Meriden is a small village in the West Midlands, United Kingdom. It can be found roughly between Coventry and Birmingham, just off the A45, close the the NEC and Birmingham Airport.
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The Magazine was set up in 1997, as a non-profit making project to help the village communicate as a community. The first issues were just two sides of A4, now the magazine is over 28 pages and it is still growing. The magazine comes out quaterley on March 1st, June 1st, September 1st and December 1st and is delivered to over 1,500 homes in the village.
The aim of the magazine is to provide the village with useful information and news. Over 1,500 copies are delivered to almost home in Meriden and Millisons Wood by a band of willing volunteers. Copies are available from Meriden Library.
The magazine is put together and edited by two Grannies, Margaret Argyle and Valerie Martin. It is done entirely in their spare time.
For the latest issue and back issues please go to the issues page
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