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“Incredible measures” to reassure hotel customers praised by West Midlands Mayor Andy Street

“Incredible measures” to reassure hotel customers praised by West Midlands Mayor Andy Street

13th July 2020 - News / by WestsideTeam

West Midlands Mayor Andy Street has praised hospitality staff in Birmingham after a visit to Westside to inspect COV...Read more

Strong Saturday for bars and businesses in Birmingham’s Westside

Strong Saturday for bars and businesses in Birmingham’s Westside

- News / by WestsideTeam

BAR and restaurant managers on Birmingham’s Golden Mile have praised customers for acting responsibly as they report...Read more

Boost for hospitality sector after BID gets first day’s visitor numbers right

Boost for hospitality sector after BID gets first day’s visitor numbers right

10th July 2020 - News / by Tony Collins

Westside BID is hoping for a significant increase in visitors to Broad Street’s pubs, bars and restaurants after cor...Read more

New video reminds visitors of the many ways to get to Westside

New video reminds visitors of the many ways to get to Westside

6th July 2020 - News / by WestsideTeam

Westside BID has launched a captivating short video to show visitors the many different ways to access the district ...Read more

Enjoyable night for all and no trouble at reopening of Birmingham’s ‘Golden Mile’

Enjoyable night for all and no trouble at reopening of Birmingham’s ‘Golden Mile’

- News / by Steve Dyson

Thousand of visitors enjoyed themselves as Birmingham’s ‘Golden Mile’ reopened for the first time in more than three...Read more

Birmingham’s ‘Golden Mile’ prepares to reopen for thousands of revellers this Saturday

Birmingham’s ‘Golden Mile’ prepares to reopen for thousands of revellers this Saturday

2nd July 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

More than a dozen bars and restaurants on Birmingham’s ‘Golden Mile’ are gearing up to reopen this Saturday as the h...Read more

Subway boss turns COVID-19 volunteer and becomes latest #WestsideHero

Subway boss turns COVID-19 volunteer and becomes latest #WestsideHero

25th June 2020 - News / by Tony Collins

Westside-based Subway franchise owner Mehdi Bahramchoobin could have been forgiven for taking it easy after the coro...Read more

Hospitality plans welcomed, but BID demands landlords, insurers and politicians now make a difference

Hospitality plans welcomed, but BID demands landlords, insurers and politicians now make a difference

24th June 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

The boss of Birmingham’s ‘Golden Mile’ today welcomed plans to start reopening the hospitality sector, but demanded ...Read more

National BBC radio interview one of Westside’s top restaurateurs

National BBC radio interview one of Westside’s top restaurateurs

16th June 2020 - News / by WestsideTeam

The co-founder of Craft Dining on Westside was interviewed on BBC Radio 4 last night to discuss the realities of reo...Read more

Broad Street hotel’s director is a winner in top national hospitality awards

Broad Street hotel’s director is a winner in top national hospitality awards

11th June 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

Staff at Broad Street’s leading hotel are celebrating the news that one of their top managers has been named as a wi...Read more

Chinese food venue i-KRAVE wins #WestsideHero award for NHS support

Chinese food venue i-KRAVE wins #WestsideHero award for NHS support

9th June 2020 - News / by Luisa Huggins

A popular Chinese food venue in Broadway Plaza has won the latest #WestsideHero award for feeding frontline NHS staf...Read more

Canalside restaurant to reopen outdoor dining experience on Westside

Canalside restaurant to reopen outdoor dining experience on Westside

8th June 2020 - News / by Tony Collins

A city centre restaurant is reopening the doors to its creative dining pods following the easing of restrictions ove...Read more

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