John Madin’s Central Library: January 2018

I would like to have seen the old ‘Brutalist’ Birmingham Central Library building recycled and turned into a ‘Made in Birmingham’ visitor attraction with the Spitfire and Hurricane now in Thinktank suspended from the ceiling in the library atrium and the Birmingham steam locomotive in the space beneath……

Our Birmingham

Gone but not forgotten – but will Birmingham ever learn?

Mary Keating, from campaign group Brutiful Birmingham, asks why Birmingham seems to dislike its Brutalist history so much

 Birmingham’s Central Library before demolition

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