Category: environment

Central Library for and against

My highlighting: The Twentieth Century Society: “The Twentieth Century Society is tremendously disappointed by the Minister’s decision not to follow the advice of her advisers and list Birmingham Central Library. EH advice on listing is not often overturned and this…

Tweleven, sorry

Replay a quick snapshot of today’s 11 bus extravaganza – via the medium of Twitter: 11 bus tweets

UB40 – Music as Culture

UB40 are playing a gig at the tiny (for them) Rainbow in Digbeth on the third of November. The idea is to raise awareness, and some dosh for a sound-deadening roof, of the noise problems the pub have been having.…

Give Give Give Me More More More

I hated these “signs” when they appeared. They’re everything signs shouldn’t be: difficult to understand, vague, pointing to places they care about rather than ones you do: “It lists shops, or rather it doesn’t list shops it lists ’shopping arcades’…