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The Roundhouse, in Sheepcote Street, is one of the buildings added to the 'at risk' register by English Heritage

English Heritage places dozens of region's historic buildings on 'at risk' list

Body has added 69 sites across Birmingham and wider region on register which identifies vulnerable historic properties

Labour MP brands smart motorways 'not so smart'

Birmingham Box Phase 3 Smart Motorways Project - schemes such as this have been branded a safety risk by Labour MP Mary Creagh
Shadow Transport Secretary says £360m schemes designed to ease congestion on very busy sections of West Midlands motorways are a safety risk

Design agency Green Room secures Finance Birmingham backing

From left: Green Room founder Richard Ash, Graham Mold from Finance Birmingham, Simon Ward from Springboard Corporate Finance and Steve Verrall from Green Room
Birmingham practice plans to add at least 40 more staff to consultancy as it prepares to launch London office

Arts prioritised as Birmingham City Council weighs up major cuts

Birmingham Royal Ballet's Coppelia
The council leader said facilities like the Symphony Hall, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery and groups like the Birmingham Royal Ballet are crucial

Why IChoose Birmingham founder returned to city

Tom Cullen, founder of lifestyle email IChoose Birmingham
After stints in London with FHM and Shortlist, Tom Cullen returned to his native Birmingham to launch 'freemium' culture news service

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The Roundhouse, in Sheepcote Street, is one of the buildings added to the 'at risk' register by English Heritage

English Heritage places dozens of region's historic buildings on 'at risk' list

Body has added 69 sites across Birmingham and wider region on register which identifies vulnerable historic properties

From left: Green Room founder Richard Ash, Graham Mold from Finance Birmingham, Simon Ward from Springboard Corporate Finance and Steve Verrall from Green Room

Design agency Green Room secures Finance Birmingham backing

Birmingham practice plans to add at least 40 more staff to consultancy as it prepares to launch London office

Innovation Birmingham awarded £230k to launch tech support programme

The team from Innovation Birmingham which will deliver the e4f Inspire programme (from left) Michelle Rayner, John Cooke and David Hardman
New initiative is aimed at mentoring companies and inspire growth through programme of events and support

David Bailey: Just how far will JLR's drive into China go?

Jaguar Land Rover has opened its new assembly plant in China through a joint venture as it targets a key emerging market for car sales

Steven McCabe: Innovate or die - but will our bosses take the risk or spend the cash?

The shell of the last Austin mini pulled from Longbridge.
Longbridge car production factory Rover Cars, learnt the lesson that constant improvement and innovation is not optional if you want to keep your customers happy.
JLR's new Engine Manufacturing Centre UK has won a national award from RICS

Jaguar Land Rover's new engine plant wins national RICS award

Car-maker's manufacturing hub crowned country's top regeneration project after beating competition from across the country

DLA Piper team advises Dignity on bond issue

Sutton Coldfield funeral services firm issued the bond which saw £64 million to shareholders and a reduction in debt service costs

Tom Cullen, founder of lifestyle email IChoose Birmingham

Why IChoose Birmingham founder returned to city

After stints in London with FHM and Shortlist, Tom Cullen returned to his native Birmingham to launch 'freemium' culture news service

David Hillan, head of corporate tax for Grant Thornton in the West Midlands

Grant Thornton call on Chancellor to help mid-sized businesses

The firm is calling on the Chancellor to announce measures specifically designed to help mid-sized businesses (MSBs) in a bid to boost the UK economy.

Videos & Photos

The bar at the former Red Lion pub in Soho Road, Handsworth

Pictures: Red Lion pub work given green light after concerns

Miss Led street art at Eye Candy 2013

Leading names in pop culture heading to Digbeth for #EyeCandy14 Festival

An artists' impression of Resorts World Birmingham at night

Video: Inside the Vox conference centre

In This Week's Paper

Journalists

Graeme Brown
Regional Head of Business
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Cillian O’ Brien
Business Reporter
Jon Griffin
Business Reporter
Alison Jones
Features writer
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor