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Rock Up hoping for reprieve after ‘climbing the wall’ in lockdown

Rock Up hoping for reprieve after ‘climbing the wall’ in lockdown

25th November 2020 - News / by Tony Collins

Birmingham's premier indoor climbing company has bemoaned the treatment of the leisure industry during the ongoing C...Read more

Office for ‘hatches, matches and dispatches’ still open for business

Office for ‘hatches, matches and dispatches’ still open for business

24th November 2020 - News / by Tony Collins

Birmingham Register Office has been registering the city's births, deaths and marriages since it was made a legal re...Read more

World-leading brand ZEISS heads Westside businesses still working in lockdown

World-leading brand ZEISS heads Westside businesses still working in lockdown

17th November 2020 - News / by Tony Collins

A global company that played a key role in the Moon landings is continuing to operate within Birmingham’s Westside a...Read more

Thousands of Modovans queue on Broad Street to vote on their new president

Thousands of Modovans queue on Broad Street to vote on their new president

16th November 2020 - News / by WestsideTeam

The Jurys Inn on Broad Street attracted thousands of voters to Westside when it became one of the polling stations f...Read more

Ground-breaking digital show to bring ‘magic and joy’ despite lockdown

Ground-breaking digital show to bring ‘magic and joy’ despite lockdown

- News / by Paul Linford

Tickets are on sale for a ground-breaking digital show which organisers say will bring the ‘magic and joy of theatre...Read more

Ikon Gallery urges people to shop independent for this Christmas

Ikon Gallery urges people to shop independent for this Christmas

12th November 2020 - News / by Paul Linford

A popular Westside art gallery currently closed in the new lockdown is staying open for business via its online stor...Read more

Westside venues offering takeaway food during second lockdown

Westside venues offering takeaway food during second lockdown

10th November 2020 - News / by Luisa Huggins

Several hospitality venues on Westside are offering takeaway food and delivery services throughout the new lockdown....Read more

Top award for Westside warden who helped police arrest armed criminal

Top award for Westside warden who helped police arrest armed criminal

9th November 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

Brave Westside warden Enoch White has received a top police award after his swift action led to the arrest of an arm...Read more

Westside businesses on alert as terror threat levels raised

Westside businesses on alert as terror threat levels raised

5th November 2020 - News / by Tony Collins

Businesses and visitors to venues on Westside have been urged to be extra vigilant after the UK’s terrorism threat l...Read more

Latest newsletter celebrates Westside’s efforts at attracting customers to Broad Street

Latest newsletter celebrates Westside’s efforts at attracting customers to Broad Street

3rd November 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

The autumn edition of Westside World has just been published, celebrating businesses’ multiple efforts to attract cu...Read more

Westside BID: “unreasonable” second lockdown and will “damage” economy

Westside BID: “unreasonable” second lockdown and will “damage” economy

2nd November 2020 - News / by Luisa Huggins

Closing the hospitality sector again is "unreasonable" and will "damage" the nation's economy, according to Westside...Read more

Time to enjoy the ‘end of fun’ exhibition at the Ikon

Time to enjoy the ‘end of fun’ exhibition at the Ikon

30th October 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

Art lovers have been urged not to miss an unusual exhibition by Czech artist Krištof Kintera on Westside, which cont...Read more

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