Win Tickets to Elf: A Christmas Spectacular

Win Tickets to Elf: A Christmas Spectacular

Does somebody need a hug this Christmas?  The smash hit comedy film, Elf, has been adapted into a super-size musical family spectacular and will be arriving at Birmingham’s Genting Arena (soon to be renamed Resorts World Arena) from 20th – 24th December!

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Christmas Events in Worcestershire 2018

Christmas Events in Worcestershire 2018

Contributor Stuart Bryan rounds up the best family-friendly events and activities across Worcestershire this Christmas. Plan your festive fun with this seasonal guide! 

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BBC Good Food Show Winter Comes to Birmingham

BBC Good Food Show Winter Comes to Birmingham

One of the nation’s most-loved food events, BBC Good Food Show, returns to NEC Birmingham this winter for a four-day festive day out from Thursday 29th November – Sunday 2nd December.

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Kiss Announce End Of The Road World Tour

Kiss Announce End Of The Road World Tour

After an epic and storied 45 year career that launched an era of rock n roll legends, KISS announced that they will launch their final tour ever in 2019, appropriately named END OF THE ROAD. Tickets on sale now.

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Westlife Return with 'The Twenty Tour' Celebrating 20 Years of Westlife

Westlife Return with 'The Twenty Tour' Celebrating 20 Years of Westlife

The UK's top selling album group of the 21st century, Westlife, today announce that they will be touring the UK and Ireland for the first time in seven years next May, June and July. They will be performing at Arena Birmingham on Friday 21st June 2019.

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Orlando Weeks 'The Gritterman' Live in Concert

Orlando Weeks 'The Gritterman' Live in Concert

A festive tradition in the making, Orlando Weeks will revisit his debut book ‘The Gritterman’ and its companion album (produced by the Grammy-winning Markus Dravs) with three special live concert performances this Christmas time. 

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UB40 to Release First Single in Six Years

UB40 to Release First Single in Six Years

As part of their 40th anniversary celebrations, Britain’s world-famous reggae band UB40 will release their first new single in six years, ‘Moonlight Lover’, on 12th October.

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Wootton Park Chosen as a Finalist in the Rural Business Awards 2018

Wootton Park Chosen as a Finalist in the Rural Business Awards 2018

Recognition for local farmer now wearing many hats ….Wootton Park has been chosen as a Finalist in the Rural Business Awards 2018 for ‘Best Rural Recreational or Outdoor Pursuits Business’ and the Award Ceremony will take place on 11th October.

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Post Malone to Embark on First European Arena Tour in 2019

Post Malone to Embark on First European Arena Tour in 2019

 

Continuing his global domination, history-making multiplatinum Dallas, TX artist Post Malone touches down in Europe next year for a full-scale headline tour. The superstar will take over arenas throughout Europe as he brings his chart-crushing second full-length beerbongs & bentleys [Republic Records & Island Records] across the pond. Tickets go on sale October 12. 

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The House & Garage Orchestra UK Tour - November 2018

The House & Garage Orchestra UK Tour - November 2018

Breathing new life into some of the most iconic house and garage tracks in history, The House & Garage Orchestra will play eight-dates across the UK in November orchestrating club classics live, alongside some of the original featured vocalists on the songs. 

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Birmingham Students to get VIP Treatment at Mailbox

Birmingham Students to get VIP Treatment at Mailbox

Birmingham’s premier lifestyle and shopping destination, Mailbox, is set to welcome students for a night of exclusive offers and discounts on Thursday 11 October.

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Olly Murs Announces 2019 UK May Arena Tour

Olly Murs Announces 2019 UK May Arena Tour

Following the release of his swaggering new single ‘Moves’ featuring Snoop Dogg, Olly Murs returns with his dazzling new album ‘You Know I Know’, out November 9th on RCA Records.

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New Multi-purpose Venue, The Mill, Opens its Doors

New Multi-purpose Venue, The Mill, Opens its Doors

The Mill is designed to deliver the ultimate live music and clubbing experience, with a launch programme that takes in Gentleman’s Dub Club, Napalm Death and Fun Lovin’ Criminals. 

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Andrea Bocelli Announces UK Return in 2019!

Andrea Bocelli Announces UK Return in 2019!

The world’s most beloved tenor, Andrea Bocelli, has announced he will be returning to the UK for a 4-date arena tour in the autumn of 2019, including a date at Birmingham’s Genting Arena (soon to be renamed Resorts World Arena).

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Be At One Set to Shake Up the City - Second Venue Opening

Be At One Set to Shake Up the City - Second Venue Opening

Brum’s favourite cocktail bar, Be At One, is opening its second site in the city, bringing double the fun and flair to Brindleyplace. The bar will be opening its doors on Friday 5 October and will be its 33rd site to launch in the UK.

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TAKE THAT CELEBRATE 30 YEARS UK TOUR 2019 + NEW ALBUM ANNOUNCEMENT

TAKE THAT CELEBRATE 30 YEARS UK TOUR 2019 + NEW ALBUM ANNOUNCEMENT

2019 marks Take That’s 30th Anniversary. To celebrate their milestone, the band have announced a massive UK arena and stadium tour performing all their much-loved greatest hits live. 

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Ed Sheeran Announces Further 2019 Global Headline Shows

Ed Sheeran Announces Further 2019 Global Headline Shows

Global megastar Ed Sheeran has today announced 2019 headline shows alongside festival dates, which will follow-on from Ed’s first-ever, and already announced, sold out South Africa stadium tour in March! 

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Mayor Cuts Ribbon at New Kitchen Showroom in Shirley

Mayor Cuts Ribbon at New Kitchen Showroom in Shirley

Solihull Mayor Flo Nash showed she could stand the heat as she cut the ribbon at a new kitchen showroom in Shirley.

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Win Tickets to the Launch of Digbeth's New Music Venue, The Mill

Win Tickets to the Launch of Digbeth's New Music Venue, The Mill

Find out how to enter our exclusive competition with The Mill here.

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FATBOY SLIM IN THE ROUND UK HEADLINE ARENA TOUR 2019

FATBOY SLIM IN THE ROUND UK HEADLINE ARENA TOUR 2019

Fatboy Slim has announced that he will be taking his hugely immersive In the Round Show to cities across the UK in February and March 2019. 

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The Monster Bounces into Birmingham

The Monster Bounces into Birmingham

THE WORLD’S BIGGEST INFLATABLE OBSTACLE COURSE HEADS FOR BIRMINGHAM 21ST SEPTEMBER – 23RD SEPTEMBER

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Wasp Problem? Here's Our Advice...

Wasp Problem? Here's Our Advice...

Are you looking for help in resolving your wasp nest problem? Look no further! Damaging a wasps nest yourself can be a dangerous task, without the professional expertise.

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The Prodigy Confirm UK and European Arena Tour for 2018!

The Prodigy Confirm UK and European Arena Tour for 2018!

The Prodigy have announced a UK and European tour for this November & December to tie-in with their seventh studio album 'No Tourists' which is released 2nd November 2018.

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Musical Sunshine Returns to Solihull

Musical Sunshine Returns to Solihull

Our cover star for our August issues is national sweetheart and household name, Alesha Dixon, set to perform at this year's Solihull Summer Fest on Saturday 25 August!

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George Ezra Announces UK Tour - Coming to Birmingham March 2019

George Ezra Announces UK Tour - Coming to Birmingham March 2019

George Ezra today continues his phenomenal ascent with the announcement of his first ever headline arena tour.

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LoveBrum Turns Up the Heat with 2018 'Curry King of Birmingham' Announcement

LoveBrum Turns Up the Heat with 2018 'Curry King of Birmingham' Announcement

 LoveBrum is turning up the heat for its annual fundraiser, with this year’s Curry King of Birmingham judges announced.

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Complimentary Cocktails at Arch 13 🍑

Complimentary Cocktails at Arch 13 🍑

To celebrate the launch of their new cocktail menu, Arch 13, the wine bar in the Jewellery Quarter, has designed a drink inspired by summer days and nights.

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Birmingham Comedy Festival Announces 2018 Line-up!

Birmingham Comedy Festival Announces 2018 Line-up!

The annual city arts festival features Ab Fab’s Joanna Lumley, Rich Hall, James Acaster and Tom Binns, plus two Free Half-Dayers and more…

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Walking With Dinosaurs - The Arena Spectacular

Walking With Dinosaurs - The Arena Spectacular

Dinosaurs will once again roam international soil when the globally-acclaimed production, WALKING WITH DINOSAURS - THE ARENA SPECTACULAR, based on the award-winning BBC Television Series, returns in 2018, starring Michaela Strachan as ‘Huxley’ the paleontologist.

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Rick Astley is Back!

Rick Astley is Back!

New Album ‘Beautiful Life’ Out 20 July - announces Birmingham date for this November.

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Music Legend Barry Manilow Announces New UK Arena Shows

Music Legend Barry Manilow Announces New UK Arena Shows

Due to overwhelming demand, GRAMMY®, TONY®, and EMMY® Award-winning pop superstar Barry Manilow has announced a date at Arena Birmingham, as part of his new UK tour.

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Cage Warriors Announce CW98 in Birmingham 

Cage Warriors Announce CW98 in Birmingham 

Europe’s leading MMA promotion continue their momentum into the second half of 2018 with a massive new announcement - CW98 at Birmingham’s Genting Arena - and look to feature the region’s top talent. 



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Support Acts Announced for the Skyline Series - Birmingham Summer Shows

Support Acts Announced for the Skyline Series - Birmingham Summer Shows

A brand new series of outdoor concerts is coming to Birmingham this summer!

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Loaf Comes to Solihull!

Loaf Comes to Solihull!

 Loaf is expanding their laid-back world of beds, sofas and furniture for Loafers with two new Shacks opening this summer!

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The 2018 Trampoline, Tumbling & DMT British Championships Heads to Birmingham

The 2018 Trampoline, Tumbling & DMT British Championships Heads to Birmingham

The 2018 Trampoline, Tumbling & DMT British Championships springs into action at Arena Birmingham, on 22-23rd September 2018.

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Refugee Week Festival 2018 Launches in Birmingham

Refugee Week Festival 2018 Launches in Birmingham

A multi-venue celebration of global music and culture featuring a diverse programme of artists takes over Birmingham, UK from tomorrow Wednesday 20 June, to Saturday 23 June to mark Refugee Week. Showcasing artists in exile, supporting refugee rights in and around Birmingham.

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Jeremy Corbyn Hails UB40 as ‘Authentic Socialist Voice’

Jeremy Corbyn Hails UB40 as ‘Authentic Socialist Voice’

Jeremy Corbyn Pays Tribute to UB40 at 40th Anniversary Concert.

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Moana, Maui and Friends Embark on Triumphant Ice Debut in Birmingham with Disney On Ice

Moana, Maui and Friends Embark on Triumphant Ice Debut in Birmingham with Disney On Ice

 

 All-new production reminds audiences that every story begins with a dream. 

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Jess Glynne Announces Always In Between Tour

Jess Glynne Announces Always In Between Tour

As she continues to make UK chart history with her 7th #1 single ‘I’ll Be There’, Jess Glynne announces her glittering new album ‘Always In Between’ – due for release on Atlantic on the 21st September.  

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Khan Faces Samuel Vargas in Birmingham

Khan Faces Samuel Vargas in Birmingham

King Khan back in action against Canadian-Colombian at Arena Birmingham on September 8. Amir Khan will face Samuel Vargas at Arena Birmingham on September 8, live on Sky Sports.

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 GRAMMY® Award-winning Artist Meghan Trainor Releases Details on New Album

GRAMMY® Award-winning Artist Meghan Trainor Releases Details on New Album

After months of building anticipation and fueling excitement, GRAMMY® Award-winning singer, songwriter, and producer Meghan Trainor will release her third full-length album entitled, TREAT MYSELF, on August 31st, 2018.

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Town Hall Birmingham Welcomes Refugee Community for an Ode to Syria

Town Hall Birmingham Welcomes Refugee Community for an Ode to Syria

On Friday evening over 100 refugees will be welcomed into one of the world’s greatest concert halls to hear the music of their homeland in their new home city.

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WW2 Veterans Take Flight at The Classic & Sports Car Show

WW2 Veterans Take Flight at The Classic & Sports Car Show

Crowds flocked to Bicester Heritage today, Saturday 23 June, for the opening day of The Classic & Sports Car Show in association with Flywheel, which takes place 23-24 June.

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Veterans to Return to the Skies in Tiger Moths at The Classic & Sports Car Show in Association with Flywheel

Veterans to Return to the Skies in Tiger Moths at The Classic & Sports Car Show in Association with Flywheel

Two World War II RAF veterans will take to the skies in Tiger Moths as The Classic & Sports Car Show in association with Flywheel, (23-24 June, Bicester Heritage, Oxfordshire) honours this year’s centenaries of the RAF and the end of the First World War. 

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Professional Players Announced for Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship 

Professional Players Announced for Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship 

Ian Woosnam OBE has been confirmed as one of the first professional players for this years Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship. Mike Tindall MBE, Brian McFadden and Keith Duffy confirmed for Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship! 

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Celebrate British Flowers Week with the Mailbox 

Celebrate British Flowers Week with the Mailbox 

The Mailbox is treating visitors to a floral-filled programme of expert-led workshops to celebrate British Flowers Week from 20th to 24th June. 

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Pop Culture, Sporting Legends and Collectables All In One Place

Pop Culture, Sporting Legends and Collectables All In One Place

Returning for it’s 2nd year, Film & Comic Con Birmingham, Collectormania 25 came back to the NEC Birmingham, both bigger and better than before on 2 and 3 June 2018.

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BBC Gardeners’ World Live and BBC Good Food Show Competition

BBC Gardeners’ World Live and BBC Good Food Show Competition

Find out details on our competition in collaboration with the BBC Good Food Show and BBC Gardeners' World Live!

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Blue Planet II Live in Concert Comes to Brum

Blue Planet II Live in Concert Comes to Brum

Following the incredible success of the BAFTA award-winning BBC One television series Blue Planet II, presented by Sir David Attenborough, BBC Studios, and FKP Scorpio are proud to present a UK live tour, which will bring the wonders and mysteries of the planet’s oceans and wildlife to the UK arena stage.

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BBC Good Food Show Serves Up Its Biggest Brummie Offering Ever!

BBC Good Food Show Serves Up Its Biggest Brummie Offering Ever!

Michelin Star Brummie chef, Glynn Purnell, cooking at BBC Good Food Show Birmingham foodies and lovers of all-things-local are in for a treat this summer as BBC Good Food Show reveals its biggest Brummie line-up to date.

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Snow Patrol Confirms U.K. and Ireland 'Wildness' Tour Dates

Snow Patrol Confirms U.K. and Ireland 'Wildness' Tour Dates

Snow Patrol confirms 8 headlining dates in the UK and Ireland throughout December and January. The band will perform in cities including Birmingham on 25 January 2019, and tickets will go on sale on Friday, June 8th at 9am.

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New Car S.O.S Exhibition Now Open at British Motor Museum 

New Car S.O.S Exhibition Now Open at British Motor Museum 

Car S.O.S presenters Fuzz Townshend and Tim Shaw opened a new exhibition at the British Motor Museum featuring cars from National Geographic’s popular motoring TV show Car S.O.S.

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Iconic celebration of Land Rovers to take place in Solihull town centre this summer

Iconic celebration of Land Rovers to take place in Solihull town centre this summer

Solihull’s first ever Festival of iconic Land Rovers will take place this summer, with the world-famous Lode Lane plant opening its doors to the public.

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QualitySolicitors Davisons Launch Bowel Cancer Fundraising Campaign

QualitySolicitors Davisons Launch Bowel Cancer Fundraising Campaign

Bowel cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the UK and the second biggest killer. Around 268,000 people in the UK are living with bowel cancer; someone is diagnosed every 15 minutes. QualitySolicitors Davisons has launched a fundraising campaign for Bowel Cancer UK and Beating Bowel Cancer to help raise awareness and help change these figures.

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The BodyPower Expo 2018 - Pushing the Boundaries of the Body’s Power

The BodyPower Expo 2018 - Pushing the Boundaries of the Body’s Power

The annual BodyPower Expo held at the NEC this month was once again a resounding success. As the biggest indoor fitness expo in the world, the event brings together the leading brands in the health and fitness industry. 

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Knowle-Based Boutique to Stage Fashion Show to Help Young Children with Life-Threatening Illnesses

Knowle-Based Boutique to Stage Fashion Show to Help Young Children with Life-Threatening Illnesses

The Closet to unveil new spring and summer collection in aid of Zoe’s Place.

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Shiiine On Festival Now On Sale!

Shiiine On Festival Now On Sale!

Shiiine On Launch One Day Festival at Genting Arena - headlined by Orbital, Shed Seven, Happy Mondays & Julian Cope.

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Arctic Monkeys announce new highly-anticipated album 'Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino'

Arctic Monkeys announce new highly-anticipated album 'Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino'

Revealing a trailer featuring grungy guitar, cinematic sounds and intriguing graphics, the Sheffield-born-and-bred band are set to release their sixth album on May 11. 

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Michael Jackson History Show to Moonwalk Across the UK This Month!

Michael Jackson History Show to Moonwalk Across the UK This Month!

Britain's Michael Jackson fans will be moonwalking their way to theatres when the Michael Jackson History Show launches it's first ever Ireland/UK tour this April! 

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Sir Tom Jones to Play at Ragley Hall

Sir Tom Jones to Play at Ragley Hall

Music legend Sir Tom Jones is taking his sensational live show to magnificent stately homes and historic UK locations this summer. The sensational musician is set to perform an open air concert at the stunning Ragley Hall in July.

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40 Years of Disco 2 Coming This Weekend!

40 Years of Disco 2 Coming This Weekend!

 After the huge success of this year’s ‘40 Years Of Disco’tour Tony Denton Promotions has announced the line up for 2019 that once more brings together disco legends for this unique arena concert. 

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Family Days Out in the Midlands This Easter

Family Days Out in the Midlands This Easter

If you’re stuck for ideas for you and your family to do while the kids are on their holidays, look no further. Here, we will give you a few ideas on fun family activities in the Birmingham area if you have a day to spare.

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College Graduate Prepares for a Thriller Performance

College Graduate Prepares for a Thriller Performance

A former student at Stratford-upon-Avon-College has begun rehearsals for a major West End theatre performance having been cast in the musical Thriller Live. 

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'Tiff Stevenson: Bombshell' Comes to Birmingham

'Tiff Stevenson: Bombshell' Comes to Birmingham

Comedian and actress Tiff Stevenson brings her critically acclaimed 8th solo show Bombshell - her most political yet – to Birmingham’s Glee Club on Friday 23 March 2018! Some say she oscillates wildly between Sylvia Plath and Beyonce, “like Belva Lockwood fused with your drunken Aunt” (Edinburgh 49+3). Tiff says she’s very very funny and a right old smarty-pants. She also says she’s very, very, very modest.

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Celebrate International Women's Day with the Artrix and 'Stand Up for Women
' 

Celebrate International Women's Day with the Artrix and 'Stand Up for Women
' 

This March Artrix is celebrating International Women’s Day with a comedy show, Stand Up for Women, featuring housewife extraordinaire, Barbara Nice, the alter ego of Holy Mary from Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights. According to The Times, Barbara Nice is A hybrid between Victoria Wood and Mrs Merton.

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ELF - The Christmas Spectacular Starring David Essex and Martine McCutcheon Comes to Brum

ELF - The Christmas Spectacular Starring David Essex and Martine McCutcheon Comes to Brum

Tickets go on-sale Friday 9 March at 9am for ELF, the hit West End and Broadway musical based on the Hollywood blockbuster movie starring Will Ferrell, is to be supersized into a Christmas spectacular which will tour the UK in December 2018. This extravaganza will play three major arenas this Christmas including Birmingham’s Genting Arena.

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Ale Rooms Wins Prestigious Solihull CAMRA Pub of the Year Award

Ale Rooms Wins Prestigious Solihull CAMRA Pub of the Year Award

A Knowle pub is toasting success for the very first time after winning the Campaign For Real Ale’s (CAMRA) prestigious Pub of the Year 2018 award (Solihull) – a little over 12 months after it first opened. The Ale Rooms on Knowle High Street, which launched in December 2016, was voted number one pub by members of CAMRA’s Solihull and district branch.

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The Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour Set to Land in Birmingham

The Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour Set to Land in Birmingham

Today, Kevin Hart announced he is expanding his widely successful and massively hysterical ‘The Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour,’ adding over 100 new dates including one at Arena Birmingham. Hart’s last multi-city domestic and international WHAT NOW comedy tour sold out large venues all over the world, including being the first comedian to sell out an NFL stadium, selling over 50,000 tickets in one show at Lincoln Financial Field.

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Kylie Minogue Announces UK and Ireland Tour and New Album Release Date

Kylie Minogue Announces UK and Ireland Tour and New Album Release Date

Kylie Minogue, currently on a high with her brand new track 'Dancing', will bring her extraordinary creativity as a live performer back to the stage this autumn when she plays a UK and Ireland tour. Kylie, who always raises the bar with her live performances, promises a brand new extravaganza for this production which will be centred around her new album 'Golden', although of course her amazing back catalogue will be embraced.

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Duran Duran's John Taylor to Appear at First Birmingham Music Awards

Duran Duran's John Taylor to Appear at First Birmingham Music Awards

Duran Duran's John Taylor Pledges Support for New Birmingham Talent. A search for Birmingham’s brightest and best musicians/music industry professionals is underway as the ‘Birmingham Music Awards’ hosts their first ceremony on May 2nd.  

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Joanna Lumley's New Tour for 2018 'It's All About Me' Comes to Birmingham

Joanna Lumley's New Tour for 2018 'It's All About Me' Comes to Birmingham

The legendary Joanna Lumley will embark on her first ever live tour, IT’S ALL ABOUT ME, in autumn 2018.  Joanna will take to the road for the 30 date tour on 6 October at Belfast's Waterfront Hall and then perform at major theatres in Ireland and across the UK, before finishing in Aylesbury on 10 November. Tickets will go on sale on Friday 1st December at 10am.

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A Taste of Things to Come

A Taste of Things to Come

Inspired Austin Heath hosts exclusive pop up-event with award-winning chef, Paul Foster. On Tuesday 27th February, Inspired Villages, the luxury retirement village operator, is hosting an exclusive pop up event with award-winning chef Paul Foster, Head Chef at Salt, Stratford-upon-Avon, to give the local community a flavour of what’s in store for the luxurious later living destination over the next few years.

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Smart Initiative Tackles City's Female Unemployment

Smart Initiative Tackles City's Female Unemployment

There was glamour, magic, fame and stardom in the air at the BRIT Awards last week, as stars adorned the red carpet dressed head to toe in couture. However, the must-have accessory of the night wasn’t a pair of statement earrings, or the latest Mulberry bag, but a single white rose. Why? Well, in-line with the recent #TIMESUP movement across the pond in Hollywood, those in the limelight have been letting the world know that enough is enough when it comes to harassment and misconduct within the entertainment industry.

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2018 Bafta Winners

2018 Bafta Winners

The annual British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards took place last night on 18 February 2018 at the Royal Albert Hall. The event, attended by film stars, producers, directors, and even royalty, acknowledged and celebrated the outstanding contributions made to film and television over the past year. Hosted by Joanna Lumley, the event commended the exceptional nominated films and television productions, whilst also acting as a platform for a strong political and social statement by many attendees.

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Dentelle Aesthetic Skin Solutions - Mother's Day Offers!

Dentelle Aesthetic Skin Solutions - Mother's Day Offers!

Discover fantastic Mother's Day offers at Dentelle this spring. Whether you're looking to pamper yourself and book a well-deserved treatment, or surprise a loved one, Dentelle have a bespoke selection of March Packages tailored to suit busy mums. Targeting problem skin, Dentelle's aesthetic skin solutions are an excellent way to rejuvenate tired winter skin, and achieve fantastic natural results.

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Becketts Farm Restaurant Given a Fresh Uplift

Becketts Farm Restaurant Given a Fresh Uplift

Becketts Farm Restaurant has undergone a £400K makeover to its popular eatery. The family farming business introduced its now multi-award winning restaurant in 1996 to compliment the on-site Farm Shop. After its last major refurbishment in 2008 and the restaurant’s continuing growth in popularity the decision was made to undertake a full refurbishment to maintain the ‘Modern Farmhouse Dining’ theme.

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The Script Announce Extra Dates to 2010 Arena Tour

The Script Announce Extra Dates to 2010 Arena Tour

The Script had a great 2017; their new album Freedom Child topped the UK Official Albums Chart, securing them their fourth UK #1 album. They followed this by announcing their 2018 UK & Ireland Arena tour, which kicked off in Leeds on 2nd February. Tickets for the tour were selling out fast, so much so that they announced more dates including a second one at London’s O2 Arena on 24th February. 

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Paul Lowe Dentistry - Offering Fantastic Children's Dental Care

Paul Lowe Dentistry - Offering Fantastic Children's Dental Care


Concerned about your children's dental care, or looking for Denplan discounts? Paul Lowe Dentistry, based in Solihull, is the Practice for you. As both a general family dentistry and specialists in cosmetic procedures and treatments, our Practice caters to all. Whether you require consultations and advice, general dentistry, teeth whitening or dental implants, Paul Lowe Dentistry guarantees outstanding results for our clients.

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The Ivy Collection is Coming to Birmingham Spring 2018!

The Ivy Collection is Coming to Birmingham Spring 2018!

Work is well under way on Temple Row, as Birmingham prepares to welcome The Ivy Collection to the city this spring. The Ivy Temple Row will occupy a 7,000 sq ft space at the top of Temple Row, formerly a Louis Vuitton boutique, and an ideal location for the restaurant group’s arrival in the second city. 

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The High Field Studio Now Open

The High Field Studio Now Open

The High Field Studio now open to the public - a unique event space in the heart of Edgbaston. The High Field Studio, a really chic place to throw a fantastic party, brings a unique event space to the heart of the city's social scene. Nestled inside a former architect's studio with dramatic floor to ceiling windows, The High Field Studio comes complete with its own private bar and bags of space that can be set up in any style to make a real occasion of out any get-together.  

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Demi Lovato Announces 2018 European 'Tell Me You Love Me' Tour

Demi Lovato Announces 2018 European 'Tell Me You Love Me' Tour

Grammy®-nominated, multi-platinum singer and songwriter Demi Lovato today announces her European tour, that hits Birmingham this summer. New Album Tell Me You Love Me, on Island/Safehouse/Hollywood, Hit #1 on iTunes in 37 Countries, “Sorry not Sorry” #1 Top 40 Radio and RIAA Double-Platinum with 500 Million+ Global Streams, 290 Million+ Video views. Here's how to get tickets...

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Britney Spears Adds Birmingham Date to Limited European

Britney Spears Adds Birmingham Date to Limited European "Britney: Piece of Me" Tour Due to Overwhelming Demand

Pitbull to join Britney on Europe leg of exclusive tour. Limited tickets available for new European dates of her award-winning and record-setting show. Due to overwhelmingly rapid sales of legendary pop icon Britney Spears’ exclusive last time ever, limited tour of her award-winning and record-breaking show, “Britney: Piece of Me,” four additional European shows have been added due to demand, including a show at Birmingham’s Genting Arena!

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The Hollywood Vampires First Ever UK Shows for 2018 Tour Just Announced

The Hollywood Vampires First Ever UK Shows for 2018 Tour Just Announced

The Hollywood Vampires, featuring Alice Cooper, Joe Perry and Johnny Depp have just announced the first ever UK shows for the band's 2018 tour (with support from The Darkness and The Damned)! One of the hottest shows of the summer coming to a lair near you! Aerosmith guitarist Perry vows that his group is going to blow people away…. "I don't say things like this often, but this band is (bleeping) good," Perry says. "There will be rumbling in ears and there might be blood trickling out of one ear," Depp warns audience members. Adds Cooper: "Then we'll know we've done our job," – USA TODAY

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Justin Timberlake Announces Second Birmingham Date to The Man of the Woods Tour 

Justin Timberlake Announces Second Birmingham Date to The Man of the Woods Tour 

Following the release of his highly-anticipated album Man of the Woods and his epic Pepsi Super Bowl LII Halftime Show performance, Justin Timberlake has announced European and U.K. The Man Of The Woods Tour dates, as well as a second leg of North American dates due to sell out shows. The UK leg will kick off at Arena Birmingham on 27 June 2018.

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Warwickshire’s Compton Verney Art Gallery and Park to unveil newly-renovated British Folk Art Collection

Warwickshire’s Compton Verney Art Gallery and Park to unveil newly-renovated British Folk Art Collection

Warwickshire’s Compton Verney Art Gallery and Park will unveil its popular British Folk Art Collection to the public on Saturday 17 March following a £100,000 renovation project of its galleries. Funded by the Department of Culture, Media and Sport in partnership with the Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund, the work has taken a year to complete. 

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Simple Minds: New Album 'Walk Between Worlds' Out Now

Simple Minds: New Album 'Walk Between Worlds' Out Now

Simple Minds' first album of new material since 2014's hugely acclaimed 'Big Music' (which Mojo magazine declared, “Their best album in 30 years”) is released today! The band are to play three very special UK shows this month following the release of their new music. 'Walk Between Worlds' was produced by Simple Minds with Andy Wright and Gavin Goldberg, both of whom worked on 'Big Music'. With its eight tracks rocketing past in 42 minutes, it is a relatively concise affair. It is also an album of two distinct sides, very much the old-school album format that singer Jim Kerr and Charlie Burchill grew up with as music fans.

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The National Wedding Show at NEC Birmingham: WIN 2x Tickets!

The National Wedding Show at NEC Birmingham: WIN 2x Tickets!

The National Wedding Show at the NEC Birmingham from 23 – 25 February 2018 will feature over 300 of the best experts, planners and brands the world of weddings has to offer, including David’s Bridal, Confetti.co.uk, Debenhams, Oasis, Ben Sherman, Your Singing Waiters, Exclusive Yacht Weddings and Warwick Castle alongside many more. Find out how to WIN 2x tickets to the spectacular event!

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Stories from Stratford-upon-Avon: Tall Tales and Family Fun

Stories from Stratford-upon-Avon: Tall Tales and Family Fun

On Monday 19 February, Kate’s Storytree will be taking root at Shakespeare’s Schoolroom & Guildhall and Stratford Library when children of all ages are invited to join her and let their creativity grow wild in an immersive Shakespearean storytelling session. Families have a choice of two sessions in this free half term event, with the first taking place at 10:30am and a second event at 2:00pm.

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Lenny Kravitz Announces UK Tour for Summer 2018

Lenny Kravitz Announces UK Tour for Summer 2018

Lenny Kravitz has announced an upcoming 2018 summer UK tour, and is set to perform at Arena Birmingham on 20 June.  Tickets go on general sale on Friday 26 January at 9am. In addition to the tour, Kravitz is also gearing up to announce new music that is set to be released in Spring 2018. Here's how to get your hands on some tickets...

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Arenacross 2018 Tour Comes To Birmingham

Arenacross 2018 Tour Comes To Birmingham

The Arenacross Tour is set to burst into 2018 with a bigger and better format for its seven-round action-packed UK indoor Motocross race series and Freestyle extravaganza - and the third leg of the Tour will take place at the Genting Arena, Birmingham, on Saturday the 20th of January. 

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MCM Birmingham Comic Con: Pop Culture Extravaganza

MCM Birmingham Comic Con: Pop Culture Extravaganza

Birmingham welcomes back MCM Comic Con, Star Wars, Doctor Who and Harry Potter stars alongside thousands of fans! MCM celebrated the last event of 2017 in style, as MCM Birmingham Comic returned to the NEC on 18-19 November for a weekend pop culture extravaganza. 

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Barretts Contractors Ltd - Reliable Service You Can Trust

Barretts Contractors Ltd - Reliable Service You Can Trust

Barretts Contractors, est. 1984, are specialists in roofing and building, based in the Solihull area. Priding themselves on excellent workmanship and high quality service, Barretts Contractors guarantee complete customer satisfaction. Whether it be roof repairs and lead work, or porches and conversions, Barretts Contractors will get the job done. 

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The Belfry Hotel and Resort Reveals Sensational Black Friday Deals

The Belfry Hotel and Resort Reveals Sensational Black Friday Deals

England’s Leading Resort, The Belfry, has unveiled a range of sensational Black Friday deals, offering visitors a four-day window to take advantage of special offers across its luxury hotel and spa, Ryder Cup Brabazon course and fully-stocked Golf Shop.

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Peter Kay Announces Return to Stand-up With First Live Tour in Eight Years & Added Birmingham Dates

Peter Kay Announces Return to Stand-up With First Live Tour in Eight Years & Added Birmingham Dates

One of Britain’s best loved comedians, the multi award winning actor, writer, director, author and producer Peter Kay, is finally returning to his most successful hobby, stand-up. His last tour in 2010, which still officially ranks with the Guinness Book of World Records as the biggest selling comedy tour of all time, played to over 1.2 million people.

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Museum Shop Sunday: A New International Cultural Shopping Day

Museum Shop Sunday: A New International Cultural Shopping Day

The Association for Cultural Enterprises (ACE) is calling for members of the public to visit cultural organisation shops as they open their doors Sunday 26 November for Museum Shop Sunday. A day to enjoy a relaxing and inspiring shopping experience afer the chaos of Black Friday!

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The Local Band Using Music to Raise Money for Dementia Sufferers 

The Local Band Using Music to Raise Money for Dementia Sufferers 

The 6-5 Specials Skiffle Band, a quartet made up of retired volunteers, is dedicated to raising money for Dementia UK through their music. Based in Alvechurch, the musicians love playing at charity concerts, arranging private gigs and performing for dementia sufferers at ‘Memory Cafes’.

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Shirley Aquatics' Move to Beckett's Farm a Success

Shirley Aquatics' Move to Beckett's Farm a Success

Shirley Aquatics move to Beckett’s Farm has proved to be the success the team had all hoped for. Now bigger and better then they have ever been the new leading provider of marine aquarium and fish tank supplies can boast to be one of the biggest superstores in Europe.

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John Bishop Announces Tour Will Return for Fourth Date in Birmingham

John Bishop Announces Tour Will Return for Fourth Date in Birmingham

Comedy superstar John Bishop returned to Birmingham this weekend, for his long awaited return to stand-up comedy, and brand new live show, WINGING IT. Following the success of this weekend's shows, John has announced he’ll be back with the tour again in March 2018, for his fourth night in Birmingham. 

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Van Morrison's New Album 'Versatile' Out 1st December 2017

Van Morrison's New Album 'Versatile' Out 1st December 2017

Following the massive success of his 37th studio album Roll With the Punches (which charted at No 4 in the UK this September), Van Morrisonprepares the release of his 38th. Versatile is positive proof that Van Morrison is built differently to other artists.

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Sean Paul ft. Blue Cantrell - Arena Birmingham Nov 2017

Sean Paul ft. Blue Cantrell - Arena Birmingham Nov 2017

Cornfield’s directors enjoyed a night of the Grammy-award winning artist’s best-loved songs, with a special appearance from Blue Cantrell. For his first Arena concert appearance in Birmingham, Sean Paul did not disappoint. Playing his classic hits, plus some surprise extras, Sean Paul entertained the eager crowd of all ages.

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