The EA have now agreed to own, maintain and operate the pump for a period of 10 years subject to the receipt of the £32.2k of funds from the Defra Pathfinder fund which is currently held by the flood group. An updated collobration agreement has been forwarded to the flood group for their agreement.
The Parish of Nether Whitacre had a fantastic day on Sunday 4th October celebrating the arrival of much needed toddler equipment in the play area, Birmingham Road, Whitacre Heath. The Big Lottery fund awarded the parish council a grant of £10k which made it all possible.
In October 2013 Regina Upton retired from being the clerk to Nether Whitacre Parish Council after 48 years of exemplory service. To mark the occasion the Parish Council hosted a very enjoyable afternoon tea party in the Whitacre Heath Church Hall (Tin Hut).