Collins Middle School vocational teacher Larry Acock
and his advanced shop students had once again outdone themselves.
The area is named after the Acock
family, who had bought an estate then called Noting's Land and built a large house there.
Janet Skidmore, Jeffrey Skidmore, Derek Acock
; Suzanna Ryan, Helen Higdon, Richard Higdon, Jill Robinson, Beryl Osborne, Eric Forbes; Charlotte Goodworth, Rose Acock
, Mark Epton, Barbara Acock
; Janet Clucas, Anne Bean, Rebecca Bean, Ann Lewis; Soloists Diana Moore, James Rutherford
RESIDENTS and councillors have staged a protest over plans to split the centre of Acock
Green into different council wards.
Staff from the Halifax plc in Acock
's Green, Birmingham, celebrated in style at the Diana Princess of Wales Birmingham Children's Hospital with extra entertainment all through the day!
RESIDENTS have won a major victory in their battle to stop a lap dancing club opening in Acocks
Green after its business backers were denied permission to sell alcohol.
WOULD you like to get involved with Acocks
Green Carnival on Saturday, July 7?
Campaigners hoping to halt the closure of Acocks
Green Police Station say that unlike other stations under threat there are no council, fire service or other public buildings in the area capable of housing a police team.
"We might even try to get Acocks
Green recognised as a spa town!" Both schemes are a little premature.
FORGET Perrier, the bottled water industry could be shook up by the great taste of Acocks
Green after a secret ancient well was discovered in the Birmingham suburb.
After more than 40 years in the industry, Jim Acocks
retired from Pentair Water Pool and Spa in May.
I had to visit Boots chemist in Acocks
Green village the other day.