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Duncan Honeybourne

Celebrating Birmingham composer's 90th birthday

Pianist Duncan Honeybourne tells Christopher Morley about his admiration for Mosley-based John Joubert, both as a great composer and as a great friend

Waxwings at Nether Whitacre

Sightings of waxwings appearing around the West Midlands

Waxwings are unmistakable, being short-legged, plump birds about the size of a starling.

New funding which could save Moseley Road Baths was secured in April

Review of 2016 - April: Arts centre closing, indie restaurateurs hit out and new funding for Moseley Road Baths

Independent restaurant owners hit out in April at the perceived favouritism by landlords for chains while the end drew nearer for a city arts centre

Aston Villa welcomed a new chairman in January....for a little while at least

Review of 2016 - January: UCB expansion, new Villa chairman and Cadbury tax

Our Review of the Year kicks off with the news that University College Birmingham was planning a major expansion of its campus in the Jewellery Quarter and a prominent businessman joined the Villa board

Soprano Daniella de Niese. Picture by Decca/Chris Dunlop.

Soprano superstar jumped at the chance to support Julian Lloyd Webber's work

Soprano Danielle de Niese is sought after around the world, but the star is heading to Birmingham Conservatoire for an intimate recital.

Mapperley Gardens, Moseley.

Innovative Sixties home with far-reaching views

Fancy getting your hands on a piece of award-winning architecture in a leafy suburb of Birmingham?

Composer John Joubert

Composer John Joubert to finally see his opera Jane Eyre performed

As composer John Joubert approaches his 90th birthday, he’s delighted at the prospect of hearing his labour-of-love opera performed.

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

Lionel Richie in concert.

How Lionel Ritchie, McBusted and Take That helped create hundreds of Midland jobs

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The region enjoyed a major jobs boost last year after music tourists spent a total of £271 million in the region

The Old Coach House in Greenhill Road is a delightful one-bedroom retreat, tucked between two Victorian houses in Moseley.

Bijou bolthole in bohemian Moseley could be yours

It's a delightful one-bedroom retreat, tucked between two Victorian houses in Moseley. And it could be yours.

Perrott's Folly will feature among the latest Hidden Spaces series of events

Hidden Spaces returns for glimpse into Birmingham's architectural heritage

Month-long series of events will take visitors behind the doors of Moseley Road Baths and Perrott's Folly among others

Moseley high street

The independent spirit of trendy 'village' Moseley

With its indie spirit and cosmopolitan character, the Birmingham suburb of Moseley is known for its village feel and trendy vibe

Kings Heath Village Square.

Great things about living and working in glorious Kings Heath

Here we take a look at what makes Kings Heath a special suburb to live in.

Protest over Boundary Commission plans for new Acocks Green council ward

Even tennis club thinks Boundary Commission has crossed the line

Thousands show that, far from being apathetic about local issues, community identity really matters to them

Former Birmingham Post cartoonist Bert Hackett

Tributes paid after death of Bert Hackett - better known as Birmingham Post cartoonist Gemini

Mr Hackett, who lived in Moseley almost all his life, inspired a special exhibition at the mac Birmingham through his work

Jean Templeton

Birmingham Post Power 250: Third Sector

The ten people listed as the most influential in the West Midlands from the third sector

Amesbury Manor in Amesbury Road, Moseley, Birmingham.

Victorian 10-bed in Moseley gives you all manor of options

There are some choices to be made with this impressive Moseley house.

French chateau (or part of one) at Seine-et-Marne in Isle-de-France.

Turn your hopes of owning a property abroad into reality

How easily could you turn hopes of owning a property abroad into real life?

Moseley is renowned for its large Victorian properties. This one is a detached house that covers four storeys if one includes the cellar rooms.

Moseley home has a bedroom for every day of the week

This Victorian detached house in Moseley could be perfect for big parties of people

This former branch of HSBC is set to be turned into a Dares bar

Davenports to open new Dares bar in Moseley

Historic brewery brings forward second bar launch this month as it continues to invest in its estate and tap into interest in craft beers


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