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James Delingpole

The Islamic sermon that taught me what’s happened to Birmingham

Discovering a parallel culture in my old home town

8 November 2014

9:00 AM

8 November 2014

9:00 AM

Birmingham has changed a bit since I grew up there in the 1970s. Back then, the stories of the hour were the usual industrial unrest at Longbridge, the IRA bombs in the Tavern in the Town and the Mulberry Bush, and the ongoing success of local lads Slade, Wizzard and ELO.

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