Tag Archives: High Street Deritend

Nine Weeks of Summer at The Old Crown

When: all summer long Where: The Old Crown, 188 High Street Deritend, Digbeth, B12 0LD Free entry The Old Crown have revamped their back yard yet again into a brand new botanical-themed garden, complete with gin cocktail bar and street … Continue reading

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The Hanging Gardens of Digbeth

Where: 175 High Street Deritend, Digbeth, Birmingham Garden Hill is a proposed new development for Digbeth, based on the fabled Hanging Gardens of Babylon. Designed by Architects of Invention, for the Chinese private equity fund PGC Capital, Garden Hill comprises … Continue reading

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Children of the Revolution

When: Wednesday 5th April, 19:15 Where: The Connaught Bar (upstairs), High Street, Digbeth, B12 0NL Tickets: £3.50 (free for members) The Birmingham Irish Heritage Group invites you to a special presentation by guest speaker Jim Moran, Professor of Modern English … Continue reading

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St Patrick’s 2017 at The Old Crown

When: Sunday 12 – Friday 17 March 2017 Where: The Old Crown, 188 High Street, Digbeth, B12 0LD The Old Crown, is celebrating St Patrick’s Day with a week long programme of events showcasing the best in Irish culture, from … Continue reading

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January deals at The Old Crown

Where: The Old Crown, 188 High Street, Digbeth, B12 0LD It’s not long now until the January blues make way to February, but if you’re really struggling, our friends at The Old Crown have just the solution. Enjoy two for … 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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Central England Co-operative – Events in Digbeth

Where: Irish Centre, 14-20 High Street, Digbeth, B12 0LD As well as being retailers of food, funerals, flowers and holidays, the Central England Co-operative is a member-owned society with a commitment “to provide education facilities and cultural and recreational activities … Continue reading

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Digbeth Christmas Hamper

When: Friday 9th – Saturday 10th December, and Friday 16th – Saturday 17th December, 17:00-00:00 Where: The Old Crown, 188 High Street, Digbeth, B12 0LD Tickets: from £10 (available online here) After its sold out inaugural year, the Digbeth Christmas … Continue reading

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Whisky Tasting: The Regions of Scotland

When: Wednesday 26 October, 19:00–23:00 Where: The Old Crown, 188 High Street, Digbeth, B12 0LD Tickets: from £20 (available online here) The Old Crown invite you to join their monthly whisky club, with the first meeting taking place on Wednesday 26th … Continue reading

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Digbeth Oktoberfest

When: Saturday 15 October, 17:30-late Where: The Old Crown, High Street Deritend, Digbeth, B12 0LD Tickets: from £15 (available online here) Following a knock-out inaugural year in 2015, Digbeth Oktoberfest has almost entirely sold out for 2016, but a few … Continue reading

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