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Birmingham's Hidden Spaces back for 2014

Ballroom at the Grand Hotel

Architecture project has grown and now returns for a second trip around the insides of Birmingham's most interesting buildings

Birmingham's Labour MPs call for scrapping of 'garden tax'

Green waste dumped in Sheldon, Birmingham, with a council notice informing residents it will not be removed
City council insists it will keep with the charged service for next year but pledges to make improvements

Cricket World Cup, Champions Trophy and Ashes head to Edgbaston

Edgbaston Stadium
Some major cricketing events are heading to Birmingham after the ECB's match allocation was revealed

Roof work completed at Mailbox Birmingham

The final panel being placed on the roof of the new Mailbox in Birmingham
With a matter of months until the refurbished shopping centre launches the final part of the sky-lit glass roof has been put in place

New future for Louisa Ryland House after sale agreed

Louisa Ryland House
There is much interest in the future of the attractive Grade II-listed building which was named after a major benefactor to Birmingham in the 1800s

West Midlands unemployment falls below 7% for first time since 2008

Job Centre
Latest data shows 14,000 people were taken out of joblessness in the region in the past quarter, meaning an overall unemployment rate of 6.8 per cent
The court building's Great Hall, stained glass windows run the course of the room and show iconic figures from city's past

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces: Victoria Law Courts became jewel in 'terracotta city'

City was described as 'a city of terracotta' and the attractive material enabled the creation of elaborate and decorative façades - especially at Birmingham Magistrates' Court

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces back for 2014

Ballroom at the Grand Hotel
Architecture project has grown and now returns for a second trip around the insides of Birmingham's most interesting buildings
Ballroom at the Grand Hotel

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces back for 2014

Architecture project has grown and now returns for a second trip around the insides of Birmingham's most interesting buildings

Cricket World Cup, Champions Trophy and Ashes head to Edgbaston

Edgbaston Stadium
Some major cricketing events are heading to Birmingham after the ECB's match allocation was revealed
New Art West Midlands: Alexandra Darby, Chrysophobia #1 (2014)

New Art West Midlands: Best emerging artists get chance to exhibit at major galleries again

Visitors will see painting, sculpture, photography, performance, installation and video works from 30 of the West Midlands’ most promising artists

Review: Aladdin at Malvern Festival Theatres

Malvern's  feel-good panto has energy galore and guaranteed to raise your Christmas spirits.

Review: First and Last by Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra at
Elgar Concert Hall, Birmingham

Forget clinical professionalism, there’s nothing to beat a warts-and-all amateur performance delivered with total commitment – and this BPO concert had it in spades.
Irene Allen, Opus Director: Glynn Purnell, Ann Tonks, Opus Director, attended Bar Opus' pre opening event at One Snowhill.

The Opus family dishes up Birmingham bar with a difference

Bar Opus at the foot of Colmore Row's iconic One Snowhill building, opened its doors to the public.

Women's Business Council summit at Snow Hill in Birmingham

Jagpal Rai, Monder Ram, Sandra Kerr, Denis Woulfe, Rupinder Kaur, at the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Women's Enterprise Summit at the Latitude Club, One Snowhill, hosted by Barclays.
Barclays, in conjunction with the ​​Women's Business Council, hosted the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Women's Enterprise Summit at its offices in Snow Hill, Birmingham.

Birmingham-based digital and design agency celebrates 25th anniversary

Jilly Cosgrove, Barques; Stuart Franks, Coltham Developments; Philippa Pickavance, Philippa Pickavance Real Estate, attend Barques 25th anniversary celebrations at Fleet Street Kitchen.
Birmingham-based digital and design agency Barques has celebrated a quarter of a century in business with an exclusive party at Fleet Street Kitchen.
Martin Letza, corporate partner at Shoosmiths' Birmingham office

Shoosmiths team advises ERIKS UK on Timken deal

ERIKS UK is a part of ERIKS NV, an international industrial service provider offering a range of mechanical engineering components and associated technical and logistics services

Pre-Christmas exit as IMI winds down Witton base

Historic manufacturing group brings to a close more than 150 years of industrial heritage at Birmingham base

Orbis advises on sale of TMAT to Blachford Incorporated

Chris Gregory, partner at Orbis
TMAT, based in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, designs, engineers and manufactures acoustic components for industrial and agricultural vehicles

Mysterious twist in Birmingham City ownership riddle

Birmingham City FC
Rumours abound that new shareholder who owns 16 per cent of the club is Carson Yeung's common-law partner

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The court building's Great Hall, stained glass windows run the course of the room and show iconic figures from city's past

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces: Victoria Law Courts became jewel in 'terracotta city'

Ballroom at the Grand Hotel

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces back for 2014

The final panel being placed on the roof of the new Mailbox in Birmingham

Roof work completed at Mailbox Birmingham

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