Category: video

“Do you know what this is called, Arthur?” “Confetti Junction”

Get the Flash Player to see this content. From MACE: “Chris Tarrant taking the Worcestershire countryman Arthur Jones around Birmingham city centre and discussing the changes that have taken place over the last 25 years since Jones last visited the…

Dinosaurs in Brum, 1938

This is so odd (from i09 via Craig) that I’m just going to have to quote it:   “In 1938, Birmingham, England held a 5,000-performer pageant to celebrate the centennial of the city’s designation as a municipal borough. But that…

What can an elected Mayor do for a city and region?

A couple of videos with coverage of the mayoral referendum and campaign. First the debate held at the University of Birmingham: “On Wednesday 29th February 2012, this debate brought together leaders and representatives from business, education, politics, and the community, to…