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 […]