Month: October 2007

He gets knocked down, but he gets up again

Fancy spending an evening with Roger Cook? No, you won’t have to spend it knocking on the doors of underworld characters asking “Why won’t you answer our questions, Mr Cotterill?” – the Electric cinema are hosting a talk and Q+A…

Busy with the Fiz-zy

I was waiting until I’d had a chance to have a go of it before I mentioned Birminghamfiz – Digital Birmingham’s “free wifi information zone”, I don’t carry my laptop around with me that much (and the wondrous iPhone won’t…

Pyjamarama

It’s always national something day, it’s pretty easy to set up your own as we discovered, but this Thursday is National Poetry day. This isn’t set up by the makers of Poetry: It’s Not Shit, but by the Arts Council…

Where’s the bull?

where’s the bull? Originally uploaded by catnipmusic Anyone know what’s happening to the bull? he was all boarded in when I went past earlier today. hopefully he’s just having his hooves cleaned or something

Badger Medical Centre?

Badger Medical Centre?, originally uploaded by judyboo. If its ever worried you, BADGER stands for Birmingham and District General Practitioner Emergency Rooms, unfortunately.

City University

We told you that the UCE was about to change its name, and we were right. As of this morning it’s now called “Birmingham City University”. New names, new branding, and they’ve (quite rightly to go with the name) gone…