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Handsworth Market in Soho Road - March 9, 1968

Nicklin Unseen: 'Overwhelming response' to archived images of Birmingham

Brumpic founder hails success of first supplement as year-long mission to showcase Nicklin's work gets into gear

Harborne High Street in 1961 by Phyllis Nicklin

Nicklin Unseen: Third instalment of historic photo archive

Our final upload this week showcases more fascinating photographer taken by former lecturer in Birmingham during the 1950s and 60s

New maisonettes near Loxton Street in Duddeston in 1953

Nicklin Unseen: Our second gallery of nostalgic photos

More from our new collection of images taken in Birmingham during the 1950s and 60s which show how the city used to look

A38 Lichfield Road in Aston looking north - March 14, 1968

Nicklin Unseen: Brumpic founder unearths treasure trove of old photos

New collection of images being seen in public for first time show how Birmingham looked during the 1950s and 60s

Violinist Tamsin Waley-Cohen

Review: English Symphony Orchestra at Elgar Concert Hall

This concert at the University of Birmingham hall had plenty of highlights but overall lacked sparkle

A voter placing a ballot paper in the ballot box at a polling station

General Election 2015: Election fraud fears over missing voters

Almost 70,000 Birmingham voters have dropped off the electoral register since a strict new system was introduced.

Streets such as this in Selly Oak have become a hotbed of development aimed at students

'Favela' extensions in Selly Oak must come down

Property developers told it must pull down extensions which it built without planning permission

The Large Hadron Collider at CERN in Switzerland

Hope Large Hadron Collider restart will usher in a 'new era' of knowledge

Finding ‘dark matter’ – new planets – is a key hope of the project, based in Geneva

Budget 2015: Six Midlands universities to lead Energy Research Accelerator

Group will work with industry and British Geological Survey to bring about a step chance in energy research and development

University of Birmingham School awards ICT contract

Computer Systems in Education will help new university training school deliver IT classes

Birmingham Cathedral will be welcoming people this week to watch the solar eclipse

Birmingham Cathedral to host solar eclipse viewing event

Astronomers from the University of Birmingham will be in St Philip's Square on Friday morning to offer a commentary on the eclipse

Fighting a losing battle for Birmingham's tech sector

Despite Birmingham's prominence as a thriving tech and digital city, there's still a job to do convincing those in the capital, argues David Hardman

University of Birmingham was one of four West Midlands institutions criticised for not responding to an FoI request

West Midlands universities accused of expenses secrecy

Institutions among 155 who have failed to respond to Freedom of Information request the University and College Union

Courtney Wells

1 in 3 Birmingham pupils miss out on first choice school

Thousands of Birmingham schoolchildren were left disappointed after failing to get into their first choice secondary school.

Birmingham International Airport

Flights from China to Birmingham across the summer announced

Flights from Beijing will bring thousands of Chinese tourists to the region, as Birmingham Airport uses Shakespeare to promote itself in the Far East

A nuclear bomb

University of Birmingham's pivotal role in the invention of nuclear weapons

Two Edgbaston-based physicists changed the world with their calculations, writes Peter Douglas Osborn

CGI of revised plans to build 267 student bedrooms at 495-505 Bristol Road in Selly Oak

Rich Bitch Studios scheme scaled down after council concerns

Scaled-down proposal for Rich Bitch Studios site has been lodged with council after it was withdrawn over concerns it was too large

David Mellor

Master of Business Administration: How an MBA helped David Mellor

Acquiring an MBA at Birmingham Business School has helped David Mellor to achieve several ambitions.

Cars in Harborne Road, Edgbaston

Queen Elizabeth Hospital 'must try harder' to solve parking crisis

City planners tell Selly Oak hospital to do more to address parking chaos which blights nearby residential streets

The Victoria Cross

Birmingham to create 'Walk of Heroes' to honour Great War VC winners

Birmingham's 10 Great War Victoria Cross recipients are to be honoured with the creation of a Walk of Heroes.


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