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Aston Manor Cider moves in to new offices and warehouse

The reception at Aston Manor Cider's new offices and warehouse in Witton

The suite of offices, three miles from Aston Manor’s production site in Aston, have been designed by Workbox UK

BBC may be told to invest in Midlands as part of Charter review, says Culture Secretary John Whittingdale

The Post's campaign calling for a fair deal from the BBC
Concerns that the BBC is failing to give the West Midlands a fair share of investment will be considered in the review of the BBC Charter which must be renewed next year, the Culture Secretary has told MPs

Birmingham Weekender programme revealed

Outdoor performances, opera, music and art will all combine in the final weekend of September for annual three-day festival

West Midlands Combined Authority under fire over name choice

Council leaders have come under fire for deciding not to use the name Greater Birmingham
MP hits out at decision to omit Greater Birmingham from title of new super-council and more reaction following body's official launch

John Lewis and New Street opening dates announced

John Lewis will open on September 24 along with Grand Central and the completed New Street station
Developers confirm when new department store and Grand Central shopping centre will open in addition to completion of new-look railway station

Trojan Horse school's governing body to be removed

Springfield Primary School in Moseley has come under fire from Ofsted
Leaders of  Springfield Primary School in Moseley under fire from government inspectors following latest visit from watchdog Ofsted
The reception at Aston Manor Cider's new offices and warehouse in Witton

Aston Manor Cider moves into new offices and warehouse

The suite of offices, three miles from Aston Manor’s production site in Aston, have been designed by Workbox UK

Knight Frank appointed to former Cadbury HQ

CGI of The Franklin as seen from Franklin Way
Property consultancy will act as lead agency to sell apartments in Franklin House which is undergoing £16m conversion
The Post's campaign calling for a fair deal from the BBC

BBC may be told to invest in Midlands as part of Charter review, says Culture Secretary John Whittingdale

Concerns that the BBC is failing to give the West Midlands a fair share of investment will be considered in the review of the BBC Charter which must be renewed next year, the Culture Secretary has told MPs

Birmingham families face up to £6k drop in benefits

Chancellor George Osborne is expected to announce a new cut in benefits
Announcement in this week's Budget could see benefit claimants in the city lose thousands under new scheme to encourage work
A rare 1969 Aston Martin DB6 Mk 1 Volante Vantage, which is to go under the hammer at Barons at Sandown Park on July 28

Rare 1960s Aston Martin expected to fetch more than £500,000

One of just 29 ever made, it is believed to be the final such Volante Vantage built

Review: Oklahoma! at Birmingham Hippodrome

Oklahoma at Birmingham Hippodrome. Pictured are Lucy May Barker as Ado Annie and Gary Wilmot as Ali Hakim
Rodgers and Hammerstein's musical is surely one of the best ever made. The reason is simple, lyrics, dancing, dialogue and music fit together easily until you get a perfectly balanced classical whole.

Review: Elizabeth Watts and Audrey Hyland at Tardebigge Church

Soprano Elizabeth Watts
This was a pretty dark programme. Thomas Traherne settings by Finzi and Elizabeth Maconchy could almost have been light relief, had Maconchy’s vocal lines not been so ferociously angular, her tonal language so overcast.
John Garside, United; Colin Roobottom, BBC; Paul Kehoe, Birmingham Airport, at Birmingham Airport's Annual Summer Drinks 2015.

Birmingham Airport hosts media event

Birmingham Airport held its annual media drinks in the Champagne Bar of the Cube.

BDO focuses on IT management for mid-market senior bosses

Gavin Davis and John Dennison, BDO.
BDO's Technology Advisory Team hosted the fourth in its series of briefings for the "Reluctant IT Director" at BDO's offices in Colmore Row.

Lambert Smith Hampton reports on growing optimism

Alex Tross, Tony Fisher, Adam Ramshaw, all Lambert Smith Hampton.
More than 60 property professionals from across the Midlands attended the launch of the 2015 edition of the LSH annual Office Market Report at its Birmingham offices.
CGI of Three Snowhill

WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff to work on Three Snowhill

Engineering consultancy to provide structural service on sloping façade of new grade A office tower in Birmingham city centre

Gateley makes 18 promotions

The latest promotions follow the company becoming the first UK commercial law firm to list on the London Stock Exchange last month

Birmingham Airport hosts media event

John Garside, United; Colin Roobottom, BBC; Paul Kehoe, Birmingham Airport, at Birmingham Airport's Annual Summer Drinks 2015.
Birmingham Airport held its annual media drinks in the Champagne Bar of the Cube.

Gateley makes 18 promotions

The latest promotions follow the company becoming the first UK commercial law firm to list on the London Stock Exchange last month

Major investment for Birmingham Prototypes

Matt and Mick Adams from Birmingham Prototypes
Sheet metal company ploughs £1.2m into factory expansion and new laser machine to add £2m in sales

Mercia backs Impression Technologies with £1.5m

Mark Payton, chief executive of Mercia Technologies
Henley technology investor takes part in £4m funding round to help aluminium forming company buy a new press facility

Videos & Photos

CGI of The Franklin as seen from Franklin Way

Knight Frank appointed to former Cadbury HQ

The Post's campaign calling for a fair deal from the BBC

BBC may be told to invest in Midlands as part of Charter review, says Culture Secretary John Whittingdale

Birmingham Weekender: Motionhouse dancers Martina Bussi and Alasdair Stewart by Selfridges

Birmingham Weekender programme revealed

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