There are lots of activities and ways to meet new and like-minded people in Kings Heath's Brandwood neighbourhoods - at friendly and welcoming community venues and green spaces, as well as within walking distance. There are opportunities to give your time, share skills and make a difference too!


We give you a flavour below of community places and spaces, interest groups and activities happening in the area, but please contact the places and people organising them for up to date information and to find out how you can get involved.

Places to go, people to meet, activities on your doorstep!

The Brandwood Centre

157 Allens Croft Rd, B14 6RP

Crafternooners (bring your own craft)

Social day – over 50s session (including exercise, lunch & bingo!)

Training & CV support

Benefits & debt advice

Art club

Weight loss group

Volunteer your time!

The Hub Hazelwell

318 Vicarage Rd, B14 7NH

Bingo (over 50s)

Sew, Knit & Natter (0ver 50s) 

‘Move it or Lose it’ exercise class (over 50s)

Tai Chi (0ver 50s)

Dance school (Children)

Community Choir


Drama for tots

BSL Signing Through Song

Scottish Country, Bollywood & Salsa dance classes

Pilates, Zumba, Yoga

Place of Welcome

Rainbows, Brownies, Guides

Tot’s Play

Weight loss group

Calvery Chapel Kings Heath

159 Allens Croft Rd, B14 6PR

Kids Club

Stay and Play

Youth Club (11-18)

St Bede's Church

41 Bryndale Avenue, B14 6NQ

Dance classes for all ages


Please note, only the groups above are currently running. St Bede’s weekly activity list needs updating.

Woodthorpe Rd Allotments

Woodthorpe Rd, B14 6EQ

Accessible raised beds for residents (age 50+) to ‘grow their own’. 

Social events

Give time, meet people and make a difference to where you live!

Dawberry Fields Park

241 Brandwood Park Rd, B14 6QR

Volunteer your time!

Conservation activities with Ranger

Litter picks

Community events

Become a Friend!

Brandwood End Cemetery

Woodthorpe Rd, B14 5AE 

Volunteer your time!

Litter picks

Conservation activities with Ranger

Research work

Gardening activities

Community events

Become a Friend!

KH & Brandwood Litter Pickers

All over the Brandwood and Kings Heath ward!

Volunteer your time!

Weekly weekend group litter picks

Facebook/WhatApp groups

Jasmin Fields
Nature Reserve

Off Bayston Road, B14 5AX

Volunteer your time!

Community conservation activities with Ranger

Gardening activities

Litter picks

Become a Friend!


Sunderton Rd/Whittington Close, B14 6J

Volunteer your time!

Community clean up events

Community conservation activities with Ranger

Litter picks

Become a Friend!


Access through Lifford Woodland, Allens Croft Rd, B14 6RP

Volunteer your time!

Monthly Wednesday group litter picks

Weekend community clean up events

Become a Friend!

...and neighbouring areas in Kings Heath have more things to do!

All Saints Kings Heath

2 Vicarage Rd, B14 7RA

All Saints Elders Lunch Club

All Saints Youth Project & Family support
(inc. Inclusion activities, 1 to 1 family support groups and
parenting programmes)

The Robin Centre (day care for people living with dementia)

Village Square gardening club

T & Coffee drop in (crafters & book club)

Tae Kwan Do

Fitness Class (40+)



Gamblers Anonymous

Careers service

Kings Heath Farmers’ Market 


KH Cricket & Sports Club

247 Alcester Rd South, B14 7HN

Holiday sports camps

Memberships to play:

Squash, tennis, table tennis, bowls, snooker, cricket, hockey and junior football

Member social activities 

Cartland Tea Room, KH Park

Kings Heath Park, Vicarage Rd, B14 7TQ

German conversation 

Baby Spanish

Music playgroup

Italian conversation 

Art classes

Chess club

Kings Heath Community Centre

8 Heathfield Road, B14 7DB

Stay and Play

Yoga and Pilates

Martial Arts

After school club

Sewing group

Weight loss group

Gamblers Anonymous

Dance classes

Half term children’s activities

Volunteer time with Incredible Surplus food bank

Cocks More Woods Leisure Centre

Alcester Rd South, B14 6ER

Sports activities

Swimming pool

Swimming lessons

Exercise & fitness classes

Golf course

Moseley & Kings Heath Shed

Behind Cartland Tea Rooms, KH Park, Vicarage Rd, B14 7TQ

Social space for the over 50s. Classes and activities include:

Tile Mosaics


Stained glass work

Furniture restoration and woodwork

Moseley & KH Lions Club

Lions HQ, 257 Alcester Road South, B14 6DT

Volunteer your time!

Community services and fundraising activities

Social events

and nearby at... Manningford Hall

Bells Lane, Druids Heath, B14 5RY

Thursday lunch club, followed by Bingo!