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Newtown baths to reopen ‘early next year’

Newtown baths will reopen ‘early next year’ after the discovery of asbestos in its ceiling forced it to close in May. Birmingham City Council announced that the £140,000 required to remove the dangerous substance and build new structural supports had now been secured. Councillor Martin Mullaney, cabinet member for leisure, sport and culture, welcomed the […]

The state of Birmingham’s swimming pools

On Saturday, supporters of the Moseley Road Baths will gather at the Grade II-listed buildings for a special event celebrating Birmingham’s most well-known, but at-risk swimming pool. Moseley Road Baths, Memories and Memorabilia – which hopes to offer all comers an insight into this unique building – couldn’t come at a more crucial time for […]