My Route was a major community heritage project by Sampad Arts that explored the changing history of the people, culture and landscape around Birmingham's Stratford Rd since the 1940s.
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  • Upcoming Events

    • Taxi Tour 400 x 200
      30 July – 27 August 2014

      Free Taxi Tour along Stratford Road 30 July -27 August!

      Please note that the My Route taxi tours have now finished. You can read more about how they went here.   FREE TOUR 30 July – 27 August, see below for times The My Route Taxi Tour is an interactive theatrical and sensory experience that will take you on a journey along Stratford Rd to explore… Read more »

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      Thursday 7 August 2014

      My Route talk at Hall Green Library

      On Thursday 7 August, members of the My Route team are heading down to Hall Green Library to talk about the project and provide an update about what is happening in the area. If you’d like to find out how you can get involved or just want to learn more about what’s going on with My… Read more »

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      Sunday 7 September 2014

      My Route History Detectives

      On Sunday 7 September Sampad will be inviting people of all ages to have a go at being a My Route History Detective, as part of the University of Birmingham’s Think Corner: Pop up Shop. Swing by to the Pavilions in the city centre between 11am and 5pm to learn about the research that our PhD… Read more »

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      Join My Route for a taste of Stratford Road!

      As well as working with local partner schools and community organisations on several activities that will be based on the My Route’s heritage themes, Sampad is delivering a series of events that the public can enjoy. This Autumn we are offering FREE workshops that will give you a special chance to go behind the scenes… Read more »

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      Monday 3rd November 2014

      My Route Exhibition Meeting

      Next year Sampad will be hosting an outdoor exhibition trail along Stratford Road to celebrate some of the stories about the people and places that My Route has researched over the last year. As part of this exhibition, we are keen to offer community groups and local venues the chance to take part, whether it… Read more »

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