Eid in Kings Heath 2024; 30th June, All Saints Square

Eid in Kings Heath 2024

June 6, 2024

Eid al-Adha  or ‘big Eid’ is one of the most important events for Muslims around the world. With our own large and diverse Muslim community in Kings Heath and surrounding areas of Birmingham, it’s only right that the celebration brings the whole community together to celebrate this important event together, whether personally religious or not. […]

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Father’s Day in Kings Heath 2024

June 5, 2024

We understand that Father’s Day can be a difficult topic for some. This blog contains information regarding Father’s Day and we wanted to make you aware so that you have the choice as to whether or not you would like to continue reading. Looking for the perfect gift for your dad this Father’s Day? The […]

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Jobs in Kings Heath – 4th June

June 4, 2024

BikePro The independent bike sales and repair shop BikePro Racing are looking for a Salesperson for the shop. If this is the job for you, get in contact on 0121 608 8899 or email info@bikeproracing.net. CHAI-RA CHAI-RA coffee house are looking for a barista to join their team at the cosy coffee shop on the […]

Kings Heath BID Networking Event May 2024

May 30, 2024

Last Thursday, the BID hosted its spring Networking Event, presented by Andy Doodles, hosted in the back room at The Station, with catering generously provided by RES Accountants. Continuing with our mission to make networking fun and different, the theme for this event was ‘caricature speed-dating’. The event kicked off with Andy, local artist and […]

Kings Heath and Brandwood Litter Pickers Summer Newsletter

May 23, 2024

The Kings Heath and Brandwood Litter Pickers have been busy over the last few months and have just sent out their latest newsletter. Featuring a report from the chair as usual, as well as a report from our very own BID Manager Matt, you can download and read the newsletter here. As ever, if you […]

Jobs in Kings Heath – 8th May

May 8, 2024

Chef at All Saints Centre All Saints Centre are in the middle of an exciting redevelopment, and have a fantastic opportunity for a Chef to at the refurbished community restaurant. They welcome new ideas and an entrepreneurial approach. This is planned as an initial 12 month full-time contract, but they can consider options to suit […]

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The Fight to Keep Kings Heath Clean

May 1, 2024

Have you ever wondered how we manage to keep the streets clean in Kings Heath? The battle to keep the area free of tags is a constant one – but luckily we have a team of brave volunteers and some high-tech gadgets to back them up! The leader of this crack team of graffiti-removers is […]

Jobs in Kings Heath – 2nd April

April 2, 2024

Light Restaurant and Lounge The new restaurant from the people behind Kofo African Caribbean Supermarket on the High Street are looking for a manager, 2 security guards, 5 waiters and a DJ. If you’re interested in any of these roles, contact kaffy@thelightrestaurantandlounge.co.uk. Bodycare This High Street shop is looking for a store assistant, for a part […]

Hidden Gems: A Painted Room

March 27, 2024

Tucked between How Brave is the Wren and The Vintage Stop, on Kings Heath’s York Road, is A Painted Room. This pretty little store specialising in chalk paint and home décor is a fairly recent addition to the area, having opened in 2021 after moving down the road from Moseley when their former premises flooded. […]

Mothers Day in Kings Heath 2024

March 5, 2024

This Sunday is Mother’s Day, so why not take your mom out for lunch or dinner at her favourite local restaurant, bar or café? If that’s not your vibe, we’ve also got some tips for finding gifts in the local area, or experiences the two of you can share. Byzantium Byzantium are happy to announce […]

Jobs in Kings Heath – 1st March

March 1, 2024

Air Nation Air Nation are looking for people to join their team! Send your CV to khmanager@airnation.co.uk to apply. Bonmarché Bonmarché on the High Street are looking for a new store manager. Contact them on 01214 411 131 to find out more. Oxfam Oxfam Kings Heath are looking for a part-time deputy shop manager, for […]

Kings Heath and Brandwood Litter Pickers Spring Newsletter

February 29, 2024

The Kings Heath and Brandwood Litter Pickers have been busy over the last few months and have just sent out their latest newsletter. Featuring a report from the chair as usual, as well as a story from Colmore School, you can download and read the newsletter here. As ever, if you would like to get […]

Spring Cleaning in Kings Heath

February 29, 2024

With the sudden reappearance of Creme Eggs in the supermarket, as well as the first shoots making their way out the ground, one thing is clear; spring is on its way. As the weather starts to turn, what better time is there to get your spring clean on? We’ve found some of the best businesses […]

Kings Heath BID Networking Event February 2024

February 22, 2024

Yesterday, Kings Heath BID hosted its first Networking Event of 2024, and it was a great success! In true Kings Heath style, we didn’t go for a formal dinner, but got active with an amazing circus skills workshop courtesy of Joe from CircusMASH! He took us through various circus skills from juggling to aerial silks, […]

Birmingham Palestine Weekender

February 19, 2024

We are witnessing a humanitarian catastrophe in Gaza. Local venues in Kings Heath have partnered with Kings Heath United Against Racism to create an event to raise funds and show solidarity with the people of Gaza. Taking place on the 30th-31st March, the Birmingham Palestine Weekender will feature live bands, DJ sets, spoken word, storytelling, […]

Hidden Gems: Top Banana

February 15, 2024

Top Banana was vintage before vintage was cool. It was on York Road before York Road was cool. But what actually is Top Banana? I talked to Amanda, who has worked in the shop for over a decade, to find out what makes it tick. Top Banana was founded by Kevin Lyne over 20 years […]

Queensbridge School Event Sponsorship Opportunity

February 12, 2024

Queensbridge School are looking for sponsors for their brand new annual awards ceremony. Queensbridge is dedicated to providing a learning environment in which all their students can thrive in all areas of life; academically, personally and socially. As part of this, they are this year, for the first time, putting on an awards ceremony in […]

February Half Term in Kings Heath

February 8, 2024

Half term always comes around so quick! If you’re still on the lookout for somewhere in Kings Heath to take the kids on a day out this week, or maybe a club they can go to while you’re at work, we’ve put together this short guide for all ages. Hickory Dickory’s Perfect for your young […]

Valentine’s in Kings Heath Guide 2024

February 1, 2024

There’s only 2 weeks to go until Valentine’s day – and if you want to have a romantic date with, or find a special Valentine’s gift for, that special someone in your life, then you need look no further than Kings Heath! For this special day, we’ve picked out our top local picks for dates […]

Lunar New Year in Kings Heath 2024

February 1, 2024

A very happy lunar new year to all those who celebrate! The 10th of February 2024 is the Lunar New Year (aka Chinese New Year, although it is also celebrated in Korea and Vietnam), so if you’d like to celebrate the start of the Year of the Dragon in style, or simply support some of […]