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Enjoy a summer afternoon tea at The Ivy Temple Row

As a celebration of the summer season, The Ivy Temple Row has added additional sweet treats to its already scrumptious afternoon tea offerings. Available from Sunday, 1 July until Friday, 31 August, The Ivy Nursery Pot features an indulgent chocolate topping, lavender cream and edible flowers, creating a delight for both the eyes and the […]

Two new independent retailers set to open at the Mailbox

Two new stores will open at the Mailbox – Birmingham’s premium shopping, dining and lifestyle destination. Opening in August, shoppers can expect to find a range of the finest handmade leather shoes and boots at English Brands, alongside popular, quality and high-end men’s fashion brands including Sanders, Loake, Gaziano & Girling, Cheaney and John White. […]

Join Harvey Nichols for a kitchen party with retro food and drink

Harvey Nichols restaurant, The Mailbox
19.07.2018 - 19.07.2018

Get ready to relive the 80s and 90s! Harvey Nichols Birmingham has teamed up with cult drinks brand When in Rome for a special throwback dinner where each course will be paired with retro-style wine boxes. Forget everything you’ve heard about drinking wine from a box; When in Rome is leading the way in great-tasting, […]

Top 6 essentials you need for festival season

Whether it’s your first time at a festival or you’re a regular raver, festival season is here and it’s time to get ready! To help you decide what to pack, we’ve complied a list of essentials you will be thankful you’ve got when in a field for the weekend. Dry shampoo If you haven’t splashed […]

Where to find Birmingham’s independent stores

Birmingham is a shopper’s haven. With three shopping centres and 5 department stores, there’s plenty of shops to put the saying ‘shop until you drop’ to the test! However, amongst all the high street stores, our city centre has over 100 independent stores & eateries that make up our fantastic city centre offering. From freshly […]

Where to eat for your graduation meal in Birmingham city centre

You’ve got grades now it’s time to celebrate! Graduation is a momentous day and what better way to end a perfect day of success than with a lovely meal out with the family. Here’s just a few of restaurants on offer in the city centre that will help you toast your time here in style. […]

Amazing autumn season is unveiled at New Alexandra Theatre

A host of exciting new productions are set to grace the stage of the New Alexandra Theatre this year, as an amazing autumn season is revealed. Motown The Musical, Boogie Nights and Glengarry Glen Ross are just some of the hit shows which are lined up at the Station Street venue over the coming year. […]

Wine and dine for less this summer at Harvey Nichols Birmingham

If you’ve blown the budget on your summer holidays, this tasty deal from Harvey Nichols Birmingham means you dine out without breaking the bank. The luxury Mailbox store launches its Summer Dining promotion next week, with a delicious three-course meal and cocktail for just £22. Available in the Harvey Nichols Brasserie from Monday 2 July until […]

17 piece orchestra fronting Pharrell Williams live at Town Hall

Town Hall
27.07.2018 - 27.07.2018

R&B meets classical. For the first time ever, Town Hall & Symphony Hall are bringing together a 17-piece orchestra to perform the works of Pharrell Williams on 27 July. Celebrating the twelfth anniversary of his debut album, In My Mind, an unique orchestra will be re-imagining the staggering quantity of R&B, rap, and pop hits from […]