Tag: Birmingham Post

Global city, local arse?

One of the most thought provoking blog posts on the new Birmingham Post site is one from Pete Ashton, on “our”, marketing phrase “global city with a local heart”.  “I’m not sure “local” is the right word for that though.…

Post-everything web stuff

The new Birmingham Post site has just this second gone live – superficially it’s similar to the Mail’s recent makeover, but more blue, in more than one way (like the fact that the title bar says “local news, Birmingham City…

Birminghamposteditor’s Weblog

Birmingham Post Editor’s Weblog is the slightly corrected title to what they’re calling “Birminghamposteditor’s Weblog”. Marc Reeves (Editor of the Birmingham Post) has started a blog – it’ all shiny, virginal and new – go post the first comment.

Birmingham Post Photo Exhibition

Birmingham Post Exhibition, originally uploaded by kate&drew. A set of pictures celebrating the Post’s 150th anniversary (or at least the anniversay of one of the papers that was eventually subsumed into it). It’s between Centenary Square and the Library

The Great Bull in the Birmingham Post today!

Fans of BiNS artwork The Great Bull can get a printed copy in today’s Birmingham Post. In a colour double-page spread no less! Hopefully Bounder will be on Radio WM at around 6pm to talk about it too. Also, BiNS…

fame vs power

Jasper Carrott has been announced as the second person to join the Broad St Walk of Stars (icBirmingham) which we can only surmise makes him the second most famous Brummie (out of those willing to turn up the the paving…

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I’ve been meaning to do a quick mention of the Birmingham Post’s blog for quite a time. While the different authors are obsessed with political gossip, sport, and oddly charity cricket matches between directors of Birmingham based companies, that seems…