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Up & Running on track for new Birmingham store

National chain is relocating its city centre shop to new home in Colmore Business District

A national restaurant chain is eyeing the former Ted Baker store in New Street

Former Ted Baker store to become new restaurant

Unnamed national restaurant chain is eyeing New Street unit which has attracted 'no serious interest' from retailers since fashion chain moved out

Segundo de Chomón

The Grand Hotel becomes a cinema for Flatpack 2017

The Grosvenor Suite returns and other highlights of the 11th Flatpack Film Festival

Communities Secretary Sajid Javid

Controversial business rate changes will boost Midlands economy, insists Sajid Javid

Local Government Secretary Sajid Javid insists tax changes will benefit Midlands employers as Government faces rebellion over impact on the south

Quayside Tower, in Broad Street

Opinion: Birmingham's hidden sculptures

Mary Keating, from campaign group Brutiful Birmingham, is encouraging people to stay and take a good look at Birmingham's hidden architecture

Bistrot Pierre's Birmingham restaurant will be joined by more venues in the region

Bistrot Pierre to create 100 jobs with new restaurant launches

French chain which opened in Birmingham last summer is planning further expansion in the West Midlands with two new venues

Tata Steel invests £4m in Black Country factory

Steel group has created new high-tech robotic welding line at its service centre in Wednesfield

CGI of One Axis Square which has received the green light

Birmingham's backing for Axis Square redevelopment

New office block and a public square next to the Mailbox are warmly welcomed by city council's planning committee

The Manchester branch of Gaucho

Gaucho announces opening date for city centre restaurant - and here's what to expect

The much-anticipated opening of high-end steak restaurant Gaucho in Birmingham is nearly here

Designer fashion store Flannels opens in Solihull today

It will stock women's, men's and children's luxury clothing, footwear and accessories

Aldi

Aldi Great Barr store plan rejected

The company was told that its plans for the site next to the Asda store on Queslett Road would add to the already bad traffic in the area and lead to the loss of woodland.

Pieminister is coming to Birmingham

Pieminister is opening a restaurant in Birmingham

The new Pieminister eatery will be opening in Waterloo Street  in the city centre

Barry Henley is not a fan of Birmingham's 20th century architecture like Central Library

Opinion: Don't call me a philistine

Planning committee member Coun Barry Henley defends his stance on Birmingham's mid-20th century architecture - something he's not a fan of

Revolucion de Cuba on Facebook

A Cuban cocktail bar and cantina is opening in Birmingham

The revolution is coming!  Revolucion de Cuba bar and cantina will open on Temple Street in the city centre

A series of buildings on Brindleyplace have been sold

Brindleyplace properties sold in £260m deal

Part of the HSBC group acquires a portfolio of buildings on estate off Broad Street

The former Jimmy Spices is set to become a Revolution bar

Bar chain Revolution to open new Solihull venue

Group which was founded 20 years is looking to add to its portfolio of sites across the Midlands

BAM wins brief to develop second Paradise building

Construction group behind Beorma Quarter and Three Snowhill will lead development of Two Chamberlain Square

Inside The Ivy restaurant on West Street, London

London celebrity haunt The Ivy plans to open restaurant in Birmingham

Acclaimed The Ivy restaurant have confirmed plans to launch new eatery in the city

A promotional picture of Lego Factory at the Legoland Discovery Centre in Manchester

Killjoy residents want Birmingham's Legoland stopped - because of sound of happy children

Apartment block's representative says noise from crowds of children going to new Lego centre at Barclaycard Arena  will upset residents

Why Stirchley protesters don't want Lidl store

Protests as residents call on budget supermarket chain to think over its plan for Stirchley store

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A national restaurant chain is eyeing the former Ted Baker store in New Street

Former Ted Baker store to become new restaurant

Segundo de Chomón

The Grand Hotel becomes a cinema for Flatpack 2017

BBC Travel: This is why the BBC has closed its traffic and travel site

In This Week's Paper

Journalists

Graeme Brown
Editor (Agenda and Business)
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Tamlyn Jones
Business Reporter
Neil Elkes
Local Government Correspondent
Emma McKinney
Education Correspondent
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor