Tag: Birmingham City Council

Jargon soup

We figure this is about arts funding in Birmingham, but frankly who can tell. If you can understand this get out of the arts now (but could you translate it first please). *shitty stock music* (via Dave Harte, title by…

We don’t care, apparently

Absolute shite from Councillor Alistair Dow: “ As long as their bins are collected and services provided they are not interested in how the council is run.” I think you’ll find they are Mr Dow. Remember Glyn Evans? “How many…

Small Heath Gym Protest Film

Trawling youtube I’ve just stumbled across this slideshow proclaiming Small Heath leisure centre to have the “gym from hell”. Complete with music out of The Omen:

New Gov dot co dot uk

Reserving judgement on the new Birmingham City Council website, but: as there is no RSS for updates I thought I’d take a look at the What’s New page “to keep track of recent additions”. Uploaded with plasq‘s Skitch!

Load of balls?

All the stars; Mike Whitby, Paul Tilsley, Martin Mullaney, Cameron Jerome and Martin Taylor and avid Blue nose, comedian Jasper Carrott. Former Villa player, Ian Taylor, current Villa defender Carlos Cuellar, arch Villans, Phil Etheridge lead singer of Birmingham based…

ArtsFest – What to do?

I’ll no doubt do another long an rambling post on “what should be done” with ArtsFest (next weekend chappies) as a whole, but here I want you to collectively tell me what I should go see. You see, the problem…