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Adrian Aston (left) and project services director Mark Bevan, from Naismiths

Brotherly hire for Naismiths in Birmingham

Commercial property consultancy expands team in the city with appointment of pair of brothers

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Brutalist Smallbrook Queensway building approved for demolition

The concrete clad Ringway centre building can now be demolished despite objections from heritage campaigners

New places to eat and shop continue to open in Grand Central

Independent fashion store closes down at Grand Central

The flagship store for Birmingham menswear company Steel and Jelly is among first to close at shopping centre since it opened

HSBC UK's new head office could house up to 2,500 people

Middle East staff eye jobs at HSBC's new Birmingham base

New UK retail arm of high street bank is attracting job applicants from around the world as relocation out of London gains 'momentum'

John Madin's Chamber of Commerce House in Edgbaston

Comment: Madin's Chamber of Commerce House still makes a statement

Built environment campaigner Mary Keating says John Madin's Chamber of Commerce House is worth preserving

New CGI of plans for One Axis Square

Next phase of Birmingham office plan to be revealed

Latest designs for Birmingham city centre regeneration will go on show next week

Qatari investors in talks with Birmingham over Smithfield and Curzon Street developments

Birmingham is ready for post-Brexit global  trade and investment following visit to Doha says council leader

Eastside masterplan in line for national award

Long-term vision to regenerate parts of Eastside and Digbeth and bring Typhoo Wharf building back to life makes shortlist

From left: Ian Pitt, Lance Turner and Patrick Downes, managing partner of Bruton Knowles, outside the consultancy's new office in Worcester

Bruton Knowles grows Midlands footprint

Property consultancy launches another office in the region to work in collaboration with its team in Birmingham

iLite will open at the Mailbox in April

Mailbox unveils latest retailer to join new-look centre

iLite will opens its second store in Birmingham in the high-end shopping mall

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Shock video shows graffiti damage to one of Birmingham's most beautiful buildings

Grade II listed Digbeth building hit by graffiti after £10 million redevelopment

The proposed new face of the Smallbrook Queensway site.

Smallbrook Queensway demolition set for go ahead

Planning chiefs expected to approve major regeneration of city centre street including one of Birmingham's tallest apartment blocks

The Doha skyline

Oil-rich Qatar next target for Birmingham trade bosses

Council leader John Clancy heading to Gulf state to woo investors ahead of a major trade conference in Birmingham in March

CGI shows a more pedestrian-friendly Colmore Row

New designs unveiled for Colmore Row makeover

More details and imagery have been released about the potential future for historic street in the heart of Birmingham's business district

Nailcote Hall Hotel has been placed on the market

Historic Nailcote Hall Hotel on sale

Owner Rick Cressman is retiring after running country club and golf course for a quarter of a century

These Victorian buildings in Harborne Road will be the new Oka and Neptune stores

Third furniture retailer eyes Calthorpe Estate

Neptune will join two other furniture brands on historic Edgbaston estate as The Village project continues to take shape

Protesters campaign outside Birmingham City Council against the planned closure of Fitness First and a bowling alley in Stirchley

Lidl called on to abandon Stirchley demolition plans

Residents are campaigning for discount supermarket chain to halt its bid to demolish the Fitness First and bowling alley to make way for new store

Work to start on Merry Hill bus station revamp

Start date announced as shopping centre's owner looks to inject new life into Black Country retail hub

Tuckers Fasteners, in Great Barr

New warehouse to create 130 jobs on former Tuckers site

Developer First Industrial has been given permission to build the 120-metre long warehouse on the former Tuckers Fasteners factory site in Perry Barr

CGI of the Beorma Quarter's 30-storey tower

Work on giant tower opposite Birmingham's Selfridges finally set to start

Demolition contractors have been appointed to enter the Beorma Quarter site and kick start the next phases of major regeneration in Digbeth

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Hayburn Rock: Richard Chapman, Daryl Chance, Stephen Perks, Brian Flint.

SDL Bigwood holds annual Charity Golf Day

Tom Watson MP, Mim Hall, Principal, Sandwell Valley School; Paul Bassi.

MP's praise for Sandwell Valley School at opening

JLR crush accident leaves victim 'unable to dance'

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