Tag Archives: Birmingham

Birmingham’s Flatpack Festival: exploring the wild frontier of film

Flatpack Festival is back again from 23-27 March showcasing the work of up and coming filmmakers and building its reputation as one of the UK’s most interesting and eclectic film events. This year’s festival features a vintage mobile cinema, live … Continue reading

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Top of the shops: Marmite Pop-up Shop

The two yellow giants of the UK, Marmite and Selfridges, have teamed up for a limited time with new Marmite Pop-up Shops in the Selfridges stores of London, Birmingham and Manchester. The shops will stock over 150 Marmite-tastic products, many … Continue reading

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Flashback: Birmingham Bullring Shopping Centre

I stumbled across this little gem whilst perusing the interwebs today: How awesome was the Bullring Shopping Centre in 1985? You can buy buy everything at the Bullring Shopping Centre! (Did anyone else think the woman at the 20 second … Continue reading

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Five of the best: UK independent cinemas

I was in Birmingham at the weekend and spotted a splendid little place tucked behind the concrete abortion they call New Street Station. Turned out to be The Electric, the UK’s oldest working cinema; an art deco belter with a … Continue reading

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