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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 Spotted Dog Song

It’s a little-known fact that Digbeth’s most crazy boozer, The Spotted Dog, has its very own song… Written by Chris Ward some 20 years ago, the song was almost lost to history until recently, when the enterprising people behind Birmingham … Continue reading

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Birmingham Trad Fest – Video

When: Thursday 27 – Sunday 30 November Where: Venues across Digbeth and Birmingham It’s not long now until Trad Fest, the UK’s newest traditional Irish music festival, descends on Digbeth. With a weekend full of concerts, instrument workshops and traditional … Continue reading

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Birmingham TradFest – Line up released

When: Thursday 27 – Sunday 30 November 2014 Where: various locations in Digbeth Tickets: from £5 (available online here) Birmingham Tradfest is the city’s first traditional Irish music festival, and will be coming to Digbeth very soon! Taking place in … Continue reading

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Birmingham TradFest

When: 27-30 November 2014 Where: Digbeth A brand new traditional Irish music festival is coming to Digbeth in November; Birmingham TradFest promises to be a colourful celebration Irish music and culture, including concerts, sessions, workshops and ceilis. The festival will … Continue reading

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