was designed by Indian sculptor Dhruva Mistry, and was unveiled by Diana, Princess of Wales in 1993.
But, the council, insists the aim is still to refurbish the Floozie
- although it admits it has no idea when the work will be carried out, the likely size of the bill, or whether it is even technically possible.
SOFT TOUCH Jasper Conran Silk Bra pounds 18.50, short pounds 10.50 FEEL BLUE Star by Julien Macdonald Big Navy Spot Bra pounds 16.50, Suspender pounds 12, Thong pounds 6 FLOWER POWER Reger by Janet Reger Spring Floral Bra pounds 22.50, Brief pounds 12.50 FRUITY Floozie
by Frost French.
"We bought the first pink mobile mammogram unit in the country, based in Selly Oak, as we are always looking for ways to promote awareness of this terrible disease in our diverse community." The Floozie
in the Jacuzzi's official name is 'The River' and is part of a set of sculptures in Birmingham's Victoria Square created by Indian sculptor Dhruva Mistry.
BIRMINGHAM'S jinxed Floozie
in the Jacuzzi could be turned into a giant flower basket to save face.
Each disc features iconic city landmarks modelled out of clay, including the Bullring Bull, the Rotunda, St Martin's Church, the clock tower in the Jewellery Quarter, the Custard Factory, the Floozie
in the Jacuzzi statue and the new Birmingham Library.
WE love this ultra feminine slip in girlie pink from Floozie
by Frost French, pounds 20, available at Debenhams.
by Frost French strawberry patch bra, pounds 16.50, and hipster pounds 8, Debenhams, www.debenhams.com 6.
1 - Gingham playsuit pounds 18 Floozie
by Frost French at Debenhams 2 - Et Vous gingham shirred waist blouse pounds 16, Matalan, www.matalan.co.uk 3 - Tu dress pounds 18, Sainsbury's, www.sainsburys.co.uk 4 - Gingham crochet tunic pounds 35, Dorothy Perkins, www.dorothyperkins.com 5 - Be Beau Gingham cami pounds 14, Matalan, www.matalan.co.uk 6 - Yogoego oversized shirt pounds 20, www.Yogoego.com 7 - Monochrome check chiffon dress, pounds 35, Evans, www.evans.co.uk 8 - Gingham trench coat pounds 110, Laura Ashley, www.laurashley.com 9 - 'Katie' yellow gingham dress, price available on request, www.bettyb.co.uk 10 - 'Real High' platform sandals reduced from pounds 75 to pounds 20, Office, www.office.co.uk
TRY Bond-eye Riviera bandeau bikini, pounds 58, at Sandinmytoes.com; Floozie
by Frost French gingham-frill bikini top, pounds 16, and bottom, pounds 12, at Debenhams; Accessorize Havana floral bikini top, pounds 14, and bikini bottom, pounds 12; Aguaclara cutaway swimsuit, pounds 81, at Figleaves.com; Juicy Couture bandeau ruffle bikini top, pounds 75, at ASOS.com
is the gorgeous underwear range from Frost- French.
Faux pearls, pounds 10, Accessorize' Black lace basque,pounds 30, by Presence.Lace thong, pounds 4, Debenhams' Truly you red Basque, pounds 40, M&S' Lepel shocking pink basque, pounds 28' thong, pounds 6, Debenhams' Lulu balcony bra antique rose, pounds 28 Lulu thong, pounds 11, www.curves andlace.com' Red shorts, pounds 14, M&S' Adored turquoise lace bra, pounds 12' lace string, pounds 4, M&S' Caprice floral bra pounds 18' pink thong, pounds 8, Debenhams' Camisole, pounds 20' shorts, pounds 10, John Lewis' Floozie
camisole, pounds 20' shorts, pounds 10, John Lewis' Made With Love pink corset, pounds 30, Knickerbox' Shorts, pounds 16, Knickerbox' Camisole, pounds 10' shorts, pounds 8, John Lewis
To stud at 4 and dam of: Forum Floozie
(1998 f by Danasinga; won 5 races in Australia), Wise Choice (1999 g by Danasinga; won 5 races in Hong Kong), Starcraft (2000 h by Soviet Star; multiple Gr1 winner), Pin Up (2001 f by Pins; won 2 of 3 starts to date in Australia).
Bikini top (part of set), pounds 35, French Connection; bottoms, pounds 12, Floozie
by FrostFrench at Debenhams; shirt, pounds 35, Levis at House of Fraser; shoes, pounds 20, Rokit
Opened by Diana, Princess of Wales in May 1993, endless breakdowns left the Floozie
high and dry.