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Old May 13th, 2015, 03:26 PM   #381
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This is a general question... I was in Brum on the weekend. On my way home from my comfy Virgin Trains seat leaving New Street, I noticed that next to the University is a HUGE plot of.. wasteland? Like a huge concrete car-park. Is there any plans for this area?
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Old May 13th, 2015, 03:46 PM   #382
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The site of the HS2 station



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Old May 13th, 2015, 04:00 PM   #383
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Oh wow brilliant! Good to know, thanks!
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Old May 13th, 2015, 07:52 PM   #384
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It used to be where the Curzon St station was in the 19th century, the entrance building is still there.

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curzo...ailway_station
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Old May 14th, 2015, 03:56 PM   #385
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It used to be where the Curzon St station was in the 19th century, the entrance building is still there.

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curzo...ailway_station
Brilliant! Thanks. I hope they include this into the new scheme... I'm not too familiar with the HS2 Plans yet.
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Old May 14th, 2015, 04:28 PM   #386
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PLEASE be the top render.
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Old May 14th, 2015, 04:55 PM   #387
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PLEASE be the top render.
I like the top one best too. Looks a'lot more expensive though.
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Old May 17th, 2015, 01:29 PM   #388
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103 COLMORE ROW

Revised illustrations have been issued of the redevelopment of 103 Colmore Row in the business district of Birmingham city centre:-

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Old May 17th, 2015, 04:30 PM   #389
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I like the top one best too. Looks a'lot more expensive though.
The Birmingham Central station has been allocated 1 billion to be constructed. The Birmingham international by the airport around 500million.
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Old May 19th, 2015, 12:51 AM   #390
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BIRMINGHAM UNIVERSITY SPORTS CENTRE

Progress on Birmingham University's new sports centre:-

B'ham Uni Sports Centre by Ade, on Flickr

B'ham Uni Sports Centre by Ade, on Flickr


http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/universi...tre/index.aspx
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Old May 20th, 2015, 12:43 AM   #391
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BIRMINGHAM UNIVERSITY - THE VALE

Two recent photos of Birmingham University's student accommodation development at The Vale in Edgbaston:-

The Vale by Ade, on Flickr

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http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/undergra...ent-News-.aspx
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Old May 20th, 2015, 11:46 PM   #392
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ICentrum Building

Progress on the iCentrum Building at the Birmingham Science Park, which will be a tech industry start-up incubator:-

iCentrum Building by Ade, on Flickr




http://www.techworld.com/startups/bi...bator-3593519/
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Old May 22nd, 2015, 01:53 AM   #393
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ARENA CENTRAL

Birmingham Post newspaper update on the on-going demolition at the Arena Central site in Birmingham city centre:-



http://www.birminghampost.co.uk/busi...p-high-9289377

http://www.arena-central.com/
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Old May 24th, 2015, 11:53 AM   #394
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BIRMINGHAM UNIVERSITY - NEW LIBRARY

Progress on the construction of the new library at Birmingham University's Edgbaston campus:-

B'ham Uni Library by Ade, on Flickr

B'ham Uni Library by Ade, on Flickr



http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/universi...rary-blog.aspx
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Old May 24th, 2015, 01:10 PM   #395
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Birmingham: the city of modern libraries.
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Old May 26th, 2015, 11:49 PM   #396
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BIRMINGHAM CITY UNIVERSITY - CURZON BUILDING

A couple of photos showing progress on finishing off the exterior of Birmingham City University's Curzon Building:-

The lion on the top left of the red fins has been done in black to reflect BCU's re-branded logo, instead of gold as in the renders.

BCU Phase 2 by Ade, on Flickr

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Old May 28th, 2015, 01:12 AM   #397
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You do a great job updating the thread Bournville. Keep up the good work.
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Old May 28th, 2015, 11:18 PM   #398
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GRAND CENTRAL BIRMINGHAM

Here are a couple of recent photos of the Grand Central redevelopment, which covers New St train station, the new John Lewis department store and the shopping centre above the station:-

Grand Central/New St station by Ade, on Flickr

Grand Central/New St station by Ade, on Flickr



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Old May 29th, 2015, 11:34 PM   #399
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PEBBLE MILL

A couple of recent photos of the new Birmingham Dental Hospital and Birmingham University's School of Dentistry at Pebble Mill, Edgbaston, which are due to open in Autumn 2015:-

Pebble Mill by Ade, on Flickr

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http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/universi...ng/dental.aspx
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Old June 1st, 2015, 12:25 AM   #400
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NO 1 EASTSIDE LOCKS

Progress on the No. 1 Eastside Locks student accommodation scheme for Birmingham City University's Eastside campus:-

No 1 Eastside Locks by Ade, on Flickr



No 1 Eastside Locks by Ade, on Flickr




http://www.no1eastsidelocks.co.uk/news/
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