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Glynn Purnell and Wayne Evans in the boxing ring

City chef Glynn Purnell takes to the boxing ring

Mr Purnell – who runs acclaimed city eatery Purnell’s – didn’t emerge unscathed from his titanic tussle with Evans, the chef’s trainer at the Jewellery Quarter’s BoxFit gym

Colmore Row in Birmingham city centre

12 restaurants and cafes to do business in around Birmingham's Colmore district

The Birmingham Post team picks its favourite bars, restaurants and cafes in the Colmore area. It wasn't easy

Glynn Purnell, Tom Kerridge and David Colcombe.

Top chefs join forces to promote city's culinary reputation

Tom Kerridge joined forces with local chefs Glynn Purnell and David Colcombe to create a special dinner in Birmingham.

Felicity Jones

Ones to watch 2014: 10 key people in food and culture

Roz Laws on the faces of culture over the next year.

Andreas Antona is a governor at University College Birmingham

'Godfather' is taking care of next generation of chefs

Chef and restaurateur Andreas Antona is considered the godfather of the Birmingham restaurant scene, having kick-started its Michelin success. Mary Griffin chats to him about his new enterprises and finds the chef is still at the cutting edge.

Birmingham's Michelin-starred restaurants: Purnell's, Turners, Adam's and Simpsons

Michelin Guide editor lavishes praise on Birmingham food scene

City's flourishing restaurant sector described as world class after winning a fourth star

Celebrity chef Glynn Purnell and a team of runners from Deloitte who are taking part in the Bupa Great Birmingham Run to raise money for Cure Leukaemia

Great Birmingham Run 2013 sets new record with 19,000 registered to take part

Fewer than 1,000 places remaining for this year's event

A packed Victoria Square during CBD Food Festival 2013

Picture gallery: Record numbers attend city's Colmore Business District Food Festival

Annual food fest in Victoria Square sees increase in footfall of around 8,000

Birmingham chef Glynn Purnell with his Chorizo Studded Monkfish

Deliver perfect parcels to delight your dinner guests

In our new cookery series Roulla Xenides goes into the kitchens of some of Birmingham’s finest chefs to bring you the recipes, tips and trade secrets that will make your dinner party or Sunday lunch stand out from the crowd.

Glynn Purnell at the CBD Food Festival in 2012

Cooking up a treat at the CBD Food Festival in Birmingham

Top city restaurants and chefs to take part in annual event

Shayne Ward, Joe Calzaghe, Nathan Cleverly.

Celebrity football match in aid of Help Harry Help Others

Celebrities took part in a football match at Birmingham City’s St Andrew’s stadium in aid of Help Harry Help Others.

Michelin starred chef Adam Stokes

Michelin starred chef Adam Stokes relishes establishing himself in Birmingham.

WITHIN a week of opening, an AA inspector had already walked through the doors of Adam's Restaurant in Bennett's Hill.

Michelin-starred chef Adam Stokes to open 'pop-up' restaurant in Birmingham

One of the UK’s best young chefs is to open a restaurant in Birmingham that will create 20 new jobs and bolster the city’s growing reputation for high-end dining.

Purnell's Bistro

Restaurant Review: Purnell's Bistro in Newhall Street, Birmingham

Sitting in a restaurant, looking at limp plates of food and wishing you were at another place just down the road rates as one of the worst things in the world.

Glynn Purnell and Richard Turner

The McComb Awards for Dining are back

It's time for the MADs - the McComb Awards for Dining.


Restaurant Review: Turners in Harborne

The first thing to say about this review is that it isn’t a review, not strictly speaking.


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