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100 Days of Creativity: City Curator Highlights, Week 8

By Alex Nicholson-Evans, City Curator This Sunday marks the half way point for 100 Days of Creativity and what a 50 days it’s been! We’ve had incredible festivals like Birmingham Design Festival, BSIDE and Flatpack. We’ve been treated to a whole host of fantastic exhibitions at galleries across the…

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What’s on this July in Birmingham and the West Midlands?

Birmingham and the West Midlands is buzzing with a huge variety of events this July, from unique festivals and world-class performances to incredible independent markets. Here’s a guide to what’s happening and where you need to be! Birmingham Indian Film Festival Date: June 27 - July 7, 2024…

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What’s on this June in Birmingham and the West Midlands

Birmingham and the West Midlands is buzzing with a diverse range of events this June, from exhilarating sports and incredible festivals to delightful foodie experiences and outstanding live performances. Here’s a guide to what’s happening and where you need to be! Vitality Blast T20 Cricket Date:…

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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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100 Days of Creativity Week 2: City Curator Highlights

By Alex Nicholson-Evans, City Curator Are you ready for week 2 of 100 days of creativity? It’s half-term so I’ve included a couple of the family friendly options for the week ahead but once again there really is something for everyone. Let’s get into it, here’s what I’ve got my eye on from 27 May…

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