Tagged: Bullring Wholesale Markets

Wholesale Memory

Birmingham’s markets were established by Royal Charter in 1166; the Wholesale Market opened in 1883, with the current market buildings opening in February 1974. As they will soon disappear to make way for the...

Digbeth from the past and above

West Midlands Police have a plethora of historical and aerial photographs in their archives. These have been collected over the years from ground and helicopter patrols and are now available through the WMP Flickr...

DRA December meeting

On Monday 10th December, Digbeth Residents Association held their final meeting of 2012 at the Old Crown in Digbeth. The meeting featured presentations on the History of the Bullring Markets from Jo-Ann Curtis, Curator...

Shabana to Save our Markets!

Our local MP, Shabana Mahmood, has been a vocal supporter of Digbeth Residents Association, attending the Digbeth Summit in February; fighting our corner regarding the proposed Digbeth Enterprise Zone by writing to Birmingham City...