Area Guide and History for Earlswood 

Earlswood is a small village at the south of the borough of Solihull.  It straddles the county border of Warwickshire and the West Midlands and the postal town is Solihull.

Earlswood is surrounded by farm and woodland and the Stratford-upon-Avon Canal runs through it. It gives its name to Earlswood Lakes, the sailing club and to Earlswood railway station (on the border).

There is easy access to both the town centres of Shirley and Solihull with motorway networks linking up to the National Exhibition Centre, National Motor Cycle Museum and Birmingham International Airport.