Tag Archives: Irish in Birmingham

St Patrick’s Festival 2017 – Feedback

The organisers of Birmingham’s St Patrick’s Festival are asking for your feedback to make next year’s event even better! As an added bonus, if you answer the survey here, you’ll be entered into a draw to win a pair of … Continue reading

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Birmingham Irish Heritage Group

When: Wednesday 6 January 2016, 19:15 Where: The Connaught Bar (upstairs), High Street Digbeth, B12 OLN Free entry The Birmingham Irish Heritage Group will be holding their first presentation of 2016 on Wednesday 6 January upstairs at the Irish Centre. … 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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Race Night at Hennessey’s

When: Friday 14th March, 20:00 onwards Where: Hennessey’s Bar, 30-31 Allison Street, Digbeth, B5 5TJ Hennessey’s will tonight be hosting a Race Night to raise funds for next year’s St Patrick’s Festival. Many people don’t know that the whole festival … Continue reading

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Birmingham St Patricks Festival 2014

When: 7th-17th March 2014 Where: Digbeth By now, you should all know that the St Patrick’s Day Parade will be taking place on Digbeth High Street from 12:00-16:00 on Sunday 16th March. Keeping with the theme of Irish Myths and … Continue reading

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St Anne’s Fun Day

When: Thursday 27th February 2014, 12:00-15:00 Where: St Anne’s Parish Centre, Alcester Street, Digbeth, B12 0PH Tickets: £5 (including a buffet) Irish in Birmingham are holding a Fun Day on Thursday 27th February to raise money for the important services … Continue reading

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World Mental Health and World Homelessness Day

When: Thursday 10th October, 10:30-12:30 Where: SIFA Fireside, Allcock Street, Digbeth Join SIFA Fireside this Thursday at their centre on Allcock Street to learn more about the challenges facing those with mental health and homelessness challenges. There will be information … Continue reading

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The Sons and Daughters of Erin: The Irish in Birmingham

When: Thursday 21 March, 18:30-20:00 Where: Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (AV Room, Gas Hall) Tickets: £4 per person (advance booking required) With the St Patrick’s Festival in full swing, and the Parade taking place in Digbeth this coming Sunday, … Continue reading

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Daniel in Birmingham

Daniel O’Donnell visited Birmingham back in June to launch the Irish in Birmingham Direct Giving Scheme at the Irish Centre Birmingham on Digbeth High Street. Following a visit to the Irish in Birmingham offices on Alcester Street, and a visit … Continue reading

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New Website for Chinese Community Centre Birmingham

One of the fantastic aspects of Digbeth is our multiculturalism. As well as being the home of Irish in Birmingham, the Chinese Community Centre Birmingham (CCC-B) is also located in Digbeth, along with Polish Millennium House, Portuguese and Indian restaurants, … Continue reading

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