- The Culture Show – Clemency Burton-Hill talks to Graham Vick about his production of Othello
“Clemency Burton-Hill travels to Birmingham to talk to renowned opera director Graham Vick about his production of Othello” I’m still in awe of Graham.
- YouTube – RoxXxan – Heavyweight (DJ Target – 1Xtra Radio Rip) As feat on Shank Soundtrack
“Course I’m Brummie that’s my slang/Yeah it’s gully where I hang”
- Fullrange – This Is Birmingham
“The film was being commissioned by commercial property giant Land Securities. Although buried under layers of non-disclosure at the time, they were planning to use the film as part of a sales pitch to sell a sizeable stake in Britain’s busiest shopping centre, Bullring”
- Hell’s Kitchen star Marco Pierre White to open Birmingham restaurant
“Marco Pierre White – who was the youngest ever chef to receive three Michelin stars – is set to launch a Steakhouse Bar and Grill on the 25th floor of the recently completed Cube development in the heart of Birmingham”
- Birmingham City Council reveals plans to axe 10,000 jobs
“Coun Randal Brew (Con Northfield), cabinet member for finance, said: “We are giving people the opportunity to help themselves.” Right, yes, aren’t they the lucky ones.
- steveharding’s posterous
Steve Harding works “in a policy role in Birmingham City University on EU projects about the creative economy”. Interesting to see comparisons between Birmingham and the other cities he visits