Jewellery Quarter

Jewellery Quarter Social

October 14, 2016 Gareth

As part of the Jewellery Quarter Neighbourhood Forum (JQNF) Social and fact finding – successfully held the first Jewellery Quarter Social. Thank you to 1000 Trades for hosting, and the 27 people who turned up […]

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Jewellery Quarter

Jewellery Quarter Social – 13th October

September 30, 2016 Gareth

Live in the Jewellery Quarter? Want to meet your neighbours? Why not join us for a beer and a chat at a Jewellery Quarter Social.   Being held at 1000 Trades on 13th October from 6pm.   Informal […]

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Litter(ally) Filthy

September 21, 2016 Gareth

Last Friday the The Jewellery Quarter Business Improvement District (JQBID) team organised a litter pick around the Jewellery Quarter. Unfortunately I was working and couldn’t join them, but it’s great to see a small group […]

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Birmingham Heritage Week

September 10, 2016 Gareth

8th to 18th September 2016 is Birmingham Heritage Week, Local events, local history and a chance to explore heritage sites and places. Check out the website and see you there.

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EU Referendum

EU Referendum – What Now?

July 3, 2016 Gareth

As the reality of the EU referendum result sinks in, it is time to consider a few key points. 1. What will the UK do now? 2. Will Scotland leave the Union? 3. What will […]

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Paradise Diversions – Residents Concerns

April 29, 2016 Gareth

I have been contacted by local residents about concerns over diversions from Broad Street along Sheepcote Street. Residents are concerned about the speeding vehicles, HGVs and buses travelling down roads not designed for large vehicles. […]

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Police and Crime Comissioner

April 19, 2016 Gareth

Alongside the local council elections this year we will also be selecting a Police and Crime Commissioner, this is an ineffective post that shouldn’t be political, it should be done by a Police Authority who […]

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Planning Applications w/c 28th April 2016

April 10, 2016 Gareth

A few new planning applications this week in the Ladywood area. Some minor modifications to Great Western Arcade and outside seating for the new Grand Hotel. For the Jewellery Quarter the old Harris & Gibbs site […]