local council and services

Sandwell Council

Sandwell counsellors’ websites

Live webcam of local recycling centre in Shidas Lane: is it a good time to go?

Other local recycling sites

Ladywood ward, Birmingham

Edgbaston ward, Birmingham

The Smethwick Regeneration Partnership is a collaboration between agencies such as Police, Sandwell Council, residents and businesses with a mission to radically transform Smethwick over the next 20 years.

Smethwick Heritage Centre, Victoria Park Lodge, High Street, Smethwick.

Black Country History, the searchable online catalogue for the Black Country archive services, enables you to search simultaneously across all four Black Country record office catalogues to find information about records held by Dudley Archives and Local History Service, Sandwell Community History and Archives Service, Walsall Local History Centre and Wolverhampton Archives and Local Studies.

Community History and Archive Service based in Smethwick Library offers free computer access to search family history and other records.

Pictures of old Bearwood from Virtual Brum, an unofficial Birmingham UK website about the city.

Birmingham Citizens are a broad-based community organizing group working in England's second largest city.