Month: December 2008

Big Brum Quiz of the Year 2008

So what happened in Birmingham in 2008? Did Mike Whitby sell Mr Egg to a passing Chinese tourist, did anyone find our how to get to Aston from Spaghetti Junction without driving halfway to Sutton and doing a U-turn? Twenty-four…

4am at Acock’s Green Bus Garage

The latest in the foolhardy Karen Strunks’s series of photo projects that happen at 4 o’clock in the morning around Brum — this one sees her take to Acock’s Green Bus Garage.

BiNS Advent Calendar 2008 – December 24th

You always get a bumper window for Christmas eve — so here’s Meg Mathews singing up a Christmas storm for you from Crossroads’ ’79 Xmas special. See every entry in the BiNS 2008 Advent Calendar. Buy a 2009 Calendar for…

BiNS Advent Calendar 2008 – December 21st

Bernard Cribbins voiceover: “Birmingham, Christmas 1973 – Grim. Roy Wood… mental.” See every entry in the BiNS 2008 Advent Calendar. Buy a 2009 Calendar for 365 days of Brum.

BiNS Advent Calendar 2008 – December 19th

Not one of Jaspers’ best, this 12 days of xmas song. Doesn’t move much on stage either… See every entry in the BiNS 2008 Advent Calendar. Buy a 2009 Calendar for 365 days of Brum.