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Show-stopper Christmas gifts at Harvey Nichols Birmingham

Looking for that show-stopper; the one present that will make your loved one gasp with delight? Our edit of the ultimate gifts from Harvey Nichols Birmingham certainly has the wow-factor. From designer handbags to this season’s most wanted lipstick these are the Christmas pressies that are high on her wish list … and will earn […]

Fragrance gift sets everyone will love this Christmas

‘Tis the season to treat the one you love! If you’re not sure what to get your mum, daughter, dad, husband or brother for Christmas, you can’t go wrong with a perfume gift set, because who doesn’t want to smell nice right? From pretty parfums to rich spicy aftershaves, there’s a scent for every personality […]

Christmas gift guide inspiration from Birmingham city centre

Finding the perfect gift at this festive time of the year can be stressful especially when you haven’t got a clue what to get everyone. Here’s where the city centre comes in, armed with five major department stores and independent boutiques, there’s plenty of gift ideas from sweets treats and drink to homeware and fashion. […]

Secret Santa Gifts for him under £15

Stuck for what to get him for Secret Santa? From beer-themed presents to fun novelty gifts, there’s something for him he’ll sure to love within your budget in the city centre. If you haven’t already, check out our Secret Santa gift guide for her under £15 here  Anderson & Hill Know someone who’s into their craft […]

Secret Santa gifts for her under £15

Christmas parties are looming and so is Secret Santa. You’ve pulled out a name and now you need to find a gift to impress within budget. Here’s 7 Secret Santa gifts under £15 she’s guaranteed to like… Hotel Chocolat If you want to play it safe, you can’t go wrong with chocolates. Treat them to […]

Food Hall Overhaul at Selfridges Birmingham

Selfridges Birmingham has been cooking up a storm in its renowned food hall – unveiling new looks and several new brands to entice lovers of excellent cuisine. And sweet-toothed Brummies have been flocking to the Bullring department store, snapping up the new brands of deluxe confectionery and dessert treats that have arrived. Pan N Ice, […]

Visit Santa’s grotto at House of Fraser

House of Fraser, Level 5
30.11.2017 - 24.12.2017

No Christmas will be complete without a visit to Santa’s beloved grotto at House of Fraser. From 30th November, the doors to Santa’s grotto will open with a whole host of magic, merriment and good old-fashioned festive cheer in store at House of Fraser. Get a photo opportunity with Father Christmas himself and get the […]

Verve Poetry Festival set to return to Waterstones

Waterstones, High Street
15.02.2018 - 18.02.2018

Verve Poetry Festival, Birmingham’s Festival of Poetry and Spoken Word, is taking over Waterstones again for a riotous celebration of the best modern poets on 15th-18th February 2018. Diverse, lively and fun, the festival is back and bigger than ever. This year, Verve Poetry Festival are hosting some of contemporary poetry’s biggest names – Salena […]

Soda brings its refreshing brand of tech to Selfridges Birmingham

Soda has opened refreshingly different tech pop-up in Selfridges Birmingham, showcasing some of the coolest new gadgets and gizmos around. Soda, which stands for School of the Digital Age, is a tech start-up that curates carefully selected,  innovative technology products that are both fun and useful, with prices starting from as little as £10. Launched […]