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The new golf course at Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham

Pictures: New £500,000 mini golf course at Cannon Hill Park is in full swing

Latest leisure addition to popular Birmingham park is ready in time for The Open

Fashionable meat-ing place for young diners

Rodizio Rico Brazilian restaurant at The Cube in Birmingham
Don't go mad at the buffet and go easy on the carbs. Remember you've come here for the meat.

Hidden Spaces photography project wins £10,000 from Heritage Lottery Fund

The front page of the first Hidden Spaces supplement from December 2013
Series of features revealing the secret stories behind the city’s most recognisable buildings culminated in a photography exhibition that was visited by more than 3,500 people

Capturing the spirit of modern motoring

Renault Captur Dynamique MediaNav dCi 90 Auto EDC
The new Renault Captur is both alluring and practical, writes Edward Stephens

Home of the week: £2,250,000 Woodbourne Road, Edgbaston

Woodbourne Road in Edgbaston, Birmingham.
Modern design details are a dynamic contrast to period features in this Edgbaston home, says Alison Jones
After starting with two piglets, Nick and John Francis now own 600 pigs, supplying 35 Michelin star restaurants.

The secret to good pork is happy pigs

When two brothers bought a pair of pigs neither imagined they'd end up with 600 swines, supplying pork to 35 Michelin star restaurants. Mary Griffin reports

When chips are down, Opus steps up to plate

Cold poached salmon on Cos lettuce, green bean and radish salad, topped with sauce gribiche.
In her search for a top quality, reasonably priced lunch, Mary Griffin finds potato perfection in this Brindleyplace gem.

Post People: The Bureau on Colmore Row launches its new roof terrace

The Bureau roof terrace launch: Omar Budeiri (Roar Communications), Jessica Fitzpatrick (Scene Birmingham), Aaron Foster (Clements & Church), Matty Katerzabek (Clements & Church), Stacey Morrow, Emma Larkin (Birmingham Post)
Two ‘huts’ on the roof of the building house flag poles that crown the top of the 1903 Grade II listed building
James Grove & Sons' staff at the Halesowen factory in the 1950s

Button making has returned to its roots

Button making was big business in 18th century Birmingham. Chris Upton looks at how it has been revived in the 21st century

Austin motor the first German leader ever drove

The Austin Seven car which was so popular around the world and particularly in parts of Europe
The Birmingham built Austen Seven attracted the eye of Adolf Hitler when it rolled off the production line. Chris Upton reports

Great man's statue should take pride of place in Birmingham

The Joseph Chamberlain statue, which was in the Members' Lobby at the Palace of Westminster but was then relocated behind a filing cabinet in the House of Lords library.
Chris Upton looks at whether a statue of Chamberlain could find its way in Birmingham.
SEAT Leon ST FR TDI

SEAT saves the best for last with new ST

The new Leon ST FR estate offers practicality but kept its sporty looks Edward Stephens reports

Capturing the spirit of modern motoring

Renault Captur Dynamique MediaNav dCi 90 Auto EDC
The new Renault Captur is both alluring and practical, writes Edward Stephens

A cheeky little one that's fun in the sun

New Citroen C1
Citroen has revealed its fun new C1. Edward Stephens tries it out
Mickledale in Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire.

Home of the day: £2,950,000 Mickledale in Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire

The windows are designed to drink in the large expanse of water this new build overlooks, reports Alison Jones

Home of the day: £1,500,000 Whitley Elm Farm in Case Lane, Mousley End

Whitley Elm Farm & Barns in Case Lane, Mousley.
Countryside charm and a business opportunity are up for sale at this farm and its converted barns, writes Alison Jones

Home of the day: £975k Eaton House in Newfield Road, Hagley

Eaton House in Newfield Road, Hagley.
This contemporary property has some classic touches and occupies a prime spot in Hagley, writes Alison Jones

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Mickledale in Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire.

Home of the day: £2,950,000 Mickledale in Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire

Whitley Elm Farm & Barns in Case Lane, Mousley.

Home of the day: £1,500,000 Whitley Elm Farm in Case Lane, Mousley End

Eaton House in Newfield Road, Hagley.

Home of the day: £975k Eaton House in Newfield Road, Hagley

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In This Week's Paper

Journalists

Graeme Brown
Regional Head of Business
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Cillian O’ Brien
Business Reporter
Jon Griffin
Business Reporter
Alison Jones
Features writer
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor