welcome to Aston Vision Association




Mi Friendly Cities ENGLISH Chat at St Teresa's Church, Perry Barr, 273 Wellington Road, B20 3QQ

This cannot be held at the moment but will resume in September when Church Centre reopens. Meanwhile we have a ZOOM Class on Friday at 11am,contact us for link on [email protected]


managed by Birchfield Neighbourhood Forum

visit Shades of Black project October 2017 and 2020

Take a look at Mrs McGhie-Belgrave's SHADES of BLACK Project web site as she turns 80 October 2014

Heritage Lottery Funded project on World War I & II veterans.

  Pride of Britain Award winner Mrs McGhie-Belgrave MBE meets Birmingham's Professor of Local history Carl Chinn at an exhibition in Stechford, Birmingham

Shown below is SHADES of BLACK Help Project meeting the then Minister for the Third Sector, Phil Hope M.P, when he came to Birmingham in 2008 to inspect with Mrs McGhie Belgrave,MBE, an exhibition that was part of the Lottery Funded Project.



Set up in 1983 to offer multi-media training to inner City Youth, we now continue our mission, in our Media for Migrants programme, one of which was the "LIGHTS CAMERA ACTION project",at St Georges Church Centre, Newtown, Birmingham.

Pictured below is a member of our team, who has experienced the difficulties of settling into the host community.His story is told in our documentary on HEALTH CARE ACCESS funded by the Heart of Birmingham PCT, through the Digbeth Trust.

Other projects we have managed include IRANZAD MAGAZINE



This was our project's first web-site design

for schools, which scores thousands of hits






Site updated JANUARY 2022










BIRCHFIELD BUGLE a local community newsletter

Issue14 SPRING2016

issue-13 WINTER 2015

issue-12 SPRING 2015

issue-11 SPRING 2014

issue- 10 AUTUMN 2013

issue- 9 SPRING 2011

issue- 8 WINTER 2011

issue 7- SUMMER edition 2010

issue 6- SPRING edition 2010

Aston Vision Association received a silver award of £500 to promote cycling awareness and safety in the Birchfield area. Further funding in for our SHARE with CARE Pavement Cycling Campaign will help us promote this important safety issue in our area and City.


Faith Alive events 2011

Day for Older People organised by Birmingham LINk

PERRY HALL PARK Birmingham with children from St John Wall School.Click on the picture to see shots from the video.


click on the logo to find Perry Hall park


Sisters of Mercy, Birmingham UK Conference, for their founder,Catherine McAuley's Cause



Media for Migrants project


Newman Heritage at the Birmingham Oratory.
  Pictured above is the splendid Cardinal Newman Library at the Birmingham Oratory, where the Fathers allowed us to make a documentary in 2007 for the Friends of Cardinal Newman as part of their awareness raising effort to preserve the Newman heritage.

View editor of Newman's Letters Book launch

Clerical Whispers Blog explains the Empty Grave

The 219th anniversary of Blessed John Henry Newman's death 2009 at Rednal

Pictures from Oratory Service to "translate" Newman's remains

News Views on the Cause to make Newman a saint


Clips from the DVD soon to be seen by clicking on the screens below