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New finds discovered in Staffordshire Hoard field

By on 18/12/2012 in News with 0 Comments

More buried objects have been uncovered in a field where the Staffordshire Hoard was unearthed three years ago. Archaeologists working for Staffordshire County Council and English Heritage made the discovery when they were on site following the recent ploughing of the same field at Hammerwich, near Lichfield. Approximately 90 pieces of gold and silver have […]

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Birmingham Museums Trust announces board of trustees

By on 16/07/2012 in Leader, News with 0 Comments

Today, interim Chairman Len Clark announces a new impressive board of trustees for Birmingham Museums Trust. After advertising, over 60 expressions of interest were received. The selected trustees bring a wide range of skills and experience to the board and a passionate enthusiasm for the collections and sites managed by the new trust. The Birmingham […]

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Weekend events in Birmingham – May 26-27

By on 26/05/2012 in Culture, News with 0 Comments

Looking for something to do in Birmingham this weekend? Try one of the suggestions below. Keep fit at your nearest leisure centre http://bit.ly/dO68DN Community Sports Events http://www.birminghamourgames.co.uk/ Visit one of our wonderful parks http://bit.ly/f2sFxF Children’s Lives – An exhibition of children’s lives (Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery) March 24 – June 10 http://bit.ly/uDeP6H Style Africa […]

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Weekend events in Birmingham – May 19-20

By on 19/05/2012 in Culture, News with 0 Comments

Looking for something to do in Birmingham this weekend? Try one of the suggestions below. Keep fit at your nearest leisure centre http://bit.ly/dO68DN Community Sports Events http://www.birminghamourgames.co.uk/ Visit one of our wonderful parks http://bit.ly/f2sFxF Children’s Lives – An exhibition of children’s lives (Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery) March 24 – June 10 http://bit.ly/uDeP6H Style Africa […]

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Weekend events in Birmingham – April 21-22

By on 21/04/2012 in Culture, News with 0 Comments

Looking for something to do in Birmingham this weekend? Try one of the suggestions below. Keep fit at your nearest leisure centre http://bit.ly/dO68DN Community Sports Events http://www.birminghamourgames.co.uk/ Visit one of our wonderful parks http://bit.ly/f2sFxF Children’s Lives – An exhibition of children’s lives (Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery) March 24 – June 10 http://bit.ly/uDeP6H Style Africa […]

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Weekend events in Birmingham – April 14-15

By on 14/04/2012 in Culture, News with 0 Comments

Looking for something to do in Birmingham this weekend? Try one of the suggestions below. Keep fit at your nearest leisure centre http://bit.ly/dO68DN Community Sports Events http://www.birminghamourgames.co.uk/ Visit one of our wonderful parks http://bit.ly/f2sFxF Children’s Lives – An exhibition of children’s lives (Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery) March 24 – June 10 http://bit.ly/uDeP6H Style Africa […]

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Weekend events in Birmingham – March 24-25

By on 24/03/2012 in Culture, News with 0 Comments

Looking for something to do in Birmingham this weekend? Try one of the suggestions below. Keep fit at your nearest leisure centre http://bit.ly/dO68DN Community Sports Events http://www.birminghamourgames.co.uk/ Visit one of our wonderful parks http://bit.ly/f2sFxF Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Diamond Jubilee Celebration (Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery) January 13 – March 25 http://bit.ly/sCP2hS […]

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Children’s Lives exhibition

By on 22/03/2012 in Culture, News with 0 Comments

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Dates: 24 March - 10 June 2012 Children's Lives will be the first exhibition in the UK to trace the changing nature of childhood from the 18th century to the present day, through fine art, photography, film, objects, toys, sound archives and documentary sources.  The exhibition and related activities are […]

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Museum seeks Bullring tales

By on 19/03/2012 in Culture, News with 1 Comment

Do you recall Birmingham's Bullring in the 1960s? Have you witnessed its dramatic transformation in recent years? If the answer to both questions is yes, you could secure a place in the city's history later this week as Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery staff put the finishing touches to an exciting oral history project As […]

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Weekend events in Birmingham – March 17-18

By on 17/03/2012 in Culture, News with 0 Comments

Looking for something to do in Birmingham this weekend? Try one of the suggestions below. Keep fit at your nearest leisure centre http://bit.ly/dO68DN Community Sports Events http://www.birminghamourgames.co.uk/ Visit one of our wonderful parks http://bit.ly/f2sFxF Ten Drawings by Leonardo da Vinci: A Diamond Jubilee Celebration (Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery) January 13 – March 25 http://bit.ly/sCP2hS […]

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