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Moseley Folk Festival

Moseley Folk Festival proves a musical delight

A look back as one of the region's most popular music events returns for another year

Peaky Blinders creator to offer tips to budding Birmingham TV drama producers

Creative Skillset and the BBC Academy are running the ‘Get Your Next Job in TV Drama’ day of panels, networking and training sessions

Birmingham Literature Festival to return with ten-day library takeover

Library of Birmingham
Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales will be given a modern-day update and re-told on Chaucer Night

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Moseley Folk Festival

Moseley Folk Festival proves a musical delight

A look back as one of the region's most popular music events returns for another year

Peaky Blinders creator to offer tips to budding Birmingham TV drama producers

Creative Skillset and the BBC Academy are running the ‘Get Your Next Job in TV Drama’ day of panels, networking and training sessions

Library of Birmingham

Birmingham Literature Festival to return with ten-day library takeover

Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales will be given a modern-day update and re-told on Chaucer Night

The Jam House

Birmingham's Jam House celebrates 15 years and a million music lovers

The Georgian venue has seen more than 2,000 acts perform, including the likes of Hot Chocolate and soul singer Beverley Knight

Vanley Burke's flat. Picture: Vanley Burke

£17,000 appeal to move Birmingham photographer Vanley Burke's flat to Ikon Gallery

The renowned photographer was born in Jamaica in 1951 but has lived in Birmingham since 1965

Artworks by Imbue

Artist Imbue - The Banksy of Brighton - to exhibit works at Custard Factory

Imbue creates street art and stickers, stencils and posters, which often appear overnight

Robert Wenley (deputy director) and John van Boolen (curatorial technician) manoeuvre the Picasso painting

Pictures: Barber Institute of Fine Arts in Birmingham unpacks a Picasso

Going on display on Friday, August 29, Woman Sleeping in a Chair will be at the gallery until March 2015

David Maclean, who runs Packt Publishing - one of the firms taking part in Birmingham's first OpenCo

OpenCo heads to Birmingham as creatives reveal secrets of their success

Tech businesses will open their doors for a day to discuss their ventures in a bid to make Birmingham more collaborative

City of Colours Wall by N4T4, Philth, Mila K and AsOne

Birmingham to become City of Colours

Digbeth to welcome more than 140 artists as it plays host to city's first large-scale festival of street art next weekend

Picasso's Woman Sleeping in a Chair updated

Major coup for Birmingham as Picasso painting to go on display at Barber Institute

Painted in 1927, the picture has come from Japan and is believed to be the first major painting by the controversial Cubist ever to have gone on public exhibition in the city

Chinese tour for Birmingham Big Art Project

Latest fundraising event will explore the city's Chinese heritage and take in three restaurants

The Filthy Luker paintbrush on the top of the Selfridges building

Giant paintbrush added to Birmingham skyline ahead of City of Colours Festival

The artwork forms part of the 2014 City Of Colours Festival taking place in the city on September 6

New Jask recruits; Debbie Clifton, Dave Potts. Front Row (L-R): Kevin Thompson, Haider Ismail, James Davison, Kristen Voisey

Solihull marketing agency Jask takes on six new roles

Firm takes on six new staff to meet growth demands during the first half of the year after recent client wins

Selfridges' famous window displays arrive in the Bullring

Selfridges' famous window displays come to Bullring

The favourite with tourists in the capital have been been launched in Birmingham as part of £20m revamp

The Custard Factory

Creative Industry Finance scheme to support region's creative businesses

Official statistics show the creative industries are worth £71.4 billion per year to the UK economy

The Assay Office in Birmingham

Birmingham's Assay Office gets £70,000 grant to create digital archive

Its mark – an anchor – has already been struck on over 125 million articles in the first 14 years of the 21st century

Birmingham Royal Ballet's Aladdin

Birmingham Royal Ballet takes on new communications director

Ms Larson started in the role at BRB on August 11, 2014

Artist Tom Ellis with one of his creations

Curious Oddities finds recipe for success

Artist and sculptor Tom Ellis now counts Warwick Castle, cinemas and media companies among his clients

Deborah Fennell from Blythe Valley Park with Richard Grimes from Wireless Infrastructure Group

Wireless Infrastructure Group expands to larger Midland office

Wireless Infrastructure Group (WIG) develops, owns and manages communications infrastructure on a wholesale basis that can be used by multiple wireless operators at the same time

David Maclean, who runs Packt Publishing

Jewellery Quarter-based online publishing firm plans to double through 'Netflix route'

Packt Publishing, based in Livery Street in the Jewellery Quarter, plans to double in size in the next three years as part of a new strategy to tackle online piracy

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The new Land Rover Discovery Sport

Land Rover unveils new Discovery Sport

Moseley Folk Festival

Moseley Folk Festival proves a musical delight

Ian Callum, Jaguar Cars' director of design with the redesigned and re-engineered Mark 2 by Callum

Ian Callum and Classic Motor Cars redesign Mark 2 Jaguar

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