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Innovation Birmingham recruits six more companies to business programme

Sextet will undergo mentoring and support sessions as part of initiative aimed at growing tech companies

Birmingham Opera Company designs receive international showcase

Birmingham Opera Comany - Mittwoch Aus Licht
Brace of theatre designs on show in Prague before moving to the V&A in London later this month for a six-month run

BBC chief Peter Salmon outlines expansion plans - for the North

Peter Salmon, director of BBC England
Vision portrayed by head of BBC England contrasts sharply with his thoughts on the West Midlands made a few weeks ago in the Post

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Innovation Birmingham recruits six more companies to business programme

Sextet will undergo mentoring and support sessions as part of initiative aimed at growing tech companies

Birmingham Opera Comany - Mittwoch Aus Licht

Birmingham Opera Company designs receive international showcase

Brace of theatre designs on show in Prague before moving to the V&A in London later this month for a six-month run

Peter Salmon, director of BBC England

BBC chief Peter Salmon outlines expansion plans - for the North

Vision portrayed by head of BBC England contrasts sharply with his thoughts on the West Midlands made a few weeks ago in the Post

Channel 4 HQ in Westminster

Channel 4 to Birmingham: An idea so out there it might just work

Birmingham should be making television that the world wants to see, says Graeme Brown

Channel 4 could move to Birmingham

Future of state-owned broadcaster is being debated by ministers

Mr Samuel Galton, The Younger (1753-1823).

How Birmingham cashed in on the Napoleonic Wars

A new book has revealed the controversial story behind the Birmingham family which provided the pistols, cannons and muskets so necessary in defeating Napoleon at Waterloo.

Birmingham Central Exchange in Newhall Street in 1922

How a city answered the call when the time came

  • BT

Birmingham's BT Tower looms large over the city - but its roots run even deeper. Enda Mullen speaks to the telecom firm's head of archives, David Hay, about why it is so connected to the city.

Pebble Mill studios in Edgbaston closed in 2004

Why didn't we shout up when they started dismantling our BBC?

Is the BBC's gradual exit from the West Midlands partially our own doing, asks Neil Elkes

The BBC's Broadcasting House in London

Government makes charter renewal pledge after MPs hit out at BBC Midland spend

More than 20 MPs turned out at a special debate in Parliament over BBC spending levels in the Midlands and the East

New faces at Top Banana (from left): Head of marketing communications Rebecca Jeavons, head of venues Sam Dyus, office manager Liza Carrington, junior motion graphics designer Ed Waldron and account executive Jessica Bond

New recruits bolster Top Banana

Black Country event and communication agency add six new faces to team including first ever head of marketing communications

Anita Champaneri, Mike Ward, Gavin Wade and Glyn Pitchford celebrate Gateley's £20,000 donation to the Birmingham Big Art Project

Gateley donates £20,000 to Birmingham Big Art Project

Michael Ward, chief executive of Gateley, said the donation was the firm's first CSR initiative since it floated on the London Stock Exchange in June

BBC's studios and shop in The Mailbox in Birmingham null

Live blog: Parliament debate on BBC investment in the Midlands

The Post's campaign for a fair share of BBC spending in the Midlands has reached the House of Commons, with MPs debating the future for the broadcaster in the region

Day in Parliament is just the start for BBC Midlands campaign

The debate featuring Midlands MPs on the future of BBC in London is just one aspect of the fight for a fairer deal

The BBC's Broadcasting House in London

BBC promises Midlands spending increase to £125m

Corporation announces plans to boost investment in the region and follows recent news of shifting HR function The Mailbox

Grand Gallery Reception at Fazeley Studios

Creative Industries Federation roadshow comes to Birmingham

Roadshow will be at Fazeley Studios next week for event focusing business opportunities in the creative sector

BBC's studios and shop in The Mailbox in Birmingham

Midlands should be top of the agenda at BBC charter debates, MP claims

Solihull MP Julian Knight demands the state broadcaster starts to listen to the region ahead of a special debate on BBC investment

Alpesh Chauhan, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Alpesh Chauhan to stay at CBSO as search continues for new music director

The young Birmingham conductor will continue as assistant conductor after contract was extended

Richard Burden

MPs demand BBC tackles inequality in Midlands ahead of Parliament debate

Politicians from the East and West Midlands have vowed to hold the state broadcaster to task over investment levels in the region being far lower than the rest of the UK

The former Birmingham Municipal Savings Bank on Broad Street

Hidden Spaces exhibition launches at former Municipal Bank

Event welcomes 150 to bank building Broad Street as free exhibition runs all this week's featuring photos of Birmingham's rich architectural heritage

British Library joins Library of Birmingham for cultural partnership

Special project will mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare with initiative designed to help support the cash-strapped library

Videos & Photos

Entrance view of completed hospital

CircleHealth's private hospital plan for Pebble Mill site

A move by traders from the Birmingham Wholesale Markets site is a step closer

Birmingham Wholesale Markets vision a step nearer

Peter Salmon, director of BBC England

BBC chief Peter Salmon outlines expansion plans - for the North

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Business Reporter
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