Author Archives: Geoff Caine

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A Photo Journey Of Today’s City Centre Developments

It seems that the contractors are demolishing everything at once and not doing it serially by demolishing one area then rebuilding it.

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Distillery Applies for Extra Hours, Music and Films

The Distillery pub across the canal from KEW seems to be trying very hard to survive and, further, be a success unlike the building’s former incarnations. But will it’s ambitions be popular with KEW Residents?

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War On Litter in Birmingham Ladywood Constituency

Our city centre MP Shabana Mahmood, fed up with litter dumping, is asking for our help in fighting this problem.

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Broad Street Restrictions Explained

It is my observation that the first day of the Broad Street Restrictions did not go too well in spite of the street marshals working very hard to advise and direct drivers who found that the route they may have … Continue reading

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Broad Street Restrictions from Monday 29 Jan 2018

Further information of restrictions around Broad Street complete with illustrative map.

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“HS2 in Birmingham” Website Launched

This week a new website has been launched which will enlighten those, in Birmingham (and further afield), who find fascination in the prospect of high speed rail travel between Birmingham to London.

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Birmingham Connected Update – January 2018

This is the latest update containing transport news and information for the city. **NOTE: Contains crucial information on new restrictions around BROAD STREET from Monday 29 January. See Westside improvement works (below).**

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Car Park Space To Let

Car Space to let in phase 2. Asking price £90. Please contact Sarb using email .

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Improve Your Internet Security For Free

This information has been sent on behalf of Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau).

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Local Snow Scenes of Today

For those who couldn’t bear to face the “inclement” weather today I’ve put together a gallery of photos I took while risking hypothermia!

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