Category: Incidents

Chamberlain gardens in the news

Highbury was mentioned in the Birmingham Post and Mail yesterday when Cllr. Mullaney, as Council Cabinet Member for Sports, Leisure and Culture, drew attention to last week’s vandalism of the stone viewing platform in the former Chamberlain gardens near Highbury…

Bit of a blow

Today’s gusty weather has brought at least two large limbs down. Rob reported a chestnut limb falling near the lodge this morning, and there’s an oak limb impaled in the path next to the former Elizabethan gardens. The fall of…

Mystery of the Shattered Bricks

Something did considerable damage to one end of the Henbury Garden wall this past Sunday.  The missing bricks are at about head height, which makes the method of removal a real mystery. The footpath is not wide enough for a…