Category Archives: Favourite Articles

Baddesley Clinton Celebrates Late Summer

Following on from the Scarecrowlympics in August 2012, local National Trust estate, Baddesley Clinton, has produced another scarecrow display in its vegetable garden.

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Visit Packwood House for a Delightful Summer Experience

The changeable June weather has produce superbly blooming country gardens within easy travelling distance.

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Metro Reaches Grand Central – Take A Video Trip

At last the extension is operating. Continue reading

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International Dance Festival Photos

Sunday evening 15 May 16 at the festival in Centenary Square. Dancers use diggers as props.

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How to Avoid Being Ripped Off by a Scam or Hack

Scammers and Hackers are becoming more and more active by the day. They operate on your doorstep, on your phone and more readily on your computer. Their reward? Your hard earned money!

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Metro Tram – Great News

The overnight trials during the night of this Saturday and Sunday, 23/24 April, seem to have been successful. So, a start of service down to New Street Station is foreseen to start on Monday 22 May.

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Midland Metro News – Stop and Go

Our splendid local transport system , the Metro Tram, is making progress….but slowly! Here is the latest news I have.

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Google Earth Comes To Birmingham City Centre

Have you looked at Google Earth lately? If not you’re in for a surprise and delight!

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How was the weather here three years go?

So it’s very mild now – around 10C – but how was it in January 2013?

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Metro Extension Enters Bull Street

Today at 8am a Midland Metro tram entered Birmingham city centre streets for the first time…

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