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4,500 jobs as West Midlands sees most foreign investment in a decade

Neil Rami, chief executive of Marketing Birmingham

The region recorded 65 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects across the year, which represented an increase of 38 per cent on 2013 figures

Yvette Cooper favoured for Labour leader by Midland MPs

Yvette Cooper at Stanville Primary School, Birmingham
Mrs Cooper has the support of at least four of the city’s nine Labour MPs, more than any other contender so far

Hidden Spaces Unlocked: Full listings for June 2015 open days and events

2015 Hidden Spaces ‘Unlocked’ events programme follows the feedback from hugely popular Curzon Street Station exhibition

Hidden Spaces: The old ABC on New Street and Birmingham's lost traces of cinema heritage

The old ABC cinema in New Street and Ethel Street in Birmingham city centre.
The origins of the Odeon chain, one of the largest cinema chains in Europe, trace back to Birmingham

Karaoke Box and Rub Smokehouse heading to Birmingham's Broad Street

Broad Street in Birmingham
The pair have taken the final two units at the Regency Wharf leisure scheme off the popular nightspot

Wesleyan director Ahmed Farooq takes over as BPS Birmingham chair

Mr Farooq has taken on the role at BPS, which represents the professional and financial services sector in Greater Birmingham
Neil Rami, chief executive of Marketing Birmingham

4,500 jobs as West Midlands sees most foreign investment in a decade

The region recorded 65 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects across the year, which represented an increase of 38 per cent on 2013 figures

Wesleyan director Ahmed Farooq takes over as BPS Birmingham chair

Mr Farooq has taken on the role at BPS, which represents the professional and financial services sector in Greater Birmingham

Hidden Spaces Unlocked: Full listings for June 2015 open days and events

2015 Hidden Spaces ‘Unlocked’ events programme follows the feedback from hugely popular Curzon Street Station exhibition

Yvette Cooper favoured for Labour leader by Midland MPs

Yvette Cooper at Stanville Primary School, Birmingham
Mrs Cooper has the support of at least four of the city’s nine Labour MPs, more than any other contender so far
Birmingham street art by Gent48

City of Colours festival launches Kickstarter campaign

Team behind popular street art event is hoping to raise £15,000 to put towards running costs of festival in Digbeth which last year attracted 9,000 people

Museums at Night events you can visit in Birmingham and beyond

Coffin Works, Black Country Museum and Herbert Art Gallery are among the venues taking part in this annual event until May 16, 2015

Festival of English wine coming to Birmingham

Vines at Halfpenny Green Vineyard, Stourbridge, one of many vineyards in the Midlands
English Wine Takeover is the first dedicated domestic wine event to take place in the Midlands and aims to increase awareness of a fast-growing industry
1st place award winners Kevin Mann and Matthew Holden-Jones with Jamie Rodden from Sheridan Maine (left) and Debbie Cant, at the Birmingham Post Golf Day at Blackwell Golf Club sponsored by Sheridan Maine

Rain fails to dampen the annual Birmingham Post Corporate Pairs Challenge

The annual Birmingham Post Corporate Pairs Challenge, in association with Sheridan Maine, took place at Blackwell Golf Club.

Gallery: After the awards at BYPY 2015

2015 BYPY committee
Take a look to see if you were captured in our specially created frame in association with The Mailbox

Gallery: Guests arrive for BYPY 2015

The finalists on stage ahead of BYPY 2015
Pre-dinner drinks are being held at the ICC tonight ahead of the 15th BYPY to celebrate Birmingham's business stars
Alistair MacDonald QC

Alistair MacDonald QC appointed as High Court Judge

Mr MacDonald will take the customary oath of allegiance and the judicial oath at a swearing-in ceremony before the Lord Chief Justice on June 3 at the Royal Courts of Justice

Still waters run deep for Birmingham hotel with its own well

Managing director of the Burlington Hotel Derek McDonagh with the water sourced from below the building
The Macdonald Burlington in New Street has developed a unique cottage industry pumping water up from an underground well dating back to the hotel’s origins in 1873.

Law firms Shakespeares and SGH Martineau will merge in June

Emma Shipp and Andy Raynor of Shakespeare Martineau
The new firm, which will have a combined turnover of £75 million and employ 900 people, will be known as Shakespeare Martineau
Emma Shipp and Andy Raynor of Shakespeare Martineau

Law firms Shakespeares and SGH Martineau will merge in June

The new firm, which will have a combined turnover of £75 million and employ 900 people, will be known as Shakespeare Martineau

City of Colours festival launches Kickstarter campaign

Birmingham street art by Gent48
Team behind popular street art event is hoping to raise £15,000 to put towards running costs of festival in Digbeth which last year attracted 9,000 people

Zest's growth plans backed by Positive Cashflow Finance

Brad Johnson, managing director at Zest Education
Zest was set-up by managing director Brad Johnson, who has more than 10 years’ experience in the education recruitment sector

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Hidden Spaces Unlocked: Full listings for June 2015 open days and events

Neil Rami, chief executive of Marketing Birmingham

4,500 jobs as West Midlands sees most foreign investment in a decade

Broad Street in Birmingham

Karaoke Box and Rub Smokehouse heading to Birmingham's Broad Street

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