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Urban Putt

Submitted by Andy Porter

Following a recent trip to San Francisco, I feel compelled to shout about an awesome bar I stumbled across. Based in the Mission District, Urban Putt combines craft beer, great pub f...

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Glug Midland Masters #2 – Thursday 20th November 2014

Submitted by Vicky Hargreaves

We are really excited to see Glug back in Digbeth this Thursday. Having had such a great experience at the last event in August, we can’t wait to see what talent is on show. The Aug...

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Payday Adventures

Submitted by Sammi Allwood

Our latest payday adventure took us to Turtle Bay. I’m not going to go into a full review of the place, but the food was delightful. If you’re around, the pulled pork with mango was ...

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A Street Food Revolution - Thinking globally but eating locally

Submitted by Emily Heath

As well as marketing, design and promotion another thing we are very passionate about at GDA is food. In Birmingham we are lucky to have an abundance of street food on our doorstep...

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What defines "YOU"?

Submitted by Andrew Porter

What defines you? Your personality? The way you interact with your friends and loved ones? Or the technology you use? We found this awesome infographic video that really makes you th...

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Brands and nostalgia

Submitted by Martyn Grayer

As part of our 'day job' we keep a close eye on trends; absolutely essential but also fascinating as we mystery shop retail and leisure organisations as well as keeping an eye on the...

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