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People enjoying the motoring treasures at The Classic Motor Show, held at the NEC in Birmingham.

£4.5m car auction proves classic stuff

The Lancaster Insurance Classic Car Show saw 65,000 car-lovers head to Birmingham's NEC in an event hailed by organisers as "the best ever".

Selly Oak music studios could move base after 30 years

The Nightingales rehearsing at the Rich Bitch Studios in Selly Oak
Rich Bitch Studios, based in a converted engineering factory in Selly Oak, could be set for a move from its home of more than 30 years.

Jaguar Land Rover pledges to produce a self-drive car within 10 years

Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept
Jaguar Land Rover told MPs it plans to build cars which gave motorists the option of driving for themselves or letting the vehicle take over.

Birmingham couple paid £100,000 for flat that was never built

Geoff Land who has taken legal action against Khoie Properties real estate development company based in the United Arab Emirates after investing in a development in La Hoya Bay.
Birmingham IT consultant Geoff Land and his family forked out more than £100,000 a luxury seaview apartment in the Gulf that was never built.

Spitfire exhibition to open at Birmingham's Thinktank

The Spitfire hanging at Thinktank in Birmingham
A new Spitfire exhibition is to open at Thinktank in Birmingham in April 2015 to coincide with the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.

Business In Pictures

The Nightingales rehearsing at the Rich Bitch Studios in Selly Oak

Selly Oak music studios could move base after 30 years

Rich Bitch Studios, based in a converted engineering factory in Selly Oak, could be set for a move from its home of more than 30 years.

Peter Matthews, Arthur J Gallagher's regional managing director for the Midlands

Oval Group to become part of Arthur J Gallagher brand following acquisition

The combined business has created one of the UK’s top three commercial retail insurance brokers

RMP Products targets new markets with £490k funding deal

From left: Leo Arnold, office and quality at RMP Products; Ray Arnold, director at RMP Products; Mark Meakin, relationship manager at Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking; Paul Dyche, director at RMP Products; Lauro Rodi, regional manager at Lloyds Bank Commercial Finance; and Mark Edwards, director at RMP Products
Black Country manufacturer established 22 years ago now looking at new markets and job  creation after purchasing two machines for factory
CGI of how the Metro trams would look in High Street Deritend

Why Digbeth could do with a dose of Barcelona if we want it to thrive

High Street is a medieval street, originally connecting the centre of Birmingham at the Bull Ring with the village of Deritend, across the River Rea

Birmingham Chamber still packs a punch amid modern political bunfight

The 2004 vision for the Chamber of Commerce site in Harborne Road, Edgbaston, which never came to fruition
In Edgbaston, Birmingham Chamber of Commerce has been banging the business drum for the capital of the Midlands for more than 200 years.
Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept

Jaguar Land Rover pledges to produce a self-drive car within 10 years

Jaguar Land Rover told MPs it plans to build cars which gave motorists the option of driving for themselves or letting the vehicle take over.

Christine Patterson, partner at Shakespeares’ Birmingham office

Shakespeares staff aim to raise awareness of early intervention during Family Dispute Resolution Week

Family Dispute Resolution Week is a national initiative organised by family law organisation, Resolution

Ofcom awards ex-ATV presenter Mike Prince city's local TV licence

New venture called Kaleidoscope TV has until next March to begin broadcasting following the collapse of City TV in August

Videos & Photos

People enjoying the motoring treasures at The Classic Motor Show, held at the NEC in Birmingham.

£4.5m car auction proves classic stuff

The Nightingales rehearsing at the Rich Bitch Studios in Selly Oak

Selly Oak music studios could move base after 30 years

MP Steve McCabe who has branded an award for the city council a 'complete joke'

City's planning award branded 'complete joke' by Steve McCabe

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