A public meeting with Steve Salt, District Head, Perry Barr and Alistair Wingate, Handsworth Against the Cuts. Local Councillors also invited.
7pm, Wed 5th Feb
St Augustine’s School
Avenue Road, B21 8ED
Birmingham City Council is set to cut a further £87million from services in 2014-15, including £449,000 from the budget of Perry Barr District (and a further £143,000 in 2015-16). This covers four wards: Handsworth Wood, Lozells & East Handsworth, Perry Barr and Oscott. Play provision, community libraries, beighbourhood advice centres and youth services will all be affected. Other services will be passed to private companies or community organisations to run. Come to this meeting to find out more.