THE BLOXIDGE TALLYGRAPH

The online Community News and Local History Magazine for Bloxwich & District - Edditid by a Bloxidge mon!

Bloxwich Community Directory


This page is for Bloxwich and district community links and useful information.

If you are a local community organiser, why not contact The Edditer, Stuart Williams, to see if we can help publicise your work and events in The Bloxidge Tallygraph?

Email:  the.edditer@thebloxidgetallygraph.com

Member of Parliament

Bloxwich and district comes within the parliamentary constituency of Walsall North.

The MP for Walsall North is David Winnick, who has served the constituency on behalf of the Labour Party since 1979.  For more about Mr. Winnick see:

David's Official Website

Wikipedia entry for David Winnick

They Work for You

The Public Whip (voting record)

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Bloxwich Councillors and Walsall Council

Representing local people on Walsall Council, Bloxwich Councillors offer strong support to the community of Bloxwich and district. 

COUNCILLORS

You will find their contact details and surgery details via this link:  BLOXWICH COUNCILLORS

WALSALL COUNCIL

Civic Centre/Council House Main Switchboard:  01922 65000

Website: http://www.walsall.gov.uk/

Walsall Council's main Twitter account is here.

Walsall Council's Planning Twitter account is here.

Streetcare 01922 653344

Dog Warden (Walsall)  01922 652217/653337

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Political parties

Where a party has no local website, their national website is linked.

See also our Local Blogs page for political bloggers in the Walsall area.

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Walsall Council Area Manager

Donovan Bailey is Walsall Council's Area Manager responsible for the North Walsall Area Partnership - (Birchills Leamore/Blakenall/Bloxwich East/Bloxwich West).

Facebook page

Twitter page

About Area Partnerships

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Emergency Services

EMERGENCY SERVICES

Genuine emergencies ONLY:  Dial 999

Bloxwich Community Fire Station
01922 475000
Website:  http://www.wmfs.net/wmfs/bloxwich.xtml?bhcp=1

ALSO see our exclusive feature on Bloxwich Community Fire Station via this link.


Bloxwich Police Station
0845 1135000
Website:  http://www.west-midlands.police.uk/bloxwich/

Bloxwich Police - Bloxwich Neighbourhood

Please do not use email to report crimes. If a crime is in progress, or a life in danger, please dial 999. Otherwise, please call 0845 1135000.  


West Midlands Ambulance Services NHS Trust
01384 215555
Website:  http://www.nhs.uk/ServiceDirectories/Pages/Trust.aspx?id=RYA&v=0

Air Ambulance

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Local health services

Please note: In genuine emergencies ONLY you should telephone 999 for assistance.

Bloxwich Pinfold Health Centre

01922 775122

Pinfold Health Centre - St. Luke's Surgery

Bloxwich Hospital (Mental Illlness)

01922 858600  

Bloxwich Hospital (Mental Illness) 

Waldoc

01922 711777

Walsall Walk-In Centre

01922 858550

Walsall NHS Health Centres

Website list:  http://www.walsall.nhs.uk/Services/health_centre.asp

Other local Health Centres

Manor Hospital

01922 721172

Manor Hospital, Walsall

Walsall Hospice

0845 1130678

Social Care

Social care emergency contacts

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Support and welfare

Walsall Domestic Violence Forum

01922 406767

Samaritans

08457 909090

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Housing Associations

Walsall Housing Group

0845 3308044
Website:  http://www.whg.uk.com

Bloxwich Housing Trust
0845 3308044

WATMOS

01922 471910
Out of hours emergency number:  0845 6050608
Website:  http://www.watmos.org.uk

Sandbank Tenant Management Organisation
01922 400333

Leamore Tenant Management Organisation
01922 493266

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Community Organisations

Transport

Centro/WMPTE Transport Executive

Main Switchboard:  0121 200 2787
Website:  http://www.centro.org.uk

Network West Midlands - Bus, Train and Metro information.

Traveline:  0870 608 2608
Website:  http://www.networkwestmidlands.com

The Trainline - National and local train timetable enquiries and online ticket booking.

Website:  http://www.thetrainline.com

Walsall Ring & Ride

01922 402232
Website:  http://bencr-42174-001.dsvr.co.uk/quickstart/index.php?id=112

Walsall Community Transport

01922 685555
Website (not yet active):  http://www.walsallct.org.uk

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Utilities

South Staffs Water Leak Line

0800 243352
Website:  http://www.south-staffs-water.co.uk

National Grid Gas Leak Line

0800 111 999
Website:  http://www.nationalgrid.com/uk/

WHG Gas Safety Page

Website:  http://www.whg.uk.com/?_id=217

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Telephone Services

BT Directory Enquiries
118 500
Website:  http://www.118500.com

BT Online Phonebook
Website:  http://www.thephonebook.bt.com

BT Residential Customer Service
0800 800 150

BT Residential Fault Line
0800 800 151

ANTI-JUNK CALLS

Telephone Preference Service
0845 070 0707
Website:  http://www.tpsonline.org.uk/tps/

Fax Preference Service
0845 070 0702
Website:  http://www.mpsonline.org.uk/fps/

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Animal Welfare

RSPCA

National Cruelty Line:  08705 555 999
Walsall & District Branch:  01543 454571
Walsall & District Branch Website:  http://www.rspca-walsall.org.uk

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Motoring Organisations

DVLA

0870 8500007

Automobile Association

0870 600 0371
Website:  http://www.theaa.com

Royal Automobile Club

01922 721313 - Bescot, Walsall
Website:  http://www.rac.co.uk
Online Route Planner:  http://routeplanner.rac.co.uk

Green Flag

0845 246 1557
Website:  http://www.greenflag.com

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Humanism

Lichfield, Walsall & South Staffs Humanist Group - Affliated to BHA (below).

British Humanist Association - National charity supporting and representing non-religious people who seek to lead ethical lives without supernatural or superstitious beliefs.

World Pantheist Movement - Atheism with a reverence for the universe.

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