Community Events

Birmingham to Celebrate National Walking Month!

On Saturday 20th May, Birmingham residents are invited to put their best foot forward and celebrate National Walking Month with ‘One Big Walk in the Park’ –… Read more »

Award winning street-artist curates REVOLUTIONary event!

A revolutionary arts event returns to Birmingham on May 13th.  The Hubb Debates turns the traditional debate format on its head: bringing musicians, singers and visual artists… Read more »

The Rise in Homeless People & Begging in Birmingham

Back in December of 2014, I became quite overwhelmed with the amount of people begging on the streets of Birmingham. This eventuated in me writing an article… Read more »

Birmingham To Host Traffic-Free City Ride This Summer

Birmingham will be the first of 13 cities in the UK to host a traffic-free city ride this summer. The event aims to encourage cycling, traveling and… Read more »

Reggae Caribbean Cookout returns to Jewellery Quarter May Bank Holiday

Following the successful launch moving to a new location on Easter Monday at St. Paul’s Square Church, 876 Street Foods Reggae Caribbean Cookout returns for a early… Read more »

The Independent Birmingham Festival 2017

The Independent Birmingham Festival 2017

On Saturday 13th May (12pm – 6pm), The Independent Birmingham Festival will be taking place at The Bond Company, Digbeth, showcasing the very best of Birmingham’s independent… Read more »

Fly someone special home to the UK for a holiday!

Pasta Di Piazza, one of the Jewellery Quarter’s favourite Italian restaurants, is determined to reunite family and friends from across the world in a one off social… Read more »

Bahamas to Brum via North America – October Nights CD3

October Nights – CD3 Christian Deveaux sets pace to deliver his follow-up headline show. This time with support from Birmingham emcee King Shells, trap-soul princess Renaie Shantay and R&B crooner Ashley Zeal…. Read more »

Seasonal Markets return to The Bond 22nd April!

Seasonal Markets return to The Bond 22nd April!

The Spring Market, 22nd April, The Bond Company, a festival of street food, artist and makers, and music. Seasonal Markets return for it’s 4th year to The… Read more »

Reggae Caribbean Cookout Jewellery Quarter Easter Special!

Following the successful launch last year at Newman Brothers Coffin Works Museum, 876 Street Foods Reggae Caribbean Cookout returns for a Easter Special. Birmingham’s​ Street food trader… Read more »

Birmingham project Breaking With Silence with £40k funding win

Birmingham project Breaking the Silence are the winners of £40,000 People’s Project funding. The Jewellery Quarter based social enterprise were shortlisted in The People’s Project competition, organised… Read more »

Chance to win £500 spending money at Grand Central!

As the central hub for Birmingham, Grand Central has set upon a mission to find out exactly what makes the people of Birmingham happy. Since launching over… Read more »

A brief story of clean water in Birmingham

Birmingham, like all the major cities of the UK owes its water and sewage infrastructure to the Victorians.  A huge feat of engineering, coupled with the ingenuity… Read more »

Digbeth Arts Market returns to Lower Trinity Street

Digbeth Arts Market returns to Lower Trinity Street

Following its success from last year, Digbeth Arts Market will return to Lower Trinity Street to showcase a collective of independent Birmingham based artists, makers, and street… Read more »

Big Cat Digital Breakfast with Andy Street

Big Cat Digital Breakfast on Tuesday 4th April with Andy Street to talk through his plans about turning the West Midland’s into a digital powerhouse. Andy Street,… Read more »