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3 Things to do in Birmingham and the West Midlands from 10-16 June

Get ready to spice up your week in Birmingham and the West Midlands with a whole host of spectacular events! Whether you’re a green-thumbed gardener, a foodie fanatic, or a tennis ace, there’s so much going on in Birmingham and the West Midlands from 10-16 June. Here are some of our top picks! BBC…

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100 Days of Creativity: City Curator Highlights, Week 4

Week three of 100 Days of Creativity was particularly exciting for me, and in week four you’ll get to see why… Over the last few months I’ve been supporting the development of Birmingham Creates: The Open, the city’s inaugural open art competition, and the results of the competition have now been…

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The Top 11 Hotels In Birmingham

1) The Grand Hotel Birmingham Housed in one of Birmingham's most iconic buildings on Colmore Row, The Grand Hotel Birmingham occupies a Grade II* listed building and is in walking distance of the city’s top attractions, shops, and dining spots. With 185 bedrooms and suites, a chic cocktail bar, New…

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14 must-visit restaurants and bars in Birmingham

1. Purnell’s Nestled in the heart of Birmingham, Purnell's restaurant embodies both elegance and innovation. With its contemporary yet inviting atmosphere, adorned with sleek decor and warm lighting, it sets the stage for a memorable dining experience. Chef Glynn Purnell's inventive approach to…

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