Malvern Street Site Security Upgrade 18.04.24


As from Monday 22nd April: Malvern Street & Brunswick Rd Gates will be open and free flowing in the mornings until 9am. From 9am – 6pm gates will be locked. Gates will be open on the weekends as usual. This is to ensure the continued safeguarding and security of our service users and staff. We thank […]

Safety resilience framework – Feedback form

Safety resilience framework Birmingham City Council is developing a community safety resilience framework. In part, this aims to detail how the Council and partner agencies should engage and work with residents/local groups in the future when community safety initiatives are planned. We also need a better understanding of residents’ key concerns that most impact upon […]

Mr. David Cusack, Chief Executive leaves St. Paul’s

After six and a half years as the Chief Executive, Dave leaves St. Paul’s today. Whilst at St. Paul’s Dave has done an outstanding job in stabilising and moving the Trust forward. There have been some very difficult times, but Dave through his many years of experience and at times dogged determination has skilfully guided […]

Introducing our new Chief Executive

Lisa Martinali Photo

We are pleased to announce that St. Paul’s Community Development Trust has now appointed a new Chief Executive to succeed Dave Cusack our current CEO. The Board of Trustees has appointed Lisa Martinali.

Warm Spaces

Warm Spaces Poster

Its where to come for warm welcomes, hot drinks and to recharge your batteries! Commences 3rd Jan 2023.

Call To Action – Cost-of-living crisis

Logo - Gold

Call to action from St. Paul’s Trust CEO David Cusack regarding the worsening cost of living crisis. With the winter looming and the cost-of-living crisis getting more severe I want to reach out to third sector colleagues/faith groups/business’s’ in the Balsall Heath area to see if there is an appetite for us to come together […]

Compost Culture

Incredible Surplus Logo

St. Paul’s Community Development Trust are delighted to be part of a project called Compost Culture supported by funding from The National Lottery Community Fund Climate Action Fund. We will be working with a fantastic set of partners, led by Incredible Surplus, to continue our work developing a closed loop system on site, where our organisation […]

Healing Waves Event at Moseley Road Baths

Healing Waves at Moseley Road Baths starting on the 24th of Jan on Mondays

Healing Waves is a gentle therapeutic movement class at the historic swimming pool at Moseley Road Baths. Running on Monday’s between 12pm and 1pm. Starting on the 24th of January 2022. For more information please contact, Emily Butler on Emily.Butler@moseleyroadbaths.org.uk or call her on 07596 858360.

Joint Statement: TAWS will be leaving the Farm

Press Release 1

The Active Wellbeing Society (TAWS) and St. Paul’s Community Development Trust have been in partnership for two years working together to ensure the funding of the Balsall Heath City Farm, as well as working together on the site to bring support and services to the local community in addition to those already being provided there. […]

Census 2021 Workshop

We are working with the Census Engagement Team, who will be hosting a workshop to help those who are yet to or need a little extra help to complete the 2021 Census. The session will be held at Balsall Heath Children’s Centre (10 Malvern Street, B12 8NN, next to Balsall Heath City Farm) on Tuesday […]

The Farm is reopening on Monday!

Balsall Heath City Farm Reopens on Monday 12/04/21 After the Government announcement regarding step 2 of easing the lockdown, we are pleased to announce that our little City Farm can reopen to visitors from Monday. As social distancing is still of utmost importance, we will continue to use our booking system to ensure that no […]

Census 2021

The 2021 census is here Text taken from the 2021 Census Digital Accessibility Leaflet (attached PDF) In the linked leaflet, you will find all the information you need to help you get support, whatever your needs. It informs decisions about the things that matter to your community. This leaflet outlines the wide range of accessibility […]

National Lockdown January 2021

UK Gov Logo

National Lockdown Government advice on the rules concerning the newly announced lockdown. Information can be found on the UK Government website by clicking this link https://www.gov.uk/guidance/national-lockdown-stay-at-home#summary-what-you-can-and-cannot-do-during-the-national-lockdown 

Message from The Chief Executive

Hands, Face, Space Poster

New coronavirus restrictions for Birmingham New coronavirus restrictions have been announced for Birmingham residents as a result of the government’s new three-tier system. These come into effect TOMORROW: Wednesday, 14 October. The city has been placed in the ‘alert level 2’ due to infection rates above 100 per 100,000 people. This means households will not […]