How we use Cookies


All the latest news and information about Solihull


Packwood Grange in Lapworth.

Lapworth Barn imaginatively mixes old and new

Packwood Grange in Lapworth dates back to 1801 but some 21st century additions make it a home with an enviable mix of old and new.

Little Woodcote in Endwood Drive, Little Aston Park, Sutton Coldfield.

Stunning new executive home on the market in Little Aston

Little Woodcote nestles behind electric gates in Endwood Drive, Little Aston Park – an area of Sutton Coldfield noted for its high quality residences.

Finance Award: Craig Errington, of Wesleyan Assurance Society, with Mark Eden from category sponsor Jerroms, and Jeremy Vine.

Why there is a real thirst for business in Birmingham

Director of Jerroms, Mark Eden, reveals passion for business in Birmingham ahead of BPBA 2016

The manufacturing facility at the Jaguar Land Rover Special Operations technical centre

Jaguar Land Rover reveals plans to create 250 more jobs

The announcement came as the carmaker formally opened its new £20 million Special Operations technical centre in the region

Long Meadow in Lapworth.

Long Meadow in Lapworth has been built with luxury in mind

Everything about Long Meadow has been built with luxury in mind.

RIBA West Midlands winner The School Yard was among those missing out on a national award

Birmingham buildings miss out in RIBA National Awards

Regional winners fail to make the final cut nationally but UK projects by Birmingham firm Glenn Howells Architects are recognised

Work has started on building a second WMG Academy for Young Engineers in Chelmsley Wood

WMG Academy to train young engineers in West Midlands

The WMG Academy for Young Engineers opening in Chelmsley Wood will be officially opened by political and business leaders tomorrow, June 21

Council leaders launch the prospectus for the proposed West Midlands Combined Authority

What does the West Midlands Combined Authority do?

The West Midlands Combined Authority started operating on June 17 - here we look at the role of the 'super council'

Six double-bedroom, detached property in Chessetts Wood Road, Lapworth.

Luxury six-bedroom home in the quaint village of Lapworth

This new property on the market in quaint Lapworth has every modern luxury a family could wish for.

Sketch of plans for a 178-bedroom hotel at Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport hotel set for green light

Planning chiefs expected to approve development of fifth hotel at transport hub

Former IoD chief John Phillips has received an MBE

Former IoD chief receives MBE in Queen's Birthday Honours

John Phillips awarded recognition for services to business while clothing entrepreneur and Custard Factory owner also recognised

The Cow Shed in Heightington, Bewdley.

Five of the very best barn conversions in the Midlands

Jayne Howarth takes a look at the best barn conversions on the market in the Midlands.

Five-bedroom detached house in Widney Manor Road, Solihull.

This character home is in a dream Solihull location

This character property in Solihull, has five bedrooms and plenty of space for a family

Titan Storage Solutions helps businesses

5 important ways that Titan Storage can help your company

See how flexible off-site space can benefit your firm

Hampton House in Roman Lane, Little Aston, Sutton Coldfield.

Luxurious new-build home in Sutton Coldfield comes with its own cinema

This luxurious new-build home in one of the Midlands' most sought-after locations has recently been put up for sale.

Why not splash out on a Midland pad with a pool

If you fancy taking a dip in your own private pool, here are five properties in the West Midlands that have a swimming pool in which to indulge

Henwood Mill in Henwood Lane, Catherine De Barnes, Solihull.

400-year-old former mill in Catherine De Barnes is on the market

This period Grade II listed property in Catherine De Barnes, is a former flour mill and still contains the original mill wheel and mechanism.

Robbie Savage's former home in Alcester is up for sale at £1,650,000

Georgian farmhouse in Warwickshire was once home to Blues star

This six-bedroom Georgian farmhouse near Alcester, which once belonged to a former Blues player, has been put on the market

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

Five-bedroom detached house in Eldersfield Grove, in the Hillfield area of Solihull

Superb five-bedroom house in Solihull comes at a reduced price

This superb five-bedroom house is on the market at a reduced price in the Hillfield area of Solihull

In This Week's Paper


Graeme Brown
Editor (Agenda and Business)
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Tamlyn Jones
Business Reporter
Neil Elkes
Local Government Correspondent
Emma McKinney
Education Correspondent
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor