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All Birmingham City Council Schools Closed Friday 2 March 2018

Weather disruptions affecting schools and services

School & nursery closures

All council-run schools and nurseries will be closed on Friday 2 March 2018. Please check direct with the school or nursery for up-to-date information. If you don’t know the type of school your child goes to, you can check from a list of Birmingham schools and nurseries.

Housing repairs

Due to current inclement weather, with immediate effect, the SLA status for housing gas repairs has changed to Amber, until further notice.  This means that all 2 hour response times will move to a 24 hour response time.

If you are in need of an emergency repair call us on: 0121 216 3330 or 0121 675 8221 (textphone).


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Street cleaning

To ensure we are not sweeping the salt off the roads, we have suspended large mechanical sweeping operations for the rest of the week. This will only effect road sweeping, our regular pavement sweeping will continue.

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General cold weather advice

You can read general advice on how to stay warm and stay well on the NHS website.

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