How we use Cookies
Scene from the live horror show put on by Twisted Attractions

Twisted Attractions show leaves the audience with stage fright

Entrepreneurs James Cooper and Matthew Lee are behind live show which leaves visitors scream and jump in the name of entertainment

St Chad's Cathedral, in Birmingham, has been awarded £227,000 to carry out repair work

St Chad's Cathedral to receive £227k restoration grant

Historic city centre site is one of 31 across England to share in £8 million pot

150-152 Great Charles Street, Birmingham

No takers for Great Charles Street building

City council site fails to sell at auction as authority continues its programme of selling off assets

At the launch of the Big Hoot (from left) Elinor Eustace, corporate partnerships manager at Birmingham Children's Hospital, Andy Lyndon from private LDC equity firm, Coun Karen McCarthy from Birmingham City Council and Dr Chris Chiswell, of Birmingham Children's Hospital

Owls fly into city for Big Hoot

Art event next year will showcase Birmingham's culture as more than 100 5ft 4ins owls will appear throughout the city

The Roundhouse, in Sheepcote Street, is one of the buildings added to the 'at risk' register by English Heritage

English Heritage places dozens of region's historic buildings on 'at risk' list

Body has added 69 sites across Birmingham and wider region on register which identifies vulnerable historic properties

Film director Ken Loach dismisses Steven Knight's plan for sound stage in Birmingham

Filmmaker Ken Loach says he might not have made his last movie after all. He talks to Graham Young about Peaky Blinders, filmmaking and politics

Picture from 1905. Homes that were amongst the first to be built on the Bournville estate

Pictures: Bournville Village Trust opens archives to show town planning masterpiece

The photographs show Bournville as it was as far back as 1879, painting a picture of the estate, which was the vision of George Cadbury, in its formative years

Plans for 1,000 Birmingham city centre homes at Exchange Square

Proposals for major Birmingham city centre site change as developer aims to help solve housing crisis

Aston University

New Aston University business school after £35m boost

A £35 million package will provide vital cash support for a range of new developments and facelift work at Aston, including the new £60 million medical school project confirmed earlier this year

Broad Street in Birmingham

Birmingham strip club clampdown as councillors say no more

The council’s licensing committee said there are fears that any more strip clubs, particularly in the Broad Street and pub and club areas, would lead to the city getting a ‘sleazy’ reputation

Sunny Gill, Laura Whitmore and Priya Patel Suraj attend the unveiling of the new menswear department at Selfridges Birmingham.

Hundreds attend launch of Selfridges Birmingham's exclusive menswear department

Selfridges Birmingham unveiled the biggest and most exclusive menswear destination in the city earlier this month.

Percy Pursglove

The CBSO Centre to host a Percy Pursglove world premiere

On October 17 Percy Pursglove will present the world premiere of his suite for jazz ensemble and choir, Far Reaching Dreams Of Mortal Souls, at the CBSO Centre in Birmingham.

Work on the facade of The Grand Hotel in Birmingham

Extra £4m pumped into Birmingham's Grand Hotel restoration

An extra £4 million is set to be invested in Birmingham's Grand Hotel despite its future hanging in the balance.

Tram turns from Rea Street into Digbeth

How Digbeth trams used to look

Archived photo shows a time gone by as public consultation launches for Metro extension to Digbeth and Eastside

Brum From Above Round Four: Picture 1

Brum From Above take four: How well do you know Birmingham's landmarks?

Our popular fun quiz is back for a fourth round to test your knowledge of Birmingham as seen from the skies

Derek Rossenrode, The Cube; Neil Edginton, EDG Property.

The Cube in Birmingham held a summer party at Marco Pierre White's Steakhouse Bar and Grill

The Cube in Birmingham held a summer party for all commercial and residential tenants on the terrace at Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar and Grill.

CGI inside the new Grand Central development where four more tenants have been secured

Grand Central announces four more tenants

Office Shoes, Paperchase, TM Lewin and Blott to open stores at the complex next to New Street which will be anchored by John Lewis

Moseley Road Baths

What's on at Birmingham's Fierce Festival

Birmingham's Fierce Festival is back with a week-long series of art, performance and projects across the city. Graham Young looks at what's on

Park Regis Hotel sky bar work set to begin offering new views of Birmingham

Work on the giant bar at Five Ways Island will start in a matter of days as a four-star hotel begins to take shape

Neil Elkes meets 'White Dee' Deirdre Kelly at the Conservative Party Conference fringe event at the Novotel in Broad Street, Birmingham.

Neil Elkes: White Dee shakes many a pre-conception at Birmingham's Tory Party Conference

Deirdre Kelly, White Dee of Benefits Street fame, was enough to draw a large crowd - and media - to an average meeting room at Birmingham Broad Street's Novotel, for the Tory Party Conference.


Graeme Brown
Regional Head of Business
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Cillian O’ Brien
Business Reporter
Jon Griffin
Business Reporter
Alison Jones
Features writer
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor