Open Day - June 2017

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Saturday 24 March, 9am – 3pm

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What is City Talks?

The City Talks public lecture series features a programme of speakers who will share their views and insights on a range of topics. The talks are free of charge, and open to the public.

Forthcoming events

In Conversation with Lily Pebbles

Wednesday 14 March, 6.15pm - 8pm, The Parkside Building

Lily Pebbles Author of "The F Word"YouTuber, lifestyle blogger and author Lily Pebbles returns to her alma mater to talk about life as a digital superstar and how she’s had time to write her first ever book – ‘The F Word’, a personal celebration of female friendships.

Lily, who has over 394,000 Instagram followers and 452,000 subscribers on YouTube, has collaborated with huge brands such as ASOS, Bobbi Brown, Revlon and Evian. In 2016, she won InStyle’s Project 13 Award for Best Beauty Blogger and recently, Lily has launched a new Podcast titled ‘At Home With…”

During the City Talk, Lily will look back over her incredible career, offering tips for budding writers and exploring what’s next for this online sensation.

Starting her blog as part of a Digital Marketing module, Lily graduated from Birmingham City University’s Business School with a Marketing, Advertising and PR degree eight years ago, and was named as one of our Alumni of the Year 2017.

Lily will be in conversation with friend Rose Gallagher, Birmingham-based beauty blogger and founder of Mixed Gems.

Signed copies of ‘The F Word’ will be available to purchase on the evening.

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