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CGI of new building planned for Axis site

New future for Birmingham's Axis building unveiled

Designs revealed for what will replace landmark 1970s office block next to Mailbox shopping mall

JLT - Gary Hawkins, Jon Miller, Rick Tooley, Adrian Lamasz, Gavin Lyons, Winning Team.

Hortons' Estate quiz raises thousands for Heartlands Hospital

Hortons' Estate raised £7,000 for Ward 19 at Heartlands Hospital at its annual quiz

Birmingham City University on Curzon Street

A tutorial on the best student digs in Birmingham

Where are the best places for students in the city? We take a look at the key areas for those who are heading to Brum this September.

Hyatt Regency hotel in Broad Street

Record spring take up in Birmingham's hotels

Crufts and badminton championships contribute to bumper spring among city's hotel sector

Work + Play at Malmaison hotel in Birmingham

Malmaison uses Birmingham for launch of new event space

Boutique hotel chain says it wants to move away from 'dull and inflexible' meeting spaces and is using its hotel at The Mailbox as a test bed

BBC Three jobs are headed to The Mailbox

BBC Three jobs moving to Birmingham in boost for city broadcasting

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Broadcaster acts on Post and Mail campaign to bring commissioning and production roles to city

From left: Natalie Merrix, Ruth Pipkin and Lisa O'Keeffe, from Rewired PR, in the new Bardolino Bellini & Espresso Bar pop-up van at The Mailbox

Rewired to promote Marco Pierre White's restaurant brands

Jewellery Quarter agency wins extended brief including the launch of a new pizzeria and espresso bar in Birmingham

Stacey Barnfield, Downtown Birmingham; Lis Lewis-Jones, Liquid

Downtown Birmingham hosts breakfast event

Downtown Birmingham hosted the first Rise & Grind breakfast event at the Everyman Cinema

Rachel Seaton, winner of the legal award, with host Rachel Riley, Karl George from category sponsor Effective Board Member and judging panel chairman Paul Kehoe advertorial

BYPY 2016: Spotlight on legal category finalists

Focus on the three lawyers who have been shortlisted for a BPS Birmingham flagship award

Advanced has opened its new hub in The Mailbox today

Major job creation as IT firm opens new Mailbox hub

Advanced Computer Software launches recruitment drive with 400 new roles set to come to Birmingham

Guests enjoy dinner during Birmingham Young Professional of the Year 2015 advertorial

BYPY 2016: The 18 category finalists and Aspiring Talent Award shortlists have been revealed

Find out who the top 18 young professionals in Birmingham are now - in partnership with BYPY

Neil Edginton at the School Yard development in Harborne

Birmingham Post Power 250: Property

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

Dixons Royal Arch apartment for sale

Luxury loft living is on the rise in Birmingham

Ever fancied living the high life? Jayne Howarth looks at some of the amazing apartments for sale in the city at the moment from studios to penthouses.


BYPY 2016: Category sponsors revealed

See high profile businesses supporting flagship awards celebrating up-and-coming talent in Birmingham's business community - in partnership with BYPY

Gary Rouse, BDO; Richard Jones, Lambert Smith Hampton; David Pardoe, The Mailbox; Sophie Michael, BDO

BDO hosts annual trading update

BDO, Lambert Smith Hampton and Shoosmiths held its annual Retail Trading Update specifically tailored to the real estate sector

Digital Cities 2016 graphic

BBC Birmingham kicks of Digital Cities 2016 amid calls for investment

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Birmingham will launch Digital Cities 2016, with a week of techie activities from March 14 to 20

Major retail and infrastructure projects like Grand Central and New Street station are fuelling growth in the West Midlands construction sector

Construction sector boom as 10,000 new jobs expected in West Midlands

New report by Construction Industry Training Board suggests the region's sector will employ around 215,000 people by 2020 fuelled by retail and infrastructure projects

Silverstone was attracting the attention of Jaguar Land Rover in December

Review of 2015 - December: JLR eyes Silverstone, designer outlet village and new IT jobs

Car giant Jaguar Land Rover was eyeing an ambitious project to buy racing circuit Silverstone, the Government awarded permission to build a major outlet village in Cannock and an IT firm announced it was bringing 400 jobs to the city

In October came the news that Waterstones in New Street would be transformed into an Apple store

Review of 2015 - October: New Apple store, Mailbox re-opens and city's most expensive flat

Tech giant Apple was strongly rumoured to be planning a move into Waterstones' shop in New Street, a new-look Mailbox finally opened in October and Birmingham's most expensive flat sold for £1.8m

CGI of the new Park Regis hotel at Five Ways island

New restaurants arriving in Birmingham next year

Our round-up takes a look at who is planning to open new venues during 2016 including the sky bar at Five Ways and swanky chain The Alchemist in Colmore Row


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