How we use Cookies

Business

CGI of the Left Bank development looking down Broad Street towards the Library of Birmingham with Big Bite in the centre

New towers plan for Broad Street replaces vision for city's tallest building

Regal Property Group stays on track to redevelop run-down car park site as scaled-down version of Regal Tower mission lands with planners

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces: Inside the BT Tower - an icon on city skyline

Birmingham's BT tower formerly known as the Post Office Tower and, before that the GPO Tower.
It was designed and constructed by the Ministry of Public Building and Works and was opened by the Lord Mayor of Birmingham in 1967

Malt House development lands national award

Award-winning Malt House in Lichfield
Project between Mar City Homes and architecture firm Brownhill Hayward Brown triumphs in international design awards

New president of the Professional Institute Network West Midlands takes the reins

Stephen Jones the new president of the Professional Institute Network West Midlands (PINWM) with outgoing president Bernard Shepherd
The professional group representing several institutes and organisations located in the region with 18 member bodies

Trio of hires boosts private client team at SGH Martineau

Sarah Nash, Lesley Davis, Michael Brown and Sarah Wood from SGH Martineau
Sarah Wood who has been with the firm for 15 years has been promoted from associate to senior associate and Michael Brown, with 17 years under his belt at the firm, has been promoted to associate

Business In Pictures

Award-winning Malt House in Lichfield

Malt House development lands national award

Project between Mar City Homes and architecture firm Brownhill Hayward Brown triumphs in international design awards

LDC chief investment officer Martin Draper

LDC sells majority stake in Angel Springs to Castik Capital

The transaction provides a healthy return for LDC, which has tripled its original investment in three years

Pre-Christmas exit as IMI winds down Witton base

Historic manufacturing group brings to a close more than 150 years of industrial heritage at Birmingham base
General business

Prince Charles re-enters the planning debate

Planning is about building quality places for us all. I remain concerned that the present planning agenda is neglecting issues of affordability, environmental and social justice and we urgently need to have planning principles that are inclusive and egalitarian.

Another blow for Rolls-Royce workers at Ansty

David Bailey
It's correct to say that Rolls-Royce faces a number of major headwinds in terms of military defence expenditure cuts, a perceived global slowdown, appreciating currency, and sanctions on Russia which will impact on its business there.
Coun Lisa Tickett (Birmingham City Council) and Phil Woodward (Raleigh)

Birmingham biking boost as Raleigh chosen to supply 5,000 cycles

Raleigh has been awarded a contract to supply 5,000 bikes to Birmingham City Council – and 3,000 will be given away to those keen to cycle but unable to afford it

Sarah Nash, Lesley Davis, Michael Brown and Sarah Wood from SGH Martineau

Trio of hires boosts private client team at SGH Martineau

Sarah Wood who has been with the firm for 15 years has been promoted from associate to senior associate and Michael Brown, with 17 years under his belt at the firm, has been promoted to associate

Birmingham's BT tower formerly known as the Post Office Tower and, before that the GPO Tower.

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces: Inside the BT Tower - an icon on city skyline

It was designed and constructed by the Ministry of Public Building and Works and was opened by the Lord Mayor of Birmingham in 1967

Stephen Jones the new president of the Professional Institute Network West Midlands (PINWM) with outgoing president Bernard Shepherd

New president of the Professional Institute Network West Midlands takes the reins

The professional group representing several institutes and organisations located in the region with 18 member bodies

Videos & Photos

Birmingham's BT tower formerly known as the Post Office Tower and, before that the GPO Tower.

Birmingham's Hidden Spaces: Inside the BT Tower - an icon on city skyline

CGI of the Left Bank development looking down Broad Street towards the Library of Birmingham with Big Bite in the centre

New towers plan for Broad Street replaces vision for city's tallest building

Sabai Torquil and Juree Chidwick, of Sabai Sabai restaurants.

Sabai Sabai restaurant group marks 10 years in business

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