Creating an Active Black Country - a strategy to unite the Black Country to create active, healthier people and places - read more

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Netherton, Woodside and St Andrews

For an asset map of this ward please click here.

Active Black Country have identified this area as a priority ward. Over the coming months we will be engaging with residents and deliverers to understand local wants and needs with a view to tackling inactivity. The project is called Black Country Moving. Click here to view the latest learnings that our Connectors have collated.


Key Networks and Initiatives

  • Dudley CVS
    • Key network amongst small groups in Dudley and manage social prescribing in the borough via Integrated Plus
  • Black Country Fund
    • Sport England funded pilot into 8 priority wards

Health Centres

  • Keelinge House Surgery
  • Netherton Health Centre
  • Russell’s Hall Hospital (located just outside ward)

Education Centres

  • The Link Academy (Secondary)
  • Woodside Primary School
  • Netherton CofE Primary
  • Northfield Road Primary

Faith Centres

  • Cole Street Methodist Church
  • Primrose Congregational Church
  • Champion’s Church
  • Ebenezer Baptist Church
  • Living Hope Church
  • New Testament Church of God
  • Woodside Methodist Church

Places to be Active

  • Lodge Farm Reservoir (water sports, located just outside ward).
  • Dudley No.1 and No.2 Canals
  • Warrens Hall Nature Reserve