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, […]

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 […]

The WKHNDR with Revuie

October 30, 2023

Who are Revuie? Kings Heath BID is partnering with Birmingham-based hospitality review app, Revuie. Revuie are looking to authenticate reviews for bars and restaurants, starting with Birmingham. Every review must include a photo or video of the restaurant, and can include a 140 characters to let others know about the place in a nutshell. They […]

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What’s On – Halloween in Kings Heath 2023

October 23, 2023

Halloween in Kings Heath Looking for some spooky activities for the little ones this half term? Or in the mood for some seasonal dress-up yourself? Look no further than these amazing events for all ages taking place in and around Kings Heath. Halloween for kids… The Pumpkin Challenge 28th Oct – 5th Nov: Take part […]

Brum Rocks

October 20, 2023

Misfits Music, a Moseley based charity, have some opportunities for businesses to get involved in their high profile “Brum Rocks” project. They are offering a range of options to suit all budgets from participating in a free workshop to placing an ad in their show programme, and other advertising and merchandising opportunities. This year they […]

Kings Heath Street Fest Returns!

September 8, 2023

Download Flyers for Kings Heath Street Fest Here!   KINGS HEATH STREET FESTIVAL FINAL POSTER PDF      

Kings Heath United Against Racism: Unity Weekender Festival

May 8, 2023

Kings Heath United Against Racism will be holding a Unity Weekender Festival from Friday 12th May – Sunday 14th May. Members of Kings Heath’s diverse community, including anti-racist activists and local venue owners are coming together under the banner of Kings Heath United Against Racism to ensure racist Islamophobic attacks don’t go unchallenged and to […]

Take Part in the Kings Heath Coronation Competition!

May 2, 2023

To celebrate the Coronation Bank Holiday Weekend, we’ve launched a Crown Decorating Competition! Print your own template or pick one up from our amazing local businesses: SeeSaw Opticians, Armadillo, Hedshed and the Kings Heath Library and decorate your crown however you like, there are no rules, just be creative and have fun! Once the crown […]

Easter in Kings Heath

March 30, 2023

Happy Half Term!  With the Easter holidays upon us and the long Bank Holiday weekend coming up, there’s plenty happening in the Heath!  See our guide to all the Easter events and the places we recommend visiting whether you’re celebrating the two week holiday or the four day break! FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENTS On Bank Holiday […]

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Mother’s Day in Kings Heath

March 16, 2023

Mother’s Day What’s On Your Mother’s Day plans are sorted thanks to the independents of Kings Heath! Take a look at what we’ve got going on for Mother’s Day!   Biscotto Café, Poplar Road Biscotto Café is offering a Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea! The homemade cake specialist has an amazing Greek inspired menu, available as […]

Mother’s Day Gifting and Pampering in Kings Heath!

March 12, 2023

Our independents have everything you need to treat your mum this Mother’s Day. From flowers, cards, jewellery and photo albums to a day of pampering, with facial treatments, massages, nail and hair salons all at your doorstep, you’ll be able to make this Mother’s Day a special one!   FOR GIFTS Enki, High Street Enki […]

February Half Term in Kings Heath

February 15, 2023

The February Half Term is almost here and there is plenty happening in the Heath! Our independents have a whole host of holiday fun for you, no matter how you want to spend your days off. Keep scrolling to see how you can spend your time in Kings Heath this Half Term…   What’s On […]

What’s On this Valentine’s Day

February 8, 2023

It’s Valentine’s season in the Heath and there is plenty happening! Whether you are celebrating with a partner or friends, Kings Heath has everything you need to make the season the most special yet!     Early Bird Bakery Early Bird Bakery is offering a Valentine’s Afternoon Tea for Two. Alongside classic afternoon tea choices, […]

Valentine’s Gifts in Kings Heath (Part One)

February 5, 2023

It’s February and that means Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Get ahead of your gifting with a trip to Kings Heath! The high street is home to independents that have everything you need to make this Valentine’s Day special, whether you’re celebrating with a partner or a friend. Here’s some of our favourite […]

Purple Tuesday

November 1, 2022

November 1st is Purple Tuesday, a global social movement that is successfully improving the customer experience for disabled people and their families all year round. The goal of the initiative is to inspire businesses to promote awareness, develop understanding and implement solutions for better accessibility in customer environments. To further the goal of improving accessibility […]

Half Term in Kings Heath

October 20, 2022

Half Term has arrived and Kings Heath has plenty going on to keep you busy every day. With Halloween just around the corner, our independents are opening their doors with themed events and activities for everyone to enjoy. Halloween Cauldron Trail Looking for a free, family friendly event? Look no further than the Kings Heath […]

Kings Heath Halloween Cauldron Trail

October 20, 2022

Kings Heath is celebrating Halloween and Half Term with our Halloween Cauldron Trail, running from 21st – 31st October! Our friendly neighbourhood witch, Heather, along with her cat Kit, is making a special potion so Halloween can be enjoyed by families around the world. But this year, she’s missing some key ingredients and she needs […]

Half Term in Kings Heath: Seesaw Optician Street Spectacular

October 20, 2022

This Half Term, Seesaw Optician is opening its doors and inviting the neighbourhood to their Spectacular Street event. The family business has been a part of the community for years and a favourite optician of many, just off the High Street on Poplar Road. Seesaw Optician is operated by Adam, and we caught up with […]

National Baking Week in Kings Heath

October 18, 2022

It’s National Baking Week in the UK, a week that encourages people of all abilities to get creative in their home kitchens. To help inspire anyone taking part, the great bakers at Levain & Cherry have generously shared a recipe with us. Follow along, bake yourself a showstopper and make sure to share your bakes […]

Growing Up Green are Coming to Kings Heath

September 23, 2022

Saturday 24th September marks the beginning of the Growing Up Green Festival!  This Festival celebrates exploring sustainability and nature on our doorstep in light of Big Green Week! Growing Up Green are hosting a number of activities taking place around Kings Heath between 24th September – 1st October, great for young children to learn about […]

Capture Kings Heath: You don’t need to be a professional photographer to enter!

September 16, 2022

This September The New Photo Company opens its doors, welcoming a new exciting way to print your photos! Offering many more services than your average printing shop, plus you can also pursue the retail range and offering gifts and little trinkets to compliment your photos and home.  However, this ‘new’ business may not be as […]

The Queens Funeral – Bank Holiday Guidance

September 12, 2022

It has been confirmed that the day of the Queens Funeral, Monday 19th September will be a Bank Holiday. With the announcement of the late Queens funeral taking place Monday 19th September and the confirmation of this being a bank holiday comes guidance from the government explaining working rules and days off.  The government have […]

Low Traffic Neighbourhood – Places for People Engagement sessions

September 12, 2022

Phase two of the Low Traffic Neighbourhood scheme to be introduced. Places for people in Kings Heath aim to reduce traffic in residential areas, making it safer for people to walk and cycle, making the area a nicer place for children to play and neighbours to get to know each other.  With the announcement of […]

The Death of Queen Elizabeth II – Paying Your Respects

September 9, 2022

With the passing of Queen Elizabeth II, arrangements are being made for the people of Birmingham to pay tribute following her death on Thursday 8th September 2022.  Below we have outlined ways in which the people of Kings Heath can pay their respects. These include: Contribute to the Book of Condolence  The book of condolence […]

Bank Holiday in Kings Heath

August 25, 2022

The last bank holiday of the year is just around the corner and Kings Heath has so much to offer – here’s a round-up of what to expect if you’re in the area this weekend!    For the Music Lovers Of course, the Hare & Hounds have lots going on over the weekend! This place […]

Capture Kings Heath: Give it your best shot

August 19, 2022

Happy World Photography Day! Have you entered our Capture Kings Heath Competition yet? – read on to find out Rachel Hamilton’s 5 top tips. This year we’re running Capture Kings Heath in collaboration with Growing Up Green, a family arts festival celebrating nature and climate action. On world photography day, Growing Up Green Kings Heath […]

Get Garden Party Ready in Kings Heath

August 12, 2022

With the summer coming to an end and the arrival of a second heatwave, we thought we’d suggest some ways to spruce up your outside space so you can appreciate the beautiful weather – not only that, if you’re thinking of hosting a garden party, follow these simple steps and it’ll be sure to be […]

Capture Kings Heath 2022

August 8, 2022

The Capture Kings Heath photography competition is back and this time we’re going green! This year Capture Kings Heath has partnered with Growing Up Green, a children and family arts festival, their focus is all about exploring our connection with nature and climate activism.  You know the drill, we’re asking you to take snaps of […]


August 5, 2022

With summer in full swing and temperatures reaching an all-time high we thought we’d share some fun things to do in the area this summer! With such a great selection of unique, independent businesses in the area, there is something for everyone to enjoy. What’s on in August? August is a busy month in Kings […]

World Music Day in Kings Heath!

June 21, 2022

June 21st marks World Music Day and what better way to celebrate than in the Birmingham suburb right here in Kings Heath, known for its rich musical history. Kings Heath has been a go-to for the Birmingham music scene since the 1960s. With the likes of The Rolling Stones, The Beatles and Dusty Springfield playing the […]

Kings Heath Local Centre Public Consultation

June 10, 2022

 10th June 2022   To Whom It May Concern: Re: Kings Heath Local Centre Public Consultation The Board of Kings Heath BID makes the following observations and suggestions:   The BID’s response to the Places for People Low Traffic Neighbourhood has been well documented and further, progressive conversations have taken place and continue to take […]

Treasure Hunting in the Heath!

May 31, 2022

TREASURE HUNTING IN THE HEATH  It can be hard to keep the little ones entertained over the half term! There are a number of charity shops in Kings Heath that not only help to support our community but also offer an array of great picks for your little ones! So why not take a stroll […]

Shopping for Kids in Kings Heath!

April 21, 2022

Are you looking to do a little bit of shopping for the little ones over the school break! Let us take the stress out of your day with shops right on our doorstep! WELCOME TO THE HEATH! New to the High Street – My Baby Stroller! Having recently launched their showroom this month My Baby Stroller […]

The School Holidays in Kings Heath!

April 8, 2022

The School Holidays in Kings Heath! Keeping the kids entertained throughout the school holidays shouldn’t be hard here in Kings Heath! Head to shops up and down the High Street for some Easter colouring! You’ll find Easter Basket and Easter Egg templates for the kids to create their very own colourful Easter Basket! Find templates […]

Kings Heath Half Term

February 21, 2022

Kings Heath Half Term This half-term shouldn’t just be about trying to keep the kids occupied! After a stop-start few years, our guide is here to help create some new memories and explore the variety of fun, family entertainment Kings Heath has to offer. Visit An open calendar can be intimidating, so if you need […]

Capture Kings Heath 2022 – The TikTok Edition!

February 1, 2022

Our Capture Kings Heath competition is back, and it is bigger and better than ever! . This year we are pleased to announce we are launching our very first TikTok edition of Capture Kings Heath! Don’t worry you can still enter with a photograph, but we’ll also be accepting TikTok‘s and Instagram Reel entries! . […]

January In Kings Heath!

January 19, 2022

2022 is already off to a great start for Kings Heath, and here are just a few of our highlights of the discounts, openings and news from our favourites to keep you going throughout January.   New opening!   Boomers We are very excited that Boomers has opened on Alcester Road South! This French fusion […]

Some of the best Work From Home lunch spots in Kings Heath!

January 19, 2022

Since a lot of you will still be working from home during January, we have the best lunch ideas to bring some excitement to your day, whether you’re planning to go out to eat or relax in the comfort of your house with some delicious food and drink.   Loco Lounge Loco Lounge’s vast range […]

Kings Heath Big Kind Snowman Trail 2021!

December 17, 2021

This festive season, we’re spreading cheer with the Big Kind Snowman!

Eat, drink and be merry in Kings Heath!

December 14, 2021

It’s time to eat, drink and be merry, and where better to do so than in Kings Heath? We are very lucky to have a host of great independent businesses right on our doorstep, so some of our favourites for the festive season include: The Juke We love the vibes that The Juke brings to […]

Kingsway Christmas Markets!

November 26, 2021

Kingsway Christmas Market is back in Kings Heath this festive season! Find out what’s on offer!

Festive Frivolity is coming to Kings Heath!

November 23, 2021

We are so excited for some Festive Frivolity fun to come to Kings Heath! Taking place every Thursday this December, up until the 23rd, you can expect extended shopping hours, markets, street performers and more! There will also be a brass band playing in the Village Square to spread some Christmas Cheer!  We are really […]

Small Business Saturday 2021 in Kings Heath

November 22, 2021

We are so excited that Small Business Saturday is back for another year, on Saturday 4th December.  This is a national campaign to highlight small business success, and encourage consumers to “shop local”.    Small Business Saturday started back in 2010, as American Express championed the high street over in the US. This was then […]

Festivities in Kings Heath 2021

November 15, 2021

Festivities in Kings Heath 2021! This FREE magazine is jam-packed full of all the latest news, events, and happenings here in Kings Heath this festive season! 10,000 copies of the magazine are being printed and distributed to Kings Heath this year, so keep an eye out and pick up yours! In this edition, you’ll find […]

AGM for Kings Heath BID – 6.00pm Tuesday 19th October 2021

September 29, 2021

The Kings Heath BID AGM will take place on Tuesday 19th October at 6:00PM

Kings Heath to host inaugural ‘Queens Heath’ Pride event on Sunday 26th September

September 22, 2021

Kings Heath to be affectionately renamed ‘Queens Heath’ for a Pride event to celebrate being named an official ‘Gayborhood’

Capture Kings Heath: Summer 2021 Edition

July 15, 2021

The Spring edition of our Capture Kings Heath photography competition was so popular that we decided to do it all again for Summer 2021, just in time for the end of COVID restrictions.

Capture Kings Heath: Spring 2021 Edition

March 20, 2021

Our much-loved Capture Kings Heath photography competition is back for a Spring 2021 instalment!

Loco Volunteers Serve Up Lockdown Support

February 19, 2021

The team at Loco Lounge need your help to feed Brum!

Love Your Local High Street this Valentine’s Day

February 9, 2021

Spread the love to the High Street this Valentine’s Day

The Great Outdoors – Safely Socialising Outside in Kings Heath

October 20, 2020

There are some wonderful places right on our doorstep that offer outside space to enjoy food and drink!

Capture Kings Heath Competition 2020

August 6, 2020

The Capture Kings Heath Competition is back!

Kings Heath/Moseley Quiz

April 27, 2020

How well do you know Kings Heath & Moseley? Find out with this fantastic boredom-busting lockdown quiz, courtesy of Laurie Calcutt.

Kings Heath United

April 1, 2020

A little ray of sunshine directly into your inbox…

Kings Heath Poetry Competition

February 28, 2020

Vote for your favourite Kings Heath poem!

Kings Heath Poetry Competition 2020

January 10, 2020

Kings Heath BID popular poetry competition is back again for 2020!

Poetry Competition – Winter 2020

January 3, 2020

KINGS HEATH POETRY COMPETITION, WINTER 2020 Kings Heath Business Improvement District (‘Kings Heath BID’) are pleased to announce the Kings Heath Poetry Competition, Winter 2020, is now accepting entries. You are invited to write a poem or poems of between 10 to 20 lines in length. The poem must have a link to Kings Heath, […]

Kings Heath Poetry Bus Stop Posters

December 20, 2019

Have you noticed something new about the bus stops?

Christmas and New Years in Kings Heath

December 4, 2019

A round up of events happening over the festive period in Kings Heath.

Fall For Kings Heath!

October 20, 2019

Our annual ‘Fall for Kings Heath’ trail competition returns to help colour our high street all shades of red, green, orange and yellow.

Kings Heath Street Festival 2019

August 30, 2019

Everything you need to know about the Kings Heath Street Festival!

Kings Heath Poetry Competition 2019

July 4, 2019

Love Kings Heath? Enjoy writing poems? Then look no further than the Kings Heath Poetry Competition!

Father’s Day in Kings Heath

June 12, 2019

To help with your Father’s Day gift buying struggles this year, here is a short gift guide to help you breeze through the day, because we just want to celebrate all those great guys as much as possible!

Join us for the first ever Kings Heath Poetry Slam!

May 8, 2019

We’re delighted to announce that the first ever Kings Heath Poetry Slam will be taking place this June! We’ve joined forces with Twisted Tongues, a Derby-based poetry collective that specialises in open mic events for spoken word artists, to bring the first ever Poetry Slam Competition to Kings Heath this Summer. The Poetry Slam Competition […]

WIN up to £150 in our Weekend Capture Kings Heath Competition

April 2, 2019

WIN up to £150 in our Weekend Capture Kings Heath Competition

Local Artists Call Out

February 1, 2019

Are you a local artist looking for a space to work or exhibit?

Kings Heath Elf Trail

December 13, 2018

Help us find Santa’s naughty Elves and get them back to The North Pole in time for Christmas.

Christmas and New Year 2018 What’s On Special!

November 28, 2018

The festive season has finally arrived!

51st Anniversary of Pink Floyd at Ritz Ballroom

November 19, 2018

Unique photograph unearthed of Syd Barrett’s Pink Floyd at Ritz Ballroom before Anniversary Concert

November in Kings Heath

October 23, 2018

The end of the year is fast approaching, its already time for our November Blog! Here is some of the best Kings Heath has to offer for the next few weeks!

Top Picks for October

September 18, 2018

Summer may be over but its not all doom and gloom in Kings Heath.

Kings Heath Cocktail Trail!

September 14, 2018

Nothing quite says Summer like a yummy fruity cocktail, luckily Kings Heath plays host to many amazing bars with a variety of delicious drinks for you to enjoy.

August in Kings Heath!

August 9, 2018

There’s plenty going on this August and we’ve got the lowdown of some of the best events, activities and more happening this month, right here in our ‘August in Kings Heath’ blog.

July in Kings Heath!

July 10, 2018

We are loving this heat wave, July is the perfect time to get out and about in Kings Heath and get involved in all the amazing events and activities happening this month.

World Cup in Kings Heath!

June 14, 2018

With the World Cup finally here the football frenzy is kicking off all around Kings Heath. We’ve put together a quick World Cup guide together for you so you can catch every minute of every game live!

June in Kings Heath!

June 5, 2018

There’s plenty happening in and around the Heath this month, to help you decide how to spend your free time, we’ve put together a guide to some of the best events in the area.

Family Friendly Kings Heath!

May 30, 2018

Need somewhere for the kids to blow off some steam over the half term? Birmingham has plenty of places to go with the kids, but we are looking a little closer to home. We have put together some of best places in Kings Heath for some quality family time.

Veggie & Vegan: A healthy eating guide to Kings Heath!

May 14, 2018

With the ever-growing popularity of the plant-based lifestyle, we have put together our very own veggie friendly and healthy eating guide to Kings Heath, including a selection of the top vegetarian and vegan dishes available in our lovely suburb.

April in Kings Heath!

April 3, 2018

With so much constantly happening in Kings Heath sometimes it can be hard to pick even just one thing to do, so we thought we’d help you out…

The Great Kings Heath Easter Egg Hunt 2018!

March 14, 2018

With Easter just around the corner, yet again we’ve teamed up with the Easter Bunny for the return of the Great Kings Heath Easter Egg Hunt!


February 13, 2018

CALLING ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS! If you have an eye for photography, budding or professional, get involved! We want to see what you love about Kings Heath!

February in Kings Heath

February 2, 2018

2018 is in full swing and there’s a feeling of romance in the air as Valentines Day draws closer. This February in Kings Heath there’s plenty of fun activities and events to get involved in!

January in Kings Heath

January 5, 2018

2018 is here and Kings Heath is full of things to do after the Christmas break. January is a time to get into a positive mindset, get some work done and achieve some goals and Kings Heath is the perfect place to do so!

December in Kings Heath

December 1, 2017

The faint jingle of bells can be heard, excitement levels are rising and there’s a festive feeling in the air as the spirit of Christmas sparkles throughout Kings Heath.

Pink Floyd 50th Anniversary Celebration is coming to King’s Heath

November 15, 2017

A unique 50th Anniversary celebration of Pink Floyd’s legendary performance at the now sadly burnt down Ritz Ballroom next to the Hare and Hounds in King’s Heath is to be held on Sunday 3 December.

#CaptureKH voting now open! Help us choose the winner

November 3, 2017

Autumn sure suits Kings Heath! Thanks to all of the local photographers for submitting their snaps.

A CASA Italian Pop-Up returns to Kitchen Garden Café

October 26, 2017

Fans of authentic Southern Italian home cooking will be excited to hear that Cooks in Case return to Kitchen Garden Café in Kings Heath with their third pop-up event ‘A CASA’ from Thursday 30 November to Saturday 2 December.

Halloween in Kings Heath

October 12, 2017

An eerie feeling lingers in the air as ghosts and ghouls emerge from the shadows. Watch where you step, there could be a zombie or vampire round any corner, a fairy or witch lurking in a doorway, the monsters are out to play as Halloween creeps upon Kings

September in Kings Heath

September 5, 2017

There’s always something going on in and around Kings Heath every month of the year and September is no different.

Hare and Hounds All Years Leaving Line Up

August 25, 2017

All Years Leaving Festival returns this Autumn with its most eclectic line up yet

10 Things To Do In Kings Heath This Summer

August 10, 2017

With summer in full swing sometimes it can be difficult to entertain the little ones when they’re bored. Kings Heath is buzzing with fun activities and events for all the family to get involved in.


July 26, 2017

BMBC’s Art Market returns with the work of Joel Millerchip in August…


July 18, 2017

Our guest bloggers CircusMASH spill the beans on some exciting new projects happening this Summer…


July 3, 2017

We get to know the team behind York Road’s super stylish traditional barbershop, Black Market Barber Company…


June 26, 2017

Your guide to what’s on in Kings Heath this month…


June 13, 2017

Our last minute guide to treating Dad in sunny Kings Heath this weekend…


June 12, 2017

Get out your diaries and save the date because the biggest party of the year is coming…


June 1, 2017

Time to get snapping…the Summer Capture Kings Heath is now OPEN…


May 31, 2017

Pick up your FREE copy of the Spring/Summer Enjoy Kings Heath magazine now or read online!


May 30, 2017

Your guide to what’s on in Kings Heath this month…


May 25, 2017

How to keep the kids entertained this half term in Kings Heath…


May 22, 2017

We teamed up with the Vegan Grindhouse and Kitchen Garden Cafe for the first 100% VEGAN market…


May 12, 2017

Show your support for Kings Heath in the Midlands Food Drink and Hospitality Awards…


April 24, 2017

What’s on in Kings Heath this month…


April 11, 2017

Local business William H Painter donate sweet treats for EVERY child who completes the Great Kings Heath Easter Egg Hunt…


April 10, 2017

Officially the most fashionable opticians in Birmingham…


April 7, 2017

Our guest bloggers, I Had One Of Those, share their top tips for a fun family Easter!


April 7, 2017

Your guide to what’s on for the kids in Kings Heath this Easter…


April 5, 2017

20 Easter Eggs have been hidden in Kings Heath shops and cafes. Can you find them all this Easter?


March 28, 2017

What’s on in Kings Heath this month…


March 21, 2017

Cameras at the ready…the Spring Capture Kings Heath competition is now OPEN!


March 21, 2017

We get to know Kings Heath newcomers and Birmingham’s first premium bicycle cafe, Gorilla Coffee Cafe…


March 1, 2017

What’s on in Kings Heath this month…


February 16, 2017

Pick up an Easter Egg template this half term for the Kings Heath Great Easter Egg Hunt!


February 14, 2017

How to keep the kids entertained this half term in Kings Heath…


February 1, 2017

What’s on in Kings Heath this month…


January 17, 2017

The best of what’s on in Kings Heath this weekend…


January 13, 2017

The best of what’s on in Kings Heath this weekend…