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Thomas Cook ends high street travel agency deal with Co-op

Co-operative Travel will almost entirely disappear from the high street after Thomas Cook agrees £55m deal

Environmental health inspectors were not impressed by the standards at Hotel Du Vin in Birmingham during the inspection in September 2016.

Celebrity restaurant at Hotel Du Vin Birmingham told to improve food hygiene standards "urgently"

David Beckham, Simon Cowell, West Ham United footballers among those to have stayed at hotel

Birmingham to get UK's first of a new breed of wind turbine

The energy-generating turbine is smaller, casts less of a moving shadow and makes much less noise than a traditional windmill-like turbine

Aldi strikes back with fresh plans for controversial new Birmingham store

The German supermarket has revised its designs for a shop off Queslett Road in Great Barr after suffering a setback during the summer

Smugglers Cove in Liverpool - could a sister site open in Birmingham next year?

New plans emerge for 'pirate-themed bar' opening in Birmingham

Company behind The Botanist plans to open a new bar near Broad Street

Area in red shows where new HS2 stock depot will be housed

HS2 depot site sold by St Modwen

50-acre plot in north Birmingham acquired by the Government to house a new rolling stock maintenance depot

Birmingham Airport delays warning as strike action looms

Trade union members at baggage handling and ground crew provider Swissport vote in favour of strike action

Silent Night played SEVEN storeys high on new music school roof

The performance was part of a topping out ceremony at the new £57 million Birmingham Conservatoire


Ryanair launches package holiday service and promises 'lowest prices' in UK

Dublin-based airline said holidaymakers have been overcharged for years and promised to 'transform travel industry'

British Gas and E.ON to freeze prices for winter months

The company has confirmed it will keep its standard variable tariffs on hold until at least March 2017

Former Cannock colliery site ready for £21 million industrial development

The Kingswood Lakeside scheme, set to created 425 jobs, is first to secure grant funding from the West Midlands Combined Authority

RBS in St Philip's Place, Birmingham city centre.

RBS pays £100million for catering - then staff canteen flunks hygiene test

Caterers Baxterstorey says it takes health and safety extremely seriously

Davenports to restore historic Old Tavern pub to former glory

The pub near Five Ways is to return to its original name

Tim Rayner of Browne Jacobson has joined the board of BPS Birmingham

New faces on BPS Birmingham board

Trio of directors from city's professional services community join board of directors at networking group

CGI of Dandara's plans which have received new government support

New investment to build more than 300 Birmingham apartments

Government ploughs millions into Dandara's plans for the site of the once-mooted V Building off Broad Street

West Midlands starting salaries set to rise

New research suggests those professionals looking for a new job will do so from a position of strength when it comes to negotiating salary

A new 'bierkeller' bar will open in Broad Street on December 9

Bierkeller ready to open in former Brannigans nightclub

Bar group Burning Night confirms new sports bar and traditional Bavarian bierkeller will open next week in Birmingham's Broad Street

Work will start next year to bring The Roundhouse back to life

Birmingham backs Roundhouse transformation into enterprise hub

Work will start next year on regeneration of derelict landmark building which has been vacant for a decade

Post Office staff to strike in Birmingham branches this weekend

Bosses says it's too soon to know whether services will be affected as staff walk out this weekend at two post offices

200 jobs under threat as historic Birmingham company collapses

Administrators hunt buyer for Lloyds British Testing which has been hit by overseas markets and volatility in oil and gas prices

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Birmingham to get UK's first of a new breed of wind turbine

Birmingham Airport delays warning as strike action looms

Silent Night played SEVEN storeys high on new music school roof

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