Month: September 2007

Beeb tube

We mentioned that Big Screen Birmingham were to set up a YouTube Group for easy submitting. Well they have: From November 2007, Big Screen Birmingham will be situated in Victoria Square. Over the last three years it’s home has been…

Go to work on a Mr Egg

9am : 24 Hours in Birmingham, originally uploaded by thornj. This shot of your fave caf’ at 9am is part of James Thornett’s 24 Hours in Birmingham photo project.

Kings Heath’s Market Square

Famous for having its own ‘who’s what’ on the weekends Moseley isn’t having one, Martin Mullaney reveals plans for Kings Heath’s market square – on his blog and on youTube: I have to say it’s another Mullaney YouTube classic, they’re…

Buy 365 days of Brum, get one free

It’s that time of next year again, when in a flagrant attempt to pay for all the incidental costs of B:iNS we unleash the Birmingham:It’s Not Shit Calendar on the suspecting public. It is, we’ve seen calendars in the shops.…

Where’s all this leading*?

As part of the Plus International Design Festival, Central Library font geek extraordinare and local history expert Ben Waddington will be running a series of design walks around the city centre focusing on different aspects of type and fontage. One…

1903, it’s the past, you know.

Just stumbled across this on the interweb, someone is putting chapters of their Grandfather’s life story (as written by him) online. It looks as if it was written for publication, but never made it – such a joy of the…