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“BAT Alarm”, Birmingham: exploding arrows

“BAT Alarm” burglar alarm, Birmingham • Robin – the Bat Alarm! Actually this belongs not to Batman but to Birmingham Alarm Technicians, whose square box was featured in the creatures theme here. My blurred shot of their delta sounder gets a showing in this arrows category thanks to – of course – its exploding arrows, which look a bit like a rotated version of the somewhat dubious “arrow cross” discussed yesterday• Spotted: Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, West Midlands, B18, England, 2005 • Politics: In the Labour constituency of Birmingham Ladywood

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  1. Sadly the founder of BAT Alarms (Birmingham Alarm Technicians) Died in Oct 2013. Mr J Hill started BAT way back in 1967 and sold his company to Intial Fire & Security in 2005, initial was taken over by Chubb a few years later.RIP Mr Hill and the great BAT alarms :)

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