The Ultimate Birmingham Bucket List: 87 Things To Do Before You Die

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Birmingham – a city in the midst of a revolution, an uprising of local. With new restaurants and bars opening by the score, flocking to Birmingham as if compelled by...

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The Best Things To Do This December In Birmingham

by Independent Birmingham Published:

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. You can’t step through a shop door without hearing Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You” blasting out of the...

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Independent Birmingham’s Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Christmas is such a wonderful time of the year and gives us a chance to be with our loved ones and show them how much we care about them with...

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22 Reasons Why You NEED To Attend Digbeth Après Ski This December

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Grab your skis and slap on your salopettes, it’s time to hit the slopes! We’ve teamed up with Birmingham Seasonal Markets to bring you THE essential winter pop-up event of...

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The Best Things To Do This November In Birmingham

by Independent Birmingham Published:

The clocks have gone back, the nights are drawing in, and the cold weather has returned. It must be November. While some people’s attentions are turning to Christmas (we’re allowed...

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Women Power Protest

by Independent Birmingham Published:

1918 was the year that women finally won the right to vote in the UK for the first time (albeit women over 30 who fit certain property requirements, but it...

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The Most Spook-tacular Things To Do This Hallowe’en In Birmingham

by Independent Birmingham Published:

As October draws to a close, attentions turn to all things creepy as many of us look to celebrate Hallowe’en. Whether you’re an avid trick-or-treater, a horror movie buff, or...

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8 Mouth-Watering Cocktails You NEED To Drink At 18/81

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Located somewhere on Thorp Street, 18/81 is a specialist cocktail bar headed up by Brum drinks legend, Robert Wood. With a menu that focuses around pre-batched cocktails (where the very...

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40 Hidden Gems In Birmingham You Need To Discover

by Independent Birmingham Published:

The word ‘hidden gem’ is one that is often over-used in our line of work. We chronicle Birmingham’s independent culture with the hope that our articles not only shine a...

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The Best Things To Do This October In Birmingham

by Independent Birmingham Published:

October is upon us, and with it comes the fallen leaves, misty mornings and darker evenings as Autumn takes full hold. Not to mention Hallowe’en, Oktoberfest and a whole bunch...

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An Open Letter To The Consumer: Support Independent

by Independent Birmingham Published:

This one comes from the heart. We here at IB try to promote positive messages. We want to encourage people to take pride in the marvellous city that we share,...

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From Street Food To Bricks And Mortar: Celebrating The Success Of Brum’s Street Food Entrepreneurs

by Independent Birmingham Published:

At Independent Birmingham, we love to champion local and encourage people to support independent businesses. We believe in Birmingham and the wonderful, talented, creative individuals who live here and are...

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