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Wragge & Co offices in Colmore Row

Colmore Row

The Colmore Row area is the beating heart of Birmingham's business community. The main street runs from Victoria Square to just beyond Snow Hill station. The area has 23 listed buildings and is the most prestigious business address in the city. It is home to the likes of Wragge & Co, Eversheds, Clearwater Corporate Finance and FleetMilne Property. Follow the latest news from the area with the Post team below.

Tom Cullen, I Choose Birmingham

BYPY 2015: Tom Cullen, I Choose Birmingham

The founder of the lifestyle e-magazine is the first from the marketing and communications category in BYPY 2015 to tackle our Q&A

David White, partner at Grant Thornton in Birmingham

Grant Thornton advises game publisher Miniclip on Chinese deal

Grant Thornton worked closely with Miniclip’s Craig Dixon, chief financial officer and Robert Small, chief executive officer and co-founder on the deal

Clive Reeves, whose PR agency will promote the 2015 Colmore Food Festival, with Ann Tonks, director with restaurant group Opus, and Michele Wilby, executive director of Colmore Business District (seated)

Clive Reeves PR wins Colmore Food Festival brief

City centre agency signed up to promote annual festival which will this year feature 25 bars and restaurants from business district

Katie Kershaw, Node Urban Design

BYPY 2015: Katie Kershaw, Node Urban Design

Design and heritage consultant concludes our Q&As with property nominees at BYPY 2015

Dr David Hardman, Charlotte Crossley and Brian Donnelly.

Silicon Valley entrepreneur at Innovation Birmingham event

Innovation Birmingham held a keynote event with entrepreneur Brian Donnelly.

Jamie Sutton, DBK

BYPY 2015: Jamie Sutton, BYPY

The property and construction category's Q&As continue by grilling Jamie Sutton from Digbeth project management practice DBK

Jason Wouhra, Chair, IoD West Midlands; Guest Speakers, Carl Chinn MBE, Alan Mullock, Toyota GB; Dr Mark Stanford, Faculty of Engineering Wolverhampton University.

Historian speaks at Institute of Directors' dinner

Professor Carl Chinn MBE gave a talk at the Institute of Directors' Black Country Dinner at Dudley Zoological Gardens and Castle.

CGI of 10 Temple Street which is to undergo a £4m refurbishment

Disused Birmingham office block to undergo £4m facelift

Freshwater Group plans major renovation of 10 Temple Street six years after previous occupier AXA Insurance moved out

Lorna Devane-Porter, CBRE

BYPY 2015: Lorna Devane-Porter, CBRE

Our series of BYPY Q&As has moved onto the property and construction sector and meets Lorna Devane-Porter from CBRE

Rachel Riley will host the 2015 Birmingham Young Professional of the Year Awards next month

Rachel Riley to host BYPY 2015

Countdown star and former Strictly Come Dancing contestant lined up as guest host for 15th anniversary of award ceremony

Kate Leavesley, Squire Patton Boggs

BYPY 2015: Kate Leavesley, Squire Patton Boggs

More from our 2015 BYPY shortlisted candidates with the final entry from the legal category

Rachel Seaton, Shoosmiths

BYPY 2015: Rachel Seaton, Shoosmiths

Shoosmiths' corporate solicitor Rachel Seaton is in the hot seat today as our look at the 2015 BYPY candidates continues

Tom Rush, Gateley

BYPY 2015: Tom Rush, Gateley

Our Q&As with the 2015 BYPY finalists now takes a look at the legal award and meets Tom Rush from Gateley

James Cubitt, Colliers International; Chris Darroch, Hermes Investment, Guest Speaker; Rob Groves, Argent, Guest Speaker.

Investment Property Forum - Paradise explained

The Investment Property Forum hosted a seminar to outline plans for the redevelopment of Paradise Circus.

Henrik Court, Birmingham Chamber of Commerce; Mushtaq Khan, Law Society.

Gas Street Social VIP launch

VIPS and businesses turned out in force last week to officially celebrate the opening of Birmingham's newest restaurant, Gas Street Social at the Mailbox.

Lucy Ainscough, EY

BYPY 2015: Lucy Ainscough, EY

We finish the BYPY 2015 Q&As this week with the third and final entrant in the finance category

A guest admires a statue at Birmingham Children's Hospital's Big Hoot preview evening at KPMG

Big Hoot preview evening at KPMG

Birmingham's business community attended an artistic preview evening at KPMG One Snowhill, of Birmingham Children's Hospital's The Big Hoot charity art exhibition.

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

Kuala Lumpur

Trowers & Hamlins reinforces Malaysian presence

  • Law

The licence, which was approved by the Malaysian Bar Council, will allow Trowers & Hamlins to operate independently in Malaysia and advise on international legal issues, subject to certain restrictions

Brandasia director Jaimon George (left) with Metro's executive chef Michael Smith and general manager Karen Parris

New owner for Metro Bar and Grill

City centre bar and restaurant popular with the professional services and business community has been acquired by the owner of Asha's

In This Week's Paper


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