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CGI of the new retirement village in Shirley

Demolition to start on Madin's Powergen building

Bulldozers to move in soon to start work on major regeneration project to create retirement village and housing

Major housing plan unveiled at Birmingham hospital site

City Hospital will be replaced by up to 750 new homes but doubt still hangs over the future of historic Archway of Tears building

Revealed: How new £1m Alpha Works project will look

Developers showcase new designs for co-working space aimed at Birmingham's growing start-up and small business community

David Hillan, Practice Leader, Grant Thornton; Bob Sleigh, OBE, Guest Speaker and Chairman, West Midlands Combined Authority.

Grant Thornton gathering sets sights on a more vibrant regional economy

Leaders and influencers gathered at Grant Thornton's West Midlands Inquiry to discuss how to work together for a greater West Midlands

Thai Edge restaurant in Birmingham's Brindleyplace has closed

Birmingham city centre restaurant shuts its doors

Another blow for Merry Hill with Early Learning Centre to close

Children's store is latest name to close its operation at Black Country retail hub

Plans lodged for new Birmingham office tower

New plans have been submitted to build a 15-storey office block on the site of the old Birmingham Post & Mail newspaper offices

Councillor John Clancy, Lord Willetts, Alan Wenban-Smith.

Lunar Society annual dinner in its 250th anniversary year

The Lunar Society celebrated their 250th Anniversary at Warwickshire County Cricket Ground

Owners of Lasan restaurant to open new eatery in city centre

Aktar Islam plans to open upmarket pizza place Izza! at Bullring

CGI of Left Bank project

Broad Street apartment block set to be Birmingham's tallest after securing planning approval

Planning committee backs Left Bank development despite concerns over lack of parking for residents

Plans for North Worcestershire Golf Club have gone back to the drawing board

Northfield plan to build 1,000 homes goes back to drawing board

Bloor Homes withdraws application after city council planning officers recommended it be thrown out

Staff from 2 Sisters Food Group protest outside its offices in Birmingham

Strike threat at 2 Sisters Food Group

Supermarkets could be hit as staff unhappy at new management 'dictatorship'

Boots in Birmingham

Hundreds of jobs at risk as Boots axes in-store photo labs

The pharmacy and beauty retailer made the decision amid a decline in traditional photo printing

Concept sketch of new apartment complex called Kent Street Baths

£100m Birmingham city centre apartment scheme unveiled

Camborne Land Investments secures site off the A38 to develop a new build-to-rent project

Range Rover Velar

Range Rover officially unveils new Velar

Luxury car manufacturer shows off brand new car which will be built at Solihull plant

Business growth in Birmingham and Solihull outperforms rivals

New data from Office for National Statistics show upward curve for Greater Birmingham and Solihull areas

An artist's impression of the proposed Tesco store in Hazelwell Lane, Stirchley

Tesco DROPS plans for giant Stirchley store - as Lidl moves in

Fury as 16-year saga ends with firm walking away

Range Rover confirms new Velar will be made in Solihull

Fourth member of the Range Rover family is officially unveiled today as manufacturer says West Midlands plant will exclusively build the new luxury SUV

Members of the Unite trade union strike outside Fujitsu's offices on Birmingham Business Park in Solihull

Fujitsu workers on strike

Workers at IT giant at Birmingham Business Park go on strike after bosses revealed plans to offshore jobs to low-cost countries

Louise Brooke-Smith

Edgbaston property consultancy acquired by Arcadis

Agency will join global group and spearhead a newly launched service aimed at improving quality of life for clients and communities

Videos & Photos

Edgbaston restaurant COMiDA suddenly closed down

CGI of plans for a new housing estate off Bristol Street

Major Birmingham housing estate plans unveiled

Marco Pierre White rooftop bar terrace

Birmingham has the best rooftop bar in the UK

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Graeme Brown
Editor (Agenda and Business)
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Business Reporter
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Ben Hurst
News Editor
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Political Editor