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More Canals Than Venice film about Birmingham shortlisted for Royal Television Society Award

It covers everything from the invention of plastic to lawn tennis and the Industrial Revolution to the founding of the Football League

Once Byten's Paul McKenna app tops iTunes chart

Screen grab of iTunes chart with Once Byten's Paul McKenna app in top spot
Birmingham-based agency achieves success with weight-loss app design for well-known hypnotherapist

Local TV licence bidder for Birmingham rejected by Ofcom

Regulator throws out bid despite receiving backing from administrators of failed licence holder BLTV

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Steve Rainbow

More Canals Than Venice film about Birmingham shortlisted for Royal Television Society Award

It covers everything from the invention of plastic to lawn tennis and the Industrial Revolution to the founding of the Football League

Screen grab of iTunes chart with Once Byten's Paul McKenna app in top spot

Once Byten's Paul McKenna app tops iTunes chart

Birmingham-based agency achieves success with weight-loss app design for well-known hypnotherapist

Local TV licence bidder for Birmingham rejected by Ofcom

Regulator throws out bid despite receiving backing from administrators of failed licence holder BLTV

Steven Knight, the creator of Peaky Blinders, wants to create a new TV studio in Birmingham

Peaky Blinders writer Steven Knight wants to create new TV studio

Creator keen to see film-making revolution in the city as the area is 'woefully under-utilised' in TV drama

Artwork from a new game being designed by Edge Case Games which has received a £200,000 investment from Mercia Fund Management

Mercia Fund Management makes £200k investment in Edge Case Games

Tech investor completes latest funding deal to support company's move into free-to-play games

Joe Godwin, who takes over as director of the BBC Academy in January

BBC Academy appoints children's director to lead training hub

Joe Godwin to take on key role spearheading the corporation's in-house academy at The Mailbox

Actress and writer Meera Syall

Major survey launched to discover how we enjoy arts and culture

Actress Meera Syall MBE is backing the survey

'Suicide app' could help those at risk of self harm

A mobile phone app is set to be launched in a bid to stop troubled people from committing suicide thanks to work by the universities of Aston and Warwick.

Wedgwood Collection which has been saved from auction

Wedgwood Collection saved after administrators strike rescue deal

National charity Art Fund has raised more than £15m to prevent the collection going to auction and possibly being broken up

Regional business news website TheBusinessDesk.com calls in administrators

Bosses of the business website, which operates in Yorkshire, the North West and West Midlands. say the jobs of all 14 staff will be protected

Catherine Shelley, Innovation Birmingham's Climate KIC programme development and delivery officer

Innovation Birmingham hosts hunt for UK clean-tech talent

Trio of green technology companies will move forward to European final in a bid to share in £13,000 prize pot

New recruits at the Birmingham office of PR firm Grayling, Emma Hall (left) and Dani Millward

Grayling strengthens Birmingham team

New recruits join Newhall Street-based agency to boosts its PR and digital accounts for clients such as Deloitte and Marks & Spencer

From left: James Wong, managing director of Chung Ying Group, Woon Wing Yip OBE, project participant and chairman of Wing Yip Superstores and WaiLo Li, project participant and founder of Project TOM

Chinese heritage project archived at Library of Birmingham

Fifteen months of work comes to fruition with permanent archive at city library

Sweta Pathak, the new deputy creative director at RBH

Sweta Pathak joins RBH agency as deputy creative director

With 18 years of UK and international experience Ms Pathak joins RBH to work with creative director Mike Kalin

Jonathan Ross meets fans at the 2010 Birmingham International Comic Show at Millennium Point

Birmingham Comics Festival set to delight fans

The event will take place next April and is expected to attract thousands of fans, artists and high-profile guests

Brum From Above: Picture 6

Brum From Above round three: How well do you know Birmingham's landmarks?

We have upped our game – there are one or two more obscure buildings in there and some landmarks you might not recognise

Conservative Party Conference

Tory Conference to host 300 fringe events

Creative industries, regional devolution and manufacturing among the key themes to be covered during substantial fringe programme

Millennium Point in Birmingham, home to the Thinktank.

Youngsters to attend digital skills event at Birmingham's Thinktank science museum

Initiative is brainchild of the charity UpRising, one of the top youth leadership development organisations in the country

Sir Chris Hoy at The Cycle Show 2012 at The NEC

Cycle Show at the NEC: Five things to see and do

See a selection of what's on offer at The Cycle Show 2014 which once again returns to the National Exhibition Centre in Solihull

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. Picture: Michael Bulbenko

Apple founder Steve Wozniak: Entrepreneurs are leading the way in digital age

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

Videos & Photos

Plans for 1,000 Birmingham city centre homes at Exchange Square

The interior of the Red Lion pub on Soho Road, Handsworth. The pictures were taken by former Birmingham City Council Cabinet member for Leisure, Sport and Culture, Martin Mullaney, in 1995.

Red Lion pub owner: we have looked after up-for-sale architectural gem

The Library of Birmingham

RIBA Stirling Prize: Library of Birmingham misses out on award

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