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New Peaky Tours

Local historian Carl Chinn has launched 90-minute guided walking tours around Digbeth, sharing the real stories from the days of the Peaky Blinders. The Peaky Tours (a name coined by myself I may add) will start at the Old Crown … Continue reading

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Gangs of Digbeth Tour

Back in May 2013, Dr Chris Upton gave a free tour of Digbeth documenting its dark history of gangs. Chris, who consulted on the hugely popular Peaky Blinders TV series, a Digbeth favourite, is an expert local historian. There are … Continue reading

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Peaky Blinders live in Digbeth

It is with great sadness that on Thursday 6th November we said goodbye to the second series of Peaky Blinders. However, the third series was announced just before the end of the final episode, so all is not lost! To … Continue reading

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Peaky Blinders – Season 2 Finale

When: Thursday 6th November, 20:00 onwards Where: The Spotted Dog, 104 Warwick Street, Digbeth, B12 0NH Every week, Digbeth Residents Association have been holding community screenings of Peaky Blinders at the Spotted Dog. A couple of weeks ago, we were … Continue reading

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The Digbeth Kid comes home!

When: Thursday 23 October, 21:00 onwards Where: The Spotted Dog, 104 Warwick Street, Digbeth, B12 0NH By now, I’m sure all our readers are fully aware of our community screenings of Peaky Blinders at the Spotted Dog in Digbeth. Tomorrow’s … Continue reading

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Peaky Blinders at The Spotted Dog

When: Thursdays from 21:00 Where: The Spotted Dog, 104 Warwick Street, Digbeth, B12 0NH Just in case you have forgotten, the second series of Peaky Blinders starts this evening! To celebrate its return, Digbeth Residents Association invite all fans to … Continue reading

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Feeling Peaky at Alfie Bird’s

This week saw the launch of the brand new menu at Alfie Bird’s – but never fear, old favourites have made the cut and will be supplemented by a selection of delicious new dishes. Rather fittingly, Alfie’s now stock Sadler’s … Continue reading

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Peaky Blinders Series 2

When: Thursday 2nd October, 21:00 Where: BBC2 It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for: Peaky Blinders is back on our screens! Starting next Thursday, 2nd October, I’m sure most (if not all) of our readers are just as delighted … Continue reading

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Five reasons we can’t wait for the return of Peaky Blinders

From the Birmingham Mail website: The first trailer from the second series of Peaky Blinders has been released and is available to watch below. With our excitement levels building for series two, we look at five reasons why we can’t … Continue reading

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Locke-Down on Peaky Blinders

Steven Knight, writer of Peaky Blinders, was in Birmingham last week promoting his most recent silver screen offering Locke. The film stars Tom Hardy, who has also been confirmed as joining the cast for the next series of Peaky Blinders. … Continue reading

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