Another 40 Hidden Gems In Birmingham You NEED To Discover

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Following on from our article highlighting 40 of the best hidden gems in Birmingham, we thought it was only appropriate that we continue with this mini-series and bring you a...

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The Best Things To Do This March In Birmingham

by Independent Birmingham Published:

We’ve enjoyed the pseudo-Spring in February and now March is upon us. Spring is in the air, with the promise of longer, warmer days to come and as the weather...

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The Best Things To Do This February In Birmingham

by Independent Birmingham Published:

And as the 112th day of January ended… February began. We joke, of course, but January does tend to feel endless. Endlessly dark, endlessly cold, endlessly trying to make those...

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If You Go To See One Thing This February Make It Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake At Birmingham Hippodrome

by Independent Birmingham Published:

It’s not all food porn, mouth-watering dishes and ridiculously dreamy looking drinks here at IB. We also like to hit you up with some of the best things to see...

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Celebrating 120 Years Of Birmingham Hippodrome: A Q&A With Fiona Allan

by Independent Birmingham Published:

2019 marks a rather significant milestone in the history of one of Birmingham’s longest standing independents. Birmingham Hippodrome has enjoyed a long and illustrious place in Birmingham’s independent and entertainment...

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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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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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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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Capturing The Jewellery Quarter’s Iconic Doors And Windows With Chris Fletcher

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Here at IB, we love a bit of door porn – a highly photogenic door that you just really want to look inside. The humble door may not be everyone’s...

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The Independent Birmingham Festival At Aston Hall (2018) In Pictures

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Wow! What an incredible weekend! It felt like the entirety of Brum’s foodies were at last year’s Independent Birmingham Festival at Aston Hall. The wonderful and iconic Jacobean manor was...

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The Everyday Life Of Birmingham Captured Through The Lens Of Fraser McGee

by Independent Birmingham Published:

We love it when talented photographers chronicle our city and capture the iconic landmarks, but also when they capture the everyday life of the city. Fraser McGee is one such...

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