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Four new Metro trams were put into service today on the Snow Hill / Wolverhampton line. I think they are a great success! Continue reading
Digbeth is the scene for the City of Colours – Birmingham Street Art Festival 2014 which begins this Saturday, 6 September. Continue reading
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More information has now become available from Centro on the proposed “Sprint” Rapid Transport System. The following has been gleaned from published literature and from Centro personnel. Continue reading
Due to the recent sad death of the Police and Crime Commissioner, Bob Jones, an election will take place on Thursday 21 August throughout the West Midlands police force area. Continue reading
Centro has announced plans for a bus-type rapid transport system to run along the No9 bus route from Colmore Row along Broad Street and Hagley Road up to Quinton. This could be operational by 2016. Continue reading
At 1pm on Saturday 2 August the people of Birmingham helped commemorate the centenary of WW1 by creating a monument of ice figures. Continue reading
In August 2013 their bid for a Department for Transport Cycle City Ambition Grant was successful. They obtained a grant of £17million which they have topped from their own funding to deliver cycling improvements worth £24.3million.
This money will be used to make it easier and safer for people to cycle in the city and enables the BCC to deliver the first phase of the Birmingham Cycle Revolution. Continue reading