Birmingham


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Birmingham

The second largest city in the UK, which is located in West Midlands; it is home to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, a superhospital built under a PFI contract.
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Julian Lloyd Webber, principal, Birmingham Conservatoire; Graham Allen, trustee, Birmingham Museums Trust
FIVE ENCORES TO DYNAMIC MOTION: Birmingham Conservatoire.
I think this team has more talent than any team I've ever had at Birmingham,'' coach Ed Croson said.
The Nucor CEO also indicated that current Birmingham president and former Nucor executive John Correnti would not be invited to remain part of the resulting combined management team.
In April 1963, five months before the girls' deaths, King and other civil rights leaders brought their nonviolent protests to Birmingham.
Birmingham Royal Ballet had the advantage of appearing in its own large theater in the center of Birmingham, whereas the Royal Ballet is homeless until the Covent Garden opera house reopens at the end of 1999.
We have always been portrayed as being culturally intolerant, but here in Birmingham we've had things like gay parades and the annual Apollo drag ball for years without an incident.
You walk through powerful displays that evoke the period of segregation, with everything from an iron ore mine and Ku Klux Klan rallies to a burned bus, a lunch counter and a Birmingham jail cell.
Unfortunately, the success story for business in Birmingham has not mirrored the African-American companies.
If he lost the upcoming campaign to end segregation in placid but booming Birmingham, his position as the most prominent Negro civil rights leader would be eroded, perhaps destroyed-and so would his chance to become (his private goal) the most influential Negro in world history, with the unlimited power, fame, and access to attractive, willing civil-rights workers that would entail.
Bank of Birmingham has more than 800 shareholders, most of whom are from the Birmingham/Bloomfield community.