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Saturday, 16 January 2021 02:51

A new video containing a live interview with Black Sabbath star Tony Iommi has been made to commemorate the reinstallation of the band’s ‘heavy metal’ bench on Broad Street in Birmingham. The mini...

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Friday, 15 January 2021 02:35

The UK’s oldest remaining teddy bear manufacturer is celebrating the 100 birthday of Edward Bear - the teddy bear who inspired AA Milne’s Winnie the Pooh stories - by unveiling a giant version of...

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Friday, 15 January 2021 02:33

A new survey into the nation’s TV viewing habits reveals that, on average, those polled in Birmingham currently spend 30 hours of every week glued to their tellies, clocking up to 120 hours a...

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Wednesday, 13 January 2021 03:44

Former ballerina and Strictly Come Dancing judge, Dame Darcey Bussell, will join guests of luxury, all-inclusive cruise line Scenic on a special dance-themed river cruise. Travelling from Budapest...

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Tuesday, 12 January 2021 01:54

Rapper Nicki Minaj will pay singer Tracy Chapman $450,000 (£332,000) to settle a copyright dispute after sampling one of her songs. Chapman sued Minaj in 2018, saying she had used portions of Baby,...

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Sunday, 10 January 2021 04:30

Birmingham Hippodrome have announced a new pilot programme especially for young people, to shape the future of the Hippodrome’s work. The Young Advocates programme will initially run...

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Saturday, 09 January 2021 05:41

Birmingham Hippodrome have released a special new poem by Birmingham’s Poet Laureate Casey Bailey to mark a message of hope for the New Year. The special commission, titled Slice of...

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Thursday, 07 January 2021 03:52

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra once again partnered with Youth Homeless Charity St Basils to raise much-needed funds to support its work with young people in and around the...

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Tuesday, 05 January 2021 03:22

H.R. Owen Bugatti has been entrusted with the care of the last ever racing Bugattis; two unique EB110s campaigned during 1994, 1995 and 1996. The extremely rare cars, two of around 150 built in...

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Tuesday, 05 January 2021 02:46

Birmingham Hippodrome have shared more information about the stunning surprise light installation that has shone over areas of Birmingham and the Black Country. Global Rainbow – an art...

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Saturday, 02 January 2021 04:40

Hip-hop star MF Doom has died, his family confirmed on social media. The London-born musician - real name Daniel Dumile - was known for his sharp, intricate rhymes and his signature mask, which he...

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Saturday, 02 January 2021 04:36

Moving into the latest lockdown, ClassBento has launched a series of at-home artisan online classes and craft boxes here in the UK.         Here are some of...

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Wednesday, 30 December 2020 04:41

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have released their first podcast, in which they reflect on 2020 with a string of celebrities and activists. Singer Sir Elton John, presenter James Corden, author...

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Wednesday, 23 December 2020 04:17

One of the UK's leading Black theatre companies has pulled out of a season of plays about "Black Joy" in protest at the venue's role as a temporary court. Talawa Theatre Company had been due to...

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Tuesday, 22 December 2020 02:08

 Rock Choir, the largest contemporary choir in the world with 33,000 Members,  announce their plans to help the whole country combat loneliness this Christmas! They will be...

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Sunday, 20 December 2020 01:35

Eminem has used a new song to apologise to Rihanna for "siding" with her ex-boyfriend Chris Brown, who assaulted her in 2009. Eminem raps on his track Zeus: "And wholeheartedly apologies Rihanna for...