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Or, how to view Stratford in a new light. I have visited this top tourist town many times over the last 30 years of living in Birmingham – which city dwellers haven’t! But did I take time to appreciate the … Continue reading
If you travel through Five Ways and Broad Street you may have to rethink your route and timing. I attended a drop-in session about this, to get more detailed facts about the new restrictions.
The disastrous fire of Monday 15 April almost destroyed the wonderful structure of 7 centuries and the religious centre of France and the focus of the rest of the world. Thanks to the brave firefighters the damage was minimised to … Continue reading
Transport and travel news and advice, including the opening of the new Birmingham Cycle Revolution A34 cycle route.
For a feel of Spring try visiting Packwood House just south of Birmingham, about half an hour from KEW outside the rush hours.
View the spring flowers now in flower in our local gardens.
In August 2012 I visited the City of Liverpool. Now, on return, I visited the central dockland area and was so highly impressed with the cityscape I was greeted with that I had to publish an article about it, … Continue reading
Bang on schedule the Broad Street canal tunnel will reopen to boats and towpath walkers on Thursday 14 March.
Paramedic Mike Duggan describes the problems facing him on a Friday/Saturday in Broad Street. Violence, drunks and honey pot for criminals – what paramedics face on Mad Friday in Broad Street.
Below is issue 13 of Westside Weekly newsletter released by the Midland Metro Alliance.