Tagged: Birmingham City Council

Havana Shisha Lounge to close

For many, the Havana Shisha Lounge in Warner Street was a blot on the Digbeth landscape. First and foremost, the business opened and ran without planning permission. Following numerous noise complaints from local residents,...

Digbeth Community Awards 2015

The annual Digbeth Community Awards were presented at Digbeth Residents Association’s December meeting. These are given to people, groups and organisations who make a positive contribution to life and the community in Digbeth. The...

Use Your Voice

The way you register to vote changed recently, so we wanted to remind all residents to ensure you have your say in referendums, national and local elections. Changes to the system mean that you...

Electoral Review of Birmingham

When: Tuesday, 11 August 2015, 14:00, 16:00, and 18:00 Where: BVSC, 138 Digbeth, B5 6DR The Local Government Boundary Commission for England has started an electoral review of Birmingham City Council, inviting proposals for...

A Community Flag for Birmingham

Birmingham City Council asked residents to design a Community Flag for Birmingham, one that can be used to represent our city and its people around the world. More than 470 entries were submitted, designed...

May 2015 Meeting

When: Monday 11th May, 18:00 onwards Where: Old Crown Restaurant, High Street Deritend, Digbeth The next meeting of Digbeth Residents Association will take place tomorrow at 18:00 in the Old Crown on Digbeth High...

Love Ladywood

Last month, Digbeth Residents Association was invited to the Birmingham City Council House in order to participate in the annual Ladywood District Convention. Digbeth is part of Nechells Ward – an administrative zone determined...

Birmingham Smithfield

Birmingham Smithfield is the name of the new development planned for the Wholesale Markets site once it is relocated to Witton. Covering 14 hectares, this is a huge part of the city centre; Birmingham...

Digbeth gets a tram!

This morning it was announced that the Midland Metro tram route through Digbeth will go down the High Street. The new tram will serve Digbeth High Street, the coach station and The Custard Factory....