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Dalai Lama Begins Weekend Visit To Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The Dalai Lama is in Birmingham this weekend, where he is expected to speak to thousands of people during appearances at a university, a baseball stadium and a theater. 144 more words


Sketching with the Birmingham Urban Sketchers

Another great day with the Urban Sketchers, this time at Edgbaston reservoir.


Closer to Home

Or, perhaps, not home but midweek in Brum and taking the opportunity to head in to and around the city during lunch breaks: 334 more words

This week’s running – 13th to 19th of October 2014

It was that time of year again for Birmingham to get running

This week was all about getting ready for a different kind of race experience. 703 more words

The unpredictability of sport.....

Strange afternoon’s football. Fat Sam Allardyce, not everyone’s cup of tea as West Ham manager, has guided them to fourth place and a superb win at home today v Manchester City. 360 more words


Man dies from shooting incident in West Birmingham; police investigate

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A man who suffered shooting injuries Friday evening has now been declared dead, according to police.

The victim, suspect, and several other witnesses were reportedly at the scene in the 3400 block of Boise Avenue playing dominos and rolling dice. 95 more words


ALBUM: Don't Say That // Superfood

With the name supposedly coined by Swim Deep’s Cavan McCarthy and Peace’s Harrison Koisser; ‘B-Town’ is held responsible for the mammoth indie takeover of 2013. Making up the third element of the highly-anticipated hat-trick of albums released from B-Town in 2014, (the first being The Twang’s… 351 more words