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New towers plan for Broad Street replaces vision for city's tallest building

CGI of the Left Bank development looking down Broad Street towards the Library of Birmingham with Big Bite in the centre

Regal Property Group stays on track to redevelop run-down car park site as scaled-down version of Regal Tower mission lands with planners

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces: Inside the BT Tower - an icon on city skyline

Birmingham's BT tower formerly known as the Post Office Tower and, before that the GPO Tower.
It was designed and constructed by the Ministry of Public Building and Works and was opened by the Lord Mayor of Birmingham in 1967

German Market closes and 'will not go to Millennium Point'

New Street crowds at Birmingham's annual German Christmas Market.
With the German Christmas Market attracting an estimated five million visitors this year, council bosses are keen that the construction does not impact on future success

Jaguar Land Rover worker nearly died in conveyor belt horror

Land Rover at Lode Lane, Solihull.
Manufacturing giant admitted breaching health and safety laws after 57-year-old worker was trapped in a machine at Solihull plant

First class Dubai flights added at Birmingham Airport

The view out of the Burj Khalifa over Dubai
Emirates is adding a service from August 1, 2015, departing Birmingham Airport at 9.10am and arriving at Dubai International Airport at 7.10pm

Centenary Square design competition attracts nearly 200 architects

Centenary Square as seen from the new library - 185 architects are bidding to win the contract to redesign it
Entries received from all over the world to Royal Institute of British Architects' project to reshape public space outside library
Birmingham's BT tower formerly known as the Post Office Tower and, before that the GPO Tower.

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces: Inside the BT Tower - an icon on city skyline

It was designed and constructed by the Ministry of Public Building and Works and was opened by the Lord Mayor of Birmingham in 1967

New towers plan for Broad Street replaces vision for city's tallest building

CGI of the Left Bank development looking down Broad Street towards the Library of Birmingham with Big Bite in the centre
Regal Property Group stays on track to redevelop run-down car park site as scaled-down version of Regal Tower mission lands with planners
New Street crowds at Birmingham's annual German Christmas Market.

German Market closes and 'will not go to Millennium Point'

With the German Christmas Market attracting an estimated five million visitors this year, council bosses are keen that the construction does not impact on future success

The enduring appeal of pantomime at Christmas

The cast of Jack and the Beanstalk on stage at the Birmingham Hippodrome.
One tradition that many families indulge in during the festive season is a trip to the theatre to see a pantomime.
Ballroom at the Grand Hotel

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces: Inside reborn Grand Hotel

Vision to breathe new life into hotel and civic centrepiece in Colmore Row is slowly taking shape

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

The court building's Great Hall, stained glass windows run the course of the room and show iconic figures from city's past
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
Sabai Torquil and Juree Chidwick, of Sabai Sabai restaurants.

Sabai Sabai restaurant group marks 10 years in business

Sabai Sabai hosted a double celebration marking both the 10th birthday of the restaurant group and Thailand's Loy Krathong festival.

Celebrating the completion of refurbishment at the Hyatt Regency

Mario Flanagan, General Manager, Hyatt Regency Birmingham; Michael Gray, Area Director, Hyatt UK and Ireland, at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham following the completion of its multi-million pound refurbishment.
People were treated to an evening of drinks, canapés and revelry at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham following the completion of its multi-million pound refurbishment.

Eastside's Millennium Point Trust launches Young Innovator Prize initiative

Melvyn Lees, Kate Bellingham and Philip Singleton, at the launch of the Young Innovator of the Year prize at Millennium Point, Birmingham.
Eastside's Millennium Point Trust has officially launched its brand new Young Innovator Prize initiative.
LDC chief investment officer Martin Draper

LDC sells majority stake in Angel Springs to Castik Capital

The transaction provides a healthy return for LDC, which has tripled its original investment in three years

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

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Birmingham's BT tower formerly known as the Post Office Tower and, before that the GPO Tower.

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces: Inside the BT Tower - an icon on city skyline

CGI of the Left Bank development looking down Broad Street towards the Library of Birmingham with Big Bite in the centre

New towers plan for Broad Street replaces vision for city's tallest building

New Street crowds at Birmingham's annual German Christmas Market.

German Market closes and 'will not go to Millennium Point'

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