GCSE Geography AQA Birmingham Case Study

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  • Birmingham Case Study
    • Inner City
      • Help
        • £400 000 spent on health centre
        • 1999 - New Deal for Communities (NDC)
        • Aston Pride
        • Work experience and guidance
        • Broadband Centres
      • Issues
        • High unemployment rate
        • CBD rundown - vacant buildings
        • ethnic segrecation
        • Too little affordable housing
      • Rebranding
        • Leisure/Cultural attractions - canal side and housing
          • Attracts businesses
        • Eastside learning and technical quarter
        • Aston University
    • Facts
      • Bullring shopping centre
      • 2nd largest city in the UK
    • CBD
      • Help
        • £550mill scheme for New Street Station
        • Traditional streets pedestrianised
        • NIA and Sea life centre
        • Jewellery quarter
        • Bullring redeveloped and reopened 2003 with 140 shops
      • Issues
        • engineering and jewellery manufacture
          • by 1980s industry disappeared causing a bad effect on the economy
    • Housing
      • students need housing
      • regenerated so people want to live there again
      • Lozells
        • bed-sits converted to family homes
        • New housing
        • North West
        • Smaller Victorian housing demolished
    • Ethnic Segregation
      • Cultural leaders help to make decisions for the area
      • Medical documents available in multiple languages
      • Aston - Mosques
    • Traffic
      • damage to buildings and health
      • Solutions
        • car sharing
        • Bus lanes
        • trams
          • 20km from Wolverhampton to Birmingham centre every 10 mins
            • Extend to Birmingham airport and the NEC
        • Park and Ride
      • congestion

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