Tag: flickr

Don’t Lose Your Head, Carry On

From Birmingham News Room: “Curators from Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery have secured funding to restore sculptor William Bloye’s 1934 statue of the Greek God Pan, which formerly had pride of place the West garden at Aston Hall. Just one…

No 1 Bus

Flickrer curmudgeonly troutmask is wrong, he says "The No 1 bus is by far the best bus route in Birmingham". It is of course the eleven, but this is a nice set of photos anyway. [link]

To Let?

On Flickr, star-one collects these To Let signs within a couple hundred yards of the Central Library and asks: “what makes anybody think it’s worth building yet more?”.

Alderman Avery, my drugs hell

Alderman Avery, originally uploaded by sally_parishmouse. Alderman Avery is the cover star of this issue of ” Old and New Birmingham”. Which looks like a late C19th version of ‘heat’. There’s a flickr set of scans from the magazine that…

Booze Hounds

Steve Gerrard shows us the result of his photoshoot with Envy and Other Sins (Envy is the one with the hat I think) – nice band photos, but the real beauty is the interior of the Hare and Hounds (who’ve…