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The Ivy Birmingham is a Class Act

Dear Ivy Birmingham, "Words don't come easy to me. How can I find a way to make you see I love you? Words don't come easy." I have many delusions of grandeur so hanging out in posh places feeds that fantasy of mine greatly! We visited the Ivy a few weeks after it...

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B-Side Hip-Hop Festival 2018 Graffiti Highlights

It was a total thrill to hang out in Southside on a sunny Saturday in May as some incredibly talented artists took part in the International Graffiti Jam as part of the B-SIDE Hip-Hop Festival 2018.  The free festival, now in its 3rd year celebrates all things hip-hop...

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Kafenion: Bournville’s Hot New Coffee Shop

Bournville has a wonderful new coffee shop serving tasty breakfasts and brunches with a Mediterranean flavour and it's just a 2-minute walk from Cadbury World if you are in the mood to make a day out of it. Kafenion is now amongst the cute row of shops that lines...

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Independent Birmingham Festival at The Bond Company

What a treat an Independent Birmingham Festival is! You get the best of the best food, drink, arts, crafts and music joyously delivered in one venue. Last Summer it was the amazing Aston Hall, this time the very cool The Bond Company in Digbeth. I could honestly do a...

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Igers Birmingham Digbeth Meetup

It was a real pleasure to join in the Igers Birmingham Meetup on February the 3rd around Digbeth and its incredible street art. This was despite the heavy rain making it difficult to take good photos and giving you a good soaking for your efforts.  The above artwork...

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