Birmingham has a motto of ‘forward’ as can be seen on the city’s coat of arms.
Forward! was also the official name of a widely-disliked fibreglass sculpture put up in Centenary Square in 1991 and destroyed by arsonists in 2003.
But as progress has taken place, much of the familiar and much-loved parts of the city’s past have vanished.
Here we take a look at some of the lost buildings of Birmingham. Which ones do you miss most?
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