Tagged: HS2

Plans submitted for Ladbrooke House

Serena Hotel has submitted proposals to build a 40-bedroom four or five-star hotel at Ladbrooke House, Digbeth, complete with a swimming pool, gym and spa. The Grade B and locally-listed building, on the corner...

Midlands Metro Consultation

When: Wednesday 12th March, 10:00-18:00 Where: High Street Birmingham Centro is engaging in a public consultation regarding the proposed Eastside tram extension. The Eastside extension would connect the proposed HS2 terminus at Curzon Street...

Birmingham Curzon HS2 Draft Masterplan

On Thursday 27th February, Birmingham City Council (BCC) unveiled the Birmingham Curzon HS2 Draft Masterplan. The Masterplan shows how Birmingham hopes to integrate HS2 into the fabric of the city, by creating infrastructure for...

HS2 and China

Birmingham City Council leader, Sir Albert Bore, has been sent a HS2 investment proposal from the China Railway Group. Chinese Premier, Li Keqiang, is offering to invest £280m to build connections from the proposed...

Inside Curzon Street Station

The Birmingham Post recently run a series called Hidden Spaces, looking at buildings and structures around the city that are no longer in use but have a colourful past. Naturally, the editors could not...

HS2 Community Forums – Final Minutes

Please see below for the latest update from HS2 Community Forums: Dear community forum members, Please find links below to the final versions of the last forum meeting notes and the updated action log....

HS2 Hybrid Bill

Please see below for the latest update from HS2 Community Forums: Dear all, I am pleased to confirm that we have published a new page on our website dedicated to the Phase One hybrid...

Trams for Digbeth

Last Thursday 7th November, Chair of DRA John Gordon attended a Council meeting focussed on Maximising the Impact of HS2: “Digbeth Residents Association is broadly in favour of HS2, but we are keen to...

Digbeth Forum

Nechells Ward Councillor Tahir Ali, recently established an advisory group in Digbeth. Digbeth Residents Association are pleased to sit on the Digbeth Forum, which represents the views of businesses and residents. The Birmingham Mail...