Some links for you:
- Wade on Birmingham » Blog Archive » Birmingham’s digital TV transition: Are you converted? – Just a reminder that if you live in the other Birmingham in Alabama then your analogue TV signal will be switched off by Friday. Read a book instead is Wade's suggestion.
- Screen WM seek Production Trainees to work on the new series of major BBC drama series Hustle, shooting across Birmingham this summer. – "Screen WM, the regional agency for the screen media sector, are seeking production trainees from the West Midlands to assist in a variety of departments working on the new series of the hit BBC show Hustle which will be shooting in locations in and around Birmingham from July to October. These positions are ideal for new entrants to the television industry or for crew who would like to try working in a different production department."
- Birmingham: The Forgotten City » Blog » Trevor Morris; a British web developer from the Midlands, UK – "There seems to be a lot of noise recently about how Birmingham, the UK’s second city, is lacking “respect” from event organisers in numerous disciplines; notably for me – web and movies. Also, it seems Birmingham isn’t able to cultivate thriving communities which are found in other cities such as London and Brighton. What I would like to know is why?"
- My suggestions for getting started on Twitter – Kate Hughes does an intro on using Twitter. Very useful.
- Birmingham, B29 – And I'm in B30. Great to see this blog brought back into life. If they ever need a B30 blogger to guest I'd love to contribute.