in Kings Heath 2021
Matt Powell, Town Centre Manager.
We remain fortunate in Kings Heath that, comparatively, we live and work in a safe and welcoming environment. Along with the rest of my team, I am working
Keeping Kings Heath the safe and welcoming
daily to confront and deal with crimes against
environment that it has always been is a job
our businesses, to intervene in situations of
for us all and it is great to know that the pride
anti-social behaviour and to encourage the
and warmth we all feel for our area is one of
beggars and rough sleepers to seek the help
the main things that helps to make Kings
that they need.
Heath a great place to live, shop, work and relax.
There should be no reason for anyone to feel unsafe in Kings Heath, at any time of day or
Merry Christmas from the Street Warden
night, but please do always remain vigilant
and aware of your surroundings. Protect your bags and belongings and don’t make it easy
Simon Carr- Street Warden
for opportunistic thieves.
During the colder months, there are fewer individuals sleeping rough around the area, but we are a long way from removing the begging and other issues that this can cause. We love the fact that so many of you take the time to talk to these people, to give them some loose change or buy them some food or drink and would never discourage people from acting however they feel comfortable.
Photo - Pete Davies
Christmas Veg Boxes
Going out in Kings Heath
Nov/Dec/Jan - Gigs, music and more!
checked out their Beauty Kitchen The
Maurice Robinson Sports
Sustainables range? This is the best place to
Maurice Robinson is a well-known location
stock up on your bathroom essentials in the
to buy new sports equipment, but you can
most eco-friendly way.
The Jewellery Stop
We love The Jewellery Stop not only because
Timpson is the destination for many of your
it is a great local business with lovely
repair needs, including clothing, shoes,
accessories for all styles, but also because
watches, phones and tablets.
they have just partnered with Carbon
One Step Ahead
Neutral Britain to offset their business
Don’t throw away your favourite shoes that
need reheeling or a new zip! Head down to
One Step Ahead for their shoe repair service.
Instead of throwing out your gadgets,
household appliances and other goods when
One of the simplest ways to be sustainable is
they break or need some TLC, check out
to use what we already have - and charity
these repair shops, which is cheaper and
shops are full of hidden gems that won’t
more sustainable than buying new!
harm the planet. Whether you’re looking for
This shop will repair any electrical item with
ornaments to spruce up your house, check
a plug, with all work being carried out by
out the great range of charity shops right on
their qualified and experienced engineers.
our high street.
Celltech This store specialises in mobile phone and
Plastic Free Moseley and Kings Heath
laptop repairs and refurbishment, which are
If you want to join a sustainable community,
fixed by their highly competent, skilled and
then look no further! Check out their
Facebook page for easy ways to reduce
Kings Heath Computers
plastic in your life - we love their plastic free
A go-to place for Mac and laptop sales and
takeaway nights and clothes swapping
repairs, they also offer a courier collection
and delivery service for all repairs.
If you’re still deciding on your fun but achievable New Year’s resolutions, here’s just a few of our suggestions that are right on your doorstep in Kings Heath! offer a wide range of immune support supplements and products to support gut health and overall well being!
Eat well, live well! - Trying out Veganuary? Plant N Plate’s delicious offerings won’t make you miss Photo - Enki
Get Moving! - Join The Gym Kings Heath - your first month is £10, and there’s no joining fee! - Get active with Bike Pro - Free bike services to ensure it’s road safe (pre-book only).
They also have a range of road
bikes, mountain bikes, BMXes and more!
Look after yourself! - Make time for yourself at Karma Centre! There are relaxation therapies starting at £40, including reiki healing, yoga and holistic tai chi. - Ginseng Tang - allow your energies to flow freely with acupuncture! This can also relieve pain like lower back pain, migraine, asthma, menopause and more. - Give yourself a boost with the addition of vitamins and supplements in your diet.
Holland and Barrett and Shiffa Home,
meat! - Loco Lounge’s mocktails are a Dry January must - their offerings are the Light and Stormy, and an Amalfi Spritz. - Takeaways CAN be healthy and delicious, we love The Sylhet Spice’s healthy options.
Find new hobbies! - Make new friends with The Oddfellows, who host cuppas and chats at The Little Dessert Shop. - Having a clear out? Make a donation to one of Kings Heath’s charity shops! Or, why not volunteer your time to a great initiative in the area! From charity shops to the Litter Pickers and Planters who help make Kings Heath great! - Want to learn a new skill? Enki hosts a range of workshops where you can make your own jewellery, including hoop earrings and wedding bands!
Keeping Kings Heath Connected Public Transport & Access Map Updated 2021 For the latest version please visit: www.enjoykingsheath.com
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