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    Travel friendly beauty essentials you’ll want to pack

    Jetting away during the summer holidays? Packing light can be a challenge, especially if you’re travelling with hand luggage. Not to mention the liquid restrictions. If you’re a beauty junkie, there’s a whole world of travel miniatures, all in ones and multi-use products out there so you don’t have to compromise on the essentials. We’re […]

    Hottest hip-hop collection comes to Selfridges Birmingham

    Lovers of Stateside streetwear can get their hands on the hottest collection from hip-hop trio Migos at Selfridges Birmingham. The premium department store is exclusive stockist in the city for the collection, which is inspired by the artwork from their latest album Culture II. The limited edition capsule includes a cotton jersey hoody emblazoned with […]

    Family-run Italian restaurant set to open at the Mailbox

    The Mailbox – Birmingham’s premier lifestyle and shopping destination – is set to welcome a brand new independent restaurant in September. Family-run business, Pinocchio, will take residence amongst the Mailbox’s popular canal side restaurants and Everyman Cinema, and will be the third Midlands-based restaurant from the owners of the much-loved La Galleria on Ethel Street […]

    Gucci Boutique opens at Selfridges Birmingham

    The much-anticipated Gucci boutique opens on Level 4 of Selfridges Birmingham, today (Wednesday, August 1), bringing a new level of luxury to the premium city department store. Lovers of the Italian designer brand will be able to snap up its latest collections of shoes, accessories and fashion as it joins the classic brands of Burberry, […]

    REVIEW: Fresh, quick and tasty lunch at Wok to Walk

    Birmingham is becoming quite the foodie haven, with restaurants opening up left, right and centre. One of the latest additions to the city centre is Asian street-food chain, Wok to Walk on 109 New Street. With 100+ restaurants around the world, Wok to Walk is all about offering “delicious custom recipes and a great show” […]

    Keep the kids entertained during the school holidays in the city centre

    Keeping the kids entertained over the school holidays can be quite the challenge. However, there’s plenty of activities and events taking place in the city centre that are sure to keep them happy. You can enjoy hunting down dinosaurs with the kids, see Dippy at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, watch Matilda the Musical at […]

    Taste of the Mailbox food festival returns next month

    Mailbox’s much-anticipated food festival, Taste of the Mailbox, is making a return on 3rd-5th August. Foodies will be able to enjoy exclusive events, cookery masterclasses, live demos, as well as complimentary food and drink sampling across the weekend. Take a look at the exciting line up of events… Taste of the Mailbox Food Tour – […]

    Masterchef star takes over Harvey Nichols Brasserie for one night only

    Harvey Nichols Birmingham is teaming up with much-lauded chef Louisa Ellis for a one night only restaurant takeover next month. The MasterChef: The Professionals finalist will bring her innovative style to the luxury store’s Brasserie on Sunday August 5 as part of the Taste of the Mailbox celebrations. The menu for the evening is called […]

    Where to eat and drink during the Dino Trail

    Stomping around looking for dinosaurs can work up quite the appetite. Luckily Birmingham city centre isn’t short of restaurants, especially our booming dining quarter around Temple Street and Bennetts Hill which features menu options and drink selections from around the world. Whether you’re looking for a quick bite to eat or a sit-down meal, we’ve […]