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Posts Tagged ‘Acocks Green’

Let’s Be Social and Lozells Social Media Surgery success


With back-to-school season in September, we got our blogging skills cranked up for the next round of neighbourhood Social Media Surgeries in Birmingham taking place in Central Birmingham and Lozells. What’s more, Acocks Green have started running their own monthly Social Media Surgeries, held at the Inn on the Green, the last one being on […]

Another new blog for Acocks Green

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Yesterday Rebecca from the Francis Road Neighbourhood Watch in Acocks Green  (see map) came along to the third social media surgery in Acocks Green.  She worked on this blog, which she had set up at a previous one: http://francisroadb27.wordpress.com/ You might want to make her feel welcome to the world of using the web to […]

Social media Surgery for Acocks Green no 1 – done.


We kicked off the first of several hyperlocal social media surgeries on Monday in Acocks Green. Brendan at the Inn on the Green had kindly offered us use of his office wi-fi – which just reaches one corner of the bar.  Thanks for the generous hospitality. What was I expecting? I thought that we would […]