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So you want to be a Peaky Blinder?

Image: @SunneySharma on Twitter On Saturday 11 January, Vivid Projects was the venue for an open call for locals to join the cast of BBC2′s hit drama Peaky Blinders. The show’s Executive producer, Jamie Glazebrook, said he was overwhelmed by … Continue reading

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Calling all Peaky Blinders!

When: Saturday 11th January, 11:00-15:00 Where: Vivid Projects, 16 Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, B5 5RS Are you interested in starring in the next series of hit BBC drama Peaky Blinders? If so, read on: Shaheen Baig Casting are … Continue reading

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Digbeth Residents Association spreads cheer

Back in November, Digbeth Residents Association member Rosie Pocklington gave visitors to Digbeth an insight into the area’s gangland past. The Peaky Tours were incredibly well received by the media and the public, and generated a lot of interest in … Continue reading

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Peaky Tours

Well, what an eventful weekend! Digbeth Residents Association‘s Peaky Blinders Tours were by all accounts a huge success, with Digbeth resident Rosie Pocklington guiding 120 visitors around Digbeth’s gangland past. The tours were featured on BBC Midlands Today on Friday … Continue reading

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A Peaky Weekend

Digbeth Residents Association‘s Peaky Blinders Tours are happening this weekend, and it seems everyone wants a piece of the action! Keith Watson, The Metro’s TV critic, wrote a fantastic review of Peaky Blinders saying it should “take the BBC all … Continue reading

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Peaky Blinders Tours

When: Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd November, at 11:00 and 14:00 Where: Starting from outside The Rainbow, 160 High Street Deritend, Digbeth, B12 0LD Tickets: Free! Available here Digbeth Residents Association is proud to announce their Peaky Blinders tours! The … Continue reading

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Peaky Blinders Finale

When: Thursday 17th October, 20:30-22:30 (show starts at 21:00) Where: The Spotted Dog, 104 Warwick Street, Digbeth, B12 0NH Entry: Free – please register here The last episode of Peaky Blinders will be shown next Thursday 17th October. If you … 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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Dickensian Digbeth

After finishing the Digbeth Type and Architecture Tour it was back to the Googlemap drawing board with another set of film clips, this time from the Richard Trengrouse Tour of historical Digbeth, which was far from a Christmas card image. … Continue reading

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