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Steve Dourass with South and City College Birmingham students and MG Motor UK staff

MG teams-up with South and City College students for social networking campaigns

The Longbridge-based firm’s forthcoming social media campaigns will largely be the work of students at South and City College Birmingham

Bournville is one of the shopping areas which would have been served by the BID

Stirchley, Cotteridge and Bournville firms narrowly reject business improvement district

The creation of Birmingham's 12th BID flounders on 52 per cent 'no' vote

CGI of new residential facility in Longbridge for staff working at the Royal Centre for Defence Medicine

Enthusiastic welcome for Longbridge apartment block

City planners back new development which will bring together 180 staff working for the Royal College of Defence Medicine at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham

CertiNergy has taken space at Longbridge Technology Park

Environmental consultancy CertiNergy takes space at Longbridge

Company which aims to help people save money on their energy bills has secured new office accommodation at Two Devon Way

Stephen Prosser, St Modwen

Record-breaking results for St Modwen

Property and regeneration group enjoys major increase in profit and revenue as it continues to believe in the regional marketplace

Frontline Developments' MG Abingdon Edition

The making of a very modern MG

Frontline Developments started life in 1991 as a parts company for classic MGs

Marks & Spencer has taken the keys to its store in Longbridge for fit out

St Modwen hands over M&S Longbridge store

High street chain starts fit out of Midlands' biggest Marks & Spencer in time for Christmas opening

Regeneration of Longbridge has been named project of the year by RICS West Midlands

Longbridge regeneration named region's best by RICS

First phase of town centre revamp beats 30 other projects to take home the top prize while Newman Brothers Coffin Works wins a brace

Brian Johnson with an MG TC

AC/DC's Brian Johnson pays television tribute to MG

The singer and self-confessed car fanatic made his television presenting debut with Quest TV’s Cars That Rock and the success of the show has seen him return for a second series

River Rea running through Austin Park in Longbridge town centre

New plans for River Rea in Longbridge

First phase of environmental and infrastructure works aimed at improving public realm and access around River Rea including new cycleways and footpaths

Aston Martin has secured £200m in funding to support development of new cars including the DBX

Aston Martin to realise DBX concept with £200m funding round

Luxury sports car manufacturer secures support from major shareholders to drive forward new car development

Range Rover Evoque - the Prime Minister has vowed to stamp down on copycats after a key case involving JLR

Cameron: Chinese rip-offs are top of my list if elected

Far Eastern copycat of Range Rover's Evoque is 'just not acceptable' says PM during visit to Longbridge

Chancellor George Osborne

General election: Chancellor George Osborne warns of risk to West Midlands economy of SNP backed Labour Government

Chancellor in Longbridge  unveils new manifesto for the West Midlands with 160,000 jobs pledge and investment in new Enterprise Zones

John Sheppard, who has died at the age of 93, helped design the Mini

Tributes as last member of iconic Mini's design team dies

John Sheppard was key member of group who created car

CGI of new residential facility in Longbridge for staff working at the Royal Centre for Defence Medicine

St Modwen's plans for defence staff facility in Longbridge

New proposals brought forward for six-storey block to house 180 staff working for the Royal Centre for Defence Medicine

MG's new SUV, which is set to make its debut in China as the GTS this spring

No MG sports car in the pipeline as firm instead focuses on SUV arrival

MG Motor UK's marketing chief says a sports car is still some way off but did not rule out future development

Aston Martin urged to choose Longbridge for new factory

Business and civic leaders say the former MG Rover base would be idea with the luxury marque said to be looking for a new production plant

Deloitte advised MG Rover's owners and auditors during the sale of the car maker to Phoenix

Deloitte sees fine over MG Rover dealings slashed

Finance giant sees penalty reduced from £14 million to £3 million after succeeding in an appeal

Getting an inside track with Chinese investment

Chinese investment and its support for UK manufacturing is as important now as ever, says Mike Loftus

Mini Metros roll out of the assembly line at Longbridge in 1980 - thousands could have been sold to Indonesia under a project which eventually collapsed

Secret Far East plan which could have saved Rover

Discussions were held in the mid-90s about selling thousands of Metros to Indonesia under 'Project Maleo' but collapsed when Suharto regime fell in 1998


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