Enjoy Birmingham day trips or city breaks shopping, seeing the Cathedrals, Museums and enjoying the nightlife.

About Birm is Now RJInBirm

Welcome to my new blog website about life and fun in Birmingham. I’m new to the city and thought it would be a good way to enhance my stay.


I am enjoying the initial honeymoon stage of my time here and have a list of places to see and things to do. Initially have shared some experiences on Instagram, will blog about these and new fun in the near future.

Aims For AboutBham

This site will time permitting will grow to include;

Blogs about activities and events visited.
Reviews and information about the cities bars, pubs and nightlife.
Restaurant opinion pieces.
Tourist information and attractions.
A moderated free advert section for independent local firms.
Offers for fun in the region.
Guest blog opportunities for local companies, charities and events.
Other local info worth sharing.


This website is linked to the following social media profiles, please follow one or more to keep updated or contact me.

Instagram – AboutBirm

Twitter – @aboutbirm

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Hen & Chickens

I have visited Hen & Chickens a few times passing usually for a beer while waiting for a takeaway meal but decided to eat in this time. The restaurant is on Constitution hill in Birmingham and looks very much like a local pub from the outside. Inside is a bar area and seating area at …

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The Improlectuals at Crescent Theatre in Birmingham 11th March 2019

The Improlectuals at Crescent Theatre in Birmingham 11th March 2019

The Improlectuals are an improv “super-group” made up of some of the finest improvisers from around the Midlands. They create completely new comedy sketches on the spot, based entirely on audience suggestions. Performances always feature Richard Baldwin (Wow Impro, Abbey Players) and Robert Lane (Foghorn Unscripted, Birmingham Rep, The Old Joint Stock Theatre) plus a …

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I was in need of an hair cut since my move to Birmingham Jewellery Quarter and decided to bite the bullet in the queue of Tescos buying comfort cookies. Plugged the word barber into Google maps and got directions to Barberology, 0,1 miles and was at the door. On arrival a friendly staff member checked …

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