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Leasowes+Park%2c+Halesowen+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Leasowes Park, Halesowen - A wonderful open space!

Leasowes Park is a historic landscape. It was designed by the poet William Shenstone between 1743 and 1763.

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Birmingham+Wildlife+Conservation+Park+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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Birmingham Wildlife Conservation Park - A Birmingham Gem!

The Birmingham Wildlife Conservation Centre is situated in Edgbaston, Birmingham on the Pershore Road near Cannon Hill Park. It was formerly called the Birmingham Nature Centre until 2014.

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Victoria+Park%2c+Tipton+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Victoria Park, Tipton - A wonderful open space!

Victoria Park is in Tipton, Sandwell, West Midlands. It has a lake, children's play areas, tennis courts, skate park and more.

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West+Smethwick+Park%2c+Smethwick+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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West Smethwick Park, Smethwick - A wonderful open space!

West Smethwick Park is located in West Smethwick, Smethwick in Sandwell, West Midlands. Founded by James T. Change in 1895 for the public. Memorials to James Chance and his brother John.

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Shire+Country+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Shire Country Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

The Shire Country Park is a country park that runs alongside the River Cole from Yardley Wood towards Small Heath in Birmingham. Taking it's name from J.R.R. Tolkien's The Shire.

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Birmingham+-+celebrating+our+history+and+heritage
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Birmingham - celebrating our history and heritage

A community-led digital space full of facts about Birmingham's wonderful history, hertage,art and culture.  All content supplied by our People with Passion.

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Lightwoods+Park+and+House%2c+Bearwood+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Lightwoods Park and House, Bearwood - A wonderful open space!

The park was historically the grounds of an 18th Century house called Lightwoods House. It was altered in the 19th Century and is now a Grade II listed building.

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Victoria+Park%2c+Smethwick+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Victoria Park, Smethwick - A wonderful open space!

Located off Smethwick High Street, Victoria Park is a very popular local park for walkers. The Smethwick Heritage Centre is in a former Park-Keepers Lodge.

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Warley+Woods%2c+Smethwick+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Warley Woods, Smethwick - A wonderful open space!

The area now known as Warley Woods was originally part of the township of Warley Salop, itself part of the manor of Halas / Hales at the time of the Norman conquest in 1066.

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New+Hall+Valley+Country+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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New Hall Valley Country Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

New Hall Valley Country Park is a country park located in New Hall Valley between Walmley and Wylde Green in the Sutton Coldfield

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Ley+Hill+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Ley Hill Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Ley Hill Park is 48 acres of beautiful hilly parkland, situated in Northfield.

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Oaklands+Recreation+Ground%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Oaklands Recreation Ground, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Oaklands Recreation Ground, is situated in South Yardley, Birmingham, near the Coventry Road and Church Road and opposite the Swan Shopping Centre.

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Rotunda+Square%2c+Bullring+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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Rotunda Square, Bullring - A Birmingham Gem!

The Rotunda Square is situated at Bullring & Grand Central Birmingham. Between High Street and New Street. You will also find the Bullring Bull in the square. Opened in 2003.

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Brookvale+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Brookvale Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

In 1826 a waterworks company formed to supply water to the inhabitants of Birmingham and on 20 July 1856 the waterworks company acquired the Brookvale site from Wyrley Birch for £3,600.

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Witton+Lakes+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Witton Lakes Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Witton Lakes are a pair of former drinking water reservoirs between the Perry Common and Erdington areas of Birmingham.

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Hillfield+Park%2c+Solihull+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Hillfield Park, Solihull - A wonderful open space!

Hillfield Park, is situated in Solihull, West Midlands, near Monkspath Hall Road.

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Midland+Metro+-+Westside+extension+from+Centenary+Sq+to+Hagley+Road%2c+Edgbaston
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Midland Metro - Westside extension from Centenary Sq to Hagley Road, Edgbaston

Here we follow developments on the Midland Metro in Birmingham during the extension from Centenary Square to Hagley Road in Edgbaston. 

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The+BCAG+Wellbeing+Programme
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The BCAG Wellbeing Programme

A package of workshops and programmes which address health and wellbeing. 

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A+celebration+of+a+City+with+Community%2c+Birmingham+Council+House+2020
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A celebration of a City with Community, Birmingham Council House 2020

A celebration of our city.  Showcasing & sharing creativity & culture from people with passion.  Bringing Birmingham's creatives together.

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Grove+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Grove Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Grove Park is situated in Harborne, Birmingham.

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Birmingham+Pre-Christmas+Celebrations+(including+Frankfurt+Market+%26+Ice+Rink)+
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Birmingham Pre-Christmas Celebrations (including Frankfurt Market & Ice Rink)

Here we feature the pre-Christmas festivities in Birmingham including the Frankfurt Market and Ice Rink.

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Old+Square+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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Old Square - A Birmingham Gem!

Old Square is the gateway to the Steelhouse Conservation Area from the Retail BID, between Corporation Street and The Priory Queensway. One of the oldest squares in the City Centre.

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Central+Square%2c+Brindleyplace+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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Central Square, Brindleyplace - A Birmingham Gem!

Central Square is situated at Brindleyplace in Westside, Birmingham. Surrounded by Two, Three, Four and Five Brindleyplace, with the Costa Coffee Cafe in the middle.

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City+Centre+Gardens+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
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City Centre Gardens - A Birmingham Gem!

City Centre Gardens is situated on Cambridge Street in Birmingham City Centre behind the Library of Birmingham and The REP.

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Stirchley+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
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Stirchley Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Stirchley Park is situated in Stirchley, Birmingham. Near Ribblesdale Road, The Bourn flows to the north of the park. Wonderful street art to be found on the wall.

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