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The referendum vote for Scottish Independence.

Would West Midlands succeed or suffer under devolved Scotland?

With a matter of days to go before Scottish voters head to the polls to decide the future of the UK, Paul Forrest, director of the West Midlands Economic Forum, asks what outcome would best serve this region

New plans for Millennium Point with Giant Screen cinema to close

Millennium Point in Birmingham, home to the Thinktank.
A 30-day consultation has begun with 11 members of staff amid plans to close the Giant Screen Cinema at the Eastside venue

Birmingham MPs unite to demand HS2 college in the city

CGI of the planned HS2 rail line
The MPs, eight Labour, one Conservative and one Lib Dem have all signed the letter in which they argue Birmingham is the only logical place for the college

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak appearing at National Entrepreneurs Convention in Birmingham

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. Picture: Michael Bulbenko
Mr Wozniak, who built the first Macintosh computer in a garage, alongside his friend Steve Jobs, is appearing at the National Entrepreneurs Convention

AFH Financial acquires Hindsight Financial Services

Alan Hudson, AFH Financial
Worcestershire wealth management firm continues acquisition trail with latest buyout

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Alan Hudson, AFH Financial

AFH Financial acquires Hindsight Financial Services

Worcestershire wealth management firm continues acquisition trail with latest buyout

City TV collapsed owing creditors £170,000

Former councillor Alan Rudge has been left £25,000 out of pocket by the collapse of City TV
Failed TV firm ran up debts over several years had even begun broadcasting following successful bid to win local TV licence

Stuart Wallace: Fiscal change on the Scottish horizon

Whatever the outcome of the Scottish independence referendum, fiscal change is coming north of the border, argues Stuart Wallace

David Bailey: However Scotland votes, regional devolution should be back on agenda

Regardless of which way the vote falls, the debate of regional devolution must be placed firmly back on the agenda, argues David Bailey.

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

Karen Palmer with Meridian partner Philip Harrison

Practice manager joins Meridian Private Client

Karen Palmer joins after more than 30 years as a personal assistant of which 15 years were spent in the legal sector at Wragge & Co

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. Picture: Michael Bulbenko

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak appearing at National Entrepreneurs Convention in Birmingham

Mr Wozniak, who built the first Macintosh computer in a garage, alongside his friend Steve Jobs, is appearing at the National Entrepreneurs Convention

Alan Hudson, AFH Financial

AFH Financial acquires Hindsight Financial Services

Worcestershire wealth management firm continues acquisition trail with latest buyout

Videos & Photos

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

Peaky Blinders

Peaky Blinders exhibition at Library of Birmingham ahead of second series

In This Week's Paper

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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