Tag Archives: Birmingham City Council

Birmingham Budget Consultation 2017

When: until 18 January 2017 Birmingham City Council need to make big savings due to financial challenges. A public consultation regarding the proposed budget has been opened to learn if they’re making the right choices. The budget consultation paper (1.3 … Continue reading

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Connaught Square – Comments

By now, hopefully everyone is aware of the plans for Connaught Square (the land bounded by Digbeth High Street, Rea Street, Bradford Street and Stone Yard). After consultation with Digbeth residents and other parties with an interest in the area, … Continue reading

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The Forum, Smithfield

The Forum – the first development as part of Birmingham’s huge, ambitious and landmark Smithfield project – was launched recently, with a ceremonial concrete pour by city leaders. Based on Pershore Street on the former Silver Blades ice rink site, … Continue reading

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Food Futures

When: Monday 28th November 2016, 18:15 Where: Impact Hub Birmingham, Walker Building, 58 Oxford Street, Digbeth, B5 5NY Free – advance registration required here Birmingham Food Council CIC’s annual public meeting takes place next week at the Impact Hub in … Continue reading

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Nechells Ward Meeting – October 2016

When: Thursday 13 October 2016, 18:30 Where: Stanhope Hall, Emily Street, Highgate, B12 0XG The next Nechells Ward Meeting takes place on Thursday 13 October at Stanhope Hall. The last time there was a public Nechells Ward Meeting was in … Continue reading

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Digbeth Community Awards 2015

The annual Digbeth Community Awards were presented at Digbeth Residents Association’s December meeting. These are given to people, groups and organisations who make a positive contribution to life and the community in Digbeth. The 2015 award winners were no exception … Continue reading

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Nechells Ward Meeting – November 2015

When: Thursday 19 November 2015, 18:30 Where: Stanhope Hall, Emily Street, Highgate, B12 0XG The next Nechells Ward Meeting takes place this week on Thursday 19 November at Stanhope Hall. This meeting gives you an opportunity to come face to … Continue reading

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Electoral Review of Birmingham

When: Tuesday, 11 August 2015, 14:00, 16:00, and 18:00 Where: BVSC, 138 Digbeth, B5 6DR The Local Government Boundary Commission for England has started an electoral review of Birmingham City Council, inviting proposals for a new pattern of wards to … Continue reading

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A Community Flag for Birmingham

Birmingham City Council asked residents to design a Community Flag for Birmingham, one that can be used to represent our city and its people around the world. More than 470 entries were submitted, designed by people ranging from a 10-year-old … Continue reading

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DRA Meeting – May 2015

When: Monday 11th May, 18:00 onwards Where: Old Crown Restaurant, High Street Deritend, Digbeth The next meeting of Digbeth Residents Association will take place tomorrow at 18:00 in the Old Crown on Digbeth High Street. This meeting will feature an … Continue reading

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