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Introducing Millennium Point, (Eastside), Birmingham

Millennium Point is a mixed used public venue. Home to Thinktank, Birmingham City University and Birmingham Metropolitan College. There used to be an IMAX cinema here. Opened in 2001.


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Edinburgh - A wonderful city with a great mix of modern architecture and historic builds

Here we'd like to introduce you to the wonders of Edinburgh through features, galleries and (to come) maps and tours. 


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Leeds - A wonderful city with a great mix of modern architecture and historic builds

Here we'd like to introduce you to the wonders of Leeds through features, galleries and (to come) maps and tours. 


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Glasgow - A wonderful city with a great mix of modern architecture and historic builds

Here we'd like to introduce you to the wonders of Glasgow through features, galleries and (to come) maps and tours. 


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Birmingham - A wonderful city with a great mix of modern architecture and historic builds

Here we'd like to introduce you to the creativity of Birmingham's architects and the wonderful architecture through features, galleries and maps and tours. 


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Public Art in and across Birmingham

Art is great for the soul and mind! Enjoy this feature with our community of people with passion who love their art and love to showcase what's on show across their city for all to enjoy.


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Introducing Colmore Square (Colmore Business District), Birmingham

Colmore Square is located in the middle of Colmore Circus Queensway between The Wesleyan and One Colmore Square. Between Steelhouse Lane and Colmore Row. The first Metro extension passes it.


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Oxford - A wonderful city with a great mix of modern architecture and historic builds

Here we'd like to introduce you to the wonders of Oxford through features, galleries and (to come) maps and tours. 


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National Trust properties around the West Midlands region

This feature from our community looks at houses and gardens that you can visit in the West Midlands Region that are owned by the National Trust. Take a look, then go and visit.


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Introducing Church Street Square (Colmore Business District), Birmingham

Church Street Square opened in 2012 in the Colmore BID between Edmund St and Cornwall St.


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Introducing Dayus Square (Jewellery Quarter), Birmingham, UK

Dayus Square is located in the Jewellery Quarter. Originally called Albion Square. It was redeveloped in 2012 and named after local author Kathleen Dayus (1903 - 2003).


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Historic demolished buildings in Birmingham

HS2 have demolished the Eagle & Tun, and a few years ago the Fox & Grapes. Other old buildings in the area have been reduced to rubble, such as Island House. Gone, but not forgotten!


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Introducing the BT Tower, Birmingham, UK

The BT Tower is the tallest building in Birmingham. Completed in 1966. Located at 40 Lionel Street in the Jewellery Quarter.


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Introducing Three Brindleyplace, Birmingham, UK

Three Brindleyplace, part of the Argent development and completed in April 1998, is a unique build designed by Greek architects Demetri Porphyrios.


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Introducing Five Brindleyplace, Birmingham, UK

Five Brindleyplace offers 120,000 sq feet of office space, is part of the Argent development at Brindleyplace and the majority of the build is leased by Deutsche Bank.


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Introducing Eleven Brindleyplace, Birmingham, UK

Eleven Brindleyplace is a 13 storey office build designed by architects Glenn Howells, and completed in June 2009, part of an Argent development in Brindleyplace.


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Introducing The Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Birmingham, UK

The Birmingham Rep as it is commonly known moved into its now home in Centenary Square in 1971. Since then it has seen a number of refurbishments and extensions as the Square has developed.


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Introducing The International Convention Centre (The ICC), Birmingham, UK

The ICC, designed by Percy Thomas, is the city's major conference venue and was opened by Queen Elizabeth II in April 1991.


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Introducing The Wesleyan, Birmingham, UK

The Wesleyan is located at Colmore Square, Birmingham B4 6AR and was built between 1988 to 1991 for the Wesleyan and General Assurance Society. 


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Introducing Beetham Tower, Birmingham, UK

Beetham Tower, home to Radisson Hotel, and located at 10 Holloway Circus was completed in January 2006. It is named after the developers Beetham. 


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Introducing The Golden Square (Jewellery Quarter), Birmingham, UK

The Golden Square is located between Vyse Street and Warstone Lane in the Jewellery Quarter.


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Introducing Old Joe (University of Birmingham), Birmingham, UK

Old Joe is the tallest free standing clock tower in the world is located at the University of Birmingham. Built from 1900-08.


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Introducing Arena Birmingham, Birmingham, UK

The National Indoor Arena opened in Birmingham in 1991. It's been called Utilita Arena Birmingham since April 2020.


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Introducing Newhall Square (Jewellery Quarter), Birmingham

Newhall Square is located on Newhall Street in the Jewellery Quarter near the Birmingham & Fazeley Canal.


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Introducing Birmingham Wildlife Conservation Park, Birmingham

Located near Cannon Hill Park on the Pershore Road in Edgbaston, this was formerly the Birmingham Nature Centre. Entrance building used to be the Birmingham Natural History Museum.


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