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Birmingham Post Rich List

Birmingham Post Rich List 2015 lunch held at the Hyatt Hotel on Birmingham's Broad Street.

Birmingham Post Rich List lunch

Business people got the opportunity to grill Ian Strachan, the compiler of the Birmingham Post Rich List, at the launch at the Hyatt Regency.

Sharon Osbourne is at No.28 on the 2015 Post Rich List with husband Ozzy

Rich List 2015: Lack of women leaves wealthy club all the poorer

There are no independently-wealthy females on the 2015 Birmingham Post Rich List – an “unacceptable” position according to business and community leaders.

Lord Bamford

Rich List 2015: No.1 - Anthony Bamford & family

Baron Bamford has spent more than 50 years at JCB, and 2015 marks his 40th year as chairman.

Lord Swraj Paul of Marylebone

Rich List 2015: No.2 - Lord Paul of Marylebone & family

Lord Paul of Marylebone is a strict vegetarian who lives by simple Hindu principles and encourages his employees to show integrity and respect.

Jacques Gaston Murray

Rich List 2015: No.3 - Jacques Gaston Murray & family

When France surrendered to Germany, Jacques Gaston Murray made his way to England where he joined the RAF, flying 38 missions as a navigator.

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces

The Christopher Wray building in Bartholomew Row, Birmingham City Centre. exclusive

£15m redevelopment plans for Christopher Wray complex

Old lighting factory which dates back to the early 1700s set to be reborn as student tower with bars and restaurants

The former Birmingham Municipal Savings Bank on Broad Street

Hidden Spaces exhibition launches at former Municipal Bank

Event welcomes 150 to bank building Broad Street as free exhibition runs all this week's featuring photos of Birmingham's rich architectural heritage

The former Birmingham Municipal Savings Bank on Broad Street.

Hidden Spaces: Birmingham Municipal Bank photography exhibition to open to public

Exhibition is culmination of the Hidden Spaces ‘Unlocked 2015’ programme of events

The Electric Cinema in Birmingham - one of many 'Hidden Spaces' around the city

Video: Hidden Spaces events launched at Electric cinema

Short film showcases some of the buildings which will feature in a month-long programme of events taking a look behind some of Birmingham's neglected places

The Birmingham Post Hidden Spaces

Hidden Spaces quiz: How much do you know about our featured Birmingham buildings?

Answer our ten questions to see how much you know about Birmingham's architecture and the Hidden Spaces project

Paradise Birmingham

CGI of the new Birmingham Conservatoire looking west along Jennens Road

Galliford Try to develop Birmingham Conservatoire

Construction group which led the £32m Edgbaston Stadium extension will lead £46m project to build a new conservatoire

Carillion project manager Nick Reay (left) with Ross Folley, regional manager of Lucion Environmental

Lucion Environmental wins Central Library demolition brief

Black Country environmental services firm carrying out asbestos surveying on John Madin's doomed library

Mechu in Summer Row is among the venues set to benefit from new investment

New future for Summer Row bars after fresh investment

Founder and managing director leaves owner of Mechu, Fleet Street Kitchen and  Après as new faces and capital brought in to spearhead next chapter of city bar group

CGI of public realm outside Two Chamberlain Square

Pictures: New images of Paradise office buildings

Newly released CGIs and renders show how the first phases of the £500 million Paradise development will look around Chamberlain Square

CGI of One and Two Chamberlain Square, part of the Paradise development

Overnight Paradise Circus road closure not going ahead

Planned trio of overnight roadworks between Broad Street and Great Charles Street cancelled

Colmore Row

CGI of of the Grand Hotel

Grand Hotel unveiling coming soon

Wraps to come off famous Birmingham hotel in Colmore Row as work on façade finishes within weeks

Spearhead collect their Entrepreneurial Spark Pitching Competition prize

Entrepreneurial Spark start-ups rewarded

The gongs are organised by the business Hatchery, Entrepreneurial Spark, powered by NatWest, and partner KPMG

Jim Davis, head of sales for BFS West Midlands

Bibby Financial Services celebrates successful nine months in city

The firm announce it has also boosted funding to Midland companies by £20 million in the first half of 2015

The new Nosh and Quaff restaurant in Colmore Row, Birmingham.

Nosh and Quaff unveiled after £1m fit-out completes

The lobster and beer restaurant, which looks out over the Council House and Victoria Square, is set to begin trading

A new coffee 'pod' is opening today in an old phone box in Eden Place

Old BT phone box in Birmingham opens as coffee 'pod'

New lease of life starts today for one of four disused red phone booths off Colmore Row


2015 BYPY committee

Gallery: After the awards at BYPY 2015

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

BYPY 2015 winner Katie Kershaw with (from left) host Rachel Riley, Sue Gee from headline sponsor Chiltern Railway and chairman of the judging panel Paul Kehoe

BYPY crowns Katie Kershaw 2015 winner

Judges say Katie Kershaw from Node Urban Design truly embodied what they were looking for and will inspire Birmingham's young professionals

The finalists on stage ahead of BYPY 2015

Gallery: Guests arrive for BYPY 2015

Pre-dinner drinks are being held at the ICC tonight ahead of the 15th BYPY to celebrate Birmingham's business stars

Charlotte Watkivs, Birmingham City University

BYPY 2015: Charlotte Watkivs, Birmingham City University

Graduate trainee Charlotte Watkivs takes our final Q&A ahead of tonight's 2015 Birmingham Young Professional of the Year

Lewis Sinclair Parry, Aston University Business School

BYPY 2015: Lewis Sinclair Parry, Aston University

Our penultimate 2015 Birmingham Young Professional of the Year finalist takes on the Q&A