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A prototype London Taxi Company TX5 unveiled in London

London taxi factory hailed as one of the 'great British comebacks'

A whopping 5,000 vehicles a year are set to be produced by 2019

PHS has opened its new recycling plant in West Bromwich

This new Black Country factory turns sanitary towels into fuel

Patented process is aiming to prevent millions of hygiene products such as tampons and nappies ending up in landfill where they take up to 500 years to decompose

From left: Coun Izzi Seccombe from WMCA, Jon Robinson and Henry Bellfield, both from Barberry, and Nick Oakley from Finance Birmingham at the old Tucker Fasteners site in Perry Barr

£3m backing for old Tucker Fasteners regeneration

West Midlands Combined Authority throws support behind redevelopment of old factory site in Perry Barr

Graphic shows location of UK Central and some of its key neighbours

New UK Central 'Hub' to create 77,500 jobs

New 20-year masterplan outlines grand vision for area surrounding new HS2 station in Solihull including homes and commercial space

10,000 jobs to be created at Peddimore industrial site

The city's next major development site to be marketed at MIPIM property conference in Cannes this week

Jaguar Land Rover

Work starts on JLR's £200 million design and engineering centre

The new campus at Gaydon will become lone of the world's leading automotive design centres

Grenade co-founders Alan and Juliet Barratt have completed another private equity deal

Grenade seals second private equity deal

Sports nutrition firm founded in 2010 has been valued at £72 million after securing new financial injection from Lion Capital

Staff from 2 Sisters Food Group protest outside its offices in Birmingham

Strike threat at 2 Sisters Food Group

Supermarkets could be hit as staff unhappy at new management 'dictatorship'

Range Rover Velar

Range Rover officially unveils new Velar

Luxury car manufacturer shows off brand new car which will be built at Solihull plant

Range Rover confirms new Velar will be made in Solihull

Fourth member of the Range Rover family is officially unveiled today as manufacturer says West Midlands plant will exclusively build the new luxury SUV

Aston Martin stays ambitious despite massive losses

Luxury car manufacturer plans to release a new model every nine months as it battles to turn around £162m loss

Martin Coats and Lorraine Holmes, from the Manufacturing Growth Programme

New £10m fund launched for manufacturers

Pot aims to fill the void left by the Manufacturing Advisory Service which closed in 2015

Revealed: First look at new Range Rover

Jaguar Land Rover gives a glimpse of latest addition to the Range Rover family ahead of big unveiling next week

Tata Steel invests £4m in Black Country factory

Steel group has created new high-tech robotic welding line at its service centre in Wednesfield

Judges of the 2017 Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce Awards (from left): Mark Smith, Victoria Lineton, Russell Jeans, Axel Wittenberg and Alan Gilmour

Greater Birmingham Chamber awards shortlist unveiled

Did your company make it into the final across the seven award categories?

Peugeot 308

Peugeot Citroen looks to take over GM Europe?

Professor David Bailey on PSA Group holding advanced talks with General Motors about buying its European division

Jaguar F-Pace

Jaguar Land Rover in row over adverts funding extremism

Luxury car maker is one of several big names which unknowingly had ads appearing alongside extremist videos

Jim Ratcliffe, the founder and chairman of Ineos

Billionaire plans new vehicle inspired by Land Rover Defender

Jim Ratcliffe claims the car will be a "major improvement" on previous incarnations of the famous model

Black Country jobs saved with £100m rescue deal

Tata Steel sells speciality steels division after launching hunt to find a buyer almost a year ago

JLR site in Lode Lane Solihull exclusive

Jaguar Land Rover heist: How gang stole £3m of engines in SIX MINUTES

Sources reveal how gang returned to Lode Lane factory to steal more parts

Videos & Photos

CGI of plans for a new housing estate off Bristol Street

Major Birmingham housing estate plans unveiled

Marco Pierre White rooftop bar terrace

Birmingham has the best rooftop bar in the UK

Yorks Cafe at Ikon Gallery opens with outdoor terrace, giant pizzas and cocktails

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