Tag: TV

Dogging up King’s Heath

Pointed out on Twitter over the weekend is that the opening titles of Childrens’ ITV ‘classic’ Woof! (plot: boy turns into dog at inopportune moments — Billy’s Boots with more fleas) are set in luscious King’s Heath. The dog wanders…

The Saturday Men (West Bromwich Albion 1962)

“The Saturday Men” spends a week following West Bromwich Albion around. It follows them to training, the inner workings of the boardroom (to the extent to which the inhabitants of said room were going to be honest when there were…

The zombies are coming

The swine flu series Survivors is coming to town and on Sunday 14th June – 6.30am to 6.30pm – they're doing a huge operation, which includes: "the complete closure of Newhall St from Colmore Row down to Great Charles Queensway…

Remembering the Tornado of 2005

"Perhaps you captured the event on camera or on your mobile phone? Or friends, family or colleagues experienced the tornado first-hand?" Have you got pictures of the devastation caused to Greggs in King's Heath? Maverick TV are making a programme…

Roving with Rustie

Rustie Lee at Cadbury’s Factory: “31 years? Goodness gracious, you should know how to straighten your nuts by now!” followed up with a particularly filthy laugh. Also featuring a quick shot of Nick Owen. Found via Brumblr, which is a…