Blog Posts - Birmingham



Post Sacking / New Appointment Thoughts

OK, I have taken a bit of time to think about what happened so I could post reflectively rather than emotionally. A couple of things to say first, I’m not going to be critical of anyone – because 1. It doesn’t help and 2. I can̵...
by Joys and Sorrows on Dec 16, 2016

The Future’s Bright(on)?? Birmingham City v Brighton Match Preview

When I wrote my last article, we’d suffered back to back defeats and we hadn’t yet beaten Ipswich as we turned the tide in our favour once again, yet I still didn’t even begin to think we might be discussing the sacking of Gary Rowe...
by Joys and Sorrows on Dec 16, 2016

Gary Rowett Sacked

It has just been announced on the BBC that Gary Rowett has been sacked. I have to say, I am staggered. More to follow.   Image of GR used with kind permission of BCFC.
by Joys and Sorrows on Dec 14, 2016

BCFC Give a Statement on Rowett’s Departure

The club have posted the following statement on bcfc.com. The Club has today parted company with Manager Gary Rowett. Gary’s contract, and those of his backroom staff – Kevin Summerfield, Mark Sale, Kevin Poole and Darren Robinson – have been t...
by Joys and Sorrows on Dec 14, 2016

Ips-wich…but wh-ich Blues will turn up? Birmingham City v Ipswich Match Preview

Back to back defeats (first time this season!) since my last article means we’re now down to 8th in the table.  Not too bad, all things being considered, but we could have been third if we’d beaten Newcastle and Barnsley…yes that&#...
by Joys and Sorrows on Dec 12, 2016

Restaurant Review: Handmade Burger Co, Grand Central, Birmingham

A few months ago, we were invited as a family to review Handmade Burger Co in Grand Central, Birmingham. I have been to the Handmade Burger Co branch at the Bullring before but it was long time ago and I was interested to see if anything had changed...
by Jo's Kitchen on Aug 25, 2016

How to entertain the kids for free at Sky Zone Birmingham Airport

Do you dread hanging around the airport with your family before flights?  I recently looked at how to entertain the kids for free at Sky Zone Birmingham Airport.  Monkey and I had been invited back to our favourite airport to try … Continue...
by Over 40 and a Mum to One on Aug 24, 2016

USA to UK: How Caring for her Mom Led to a PhD Abroad

I can't quite remember how I first met Feylyn Lewis. It might have been in caregiving groups on LinkedIn or I might have been impressed by her advocacy for young caregivers on Twitter. Either way, I decided to write to Feylyn and ask her if she would...

Birmingham vs Cardiff 0-0 Highlights 2016 Championship

Birmingham held a goalless draw against Cardiff in the match of League Championship. Birmingham vs Cardiff match ended with 0-0 scoreline in League Championship 2016.  Birmingham vs Cardiff 0-0 Highlights Video Clips League Championship ...
by Goals Aim on Aug 6, 2016

Cardifferent Season, Same Problems?

The scarf lady, half of Small Heath Alliance and most of Row Z of the Tilton are going spare at the moment, as we haven’t brought in five more strikers, whilst (whisper it) Aston Vile have put in a £15m bid for Ross McCormack of Fulham fame. T...
by Joys and Sorrows on Aug 3, 2016

Stress free solo parent travelling from Birmingham Airport

Stress free solo parent travelling from Birmingham Airport really helped me relax and enjoy my recent trip to Spain with Monkey.  It’s weird really considering how many times I’ve flown over the years, both for holidays and business, but...
by Over 40 and a Mum to One on Aug 1, 2016

Top 5 lucruri de facut si de vazut in Birmingham

Mai acum cativa ani, ma uitam pe toate hartile companiilor aeriene care operau in Romania si toate, absolut toate se ambitionau sa zboare doar la Londra. OK, Londra e un centru imens, foarte multi romani traiesc aici (ma rog, dupa Brexit, vor fi expu...
by Imperator travel on Jul 24, 2016

Top 5 lucruri de facut si de vazut in Birmingham

Mai acum cativa ani, ma uitam pe toate hartile companiilor aeriene care operau in Romania si toate, absolut toate se ambitionau sa zboare doar la Londra. OK, Londra e un centru imens, foarte multi romani traiesc aici (ma rog, dupa Brexit, vor fi expu...
by Imperator travel on Jul 24, 2016

Going behind the scenes at Sea Life Birmingham

Earlier this year, we were delighted to have been chosen at Family Ambassadors for Sea Life Centre in Birmingham. It’s one of the best attractions for families in Birmingham City Centre and is continually improving with new displays and feature...
by Life According to MrsShilts on Jul 19, 2016

Hell or High Water 'David and Goliath' Trailer

A divorced dad and his ex-con brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's farm in West Texas.
by Box Office Buz on Jul 18, 2016

Solihull Moors vs Birmingham City en Vivo – Partido Amistoso – Martes 12 de Julio del 2016

Aquí te traemos los enlaces en donde podrás seguir el partido en vivo y en directo entre los equipos Solihull Moors vs Birmingham City en un partido amistoso que podrás seguir en vivo por Internet y totalmente gratis, el partido...Leer Más...
by Sitios Total on Jul 11, 2016

Win Tickets To The Color Run Birmingham Presented By Skittles

The summer is in full swing and to give us motivation now is the time get a goal in your sights. It’s time to dust off your trainers and get your sweatbands ready. I'm pleased to announce I have teamed up with Skittles to offer ten winner...
by The Tales of Annie Bean on Jul 7, 2016

Hell or High Water 'Texas' Trailer

A divorced dad and his ex-con brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's farm in West Texas.
by Box Office Buz on Jun 29, 2016

Greek commuters get a new means of transport to work

Driverless buses are part of a program held in the Greek city of Trikala, starting this summer, but so far have been tested without passengers. Last Saturday, the Greeks were able to travel by bus autonomously, that might be safer and more effective...
by We care about your travel on Jun 28, 2016

Royal Afternoon Tea at Browns Brassiere & Bar, Birmingham

I do not know if I have ever said this before, but I love afternoon tea. I think it is the perfect mix of both sweet and savoury goodies and is great to be eaten at anytime and not just for special occasions. A special occasion is a good excuse thoug...
by Jo's Kitchen on Jun 14, 2016


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