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Visitor to Westside praises honesty of area after lost wallet safely returned

Visitor to Westside praises honesty of area after lost wallet safely returned

21st February 2024 - News / by Steve Dyson

A business leader who lost his wallet during a night out on Westside has praised the district for its honesty after ...Read more

Doctors organise mass bike ride on Westside to demand cleaner air

Doctors organise mass bike ride on Westside to demand cleaner air

20th February 2024 - News / by Steve Dyson

Up to 1,000 cyclists will be taking part in a special bike ride on Westside next month to demand cleaner air to impr...Read more

Top volunteer opportunities on Westside’s canals, streets and squares

Top volunteer opportunities on Westside’s canals, streets and squares

19th February 2024 - News / by Westside reporter

If you’re keen on helping out the local area and have a little time on your hands, there are two great opportunities...Read more

FILM REVIEWS: Madame Web, Bob Marley: One Love and The Promised Land

FILM REVIEWS: Madame Web, Bob Marley: One Love and The Promised Land

16th February 2024 - News / Reviews / by Graham Young

No matter which films play Cineworld Broad Street and Odeon Luxe Broadway Plaza, there’s always a connection with wo...Read more

Book ahead: double festive treat awaits Rep audiences

Book ahead: double festive treat awaits Rep audiences

15th February 2024 - News / by Tony Collins

It’s never too early to start planning for Christmas, and the Birmingham Repertory Theatre has two treats coming up ...Read more

Plans for huge open air live concert in Centenary Square this August Bank Holiday

Plans for huge open air live concert in Centenary Square this August Bank Holiday

14th February 2024 - News / by Steve Dyson

Westside could be hosting a huge four-night concert this August Bank Holiday weekend, according to a planning applic...Read more

Breakfast review: Yorks blooms as Oozells Square’s blossom buds emerge again

Breakfast review: Yorks blooms as Oozells Square’s blossom buds emerge again

- News / Reviews / by Graham Young

Christmas comes but once a year … but the amazing display of blossom in Oozells Square tends to last a whole month! ...Read more

Ikon Gallery’s 60th anniversary is hot off the press

Ikon Gallery’s 60th anniversary is hot off the press

13th February 2024 - News / by Graham Young

The fiercely independent Ikon Gallery at the heart of Westside’s beautiful Brindleyplace estate has launched a new p...Read more

Westside charity challenge to ‘Move More for March’

Westside charity challenge to ‘Move More for March’

12th February 2024 - News / by Tony Collins

A Westside-based charity is appealing for people to take up a little bit of exercise during March – to raise funds a...Read more

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