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Birmingham Cathedral secures £500k windfall

Birmingham Cathedral has received a £500,000 boost to help it with repair work

Cash will go towards vital repairs as iconic Birmingham landmark celebrates tercentenary anniversary

Radical shake-up of Birmingham's schools

Tim Boyes is keen to see a radical shake-up of Birmingham's schools
Chairman of Birmingham Education Partnership Tim Boyes says private sector could play a key role in ensuring city's pupils are less divided and polarised

Library of Birmingham to open six hours at weekends

Full extent of the Library of Birmingham's reduced opening hours has been revealed
New opening times confirmed following announcement last year that £188m library would be victim of savage cuts resulting in around 100 job losses

MG opens four more dealerships including flagship central London outlet

MG's new multi-million pound flagship dealership in the heart of London's Piccadilly
Other dealerships have also opened for business in Guildford, Exeter and Maidstone

Energy firm Big60Million launches £20m bond scheme to attract investment in Warwickshire solar farms

Toddington Harper, CEO Big60Million
The initiative has been launched by community benefit energy company Big60Million and includes an £8.6 million offer for Atherstone Solar Farm and a £6 million offer for the Southam Solar Farm

Alsters Kelley appoints head of commercial and residential property

Joanne Herbert, associate and head of commercial and residential property at Alsters Kelley
Joanne Herbert qualified as a chartered legal executive in 1996
Birmingham Cathedral has received a £500,000 boost to help it with repair work

Birmingham Cathedral secures £500k windfall

Cash will go towards vital repairs as iconic Birmingham landmark celebrates tercentenary anniversary

Radical shake-up of Birmingham's schools

Tim Boyes is keen to see a radical shake-up of Birmingham's schools
Chairman of Birmingham Education Partnership Tim Boyes says private sector could play a key role in ensuring city's pupils are less divided and polarised
Birmingham Cathedral has received a £500,000 boost to help it with repair work

Birmingham Cathedral secures £500k windfall

Cash will go towards vital repairs as iconic Birmingham landmark celebrates tercentenary anniversary

Radical shake-up of Birmingham's schools

Tim Boyes is keen to see a radical shake-up of Birmingham's schools
Chairman of Birmingham Education Partnership Tim Boyes says private sector could play a key role in ensuring city's pupils are less divided and polarised

Beautiful Thing at Birmingham Hippodrome review: Stylish and sharp

A superb cast gave a fine performance in this sharply written play

Review: English Symphony Orchestra at Elgar Concert Hall

Violinist Tamsin Waley-Cohen
This concert at the University of Birmingham hall had plenty of highlights but overall lacked sparkle

Review: Magnificat by Birmingham Bach Choir at Birmingham Cathedral

Paul Spicer
Paul Spicer's relaxed conducting along with an outstanding performance by tenor Julian Gregory made this a memorable performance
Rupert Sheldon, Palmer Capital; Victoria Smith, Opus Land; Nick Cooper, Palmer Capital; Richard Smith, Opus Land.

Opus Land celebrates a successful year

Birmingham's top commercial property agents gathered together at Bank Restaurant in Brindleyplace to celebrate a year of successes for Opus Land

Annual Women's Day lunch raises £3,500 for charity

International Ladies day speakers: Helen Fraser CBE, The Girls Day School Trust; Ian Allen, Cure Leukaemia; Pauline Biddle, Deloitte.
Deloitte held the annual Birmingham charity lunch to mark this year's International Women's Day.

Launch of B1 app for young job-seekers in Birmingham

Shilpi Akbar, Stacey Barnfield, Cllr Penny Holbrook and Andy George at the B1 Jobs App Launch at The Lighthouse in Aston.
A unique recruitment and training app was officially launched at the Lighthouse Young People’s Centre in Aston.
Rupert Sheldon, Palmer Capital; Victoria Smith, Opus Land; Nick Cooper, Palmer Capital; Richard Smith, Opus Land.

Opus Land celebrates a successful year

Birmingham's top commercial property agents gathered together at Bank Restaurant in Brindleyplace to celebrate a year of successes for Opus Land

Marston's acquires Lancaster Bomber owner

Black Country brewery buys beer division of Thwaites to boost its real ale operations and presence in the North West

Jobs axed as bakery chain Firkins closes

Historic company founded in West Bromwich in 19th century has suddenly shut down after a decade of battling several administrations

Halfords recruits new chief from McDonald's

Jill McDonald, current UK chief executive of the fast food chain, will replace Matt Davies in May

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Birmingham Cathedral has received a £500,000 boost to help it with repair work

Birmingham Cathedral secures £500k windfall

MG's new multi-million pound flagship dealership in the heart of London's Piccadilly

MG opens four more dealerships including flagship central London outlet

Rupert Sheldon, Palmer Capital; Victoria Smith, Opus Land; Nick Cooper, Palmer Capital; Richard Smith, Opus Land.

Opus Land celebrates a successful year

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