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Some of these scam companies have been setting up cloned website to look like the original. It happened to Brewin Dolphin the investment managers. So do check and don’t rush. If it sounds too good to be true it is.
Welcome to Birmingham History forum. There is indeed a St Phillips Churchyard in Birmingham, St Phillips being Birmingham cathedral. Unfortunately6, there are over 80 thousand burials in this churchyard, so unless John Edwards had a significant grave marker or monument, its unlikely...
Sounds like an interesting project, maybe you can post a few phots of your work as it progresses. There are most certainly a lot of members here who will be able to help with their memories of he area too.
Druids Heath is certainly worth a look at. The estate became a Tennant Management Organisation (TMO) in the 90’s, but never attracted the funding that Castle Vale, Bloomsbury or Lee Bank were given. Consequently, very little regeneration took place.
Certainty worth a look at the Large Panel...
Queens Tower, South Tower, High Tower and Home Tower have undergone three significant modernisation programmes.
One in the late 80’s to remove the district heating system in Queens Tower and install individual gas boilers in each dwelling. PVCu windows were also fitted.
The second started in...
I have been a lifetime lover of social housing. Living and working in Birmingham I have seen significant changes in social housing.
If you have specific questions about particular tower blocks or estates, then ask here.
If you want a generic overview, then this site is excellent.
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