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Works in a variety of media, exploring the theme of literature.

Website: www.rbsa.org.uk
Duration: Mon 24 Sep 10.30 am - Sat 6 Oct 5.00 pm
Performances:
Categories: Art: Contemporary

The annual display of artwork from the RBSA Collection and Archive.

Website: www.rbsa.org.uk
Duration: Mon 24 Sep 10.30 am - Sat 6 Oct 5.00 pm
Performances:
Categories: Art: Drawings/Illustration Art: Painting Art: Mixed Media

Exhibitions & Art, Photography.

Website: www.macbirmingham.co.uk
Duration: Sat 1 Sep 9.00 am - Sun 28 Oct 9.00 pm
Performances:
Categories: Target Audience: Children Target Audience: Teenage Target Audience: Family Target Audience: Students Art: Photography

Hip hop club night.

Website: www.academymusicgroup.com/o2institutebirmingham
Duration: Mon 24 Sep 10.00 pm
Performances:
Categories: Clubs: Hip Hop

Live Music, Country & Folk.

Website: www.centrala-space.org.uk
Duration: Mon 24 Sep 6.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Performances:
Categories: Music: Rock Music: Country Music: Indie

Literary & Education, Poetry.

Website: www.kenilworthartsfestival.co.uk
Duration: Thu 20 Sep 1.00 pm - Sat 29 Sep
Performances:
Categories: Literary: Poetry Education: Writing Workshop Literary: Talk

Dance, Asian.

Website: www.macbirmingham.co.uk
Duration: Mon 24 Sep 7.30 pm
Performances:
Categories: Dance: Asian Dance: Modern Target Audience: Family

A bus-themed display with a vintage Daimler double decker.

Website: www.transport-museum.com
Duration: Sat 11 Aug 10.00 am - Sun 28 Oct 5.00 pm
Performances:
Categories: Leisure: Museum Target Audience: Family

Works by Liszt.

Website: www.ragleyhall.com
Duration: Mon 24 Sep 12.30 pm
Performances:
Categories: Music: Classical

Works by Beethoven, performed by the Albion String Quartet.

Website: www.ragleyhall.com
Duration: Mon 24 Sep 7.30 pm
Performances:
Categories: Music: Classical
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TOA Taxis is Birmingham's oldest and largest black cab firm, supplying a 24-hour radio service and complying with all licensing requirements. An independent business with drivers owning a share of the business and not for profit, TOA was established in 1961, and has served Birmingham for over 50 years. We have the largest and most modern fleet of GPS satellite controlled taxis in the city.

All TOA taxis are wheelchair accessible and we offer a variety of services including local pickup, courier services and airport transfers. All TOA drivers have passed the Birmingham City Council Hackney Carriage Knowledge test and hold NVQ diplomas, to ensure the highest possible standard. Our drivers are both professional and trustworthy; each one has been DBS checked.

Our call centre is based in Harborne, Birmingham. All our staff and drivers have an intimate knowledge of the city and are friendly and professional. We are passionate about our local community and often take part in charity events, offering our services free of charge.

All TOA meters are fitted, tested & sealed by the Birmingham Trading Standards and tracked by our in-house GPS System. TOA is one of the only taxi companies in Birmingham to operate on the Cordic system, to offer passengers the option of paying via Zapper; an electronic payment processing system using proprietary QR Codes and smartphone technology to allow faster, simpler and more secure payments, and TOA has also launched an iPhone and Android Booker App which can be used to book, track and pay for taxis with ease and efficiency. Customers can also book, track and pay for taxis via TOA’s website.

Taxi services - and provider standards - have come a long way in half a century, and TOA's vision and planning continues to lead the way in driving them forward.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 427 8888
Categories: Event Support Conference and Event Support Service

Guidelink is a booking agency, founded by Joyce and Alan Griffiths, which can find and book guides anywhere in the UK, usually driver-guides and/or those who speak foreign languages.

Joyce and Alan Griffiths are very experienced blue-badge guides covering all 13 Midland Counties. Both are active in training guides. Birmingham born and bred, Alan started guiding as a green-badge guide in Birmingham about twenty years ago. He is now qualified to guide in London and Oxford and is a retired architect who can give illustrated talks on architecture covering most parts of the country. Walks in most Midland Towns are offered too, with or without an architectural bias.

Telephone: +44 (0) 1789772786
Categories: Walking Tour Guide(s) Walking

Telephone: 0121 248 4445
Categories: Free Art Galleries Art Exhibition Arts Centre/Exhibition Centre

Welcoming audiences averaging almost 500,000 per year, Birmingham Hippodrome can lay claim to the highest regular annual attendance of any single theatre in the country. It hosts a vast variety of entertainment events throughout the year.

Telephone: 08443 385000
Categories: Venues

Mary Moore is a professional Blue Badge Tourist Guide, working in the Heart of England. Her special interest is Birmingham where she has lived for most of her life. She can join you on your coach or take you on a walking tour of Birmingham City Centre, the Jewellery Quarter and the Canals area. She has a wide experience working with groups, adults, students and school groups and living close to Birmingham can offer a meet and greet service and transfers from Birmingham Airport to City Centre Hotels for your clients. For more information please visit www.birminghamtouristguideuk.com - or
telephone +44(0) 7960459740.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 705 1364
Categories: Under 18s Guided Tour

Opened in 1962, mac birmingham is a hub of creativity and learning in the Midlands. With four performance auditoria, rehearsal and media studios, a cinema, and three visual art galleries, mac birmingham presents a broad range of contemporary work from both emerging and established artists across genres. mac birmingham is the most visited arts centre in the Midlands and is renowned for its family friendly and inclusive approach. Originally intended for children, the centre now caters for audiences young and old, from the local community and beyond.

Re-opened in May 2010 after extensive refurbishment, the arts centre boasts stunning architecture and a high level of accessibility. Set in the magnificent surroundings of Cannon Hill Park the centre is home to the Bridges Bar Café and the stylish Arena Bar. 2012 sees mac birmingham moving into its 50th year.

For more information about mac birmingham and to see what events are coming up, please visit www.macarts.co.uk.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 446 3232
Categories: Attractions Ceramic/Pottery Crafts Jewellery Photography Cinema Historical Dance Theatre Under 18s Classic Family Arts Centre/Exhibition Centre Other Attractions Art Galleries Film

The Bridge Restaurant offers two AA rosette fine dining in the elegant surroundings of New Hall.

Telephone: +44 (0)121 378 2442
Categories: Eating British

Car parking at the Arcadian Centre

Telephone: +44 (0) 844 338 5000
Categories: Venues

Filini Restaurant
Situated on the 1st floor of the landmark Radisson BLU Hotel this modern restaurant fulfills consumers' desires for a stylish ambience, affordable and outstanding culinary experience.

Filini opened its doors in January 2006 and has proved a major success with both guests at Radisson BLU Hotel, the business community, theatre-goers and those looking for a stylish setting to celebrate.

Filini - meaning match-stick thin pasta - is an innovative philosophy in the world of food. The concept, designed by renowned restaurateur Roy Ackerman, is based on the simplicity and authenticity of beautiful dishes, offering an aromatic fusion that is the trademark of Italian cuisine.
From the crisp white, the chic decor, great menu and exclusively Italian wine list combine to make Filini a favourite choice for those wanting a relaxing meal in relaxing surroundings.

The wine, the bar, the buzz, the music, the details and the people - make Filini a truly contemporary Italian experience.

Telephone: +44 (0)121 654 6000
Categories: Italian
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Nestled in 27 acres of open parkland, Wroxall Abbey Estate occupies a unique setting amidst the peace and tranquillity of the Warwickshire countryside. Situated just 10 miles from NEC and Birmingham International Airport, Wroxall’s close proximity to the M42, M40 and M6 make it an ideal location for conferences, meetings and events.

Once the country seat of Sir Christopher Wren, Wroxall boasts a magnificent collection of listed buildings and private grounds, which make it an idyllic setting for Weddings and other Special Occasions. Following the recent programme of sympathetic restoration, Wroxall now offers today's discerning guest a country house estate with unrivalled leisure, business and function facilities.

Telephone: +44 (0)1926 484 470
Categories: Accommodation Luxury Hotel Hotel Accommodation

The hotel offers modern rooms and is located close to Birmingham City Centre, Birmingham Airport and The NEC.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 289 3333
Categories: Accommodation Hotel Budget Hotel

Park Regis Birmingham is a brand new deluxe 4* hotel offering 253 well-appointed guest rooms located in the heart of Birmingham’s City Centre. The hotel offers a modern and contemporary ambience with a boutique feel for all guests to enjoy, alongside the 1565 Restaurant & Bar’s outdoors terrace, and the most trendy Rofuto.

Telephone: +44 (0) 121 369 5555
Categories: Accommodation Luxury Hotel Hotel Accommodation

Telephone: +44 (0)121 453 6150
Categories: Accommodation Residential Venue

An atmospheric glimpse into the lives of the ordinary people who helped make Birmingham an extraordinary city. On a fascinating guided tour, step back in time at Birmingham's last surviving court of back to backs; houses built literally back-to-back around a communal courtyard. Moving from the 1840s through to the 1970s, discover the lives of some of the former residents who crammed into these small houses to live and work. With fires alight in the grates, and sounds and smells from the past, experience an evocative and intimate insight into life at the Back to Backs. Note: visits by guided tour only (advance booking advised).

Telephone: +44 (0) 21 622 244
Categories: Accommodation Guest Accommodation

At 800 years old, New Hall Hotel & Spa has a long history of providing discerning guests fine hospitality. Today this tradition continues with Hand Picked Hotels’ unique blend of modern British hospitality.

Offering 60 bedrooms and set within 26 acres of mature, elegant grounds this luxury hotel is widely reputed to be the oldest inhabited, moated manor house in England.

Conveniently located in the North Birmingham suburb of Sutton Coldfield, just 8 miles from central Birmingham and just off the M42 motorway 20 minutes from the NEC, New Hall Hotel & Spa is well positioned for business, leisure or simply as a luxury stop over to break up a long journey.

Telephone: 0845 072 7577
Categories: Accommodation Luxury Hotel

This luxury apartment is a spacious eleven hundred square feet, 2 bathroom apartment and has views overlooking the Birmingham canal system and situated in the heart of the City.

Sherborne Wharf Loft Apartment is part of the renovation completed in 1996, converted from the old “Fellow Morton and Clayton” warehouse built in the 1930’s.

It is situated and serviced by ‘Sherborne Street Wharf’ which is situated on the James Brindley canal that this famous engineer designed and constructed and which opened in 1765, it is part of the Birmingham Canal Navigations and is approx 500 yards from “The International Convention”. It is also close to Broad Street, which is very much the centre of night life in Birmingham, New Street Station is also less than a 15 minute walk from the apartment if you don’t fancy a short taxi drive to there and of course don’t forget the major shopping centres based around New Street Station.

The apartment is also close to all the Theatres as well as the major venue of Birmingham’s Concert Hall, also within the
“The International Convention Centre”.

Telephone: +44 (0)121 4556163
Categories: Accommodation Serviced Apartment

Enviably located in the centre of the city, the Radisson BLU Hotel, Birmingham is a 39-storey glass structure that offers a stylish twist. Just minutes away from the business district and the International Convention Centre, the hotel is also close to the Mailbox & the Bullring shopping complex, theatres, galleries and other city sights.
All 211 bedrooms and suites come in three distinct styles: Chic, Fashion and Fresh
Free Wifi Internet access is available throughout the hotel
Filini Restaurant offers flavours inspired from contemporary Italian cuisine
The chic and stylish Bar offers a truly contemporary welcome
NCP car parking available in close proximity to the hotel
The fitness centre is located on the 18th floor and offers spectacular views overlooking the city. The conference facilities are designed to cater for events from a meeting for two, to a conference for 130 delegates.

Telephone: +44 (0)121 654 6000
Categories: Luxury Hotel Hotel

Once a Royal Mail sorting office, The Mailbox in which Malmaison Birmingham is housed, has always been a vibrant and buzzing place. As a sorting office, it was dedicated to making sure you get what is rightfully yours, and as a luxury hotel in Birmingham, its goal is much the same.

Malmaison Birmingham offers you luxury hotel rooms with an individual touch and a real sense of chic. The rooms are large, light and calm, decorated in chocolate, ecru and cream colour combinations, and offering a real sense of style. You can also overlook the city in one of our suites. For the best of the best, choose the executive suite, The Penny Black, which offers everything you can think of for true opulence. The Mal brasserie is beautifully designed, and offers a traditional brasserie dining experience with a modern twist and plenty of charisma. We offer divinely tasty, beautifully presented cuisine, prepared with incredible local ingredients. If you’re looking for great bars in Birmingham, go no further then the Mal. We love wine, so whether it’s reds, whites, rosés or just bubbly we embrace each and every one of them! If you love wine as much as we do, then prepare for a trip around the world’s finest - nose first.

Telephone: +44 (0)121 246 5000
Categories: Accommodation Luxury Hotel Hotel

Luxury boutique hotel with five-star suites, complete with panoramic lakeside views.

Telephone: +44 (0)121 273 1000
Categories: Luxury Hotel Hotel Guest Accommodation - Luxury Accommodation
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