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Rich List 2017: No.24 - Simon Clarke and family

Non-Executive Director St Modwen regeneration firm has seen his fortune increase by £5 million while dropping five places on the Rich List

More houses are set to be built at St Modwen's Cofton Grange development in Longbridge

New homes plan for Longbridge

Latest phase of £1bn regeneration of south Birmingham town will see more than 300 new houses and a community centre built

Ideal Village in Bordesley Green

Birmingham's conservation areas only work if residents are on side

Architect Joe Holyoak assess if and how the city's historic conservation areas can be protected and preserved for future generations

Holland & Barrett and Smyths Toys have joined Longbridge town centre

Holland & Barrett and Smyths Toys come to Longbridge

Two more retailers sign up to town centre redevelopment by St Modwen

MP Richard Burden.

Richard Burden: The EU and the Midlands - multinational issues require multinational action

Northfield Labour MP Richard Burden recalls an exchange which showed how the European Union often offers support when you don't realise

Bloor Homes says 'no reason' why city will not back Longbridge housing project

Developer planning to transform south Birmingham golf club into massive estate is confident of winning approval despite earlier claims it would not be allowed

Latest lettings for Longbridge

St Modwen secures a trio of new deals for companies at office space in south Birmingham

ballot box

Birmingham council elections 2016: How the political landscape could change

Local Government expert Chris Game, of the University of Birmingham, looks at the battle for seats in local elections in the West Midlands

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

Works starts on Longbridge defence staff base

New accommodation for medical staff treating injured service personnel is due to open next year

Tim Wooldridge, Managing Director of IM Properties

Birmingham Post Power 250: Construction

The ten people listed as the most influential in the West Midlands from the world of construction

Dr Ralf Speth, chief executive of Jaguar Land Rover

Birmingham Post Power 250: Automotive

The ten people listed as the most influential in the West Midlands from the world of automotive

Bill Oliver will leave St Modwen in November after 13 years as chief executive

St Modwen chief executive to retire

Bill Oliver will step down from the role later this year after 13 years in post and 17 on the listed group's board

North Worcestershire Golf Club will close in March to allow development by Bloor Homes

Golf club development will 'cause gridlock and pressure on schools'

Bloor Homes' plans for the North Worcestershire Golf Club come under fire ahead of public consultation event

Longbridge Town Centre,Winner of the Project of the Year in the RICS West Midlands Awards 2015.

Still time to enter 2016 RICS West Midlands Awards

There is still time to enter the 2016 RICS West Midlands Awards as the deadline is extended by a week.

Moseley Village

Petition calls for Birmingham council boundary changes plan to be binned

Growing discontent over ward proposals that strike at heart of old communities

Horace Panter of The Specials

Horace Panter turns old images of Birmingham into something special

The musician-turned-artist is among several to have recreated photographs by Phyllis Nicklin of 1950s Birmingham

Aston Martin was urged to consider Longbridge for a new factory in April

Review of 2015 - April: Aston Martin factory, John Lewis recruits and 'Shakespeare's Airport'

Luxury car-maker was reported to be eyeing a site in Longbridge for a new factory, John Lewis started massive recruitment drive and Birmingham Airport said it could adopt a new moniker for the US

St Modwen's Park View development in Longbridge

St Modwen plans more Longbridge homes

Latest plans will see more regeneration of parts of the older MG Rover plant in south Birmingham

River Rea running through Austin Park in Longbridge town centre

£10m upgrade for congested Longbridge junction

Area in south Birmingham blighted by delays for years looks set to be given some welcome relief with new traffic and public transport measures

Marks & Spencer in Longbridge wil have new neighbours soon as the town's rebirth continues

New Longbridge retailers to create 400 jobs

Latest lettings agreed by St Modwen will add to the growing town centre development in south Birmingham


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