Daily Archives: April 19, 2010

Vale FCs promotion hopes dive

Vale FC lost 2-1 against promotion rivals Heath Hayes tonight despite taking a 9th minute lead. The result virtually puts and end to their hopes of taking a step up to the Midland Alliance. Vale drop to third place, having been leapfrogged by Heath Hayes who are four points behind the leaders Heather St John, with four games in hand.


Spitfire Museum planned for Millennium Point

Spitfire Island and the Jaguar factory in Castle Vale, former construction site of the WWII fighter plane - photo by Clive Edwards

A museum celebrating the World War II fighter plane, the Spitfire, built in Castle Vale, is being planned for Millennium point in Birmingham. Businessman Neil Maybury hopes that it could be up and running within two years.