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Staying alive: The story of Stirchley, the ‘cool’ southside of Birmingham

Serving sourdough in Stirchley has made the owner of Loaf feel part of something bigger

Staying alive: The story of Stirchley, the ‘cool’ southside of Birmingham Staying alive: The story of Stirchley, the ‘cool’ southside of Birmingham A fter decades in the doldrums, overshadowed by its genteel neighbour Bournville, the south Birmingham district of Stirchley started to stir. A minor miracle was unfolding:  Stirchley was becoming cool. Stirchley’s story is all the more remarkable because …

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