Tag: twitter

Covered in ELO

Thought you might enjoy this, I did. In other vaguely ELO-related news: Roy Wood is on Twitter.

Erdington Councillor gets stick for stones

Erdington Councillor Gareth Compton (Conservative) manages to make the papers this morning for a Tweet he published last night suggesting (jokingly one would hope and assume) that a journalist to be stoned to death: “Can someone please stone Yasmin Alibhai-Brown…

Join in, make the news @onBirmingham

As part of the site revamp we’ve added tweets from onBirmingham to the sidebar, and would like you to join in: Twitter is now pretty much established as the place where news can break most quickly — when news happens…

'Tweet potholes' appeal launched

The council have got a wee bit of publicity for announcing that they're going to take reports of potholes via Twitter (to the press office account, oddly) – "It just makes sense to use it," said Council spokesman Geoff Coleman.…

Tweleven, sorry

Replay a quick snapshot of today’s 11 bus extravaganza – via the medium of Twitter: 11 bus tweets

Get out.

There doesn’t seem to be an excuse to spend any time in your own house this week: On Wednesday you can have a drink with internet types at The Anchor, or pop along to The Edge and hack to your…

Brum news on Twitter

onBirmingham isTwitter generated breaking news about Birmingham. It works by using a network of “newsmakers” who can use the onBirmingham Twitter account to distribute local news as soon as they hear about it — they’ll likely be first on the…

Why The Big Paws?

Rhubarb Radio has kindly consented to allow your very own BiNS-ers Jon & Jules to have a show — on the internet radio and everything. It’ll be what you’d expect from us — intelligent, amusing, cool, and featuring ELO (maybe).…