Introducing… Birmingham Partners

Hello there! We are in the very early stages of forming a new, informal community of organisations, people and groups who want to link together for the betterment of Birmingham.

We’d like to involve as many groups and individuals as possible in Birmingham Partners, so would love to hear your thoughts on what the group should do, be, and say. Share your thoughts in the comments below or get in touch.

So what do we want? Well, we want to promote how fantastic this city is to the rest of the UK and further afield, and help the city’s communities and organisations talk and work together more effectively.

More information about the thinking behind the group can be found in Catherine Staite’s paper on a partnership for Birmingham:

Our first project is getting Brummies to talk about what’s great about the city.

At our first event, we asked people the question ‘What’s great about Brum?’ Here’s what they said:

What does Birmingham mean to you? Leave your thoughts in the comments below or use the hashtag #BrumisGreat.