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Ikon artist gets three years in high-security prison

Ikon artist gets three years in high-security prison

4th October 2019 - News / by WestsideTeam

The Ikon Gallery has sent a renowned Birmingham-born artist to a high-security prison – as part of a project to reha...Read more

Honorary doctorate for top BID leader

Honorary doctorate for top BID leader

2nd October 2019 - News / by WestsideTeam

One of the Westside BID’s top leaders has received an honorary doctorate from Aston University to recognise his work...Read more

Craeft-ing Westside’s culinary senses

Craeft-ing Westside’s culinary senses

27th September 2019 - News / by WestsideTeam

Jai Thompson has brought flavours, tastes and experiences to the bars of Birmingham for the last 30 years. And no...Read more

Westside BID has launched its very own newsletter

Westside BID has launched its very own newsletter

13th September 2019 - News / by WestsideTeam

The first edition of a quarterly newsletter called Westside World has been launched, edited by a former daily newspa...Read more

Birmingham, Sandwell and Westside Jazz Festival Launch 2019

Birmingham, Sandwell and Westside Jazz Festival Launch 2019

24th July 2019 - Events / News / by WestsideTeam

The Birmingham, Sandwell and Westside Jazz Festival 2019 launched on Friday 19th July at the Rep Theatre's Marmalade...Read more

Black Sabbath fan’s dream comes true with VIP access to heavy metal legends

Black Sabbath fan’s dream comes true with VIP access to heavy metal legends

11th July 2019 - News / by WestsideTeam

A Black Sabbath fan’s mission to meet his idols succeeded beyond his wildest dreams after he was given VIP access at...Read more

Live Black Sabbath event set to attract thousands to Birmingham on 26 June

Live Black Sabbath event set to attract thousands to Birmingham on 26 June

20th June 2019 - News / by WestsideTeam

Detailed preparations involving famous international rugby player and broadcaster Christian Martin are under way for...Read more

Saqib’s plan to hurl himself out of a plane for charity

Saqib’s plan to hurl himself out of a plane for charity

10th June 2019 - News / by WestsideTeam

One of the leaders of Westside Business Improvement District (BID) plans to throw himself out of a plane to help rai...Read more

Top politician patrols busy Broad Street with wardens

Top politician patrols busy Broad Street with wardens

13th May 2019 - News / by WestsideTeam

A leading Birmingham councillor witnessed the bright lights of Broad Street and the hidden, darker side of the city ...Read more

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