Tagged: Connaught Square

Connaught Square – A bridge too far?

Recently we published Digbeth Residents Association’s comments in response to the planning application for Connaught Square. Joe Holyoak focused on the development in his latest column in the Birmingham Mail and Birmingham Post, and...

Connaught Square – Comments

By now, hopefully everyone is aware of the plans for Connaught Square (the land bounded by Digbeth High Street, Rea Street, Bradford Street and Stone Yard). After consultation with Digbeth residents and other parties...

Connaught Square – The Plans

Plans for the long-awaited Connaught Square in Digbeth have finally been submitted to Birmingham City Council, attracting the attention of the media and public. The plans include 940 apartments, 65,000 sq foot of commercial...

Remember remember, the 4th November…

When: Friday 4 November, 20:30 onwards Where: outside The White Swan, 276 Bradford St, Birmingham B12 0QY Free! This Digbeth First Friday, celebrate the obligatory November fireworks with Digbeth Residents Association, taking place as...

August 2016 Meeting

When: Monday 8 August 2016, 18:00-19:30 Where: The Old Crown Restaurant, High Street Digbeth, B12 0LD Digbeth Residents Association invite you to our next meeting, to be held at the Old Crown on Monday...

June 2016 Meeting

When: Monday 13 June 2016, 18:00-19:30 Where: The Old Crown Restaurant, High Street Digbeth, B12 0LD Digbeth Residents Association invite you to their next meeting, to be held at the Old Crown on Monday...

Developments in Digbeth

There have been some pretty major developments in Digbeth over the past few weeks, all of which (in my humble opinion) spell the beginning of a new chapter in the area: The purchase of...

Plans for Digbeth

Birmingham City Council has made some important decisions regarding the future of Digbeth recently, with development plans for currently unused buildings being approved. Harrison Drape An application for the refurbishment, conversion and extension of...

Welcome to Digbeth…

Our readers who visit Digbeth regularly will have noticed that the hoardings around the failed Connaught Square development (opposite the Coach Station) are looking rather worse for wear at the moment… MT @ellrbrown: Bradford...

Connaught Square for Sale

Last week it was reported in the press that Ireland’s National Asset Management Agency (ROM Capital) will be selling the Connaught Square site. The 4.5 acre potential development is situtated across the road from...