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Projekt 55, Birmingham, UK - Construction with Community

Conversion of 55 Holloway Head into homes, with upward extensions & new-build construction of townhouses - all providing 131 apartments.

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Passions: Construction & regeneration
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Dayus Square, Jewellery Quarter - A Birmingham Gem!

Dayus Square is located in the Jewellery Quarter. Originally called Albion Square. It was redeveloped in 2012 and named after local author Kathleen Dayus (1903 - 2003).

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Passions: History & heritage, Photography, People & community, Squares and public spaces
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The Colmore Business District, Birmingham

The Colmore Business District is located around Colmore Row and the various side streets. Historic Victorian era buildings. Also called the Colmore BID.

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Passions: History & heritage, Civic pride, Photography, Environment & green action, Business & enterprise, People & community, Classic Architecture
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Historic demolished buildings in Birmingham

HS2 have demolished the Eagle & Tun, and a few years ago the Fox & Grapes. Other old buildings in the area have been reduced to rubble, such as Island House. Gone, but not forgotten!

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Introducing Birmingham Hippodrome - Creativity with Community

The Hippodrome is one of the city's main entertainment venues.  During a challenging time for all venues, we look back and we look at what the future holds for The Hippodrome.

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Passions: Art; Culture & creativity
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The Octagon, Paradise, Birmingham, UK - Construction with Community

A new unique 49-storey (155m) Octagon residential tower for Paradise Birmingham - delivering the tallest octagonal building in the world.

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Passions: Construction & regeneration
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Conventions at The NEC Birmingham

While any kind of event is unlikely now at The NEC, they used to happen before the pandemic. Such as Destination Star Trek and MCM Birmingham Comic Con.

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Passions: Art; Culture & creativity, Photography, Travel & tourism, People & community, Music & musicians
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The+Hippodrome%2c+Remodelling%2c+Birmingham%2c+UK+-+Construction+with+Community
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The Hippodrome, Remodelling, Birmingham, UK - Construction with Community

A major overhaul of the famous theatre will see a new frontage, upgraded foyer and new public spaces.

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Passions: History & heritage, Construction & regeneration, Modern Architecture
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Irish Tower, High Street Deritend, Birmingham, UK - Construction with Community

A new 48-storey skyscraper at the heart of an ever-changing Digbeth.

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The+Triangle%2c+Selly+Oak%2c+Birmingham%2c+UK+-+Construction+with+Community
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The Triangle, Selly Oak, Birmingham, UK - Construction with Community

A three-block student accommodation scheme of 1187 bedrooms ranging from 4-12 storeys - all on a prominent site in Selly Oak.

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Passions: Construction & regeneration
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Acocks Green Recreation Ground, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Acocks Green Recreation Ground was one of several pieces of land donated to Yardley Rural District Council by the Yardley Charity Estates in October 1898.

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Passions: Environment & green action, Green open spaces
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Soho Wharf, Birmingham, UK - Construction with Community

A £165m canal-side redevelopment comprising 752 family homes, public realm, new bridge & commercial units.

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Belmont Works, Birmingham, UK - Construction with Community

Restoration of the Former Belmont Works building - a 1899 build - and the construction of a 5-storey new-build element for Birmingham City University.

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Passions: Construction & regeneration, Classic Architecture
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The BT Tower - A Birmingham Gem!

The BT Tower is the tallest building in Birmingham. Completed in 1966. Located at 40 Lionel Street in the Jewellery Quarter.

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Orion Building, Birmingham, UK - City architecture

The Orion Building in Birmingham is a 90 metre high residential build located on Navigation Street, Birmingham. Completed in 2007, rooms are designed by fashion designer John Rocha.

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Three Brindleyplace, Birmingham, UK - Great architecture

Three Brindleyplace, part of the Argent development and completed in April 1998, is a unique build designed by Greek architects Demetri Porphyrios.

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Passions: Modern Architecture
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Five Brindleyplace, Birmingham, UK - Great architecture

Five Brindleyplace is located in a prominent position in Central Square and is part of the Argent development at Brindleyplace. The majority of the build is leased by Deutsche Bank.

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Eleven Brindleyplace, Birmingham, UK - Great architecture

Eleven Brindleyplace is a 13-storey office building, designed by Glenn Howells Architects, and completed in 2009, as part of Argent's Brindleyplace development.

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The Birmingham Repertory Theatre - A City Gem!

The Birmingham Rep, as it is commonly known, moved into its now home in Centenary Square in 1971. Since then it has seen a number of refurbishments and extensions as the Square has developed.

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International Convention Centre (ICC), Birmingham, UK - Great architecture

The International Convention Centre (ICC) is the city's major conference venue. It forms part of the city's civic hub and was opened by Queen Elizabeth II in April 1991.

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The Wesleyan, Birmingham, UK - City architecture

The Wesleyan is home to Wesleyan and General Assurance Society. It was built between 1988 to 1991 on the site of the former Gaumont Cinema.

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Passions: History & heritage, Modern Architecture
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Introducing Holiday Inn Express (Arena Central), Birmingham, UK - City architecture

This 250-bed Holiday Inn Express Hotel opened on the Arena Central site in 2017. 

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Beetham Tower (Radisson Blu Hotel), Birmingham, UK - City architecture

Beetham Tower, home to Radisson Blu Hotel, is, at 400 ft, one of the tallest mixed-use towers in the City. A stunning fully glazed build, it is named after the developers Beetham.

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Introducing The Onyx, Birmingham, UK

A 24-storey student accommodation complex comprising a total of 1023 bedrooms.

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West Heath Park, Birmingham - A Wonderful open space!

West Heath Park is situated in West Heath, Birmingham, between Staple Lodge Road and Rednal Road.

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Passions: Photography, Sport & leisure, Environment & green action, People & community, Green open spaces
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