Jeremy Hunt: Myrtle Cottage Renaissance Garden

Sunday, 24th September 2017

Jeremy Hunt is quite the Renaissance Man. It is not surprising that he has chosen to create a beautiful Renaissance Garden in the English style of Gertrude Jekyll in the back and front of Myrtle Cottage on the site of the Old Print Works. It was officially named The Bee Garden at the opening on Saturday 8 July. It is a lovely community space and... (cont'd)

Solar Village

Saturday, 23rd September 2017

At the roasting start of July two Community Energy Birmingham directors, John Newson and Claire Spencer, led a walk to visit some community buildings ... (cont'd)

The Lane: A short history of Ladypool Road

Friday, 22nd September 2017

I’ve always been fascinated by Ladypool Road: a street alive to the rhythm of life and death, one of those busy streets day and night, where fortune... (cont'd)

A Moseley Garden [August 2017]

Thursday, 21st September 2017

I am often asked if there was one plant I would choose to grow in the mid-summer garden with real ‘wow factor.’ It would without fail be the Agapa... (cont'd)

Moseley in the Frame

Wednesday, 20th September 2017

The poignant story of an unknown soldier's 'homecoming' to Moseley was recently broadcast on 'Midlands Today.' Cameras joined the Moseley Society Hist... (cont'd)

Circus Mash: Aaron Twitchen

Friday, 15th September 2017

I have missed the quirky variety acts that flourished at the height of the alternative comedy scene, and I am relieved to find help is at hand; Birmin... (cont'd)