Tag: Pete Ashton

Capsule – Brummie of the Year?

With voting now open for Brummie of the Year, we’re going to take a look at all the candidates. This time multi-headed metal machine, Lisa and Jenny from Capsule: (not a great photo, but the only one I can find…

Brum web feed starter kit

Jules is filling in for Pete Ashton over at Created in Birmingham while he is off being very drunk at the Guardian Media Awards and then SXSWi (how drunk he’ll be there is not established). She doesn’t quite follow the…

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.…

Soft Custard

In what I think they call a ‘soft launch’ Mr Pete Ashton Esq of Created in Birmingham fame has opened the doors ever so slightly on the new Custard Factory website: This weblog the first stage of the new Custard…