Christmas in Birmingham

Last weekend me and Jono were in Birmingham...as always it was on a budget but it was nice to get a couple of days away even though we lived on sandwiches  and hotel room picnics 🙂 Birmingham is home to the largest Christmas market of its kind outside of Germany. It was very festive although... Continue Reading →

Do birds sing in Birmingham?

Last weekend we went to Birmingham. Jono was at a Pokemon convention there so we got to check out some of the sites. One thing struck me though - I didn't hear any birds singing. I'm sure they did but I just didn't hear them. It's very different here where I get woken up by... Continue Reading →

Magnum in Wolverhampton

I had a very short visit to the UK over the weekend to see Magnum playing at the Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton. For those of you who don't know I'm called Magnumlady after a rock band...and I'm still a groupie after 30 odd years of being a fan! The photo above was taken somewhere over Birmingham... Continue Reading →

Birmingham

This is a well overdue blog about my trip to Birmingham. I've already blogged about the reason I went, which you can read about here. I have to admit I'm not a great traveller so I was apprehensive about the small plane that Aer Lingus use to fly from Knock to Birmingham. So I really... Continue Reading →

Meeting Magnum

Contrary to popular belief the name 'Magnumlady' doesn't come from the ice cream, champagne, a certain Tom Selleck or a gun. It's actually a rock band. You can find them here. On Monday I flew over to Birmingham for the launch of the new album 'On the 13th Day' ...which I have to say is... Continue Reading →

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