Tag Archives: Birmingham City Council

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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Birmingham Smithfield

Birmingham Smithfield is the name of the new development planned for the Wholesale Markets site once it is relocated to Witton. Covering 14 hectares, this is a huge part of the city centre; Birmingham City Council hopes to retain the … Continue reading

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Digbeth gets a tram!

This morning it was announced that the Midland Metro tram route through Digbeth will go down the High Street. The new tram will serve Digbeth High Street, the coach station and The Custard Factory. Centro and Birmingham City Council decided … Continue reading

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Nechells Ward Meeting – March 2015

When: Thursday 19th March 2015, 18:00 Where: Stanhope Hall Community Centre, Emily Street, Highgate, B12 0XG The next Nechells Ward Meeting will take place on Thursday 19th March 2015 at 6pm at Stanhope Hall. This meeting was due to take … Continue reading

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What do you think of local democracy?

Birmingham City Council wants to know what you think of local democracy – how it is, and how it should be – and what you think about the public services provided in Digbeth. The Council has published three initial consultation … Continue reading

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Save St Pats

When: Sunday 15th March 2015, 12:00-14:00 Where: Digbeth High Street Planning for the next St Patrick’s day parade is underway in earnest, despite recent announcements from Birmingham City Council to cut funding for public events across the city. The Birmingham … Continue reading

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December Events at Stanhope Hall

Where: Stanhope Hall Community Centre, Ketley Croft, Highgate, B12 OXG Being a good neighbour doesn’t just mean looking out for those those in your immediate vicinity, but supporting the areas neighbouring Digbeth too. Highgate’s Stanhope Hall is a fantastic and … Continue reading

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Nechells Ward Committee – November 2014

When: Thursday 20 November, 18:00 Where: Small Heath Baptist Church, 14 Jenkins Street, Small Heath, B10 0QH This quarter’s Nechells Ward Committee meeting takes place next Thursday in Small Heath. These meetings are an opportunity to meet your local Councillors, … Continue reading

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Bradford Street Environmental Improvements

Please see below for a letter sent from Birmingham City Council to residents of Digbeth earlier this week. The original letter can be found here. As a part of its strategic objectives for the city core and its wider programme … Continue reading

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