Birmingham celebrates Black History 
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October is Black History Month around the UK and 2017 marks the 30th anniversary of when it was first celebrated in the UK. Black History Month is a time to reflect on the past but also to celebrate the impact of what Black History has had in the 21st Century.   Birmingham is one of the most diverse cities in the UK [Read more…]

October 2017 Campaign – Going Sober
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Go Sober this October! It’s a near revolutionary, nationwide 28-day stop smoking and drinking campaign, led by Public Health England. ‘Stoptober’ was founded in October 2012 with a long-term aim to support smokers and drinkers throughout England. Many people are right to feel proud this month. Astonishingly, 1 million people a year put down their cigarettes and stop drinking [Read more…]

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Time to get out the steins!
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If you like beer, food, and merrymaking, then the best thing about autumn has got to be Oktoberfest. The Munich Octoberfest is the largest beer and folk festival in the world! It now attracts around six million visitors per year who between them guzzle over seven million litres of beer! The festival is held in [Read more…]