Author Archives: Pamela Pinski

About Pamela Pinski

Digbeth and Proud

Made in Birmingham TV

Our city’s very own TV channel, Made in Birmingham, recently visited the Central School of Make-Up right here in Digbeth. The Lowdown is a daily insight into what is happening in and around Birmingham and the West Midlands. Learn what … Continue reading

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City Drive 2017

When: Monday 3 – Friday 7 April 2017 Where: Digbeth Social Enterprise Quarter City Drive returns for 2017, with a week of fantastic events, talks, activities and networking to learn about how ‘doing good business’ benefits us all! iSE was … Continue reading

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Digbeth First Friday – April 2017

When: Friday 7th April, 17:00 until late Where: various locations across Digbeth Free (unless otherwise stated) Never underestimate the creativity of those living and working in Digbeth. This month at Digbeth First Friday, prepare to something new and enjoy our … Continue reading

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Live Music Round Up

See more live music at the Live Brum website. Click here for gig listings for the Irish Centre Birmingham Tuesday 28th March The Spotted Dog 21:00 Free Entry Jazz Tuesdays Tobie Carpenter Organ Trio Thursday 30th March Suki10c 20:00 Free … Continue reading

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Chitty’s Cakes

Opening times: Tuesdays – Saturdays, 10:00-18:00 Where: Chitty’s Cakes, 4 Gibb St, The Custard Factory, Digbeth, B9 4AA After five years behind the scenes at the Custard Factory, Chitty’s Cakes have (finally) have a shop front!             … Continue reading

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Made in the Middle

When: until 29 April Where: Parkside Gallery, The Parkside Building, 5 Cardigan Street, Digbeth, B4 7BD Craftspace presents Made in the Middle, an exhibition of contemporary craft from the Midlands, taking place at the Parkside Gallery in Digbeth. This exhibition … Continue reading

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Children of the Revolution

When: Wednesday 5th April, 19:15 Where: The Connaught Bar (upstairs), High Street, Digbeth, B12 0NL Tickets: £3.50 (free for members) The Birmingham Irish Heritage Group invites you to a special presentation by guest speaker Jim Moran, Professor of Modern English … Continue reading

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Tomato and St Basils Soup Week

The premise of Tomato and St Basils Soup Week is simple: make Tomato and Basil soup to sell during #souperweek, forwarding the profits to St Basils to help homeless young people across the West Midlands! Lots of cafes, restaurants and … Continue reading

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Flatpack Festival 2017

When: Tuesday 4 – Sunday 9 April 2017 Where: various locations across Birmingham Flatpack is back for another outing, and this year will be taking over 25 venues across the city. There are over 100 events to choose from, some … Continue reading

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Gin and Meat Festival

When: Saturday 25 March, 13:00-20:00 Where: No 21 Digbeth, 21-27 Milk Street, Digbeth B5 5TR Tickets: from £3 (available online) With March being the month International Women’s Day, Taste and Liquor have devised a Gin and Meat Festival with an … Continue reading

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