December 31, 2015

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At the Flix with @Timmy666 – the best of 2015

Hello one and all. Welcome to this week’s #AtTheFlix. This week is all about my favourite films of the year, along with some honourable mentions and a few I missed along the way. What were yours? Top 10 Inside Out Carol 45 Years Brooklyn The Martian Mad Max: Fury Road Songs of the Sea Ex […]

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February 12, 2016

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At The Flix with @Timmy666

Welcome to this week’s At The Flix. In a busy week, we look at Marvel’s latest comic adventure Deadpool, observe Will Smith fighting the cause for medical advancement, bask in the fashionista glory that is the return of Derek Zealander, observe a mashup of Jane Austen and zombies and realise that Ralph Fiennes can really dance! Deadpool […]

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February 1, 2016

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Meet the Artist: Liskbot

From Pablo Picasso and Vincent Van Gogh, to Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin and Banksy. We all have our favourite artists – and we all have our from styles of art. Those who enjoy a Rembrandt may not necessarily like work by Shepard Fairey or other street artists. Me, I do. I’m a big fan of […]

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January 31, 2016

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At The Flix with @Timmy666

  Greetings one and all! Welcome to this week’s trawl through all things cinematic and hitting the screens in Brum this week. Spotlight (15) Todd McCarthy’s passionate portrayal and appreciation of the work of Spotlight, an investigative journalism team of the Boston Globe, is brought to the fore in an old-school procedural style. The Spotlight team […]

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January 28, 2016

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If I Ruled The World ……. by Gemma Cordon

 The If I Ruled The World Trail Ideal for: Bus nerds and budding thespians Avoid if: you don’t like sitting down or standing up for long prolonged periods Bring // You’ll need: wide eyes Terrain: practically all of Birmingham! The start: Backstage Tour – Birmingham REP Theatre Culture is king in my world. See where […]

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January 23, 2016

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At The Flix with @Timmy666

Welcome to this week’s trawl through all things cinematic and hitting the screens in Brum this weekend. After last week’s tranche of awards season contenders, what will this week bring? The Big Short (15) This week’s biggest release, this adaptation of Michael Lewis’s non-fiction best seller, provides a dark satirical take on the financial crash. […]

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January 20, 2016

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Recipe: Deep South Ribs

Good day to you Brummies, and welcome back. An announcement.  As you may be aware, Birmingham Favourites is slowing down it’s production.  This is for several reasons. Firstly, we agree that it has served it’s purpose in getting the ball rolling, in highlighting the best of the city.  Secondly, we all need to move on to […]

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January 18, 2016

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Knife & Fork: (Curried) Hen and Chickens

  I often used to pass the Hen and Chickens pub on Constitution Hill – and keep walking. It was one of those places which, regardless of which name it was trading under, was not exactly enticing any time I walked past during the past twenty years. However, some months ago, a fellow Tweeter – […]

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January 15, 2016

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At the Flix with @Timmy666

Hello one and all. Welcome to this week’s #AtTheFlix, your weekly fix on what is coming out this week. This is a very strong week, with a number of this week’s releases having a definitive air of awards season. Yet there’s more than that as well. Let’s take a peek shall we… The Revenant (15) […]

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January 12, 2016

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Make Cleaning Your Home Easier With Old Wives Cleaning Tips

When it comes to cleaning our homes, we all have our own ways of doing it. Some of us will tackle one room at a time, others will polish everywhere and then vacuum. However you clean your house, wouldn’t it be great if you had a few tips and tricks to make the process quicker […]

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January 7, 2016

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At The Flix with @Timmy666

Happy New Year! Welcome to the first #AtTheFlix of the New Year! As the countdown to awards season approaches, so expect a number of films that are just Oscar worthy versus those that are a little bit more Oscar bait! It’s a quiet week in terms of mainstream releases this week following a busy Christmas […]

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