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Phones4U administrators fight to re-open stores as discussions continue

Administrators are hunting for a buyer for troubled retailer Phones4U

PwC says it will 'quickly engage' with interested parties to see whether a buyer can be found for some or all of the troubled retailer

Rileys Sports Bars falls into administration as 15 sites close down

Deloitte appointed to snooker hall chain as administrators 'seek to stabilise' the business and trade the remaining outlets

Picture quiz: Can you recognise these Birmingham landmarks from above?

Birmingham landmarks picture quiz 3
See how many of these you recognise. The answers are in the final image.

Colliers International appointed to Parkgate scheme

Parkgate development in Shirley
Birmingham office of property consultancy wins brief to manage £85 million development which opened earlier this year

Birmingham Science Park's iCentrum plan poised for green light

CGI of the iCentrum building which will go before city planners this week
City councillors recommended to approve £7.5m development next to Aston University which will be home to 400 roles in tech sector

Birmingham's cycling community hits back after councillor's 'discriminatory' claim

Cycle lobby joins social media backlash against councillor Deidre Alden who said the activity was the preserve of 'white, young men'
Administrators are hunting for a buyer for troubled retailer Phones4U

Phones4U administrators fight to re-open stores as discussions continue

PwC says it will 'quickly engage' with interested parties to see whether a buyer can be found for some or all of the troubled retailer

Rileys Sports Bars falls into administration as 15 sites close down

Deloitte appointed to snooker hall chain as administrators 'seek to stabilise' the business and trade the remaining outlets
Birmingham Bach Choir

Review: Birmingham Bach Choir, Symphony Hall

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

Review: Tony Bennett, Symphony Hall

Tony Bennett
A sea of warmth greeted Tony Bennett at Symphony Hall as he received two standing ovations during a performance which covered a broad spectrum of his back catalogue

Bupa Great Birmingham Run countdown is on

Commonwealth gold medalist Jodie Stimpson who will fire starting gun on Bupa Great Birmingham Run 2014
Less than six weeks to go until big day as attention turns from Great North Run to Birmingham
Administrators are hunting for a buyer for troubled retailer Phones4U

Phones4U administrators fight to re-open stores as discussions continue

PwC says it will 'quickly engage' with interested parties to see whether a buyer can be found for some or all of the troubled retailer

Rileys Sports Bars falls into administration as 15 sites close down

Deloitte appointed to snooker hall chain as administrators 'seek to stabilise' the business and trade the remaining outlets

Home of the day: £895k Stoners Farmhouse in Feckenham, Worcestershire

Stoners Farmhouse, a delightful period property in Feckenham, Worcestershire.
The exposed materials speak of the long history of this listed country house in Worcestershire, writes Alison Jones

Rileys Sports Bars falls into administration as 15 sites close down

Deloitte appointed to snooker hall chain as administrators 'seek to stabilise' the business and trade the remaining outlets

Phones 4U slips into administration affecting hundreds of West Midlands staff

Retailer Phones 4U has slipped into administration placing hundreds of West Midlands jobs at risk
The mobile phone retailer, which was founded in Staffordshire in the 1980s, will close all stores today with almost 5,600 staff facing redundancy

Birmingham Science Park's iCentrum plan poised for green light

CGI of the iCentrum building which will go before city planners this week
City councillors recommended to approve £7.5m development next to Aston University which will be home to 400 roles in tech sector

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Stoners Farmhouse, a delightful period property in Feckenham, Worcestershire.

Home of the day: £895k Stoners Farmhouse in Feckenham, Worcestershire

Birmingham landmarks picture quiz 3

Picture quiz: Can you recognise these Birmingham landmarks from above?

Wayne Tracey, one of the owners of Snobs nightclub and David Southham, the club's DJ

Giveaway: Final night at the old Snobs set to sell out - win five tickets

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