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Jaguar Land Rover buys £100 million classic car collection to preserve it for the nation

James Hull's £100 million car collection, which has been bought by Jaguar Land Rover

The largest-known privately owned collection of British classic cars in the world, it was amassed by enthusiast and entrepreneur, James Hull

Record numbers attend Colmore Business District Food Festival

Visitors enjoy live entertainment at Colmore Business District Food Festival 2014
Organisers say crowds flocked to city centre despite bad weather on second

Headline director proves he is a real Ironman

Matt Taylor, director of Headline Communications, shows off his Bolton Ironman UK medal
Matt Taylor completes gruelling triathlon and raises thousands for charity Scope

Trojan Horse teacher suspensions revealed

Trojan Horse
Education minister says action taken over harassment as fallout from "Trojan Horse" continues

Poundland chairman quits to join Morrisons

Poundland
Darren Shapland to step up after six months on the board as Black Country waves farewell to Andrew Higginson

City launches hunt for Kings Norton housing developer

Houses
Major scheme in south Birmingham takes next step as cabinet agrees to start tender process for latest phase of 1,000-house development
Matt Taylor, director of Headline Communications, shows off his Bolton Ironman UK medal

Headline director proves he is a real Ironman

Matt Taylor completes gruelling triathlon and raises thousands for charity Scope

Jaguar Land Rover buys £100 million classic car collection to preserve it for the nation

James Hull's £100 million car collection, which has been bought by Jaguar Land Rover
The largest-known privately owned collection of British classic cars in the world, it was amassed by enthusiast and entrepreneur James Hull
Visitors enjoy live entertainment at Colmore Business District Food Festival 2014

Record numbers attend Colmore Business District Food Festival

Organisers say crowds flocked to city centre despite bad weather on second day

Trojan Horse teacher suspensions revealed

Trojan Horse
Education minister says action taken over harassment as fallout from "Trojan Horse" continues
Joanna Reid, executive director of Coventry's Belgrade Theatre

Arts organisations critical to the prosperity of the city

As the Belgrade Theatre prepares to stage its latest home-produced drama, executive director Joanna Reid writes about Arts Council funding and tough times ahead

Nazis loathed jazz but they knew how to harness its power

Bradley Clarkson, Jonny Bower, Miranda Wilford, Chris Andrew Mellon and Calum Coates in Propaganda Swing, which is coming to Belgrade Theatre, Coventry.
The glitz and glamour of the Berlin jazz scene in the 1930s is brought to life in a wartime drama produced by Coventry's Belgrade Theatre. Catherine Vonledebur reports.

Fascinating tales from the Home Front being told in real time over four years

Actors Claire-Louise Cordwell (Alice), Alun Raglan (Ivor) and Ben Crowe (Bill) record an episode of Home Front at the Mailbox.
A major radio drama about the First World War is being made in Birmingham. Roz Laws sat in on a recording.
John Dyson, John Harris, Peter Stienlet, John Stewart.

Stewart & Harris celebrate joining Patrick Parsons

Birmingham consulting engineers Stewart & Harris celebrate becoming part of national firm Patrick Parsons.

Brooke Smith Planning marks 20th anniversary

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

Poundland chairman quits to join Morrisons

Darren Shapland to step up after six months on the board as Black Country waves farewell to Andrew Higginson

Orbis Partners advise TT Electronics on Roxspur acquisition

Chris Gregory, partner at Orbis Partners
The acquisition of Roxspur, which has annual sales of around £8 million, will form part of TT’s sensing and control division

AFH Financial enters Scottish market with latest buyout

Alan Hudson, AFH Financial
Bromsgrove firm acquires Finlay Gow & Company and adds £40 million to portfolio of funds under management

Videos & Photos

Period property in Chantry Road, Moseley.

Home of the day: £625k period property in Chantry Road, Moseley

Visitors enjoy live entertainment at Colmore Business District Food Festival 2014

Record numbers attend Colmore Business District Food Festival

The Malt House, The Granary in Besford, near Pershore, Worcestershire.

Home of the day: £895k The Malt House in Besford, Worcestershire

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