Cadbury Chocolate Bars

Have your say: Restricting promotions of food linked to childhood obesity

The Government has launched a 12-week consultation on proposals to restrict retailers using promotions thought to cause excessive consumption of high in fat, salt and sugar (HFSS) food and drink by children. The...

If you’re thinking Tryanuary over Dry January here is where to head

Although giving up alcohol for the month is commendable, it can have a deep impact on businesses across the West Midlands for the months to come.  Given that January can be...

Bonehead meets Bowie this weekend as fried chicken joint host tribute to the Starman

The Lower Severn Street location is hosting a weekend dedicated to one of the most ground-breaking musicians the world has seen, celebrating what would have been the star’s 72nd birthday, which...

Celebrate Burns Night indulging in a traditional Scottish feast at The Old Joint Stock...

A night of authentic Scottish foods and entertainment awaits you in a perfectly fitting venue – The Old Joint Stock, on 25th January. Take your place along the picturesque balcony and let the...

Banish the blues this weekend with a bottomless brunch at Urban Emporiums

Maybe you’re exhausted following the festive season, maybe you didn’t manage much time off during the Christmas period, whatever the reason, you deserve a treat, and Urban Emporiums have got you! Reserve...

Let Malmaison help you smash those looming New Year’s resolutions

  Get in touch with old friends. All too often our busy, modern lifestyles can overtake what is truly important. Luckily, Christmas is always here to remind us to take time out...

How to make a festive version of Ross’s famous Moistmaker

Ok, so we are aware that Ross’ Moistmaker sandwich was actually made from Monica’s Thanksgiving leftovers but we thought we’d get inventive and make a Christmas themed one of our own. We’re...

Three flexible festive bevvies for those who may or may not wish to drink...

Fruity Mulled Apple Juice 1litre of apple juice. Strips of orange and lemon peel. 1 cinnamon stick. 2 cloves. Pinch of grated ginger. Pinch of grated nutmeg. Honey to taste.   Add a glug of spiced rum to make for...

If you’re still lacking a dose of Christmas spirit here are a few things...

Catch a Christmas flick. With any luck this weekend will be a quiet one for you, considering you have all your presents wrapped and ready, yes? If so catch a Christmas movie....
Mince Pies on a plate at Christmas

Santa Claus to consume 141,740 mince pies in Birmingham this Christmas

Santa's famous red suit will be straining at the seams this Christmas thanks to the generosity of boys and girls in Birmingham. Everyone's favourite jolly old fellow will be tucking into an...

SOCIAL

297,588FansLike
54,350FollowersFollow
236,211FollowersFollow

THIS WEEK ON BU - EMAIL

Sign up today to receive a weekly news round up from Birmingham Updates, plus things happening on the weekend, direct to your inbox.

You will receive an email to your mailbox, please follow the link to confirm you want to receive our weekly email.

Click here to read our privacy policy

FACEBOOK

TWITTER