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Birmingham City Council job losses down to 'disproportionate' budget cuts say GMB union

Birmingham City Council which has announced job losses of up to 6,000

GMB organiser Gillian Whittaker said the changes proposed by the city council would be felt across Birmingham

City of Colours street art festival set to double next year

The City of Colours festival will make a second outing next year and expand from one day to two
Organiser Becci Wright to host street art festival over two days due to visitor demand for expansion of the event in Digbeth

Birmingham Children's Hospital launches helpline after doctor abused boys

Paediatric haematologist Dr Myles Bradbury
Myles Bradbury is facing jail after admitting molesting cancer patients, some as young as eight, at a hospital in Cambridge

Birmingham firm GB Training secures £1.4m apprenticeships deal

Birmingham Pride chairman Lawrence Barton, who owns the Nightingale Club, among other Southside venues
GB Training says the one-year contract with the Skills Funding Agency is one of the largest single contracts it has secured in recent years

Liberty director Shami Chakrabarti to speak at Birmingham Law Society event

Shami Chakrabarti, director of Liberty
A qualified barrister, Ms Chakrabarti was a panel member for the Leveson Inquiry, the judicial inquiry into the culture, practice and ethics of the UK press, which focused on the phone hacking scandal

Birmingham City Council to axe 6,000 more staff amid giant Government cuts

Sir Albert Bore
It is likely that 3,000 jobs will go next year with more to follow after further cuts for the authority
Birmingham City Council which has announced job losses of up to 6,000

Birmingham City Council job losses down to 'disproportionate' budget cuts says GMB union

GMB organiser Gillian Whittaker said the changes proposed by the city council would be felt across Birmingham

City of Colours street art festival set to double next year

The City of Colours festival will make a second outing next year and expand from one day to two
Organiser Becci Wright to host street art festival over two days due to visitor demand for expansion of the event in Digbeth
Birmingham City Council which has announced job losses of up to 6,000

Birmingham City Council job losses down to 'disproportionate' budget cuts says GMB union

GMB organiser Gillian Whittaker said the changes proposed by the city council would be felt across Birmingham

City of Colours street art festival set to double next year

The City of Colours festival will make a second outing next year and expand from one day to two
Organiser Becci Wright to host street art festival over two days due to visitor demand for expansion of the event in Digbeth
The City of Colours festival will make a second outing next year and expand from one day to two

City of Colours street art festival set to double next year

Organiser Becci Wright to host street art festival over two days due to visitor demand for expansion of the event in Digbeth

CBSO opens new season amid £1m fundraising plea

CBSO Youth orchestra which benefits from support programmes run by the orchestra
Symphony orchestra in battle to raise huge amount of money after facing budget cuts of 24 per cent since 2010

Review: Birmingham Bach Choir, Symphony Hall

Birmingham Bach Choir
Birmingham Bach Choir delivered one of the most important concerts in its history when it performed the Unfinished Remembering which was commissioned by the choir to mark the outbreak of the the First World War
Helen Platt, Squire Patton Boggs; Martina Navratilova, Nick Green, Squire Patton Boggs; Monique Sutherland, Squire Patton Boggs.

Birmingham Law firm serves up tennis ace Martina Navratilova for hard-hitting talk

Global law firm Squire Patton Boggs recently welcomed tennis legend Martina Navratilova to a client breakfast to discuss diversity.

Exciting finish to the 2014 Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship at Nailcote Hall

Clayton and Tracey Blackmore.
Eddie Pepperell secured the 2014 Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship title after a tense play-off with TP Tour Qualifier Jak Hamblett.

Le Monde Fish Bar and Grill restaurant opens in Brindleyplace

Simon Howard, Director, Myton Restaurants; Gemma Meah, Front of House Manager, Le Monde.
Le Monde Fish Bar and Grill has opened to the public in Brindleyplace.
Shami Chakrabarti, director of Liberty

Liberty director Shami Chakrabarti to speak at Birmingham Law Society event

A qualified barrister, Ms Chakrabarti was a panel member for the Leveson Inquiry, the judicial inquiry into the culture, practice and ethics of the UK press, which focused on the phone hacking scandal

Birmingham Pride chairman Lawrence Barton, who owns the Nightingale Club, among other Southside venues

Birmingham firm GB Training secures £1.4m apprenticeships deal

GB Training says the one-year contract with the Skills Funding Agency is one of the largest single contracts it has secured in recent years

99p Stores appoints Harris Lamb for Midlands expansion drive

David Walton, Harris Lamb
Birmingham planning consultancy will lead the hunt for new sites across the region and north of England

Clevercherry recruited for Millbank brief

Jewellery Quarter creative agency secures latest tender to help North West recruitment agency increase profile

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The City of Colours festival will make a second outing next year and expand from one day to two

City of Colours street art festival set to double next year

1920s detached home in Arthur Road, Edgbaston.

Home of the day: £1,750,000 1920s detached home in Edgbaston

Pictures: Inside Newman Brothers Coffin Fitting Works

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