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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8 Incredible Cocktails You NEED To Drink At 18/81

by Independent Birmingham Published:

“Don’t bother with churches, government buildings or city squares; if you want to know about a culture, spend a night in its bars” – Ernest Hemingway Located somewhere on Thorp...

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The Best Places To Visit In Birmingham When You’re Addicted To Cheese

by Independent Birmingham Published:

What does the cheese say when it looks in the mirror? Halloumi. We may as well start as we mean to go on – with a cheese joke. This article...

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The Independent Birmingham Festival At Aston Hall In Pictures

by Independent Birmingham Published:

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

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Meet The Local Retailers, Artists And Makers At The Independent Birmingham Festival At Aston Hall

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SHOP LOCAL. CELEBRATE THE UNIQUE. BELIEVE IN BIRMINGHAM. So far, we’ve told you a LOT about the utterly immense food and drink line-up we’ve curated for The Independent Birmingham Festival...

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The Ultimate Guide To Enjoying World Gin Day In Birmingham

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WE’VE BEEN ON THE GIN DIET RECENTLY, SO FAR WE’VE LOST THREE DAYS. Cometh 9 June, cometh World Gin Day. Our favourite day of the year, and one which we...

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38 Reasons Why You NEED To Attend The Independent Birmingham Festival At Aston Hall This July

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FOODIES OF BIRMINGHAM, YOU NEED TO BE AT THIS EVENT. IT’S SERIOUSLY UNMISSABLE.  Following the huge success of last year’s sold out Independent Birmingham Festival At Aston Hall (where upon...

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Follow Your Art: A Guide To Discovering Art In Brum

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‘Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time’ – Thomas Merton Birmingham is a city in the midst of a foodie revolution. It seems like...

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25 Things To Do When You’re Tired Of Being An Adult In Birmingham

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We never signed up for this whole ‘adulting’ thing. Let’s face it, being an adult really sucks sometimes. Constant bills that need paying, the boss breathing down your neck, having...

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The Independent Birmingham Festival At The Bond In Pictures

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Had a blast at the Independent Birmingham Festival at The Bond? Us too Birmingham, us too. With what felt like the entirety of Brum’s foodies at our first festival for...

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18 Dishes To Ruin Your Diet With At The Independent Birmingham Festival This March

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The Independent Birmingham Festival At The Bond is just over a week away! We’re super excited! Between our incredible food/drink line-up (with each trader creating a special one-off IB dish...

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