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The beach outside The Riu Palace Macao in the Dominican Republic

Flights from Birmingham to Caribbean as Thomson and First Choice expands

Flights to Punta Cana are among five routes being added by the airline in summer 2016, along with Agadir, in Morocco, Sardinia, Izmir in Turkey and Split in Croatia

Two music waves close in Great Birmingham 10k

Birmingham will play host to the Morrisons Great Birmingham 10k next month
Entries are still open for road race next month but 1980s and 90s-themed starts prove very popular with runners

From orphan to family fortunes with a little help

Ellen Eyre in 1900
Birmingham author's gran climbed social ladder with the aid of Cadbury cousins

No MG sports car in the pipeline as firm instead focuses on SUV arrival

MG's new SUV, which is set to make its debut in China as the GTS this spring
MG Motor UK's marketing chief says a sports car is still some way off but did not rule out future development

Emirates spreads wings with new Birmingham daily service

Arab carrier marks record year with new service from Birmingham Airport to Dubai as passenger numbers top half million mark
Brandasia director Jaimon George (left) with Metro's executive chef Michael Smith and general manager Karen Parris

New owner for Metro Bar and Grill

City centre bar and restaurant popular with the professional services and business community has been acquired by the owner of Asha's

New cocktail bar for Walsall town centre

CGI of Makoto Bar in Walsall town centre which is due to open next month
Bond Wolfe agrees deal with MV Leisure to open Makoto bar at the end of May

Exclusive event to celebrate the revamp of Worcestershire inn

Nick Mossop, Stephen Ballard, the Old Beams.
The official re-opening of the Old Beams, a country inn situated just outside of Stourport-on-Severn in Worcestershire.
Ellen Eyre in 1900

From orphan to family fortunes with a little help

Birmingham author's gran climbed social ladder with the aid of Cadbury cousins

Parade of historic Jaguars and Land Rovers made possible thanks to £100m classic car collection purchase

A parade of Jaguar and Land Rover heritage vehicles at the Lode Lane plant to mark the start of Jaguar production there
The parade, which took place within the road network of the Lode Lane factory, featured 40 classic Jaguar Land Rover models spanning the decades

Newman Brothers Coffin Works and School Yard win civic award

The Coffin Works building in the Jewellery Quarter - one of two winners of the 2014 Renaissance Award
Birmingham Civic Society recognises brace of conservation projects in annual Renaissance Award
MG's new SUV, which is set to make its debut in China as the GTS this spring

No MG sports car in the pipeline as firm instead focuses on SUV arrival

MG Motor UK's marketing chief says a sports car is still some way off but did not rule out future development

Parade of historic Jaguars and Land Rovers made possible thanks to £100m classic car collection purchase

A parade of Jaguar and Land Rover heritage vehicles at the Lode Lane plant to mark the start of Jaguar production there
The parade, which took place within the road network of the Lode Lane factory, featured 40 classic Jaguar Land Rover models spanning the decades

Aston Martin urged to choose Longbridge for new factory

Business and civic leaders say the former MG Rover base would be idea with the luxury marque said to be looking for a new production plant
170 Middleton Hall Road in Kings Norton.

Buyers get value for money with this six bedroom Kings Norton home

This Kings Norton house has real character at an appealing price

Converted Edgbaston Church could be the answer to an apartment hunter's prayers

Apartment 5 is in St James Church in Charlotte Road, Edgbaston
St James Church in Edgbaston is now a chic living space with flats for sale at nearly half a million pounds

This rural Worcester retreat has all mod cons

Rose Cottage in Owls End Lane, Upper Snodsbury.
This quaint Grade II listed cottage in Worcester is bigger on the inside after extension.

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170 Middleton Hall Road in Kings Norton.

Buyers get value for money with this six bedroom Kings Norton home

Apartment 5 is in St James Church in Charlotte Road, Edgbaston

Converted Edgbaston Church could be the answer to an apartment hunter's prayers

Rose Cottage in Owls End Lane, Upper Snodsbury.

This rural Worcester retreat has all mod cons

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Graeme Brown
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Business Reporter
Cillian O’ Brien
Business Reporter
Jon Griffin
Business Reporter
Alison Jones
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Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor