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Link: YouTube – Abacus Flats Ride Out 20/06/11 (no audio)

YouTube – Abacus Flats Ride Out 20/06/11 (no audio) – On Monday Val Woodward organised a group bike ride from The Spotted Dog to The Black Eagle in Hockley. Here’s Midge’s silent video of the journey.

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Link: Cycle Ride – abacusflats’s posterous

Cycle Ride – abacusflats’s posterous – Val Woodward has arranged an open Digbeth evening Cycle Ride for this coming Monday 20th June. From the Spotted Dog, meeting at 6pm, to the Black Eagle in Hockley. Great beer and food avaialable at … Continue reading

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First Digbeth social media surgery – a new website for Abacus Flats

You may remember I made a few New Year’s Resolutions earlier this month, one of which was to hold a monthly Social Media Surgery session on the second Tuesday of each month at The Spotted Dog, Warwick Street at 7.30-9.00pm. Only one … Continue reading

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Digbeth Residents’ Association – notes from December’s meeting and the Digbeth Residents’ Visioning Exercise

Dr Julie Brown’s Digbeth Presentation At the last Digbeth & Highgate Residents’ Association Dr Julie Brown, a Research Fellow at the University of Birmingham’s Centre for Urban & Regional Studies, came along to present the above three questions, which we … Continue reading

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Getgood Link: intercom etc « Abacus Flats

intercom etc « Abacus Flats – Oh dear, not only are the lifts broken but the intercom’s gone as well. As resident Val says: Minor problems compared to the big ones, but sadly indicative of how difficult it is to … Continue reading

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Getgood Link: Lift « Abacus Flats

Lift « Abacus Flats – The poor tenants at Abacus Flats seem to have endless problems with their lifts. in that they hardly ever work. ‘What a shock – lift worked for only one day before breaking down again……………’ A … Continue reading

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Website for Rea Place residents

Those living in Rea Place development have been a bit more organised of late, meeting up in the White Swan to discuss residents’ issues and just a get a chance to chat to their neighbours. I’ve created a simple Rea … Continue reading

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Getgood Link: costcutter opening nearby « Abacus Flats

costcutter opening nearby « Abacus Flats – Oh yes! It seems the Abacus flats website, for people living in the block of luxury apartments on Bradford Street, have beaten me to blogging the news that a new Costcutter store is … Continue reading

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Second talk about local session in Highgate

Back in the day job, me and the talk about local team went to Stanhope Hall in Highgate for the second time on Monday 9th November.  This means Digbeth and Highgate has a couple more local websites, which is nice. … Continue reading

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Link: Birmingham Post – Work starts again on Digbeth coach station

It’s no Getgood Link… Birmingham Post – Business – Work starts again on Digbeth coach station. Birmingham Post reports that the Development of Digbeth Coach station is back on track. Lincolnshire-based Spencer has stepped in to complete the £15 million … Continue reading

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