Look at all the outdoor venues where you can safely socialise on Westside

Look at all the outdoor venues where you can safely socialise on Westside

20th October 2020 - News / by Tony Collins

Westside BID has commissioned a new video to show all the venues with outdoor spaces where customers can safely socialise. The initia...Read more

VIDEO: Regulars delighted as Cielo Italian safely reopens after lockdown

VIDEO: Regulars delighted as Cielo Italian safely reopens after lockdown

- News / by Steve Dyson

It was a warm, calm and friendly atmosphere when one of Birmingham’s top Italian restaurants reopened to diners. Cielo Italian enjoye...Read more

One of the UK’s only LIVE music festivals is up and running

One of the UK’s only LIVE music festivals is up and running

19th October 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

The annual jazz festival in Birmingham launched on Friday and is continuing every day with dozens of live gigs at venues across the city...Read more

Westside bar manager speaks out on challenges of new COVID-19 rules

Westside bar manager speaks out on challenges of new COVID-19 rules

- News / by Luisa Huggins

The boss of one Broad Street’s leading bars has described how the new tier two safety restrictions are making life difficult for the hos...Read more

The bands WILL safely play on at Birmingham jazz festival from tonight

The bands WILL safely play on at Birmingham jazz festival from tonight

16th October 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

Just in case anyone’s wondering, the Birmingham, Sandwell & Westside Jazz Festival is going ahead from tonight, Friday 16 October. ...Read more

Crescent Theatre wins £215k lifeline grant from government

Crescent Theatre wins £215k lifeline grant from government

- News / by Steve Dyson

The Crescent Theatre on Westside has been awarded £215,000 as part of the government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund. The lifel...Read more

Westside calls for Boris Johnson to place more trust in hospitality sector

Westside calls for Boris Johnson to place more trust in hospitality sector

15th October 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

Business leaders on Westside have issued an urgent plea to the government to trust the hospitality sector to act responsibly on COVID-19...Read more

There’s ‘no support’ for Birmingham’s new COVID-19 rules, top Tories tell government

There’s ‘no support’ for Birmingham’s new COVID-19 rules, top Tories tell government

13th October 2020 - News / by Tony Collins

Leading Conservative politicians have criticised the government for placing Birmingham in the new ‘high risk’ tier two category that wil...Read more

Boris Johnson and his lacklustre inner cabinet need a kick up the backside

Boris Johnson and his lacklustre inner cabinet need a kick up the backside

- Olley's Oracles / by WestsideTeam

How can the government expect public trust when almost every one of the actions it’s announced to contain COVID-19 has failed? Mike Olle...Read more

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