Tag Archives: Digbeth Speaks

Thanks from Digbeth Speaks

Digbeth Speaks was a project that collected images and sound bites from around Digbeth in 2013; the picture of contemporary Digbeth was compiled to add to the Birmingham Archives as a time capsule. Please see a message of thanks from … Continue reading

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Digbeth Speaks Workshop

When: Until 13th October, Monday-Saturday 11:00-17:00, Sunday 13:00-16:00 Where: Lakeside Gallery, Custard Factory, Digbeth Our friends at Digbeth Speaks have finished collecting material to form a picture of what Digbeth is like today, and their findings are on exhibition at … Continue reading

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Digbeth Speaks Exhibition Opening

When: Thursday 3rd October 2013, 18:00-20:30 (exhibition open until 13 October) Where: Lakeside Gallery, Custard Factory, Gibb Street, Digbeth Digbeth Speaks is an oral histories project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund which has created a time capsule of contemporary … Continue reading

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Peaky Blinders

When: Thursday 12th September, 21:00 Where: BBC2 Peaky Blinders is a new gangland drama set in 1919 Digbeth and Birmingham. We here at Digbeth is Good have been waiting all year for it to start, but the wait is finally … Continue reading

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Digbeth Pub Trail

Joe Holyoak, architect and urban designer, gave a tour of Digbeth pubs as part of the Love Architecture Festival on 29 June 2013. Although we were unable to attend, our friends at Digbeth Speaks did, and gave a glowing report … Continue reading

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Digbeth Pub Trail

When: Saturday 29th June 2013, 14:30-16:30 Where: Leaving from the front entrance of Millennium Point Cost: Free, but booking is required (click here to register your place) On the 29th June, architect, urban designer and Digbeth hero Joe Holyoak, will … Continue reading

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Digbeth Speaks – Gangs of Digbeth Tour

When: Sunday 12th May, 2pm onwards Where: Meet at the Custard Factory, Gibb Street Digbeth Everyone is welcome to join DRA and Digbeth Speaks at the Old Crown afterwards to discuss Digbeth old and new The Digbeth Speaks project team, … Continue reading

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DRA Meeting Updates

The last meeting of Digbeth Residents Association took place on Monday 8th April, where attendees were treated to a sneak peak into plans for The Woodman public house. Don’t worry – if you weren’t able to make it, you won’t … Continue reading

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April 2013 meeting of DRA

When: Monday 8th April 2013, 18:00 Where: Restaurant, Old Crown, High Street Digbeth Please be aware that the next meeting of Digbeth Residents Association (DRA) will take place on Monday 8th April 2013 at 6pm in the Old Crown restaurant, … Continue reading

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Digbeth Speaks

A new community project, Digbeth Speaks, has been launched with the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund. Digbeth Speaks will preserve Digbeth’s diverse heritage for the future by capturing a snapshot what the vibrant area is like today. Volunteers, including … Continue reading

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