Artist Tessa Farmer Discusses Battling Anxiety and Depression

Artist Tessa Farmer Discusses Battling Anxiety and Depression

Kirsty Bosley  11.10.2016
It was World Mental Health Day on Monday, and it has opened up a dialogue about a subject that just doesn't seem to be talked about nearly...
Beyond Bars: Taking Prisoners Seriously

Beyond Bars: Taking Prisoners Seriously

Nadia Butt  20.09.2016
Debating Matters Beyond Bars was something positive to focus on with real meaning and purpose. I have no proof that this will have an impact...
Expats Move Up The Career Ladder In The UK

Expats Move Up The Career Ladder In The UK

Dean Blackburn  19.09.2016
There are many dreams and aspirations expats hope to realise during their time abroad: improve their quality of life, pursue a new challenge...
Labour MP Gives Anti-Corbyn Interview, Changes His Tune When Jeremy Shows Up

Labour MP Gives Anti-Corbyn Interview, Changes His Tune When Jeremy Shows Up

Chris York  19.08.2016
You may well have noticed already but if not, the Labour party is a little bit divided at the moment. The collective infighting was encapsulated...
What's In A Name?

What's In A Name?

Maggy Whitehouse  20.07.2016
Getting someone's name right is not rocket science; it just requires a slight amount of observation. Anyone else who has an unusual spelling...

The Five Best Gluten-Free Restaurants in Birmingham

Jenna Downes  10.07.2016
Not long ago I shared my guide to a Not long ago I shared my guide to a Gluten Free London Yet, there's plenty of options beyond the big...
Depression: On Finally Owning My Truth

Depression: On Finally Owning My Truth

Jayne Hardy  6.07.2016
I left a part of me on the stage that day - that part was made up of fear, shame and an unwillingness to accept me for me. It took a while,...
#RefugeesWelcome in Birmingham

#RefugeesWelcome in Birmingham

Ciara Cohen-Ennis  5.07.2016
The 20th-26th June marked Refugee Week. Many events took place over the course of the week to celebrate refugees in Birmingham, such as...
Neo-Nazi Stickers Distress Cardiff Residents

Neo-Nazi Stickers Distress Cardiff Residents

Ciara Cohen-Ennis  4.07.2016
I, personally, am the descendant of Jewish Polish immigrants who escaped the Nazis in the Second World War. To see Neo-Nazi propaganda...

The Best of Birmingham

Mike Gerrard  10.06.2016
There are several reasons to believe you may not like Birmingham, Alabama's largest city. When it was founded in 1871 it was named not...
Birmingham Pub Bombings Inquests Ordered To Be Re-Opened

Birmingham Pub Bombings Inquests Ordered To Be Re-Opened

Sarah Ann Harris  1.06.2016
A senior coroner has ordered fresh inquests into the deaths of 21 people in the Birmingham pub bombings in 1974. Louise Hunt,...
Students Fight for Veggie and Vegan Options at University

Students Fight for Veggie and Vegan Options at University

Ciara Cohen-Ennis  31.05.2016
2016 is the biggest ever year for vegans, with brands such as Quorn releasing egg-free products, Guinness planning to create a vegan beer,...
The Fantastic Fertility Fest

The Fantastic Fertility Fest

Kate Brian  29.05.2016
The wide array of artists had produced an amazing range of different work charting their own responses to their experiences of fertility...
Five Arrests In UK Linked To Brussels And Paris Attacks

Five Arrests In UK Linked To Brussels And Paris Attacks

Kathryn Snowdon  15.04.2016
Five people from Birmingham have been arrested as part of an international anti-terror inquiry in the wake of the Paris and Brussels attacks. Three...