Heritage, Arts and Culture

 

Memories & Memorabilia: collecting Stirchley’s History

Do you, or a member of your family, have memories of living in Stirchley in days gone by? We’d love to meet you! Pop in to meet members of Stirchley History Group at the Baths on Saturday 25 March; chatter about the past, share your personal stories about the area, bring in your… Read more

Take a stroll around Stirchley and discover its heritage secrets!

    Copies are available (while stocks last) from Stirchley Baths (closed from 19 December), P Cafe (closed from 22 December) and the Co-Op. More leaflets will be available from the New Year, but why not grab yours quick to enjoy over the Christmas break.   Read more

Stirchley Dances – Saturday 25th June 16, 1 – 4 pm

You Could Be Dancing! The Dancing Mat, a commissioned artwork for the Stirchley Baths Heritage Programme, is nearing its launch with an event ‘Stirchley Dances’, on Saturday 25th June 1 – 4pm. This is a free event open to all, celebrating the heritage and current day dancing in Stirchley. John and… Read more

Stirchley Tea Dance Group

A terrific time was had with Eileen & John from the Stirchley Tea Dance Group last week. We traced waltzes, a jive and a tango  onto paper as the first stage in making visual part of the dancing history of the baths. All of theses dances would have been happening… Read more

This Saturday: Advance with Feathers Live Performance

This Saturday 21st May Stirchley Baths presents a very special performance, for one time only, of Advance with Feathers. The live performance is the conclusion to a year long collaboration with artist Justin Wiggan who has created new work around the redevelopment of Stirchley Baths and the themes of hope, transition… Read more

Stirchley Baths Wins 2015 Renaissance Award

The Planning Committee met in March following their visits to three nominated buildings for the 2015 Renaissance Award: Stirchley Baths Fiddle & Bone Eagle & Ball – BCU Student Union Bar Stirchley Baths – Planning Committee’s comments:- The work that the team have done on restoring the former baths and… Read more