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St+Thomas+Peace+Garden+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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St Thomas Peace Garden - A Birmingham Gem!

St Thomas' Peace Garden (the Peace Gardens) is a small public park, situated in Birmingham on Bath Row. The site of St Thomas's Church which was destroyed in the Blitz.

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Eastside+City+Park+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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Eastside City Park - A Birmingham Gem!

Eastside City Park is a 6.75 acre urban park located in the Eastside district of Birmingham City Centre. It opened in 2012. Home of Millennium Point, The Woodman and The Parkside Building

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Manor+Farm+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Manor Farm Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Manor Farm Park, Northfield with its 50 acres of public open space with woodlands, meadows and a lake is most definitely a gem of a green space with so much to enjoy. 

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The+Rotunda%2c+Birmingham%2c+UK+-+City+architecture
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The Rotunda, Birmingham, UK - City architecture

Standing prominently proud in the centre of the City is The Rotunda, completed in 1965. The City skyline views from the top floor serviced apartments are simply stunning!

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Selly+Manor+(and+Minworth+Greaves)+-+Historic+Gems+in+Bournville
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Selly Manor (and Minworth Greaves) - Historic Gems in Bournville

Selly Manor is a timber framed building in Bournville. It was moved to its current site in 1916 by chocolate manufacturer and philanthropist George Cadbury. 

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Bournville - a community of Birmingham

Here we share with our people with passion information on this fasciinating community which is full of history.  

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Lickey+Hills+Country+Park+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Lickey Hills Country Park - A wonderful open space!

Lickey Hills has 525 acres and a complex and interesting geology which has created a variety of habitats.

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Edgbaston+Stadium+-+Home+to+Warwickshire+County+Cricket+Club
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Edgbaston Stadium - Home to Warwickshire County Cricket Club

Edgbaston Cricket Ground, also known as the County Ground or Edgbaston Stadium, is based in Birmingham. The home of Warwickshire County Cricket Ground. Was redeveloped during 2010-11

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Swanshurst+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Swanshurst Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Swanshurst Park is situated in Moseley and Billesley, Birmingham. The council bought the fields in 1922 to lay out the park. They were from Ivyhouse Farm and Swanshurst Pool.

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Alexander+Stadium+-+Commonwealth+Games+(2022)+Athletics+Stadium%2c+Perry+Barr%2c+Birmingham
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Alexander Stadium - Commonwealth Games (2022) Athletics Stadium, Perry Barr, Birmingham

The Alexander Stadium located in Perry Barr, just outside the city centre, will host the athletics at the Commonwealth Games (2022) and the opening and closing ceremonies.

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Sutton+Park%2c+Sutton+Coldfield+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Sutton Park, Sutton Coldfield - A wonderful open space!

The heathland in Sutton Park has existed since at least since Roman times. The park is a National Nature Reserve and is one of the largest urban parks in the United Kingdom.  

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Moseley+Park+and+Pool%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Moseley Park and Pool, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Moseley Park & Pool is a private park situated in Moseley, Birmingham between Alcester Road and Salisbury Road. See our feature for more on the park and how to gain access.

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Moseley+Bog%2c+Birmingham+-+A+hidden+Gem!
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Moseley Bog, Birmingham - A hidden Gem!

Moseley Bog is situated in Moseley, Birmingham near the Wake Green Road. The main entrance is on Yardley Wood Road, and it includes Joy's Wood. Which is a local nature reserve.

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The+Hyatt+Regency+Hotel%2c+Birmingham%2c+UK+-+A+City+Gem!
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The Hyatt Regency Hotel, Birmingham, UK - A City Gem!

The 4* Hyatt Regency Hotel, prominently located in the centre of Birmingham with its exquisite blue glass exterior facade, draws considerable admiration from locals and visitors alike.

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+Birmingham+Council+House+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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Birmingham Council House - A Birmingham Gem!

The Birmingham Council House in Victoria Square is home to Birmingham City Council. The original building was built between 1874 and 1879 and is Grade II* listed.

 

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Birmingham+Airport+-+Past%2c+present+and+future
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Birmingham Airport - Past, present and future

Birmingham Airport is the West Midlands regional hub to Europe and to the rest of the World. It is located in the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull close to the A45 and J6 on the M42.

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Sandwell+Valley+Country+Park%2c+West+Midlands+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Sandwell Valley Country Park, West Midlands - A wonderful open space!

Sandwell Valley Country Park is situated in West Bromwich, Sandwell, West Midlands. Here you can find Sandwell Park Farm, the Swan Pool, and the ruins of Sandwell Priory and Sandwell Hall.

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Edgbaston+Reservoir%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Edgbaston Reservoir, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Edgbaston Reservoir was built in 1827 by Thomas Telford as a top up for the Birmingham canal system and is still used for that purpose today.

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The+Gothic+(1-4+Great+Hampton+Street)+-+Placemaking+with+community
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The Gothic (1-4 Great Hampton Street) - Placemaking with community

The Gothic spans three Grade II listed heritage buildings dating back to the late 1870s that pay ultimate homage to its industrious roots.
 

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Victoria+Square+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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Victoria Square - A Birmingham Gem!

Victoria Square was originally called Council House Square, but was re-named to Victoria Square after Queen Victoria in 1901, just 12 days before she passed away.

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Sky high in Birmingham with the city's talented creatives

Together with photographers, artists, poets and all the city's creatives we go up high to capture a city in change in Birmingham. It's amazing! 

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Centenary+Square+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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Centenary Square - A Birmingham Gem!

Centenary Square is located in a prime central position in Birmingham. It is host to many of the City's civic and cultural attractions. It first opened in 1991 and reopened in 2019.

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The+Grand+Hotel+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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The Grand Hotel - A Birmingham Gem!

The Grand Hotel on Colmore Row was built between 1875 and 1879 in the French Renaissance style, and has undergone major renovation. It is Grade II* listed building.

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Three Arena Central, Birmingham - City architecture

Three Arena Central with its geometric glass and metal facades will be a stunning complement to the Arena Central complex in an outstanding central business location.

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The+Roundhouse+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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The Roundhouse - A Birmingham Gem!

The Roundhouse is a 19th century canal-side stables and stores that has been transformed into a hub from which to explore the city 

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