Casual Vacancy

Public notice is given that a casual vacancy has occurred for a councillor in the parish council of Barnt Green.

There has been no call for a by-election to fill the vacancy, in which case the Parish Council is expected to co-opt a suitable candidate.

If you are interested in the community, keen to represent the people who live and work here and have time to attend at least one evening meeting each month then please contact the Executive Officer for more information.

An application form is attached along with a brief explanation of the requirements of the role.

Co-optionApplication and SupportingInformation

Next Parish Council Meeting

The next Parish Council meeting will be on Wednesday 7th October starting at 7pm.  This meeting will be held in the Cofton Room at the St Andrews Parish Centre in Sandhills Road, B45 8NR.

Representatives of Network Rail have been invited to attend to discuss the closure of the footpath between Barnt Green and Cofton Hackett (public footpath no. 500).

A copy of the agenda is available here:

15-10-07 public notice, website

Live Theatre Saturday 3rd October

In partnership with Shindig (Live and Local), Worcestershire’s programme of professional live performances in community venues, Barnt Green Parish Council is hosting the Kepow Theatre Company’s acclaimed production of Seven Ages, an improvised, fast-moving comedy show following man’s seven ages of life – from birth to growing old disgracefully. An entertaining night out for all the family at the Parish Centre.

Tickets are £10 for adults, £8.50 for concessions (ie over 65’s and under 16’s).  Not suitable for children under 6yrs.

Tickets are available from

  • the parish council office at 80 Hewell Road, B45 8NF or
  • by phone – 0121 447 9893 or
  • by e-mail to

St Andrew’s Church Hall Saturday 3rd October.  Doors open at 6.45pm and the play starts at 7.30pm

Seven Ages St Andrews Parish A4 copy


Barnt Green is a popular, semi-rural village of some 728 households in the north of the Bromsgrove District of Worcestershire. The Parish is bounded on its north-west side by the wooded Lickey Hills and to the east by the Upper and Lower Bittell Reservoirs.

The village centre contains many destination shops and services. Key services such as doctors, dentists, a post office, restaurants, take-away food outlets and several small businesses are also centrally located in the village.

Residents are well served by a wide range of community services, clubs and societies including churches, sports and social clubs, an excellent school and several pre-school playgroups and nurseries.