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    Birmingham’s first Culture Card launching this Summer

    Brumpic are launching the region’s first Culture Card this Summer. This exciting new membership scheme gives card holders access to the very best arts, culture and heritage right on their doorstep and beyond. Available on 6 July, card holders are able to access exclusive offers and events at over 30 of the region’s top destinations […]

    The Big Sleuth sees Birmingham becomes Bear-mingham this Summer

    After months of hi-bear-nation, Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity and Wild in Art are pleased to announce Birmingham’s The Big Sleuth will launch on Monday 10th July. The highly anticipated free, 10-week public art trail, named because ‘sleuth’ is a group of bears, will see Bear-mingham engulfed in colour with up to 100, 165cm tall sculptures taking […]

    Gaucho opens restaurant in Birmingham city centre

    Gaucho has officially opened their doors in Birmingham’s Colmore District on Monday 8th May 2007. Marking the first UK opening of Gaucho for seven years, this opening is significant for both the brand and the city, with 55 Colmore Row being the hand-picked home for the restaurant which brings the true taste of Argentina to […]

    Bullring set to welcome independent stores in new project

    New initiative to promote independents sees indie retailers taking a short-term space in the Bullring. Project ‘Up Market’ will see independent businesses take over retail spaces in the Upper East Mall for eight weeks. The launch of the project will provide the opportunity for independents to benefit from the huge football at Bullring. Retailers that are […]

    5 hottest SS17 beauty trends you must try

    Now we are in the midst of Spring, it’s time to see what makeup trends are going to be taking 2017 by storm. This season, it seems whatever goes and less about following the ‘norm’ of makeup. On the catwalks, there was plenty of colour, particularly on the lips and eyes and the skin was […]

    Jigsaw x Marcus James new SS17 collection

    Jigsaw has a new approach to prints – meet Marcus James, an artist who joins the Jigsaw design team’s vision of Order & Chaos for Spring Summer 17. Order is a story of balance and beauty, floral hand drawings manipulated by screen printing. Inspired by the chaos theory’s butterfly effect, the chaos print captures energy […]

    Get ready for the Great Birmingham Run with the city centre

    The city will be coming alive as the Great Birmingham Run returns to Birmingham on 30th April. Thousands of runners will be descending on the city to stride through the grueling 6.2 mile course, many chasing a personal challenge and raising valuable funds for charity along the way. So if you’re taking part and also want to look the […]

    New luxury brands to join Bullring

      Three iconic brands will be joining the line-up at the region’s most visited shopping centre, Bullring.Luxury brands Coach and Russell & Bromley will be opening on the Upper East Mall alongside the likes of Michael Kors, Whistles, Ted Baker and Diesel, whilst Ben Sherman joins the line-up at the recently developed LinkStreet mall. Coach, […]

    Grand Central celebrates happiness across Birmingham

    As the central hub for Birmingham, Grand Central has set upon a mission to find out exactly what makes the people of Birmingham happy. Since launching over a year and a half ago, Grand Central has been hosting many of the cities meet ups which are often linked to moments of happiness – whether for […]

    The Mailbox set to welcome twice Michelin-starred chef

    The Mailbox has confirmed the arrival of twice Michelin starred chef from Benares London, Atul Kochhar. Atul Kochhar, renowned for his ability to combine his Indian heritage with his love of British ingredients, will open his new restaurant concept – NRI by Atul Kochhar. Born out of his passion for discovery and travel, and his […]