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A Halloween Hunt

RSPB Sandwell Valley

FREE SELF-LED TRAIL FOR FAMILIES Are you ready for a creepy challenge? We have hidden 10 QR codes around the reserve for you to track down. See how many fascinating facts about creepy, slimy and night-time creatures you can discover. We would love to know which one is your favourite, can you get a photo […]


Picture Pawfect Pet Competition


We love animals here at Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice and know how important pets are to their humans! We very much miss the wonderful animals that came into our Day Hospice and joined us on the Inpatient Unit like dogs, shetland ponies and skunks, all to provide a little animal therapy for our patients. Until […]




Can you go 30 days without your favourite thing to help raise vital funds for Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice? Here are a few ideas on what you could say NO to this NOvember! – A sweet treat – Crisps – Chocolate – Fizzy drinks – Alcohol – Social media – Television – Games console   […]

Stir it up Sunday!


In Victorian times this was the day that you began making your Christmas pudding! Join the housekeeper at Haden Hill House and she puts together the ingredients for her Victorian Christmas pudding! Join us on Facebook at Sandwell Museums and Arts or on twitter @sandwellmuseums

Stir it up Sunday – the traditional day to make your Christmas pud!


In this video join the housekeeper at Haden Hill House who will be preparing the Christmas pudding ready for a Victorian Christmas. This weekend in December in Victorian times was the traditional time to prepare and make the Christmas pudding ready for the approaching festive season. You can enjoy the video when it is posted […]

Sandwell Museums advent calendar – Festive fun


Each day of advent we'll be sharing a fabulous festive post on our facebook page at Sandwell Museums and Arts and twitter @sandwellmuseums Each day at 4pm there will be something different; it could be a Christmas craft activity to try at home, a festive activity or song to get involved with, a video, a […]