31 Reasons Why You NEED To Attend The Independent Birmingham Festival At Aston Hall

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Introducing the Independent Birmingham Festival at Aston Hall. After the storming success of our inaugural (sold out) Independent Birmingham Festival, we’ve decided that you folks deserve another great event in your...

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Support Your Independents

by Independent Birmingham Published:

PEOPLE SELDOM DO WHAT THEY BELIEVE IN. THEY DO WHAT IS CONVENIENT, THEN REPENT.’ – BOB DYLAN. Here at Independent Birmingham our ethos revolves around celebrating Birmingham and the wonderful and...

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The Ultimate Guide To Enjoying World Gin Day In Birmingham

by Independent Birmingham Published:

WE’VE BEEN ON THE GIN DIET RECENTLY, SO FAR WE’VE LOST THREE DAYS. Cometh 10th June, cometh World Gin Day. Our favourite day of the year, and one which we...

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The Final Straw: Why We Should All Refuse Single Use Plastics

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Birmingham, it’s time to stand up and be counted. Between Great Britain and America, every day around 550 million (that’s MILLION, per day!) single-use plastic straws are thrown away. This...

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Independent Birmingham’s Ultimate City Centre Bar Crawl

by Independent Birmingham Published:

We still drink way too much. Like waaaay too much. Recently we published a critically-acclaimed article entitled ‘The Ultimate Jewellery Quarter Bar Crawl’, where we led you on a daring...

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17 Dishes You NEED To Eat/Drink At The Independent Birmingham Festival

by Independent Birmingham Published:

We hosting a celebration of Birmingham’s independent culture this May, and it’s going to be all kinds of ace! That’s right folks. No doubt you will all have heard that...

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Meet The Retailers, Designers And Artists At The Independent Birmingham Festival

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Shop local. Celebrate the unique. Believe in Birmingham. It’s only a few short days until our very first festival and we’re so excited! And our line-up just keeps on getting better...

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23 Reasons Why You Need To Attend The Independent Birmingham Festival

by Independent Birmingham Published:

If you’ve not heard that we’re throwing a huge festival in May, where have you been? That’s right folks, on Saturday 13 May we’re hosting the inaugural Independent Birmingham Festival...

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Support Birmingham’s Arts: An Important Message

by Independent Birmingham Published:

‘PEOPLE SELDOM DO WHAT THEY BELIEVE IN. THEY DO WHAT IS CONVENIENT, THEN REPENT.’ – BOB DYLAN. Here at Independent Birmingham our ethos revolves around celebrating Birmingham and

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The Ultimate Jewellery Quarter Bar Crawl

by Independent Birmingham Published:

So, what do you want to do? I dunno… pub? We’re truly blessed here in Birmingham to have such a great number of brilliant pubs and bars, all within walking...

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Birmingham’s Hidden Gems, Part 2

by Independent Birmingham Published:

FOR WHERE YOUR TREASURE IS, THERE WILL YOUR HEART BE ALSO. Continuing our ‘Hidden Gem’ series, whereby we chronicle those independents which are slightly more tucked out of the way than their...

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Amazing Cuisines In Birmingham Thanks To Different Cultures

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Birmingham is a diverse and multi-cultural city boasting a fantastic culinary heritage. Indeed, with Birmingham being the originator of the far-renowned Balti (officially dubbed ‘The Birmingham Balti’), diversity and multiculturalism have played a...

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