How we use Cookies

Go-ahead for Birmingham development councillors argued was a poor deal for taxpayers

Council leader John Clancy dismisses watchdog committee challenge to deal for Great Charles Street car park

City council leader John Clancy has joined the board of Colmore Business District

John Clancy joins Colmore Business District's board

Birmingham City Council leader to work with business improvement district on developing central commercial area

Boost as Three Snowhill developer commits to scheme despite suspending investment

M&G Real Estate has confirmed work will continue on the £200 million Three Snowhill scheme

The city council's Waheed Nazir paints a positive picture for Birmingham

Birmingham 'better placed' to survive Brexit fallout than rival cities

City's economic and development chief says the city will weather the storm created by the EU referendum

Anne Marie Simpson (Homes and Communities Agency), Cllr John Clancy (Leader of Birmingham City Council), Charlie Spicer (Savills), Bob Tattrie (Trebor Developments)

Work starts on £8.5m Advanced Manufacturing Hub in Birmingham

City leaders say investment shows Birmingham's confidence amid post-Brexit uncertainty

Northfield BID has won backing for another five years

Northfield BID wins backing for another term

South Birmingham district 'cannot afford to be complacent' as other local centres also undergo regeneration

Freda Cocks, here celebrating her birthday last year with grandson Angus McFarlane, has died aged 100

Ex-Birmingham mayor who led way for women dies at 100

Freda Cocks will be remembered for her work on policies to clear the slums during the 1950s and 60s and construct new housing estates

Paul Dransfield (left) with Chris Montgomery, from Network Rail, at the 2015 Birmingham Post Business Awards

New Street regen chief features in list of inspiring leaders

Paul Dransfield among five West Midlands figures listed in Grant Thornton's inaugural 'Faces of a Vibrant Economy'

Artist's impression of how the Royal Mail goods shed could be transformed inside.

Grade II listed Royal Mail shed to be turned into luxurious home

The Grade II listed former Royal Mail goods shed is now on the market, after Birmingham City Council approved the proposals for it to be turned into a luxurious 5,468 sq ft home.

Opinion: Efforts to reform city’s children’s services are proving painfully slow

When it comes to covering child protection services in Birmingham words like “failing”, “damning” and “struggling” have become so very familiar.

England's Jodie Stimpson crosses the line to win the Womens Triathlon, at Strathclyde Country Park during the 2014 Commonwealth Games near Glasgow.

Birmingham Commonwealth Games bid secures key regional backing

West Midlands Combined Authority will support Birmingham if city sports chief make 2026 Games bid

Birmingham City Council director Waheed Nazir

Connectivity and demographics are key drivers for investors

City Council director Waheed Nazir looks at the potential Birmingham has to offer as a destination for foreign investors

Controversial Harborne housing estate finally set for green light

Housebuilding giant Redrow is expected to receive the go ahead for its long-running plan to redevelop former playing fields in upmarket Birmingham suburb

The new dental hospital at Pebble Mill where Calthorpe Estates is planning more development

£4m Pebble Mill plans for student bedrooms and flood risk project

Calthorpe Estates to develop more than 300 bedrooms and help 150 homes and businesses with flood management scheme

Bloor Homes says 'no reason' why city will not back Longbridge housing project

Developer planning to transform south Birmingham golf club into massive estate is confident of winning approval despite earlier claims it would not be allowed

CGI of a more pedestian-friendly Colmore Row

Colmore Row makeover to put people before cars

New vision unveiled for £10m transformation of major thoroughfare and Snow Hill station to create a more pedestrian-friendly environment

Costs and timescales must be closely watched during the revamp of Centenary Square

Centenary Square revamp costs 'must not spiral out of control'

Shot across the bows for Birmingham City Council as preparations begin for the £10m project to breathe new life into popular square

West Midlands Combined Authority seminar hosted by Trowers & Hamlins

Tuning the 'West Midlands Engine' for the road ahead

Business and public sector leaders came together to discuss what lies ahead when the new West Midlands Combined Authority comes into being next year

The closing ceremony for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Why are we so scared of aiming high? A Commonwealth Games bid would show ambition

This week we look at Commonwealth Games, election foul play and the new IKEA store

Martin Guest, Miles Gibson, Andrew Marsden, CBRE; Sir Michael Lyons

Sir Michael Lyons speaks at CBRE's annual breakfast

Property developers, investors and funders attended CBRE's annual Outlook breakfast


Graeme Brown
Editor (Agenda and Business)
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Tamlyn Jones
Business Reporter
Neil Elkes
Local Government Correspondent
Emma McKinney
Education Correspondent
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor