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Cell Block C Live Escape Game in Birmingham

Cell Block C Live Escape Game in Birmingham
60 minutes
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You’ve been framed for a crime you didn’t commit, and you’re about to be sentenced to a lifetime in prison. You know that notorious criminal Danny Badd is responsible but with only 60 minutes before you face the barrister, you don’t have the resources to prove your innocence. Can you escape top security Cell Block C and buy yourself some time or will you be locked away forever?

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With well over 1000 British motorcycles and 161 manufacturer&rsquo;s marks within the collection, and approximately 850 machines on display at any one time, this is the largest collection of British motorcycles in the world.<br /><br />From the 1898 Beeston Humber Tricycle 400cc up to the modern day 2016 Triumph T120.<br /><br />All the museums exhibited machines are fully restored to pristine condition to reflect the machine originality as seen at the end of the production line, and exhibited on one level, allowing excellent access for all.

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Birmingham Airport (BHX) Information

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 BHX Birmingham Airport Info & Guide

Birmingham Airport

Where is Birmingham Airport?  

Great Britain's second largest city, Birmingham, once known as the "Workshop of the World", is today a great shopping and cultural destination.

Ranked as a beta− world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network, Birmingham is a major business city, transport hub and centre of higher learning ("Brum", as the locals call it, boasts 6 universities).

Birmingham International Airport (IATA: BHX, ICAO: EGBB), also referred to as Brum Airport, or simply Birmingham Airport, is located in Bickenhill, 10.2 kilometres (6.3 miles) east southeast of Birmingham city centre, in the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom.

In 2013, Birmingham Airport served 9,117,096 passengers.

Birmingham Airport is a hub for Flybe, Monarch, Ryanair, Thomas Cook Airlines and Thomson Airways. Other airlines that fly to Birmingham Airport include Aegean Airlines, Aer Lingus, Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, Air Transat, Austrian Airlines, BMI Regional, Brussels Airlines, Cyprus Airways, Eastern Airways, EasyJet, Emirates, Germanwings, KLM, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Swiss International Air Lines, Turkish Airlines and United Airlines.

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Your best bet for a Birmingham Airport transfer is the train. Details on all options are included in this guide.


 Other Items of Interest at Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport services include:

  • Duty free shopping
  • No.1 Traveller and Aspire by Servisair Lounges (fee)
  • Day before check-in 
  • Boots drug store
  • Multi-faith prayer room (04:00-22:00) - ground floor, behind chec-in desk 28
  • Sky Side free interactive play experience - North Pier, opposite Gate 54
  • Aircraft viewing area (open to public) - edge of Long Stay Car Park 1

Additional Birmingham Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.

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Last Updated: 4 Jan 2016