Month: February 2011

"Soho Road in Birmingham is a place where convent, mosque, Rasta HQ, Jesus Army centre and Buddhist…"

from Brumblr, the scrapbook of Brum web ephemera: “Soho Road in Birmingham is a place where convent, mosque, Rasta HQ, Jesus Army centre and Buddhist temple sit side by side. John Harris visits the most religiously diverse road in Britain”…

High Speed 2 Debate

On Monday 28th March Birmingham Friends of the Earth and Sustainability West Midlands are holding a public debate entitled "High Speed Rail: Creating Sustainable Transport and Jobs?" We have 4 guest speakers; Christian Wolmar, writer and broadcaster Mike Geddes, Professor…

Danny Smith: On Holiday By Mistake

Routine crushes me, most of the time I can feel its weight on my chest. When it really takes hold I start getting odder and odder thoughts compelling me to something dumb, dangerous or both. I can mitigate these brain…