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CGI of Paradise development, looking across Chamberlain Square towards Town Hall Birmingham

Road to 'Paradise' mapped out as 11 years of building begins

Arguably Birmingham's biggest redevelopment project in a generation will begin in January as city braces itself for road closures and diversions and the final curtain call for Central Library

Broadway, near Five Ways off Broad Street exclusive

Broadway in Birmingham set for residential scheme after £15m sale

Seven Capital agrees deal for third major Five Ways site which represents a major fall from the £59 million paid for the building in 2007

Park Regis Hotel scheme at Five Ways

Birmingham construction firm's £60m development pipeline

City-focused company Colmore Tang Construction has generated a £60 million pipeline in its first year of operation.

Lord Mayor of Birmingham, Coun Shafique Shah, being presented with the Great Birmingham Run plaque by David Hart

Great Birmingham Run: City spectators win plaque for being noisiest in the UK

Great Birmingham Run takes place each October with more than 20,000 people hitting the city’s streets in aid of charity, and thousands more cheering runners along the route

158 Edmund Street, in Colmore business district, where accountancy firm Smith Cooper has taken office space

Knight Frank seals deal on two new lettings

Terraquest and Smith Cooper take space at two city centre office blocks in Broad Street and Edmund Street

An artist’s impression of the type of building now being planned at the V Building site

Dandara lodges new plans for V Building site

Revised vision for long-running project to redevelop land next to Alpha Tower takes significant step forward

Broad Street in Birmingham

Westside BID launches tenth Broad Street Awards

Award to be held at ICC and will celebrate 20 different prize winners in categories such as best police officer and best chef

CGI of how the Metro trams would look in High Street Deritend

Birmingham's £4bn plan to get city moving

A new vision for transport in the city can be unveiled which is expected to revolutionise how people travel and commute across Birmingham over the next 20 years

Artist Dean Kelland and his Just Like That film commissioned for About Town in Birmingham

Video art exhibition About Town to take place in Birmingham car park

About Town exhibition devised by Birmingham Hippodrome and Ikon Gallery.

Jongleurs in Broad Street which has been bought as part of a £20m deal

Walkabout and Jongleurs acquired by Jon Moulton

Man who failed to buy Rover car factory in 2000 swoops for entertainment chain in £20m deal

The Tesla Model S

'Game-changing' electric car to go on sale in Birmingham showroom

Birmingham is chosen as first location outside South East for new Tesla dealership.

Underground motorway mooted to ease Birmingham congestion

The "super-tunnel" is one of a host of prospects put forward by Birmingham City Council to combat the full-to-bursting A38

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

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.

International soloist Craig Ogden

Stratford-upon-Avon hosts its annual Music Festival with sweet sounds from RSC musicians

A music festival in Stratford and performances by BCMG and Ex Cathedra contribute to a lively concert season ahead, writes Christopher Morley

Prime Minister David Cameron whose, Tory Party are due to come back for three further party conferences in Birmingham

Three more Conservative Party conferences coming to Birmingham

Tories due to announce trio of future events in Birmingham despite city deciding not to subsidise conferences at ICC

Leader of Birmingham City Council Sir Albert Bore

Neil Elkes: Birmingham puts party rivalry aside as it tries to fight back over wounding cuts

Birmingham Leader Sir Albert Bore told us that the total job losses at the council throughout the period of austerity would be equal to twice those lost during the 2005 Longbridge Rover collapse.

Broad Street in Birmingham which will be the focal point of the 2014 Tory Party Conference

Tory Party Conference road restrictions announced

Security operation ahead of and during the Conservation Conference at the ICC revealed

Peaky Blinders

Peaky Blinders exhibition at Library of Birmingham ahead of second series

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Costumes from the first series, photos from the set of series two and props from the epic Birmingham-set gangster drama will be on show in the reception area

Birmingham Glee Club owner Mark Tughan

Birmingham's first comedy club The Glee Club celebrates 20 years of jokes

Birmingham's first comedy club is celebrating 20 years of jokes. Owner Mark Tughan tells Roz Laws the secrets of his success


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