Festivities in Kings Heath 2021

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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

Team.

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


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Christmas Veg Boxes





Going out in Kings Heath

Nov/Dec/Jan - Gigs, music and more!


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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.

also

make

use

of

their

professional

restringing service!

The Jewellery Stop

Timpson

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

carbon footprint!

need reheeling or a new zip! Head down to

Repair shops

One Step Ahead for their shoe repair service.

Instead of throwing out your gadgets,

Charity shops

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

Skill Electronics

vintage

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.

clothing,

your

next

read

or

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

diligent technicians.

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

events.

and delivery service for all repairs.

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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.

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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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