Month: February 2008

Two or three leagues under the rotunda

Omega Sektor the “gaming centre” in the old Virgin Megastore opposite the Square Peg is starting computer game leagues – at different levels “pro, semi-pro and even casual games players”. Pro computer games players? Do they do Jetpac? I always…

Network News

Another day, another new Brum site – this one Birminghammusicnetwork.com is for the Birmingham Music Network who are: “a music networking organisation, leading the way by working with the local community to stimulate growth, inspire, and share knowledge. We offer…

Mike’s Big City Tips

I’ve held off mentioning much of the Big City Plan, launched on Wednesday, until I had chance to read it. So often these sorts of initiatives – you know, one’s where there have been consultants – sound great then have…

Brum Link 28th February

Found this on teh interwebs: The Big City Plan « Crowded Gallery's Craig Holmes on being quoted in the brochure – "I have had… clients asking me how… I was involved with the Big City Plan. Well, I wasn?t… I…

Post-everything web stuff

The new Birmingham Post site has just this second gone live – superficially it’s similar to the Mail’s recent makeover, but more blue, in more than one way (like the fact that the title bar says “local news, Birmingham City…

Bookmarks for 26th February through 28th February

These are my links for 26th February through 28th February: South By South West Midlands – A group from the West Midlands go to South By South West Interactive. Lucky, lucky, sods, we're not jealous or anything… ;) But seriously,…

What’s above the King’s Head?

On the end of his wristies? In Iraq? Sorry. According to The Hearing Aid – it’s a new music venue above the pub in Bearwood. Good. What is it with these refurbed pubs and ghastly identikit flock logos?