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The City of Colours festival will make a second outing next year and expand from one day to two

City of Colours street art festival set to double next year

Organiser Becci Wright to host street art festival over two days due to visitor demand for expansion of the event in Digbeth

£3,000 raised for Birmingham Big Art Project

From left: Glyn Pitchford and Dominga Devitt, chairman and honorary secretary of the Birmingham Big Art Project, Tim Watts of Pertemps and William Wong, of Chung Ying Central restaurant attend the Chung Ying Walk to raise funds for the art project
Charity walk held to coincide with the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival to bring in cash for major art commission

Pictures: Inside Newman Brothers Coffin Fitting Works

Fifteen-year restoration programme nears completion ahead of grand opening as museum next month

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The City of Colours festival will make a second outing next year and expand from one day to two

City of Colours street art festival set to double next year

Organiser Becci Wright to host street art festival over two days due to visitor demand for expansion of the event in Digbeth

From left: Glyn Pitchford and Dominga Devitt, chairman and honorary secretary of the Birmingham Big Art Project, Tim Watts of Pertemps and William Wong, of Chung Ying Central restaurant attend the Chung Ying Walk to raise funds for the art project

£3,000 raised for Birmingham Big Art Project

Charity walk held to coincide with the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival to bring in cash for major art commission

Pictures: Inside Newman Brothers Coffin Fitting Works

Fifteen-year restoration programme nears completion ahead of grand opening as museum next month

Birmingham City TV

Ofcom issues local TV warning after City TV Birmingham collapse

There are only six local TV franchises currently broadcasting - and Birmingham's has collapsed

CBSO Youth orchestra which benefits from support programmes run by the orchestra

CBSO opens new season amid £1m fundraising plea

Symphony orchestra in battle to raise huge amount of money after facing budget cuts of 24 per cent since 2010

Clevercherry recruited for Millbank brief

Jewellery Quarter creative agency secures latest tender to help North West recruitment agency increase profile

CGI of the iCentrum building which will go before city planners this week

Birmingham Science Park's iCentrum plan poised for green light

City councillors recommended to approve £7.5m development next to Aston University which will be home to 400 roles in tech sector

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. Picture: Michael Bulbenko

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak appearing at National Entrepreneurs Convention in Birmingham

Mr Wozniak, who built the first Macintosh computer in a garage, alongside his friend Steve Jobs, is appearing at the National Entrepreneurs Convention

The John Baskerville sculpture in Birmingham

Birmingham City University typography talks for design enthusiasts

Birmingham has a strong connection to type as the birthplace of 18th-century typographer and industrialist, John Baskerville

Former councillor Alan Rudge has been left £25,000 out of pocket by the collapse of City TV

City TV collapsed owing creditors £170,000

Failed TV firm ran up debts over several years had even begun broadcasting following successful bid to win local TV licence

Portrait of Sir Benjamin Stone

Sir Benjamin Stone exhibition gives snapshot of Brazil's history

Pioneering photographer's voyage to Brazil more than a century ago is being used as a catalyst to boost trade between the country and  Birmingham

Peaky Blinders

Peaky Blinders exhibition at Library of Birmingham ahead of second series

Costumes from the first series, photos from the set of series two and props from the epic Birmingham-set gangster drama will be on show in the reception area

Aston Martin DB5 replica auctioned for Goldfinger 50th anniversary

Unique third-scale replica created to mark half-century since Sean Connery film - the first James Bond movie to feature famous brand

Radu Judele, founder of ScoPerks which is aiming to gain a foothold in the price comparison website sector

Tech entrepreneur launches ScoPerks price comparison website

Innovation Birmingham Campus-based start-up aims to tackle price comparison sector with new loyalty reward website

Ian Whiting, founder and managing director of Titania (left), with Jon Ewings, international business banking manager at HSBC

Cyber security firm Titania acquires new premises

HSBC backs Worcestershire tech firm to buy new HQ to cope with staff expansion

Creative England offers £50k grant for developers to build next generation of PlayStation games

West Midlands firms invited to apply for funding stream to create games for trio of PlayStation models

A new screen being hoisted into the cinema at Millennium Point in 2011

Giant Screen Cinema at Millennium Point set to close

Consultation process has begun following a full review as cinema screen has not come close to breaking even

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

Pictures: Digbeth prepares for City of Colours

Latest additions to festival as organisers await the first large-scale street art festival to be held in Birmingham

Colmore Plaza, which will be the new home of Vodafone staff in Birmingham city centre

Tech hub plans as Vodafone makes move to Colmore Plaza

Telecoms giant confirms office relocation for almost 200 staff amid proposals to launch a new technology hub in the city

Adrian Wheeler

Liquid PR takes on Adrian Wheeler as non-exec director

Mr Wheeler is also non-executive director at London Communications Agency and Firefly

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New Street Station: new images show completed roof work

The City of Colours festival will make a second outing next year and expand from one day to two

City of Colours street art festival set to double next year

Pictures: Inside Newman Brothers Coffin Fitting Works

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