Category Archives: digital district

Tuned On

When: Thursday 22 June, 16:30-18:30 Where: Arabian Nites, Digbeth, B5 7HP Free – advance online registration required As part of The Award-Winning Desi Moves programme, Punch Records will welcome some the UK’s top South Asian innovators to Arabian Nites to … Continue reading

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Digital Digbeth Day

When: Thursday 15 June, 09:30-17:00 Where: Fazeley Studios, 191 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, B5 5SE Free Fazeley Studios present a full day of industry insight talks, hands-on demonstrations, and networking opportunities for creative and digital businesses in Birmingham and beyond. Digital … Continue reading

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OPM = Instagram Heroes

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Digbeth is infinitely Instagrammable. From our historic buildings and graffiti by internationally renowned artists, to our galleries and nationally-acclaimed street food, we pretty much have it all. It therefore comes as … Continue reading

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BBC Make it Digital Traineeships

Following a successful pilot, the BBC Make it Digital Traineeship programme has been launched nationwide. The nine-week traineeship teaches basic digital skills, such as social media planning, creating websites and videos for the web, and includes a three-week structured work … Continue reading

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alphaTALK Start Up Scheme

Based at Digbeth Court, alphaTALK, a leading UK VOIP provider, have recently launched a Start Up Scheme open to applicants aged 21 and over. The alphaTALK Innovation Scheme welcomes applications from ambitious, creative entrepreneurs with an appetite for success in … Continue reading

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BBC pledge to invest further in Birmingham

At the latest Birmingham Day in the Commons, which this time focussed on creative industries, the BBC admitted that they may have “neglected” Birmingham in the past. However, Tommy Nagra, Head of Business Development for BBC Birmingham, is determined to … Continue reading

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CFL Business moves to Digbeth!

Where: Unit S3, The Arch, 48-53 Floodgate Street, Digbeth, B5 5SL CFL Business, the business arm of Community Fibre, have moved into new offices in Digbeth! Taking a unit in The Arch on Floodgate Street, we are delighted to welcome … Continue reading

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Blognix 2014

When: Saturday 14th June 2014, 09:30-18:00 Where: Custard Factory, Digbeth Tickets: £50-£200 (available online) Blognix 2014 is a blogging conference for bloggers of all genres to come together to learn new skills, make new friends and come away inspired. The … Continue reading

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The Guerrilla Group

Last month, the BBC announced a new digital innovation unit, dubbed the Guerrilla Group, to be based at Fazeley Studios in Digbeth. The Guerrilla Group aims to explore the next generation of BBC content, with a focus on engaging younger … Continue reading

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Birmingham Connectivity Voucher Scheme

When: Thursday 10th April 2014, 10:30-15:00 Where: The Council House, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B1 1BB Free event – lunch and refreshments provided The Connectivity Voucher Scheme aims to help businesses, charities, social enterprises and other not-for-profit organisations to take advantage … Continue reading

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