New for 2021 – Tony’s Tips!

Tony is our brilliant gardener who has been keeping the Shakespeare Garden and the Park looking great since before the pandemic. At the start of each month, he will be giving some gardening tips for the time of year. There is plenty to get on with so, if you’re a Continue Reading

Lightwoods House and COVID-19

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, Lightwoods House remains closed. Although the lockdown is easing, a stringent reopening process is being applied by Sandwell Council to ensure that as much as possible is done to make people safe. This also applies to the Play Area. There are over 70 in Continue Reading

Shakespeare is coming to the Shakespeare Garden!

Where better to watch Shakespeare on a Summer’s evening than in the Shakespeare Garden at Lightwoods House?In association with the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, we will be hosting Much Ado About Nothing from Friday June 26-Sunday June 28.We will be holding evening performances on Friday and Saturday 7.30-9.30 and matinee performances Continue Reading

Valentine’s Wedding Offer!

It’s almost time for Valentine’s Day – are you planning to propose? If so (and you get the right answer!), you will need to find a wedding venue! All couples who book a viewing by 6pm on Sunday 16 February and then go on to book Lightwoods as their wedding Continue Reading

Lots coming up!

Summer may have gone and Autumn begun with stormy weather but there is still lots coming up at Lightwoods! Thursday 3 October – National Poetry Day: a free event where you can come along, be inspired by local poet Brendan Hawthorne in the beautiful surroundings at Lightwoods and write your Continue Reading

Movies return to Lightwoods!

Following the success of its first film night in May, Lightwoods House will be hosting a film day for all the family on Saturday September 14! The fun will start with The Jungle Book at 2pm. Families can watch the children’s favourite in the Long Room, with face-painting included. Drinks Continue Reading

Hollywood comes to Lightwoods!

A touch of Hollywood will come to Lightwoods when we hold our first Film Night on Saturday May 25. To celebrate 25 years since its release, Tarantino classic Pulp Fiction will be showing at 8pm. The event will be complemented by The Horsebox Diner, which will be providing delicious food Continue Reading

Classes at Lightwoods this Spring!

Below are the timings for the various classes we have here at Lightwoods. For contact details of tutors, just get in touch with us on lightwoods_house@sandwell.gov.uk Mondays: Yoga with Mel 9.30-10.30am Bearwood Suzuki Violin 4.30-5.30pm Pilates with Bexercise Plus+  5.30-6.30pm; 6.45-7.45pm Tuesdays: Baby Ballet 9.45-11.45am Baby Yoga 10.30-11.30am Tai Chi Continue Reading