Sir Albert Bore joins up with other city leaders for meeting with former Tory Party leader who now heads the Cabinet Committee for Devolved Powers
Black Country manufacturer established 22 years ago now looking at new markets and job creation after purchasing two machines for factory
The funds have helped create more than 120 jobs and safeguard a further 116
The firm, which has seven offices across the Black Country and Worcestershire, has taken on Emma Cromarty and Rachel Pardoe as HR manager and practice director respectively
Treasury officials launch discussions with Birmingham and the wider region over major funding package similar to that promised to Greater Manchester a few weeks ago
Greater Birmingham via the back door: 'West Midlands' or 'Mega City One'... it will make no difference eventually, argues Neil Elkes
New body is to be created to run alongside a newly formed combined authority but existing LEPs will remain in situ
Birmingham and four councils in the Black Country have already agreed to create a new authority for the West Midlands but Solihull remains the most reticent
The final of a prestigious piano competition takes place at Symphony Hall on Sunday.
A total of 3,200 of 12,530 jobs created since enterprise zones were launched have come in Birmingham and the Black Country
Black Country firm eyeing major international expansion over next five years with support from UKTI
Watchdog committee calls for inquiry into the proposals for joint working between the Birmingham and Black Country authorities
West Midlands MEP Bill Etheridge said he feared for local democracy after the historic agreement between Dudley, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Sandwell and Birmingham’s local authorities
Birmingham MP Steve McCabe (Lab Selly Oak) is the latest to highlight the issue of the public's concerns about immigration
The leaders of five Midland councils have written to Chancellor George Osborne asking for powers to be devolved to a new combined authority. Here is the text of the letter
Leaders of five local authorities in the region have agreed an accord which will see the new authority, overseeing economic development and transport as well as other powers, established next year
The Halesowen office of Thursfields Solicitors celebrated its first year with a drinks reception for existing and new clients.
Authorities in Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton will sign an agreement on Friday alongside Birmingham City Council committing to creating a new body with powers over the region
Prime Minister insists Birmingham and Black Country will not be forced to follow in Manchester's footsteps and elect a mayor - but argues mayors make devolution "easier"
It would be silly if the long-sought after goal of greater unity within the West Midlands is put at risk because of hang-ups over a name.