Tagged: BBC

Digital Digbeth Day

When: Thursday 15 June, 09:30-17:00 Where: Fazeley Studios, 191 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, B5 5SE Free Fazeley Studios present a full day of industry insight talks, hands-on demonstrations, and networking opportunities for creative and digital...

BBC Make it Digital Traineeships

Following a successful pilot, the BBC Make it Digital Traineeship programme has been launched nationwide. The nine-week traineeship teaches basic digital skills, such as social media planning, creating websites and videos for the web,...

The Guerrilla Group

Last month, the BBC announced a new digital innovation unit, dubbed the Guerrilla Group, to be based at Fazeley Studios in Digbeth. The Guerrilla Group aims to explore the next generation of BBC content,...

Calling all Peaky Blinders!

When: Saturday 11th January, 11:00-15:00 Where: Vivid Projects, 16 Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, B5 5RS Are you interested in starring in the next series of hit BBC drama Peaky Blinders? If so,...

Loss of Digbeth Wholesale Markets

Last week, the Birmingham Mail announced that the city’s wholesale market will be shut down. This is a blow for the traders, as well as Digbeth Residents Association, who have supported the two-year campaign...

Politics is Good

After our sister website, Digbeth is Good, had a brush with fame last week, the BBC couldn’t get enough. The Sunday Politics show reported on hyperlocal news, featuring DiG in the background:   To...

Birmingham – a Digital City? (#DigiCity)

Birmingham’s Digital Media Businesses Cluster hosted a Digital City News Day at the BBC yesterday. I was very happy to have been invited, especially as it turned out to be a very interesting, informative...