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A general mixture of informative posts from around the web and some local to the West Midlands also. Brought to you in collaboration with

5-Places To Buy Used Appliances Online

Naturally, everyone wants to improve the standard of living and make it easy and comfortable with the addition of some new and modern items not only at… Read more »

New Films 20th Jan 2022 by Mike Davies

This column will review films both screening theatrically and/or on various streaming platforms. NEW Belfast (12A) Shot in black and white save for opening and closing contemporary… Read more »

The importance of website retention and ways to reduce your site’s bounce ratio

With today’s improved software, servers, and coding technologies, it’s now easier than ever to set up and start running a website – whether that be just a… Read more »

5 Shopping Tips for Buying Clothes Online

Shopping online is a very convenient way to purchase what you need. And for people who enjoy shopping for clothes, buying items from online retailers makes it… Read more »

Read These 7 Books To Learn Java Programming

Read These 7 Books To Learn Java Programming

Reading books will never get old-fashioned. Sure, more digital books materialize in our pockets. But what is a digital book, if not a version of the old… Read more »

Online Betting taking over from High Street Bookies

Online betting has been a big business since the start of the internet. Traditional bookies and betting shops still exist on every high street, but their popularity… Read more »

Andy Murray’s run to the Sydney International final is a positive step

Although Andy Murray will be hugely disappointed with his defeat in the final of the Sydney International earlier this month, the journey to the final represents a… Read more »

10 Steps to Start a Successful Home Healthcare Agency

10 Steps to Start a Successful Home Healthcare Agency

It may sound pessimistic, but people won’t stop getting sick. So, they’ll always need home healthcare in some capacity. According to Precedence Research, experts expect the home… Read more »

Lesser-Known Personality Tests to Take

Have you ever been curious about what kind of person you are? You can learn more about yourself through personality tests which are tools for evaluating the… Read more »

Refrigeration Solutions that Will Help You Expand Your Food Storage

Is it time you thought about expanding your business’s food storage? This can sound like a simple task. But, in reality, it can be a big project… Read more »

Three players to watch in the men’s singles at the Australian Open

The Australian Open is on the horizon and after months of speculation, it has finally been confirmed that defending champion Novak Djokovic will, in fact, be participating… Read more »

Procedures Best Combined with a Neck Lift

A neck lift is a procedure that can help remove wrinkles and tighten the skin on one’s neck. The cosmetic surgery procedure is performed on the skin… Read more »

Latest On Facelift This 2022

Aging signs are more visible on the face than on any other body part. It is where most people report seeing the first signs of aging. These… Read more »

Important Things You Must Know When Considering Getting An Eyelid Surgery

The eyelids are a delicate and sensitive part of the human body. As such, it is essential to remember this when considering getting eyelid surgery. Blepharoplasty, which… Read more »

Non Surgical Rhinoplasty – Will it give me amazing results?

Rhinoplasty is one of the most popular facial surgical procedures performed in the United States. It is a procedure that can improve the appearance of your nose… Read more »

What Is Microdermabrasion?

It is a rejuvenation treatment for the skin using a minimally abrasive instrument to gently sand away sun damage and stretch marks. It was used for medical… Read more »

Common misconceptions about facelifts

A facelift is a surgical treatment designed to remove excess skin and tighten the underlying muscles of the face. This surgery can also reduce wrinkles, lines, and… Read more »

New Films 15th Jan 2022 by Mike Davies

With cinemas now open this column will review films both screening theatrically and/or on various streaming platforms. NEW Scream (18) Making its debut back in 1996, directed… Read more »

The OFFICIAL Brum Radio A List – 15 January

Saturday at 2pm can only mean one thing… it’s the OFFICIAL Brum Radio A-List. Pete Steel is back with the first show of the year and what a start… Read more »

School of Rock comes to The Alexandra Mon 31 Jan to Sat 5 Feb 2022


Homeless sector pays tribute to Jack Dromey MP

Homeless charities and professional bodies across the country have paid tribute to the life and legacy of Jack Dromey MP after his sad passing on the 7th… Read more »

6 Things to Know About Student Loans in the US

A college education is becoming increasingly expensive in the United States. To finance some of that cost, many students rely on student loans. Borrowers must repay education… Read more »

eTextbooks vs. Print Textbooks

Digitization has become inevitable in today’s era. It isn’t uncommon to find college students scrolling through their phones and tablets rather than flipping through textbook pages.  With… Read more »

The Science Behind Microlearning

Microlearning is a growing trend in the corporate training and education sectors. It has emerged as a response to the shortcomings of traditional learning methods, offering a… Read more »

An Ode To The Tower Ballroom by Jim Simpson

The news that The Tower Ballroom in Edgbaston is about to be demolished must have provoked many a memory of Brum’s most popular 1960s dance hall. Here… Read more »

Albert’s Schloss launches its In-Haus Bakery in Brum city centre!

Albert’s Schloss launches its In-Haus Bakery in Brum city centre!

FRESH OUT OF THE OVEN: SAY HELLO TO ALBERT’S SCHLOSS BIRMINGHAM’S IN-HAUS BAKERY The Bavarian palace’s team of Master Bakers are set to bring sweet treats to… Read more »

Wine Freedom back open in Digbeth for 2022!

Following a short battery recharge, our Digbeth venue opens again today (Friday 14th Jan). WINE SHOP open from 12pm-5pm. WINE BAR in service Fri 14th Jan from 5pm,… Read more »

Your Brief and Essential History of the Sneaker Industry

Look out! Sneakers are sneaking up on the world. The global sneaker industry totaled $100 billion in 2019. Yet the massive success of sneakers has not always… Read more »

Outdoor TV aerial installation: Why you should leave this to the professionals

There are a few different places where you can mount your TV aerial outdoors and this usually tends to be down to the local transmitter location. If… Read more »

Taking a bet on your favourite horse in 2022!

Sport is one of the biggest, if not THE biggest past-time and interest on earth. There are literally hundreds of types of sports which people participate in… Read more »

Slot Sagas That Are Worth To Play For Real Cash

Slot sagas are here, and they’re here to stay. The adventure they come with and the vibe that players get through them is a primary reason why… Read more »

Strategies that can help you make money at Blackjack Casinos

People join casinos for different reasons, the majority of the time it is so that players can unwind and have some fun. However, it’s always nice to… Read more »

Entertaining Things to Do On a Long Journey

For most people, long journeys tend to be tedious. However, it doesn’t have to be always this way. There are plenty of enjoyable things you can do… Read more »

Experience what Pilates can do for you this January at Birmingham Pilates Studio

The unique studio based in Birmingham at the Custard Factory is offering you an incredible 50% discount for your First Pilates Lesson this January! Birmingham Pilates Studio,… Read more »

West Midlands offer opportunity to train and find a job as an HGV driver

The lack of lorry drivers in the UK is a huge problem with the Road Haulage Association (RHA) estimating a shortage of 100,000 qualified chauffeurs. Measures to address the… Read more »

How Will CBD Gummies Can Give Your Relief From Congestion?

How Will CBD Gummies Can Give Your Relief From Congestion?

Introduction It is a fascinating thing to live in the 21st century. With the development in technology, medical science, way of living, everything is easy. However, there… Read more »

Is Consuming Green Dragon Strain A Good Option For People With PTSD?

Is Consuming Green Dragon Strain A Good Option For People With PTSD?

PTSD or Post-traumatic stress disorder is a severe mental illness; it can disrupt your daily life, career, and personal relationships. It can trigger suicidal thoughts and cause… Read more »

How Beneficial Is Green Maeng Da Kratom In Comparison To Aloe Vera?

How Beneficial Is Green Maeng Da Kratom In Comparison To Aloe Vera?

We all are attracted to more natural means of healing and curing. It is why we have never restrained ourselves from finding the most helpful and advantageous… Read more »

Green Horn Kratom: A Rare High Demand Strain To Improve Focus

Green Horn Kratom: A Rare High Demand Strain To Improve Focus

Despite its rarity, Green Horn Kratom is a highly sought-after strain and a best-seller for those with authentic and high-quality green horn kratom in their inventory. Let… Read more »

How TikTok Is Grooming Up The Restaurant And Bar Businesses

TikTok, a comparatively recent social networking site, has swept the globe and promises to accomplish so as additional individuals and businesses register. TikTok has almost 800 million… Read more »

How to Meet the Love of Your Life

Love is a basic emotion, but it’s also the strongest. It’s not surprising that we crave the connection it provides. Many people embrace that desire and, over… Read more »

Most Popular Medieval Card Games from Centuries Past

A standard item in most households of the Middle Ages was playing cards of some sort from the 15th century onwards. Card games had been prevalent for… Read more »

New Films 6th Jan 2022 by Mike Davies

With cinemas now open this column will review films both screening theatrically and/or on various streaming platforms. NEW Licorice Pizza (15) Loosely based on the life of… Read more »

How to rule the Roulette wheel

The game of Roulette is said to have been invented in the 17th century by French mathematician and physicist Blaise Pascal in his failed attempts to create… Read more »

Birmingham’s Best Gambling Hangouts

The casino tourism industry has continued to grow throughout the world and helped generate income, especially among the gambling capitals around the world. One of the countries… Read more »

6 Things To Get Excited About Adele In 2022

Adele took a rest from the limelight in 2015 after the success of her third album, ‘25’. She took a rest to work on building a family… Read more »

5 Fabulous Online Present Ideas That Will Save You from Battling the Crowds Of The Bullring This Christmas

There are certainly vastly differing views on the advantages versus the disadvantages to the internet and the way that online activity, shopping, and social media usage seem… Read more »

New Films Christmas 2021 Part 2 by Mike Davies

With cinemas now open this column will review films both screening theatrically and/or on various streaming platforms. NEW Matrix Resurrections (15) As comic book fans will know,… Read more »

Best Photo Gift Ideas for Families This Christmas

When you’re doing the Christmas shopping, you might be buying a range of gifts for individual people and gifts to give to families. Family gifts can be… Read more »

Netflix animation Robin Robin starring Birmingham rising star, Amira Macey-Michael shortlisted for animated short film at the Oscars

Birmingham-based rising star, Amira Macey-Michael, has landed a prime role in the brand-new Netflix film, Robin Robin, shortlisted for animated short film at the Oscars. This is… Read more »