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Maker Monday

When: Monday 30 January, 17:30-20:00 Where: Centrala, Minerva Works, 176 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, B5 5RT Free Maker Monday is a free monthly workshop, bringing together creatives, businesses, artists and technologists to develop ideas through open innovation and collaboration. Taking place … Continue reading

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Midlands Media Awards 2013

I was lucky enough to be invited along to the Midlands Media Awards 2013 by the School of Media at Birmingham City University, who had sponsored one of the categories. In September, the School of Media will be moving to … Continue reading

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BCU Parkside

We’ve previously spoken about BCU’s new Parkside Building, which will be connected to Millennium Point by a bridge link. Although not yet finished, members of the public were invited to look around at the Parkside Building at the BCU Open … Continue reading

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Carrot City

When: 23rd April – 6th May Where: Edible Eastside, Digbeth Carrot City, a touring exhibition about designing for urban agriculture, comes to Edible Eastside this week. Please find more details by clicking on the flyer below. To coincide with the … Continue reading

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The (animated) Digbeth Summit

The Digbeth Summit: Keeping Digbeth Different event is less than two weeks away. To help promote the event, Digbeth Residents Association has enlisted the talent of two second year animation students at BCU’s Birmingham Institute of Art and Design (BIAD) … Continue reading

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We’re in Fashion

Digbeth has become the unlikely location for various fashion photo shoots of late. The photo in this post, for example, was taken on Pickford Street at 8am on a Sunday morning, which explains the empty roads! Kamila of Luthien Photography … Continue reading

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Some more Digbeth themed animations from BCU students

Some more interesting animation from BCU students. The one above is a rather brilliant walk through Digbeth’s colourful history whilst the one below follows a family of ducks on their journey down the River Rea into Digbeth: Enter Digbeth and the sky turns … Continue reading

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Animated Digbeth

Some films from Birmingham City University students who have been working on a project to ‘animate Digbeth’ are starting to appear on YouTube. The one above from Awath Animations animates audio interviews with local people talking about what they feel … Continue reading

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Exhibit This…

Exhibit This is an exhibition showcasing the work of Birmingham City University’s media students, which encompasses radio, television, journalism, photography, PR, music and web & new media. Go along to Zellig the Custard Factory at 6-9pm on 8th and 9th June to … Continue reading

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All change

You may notice things are looking a bit different here on Digbeth is Good.  Many thanks to Pete Ashton for the great theme tweaking and Midge for the new header design. I hope you like the new place. Find your … Continue reading

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