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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

Adrian Goldberg on July 1, 2014 - the day he announced he would be leaving his then BBC WM 9am-noon show after the summer.

Birmingham radio host quits and is replaced by former Radio 2 DJ

Adrian Goldberg announces his latest departure from BBC WM live on air

Former Birmingham Post journalist Mike Ward with his then young children Olivia and Henry

Former Birmingham Post sports writer dies aged 65

Mike Ward covered West Bromwich Albion and tennis after making the West Midlands his home following departure from native Rhodesia

Cleantech for Acceleration 2016 cohort at Innovation Birmingham

New grants for Birmingham energy companies

Investment programme which helps start-up companies in Birmingham move to the next stage has opened for applications

BBC Travel: This is why the BBC has closed its traffic and travel site

The broadcaster shut down the site this month as part of a plan to save £15 million

University of Birmingham has developed a new app to test rail journey quality

New app developed in Birmingham to measure train ride comfort

University of Birmingham scientists have designed an app which they say allows passengers to measure the quality of their rail journeys

Mike Bandar (left) and James Vardy, co-founders of Hopper

Birmingham tech firm launches Instagram scheduling app

Hopper expands its product portfolio following success of desktop device which allows Instagram users to schedule posts

Maria Balshaw is the new director of Tate Galleries

Former University of Birmingham lecturer named Tate director

Maria Balshaw will succeed Sir Nicholas Serota in June after spending over a decade with Whitworth Art Gallery in Manchester

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We don't want tiny 'Colditz' type flats in Birmingham, say city planners

Simon Green, Aviva; Stephen Malley, UK Head of Construction, DLA Piper; Chris Urwin, Aviva.

Aviva Investors tell DLA Piper's breakfast club why they're investing in Birmingham

Rush UK trampoline jumpers

Trampoline park rejected on health and safety grounds - but it's not why you think

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