WEST MIDLANDS OBESITY CRISIS -LET’S KEEP OUR SPORTS GROUNDS & NOT BUILD HOUSES ON THEM SO THAT THEY CAN BE USED FOR EXERCISE & RECREATION BEFORE ITS TOO LATE

#Saveoursportsfields #BirminghamandBlackCountryobesitycrisis

keithbracey

Get kids out from behind their tablets and phones and get em running about chasing a football…..is it no wonder that Birmingham and The Black Country and especially West Brom and Wolverhampton are facing a childhood obesity crisis…..?

I walked a mile to school and back when I was a kid for 13 years from the age of 5 until I left Sixth Form at George Dixon School in July 1976 at the age of 18….the most exercise some school kids get is walking from their front door to the car for the school run as they are always on their Tablets or Mobile Phones even at the ridiculously young age of 8 – 10 years old…..that is one of the reasons I am dead against Thimblemill Recreation Ground being redeveloped for residential uses……

george-dixon-school-tower

We are losing our playing fields and Sports Grounds to greedy residential developers who see an…

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