grant of £2,000 to help with the start-up costs of their new social enterprise cafe based at Three Trees Community Centre, Chelmund's Cross Village Centre, North Solihull.
Works on the new pedestrian crossing at Chelmund's Cross are now complete and the crossing is fully operational. The underpass is now permanently closed to the public. .
Bellway plans to start work on 40 one and two-bedroom apartments in Fillingham Close, Chelmund's Cross, in May and the first tenants could move in by May 2015. The scheme will address the need for smaller properties for over 55s in the area.
As part of the continuing works on Chelmund's Cross Village Centre, Dawnus Construction are operating night closures on the Chester Road. This is so that the carriageway can be resurfaced.
Work has begun to fit out a new health facility in north Solihull which will provide a number of key primary care and specialist health services for local people. NHS Property Services is managing the programme of works to the new health facility, which is based above the new Bishop Wilson Church of England Primary School in Chelmund's Cross Village Centre.