Month: October 2007

Moseley Baths, a whisker of sucess

spm37, originally uploaded by Forgotten Faces. The Victorian Society, who no doubt are mostly spectacularly sideburned men worried about being aroused by table-legs, have placed Moseley Baths on their Top Ten Endangered Buildings list. They “are urging Birmingham Council to…

Save the planet, start in Brum

Today is Blog Action Day, and on Blog Action Day the idea is that: the web will unite to put a single important issue on everyone’s mind – the environment. Every blogger will post about the environment in their own…

Signs of the times

We mentioned the Type Tours before, but I couldn’t pass up a chance of a private mini-tour for myself: Ben Waddington is one of those people who wants others to appreciate their surroundings. An exiled Manc, he’s been running tours…

Cafe society

Bearwood’s own ‘european-style cafe bar’ (that’s Atticus, not The Abbey) has a blog…Life In Bearwood (and other places). It’s refreshingly frank and conversational for a promo tool, smart.

Search for the past

Have you seen the TV ad for ask.com where they show you what happens when you search for “Birmingham”? It’s very similar to this London one, but I can’t find a video anywhere on the web. The fun bit for…

Get Scrobbling with BCC

Visitors to the council website at the moment (at least those on Internet Explorer who don’t have a pop-up blocker, sheesh, click here to take the survey if you don’t use the buggy piece of arseware) are being asked to…