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By Anthony Poulton-Smith

traditionally part of Warwickshire, Solihull is at the present time essentially the most wealthy elements of the West Midlands conurbation. From its beginnings as a medieval marketplace city, Silhillians during the a while have noticeable nearly non-stop development, this additionally noticeable within the town's motto Urbs in Rure 'Town in Country'. through the 20th century the inhabitants grew from 7,500 in 1901 to arrive six figures within the Nineteen Sixties. because then the city centre, which had stood principally unchanged for over a century, has been introduced into the twenty-first century and draws viewers from close to and much. forged a watch over town over the past century and notice how one of the alterations yes landmarks stay. examine this to the various outlying villages the place Silhillians from the Victorian period may without doubt recognize their houses over a century later.

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