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Green light for new HSBC head office at Arena Central

Construction due to start this summer on 2 Arena Central which will house the personal and business banking arms of global group

Map of the 2015 Great Birmingham 10k Run course

Days to go until Great Birmingham 10k

Take a look at our handy guide to help you avoid the road problems and map the route of this inaugural 10k event in the Great Run series

HSBC has now signed the deal to forward purchase 2 Arena Central

HSBC completes deal for Arena Central HQ

Bank formally signs agreement to forward purchase 2 Arena Central which will eventually house around 1,000 staff

RIBA Love Architecture Festival - Hidden Spaces Exhibition hosted by Network Rail at New Street Station

A hidden trail in the busiest space

New Street showcase for architecture project which delves behind the scenes of some of the city's most important and interesting buildings

Map showing changes to city centre bus routes from May 10, 2015

'Stay away' from Paradise as transport chiefs warn of gridlock

Next phase of traffic works in £500m redevelopment to start in May with Paradise Circus island to be partially closed and several bus routes diverted

Michele Wilby, BID executive director of the Colmore Business District

Birmingham 'shoppers' tax' is scrapped - for now

Birmingham City Council charge for business improvement districts would hit high streets, say Tories

BIDs in areas like the Jewellery Quarter will now not have to pay a new admin charge

City council scraps BID charge

U-turn by authority after warnings that Birmingham's business improvement districts could be pushed into the red by so-called 'shoppers' tax'

Gas Retort House could be converted into a church and café under new plans

New city church planned off Broad Street

Diocese of Birmingham lodges application to convert long-vacant former gasworks into place of worship and café

Crowne Plaza hotels provides a backdrop as the diggers take down the former Central TV studios in Broad Street

Pictures: Progress on Arena Central and Paradise

Diggers take down former Central TV studios and hoardings surround Central Library as key regen schemes progress

Architect John Madin in front of Central Library

A brutal end for the vision of John Madin

Demolition starts this month to tear down one of Birmingham's most recognisable landmarks. As fans of Central Library bid it a fond farewell, Tamlyn Jones takes a look at the legacy of its controversial architect

CGI of the Ridley House development - one of four brought forward this month by Seven Capital

Seven Capital to build £150m of new city homes

Quartet of new developments unveiled as property group continues its long-term investment into the city

CGI of the Granville Lofts development at night

Eyesore plot off Broad Street to house Granville Lofts

Seven Captial development will regenerate vacant site off city's famous street

A computer-generated image of plans for the new Innside hotel on Broad Street, Birmingham

New vision for Regal Tower site on Broad Street

New image shows plans for landmark building where Birmingham's biggest tower was once planned

Two Arena Central plans for Broad Street offices and apartments lodged

The proposals, which stand to help create hundreds of jobs, include 212,821 sq ft of prime grade A office space and more than 400 apartments

One Hagley Road

Pictures: Inside redevelopment of One Hagley Road

New images give a glimpse of the work ahead for Colmore Tang Construction which is leading the regeneration of John Madin building at Five Ways

Pop group Duran Duran at the NEC, Birmingham in 1981.

Birmingham needs a little more faith in itself

Not being self-assured, it was suggested by some, is a reason why Birmingham has not attracted the level of investment and willingness by businesses to locate that would be typical in countries on the continent.

Brindleyplace in 1993

Pictures: How Brindleyplace rose from the ashes

With a major anniversary approaching, the Post looks back at how a key corner of the city has been transformed

Park Regis Hotel scheme at Five Ways

New record for Birmingham hotel occupancy as visitors flock in

More people flocking to Birmingham's hotels than ever - which could spark more development in the city centre

City council transport chief praises motorists' patience during traffic jams

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Several simultaneous roadwork projects are causing gridlock throughout the city and around the M6

Broad Street's finest businesses and staff have been celebrated at the tenth BOBs

Del Villaggio and Café Opus named among Best of Broad Street

Restaurants, bars and staff all recognised in tenth annual celebration of the businesses in and around famous city street


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