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Productivity tips for working from home

You may be surprised to learn that countless studies have found most people are actually more productive when working from home. In a recent survey, Global Workplace… Read more »

Birmingham Repertory Theatre’s Pioneering Lightpost Theatre Company appoints new Artistic Leaders

Birmingham Repertory Theatre’s Pioneering Lightpost Theatre Company appoints new Artistic Leaders

Mathias Andre and CJ Webley, two previous members of Lightpost Theatre Company, have now successfully been employed in leadership roles. In 2015, Birmingham Repertory Theatre took part… Read more »

Midlands based Greek Taverna launches delivery service and supports Acorns Hospice during Covid19 Pandemic

Midlands based Greek Taverna launches delivery service and supports Acorns Hospice during Covid19 Pandemic

Midlands based Greek Taverna launches home delivery service to raise funds for charity during Covid19 pandemic   Lakis Greek Kitchen is an annual Greek Taverna based in… Read more »

Effective Tips & Tricks to Use a Smokeless Grill

We all wanted to enjoy a nice & delish grilled meal from time to time and ended up firing the barbeque, but to find out that the… Read more »

7 proven ways to protect yourself while gambling online

If you regularly use online platforms to gamble or bet, then you may find yourself at the receiving end of hack attacks or identity theft. For the… Read more »

5 Best Makeup Apps for Android

Google Play Store is a marketplace for millions of apps for Android. From various utility apps to apps to keep you entertained, you will find gazillions of… Read more »

Top 3 Birmingham Gambling Halls

There are different ways gamblers can maximize their chances with some of the top best Birmingham casinos by having gambling sessions. Coming in second as the city… Read more »

The Gig in ur Lounge series is raiseing funds for NHS with Bethan-Wyn Davies this weekend

The ‘Gig in ur Lounge’ series is endeavouring to raise well-deserved funds for our incredible national health service. Additionally, music venues such at The Sunflower Lounge, like… Read more »

Suki10c Presents The Virtual Festival

Suki10c Presents The Virtual Festival

Over the course of 8th, 9th and 10th May Birmingham venue Suki10c has pulled together more than 80 performing artists to livestream a total of 11 rooms in… Read more »

5 Soft Skills of a Good Leader in Management

Leadership comes in many forms. It’s been said that to be a manager all you need are people paid to do what you say, but to be… Read more »

How disrespect in marriage can be a sign it’s time to move on!

Every marriage requires effort on both sides to work and remain a happy safe place where love is nurtured. It is a game of give and take… Read more »

Is your new date on the rebound?

We all just want to find happiness, a partner and someone we can fall in love with, the happy ever after, sadly there are some people out… Read more »

Online Therapy Can Help Improve A Relationship

Relationships can be testing for us all. Particularly when it comes to the effect they can have on your mental health. Issue which go unresolved can compound… Read more »

Intimacy and Relationships

Intimacy forms part of every relationship and is vital for bonding partners together and going beyond things being just friends. Many relationships grow out of friendships and… Read more »

Online Therapy for Marriages

There are plenty of organizations and mental health professionals who offer free or affordable therapy. Charities often provide counselling services and can be a good place to… Read more »

Mad O’Rourke’s Pie Factory Launches Takeaway Service

Mad O’Rourke’s Pie Factory Launches Takeaway Service

Lovers of hearty traditional pub food will benefit from the launch of a new takeaway service by a famous Midlands pie maker. Mad O’Rourke’s Pie Factory, regarded… Read more »

Limited Edition Isolate Zine calls on creatives to capture life in Isolation

Limited Edition Isolate Zine calls on creatives to capture life in Isolation

A new Zine, launched by three UK based creatives (Adison Clark, Birmingham UK, Ray Phan, London UK and David Brown, London UK), have called upon amateur and… Read more »

How elderly people can stay busy at home

It can be difficult enough to for the elderly when children move on, some will move too far away to make regular visits, and for others who… Read more »

Launch of The REP’S REP RELOADED to provide pioneering digital engagement for young people

Launch of The REP’S REP RELOADED to provide pioneering digital engagement for young people

Birmingham Repertory Theatre has built a trailblazing national reputation for its innovative engagement projects, including city-wide Youth Theatre groups and creative learning in schools across the region…. Read more »

What is the Birmingham taxi licensing Knowledge Test?

If you’re thinking about becoming a private hire taxi driver in Birmingham, you will need to pass the Knowledge Test when you apply for a licence from… Read more »

UFC 249 Preview

After the disappointment of UFC 249 being postponed back in April due to the coronavirus pandemic, chief Dana White has pulled out all the stops to ensure… Read more »

COVID-19 Prompts Stay At Home Theatre Festival May 2020

A theatre festival that was forced to postpone its annual event due to the Covid-19 pandemic has decided to go ahead and create a digital ‘stay at… Read more »

Top 10 Comedies to watch on Netflix by Emilia Antoniadou

1.STEPBROTHERS (2008) Directed By: Adam McKay Starring: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Mary Steenburgen, Richard Jenkins, Adam Scott, Kathryn Hahn. Brennan Huff and Dale Doback just became… Read more »

Henry’s Virtual Blueshouse no. 6

There’s been a lot of worrying news coming out of Italy over the last couple of months, but tonight we’ve got something a bit more cheerful to… Read more »

Live Blackjack – A Real Gambling Experience

If you like playing in online casinos then probably Blackjack is one of your favorites. It is an easy and intriguing game that entertains gamblers around the… Read more »

Flatpack 2020: the Home Entertainment edition, 1-17 May

Like many other events, Flatpack Festival were last month forced to cancel their fourteenth edition scheduled for May. However, their acclaimed and BAFTA-qualifying short film competition will… Read more »

Jeff Beck UK Tour Dates Rescheduled for 2021

It is with regret that due to the escalating situation with regards to coronavirus in the UK the upcoming Jeff Beck UK tour due to take place this… Read more »

Did You Know This Famous Game Originated in Brum?

Did You Know This Famous Game Originated in Brum?

Although other members of the population would not suspect it, locals know that Birmingham is never shy of throwing up surprises, whether it is one of the… Read more »

How Healthcare Insurance can be an invaluable part of every day life!

Medical negligence claims are rising across the world. Patients are more aware of their rights and the introduction of ‘no-win, no-fee’ promotions which are offered by solicitor… Read more »

How Phone Therapy can help Mothers to Be during lock down

As the new coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads around the world, the lines between fact and fiction are increasingly becoming blurred, particularly due to misinformation, or online sources giving… Read more »

How Social Distancing can be by-passed for those in need of Therapy

The last few months, it seems the entire world is on lock down with whole countries asking their citizens to social distance and stay in doors. The… Read more »

Local musician SAD MAN releases new album Indigenous Mix 3

SAD MAN is Birmingham based electronic music producer Andrew Spackman. In the past 3 years SAD MAN has release 15 albums and over 150 tracks. This latest… Read more »

How Regular Breaks and Relaxation Can Improve Your Study

How Regular Breaks and Relaxation Can Improve Your Study

With the burden of handling academic writing assignments and studying, many students often find it hard to get the time to relax. This is because they feel… Read more »

Best tips on how to write an artist resume for students

Best tips on how to write an artist resume for students

These days, the trend of making and getting an artist resume has become common. More and more students seem to be interested in this type of resume,… Read more »

Best Tips on how to travel the world and study well at the same time

Best Tips on how to travel the world and study well at the same time

Traveling is in everyone’s dream checklist. For students, going around could be a bit problematic. Time, money, college requirements and social/cultural issues are only a few barriers…. Read more »

Music Your Baby Will Love – Music for Growing Baby

Earlier, people used to be surprised at the argument that the physical and mental environment of the mother will have an impact on an unborn baby. Now,… Read more »

How to walk the Camino de Santiago during lockdown

Like many organisations St Basils Birmingham based charity has had to cancel all its fundraising events, this of course leaves a huge hole in the finances needed… Read more »

Dig Brew Co Launches Pioneering Home Delivery Service

Dig Brew Co Launches Pioneering Home Delivery Service

Birmingham’s Dig Brew Co brewery has entered the home deliveries market after launching its first Imperial Stout through a new online shop. The award-winning craft brewery on… Read more »

Brum compilation album showcases new electronically influenced artists in aid of charity!

During the pandemic lock down, music has been one of the key things that has helped a lot of us from going completely insane. Having all this… Read more »

HOOPLA BLUE new single SWOON out now! Taken from their debut album PLANTED out next week

HOOPLA BLUE have today released  their new single ‘Swoon’, taken from their upcoming album ‘Pl(^)nted’ out next Friday 17th April via FOMA. *Stream now* https://tinyurl.com/HBSwoon ‘Pl(^)nted’ fuses traditional and… Read more »

How the Right Haircut Can Turn Around Your Fortunes

Keeping healthy is an important part of daily life, and the benefits are clear to everyone, but what about our hair? There are some people out there… Read more »

How Essay Writing Skills Can Help in Writing Blog

A blogger is the most popular profession of our time. Everyone has a profile on the social network, and you just have to make it more informative… Read more »

Best Places to Hang Out in Birmingham for Humans and Their Canine Companions

Going out to pubs and restaurants is part of the British culture, so you should expect millions of people indulging in this social activity at every hour… Read more »

Do You Have It In You To Become A Professional Musician?

Is your dream job to be a musician and entertain people with your creations? Maybe you have already made a little bit of money on the side… Read more »

A Birmingham Taxi Drivers Guide to Taxi Maintenance

As a taxi driver you will need to make sure that your vehicle passes a number of quality checks each year to be considered roadworthy. Not only… Read more »

Home Deliveries, Food, Drink, Merchandise, Music Streams & Virtual Quizes – Brum is Bubblin’ Hot!

Come back Brexit all is forgiven (nearly)! With the Coronavirus lock down in full effect, businesses in Brum, the rest of the UK, and most of the… Read more »

The Night Owl Launches a Crowd funder for support during COVID-19

The Night Owl Launches a Crowd funder for support during COVID-19

The current COVID19 pandemic has led to a necessary Lock Down which has resulted in some very difficult times for the nightlife industry and all of the… Read more »

7 Minutes Of Funk vinyl release by local West Loop on Vong 45

Local Birmingham/Walsall creators West Loop have reworked one of their super cool vinyl funk releases for a fresh push. Originally recorded in a time when most were… Read more »

Send a Birmingham postcard or a birthday card from your phone

The lockdown brought about the outbreak of Covid-19 pandemic, has changed every aspect of our lives, not just in the UK but around the world. Though we… Read more »

Choosing the Best CBD Oil for Anxiety

According to the Anxiety & Depression Association of America, anxiety affects more than 18% of the US population each year. Anxiety is therefore the most common mental… Read more »

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