Hold the dates — for these very special City Drive events

Hold the dates for these very special City Drive 2019 events…

WHAT: Jewellery Quarter Music Walk
WHEN: Wed, 10 April 2019, 11am to 1pm; COST: £5.92 (inc booking fee)
WHERE: Jewellery Quarter, 16 Frederick St, Birmingham B1 3HE

Jez Collins — historic music scene walk, Jewellery Qtr, Birmingham

Join Jez Collins, founder of the Birmingham Music Archive, for a music-themed walking tour of Birmingham’s historic Jewellery Quarter. Jez has over 20 years’ experience as a social and cultural entrepreneur in the creative and music industries in Birmingham.

This two-hour walk will reveal some of the hidden stories, spaces and places of Birmingham’s music history and heritage in the Jewellery Quarter.

Visit the site where Robert Plant jammed with touring bands and… Where a young David Bowie would suggest the formation of one the great Birmingham bands… Where the notorious Kray twins were sent packing back to London… Hear the story of the most violent gig ever to take place in the UK.

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WHAT: The Ethical Wedding Fair
WHEN: Sat 13th April 2019, 11am to 4pm; COST: Free entrance
WHERE: Blakesley Hall Museum, Blakesley Road, Birmingham B25 8RN

Certainly not your ordinary wedding fair — the Ethical Wedding Fair

This most definitely is not your typical wedding fair. It isn’t about throw-away, disposable weddings. The Ethical Wedding Fair will help you design an alternative wedding that is socially and environmentally conscious, that supports small, local businesses and social enterprises that do good for both people and planet.

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Birmingham UK. Freelance research, evaluation and policy consultant specialising in social enterprise and the third sector. I maintain the BSSEC blog and website

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