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Skunk Anansie guitarist Ace works for the Academy of Contemporary Music

New music academy to launch in Birmingham

School which helped the careers of Newton Faulkner and Ted Dwane from Mumford & Sons to open in the Jewellery Quarter

The Jewellery Quarter BID team (from left): chairman Nicola Ridler, director Luke Crane and board director Henrik Skouby

Jewellery Quarter BID pledges free public wi-fi

Business improvement district sets out its stall as voting opens on second term

Noel Street, 3DReid

New director at Jewellery Quarter architecture firm

Noel Street joins 3DReid as team looks to grow its work in the region

Founded in 1773, the Assay Office courted controversy last year with its decision to open a base in India

Assay Office could be stopped from using anchor mark abroad

Birmingham Assay Office could be forced to reverse decision to allow historic anchor symbol to be used by Indian sub-office after hallmarking council breaches ministerial undertaking

Tech 'will be fastest-growing sector' in Greater Birmingham

New report says more companies are looking at Birmingham as an alternative to London

Basement bar at The Compound which has won a RIBA Award

Jewellery Quarter creative space and JLR factory win RIBA Awards

Annual ceremony which recognises exceptional architecture unveils the top projects in the West Midlands

Founder Sian Lenegan (centre) and the team from Sixth Story

Digital agency eyes US expansion

Sixth Story looking to grow team and open second office to service new clients in America

Developers are eyeing this plot in Legge Lane where the old St Paul's School house (left) has now been demolished

Fourth apartment block planned in Jewellery Quarter street

Developer eyes run-down plot to build 136 apartments in a street already busy with residential schemes

Creation of The Pig & Tail breathed new life into the old George and Dragon pub

Award for renovation of run-down Jewellery Quarter pub

The transformation of the former George and Dragon into a new bar and apartments wins recognition from the Birmingham Civic Society

Adaptable co-founders Olly Sorsby (left) and Dan Cooper

Digital agency Adaptable wins tasty brief

Jewellery Quarter-based agency is working with London retailer Lola's Cupcakes as e-commerce partner

Big Cat helped with the launch of vegan café Natural Healthy Foods

Big Cat feeds off new client wins

Agency expands portfolio of clients in Birmingham's hospitality sector

The team of directors at Voiceboxx: The Agency (from left): Lara Page, Steve Brookes, James Hobday, Emma Davies and Dave Betts

Creative agencies in acquisition deal

Voiceboxx has bought out WM Creative as part of wider expansion plans

Birmingham finance firm merges with London rival

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

Holloway Head has an "eclectic mix of architectural styles, periods and uses"

Comment: Head to Holloway for some interesting nods to the past

Mary Keating, from campaign group Brutiful Birmingham, takes a closer look at Holloway Head, home to a rather expensive apartment

Jewellery Quarter factory site to house 220 new apartments

Next phase of regeneration of old electroplating plant will see a new square, commercial space and residential complex

30 St Paul's Square

Jewellery Quarter office block sold for £9.3m

Private investor snaps up building in historic St Paul's Square

Make It Cheaper CEO Jonathan Elliott

How small and medium-sized enterprises can save money on energy bills

Make It Cheaper claims to save businesses £1,150 on average on their energy bills

CGI of courtyard within new-look Squirrel Works

Former Jewellery Quarter silversmiths set for conversion

Work is due to start next week on renovation of former Squirrel Works factory to create new development of apartments

CGI of plans for new flats in Great Hampton Street

Jewellery Quarter factory set for new life as apartments

Plans to create almost 160 new apartments expected to receive the green light from city  council next week

Sir Peter Horton

Rich List 2017: No.29 - Peter Horton and family

Deputy Chairman of Hortons' Estate has seen his fortune increase by £0 million while dropping three places on the Rich List


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