About Erdington Local

Erdington Local is an independent newspaper and media outlet, covering stories across the Erdington constituency – including Erdington, Castle Vale, Stockland Green, Gravelly Hill, Pype Hayes, Perry Common, and Kingstanding.

A partnership between Active Arts and Review Publishing, Erdington Local is committed to delivering impartial and reliable news – backed by over 20 years experience championing local communities and providing trusted regional news.

With an experienced editorial team of writers, photographers, social media ambassadors, and a broadcast unit covering stories live from your community, Erdington Local is the only fully impartial and professional news team currently operating in Birmingham –representing the people of Erdington with the respect and truth they deserve.

Claire Marshall, Active Arts Project Director, says: “Erdington Local is a full independent newspaper, allowing us to report the real life news that matters to the people of Erdington – without any political spin or business bluff.

There have been too many biased or negative news reports about the area, especially in the mainstream media, and Erdington Local is committed to putting the truth back at the centre of this community.We want it to be a platform for everyone across Erdington, across all the wards; a place local people can find their voice and be heard across the city.”

If you have a story and want Erdington Local to know about it, or if there is something you think our reporters should investigate, then get in touch – click here to visit the Erdington Local Contacts page or email us directly at mystory@erdingtonlocal.com