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Rats with wings

The new More Canals Than Venice art blog, went pigeon racing at the weekend. It’s part of a residency by artists Alex Lockett and Ian England at The Rea Garden (Floodgate St, Digbeth) where they’re looking after pigeons — and…

Brum to have “digital district”

Whatever that means. In a speech welcoming Lord Carter to the Digital Britain regional launch. Cllr Paul Tilsley (Deputy Leader of Birmingham City Council and the Chair of the Digital Birmingham partnership) is announcing a “digital district”: “Birmingham will create…

Band a Day for Birmingham Music Month – June 15th

The Beat – Mirror In The Bathroom June is Birmingham Music Month, so get off your arses and talk Brum Music, make Brum Music, promote Brum Music, listen to Brum Music and have fun with Brum Music. BiNS is showcasing…

Friday Photo by Karen Strunks

  This week’s Birmingham photo is brought to you from….Londonderry, N.Ireland!  That’s where I am staying this week, visiting relatives.   My dad mentioned that Birmingham and Derry had a history together. A company called Birmingham Sound Reproducers from Perry…

Friday Photo by Karen Strunks

The Piccadilly Arcade is a shopping area based just off New Street and it is home lots of unique non-high-streety shops. I was having a stroll through the arcade and noticed for the first time, some beautiful murals on the ceiling.…