Brindley Place is right next to the planned location of the convention hotel and is full of restaurants plus a great view of the canal.
I went to 3DMeetup in Birmingham today. We hope to have some workshops and clinics in 3D printing or whatever the latest thing is in 2022. Yes, R2D2 was 3D printed in life size.
Our trips will be many and varied - prototype, heritage, museums, models and the like. One of the trips we are currently planning is to the Tramway Museum. https://www.tramway.co.uk
A great day out for all the family, including your dog! Be transported back in time on our vintage trams. Soak up the atmosphere in our period street with a visit to the shops and take refreshments in the tearooms and pub. We are now open for the new season daily from 10am until Sunday 3rd November.... ... See more
Birmingham library is well worth a visit with stunning architecture, great city views and the memorial Shakespeare room. I think they lend books too.
Birmingham - right in the heart of England. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vJWx2LhOxkM
Why is now an exciting time for the UK's second-largest city?
Preparatory works are in place for the UK's latest High Speed Line running from London to Birmingham. This is a video representation showing the route. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1bkoGvw9kbA
The HS2 fly-through animation of the Phase One route between Birmingham Curzon Street and London Euston was developed by HS2 Ltd using the project’s engineer...
Birmingham New Steet is the main railway station in Birmingham - it was recently rebuilt. See this timelapse of the reconstruction and modernisation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7p-NdyYLkUg
The station now boasts brighter, airier platforms, and a concourse five--times bigger than London Euston’s, underneath a spectacular new atrium roof which fl...
We are planning a number of trips to various heritage steam railways - The Severn Valley Railway being one. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kTkIIzLJOWU
Fresh from overhaul LMS 4-6-2 6233 Duchess of Sutherland was the star attraction of the SVR's 2018 Autumn Steam Gala alongside Q6 63395 from the NYMR/NELPG, ...
It will be cricket season in August 2022 so consider catching part of a game on your trip.
Mainline steam. This is a recent amateur video shot by an enthusiast of one of many mainline steam trains. The NMRA Birmingham 2022 Convention Committee are currently in negotiations with operators for our own specially chartered convention steam trains running on the British mainline. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Kk3Sn2bNa18&feature=youtu.be ... See more
What A Beauty..... Duchess Of Sutherland Does a splendid job on the Great Britain XI on Day 2.. Today’s run was from Plymouth to Bishops Lydeard Via Bristol ...