Handsworth Self Portrait: 40 Years On – Coming soon to MAC!

40 years ago more than 500 people stopped by in Handsworth to take part in this ground-breaking ‘selfie’ project.

#YourLifeMatters Summit 2018 to bring together young people, families and services in the city

First Class Legacy and West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner are hosting this year's #YourLifeMatters summit on 30th August in central Birmingham. In the context of increasing youth crime and violence across the UK, this...

New initiative sees return of old Sunday car boot

A new initiative sees the return of the old Sunday boot sale in the Heart of Birmingham City Centre. Birmingham Sunday Share is being run as a partnership between The Active Wellbeing Society and Friction...

Refugee Week: What’s on in Brum?

Refugee Week is taking place this year from 18-24 June. Here are some of the key events taking place in the city:

Hospice to host glittering charity ball 

Birmingham’s John Taylor Hospice is inviting people and businesses to join its Glitter Ball which raises funds to support local families. The event, which includes a drinks reception, fabulous three course meal and live entertainment,...

Midland Mencap to deliver ‘Parkride’ family cycling project

Four out of five primary school children do not get the recommended amount of daily exercise of 60 minutes a day, and are missing out on the benefits it brings - and children from low income families are most likely to do very little physical activity.