1 August 2022 – Message from Councillor Ian Courts, Leader of Solihull Council
WOW (not a word I use often)! What a week!
I was originally going to talk about the Baton Relay and Commonwealth Games Opening, but first I must mention that incredible football match.
England 2 – Germany 1.
I say incredible, but the Lionesses have won match after match with such skill and persistence, they so deserved to win the final. How proud we all are. What a wonderful team. (I am so glad we did not have to suffer the agony of a penalty shootout).
But back to our historic local events, and first to the Baton Relay.
All over the borough, you came out in your thousands to clap, cheer and roar on the Batonbearers as The Queen’s Baton Relay wound its way around the four corners of Solihull on Tuesday.
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