Tagged: John Tighe

Digbeth Community Awards 2016

The Digbeth Community Awards were announced at the December 2016 DRA meeting. Unfortunately, the winners were unable to attend to receive their awards in person, but we’ve been on a bit of an (extended)...

Spotted Dog Reviews

If you’re a regular in one of Digbeth’s finest inns, The Spotted Dog, you will no doubt be familiar with landlord John Tighe and his inimitable sense of humour. John is one of the...

Comment is free…

The ever irreverent Spotted Dog landlord John Tighe recently sent us his solution to the struggles currently facing the new Library of Birmingham… Birmingham City Council already has its own tried and trusted template...

Envision Flashmob

Digbeth-based charity Envision hit the streets of Digbeth yesterday with their volunteers to clean up. The young volunteers took time out from their half-term break to address the persistent litter issue in Digbeth, focussing...

Digbeth O’Lympics

UPDATE FROM JOHN TIGHE ON 13 SEPTEMBER 2013 “Unfortunately we have had to postpone this year’s Digbeth O’Lympics. Lack of volunteers; pressure of other commitments; lack of availability of Custard Factory pool; seriously inclement...