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Getgood Link: The Stirrer – JFK FOR FLOODGATE STREET

JFK FOR FLOODGATE STREET – Seems the old mosaic is destined for Floodgate Street following last night’s consultation meeting at The Irish Centre. Even better news is that: Proposals to revamp the artwork by including more contemporary figures such as … Continue reading

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Getgood Link: The Stirrer – Election 2010 – Key Battles (3): BIRMINGHAM LADYWOOD

The Stirrer – Election 2010 – Key Battles (3): BIRMINGHAM LADYWOOD – Interesting article, this.  It seems that, because of the controversial selection of Shabana Mahmood for Ladywood Labour parliamentary candidate (instead of Councillor Yvonne Mosquito), Liberal Democrat candidate Ayoub … Continue reading

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Getgood Link: The Stirrer – BODIES REVEALED – IN DA HOUSE

The Stirrer – News that matters, campaigns that count for Birmingham, The Black Country and beyond – Dr David Nicholls’ investigations into the (now closed) Bodies Revealed exhibition at the Custard Factory have led him to become convinced there needs … Continue reading

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Getgood Link: The Stirrer – New Festival Street for Brum

The Stirrer – New Festival Street for Brum – Birmingham City Council Cabinet Member for Leisure, Sport and Culture Martin Mullaney proposes that Digbeth High Street becomes Birmingham’s “Festival Street”, with regular road closures to host major arts events. ”Making … Continue reading

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Getgood Link: The Stirrer – Birmingham City Council meeting to discuss noise in Digbeth

The Stirrer – News that matters, campaigns that count for Birmingham, The Black Country and beyond – Birmingham Council is holding an open meeting on 24th November to discuss the issue of licensed premises and noise in the area, enabling … Continue reading

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Getgood Link: The Stirrer on St Anne’s Homeless Hostel

The Stirrer – News that matters, campaigns that count for Birmingham, The Black Country and beyond – St Anne’s homeless hostel is facing closure after 33 years, after having its £400,000 grant axed by the Council. Manager Doug Montgomery is … Continue reading

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Getgood Link: The Stirrer – Harleigh Blu at The Spotted Dog

The Stirrer – Harleigh Blu at The Spotted Dog – A praise-filled review of the ‘little songbird has an independent spirit’, who had a gig at The Spotted Dog last Thursday evening: Indeed, the range, strength and originality of the … Continue reading

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Getgood Link: The Stirrer

The Stirrer – News that matters, campaigns that count for Birmingham, The Black Country and beyond – Here’s a little poetic ditty from Stirrer poet laureate Brendan Hawthorne about the row over the Rainbow: If you were to buy a … Continue reading

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The Stirrer – Dave Harte gives up Twitter for Lent – ‘For every day I stay off twitter I’ll give a quid to St Basils charity for youth homelessness in Digbeth. That’s £40 for a start. Join in if you … Continue reading

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