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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.

 

IPF members attend Cushman & Wakefield results seminar

Cushman & Wakefield's Birmingham office hosted the annual MSCI/IPF results seminar to almost 50 IPF members.

DLA hosts breakfast event to discuss impact of Brexit

DLA Piper Birmingham hosted a breakfast briefing to discuss the potential impact of Brexit on the West Midlands.

Lloyds to close Birmingham city centre branch in 200 jobs cull

Colmore Row branch one of several across the West Midlands to go as bank continues its programme of closures

Aston Martin chief to lead new skills push

Andy Palmer will head commission to advise the West Midlands Combined Authority on how to increase the region's skills and productivity

OK! owner teams up with West Midlands shaving company

Northern and Shell signs media deal as part of new funding agreement with Friction Free Shaving

New chief at Kings Chambers

Nigel Poole steps up to the top role after 13 years with Birmingham-based civil barristers' set

Recruitment agency opens new Birmingham office

Firm which specialises in creative and digital roles launches office outside of London for the first time

CBRE hosts its annual Midlands Research Event

CBRE held its annual Midlands Research Event at its Temple Row HQ in Birmingham.

Birmingham finance firm merges with London rival

Jasper Corporate Finance has teamed up with Assay to expand footprint and range of services

The Birmingham REP celebrates International Women's Day

Some of the city's most influential businesswomen came together to celebrate International Women's Day at Birmingham Repertory Theatre

BYPY 2017 finalists unveiled

Shortlist announced for annual celebration of young talent in Birmingham's professional services community

MIPIM 2017: A step forward for Peddimore and Typhoo Wharf developments

Two major multi million pound Birmigham developments showcased at global real estate show

MIPIM 2017: How the Midlands sent a powerful message to global investors about its exciting future

Nearly 3,000 international delegates visited the Midlands UK pavilion during global real estate show MIPIM 2017

MIPIM 2017: Birmingham raises bar with restaurant in the sky

Birmingham is to get a dining venue to match its growing foodie reputation, as the developers behind 103 Colmore Row unveil images of their skyline restaurant.

BPS Birmingham appoints new chairman

Networking group recruits tax partner from Deloitte to lead organisation for the next two years

Gowling expands top team with three new partners

  • Law

Trio join partnership at historic Birmingham law firm plus a round up of other appointments from the West Midlands legal sector

Forum launched for PAs and executive assistants

The Birmingham PA Forum aims to bring together personal and executive assistants from across the West Midlands region

Another city centre bar coming to Birmingham

Independent operator lined up to take on unit formerly occupied by recruitment agency in area already busy with night spots

Dennis fire engine given new lease of life as mobile bar

The Tipple Truck is the only fire engine bar in the country which is fitted with the technology to let customers pour their own drinks

Reception celebrates enterprising city's award

Celebrating Birmingham's award as the “Most Enterprising Place in Britain” in the 2016 Enterprising Britain Awards

New commercial chief at HSBC UK

Amanda Murphy will lead commercial operations at bank's new headquarters in Birmingham

Seminar held for over 100 senior property industry figures

Midlands Investment Property Forum and British Council of Offices hosted a seminar for over 100 senior property industry figures

Legal 'legend' given lifetime award by Birmingham Law Society

Chris Owen's 50-year career recognised at last night's ceremony as West Midlands legal sector is celebrated at annual awards

MIPIM 2017: Why business is booming in Birmingham - 55 Colmore Row regeneration team explain

Richard Fielding, Area Director of construction company Morgan Sindall which has just delivered the landmark £30m refurbishment of 55 Colmore Row for IM Properties, explains why second city is first choice for firms

Revealed: How new £1m Alpha Works project will look

Developers showcase new designs for co-working space aimed at Birmingham's growing start-up and small business community

Grant Thornton gathering sets sights on a more vibrant regional economy

Leaders and influencers gathered at Grant Thornton's West Midlands Inquiry to discuss how to work together for a greater West Midlands

Plans lodged for new Birmingham office tower

New plans have been submitted to build a 15-storey office block on the site of the old Birmingham Post & Mail newspaper offices

Lunar Society annual dinner in its 250th anniversary year

The Lunar Society celebrated their 250th Anniversary at Warwickshire County Cricket Ground

NatWest Tower demolition breaks the bank

New images show old basement vaults which served NatWest through years of occupany in now-demolished office block

Family and Divorce Law feature in Birmingham Post supplement

Latest special pullout looks at one of the most emotive areas of the legal profession

Wright Hassall celebrates its 170th anniversary

Wright Hassall was joined by business contacts from across the region as it celebrated its 170th anniversary

Middle East investors snap up Birmingham office block

Alduwaliya Asset Management acquires home of law firm in Colmore Business District for £22.5m

Up & Running on track for new Birmingham store

National chain is relocating its city centre shop to new home in Colmore Business District

Birmingham's backing for Axis Square redevelopment

New office block and a public square next to the Mailbox are warmly welcomed by city council's planning committee

Fisher German celebrates its expansion

Fisher German celebrated their recent expansion at Boleros wine bar in Worcester.

BAM wins brief to develop second Paradise building

Construction group behind Beorma Quarter and Three Snowhill will lead development of Two Chamberlain Square

Bruntwood's Valentine wins Office Watch competition

Second time Rob Valentine has taken home the spoils from the annual Birmingham Post/CBRE competition

Get A-Head charity ball raises £45,000

Local charity Get A-Head raised over £45,000 at their Variety Ball

Guests raise £11,000 at BMAG dinner auction

Birmingham’s business community helped to raise over £11,000 at a fundraising dinner auction held at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery.

Construction experts look to the future

Around 80 professionals attended Wright Hassall's conference, ‘‘UK construction industry – open for business’’, held at Maple House in Birmingham

In This Week's Paper

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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