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More foreign investment in Greater Birmingham than any other region

The refurbished Five Brindleyplace, soon to be the home of Deutsche Bank which is one of the city's best foreign investment stories of recent times

The number of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects in the Greater Birmingham trumped the 37 other regions, data for the 2014 financial year shows

Huge bill as storm floods bunkers at Little Aston Golf Club

Little Aston Golf Club
Six-figure clean-up cost as downpour ruins sand at one of city's best clubs

City TV licence bid to be re-run if time limit missed

Steve McCabe MP
Birmingham being 'short changed' says MP as Government confirms licence will be re-advertised if deadline not met

Planners back Sutton Conservative Club demolition

Birmingham City Council
Gracewell Healthcare to build its second care home in Birmingham with 65-bedroom unit and pavilion

Unipart Automotive collapses with the loss of over 1,200 jobs

Mark Orton, KPMG
Rescue deal save three West Midlands branches but head office and multiple sites have closed

Birmingham could be first public sector hub outside London

Sir Albert Bore
City set to be centre of government outside of the capital as it pushes for major relocations away from South East
Steve McCabe MP

City TV licence bid to be re-run if time limit missed

Birmingham being 'short changed' says MP as Government confirms licence will be re-advertised if deadline not met

Huge bill as storm floods bunkers at Little Aston Golf Club

Little Aston Golf Club
Six-figure clean-up cost as downpour ruins sand at one of city's best clubs
Believe.

Movie Review: Believe (PG)

Believe has its heart in the right place and it's nice to see a homely British film about family life.

Movie Review: The Purge: Anarchy (15)

The Purge: Anarchy.
Graham Young reviews the latest from writer-director James DeMonoaco, The Purge: Anarchy.

Movie Review: Hercules (12A)

Hercules.
Classical Greek mythology gets a campy, testosterone- pumped rewrite in Brett Ratner’s swaggering swords ’n’ sandals romp.
Simon Lloyd, DTZ; Louise Brooke-Smith, Brooke Smith Planning; Simon Farrant, GBR Phoenix Beard.

Brooke Smith Planning marks 20th anniversary

​Brooke Smith Planning celebrated 20 years in business at its annual Summer Garden Party at The Cloisters in Edgbaston.

BDO hosts dinner for housebuilders to discuss 'Homes For All' report

Steve Parkinson, Parkinson Estates Plc; Tom Finnegan, Radleigh Group Ltd; Mark Anslow, BDO; Stephen Hemming, Lambert Smith Hampton.
BDO spoke to 50 UK housebuilders across the country to canvass views on the key challenges facing the industry and how to overcome these.

Birmingham Cycle Revolution tells business leaders to get on their bikes

Professor David Cox, CTC; Councillor James McKay, Richard Leonard, Birmingham City Council.
Birmingham City Council and BPS hosted a business breakfast at The Library of Birmingham.

Unipart Automotive collapses with the loss of over 1,200 jobs

Mark Orton, KPMG
Rescue deal save three West Midlands branches but head office and multiple sites have closed

Eric Parry Architects appointed to design Paradise Circus building

Eric Parry Architects' sketch of the Paradise Circus development - it will design the building with white roof in the top of the sketch
Firm is second architecture practice to win a design brief for £450m mixed-use scheme and will create building to replace Central Library

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Simon Lloyd, DTZ; Louise Brooke-Smith, Brooke Smith Planning; Simon Farrant, GBR Phoenix Beard.

Brooke Smith Planning marks 20th anniversary

Mickledale in Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire.

Home of the day: £2,950,000 Mickledale in Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire

Eric Parry Architects' sketch of the Paradise Circus development - it will design the building with white roof in the top of the sketch

Eric Parry Architects appointed to design Paradise Circus building

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