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Exhibition Wavelengths – Melanie King at Argentea Gallery 5th Nov – 18th Dec

Exhibition Wavelengths – Melanie King at Argentea Gallery 5th Nov – 18th Dec

Wavelengths Melanie King 5th November – 18th December Exploring the visual representation of natural phenomena; through analogue infrared photography in the series Wavelengths and with long-exposures of… Read more »

Quizes at The Old Crown this November

Quizes at The Old Crown this November

Peep Show Quiz at The Old Crown “This is outrageous, this is contagious” The Old Crown Peep Show quiz is back in the garden on 19th November!… Read more »

5 cruise vacations that aren’t to a beach

A cruise vacation often conjures up images of far flung, exotic beach locations drenched in sun. But exploring the world by boat doesn’t have to be all… Read more »

4 Assets Worth Investing In

Have you ever thought about spending money on a certain item or service, but quickly convinced yourself not to after all because it seems like a lavish… Read more »

8 Alternative ways to wander around London

London is certainly one of the largest, most populous and busiest cities in the world. Unlike other European cities, the tourists of London cannot easily use their… Read more »

The best food and drink wall poster for food and wine lovers

The best food and drink wall poster for food and wine lovers

Not everyone can appreciate the best platters and wine! It’s a talent, and you need to acquire it over time. If you are a food and wine… Read more »

Birmingham, Sandwell and Westside Jazz Festival 2020

A chaotic few weeks – months even – for the Birmingham, Sandwell and Westside Jazz Festival suddenly got a lot worse in the last 48 hours before… Read more »

Vietnamese Street Kitchen to open in Bullring this November

Vietnamese Street Kitchen to open in Bullring this November

A new city centre site of popular restaurant Vietnamese Street Kitchen is due to open at Birmingham’s iconic Bullring next month.  Independently owned and family run, the new… Read more »

Be The Talk Of The Office Christmas Party With These Outfit Ideas

What To Wear To Your Office Party This Christmas? The fabled office Christmas party, a time of organised fun, awkward small talk, and the dreaded Christmas quiz,… Read more »

Friday Night’s Alright this November at The Old Crown Birmingham

Friday 6th November 18:00 – 22:00  The Old Crown presents Friday Night’s Alright! 🎉  A brand new experience coming to The Old Crown on Friday 6th November… Read more »

New Film Releases Oct 15th 2020 and Where To Watch Them

New Film Releases Oct 15th 2020 and Where To Watch Them

While all Cineworld Cinemas are temporarily closed following the shifting of the Bond movie to 2021, other sites currently remain open with special safety measures in place… Read more »

How Music Can Bring Back Great Memories

Getting older can bring with it a great deal of sadness, losing loved ones, loneliness, health issues, and the inability to get around as much as we… Read more »

10 of The Best New Restaurants in Birmingham

It’s been a difficult year for the hospitality industry, with many businesses closing their doors so it’s especially exciting to hear of new restaurants opening and doing… Read more »

Live music in Birmingham to receive just 2 Percent of Cultural Recovery Fund first round

Just three out of a potential 197 live music venues in Birmingham secured funding in CRF round one from UK Government following pandemic City music promoter says… Read more »

Your Tenant Just Moved Out – Now What?

Being a first-time landlord is both exciting and overwhelming. Whether your rental income is your main source of income, or if it’s a side hustle you’re managing… Read more »

The Great Indoors – 5 Tips For Lockdown Legends

With most of us still experiencing some sort of lockdown, the run up to Christmas and beyond could be a bit of a drag – and even… Read more »

3 Features of SMS Marketing That Make It a Must for Businesses

Mass text messaging or bulk messaging is a great way for businesses to advertise in front of thousands of subscribers. It helps them save valuable time and… Read more »

Watch Foka Wolf’s interview for Birmingham Comedy Festival

Street artist Foka Wolf has been revealed as the latest addition to Birmingham Comedy Festival 2020. Responding to the current pandemic, the long-running festival has shifted its… Read more »

New Film Releases Oct 8th 2020 and Where To Watch Them

While all Cineworld Cinemas are temporarily closed following the shifting of the Bond movie to 2021, other sites currently remain open with special safety measures in place… Read more »

Weekends with The Night Owl in October

Sunday Sessions featuring Heart and Sol (live music) Heart & Sol return to The Night Owl for an afternoon of live music! Sunday 25th October Heart &… Read more »

The Night Owl’s Halloween ‘Tarantino Brunch’ Saturday, Oct 31st

You went wild for our ‘Pulp Killers’ Halloween Tarantino party last year so we’ve revamped it for current times to bring you… The Night Owl’s Halloween ‘Tarantino… Read more »

Birmingham Producer Set To Drop The Bomb On New Release

Birmingham music producer James Mountstephens has released the stunning track Drop The Bomb under the performance name of Synyx. Fans of EDM, and progressive melodic techno pop,… Read more »

3 Survival Tips For Birmingham Businesses

2020 has been the toughest period in living memory for businesses across the country and everyone’s doing the best they can to survive. Online trading has been… Read more »

3 Tips For A Perfect Paradiski Holiday

With a total skiable area of 425km, 264 well-groomed pistes and slopes available up to a vertiginous 3250m, Paradiski lives up to its promotional tagline as ‘a… Read more »

How to Host the Perfect Wine Cocktail Party

Bring cocktail parties back with a bang by being the perfect host that’ll leave your guests enticed for ages and wanting for more. Cocktail parties were a… Read more »

5 Best And Easy Travel Jobs (Make Money & See Places)

The thought of spending thousands of dollars to travel the world is something many can’t live with. And it gets worse when you think about how long… Read more »

Struggling to make ends meet? The Rent A Room scheme may be a solution

If money is a little tight at the moment, you’re not alone. But that doesn’t make it any less troubling. When you’re struggling to make ends meet,… Read more »

The OFFICIAL Brum Radio A List with Danny de Reybekill

Danny de Reybekill is back in his favourite chair to bring you this week’s OFFICIAL Brum Radio A-Listwith brand new bangers from… Molly // Cage Park // Katy Rose Bennett // Jay Tennant // George… Read more »

Lake Winnipesaukee – Tips and Planning for Visitors

For several visitors, Lake Winni is identical for summer vacations — there’s not anything pretty like riding a speedboat in the lake at midday or when after… Read more »

Eight Websites for Learners That Help in Self Development and Learning

Students understand the value of using the internet to learn and source for essay writing materials. Almost everyone is on social media, and families and friends are… Read more »

4 Travel Adventures You Need To Experience

When it comes to travelling, everyone has their own ideas on the best ways to experience the world. And there’s no one-size-fits-all approach to the perfect travel… Read more »

4 Travel Adventures You Need To Experience

When it comes to travelling, everyone has their own ideas on the best ways to experience the world. And there’s no one-size-fits-all approach to the perfect travel… Read more »

This Week’s Movies and where to watch them – 25th Sept 2020

Cinemas are mostly now open with special safety measures in place. As such, this column will wherever possible include reviews of new releases alongside additions to new… Read more »

Midlands Halloween DriveThru Scare Attraction!

Presenting a terrifying new type of in-car entertainment; a fully fleshed festival of fear through October and into November set in the dark heart of England, just… Read more »

Six Sports Betting Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

There are many myths around the bookmakers. This sector that generates millions of euros a year has a series of hoaxes around it destined to not let… Read more »

3 Reasons To Watch Women With Big Tits On Cams

3 Reasons To Watch Women With Big Tits On Cams

It seems that sex work has become more fun and a lot easier to access. You no longer have to go to strip clubs in order to… Read more »

How to Transform Your Garden

Your outdoor space is the extension of your home; therefore, you may have the ambition to give it that ‘wow’ factor, just as you would when designing… Read more »

4 Top Casinos in Birmingham

4 Top Casinos in Birmingham

Brum is increasingly becoming a go-to destination for people within the UK who want a weekend away or a few days to let their hair down with… Read more »

A beginner’s guide to greyhound racing

Greyhound racing has been a largely popular event for many years, the first proper race taking place on May 29th 1920, at New Park. Alongside the racing… Read more »

Growing Old Gracefully – Men’s Hair Loss

There’s a lot of pressure these days to look good, the trouble with this is, as we age, looking good becomes increasingly more difficult. The effects of… Read more »

This Week’s Movies and where to watch them.

Cinemas are mostly now open with special safety measures in place. As such, this column will wherever possible include reviews of new releases alongside additions to new… Read more »

Prefabs and Modular Buildings – Why They Are the Future of Construction

When looking at the future of construction, the main focus is on architecture and the materials that people are likely to consider most. Construction experts have been… Read more »

5 Reasons to Live in the West Midlands

The West Midlands is a great place to live and work. Although it is often overlooked, there are plenty of reasons to make your home in this… Read more »

Dominic Thiem can now count himself a true champion, and will relish the French Open

Dominic Thiem had nothing left. As his opponent’s wayward backhand found only the tramlines, the Austrian sank to the ground, exhausted breaths leaving his body in heavy… Read more »

Quizzes at The Old Crown Digbeth this October!

Quizzes at The Old Crown Digbeth this October!

The Big Fat 90’s Quiz at The Old Crown Birmingham Thursday 15th October 18:00 – 22:00  Put your knowledge to the test of the best decade and… Read more »

Sunday Sessions and Kaleidoscope live music September and October

Sunday Sessions and Kaleidoscope live music September and October

Sunday Sessions featuring Heart and Sol (live music) Sunday 27th September 14:00 – 20:00  After a long break we are very excited to welcome some live music… Read more »

Youth homelessness charity St Basils announces new Chair of Board of Directors

St Basils, the largest youth homelessness charity in the West Midlands, is delighted to announce the appointment of Feizal Hajat OBE as the new Chair of its… Read more »

Local band Melotone offer weekly series immersing fans in sound and vision

Melotone @ Home is the world we have brewed for ourselves amidst the music industry shutdown. Without gigs, musicians are struggling to express themselves. Our remedy is… Read more »

The OFFICIAL Brum Radio A-List with Danny de Reybekill

Swerving back into the hot seat with another swathe of local music to wrap your ears around is Danny de Reybekill who presents the OFFICIAL Brum Radio A-List On this… Read more »

New Socially Distanced Outdoor Festival, Little But Live in Moseley Park

Birmingham-based company, Paperback Theatre are holding an exciting and varied outdoor festival, Little But LIVE! In Moseley Parkto safely bring together Moseley residents and the wider Birmingham… Read more »