Tag: blog

Style icons of Birmingham

What Birmingham has been missing for a while now is a “street style” blog. Street style blogs stop people in the street, ask about and photograph their style, and er blog it. So welcome to the neophyte Spaghetti Junction Style…

Brum Link 21st April

Found this on teh interwebs: Ask The Driver « Twmdriver’s Weblog – Ever wanted to ask a bus driver a question that wasn’t “How much to town, mate?”. TWMDriver is ready and willing to answer your questions…

We can has daysaver

My new favourite blog is Twmdriver – as the name suggests the blog of a driver on a TWM bus. It’s honest, well written, funny, and has that righteous anger of a world not quite how it should be. It…

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.…

Bookmarks for 26th February through 28th February

These are my links for 26th February through 28th February: South By South West Midlands – A group from the West Midlands go to South By South West Interactive. Lucky, lucky, sods, we're not jealous or anything… ;) But seriously,…

Not so close encounters

It’s a long story, but I’ve just found out that Flying Saucer, one of my favourite blogs which is written by a Brummie (although now away at uni) fashion-obsessed teen, won an award. The blog won the Youth category of…

Number one: songs in Heaven

Starve in Heaven is a new-at-least-to-me Brum-ish music blog “a home for music.. and debate… rock to rap; from aesthetics to determinism”, it’s nice to see high ideals – and they’re certainly unafraid to lay into people they hate. Sometimes…