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Old October 17th, 2019, 12:21 AM   #1
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Dunno where Nat Exp could relocate too

Shedkm are the masterplan architects (https://www.shedkm.co.uk/shedkm-appo...od-birmingham/). An outline app will arrive early next year according to the link.



Consultation lasts from 3pm till 9 & is located at Dig Brew - 43 River Street, just off Fazeley St
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Old October 17th, 2019, 07:03 PM   #2
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shedkm have been appointed to do the masterplan of this.

https://www.shedkm.co.uk/shedkm-appo...od-birmingham/
Wow, some really clean projects by these guys, including our very own Fort Dunlop, looking forward to seeing what they come up with, I don’t think we’ll see higher than 15FL here though.
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Old October 18th, 2019, 04:51 PM   #3
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Dunno where Nat Exp could relocate too

Shedkm are the masterplan architects (https://www.shedkm.co.uk/shedkm-appo...od-birmingham/). An outline app will arrive early next year according to the link.



Consultation lasts from 3pm till 9 & is located at Dig Brew - 43 River Street, just off Fazeley St




























And more importantly, get your thoughts in: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/HUBBirmingham
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Old October 18th, 2019, 06:27 PM   #4
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Can't see much wrong with that at first glance.
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Old October 18th, 2019, 06:56 PM   #5
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More cycle lanes alongside the tram pls
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Old October 18th, 2019, 07:17 PM   #6
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More cycle lanes alongside the tram pls
It would certainly be nice to see them continue alongside the tram through Digbeth and then right up to the bullring. And from there across Smithfield to the national route along the Rea.
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Old October 18th, 2019, 08:21 PM   #7
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It's only early stages but it looks very promising. I hope they do submit an app early next year as they say they will.
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Old October 18th, 2019, 10:13 PM   #8
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That looks absolutely terrific!! Everything you want from considered thinking - using some of the existing fabric, use of the canalside, good communal areas and brickwork innovation.
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Like it so far! I like the idea of Digbeth having its own centre around the custard factory, with developments like this surrounding it.
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Old October 19th, 2019, 02:38 AM   #10
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Really do hope the tram extension to Adderley Street is revived sooner than later, this whole development looks stunning, and the tram connection would link it into and create a whole new city centre district....Bring it on!!!
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Like it so far! I like the idea of Digbeth having its own centre around the custard factory, with developments like this surrounding it.

Agreed, I'm very supportive, couldn't go to the presentation event, but submitted my feedback form.
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Old October 19th, 2019, 03:41 AM   #12
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Yep, get your ideas in folks.
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Old October 19th, 2019, 10:02 AM   #13
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Have to say that this proposal, along with everything that's happening on Broad Street, serves as pretty solid evidence that the tram is driving investment in the city.

As for the scheme itself, it looks very promising, especially bringing some of those unloved canalside locations in Digbeth into use.
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Old October 19th, 2019, 08:21 PM   #14
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Really do hope the tram extension to Adderley Street is revived sooner than later, this whole development looks stunning, and the tram connection would link it into and create a whole new city centre district....Bring it on!!!
I love it when nigeman is happy, it makes the whole forum HAPPY
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Where will all the buses go?
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whilst this proposal looks promising there are a few issues immediately next to the garage on the corner of Liverpool st and adderley st stands a brothel it isn't highlighted on the demolition picture talking to people who work at the garage there have been some real nasty things happening there also on the same st there is a soup kitchen for the homeless there are often fights and lots of people drinking and urinating against the garage i wouldn't want to live in that area the garage along with perrybarr garage will relocate
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From what is there now to this? Incredible
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Old October 20th, 2019, 11:13 PM   #18
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Sits right next to this,

https://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=2214832

Which whatever you think of it is going to completely revolutionise the area. For better or worse.

Will bring thousands of people into the city centre and into Digbeth. I feel like more of the area's character should be retained in the process though.
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cheers Brum X Yes thoughts of this project make me very happy!
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