This is the general news archive. Note however that most news relating to Camps and other Events will not be found here, as it is normally placed on the page that exists for each Camp/Event.

Peggy Richards

The funeral of Peggy Richards takes place on Wednesday 21st February at 11:30am at The United Church Lye, followed by burial at 12:30pm at Lye & Wollescote Cemetery.

Our former leader Peggy Richards, better known as "Auntie" Peggy, died last Tuesday afternoon. Peggy served as a Lieutenant for 38 years, from the founding of our present Company in 1982 until 2020, working with countless generations of Boys. She was also a big part of our Church in other ways, including spending many years helping with the Sunday School/Club.

Summer break

Last week we finished for the summer break with our annual Awards Evening, where this video highlighted some of our activities over the last 10 months. We will restart on Thursday 22nd September.

Summer break

We are now closed for the summer break.

Thank you all for your support throughout a second challenging and unusual but successful session.

We look forward to seeing everyone when we restart for the next Brigade Session. We expect to restart on Thursday 9 September, but we will be in touch with Parents/Carers confirm the date and other details closer to our restart.

We hope you all enjoy a well-deserved summer holiday.

Suspension of all meetings and activities

Update 21st March: The Boys' Brigade has launched #BBatHOME which enables us to continue to reach out and engage children and young people with a fun and exciting programme of activities with opportunities to learn, grow and discover in their own homes supported by Parents/Carers. See our #BBatHOME page for more details.

Effective immediately we are suspending all meetings and activities until further notice.

We're back this Thursday!

We hope you've had a great summer break. BB restarts this Thursday 13th September!

Due to building works at our Church, we will be meeting at a different Church this Thursday 13th September.

The Church and its address are:

Providence Methodist Church, Colley Orchard, Halesowen, West Midlands, B63 2LA

If you require transport to Providence, please let us know.

New Brigade Session

ONE for AllWe're back this Thursday (8th September) for the new Brigade Session, at usual times and in uniform.

Existing members will have received letters and Annual Consent Forms in the last few days.  Please return the forms on our first night back.

New members are always welcome, please see our Joining us page for details.

This year The Boys' Brigade is running the ONE for All campaign, which challenges each Section to grow by one additional member.  With our growth over the last two Brigade Sessions, we hope we can meet or surpass that target.

Summer break

We have now finished for the Summer break.

We will restart for the new Brigade Session on Thursday 8th September.

Any new members will be made welcome - see our Joining us page for details - and we look forward to seeing everyone back, and new members.


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