Month: March 2007

Budget Best Of Brum

Much longer version of an article I wrote for this week’s Guardian Travel Section – they said 300 words, but I can’t shut up when I get going: Rush Hour Blues: Free Commuter Jazz Symphony Hall, Friday evenings Don’t worry,…

since i’ve been away, you’ve been hanging on out

and might of missed these things: UK Transportation Chief rides a scooter, tells others to ride the bus Chineese – or American in this case – make Mullaney 2.0 seem a little more important than he is. Nice Lambretta, even…

it’s a – lot of – puppets

despite their website not being up to much it’s World Puppet Day on Wednesday 21st March, and Birmingham is having a puppetry festival in May and June.

i’m not a celebrity – get me out of it

I’ve been following the RSS feed of the Name in Lights project quite closely – I think it’s a very interesting concept. You know – fame, fame, fickle fame as El Moz once said. Imagine my trepidation to find my…

Duran Duran in ‘not ashamed of Brum’ shock

Birmingham Rotunda – Icons of England just spotted these T-shirts on Nick Rhodes and John Taylor – and I hear that both Adrian Chiles and Lee Sharpe have been spotted wearing B:iNS badges, maybe our celebs are a little less…

Just a quick reminder

That Heinz have showed their disdain for Birmingham – let’s all return the favour. Don’t buy Heinz. BBC NEWS | England | West Midlands | Final British bottle of HP sauce

Daddies for Justice

… Is A Great British Sauce : Originally uploaded by ClydeHouse. Some wonderful nutcase staged a rooftop protest at the HP sauce factory. Ray Egan was dressed as John Bull – and had a wonderful “Daddies for Justice” banner. More…

Rotundoc

‘the bull ring centre and rotunda, birmingham’ : Originally uploaded by tom.smith. Regular viewers will know how much we love the Rotunda here at B:iNS – but finding out that someone else loves it enough to make a “documentary and…