The city of Birmingham is a vibrant place to be on any night, for Christmas 2019 The German Market is in town and is a good night out. There are food, gift and drink stalls selling a variety of things from the Museum and Art Gallery down New Street towards The Bullring. The library area …
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.
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Instagram – AboutBirm
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A fantastic beer festival in the city with a variety of alcoholic beverages on offer.
We Are Beer, the team behind the Bristol, London and Edinburgh craft beer festivals, have announced the final food offering for Beer Central Festival, which takes place across Friday 5th and Saturday 6th July. Brad Carter of Carters of Moseley will join the food line-up for the inaugural festival that will bring the best in …
I recently enjoyed an impromptu drink at Canalside and meal out at The Pitcher & Piano in Brindley Place Birmingham. A pub/restaurant I had visited before for drinks only as mentioned on my Dog Friendly Birmingham post. A hot Brum day required somewhere to eat, drink and be merry outside. My first choice venue The …
As a puppy owner I’m finding a good selection of dog friendly pubs and restaurants in Birmingham particularly in The Jewellery Quarter where me and the boy can have a pint, listen to a gig or watch live sports. This page will be ever evolving as I find more establishments that welcome or don’t us …
On a recent visit to Birmingham I decided to visit The Canal House for a meal out. The restaurant/pub is located on the canal near to Broad Street and Brindley place. We chose to enjoy the nice weather and sat on the balcony with dog in tow for a drink and a meal, the balcony …
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 …
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 …
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 …