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HS2 Royal Assent

Please see the message below, shared on behalf of HS2: Dear Residents, As you may be aware, Phase One of the new High Speed Two Railway (HS2), the part of the route between the West Midlands and London, received Royal … Continue reading

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HS2 Community Update – January 2017

Please see below for the first Community Update from HS2: “HS2 Ltd is committed to providing the latest information to communities affected by the project. This community update introduces our local community engagement teams, while explaining what stage the project … Continue reading

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Midland Metro – Eastside Extension

Centro is proposing to build an extension to the Midland Metro called the Birmingham Eastside Extension. The tram will serve the HS2 station at Curzon Street, travelling along Meriden Street towards Digbeth High Street, with a stop to serve the … Continue reading

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Today’s HS2 Event

Businesses and residents from Digbeth and the West Midlands attended today’s information event to learn how HS2 would impact the area. Jonathan Lord, the West Midlands Stakeholder & Community Adviser for HS2 Ltd, said: “We’re working with partners in the … Continue reading

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HS2 Information Event

When: Tuesday 29 September, 11:30-19:00 Where: Millennium Point, Curzon Street, Digbeth, B4 7XG A HS2 information event is taking place at Millennium Point on Tuesday 29th September. This is an opportunity for you to learn more about the status of … Continue reading

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The Las Ramblas of Digbeth…

In case you missed Joe Holyoak’s November column in the Birmingham Post, which was incidentally the most-read article on their website for a good few days, here’s a snippet below: In the Curzon Masterplan, the Metro route goes under the … Continue reading

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Metro Consultation for Digbeth

Centro is planning an extension to the Metro network, to link the HS2 terminus at New Canal Street with a proposed new multi-storey car park at Adderley Street. It is expected that up to 12,000 people will arrive at the … Continue reading

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Digbeth Residents Association – October Meeting

When: Monday 13th October 2014, 18:00 onwards Where: Old Crown Restaurant, High Street Deritend, Digbeth The next meeting of Digbeth Residents Association will take place on Monday 13th October at 18:00 in the Old Crown on Digbeth High Street. Please … Continue reading

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Plans submitted for Ladbrooke House

Serena Hotel has submitted proposals to build a 40-bedroom four or five-star hotel at Ladbrooke House, Digbeth, complete with a swimming pool, gym and spa. The Grade B and locally-listed building, on the corner of Bordesley Street and Oxford Street, … Continue reading

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Midlands Metro Consultation

When: Wednesday 12th March, 10:00-18:00 Where: High Street Birmingham Centro is engaging in a public consultation regarding the proposed Eastside tram extension. The Eastside extension would connect the proposed HS2 terminus at Curzon Street and Moor Street Station to the … Continue reading

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