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Planning your Birmingham trip? Whether you’re looking for things to do in Birmingham such as events and attractions, to make your Birmingham visit run smoothly or are planning where to stay in Birmingham, you’ll find everything you need for your Birmingham holiday on Whats On in Birmingham.net. Our What’s On Birmingham guide has the latest events not to miss while you visit Birmingham – there’s always something going on, so don’t miss out on the latest exhibitions, shows and more on your trip to Birmingham by checking out our News and Events Calendar page.
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Whats on in Birmingham Local News
- Best Birmingham Hotelsby Andrew Riley on 16th April 2021 at 1:54 pm
The post Best Birmingham Hotels appeared first on Style Birmingham.
- Rambert: Rooms Reviewby Scarlett Rea on 11th April 2021 at 9:35 pm
The post Rambert: Rooms Review appeared first on Style Birmingham.
- WIN! A £200 Bar Tabby Andrew Riley on 11th April 2021 at 5:48 pm
To celebrate the re-opening of city alfresco drinking and dining, we’ve teamed up with the Loft Lounge Birmingham to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a table for 4 and a... The post WIN! A £200 Bar Tab appeared first on Style Birmingham.
- Birmingham’s Best Alfresco Dining and Drinking Hot Spotsby Alison Brinkworth on 11th April 2021 at 4:33 pm
The post Birmingham’s Best Alfresco Dining and Drinking Hot Spots appeared first on Style Birmingham.
- Re-Start. Re-Fresh. Re-Emergeby Andrew Riley on 11th April 2021 at 12:42 pm
The post Re-Start. Re-Fresh. Re-Emerge appeared first on Style Birmingham.
- Birmingham’s Independent Restaurants, Bars, Pubs, And Coffee Shops With Outdoor Seating Where You Can Use Your IB Appby admin on 11th April 2021 at 12:29 pm
The end is in sight, folks. Optimism is in the air! Lockdown is easing (hopefully for the last time) and venues are starting to open up from 12 April onwards, beginning with hospitality venues who have outdoor seating, retail, and services (such as barbers and hairdressers). To help guide you on your quest to support Brum’s brilliant local independents during this difficult time, we’ve curated a list of the very best bars, pubs, restaurants and coffee shops with outdoor seating (along with retail and services) opening this April where you can enjoy amazing discounts and deals with the […]
- Birmingham’s Ultimate Independent Mother’s Day Gift Guideby admin on 28th February 2021 at 5:11 pm
There’s no one quite like Mum. Mums are there for us in our time of need, love us unconditionally, and are always there to lend a hand or grace us with some sage advice. Whilst we may not all be able to see our mums on Mother’s Day this year, we can still show her how special she is by sending her a thoughtful gift. If you want to show your mum some love this Mother’s Day whilst still supporting Birmingham’s brilliant independent scene then look no further. We’ve done the hard work for you, so you don’t have to. Simply scroll down this list, pick the treat (or treats) that your […]
- How To Help Our Independents As They Start To Reopenby admin on 23rd February 2021 at 12:00 pm
They’ve been there for us through the dark days and supported us when times were uncertain. Adapting to the situation as it changed what felt like every hour, they seamlessly transitioned from restaurants and coffee shops to corner shops and delis, keeping our shelves stocked when the big supermarkets couldn’t and keeping our spirits lifted with the comfort and security they offered. From take-away versions of our favourite dishes, to treats delivered directly to our doors, Birmingham’s independents made lockdown seem bearable, delivering everything from wine and cheese and ready-made […]
- Birmingham’s Independent Restaurants, Pubs, Bars And Coffee Shops With Outdoor Seatingby admin on 22nd February 2021 at 4:01 pm
Want to meet your friends and support ace local businesses at the same time? We have had SO many messages from you all asking us which independents in Birmingham offer outdoor seating so that you can meet your friends and loved ones for a bite to eat (and a drink, or three) – so we’ve curated this useful guide denoting which fabulous independents in Brum have outdoor seating, categorised by area for your ease of use. Many of the businesses below feature on the Independent Birmingham App – meaning you can enjoy up to 25% off (alongside exclusive 2-for-1 offers, freebies, and more) at […]
- Celebrate Chinese New Year By Supporting Birmingham’s Brilliant Chinatown Restaurantsby admin on 7th February 2021 at 10:37 am
Over the years Birmingham’s Chinese New Year celebrations have become a legendary event across the city. For obvious reasons, the usual celebrations are unable to take place this year, but the businesses in Birmingham’s Chinatown still need our support, now more than ever. Many of these restaurants have very little (or no) social media presence, so it can be difficult to discover them without venturing into the city. We’re here to shine a spotlight on these restaurants and show them some much needed support in these difficult times. With this in mind, we’ve rounded up our top pick of […]
- The Queen's signed note with personal touch on top of Prince Philip's coffinby firstname.lastname@example.org (Katy Hallam) on 17th April 2021 at 10:29 pm
The handwritten card lay aside white, spring flowers chosen by the Queen
- Man tasered outside Birmingham's New Street Stationby email@example.com (Katy Hallam) on 17th April 2021 at 10:14 pm
In the video, seen by BirminghamLive, a man is seen gesturing towards members of the public with what appears to be a knife in his hand
- The one thing that will help the Queen 'carry on' without Prince Philipby firstname.lastname@example.org (Katy Hallam) on 17th April 2021 at 9:13 pm
Royal commentator Dickie Arbiter said the Queen was now going through "one of the most difficult periods of her life"
- Helen McCrory spent the last year of her life next to her family in lockdownby email@example.com (Katy Hallam) on 17th April 2021 at 8:29 pm
The talented actress passed away aged 52 on Friday after a secret battle with cancer
- LoD creator Jed Mercurio reveals how prison van shootout was filmedby firstname.lastname@example.org (Katy Hallam) on 17th April 2021 at 7:56 pm
The prison van shootout - where Steve Arnott, played by Martin Compston was pinned to the floor of a flipped van as he took aim at a sniper - has become a favourite of all six series with fans
Brum Notes Magazine
- MOVIE ROUND-UP: From Fri Apr 16by Mike Davies on 15th April 2021 at 9:13 pm
With cinemas still closed, until things change this column will focus on films being made available… Read more The post MOVIE ROUND-UP: From Fri Apr 16 appeared first on Brum Notes Magazine.
- MOVIE ROUND-UP: From Fri Apr 9by Mike Davies on 9th April 2021 at 10:44 am
With cinemas still closed, until things change this column will focus on films being made available… Read more The post MOVIE ROUND-UP: From Fri Apr 9 appeared first on Brum Notes Magazine.
- MOVIE ROUND-UP: From Fri 2 Aprby Mike Davies on 2nd April 2021 at 12:00 am
With cinemas still closed, until things change this column will focus on films being made available… Read more The post MOVIE ROUND-UP: From Fri 2 Apr appeared first on Brum Notes Magazine.
- MOVIE ROUND-UP: From Fri 26 Marby Mike Davies on 25th March 2021 at 11:58 pm
With cinemas still closed, until things change this column will focus on films being made… Read more The post MOVIE ROUND-UP: From Fri 26 Mar appeared first on Brum Notes Magazine.
- MOVIE ROUND-UP: From Fri 19 Marby Mike Davies on 18th March 2021 at 10:37 pm
With cinemas still closed, until things change this column will focus on films being made… Read more The post MOVIE ROUND-UP: From Fri 19 Mar appeared first on Brum Notes Magazine.
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- Pigeon hung on tree with legs tied togetherby James Vukmirovic on 17th April 2021 at 3:09 pm
A pigeon has been rescued after being found tied to a tree branch with its legs tied together with a cable tie.
- Birmingham’s Bullring evacuated as fire breaks outby James Vukmirovic on 17th April 2021 at 11:06 am
Birmingham's best-known shopping centre was evacuated after a fire broke out.
- Ex-university student is
cleared of rape by juryby Deborah Hardiman on 17th April 2021 at 6:01 am
A former Harper Adams University student has been cleared of rape following a trial.
- Peaky Blinders and Harry Potter star Helen McCrory dies aged 52by Kirsten Rawlins on 16th April 2021 at 5:58 pm
The actress Helen McCrory, known for starring in Peaky Blinders, Harry Potter, and the James Bond film Skyfall, has died aged 52.
- 69294225by Dayna Farrington on 16th April 2021 at 2:44 pm
One further coronavirus death has been confirmed in the region in the latest figures released by NHS England.