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Steven Knight in Birmingham, 2014

Peaky Blinders founder: This is why Channel 4 should come to Birmingham

The Hollywood director, who is set to open a major film studio in the city, said he was happy to spell out to the publicly-funded broadcaster why it should join him here

BBC Three starts recruiting in Birmingham ahead of move

Corporation launches training and apprenticeship initiative in the city as part of move by online-only channel

The team of directors at Voiceboxx: The Agency (from left): Lara Page, Steve Brookes, James Hobday, Emma Davies and Dave Betts

Creative agencies in acquisition deal

Voiceboxx has bought out WM Creative as part of wider expansion plans

These are the reasons why Birmingham is the answer for Channel 4

Our agenda editor gives his view why the edgy broadcaster could find a good home in the West Midlands

Channel 4 HQ in Westminster

Calls for Channel 4 to move to Birmingham with relocation on the cards

Culture Secretary Karen Bradley has announced she will look into moving the broadcaster out of London

Oculus by Tim Cornbill

Birmingham photographer wins global awards

Tim Cornbill takes home double prize at Sony World Photography Awards for his photo taken in Berlin

The Cube at dawn from Alpha Tower

See stunning new pictures of Birmingham's rapidly changing skyline

Series of beautiful pictures taken from Alpha Tower show sun rising over Birmingham at dawn

Who will join 2016 champion Abby Corfan on the list of BYPY winners?

BYPY 2017 finalists unveiled

Shortlist announced for annual celebration of young talent in Birmingham's professional services community

Andy Skinner, founder of ASAP PR (left), with former Birmingham Mail editor Steve Dyson

PR agency appoints ex-Mail editor

Steve Dyson becomes associate director at Warwickshire-based agency ASAP

Nick Holzherr is behind new HR app Air

Apprentice finalist gets air with new app

Birmingham-based entrepreneur is aiming to help small companies manage their HR operations better with new app

Ian Barnes is the new chairman of BPS Birmingham

BPS Birmingham appoints new chairman

Networking group recruits tax partner from Deloitte to lead organisation for the next two years

Solihull MP Julian Knight with a traditional British passport

MPs condemn the BBC's 'unfair' and 'pessimistic' coverage of Brexit

Black Country MP Tom Watson demands that Theresa May speak out to defend the BBC, after a group of 72 MPs attack its Brexit coverage

The Electric Cinema

The Electric calls for halt to advertising hoarding plan

Owner of historic cinema says lamp post is already impeding views and wants council to drop plans to attach a new ad board     

West Midlands Mayor candidate Andy Street will 'turn over every stone' to bring Channel 4 to Birmingham

There have been rumours for several months that the TV station is being put under Government pressure to relocate from London.

Tech start-up firms working in the Labs by London Midland hub at iCentrum in Birmingham

London Midland backs tech firms to boost train journeys

Rail operator is supporting ten start-up companies to create new technology products which will improve passengers' journeys

Birmingham Hippodrome is expected to host a new dance hub

£5m backing to create new Birmingham Dance Hub

Arts Council England throws support behind three-year project to create new dance academy and performance space in the city centre

Channel 4's Extremely British Muslims lifts lid on life as a Muslim in Birmingham

New documentary series was filmed over a year at Birmingham Central Mosque

Expansion of Symphony Hall features in £392 million boost for Midlands jobs

Chancellor Philip Hammond is announcing a huge boost for jobs and the economy in the Midlands

From left: One Black Bear's co-founder Richard Elwell with new team members account director Matt Jones, PR director Bron Eames and PR and social media executive Ben Baker-Hollyhead

One Black Bear boosts PR offering

Digbeth-based agency is has added three new faces to its PR team following recent new client wins

Alex Lester will be the new BBC WM breakfast host from March 20, 2017

Who is Alex Lester, BBC WM's new breakfast presenter?

Walsall's Alex Lester spent 30 years working for Radio 2 - now he's returning home to where it all began

Videos & Photos

Steven Knight in Birmingham, 2014

Peaky Blinders founder: This is why Channel 4 should come to Birmingham

St Andrew's

How much is St Andrew's worth? This is what Birmingham International Holdings report says

Why the north cannot be the answer for Channel 4

In This Week's Paper


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