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Developers lining up for stalled Mere Green scheme

Boarded up shops in Lichfield Road, Mere Green, which are set to be redeveloped

Progress finally being made on long-awaited retail development in upmarket city suburb

New man at helm of Brandauer

David Spears (left) and Rowan Crozier from Brandauer
David Spears brings an end to 13-year tenure but will stay on in non-executive position

Creative companies to reveal the secrets of their success

David Maclean, who runs Packt Publishing - one of the firms taking part in Birmingham's first OpenCo
Tech businesses will open their doors for a day to discuss their ventures in a bid to make Birmingham more collaborative

Lloyds backs Parkfield Business Services to buy own premises

Andy Parker, senior manager at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking (left), and Dean Bick, director at Parkfield Building Services
Banks supplies £100,000 funding package to support family-run business' expansion plans

Ed Balls backs Shabana Mahmood after protest at Sainsbury's

Shabana Mahmood
Labour shadow Chancellor supports shadow treasury minister despite her defying party policy by supporting boycott   

Irwin Mitchell joins forces with Board Evaluation to host business briefing event

Chris Rawstron, partner and head of business legal services at Irwin Mitchell in Birmingham
The session on September 11 will provide advice on a range of issues, from financial strategy to getting the board and senior management team right
Boarded up shops in Lichfield Road, Mere Green, which are set to be redeveloped

Developers lining up for stalled Mere Green scheme

Progress finally being made on long-awaited retail development in upmarket city suburb

Creative companies to reveal the secrets of their success

David Maclean, who runs Packt Publishing - one of the firms taking part in Birmingham's first OpenCo
Tech businesses will open their doors for a day to discuss their ventures in a bid to make Birmingham more collaborative
Robert Wenley (deputy director) and John van Boolen (curatorial technician) manoeuvre the Picasso painting

Pictures: Barber Institute of Fine Arts in Birmingham unpacks a Picasso

Going on display on Friday, August 29, Woman Sleeping in a Chair will be at the gallery until March 2015

Ed Balls backs Shabana Mahmood after protest at Sainsbury's

Shabana Mahmood
Labour shadow Chancellor supports shadow treasury minister despite her defying party policy by supporting boycott   
Arthur Brown's outrageous stage show

Crazy World of Arthur Brown play Moseley Folk Festival Afterparty

The sixties psychedelic legend augmented by his band takes to the stage at the Hare & Hounds in Kings Heath on Friday August 29 after former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr draws the opening day of Moseley Folk to a close

Movie Review: Deliver Us From Evil (15)

Deliver Us From Evil.
Jerry Bruckheimer has changed track to produce a contemporary supernatural horror thriller supposedly based on the life of a New York police officer.

Movie Review: Blood Ties (15)

Blood Ties
This is Coventry-born Clive Owen's most ambitious role to date at the heart of a crime thriller set in Brooklyn, 1974.
Paul Fielding, Mike Mounfield, both CBD; Rafael Cuesta, Centro; Sir Albert Bore, Rob Valentine, CBD; Alan Bain, JMP.

Birmingham's business community gathered for launch of the Snow Hill Interchange Plan

Birmingham's business community gathered at Two Snowhill for the launch of the Snow Hill Interchange Plan (SHIP), organised by Colmore Business District (CBD).

Cundall open new offices on Colmore Row​ in Birmingham

Riccardo Bragoli hands over a cheque from the charity bike ride to Hayley Miller from Birmingham Children's Hospital.
Cundall recently held a party to​ officially open its new offices on Colmore Row​.​

Higgs & Sons host champagne and canapes night at Birmingham's Bun & Bowl

Alastair Dolman, Higgs and Sons; Charlotte Jackson, Higgs and Sons; Adam Thompson, Higgs and Sons; Daniel Wilson, Edward Cumming, XXIV Old Buildings.
Higgs & Sons' Dispute Resolution team hosted a champagne and canapés evening for their contacts at Bun & Bowl, Birmingham.
Chris Rawstron, partner and head of business legal services at Irwin Mitchell in Birmingham

Irwin Mitchell joins forces with Board Evaluation to host business briefing event

The session on September 11 will provide advice on a range of issues, from financial strategy to getting the board and senior management team right

New £3.2m funding deal from Santander for MSS Lasers

Warwickshire laser cutting machine outfit set to hire six new staff and bolster operations in UK and Spain

Legal action halts final repayments from Cobbetts

One Colmore Square, the former home of law firm Cobbetts
Lloyds Bank waiting on final payment of almost £337,000 following collapse of law firm last summer

Wakemans wins brief to lead Midshire Business Systems redevelopment

Adrian Cartwright, Wakemans
Property and construction consultancy will project manage £2.2m revamp of West Bromwich head office

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Robert Wenley (deputy director) and John van Boolen (curatorial technician) manoeuvre the Picasso painting

Pictures: Barber Institute of Fine Arts in Birmingham unpacks a Picasso

Boarded up shops in Lichfield Road, Mere Green, which are set to be redeveloped

Developers lining up for stalled Mere Green scheme

Shabana Mahmood

Ed Balls backs Shabana Mahmood after protest at Sainsbury's

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