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Pengertian pph badan pasal 25 

26 Oct

Sistem perpajakan Indonesia menganut asas “convenience to pay” yang berarti bahwa Wajib Pajak diharapkan membayar pada saat yang paling menguntungkan bagi dirinya.

Pengertian Arsip Menurut Para Ahli 

25 Oct

Pengertian Arsip Menurut Para Ahli - Menurut Pasal 1 angka 2 Undang-Undang Nomor 43 Tahun 2009 tentang Kearsipan, Arsip adalah rekaman kegiatan atau peristiwa dalam berbagai bentuk dan media sesuai dengan perkembangan teknologi informasi dan ...

Changes To Admission Arrangements For 2018/19 

25 Oct

The Admissions Code published in December 2014 requires admissions authorities to consult on their admission arrangements if they are proposing to make changes or if admission arrangements have not been subject to consultation at least once in the ...

Carnegie UK Trust 

25 Oct

The Carnegie UK Trust has announced that it is open for applications for its new Twin Towns UK initiative.

Weigh2Go – How Your Community Group Can Get Involved 

25 Oct

Sandwell Council’s Public Health are offering voluntary and community organisations in Sandwell a chance to host their programme, Weigh2GO.

Confidence and Wellbeing Team – Free Workshops 

25 Oct

A wide variety of free workshops are available from Health For Living which aim to support and improve people’s confidence and wellbeing.

Lords Select Committee to Examine the Impact and Accountability of Charities 

25 Oct

The Lords Select Committee on Charities will examine the impact and accountability of charities in and evidence session, beginning on 18th October 2016.

CAF Set to Launch New Digital Trading Platform for Charities 

25 Oct

The Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) has partnered with Interactive Investor to launch the CAF Investment Account.

Charities Switching to Mobile Solutions to Boost Engagement and Support 

25 Oct

Major charities are abandoning the clipboard and are going digital in a bid to boost donations and reach out to new supporters.

VCSE Support and Development Needs Survey 2016 

24 Oct

SCVO is pleased to invite VCSE Sector colleagues to complete the ‘VCSE Support and Development Needs Survey 2016’, which was recently launched at our AGM.

Getting Crafty in the Park 

24 Oct

If you have children 11 and under, we have Thursday of half term sorted for you! We Are Bearwood is joining forces with the Lightwoods Park Restoration Project to bring autumn inspired arts to Bearwood children.

Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme Consultation 

24 Oct

Sandwell’s Revenues and Benefits Service are carrying out a consultation on the ‘Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme,’ or LCTR which replaced the old Council Tax Benefit.

Primary Mental Health Workers (PMHWs) 

24 Oct

Kaleidoscope Plus has launched a new service providing Primary Mental Health Workers (PMHWs) to work with children and young people, families, carers and a range of professionals to provide support where there are emotional or mental health concerns.

Crossroads Care seeks Registered Care Manager 

24 Oct

Crossroads Care, Birmingham, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton, is network partner of The Carers Trust.


23 Oct

Week two saw us in Montenegro staying just outside Budva in Becici, So would the bird sightings improve...

Looking back on skewl days 

23 Oct

I'VE written a few lines of verse to record our 14th school reunion we all went to Wednesbury County Commercial College on Wood Green Road, from 1949 to 52.

Croatia & Bosnia 

22 Oct

We have just come back from a two non-birding holiday to Croatia and Montenegro.

Sandwell race raises thousands for Sport Relief 

22 Oct

BACK in March, the Sainsbury's Sport Relief Mile in Sandwell saw local people running one, three or six miles in aid of Sport Relief.

Oldbury Academy Christmas Market 2016 

21 Oct

We are proud to announce that we will be hosting our first Christmas Market, on Friday 9th December 2016 from 5pm-8pm.

Year 11 Revision Sessions – October Half Term 

20 Oct

Please CLICK HERE to view the October Half Term revision timetable.

Building Better Opportunities (BBO) BRIDGES Project 

20 Oct

BITA Pathways is a registered Charity based in Birmingham, supporting people experiencing mental ill health.

16 – 25? Fast forward your Future with The Accelerate Programme 

20 Oct

Landau is a registered West Bromwich based charity centered on providing supportive opportunities primarily to individuals who are disadvantaged or disabled, or not in education, employment or training.

‘Life After Levels’ Presentation To Parents 

20 Oct

Dear Parent/Carer Please CLICK HERE to view the presentationdelivered to parents at the KS4 Parent Evening on Wednesday 19th October to support with 'Life After Levels'.

Appointment Of new Chair of Trustees for Murray Hall Community Trust 

20 Oct

Bob Lloyd has served on the Board of Murray Hall Community Trust for many years but has now taken the decision to step down.

Conversation Café – Let There Be Cake! 

19 Oct

For one day only ‘We Are Bearwood’ are re-opening Coffee Junction for a conversation café where we will be giving free drinks and cakes in exchange for a bit of your time and your stories of Bearwood, both real and imagined.

Free Charity-Funding Lunch Clubs To Help Families in Sandwell 

19 Oct

A series of free holiday lunch clubs are being held in Sandwell at the end of term and during  the October half term as part of a major charity drive to help families in the area eat better and improve their health.

The Terrence Higgins Trust Seeks Venues to Offer HIV Testing 

19 Oct

The Terrence Higgins Trust is based at Pure Offices in Broadwell Road, Oldbury B69 4BY, where a drop in service is available.

New Pledge on Hate Crime to Increase Reporting 

19 Oct

A drive to make sure people recognise hate crime and know how to report it is under way in Sandwell.

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For adults and courageous children… 

23 Oct

Theatre at the 'mill...

Abbey Labour Film Club presents 

21 Oct

Film maker Michael Moore says he has had enough of the US invading other countries and stealing their natural resources…he wants the US to go to other countries and steal their good ideas and superior lifestyle choices.

Let there be cake! 

18 Oct

For one day only We Are Bearwood are re-opening Coffee Junction for a conversation café where we will be giving free drinks and cakes in exchange for a bit of your time and your stories of Bearwood, both real and imagined.

Warley Woods voted one of the best ten parks in Britain 

18 Oct

One of Simon Lea's beautiful photographs of the park Warley Woods has been voted one of the most popular public parks in Britain from those parks awarded Green Flag status.

Sterling Albion 

16 Oct

Samuel Johnson`s assertion that patriotism is this last refuge of a scoundrel only works if the scoundrel is clever enough to manipulate prejudice and ignorance to manufacture a state of false patriotism and, therefore, extreme international danger...

What Melanie Did Next? 

15 Oct

I don't like to deal in rumours but it is a great shame that so many folk in Sandwell "do a Watson" when asked perfectly reasonable questions.

Shooting The Messenger – SMBC Make Legal Threats! 

14 Oct

I have tonight received the following letter by hand-delivery from SMBC which is not marked as being sent on a private and confidential basis: It will probably come as no surprise that SMBC make no comment with regard to the substantive allegation ...

Cllr Simon Hackett – Part 1 

14 Oct

An open letter to Edward Timpson MP, Minister for Vulnerable Children with copies to Cllr Steve Eling, Jan Britton (for what that is worth) and The Albion Foundation.

New café offers free cuppa and a cake… 

13 Oct

The new Serenity Café opens next Monday, (just up from the Bear pub) and the owner, Jake, tells me that all customers calling in on the opening day will be welcomed with a free cup of tea or coffee, and a piece of cake.

Pamper Party for CARES 

6 Oct

On Friday, 14 October 2016 CARES is holding a fundraising Pamper Party at the Victoria Centre, Suffrage Street, Smethwick B66 3QB (close to Asda, Cape Hill).

Vicarage Views 

6 Oct

The lovely sunny autumn days have inspired me to get out and about around the Vicarage with the camera on my mobile phone.

Scarrott Axed – and Names Named! 

6 Oct

Mahboob Hussain not only enjoys the protection of West Midlands Police (!!!!) but also (STILL) has a large number of staff at Jan Britton's bent Sandwell Council in his thrall.

Vicarage Recipes: Bean and Bacon Lunch Bowl 

3 Oct

It’s turned rather chilly this week.

Picturing the Word 

2 Oct

Recently I have started combining two tech blessings – the YouBible app and my mobile phone’s camera, using YouBible’s nifty ‘image’ menu that appears if you underline a verse.

Bud’s Run gets Olympic boost 

2 Oct

A Birmingham 5K charity fun run has been given an Olympic-sized boost by a gold medal winning British hockey player.

Jumble Trail (Part Deux) 

2 Oct

Some of the people who had a garden stall washed out yesterday are giving it another go today.

The Tempest…. 

1 Oct

Thick as Thieves theatre have clocked up thousands of miles travelling round the UK performing in open-air Shakespeare productions.

Parish Beauty 

28 Sep

It’s been too long since I’ve blogged and too much has happened to write about: much joy, much sadness and many glimpses of beauty.

Street Jumble Saturday 

28 Sep

It’s time once more for the great Bearwood jumble trail… the jumble sale with a difference! Community organisation We Are Bearwood and the Abbey Road coffee shop Mad as a Hatter Tea Party bring you the great Bearwood Street Jumble Sale.

Simon again… 

27 Sep

Simon Lea's latest spectacular Bearwood sunset...

Cooper Rumours…. 

27 Sep

Sandwell was on fire with rumours over the weekend about the late Smethwick scumbag, Darren Cooper.

Janice in the sky 

27 Sep

Janice Stirrup, a mother of two and grandmother of one (with another grandchild expected very soon) has completed a zip wire run at Velocity Zip World in Snowdonia.

Leave Means Leave, but only if Donald Trump Wins 

25 Sep

This site has not hidden the notion we DO NOT trust Theresa May's government to get the best deal for the British in our exit negotiations, the reasons are simple, she is a strong remain MP, she loves Europe, worst of all she refuses to introduce any...

Tom Watson – Can You Help Me Please? 

24 Sep

Dear Lazy Tom (as your local Unite Regional Organiser publicly calls you), As you know, I write a community newsletter in Sandwell (aka "Sadwell") where you are supposed to be an MP - at least when you can manage to drag yourself away your London ...

In memory of Luke Morton (30/11/92 – 7/8/2016) 

23 Sep

Luke Morton, who lived in Bearwood for all of his short life, tragically drowned in August off Mwnt beach in Wales where he had gone to observe the seals and dolphins.

A New 5 Star Rogering From Wednesbury Celebrates! 

22 Sep

Just when you thought this outfit was on the way out (owing taxpayers huge sums of rent) it seems they have found another mug organisation to fund them! And worse, they have also set up a mysterious organisation to serve [sic] Wednesbury called "5 ...

Melanie F*cks Sandwell Over One Last Time! 

22 Sep

Rejoice, rejoice - at least while you read the first part of this post! All the rumours of the last couple of weeks are true and The Skidder is pleased to be able to reveal that "Sadwell" Council's unpopular "Assistant Chief Executive" Melanie Dudley...

Redactions, Redactions…. 

21 Sep

Labour Sandwell Council during the Cooper/Britton era became notorious for corruption, incompetence and cronyism.

Solidarity with refugees In torchlit procession 

21 Sep

A torch-lit community procession in solidarity with refugees promoting hope, friendship and welcome, the Procession of Light will meet at the Fountain, walk through the woods and culminate at the Pavilion.

Skate park consultation 

20 Sep

This weekend there is a consultation event for young people who want to contribute ideas for how the skate park in Lightwoods Park can be improved.

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