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Philpotts owner Patisserie Holdings to float on AIM

Philpotts owner Patisserie Holdings is to raise £33 million by floating on AIM

Birmingham-based group plans to raise £33 million through initial public offering

Surge in value of residential land in the West Midlands

Houses
Land price rises across the region are typically around the 20 per cent mark, but the top addresses are fetching a premium significantly above mid-market addresses

You've bean framed: City chef Glynn Purnell stars in Brum Creatives photography exhibition

It has been organised by SmokeShow Images, a collaboration between photographer Ian Davies and award-winning stylist, Sy-Anne Holden

Conservatives in Birmingham vow to scrap 'garden tax'

Cllr Robert Alden
A manifesto for the May 22 local election also pledges free parking in suburban high street car parks and to turn 40 pieces of derelict land into public squares

Victorian police station comes to market

Bromsgrove Police Station which is being marketed for sale by GJS Dillion ahead of a move to a new combined fire and police station.
Consultancy GJS Dillon is marketing the current home of Bromsgrove Police Station which is moving to a new home in May

Tributes after Stechford mosque founder Haji Fazal Ellahi dies

Haji Fazal Ellahi started campaigning in 1990 for a place of worship in the community and held a number of meetings with then Yardley MP Estelle Morris

You've bean framed: City chef Glynn Purnell stars in Brum Creatives photography exhibition

It has been organised by SmokeShow Images, a collaboration between photographer Ian Davies and award-winning stylist, Sy-Anne Holden

New link between energy efficiency and improved business performance

Office worker
Report from British Council for Offices says companies should consider impact on staff of workplace environment
Cllr Robert Alden

Conservatives in Birmingham vow to scrap 'garden tax'

A manifesto for the May 22 local election also pledges free parking in suburban high street car parks and to turn 40 pieces of derelict land into public squares

Tributes after Stechford mosque founder Haji Fazal Ellahi dies

Haji Fazal Ellahi started campaigning in 1990 for a place of worship in the community and held a number of meetings with then Yardley MP Estelle Morris

Post People: Relaunch of Laurent-Perrier Champagne Bar at the Cube

Edgbaston-based upholstery company Mr McQueen led the five-week project to revamp the bar

The sweet sound of music in Bournville

The Carillion tower in Bournville.
The carillion at Bournville's charming Rest House is admired across the world. Christopher Morley joined the celebrations for its centenary.

Putting our literary luminaries on map

Literary Map of the West Midlands drawn up by Writing West
The region is bursting with creativity and Writing West Midlands has produced a literary map to show it. Alison Jones asked why it decided to landmark local talent and talks to two authors who are contributing to Birmingham's burgeoning books scene
Tracey Allsopp, Allsopp & Co; Mary Kaye, SGH Martineau; Martin Allsopp, Allsopp & Co.

Firm's St Patrick's Day festivities

The annual St. Patrick's Day celebration at the Birmingham offices of SGH Martineau was well attended as always.

Post People: Relaunch of Laurent-Perrier Champagne Bar at the Cube

Edgbaston-based upholstery company Mr McQueen led the five-week project to revamp the bar

Tennis clubs enjoy awards ceremony

Emily and Jim Smith.
The 11th Warwickshire Tennis Awards evening was recently held at the Botanical Gardens
Wragge & Co

Wragge & Co advises on £300m PFI scheme

Birmingham law firm act for Lovell on facilities management project in North East

Philpotts owner Patisserie Holdings is to raise £33 million by floating on AIM

Philpotts owner Patisserie Holdings to float on AIM

Birmingham-based group plans to raise £33 million through initial public offering

Distributor CEENorm expands with electrifying deal

Brian Bates, of Bates & Co, Ruth Murday, of Hawkins Hatton, and Tony Potts, of CEENorm
Electrical product distributor grows its product range with buyout of CableCaddy

HCB Solicitors breaks new ground with accountancy firm tie-up

Mike Gahan, chief executive of HCB Hatch Chartered Accountants
Solihull law firm headed by Mike Gahan continues deals trend with latest acquisition

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Tracey Allsopp, Allsopp & Co; Mary Kaye, SGH Martineau; Martin Allsopp, Allsopp & Co.

Firm's St Patrick's Day festivities

Post People: Relaunch of Laurent-Perrier Champagne Bar at the Cube

Emily and Jim Smith.

Tennis clubs enjoy awards ceremony

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