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Roxy and JJ


Birmingham get ready, as Roxy and JJ prepare to Blast your city this summer- reporting on a
arts and creativity in the city!

The summer in Brum is going to be a blast as the BBC Birmingham Website aims to inspire 13 - 16 year olds, showcasing their creative ideas.

Across the country, the 42 BBC Where I Live sites have entailed the help from some of the coolest junior reporters – here in Birmingham, we do things a little differently…. We have TWO reporters!

Roxy and JJ will be spending the summer reporting on arts activities across the Birmingham region and they need YOU to get involved! Whether you are the next Van Gough or more of a Wayne Sleep, or even the next Justin Timberlake or Mr Spielberg … if you’re a creative kinda person, then BLAST is for you!

Jonathan Jacobmeet jonathan

Jonathan Jacob, or 'JJ' (as he's known to everyone else) is half of Brums Blast reporting team. Find out who he wants to win BB, what makes him tick, and a little into the realms of JJ!
Roxanne Harleymeet roxy

Roxanne Harley, also known as Roxy is our very own Johnny Deep lovin' Blast reporter.
Read up on her hate of mushrooms, her varied music taste and dig deeper into the world of Roxy!

To find out on opportunities available to you including workshops, live web chats and community events then check out the main BBC Blast website here.

Roxy and JJ want to hear your creative stories, so whether it be Arts, Dance, Film, Music, or Writing or even all five get in touch on

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