Go

Our Features

This page gives you access to a searchable and growing list of places and topics that will be of interest.

Each feature includes maps/trails, a gallery, links and contacts.

Search by passion or scroll and explore our features

Bournville+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Bournville Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Bournville's green environment reflects the aim of George Cadbury that one-tenth of the estate should be "laid out and used as parks, recreation grounds and open space".

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Green open spaces
Connect with us
Rookery+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Rookery Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Rookery Park is situated in Erdington, Birmingham on Wood End Road.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: History & heritage, Civic pride, Photography, Environment & green action, People & community, Green open spaces, Classic Architecture
Connect with us
Shirley+Park%2c+Solihull+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Shirley Park, Solihull - A wonderful open space!

Shirley Park is situated in Shirley, Solihull on the Stratford Road.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Photography, Environment & green action, People & community, Green open spaces
Connect with us
Chinese+Quarter+and+Gay+Village+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
Passions shared

Chinese Quarter and Gay Village - A Birmingham Gem!

The Chinese Quarter and GayVillage are both located in Southside, a hub for much of Birmingham's entertainment and night life. 

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Art; Culture & creativity, Food & drink, Business & enterprise, People & community, Squares and public spaces
Connect with us
Muntz+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Muntz Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Muntz Park is situated in Selly Oak, Birmingham between Gristthorpe Road and Umberslade Road.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: History & heritage, Photography, Environment & green action, People & community, Green open spaces
Connect with us
Oozells+Square%2c+Brindleyplace+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
Passions shared

Oozells Square, Brindleyplace - A Birmingham Gem!

Oozells Square is a wonderful open space located in Brindleyplace, Birmingham. Home of the IKON Gallery, and at least three restaurants.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Civic pride, Art; Culture & creativity, Modern Architecture, Squares and public spaces, Classic Architecture
Connect with us
St+Paul%27s+Square+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
Passions shared

St Paul's Square - A Birmingham Gem!

St Paul's Square is the only remaining Georgian square in Birmingham. It is situated in the Jewellery Quarter. The earliest buildings were completed by 1780.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: History & heritage, Civic pride, Art; Culture & creativity, Modern Architecture, Green open spaces, Squares and public spaces, Classic Architecture
Connect with us
St+Martin%27s+Square+in+the+Bullring+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
Passions shared

St Martin's Square in the Bullring - A Birmingham Gem!

The church, known as St Martin in the Bullring, is a Grade II* listed building in what is now called St Martin’s Square. The square was opened 2003. Spiceal Street developed in 2011.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: History & heritage, Civic pride, Photography, Shopping, Food & drink, Environment & green action, People & community, Modern Architecture, Squares and public spaces, Classic Architecture
Connect with us
Tudor+Grange+Park%2c+Solihull+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Tudor Grange Park, Solihull - A wonderful open space!

Tudor Grange Park is situated in Solihull, West Midlands. Near the Blossomfield Road.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: History & heritage, Photography, Environment & green action, People & community, Rivers, lakes & canals, Green open spaces
Connect with us
Cathedral+Square+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
Passions shared

Cathedral Square - A Birmingham Gem!

Cathedral Square in Birmingham is home to the city’s majestic St Philips Cathedral. Built in 1715, it gained Cathedral Status in 1905. It is the seat of the Bishop of Birmingham.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: History & heritage, Photography, People & community, Green open spaces, Squares and public spaces
Connect with us
The+IKON+Gallery+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
Passions shared

The IKON Gallery - A Birmingham Gem!

The IKON Art Gallery is an international acclaimed contemporary art venue located in the wonderful Oozells Square, Birmingham. The Gallery is in a Grade II listed building.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Art; Culture & creativity, Photography
Connect with us
Selly+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Selly Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Selly Park is named after the parkland that was originally associated with Selly Hall.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: History & heritage, Photography, Environment & green action, People & community, Green open spaces
Connect with us
Handsworth+Park%2c+Birmingham++-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Handsworth Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Handsworth Park is a lovely open space comprising 63 acres of landscaped grass slopes, including a large boating lake and a smaller pond fed by the Farcroft and Grove Brooks.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Green open spaces
Connect with us
Alpha+Tower%2c+Arena+Central%2c+Birmingham%2c+UK+-+Architecture+with+Community
Passions shared

Alpha Tower, Arena Central, Birmingham, UK - Architecture with Community

Alpha Tower is a Grade II listed office building and according to English Heritage “.... is one of the most aesthetically successful office buildings in Birmingham ...".

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Modern Architecture
Connect with us
Birmingham+Museum+%26+Art+Gallery+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
Passions shared

Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery - A Birmingham Gem!

Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery is situated in Chamberlain Square, and first opened in 1885. The gallery was extended in 1911, and is above the Council House. Home of Big Brum clocktower.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: History & heritage, Civic pride, Squares and public spaces, Classic Architecture
Connect with us
Chamberlain+Square+-+A+Birmingham+Gem!
Passions shared

Chamberlain Square - A Birmingham Gem!

Chamberlain Square is where a modern and thriving Birmingham connects with the City's amazing history and heritage. The square was completely redeveloped between 2016 and 2021.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: History & heritage, Civic pride, Art; Culture & creativity, Modern Architecture, Squares and public spaces, Classic Architecture
Connect with us
Waves%2c+Waterfalls%2c+Lakes+and+%27all+things+Water%27+from+across+Wales
Passions shared

Waves, Waterfalls, Lakes and 'all things Water' from across Wales

Wales is beautiful country with some fascinating places to visit.  Enjoy this feature of 'all things water' containing posts and a gallery of stunning photography.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Photography, Environment & green action
Connect with us
Salford+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Salford Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Salford Park is home to Aston Reservoir, and is situated in Aston, Birmingham on the Lichfield Road near Spaghetti Junction, where the A38(M) meets the M6 motorway.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: History & heritage, Photography, Sport & leisure, Environment & green action, People & community, Rivers, lakes & canals, Green open spaces
Connect with us
Pype+Hayes+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Pype Hayes Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Pype Hayes Park is situated between Erdington & Pype Hayes, Birmingham on the Chester Road. The location of Pype Hayes Hall and a fishing pond.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: History & heritage, Photography, Environment & green action, People & community, Rivers, lakes & canals, Green open spaces
Connect with us
Perry+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Perry Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Perry Park is home to the Alexander Stadium & Perry Reservoir, it is in Perry Barr, Birmingham.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Photography, Sport & leisure, Environment & green action, People & community, Rivers, lakes & canals, Green open spaces
Connect with us
Selly+Oak+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Selly Oak Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Selly Oak Park is situated in Selly Oak, Birmingham between Gibbins Road and Harborne Lane.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Environment & green action
Connect with us
Cotteridge+Park%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Cotteridge Park, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Cotteridge Park is one of the Victorian parks in the city, set in 22 acres. There's a 2 kilometre walking route through the park.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Green open spaces
Connect with us
Inner+City+Green+Spaces+-+Little+Hidden+Gems!
Passions shared

Inner City Green Spaces - Little Hidden Gems!

We have lots of large open green spaces to visit throughout the city all year round, from the amazing parks, to wonderful gardens to grand houses and their beautiful gardens.........

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Environment & green action
Connect with us
Welsh+photography+captures+Clouds%2c+they+come+in+all+shapes+%26+forms
Passions shared

Welsh photography captures Clouds, they come in all shapes & forms

Here we showcase great photography taken of clouds, they come in all shapes & sizes. Captured everyday, by 'people with passion' A stunning collection of Welsh photography.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Photography, Environment & green action
Connect with us
Sunset+%26+Moonlit+Parks%2c+Birmingham+-+A+wonderful+open+space!
Passions shared

Sunset & Moonlit Parks, Birmingham - A wonderful open space!

Sunset & Moonlit Parks were designed by the Council's Landscape Practice Group and were opened in 2005 and 2006 as part of a local regeneration project.

 Map of site.


View feature

Passions: Green open spaces
Connect with us
Show more