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Road to 'Paradise' mapped out as 11 years of building begins

CGI of Paradise development, looking across Chamberlain Square towards Town Hall Birmingham

Arguably Birmingham's biggest redevelopment project in a generation will begin in January as city braces itself for road closures and diversions and the final curtain call for Central Library

Seven Capital to invest £100m-plus warchest

Seven Capital, which is behind the Park Regis hotel development in Five Ways, says it has £100m to spend
Company behind several city schemes unveils war chest to continue investment in city where it is only 'scratching the surface'

Black Friday not enough to stem fall in West Midlands shoppers

Bullring
Birmingham boosted by imported American retail phenomenon but region as a whole suffered a drop in footfall over the past three months

LDC sells majority stake in Angel Springs to Castik Capital

LDC chief investment officer Martin Draper
The transaction provides a healthy return for LDC, which has tripled its original investment in three years

Trio of partner promotions at Harrison Clark Rickerbys

Robert Capper, Claire Thompson, Rob Cobley, David Bayliss and Jonathan Brew from Harrison Clark Rickerbys
It brings the total number of partners at the firm to 59 across its six offices in Birmingham, Cheltenham, Hereford, Ross-on-Wye, Thames Valley and Worceste

Stechford Station campaign wins battle for new lifts

At Stechford Station, from left: Coun Neil Eustace, Coun Carol Jones, John Hemming MP and Coun Barbara Jackson
Campaigners have been fighting for better access for wheelchair user and people with pushchairs who faced the '92-step marathon'
CGI of Paradise development, looking across Chamberlain Square towards Town Hall Birmingham

Road to 'Paradise' mapped out as 11 years of building begins

Arguably Birmingham's biggest redevelopment project in a generation will begin in January as city braces itself for road closures and diversions and the final curtain call for Central Library

LDC sells majority stake in Angel Springs to Castik Capital

LDC chief investment officer Martin Draper
The transaction provides a healthy return for LDC, which has tripled its original investment in three years
CGI of Paradise development, looking across Chamberlain Square towards Town Hall Birmingham

Road to 'Paradise' mapped out as 11 years of building begins

Arguably Birmingham's biggest redevelopment project in a generation will begin in January as city braces itself for road closures and diversions and the final curtain call for Central Library

Property future discussed at Band Hatton buffet

Nick Button, Sean Bryne, Haydn Jones, Jonathon Wilby, Philip Costigan, Partners at Band Hatton Button, at the annual Band Hatton Button Commercial Property Buffet at St Mary's Guildhall in Coventry.
The annual Band Hatton Button Commercial Property Buffet was held at St Mary's Guildhall in Coventry.
New Art West Midlands: Alexandra Darby, Chrysophobia #1 (2014)

New Art West Midlands: Best emerging artists get chance to exhibit at major galleries again

Visitors will see painting, sculpture, photography, performance, installation and video works from 30 of the West Midlands’ most promising artists

Review: Aladdin at Malvern Festival Theatres

Malvern's  feel-good panto has energy galore and guaranteed to raise your Christmas spirits.

Review: First and Last by Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra at
Elgar Concert Hall, Birmingham

Forget clinical professionalism, there’s nothing to beat a warts-and-all amateur performance delivered with total commitment – and this BPO concert had it in spades.
Nick Button, Sean Bryne, Haydn Jones, Jonathon Wilby, Philip Costigan, Partners at Band Hatton Button, at the annual Band Hatton Button Commercial Property Buffet at St Mary's Guildhall in Coventry.

Property future discussed at Band Hatton buffet

The annual Band Hatton Button Commercial Property Buffet was held at St Mary's Guildhall in Coventry.

The Opus family dishes up Birmingham bar with a difference

Irene Allen, Opus Director: Glynn Purnell, Ann Tonks, Opus Director, attended Bar Opus' pre opening event at One Snowhill.
Bar Opus at the foot of Colmore Row's iconic One Snowhill building, opened its doors to the public.

Women's Business Council summit at Snow Hill in Birmingham

Jagpal Rai, Monder Ram, Sandra Kerr, Denis Woulfe, Rupinder Kaur, at the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Women's Enterprise Summit at the Latitude Club, One Snowhill, hosted by Barclays.
Barclays, in conjunction with the ​​Women's Business Council, hosted the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Women's Enterprise Summit at its offices in Snow Hill, Birmingham.
CGI of Paradise development, looking across Chamberlain Square towards Town Hall Birmingham

Road to 'Paradise' mapped out as 11 years of building begins

Arguably Birmingham's biggest redevelopment project in a generation will begin in January as city braces itself for road closures and diversions and the final curtain call for Central Library

Pre-Christmas exit as IMI winds down Witton base

Historic manufacturing group brings to a close more than 150 years of industrial heritage at Birmingham base

Orbis advises on sale of TMAT to Blachford Incorporated

Chris Gregory, partner at Orbis
TMAT, based in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, designs, engineers and manufactures acoustic components for industrial and agricultural vehicles

Mysterious twist in Birmingham City ownership riddle

Birmingham City FC
Rumours abound that new shareholder who owns 16 per cent of the club is Carson Yeung's common-law partner

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CGI of Paradise development, looking across Chamberlain Square towards Town Hall Birmingham

Road to 'Paradise' mapped out as 11 years of building begins

Nick Button, Sean Bryne, Haydn Jones, Jonathon Wilby, Philip Costigan, Partners at Band Hatton Button, at the annual Band Hatton Button Commercial Property Buffet at St Mary's Guildhall in Coventry.

Property future discussed at Band Hatton buffet

Bullring

Black Friday not enough to stem fall in West Midlands shoppers

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