Tag: tour

Crossroads of Sabbath

'scse the caps, but i guess the site needs to shout—their hearing is probably shot… "CROSSROADS OF SABBATH IS A 90-MINUTE WALKING TOUR IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF BLACK SABBATH DURING THE PERIOD 1948-1970: THE TIME WHEN MEMBERS OF THE BAND…

Invisible Birmingham

Historian Ben Waddington is leading a Brum walking tour of sights and buildings inspired by his article ‘Invisible Architecture’ from Issue One of Dirty Bristow magazine. It’s based on the differences in what you see when you look up, rather…

Alternative Birmingham Landmarks for an open top bus tour

Ben says: "I'd like to put together a list of places around the city (preferably the city centre) that hold personal resonances for people who've visited Birmingham, people who live, work and play here. And once I've got a list…

Digbeth – a video “Type and Architecture” tour

Here is a Google Map with tons of videos featuring "typographic historian" Ben Waddington all placed around Digbeth — it's the stunning work of Nicky over at Digbeth is Good. [link] Or you can watch all the vids one after…

I can see for miles, or you can

As part of the Climate Change Festival (nice stuff, but does it not sound a little like they’re celebrating climate change from the title) there’s a chance to go up to the top of the Rotunda this coming Monday (2nd…