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Cilla The Musical comes to Birmingham

New Alexandra Theatre
10.10.2017 - 14.10.2017

Cilla – The Musical comes to the Birmingham stage as part of their nationwide tour. The musical will be coming to New Alexandra Theatre on 10th-14th October and tickets will go on sale on 1st March. Bill Kenwright and Laurie Mansfield present the new musical about the life and legend of Cilla Black, which will […]

Trio of new stores to open at Bullring

The region’s most visited retail destination, Bullring, is set to welcome a trio of new shops to the mix later this Spring. Californian beauty brand, Smashbox Cosmetics, opened its standalone store on Friday 17th February. The 588sq ft store houses the brand’s full product range and offer a menu of make-up masterclasses and events. Meanwhile […]

Everyman Barbers celebrates 10th anniversary

  Everyman Barbers have gone all-out to mark their 10th anniversary in Birmingham city centre with a major refurbishment and new mobile app launch costing £150,000. The long-standing barbers on 19 Temple Street have been serving local businesses and student communities with haircuts and shaves for a decade, building a reputation as one of the […]

5 things shopaholics experience during a shopping trip

The phrase “Shop until you drop” is quite literally true in our city of five department stores, so we complied a list of things you shopaholics are most likely to experience during your shopping trip. 1. The debate to yourself about whether you NEED or WANT them pair of shoes 2. You planned to nip […]

Spring Your 5

Bullring
30.03.2017 - 02.04.2017

Bullring’s Your 5 event is back this Spring to showcase all the latest fashion and beauty trends. Your 5 is a great opportunity to enjoy a free consultation with the Bullring’s stylists to show you the top collections from the stores to help guide you and give inspiration on items that could work for you. […]

First poetry festival in Birmingham, Verve comes to Waterstones

Waterstones, 24-26 High Street
16.02.2017 - 19.02.2017

The city’s first poetry and spoken word festival comes to Birmingham this week. Capturing and celebrating the spirit of Birmingham, Verve festival will be held at Birmingham’s biggest bookshop, Waterstones. The festival will span over 4 days from Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th February and will include writing workshops, spoken word masterclasses, poetry slams and […]

The UK’s best-selling children’s book of 2016 comes to the stage

Tickets are now on sale for David Walliams’ Awful Auntie which comes to the New Alexandra Theatre from Wednesday 22 to Sunday 26 November 2017. The brand new production by Birmingham Stage Company follows their record-breaking tour of David Walliams’ Gangsta Granny which held its premiere in Birmingham and recently finished a sell-out fifty-week tour of the UK. David Walliams said: “The Birmingham Stage Company’s Gangsta Granny is […]

Where to get pizza in Birmingham for #NationalPizzaDay

Today it’s National Pizza Day! (9th February) and we love nothing more than a good slice of the cheesy stuff. In Birmingham, we have welcomed Italian cuisine with open arms and there’s no difficulty in finding a delicious homemade pizza right in the city centre. Here’s our guide to where you can get pizza in […]