New Futures for Birmingham`s Historic Buildings

Volunteers’ Week

Posted June 1st, 2014 by Sarah Hayes with 3 Comments

The research team have been getting to know the likes of ‘Mr Salt’ and other Newman Brothers’ employees through the many documents discovered in the company archive. Tomorrow marks the start of Volunteers’ Week, which gives us the opportunity at The Coffin Works ...

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The Smith and Pepper Factory

Posted April 5th, 2014 by Katie Hughes with 14 Comments

In the heart of the Jewellery Quarter nestled in-between the rows of Jewellers shops is a factory frozen in time exhibiting traditional methods of Jewellery making and production. The building and its contents are a physical reminder of Birmingham’s industrial past and the ...

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Some links for April 19th through to April 25th

Posted April 25th, 2010 by Birmingham Conservation Trust with No Comments

These are our links for April 19th through April 25th: 1940 Britain's Finest Hour – 1940 was Britain’s first full year of war. It was not only the year that the country’s very existence was threatened, it was also – as Churchill ...

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Links for February 21st through to March 2nd

Posted March 2nd, 2010 by Birmingham Conservation Trust with No Comments

These are our links for February 21st through March 2nd: MADE – Talking cities lecture series – “MADE’s thought provoking lecture series, supported by Cudos and Birmingham Architectural Association, kicks off on 11th March with a talk by Irena Bauman, Bauman Lyons ...

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