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Sir Albert Bore

Birmingham City Council to axe 6,000 more staff amid giant Government cuts

It is likely that 3,000 jobs will go next year with more to follow after further cuts for the authority

Ofcom issues local TV warning after City TV Birmingham collapse

Birmingham City TV
There are only six local TV franchises currently broadcasting - and Birmingham's has collapsed

99p Stores appoints Harris Lamb for Midlands expansion drive

David Walton, Harris Lamb
Birmingham planning consultancy will lead the hunt for new sites across the region and north of England

Birmingham's new vision for city's retail

Bullring, one of the key retail destinations in Birmingham
Strategy launched by city leaders today to improve retail offering and capitalise on existing scheme

Former Smith & Nephew plant set for new housing estate

Housing developer Bovale submits plans to transform old manufacturing base which has been vacant for seven years

Business In Pictures

David Walton, Harris Lamb

99p Stores appoints Harris Lamb for Midlands expansion drive

Birmingham planning consultancy will lead the hunt for new sites across the region and north of England

David Walton, Harris Lamb

99p Stores appoints Harris Lamb for Midlands expansion drive

Birmingham planning consultancy will lead the hunt for new sites across the region and north of England

Clevercherry recruited for Millbank brief

Jewellery Quarter creative agency secures latest tender to help North West recruitment agency increase profile
General business

Andrew Whitehead: Why no one is banking on Scottish independence

The UK, including Scotland, undoubtedly has a large and successful financial service industry, respected across the world.

Review: Birmingham Bach Choir, Symphony Hall

Birmingham Bach Choir
Birmingham Bach Choir delivered one of the most important concerts in its history when it performed the Unfinished Remembering which was commissioned by the choir to mark the outbreak of the the First World War
The new Jaguar XE

Jaguar XE creating 4,000 Midland jobs

First Jaguar to be built at Land Rover factory in Solihull will generate thousands of jobs in the region, both directly and through partners and supply chain in biggest manufacturing employment boost for decades

Ian Dove QC from No5 Chambers, who is set to become a High Court Judge

No5 Chambers silk set to become High Court Judge

Described by Legal 500 as "an excellent strategist and advocate", Mr Dove QC was called to the Bar in 1986

Simon Atkins, charity partner at Clement Keys

Clement Keys seminar to explore charity sector changes

Specialists from law and investment management firms will join Simon Atkins, charity partner at Clement Keys, to provide insights on how charities should react to the new Statement of Recommended Practice

Videos & Photos

Pictures: Inside Newman Brothers Coffin Fitting Works

The steel frame of the new Assay Office in Icknield Street

That giant steel frame on Icknield Street? It's the new Assay Office building taking shape

Portrait of Sir Benjamin Stone

Sir Benjamin Stone exhibition gives snapshot of Brazil's history

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