Category Archives: The Irish Quarter

BIHG February 2017

When: Wednesday 1st February, 19:15 Where: The Connaught Bar (upstairs), Irish Centre Birmingham High Street, Digbeth, B12 0NL Entry: £3.50 for non-members This Wednesday, the Birmingham Irish Heritage Group invites you to a screening of Luke, an unmissable documentary on … Continue reading

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Pat Molloy Trad Session

When: Sunday 1 January 2017, 15:00 onwards Where: The Big Bulls Head, High Street, Digbeth, B5 6DY Free Stuck for something to do this new year’s day? Well, then the Pat Molloy Summer School invite you to an Irish music … Continue reading

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BIHG – Ourselves Alone

When: Wednesday 4 January, 19:15 onwards Where: The Connaught Bar (upstairs), Irish Centre Birmingham, High Street, Digbeth, B12 0NL Tickets: £3.50 for non-members, free for members The Birmingham Irish Heritage Group has some exciting events planned for 2017, the first … Continue reading

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BIHG Christmas Quiz

When: Wednesday 7 December, 19:15 onwards Where: The Connaught Bar (upstairs), Irish Centre Birmingham, High Street, Digbeth, B12 0NL Free entry – prizes available Christmas is fast approaching, which can mean only one thing: the return of the (in)famous annual … Continue reading

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Birmingham Tradfest 2016

When: Thursday 24th – Sunday 27th November, 2016 Where: various venues across Digbeth Tickets: £ various – weekend passes from £55 (available here) Birmingham Tradfest returns to Digbeth – the cultural home of Irish music in Birmingham – this month, … Continue reading

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The Myths of Halloween

When: Wednesday 5th October, 19:15 onwards Where: The Connaught Bar (upstairs), Irish Centre Birmingham, Digbeth High Street, B12 0NL Free entry and refreshments Halloween is said to have originated in Ireland as Oiche Shamhna. Birmingham Irish Heritage Group present their … Continue reading

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The Death of Ireland’s Last High King

When: Wednesday 7 September, 19:00 Where: Birmingham Irish Centre, 14-20 High Street, Digbeth, B12 0LN The Birmingham Irish Heritage Group convenes at the Irish Centre on the first Wednesday of every month, from 7pm until about 9pm. Tea and coffee … Continue reading

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Pat Molloy Summer School

When: Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th July Where: South and City College, High Street, Digbeth, B5 5SU The annual Pat Molloy Summer School returns to Digbeth this month, with its focus on traditional Irish music. Weekend workshops in various Irish … Continue reading

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Brummie’s Choice – Winners 2016

You may remember us alerting you to the Birmingham Mail’s Brummie’s Choice awards recently? Well, the votes are in and have been totted up… and Digbeth hasn’t done too badly at all! Best New Venue Massive congratulations to the guys … Continue reading

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Birmingham Irish Heritage Group – April 2016

When: Wednesday 6th April, 19:15 Where: Irish Centre Birmingham, Digbeth High Street, B12 0LN The Birmingham Irish Heritage Group’s next meeting continues the 1916 Rising theme with a screening of The Easter Rising – A Curious Journey. Kenneth Griffiths, the … Continue reading

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