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Grand Hotel unveiling coming soon

Wraps to come off famous Birmingham hotel in Colmore Row as work on façade finishes within weeks

Developer brings back Holloway Head regeneration vision

Panther Securities submits another plan to redevelop run-down site in Birmingham city centre after casino and hotel project never came to fruition four years ago

Nosh and Quaff unveiled after £1m fit-out completes

The new Nosh and Quaff restaurant in Colmore Row, Birmingham.
The lobster and beer restaurant, which looks out over the Council House and Victoria Square, is set to begin trading

Zizzi and CAU to open in Brindleyplace

Three Brindleyplace will be home to new CAU and Zizzi restaurants
Italian and Argentinian restaurants chains join long list of companies launching new restaurants in Birmingham

Images of Birmingham in days gone by get blended treatment

An image taken in Ladypool Road, Sparkbrook, in 1959 gets the blended treatment
Images from Chamberlain Square, Five Ways and Sparkbrook are also among our latest batch to be blended with those taken decades apart
The new Nosh and Quaff restaurant in Colmore Row, Birmingham.

Nosh and Quaff unveiled after £1m fit-out completes

The lobster and beer restaurant, which looks out over the Council House and Victoria Square, is set to begin trading

Zizzi and CAU to open in Brindleyplace

Three Brindleyplace will be home to new CAU and Zizzi restaurants
Italian and Argentinian restaurants chains join long list of companies launching new restaurants in Birmingham

Old BT phone box in Birmingham opens as coffee 'pod'

A new coffee 'pod' is opening today in an old phone box in Eden Place
New lease of life starts today for one of four disused red phone booths off Colmore Row
An image taken in Ladypool Road, Sparkbrook, in 1959 gets the blended treatment

Images of Birmingham in days gone by get blended treatment

Images from Chamberlain Square, Five Ways and Sparkbrook are also among our latest batch to be blended with those taken decades apart

When Birmingham went all out for Olympic glory

Birmingham’s audacious - and ultimately doomed - attempt to host the 1992 Summer Olympics has mostly faded from memory - but it is 30 years since it was announced in 1985.

Tributes to Midland skate maker who got Europe rolling

Derek John Morris
Derek Morris, the man behind Solihull-based Morris Vulcan Ltd and MV Sports and Leisure, helped transform the UK’s toy industry over several decades.

Six of the world's best amphibious cars

If you live somewhere that has the tendency to become flooded, why not try a car that is at home on land and on water?

The best cars for dog owners

From border collies commandeering tractors to the Kiwi dogs driving the Mini Countryman, our canine friends love motoring as much as us.  But what are the best cars to transport dogs?

Test Drive: Stylish Skoda Fabia estate extends its appeal

Skoda Fabia Estate
The Skoda Fabia estate offers impressive space and practicality and looks nearly as good as the hatchback version.
Cadeby Hall in Cadeby, Leicestershire

Cadeby Hall's history dates back to before the Domesday Book

This magnificent and historic Hall in Cadeby, Leicestershire, is also perfect for a party

Developer brings back Holloway Head regeneration vision

CGI of new apartments at 49-51 Holloway Head
Panther Securities submits another plan to redevelop run-down site in Birmingham city centre after casino and hotel project never came to fruition four years ago

Luxury life at ex-council house in Sutton Coldfield

The Chase on Digby Road is developer Court Collaborations second development in Sutton Coldfield.
Birmingham-based Court Collaboration has purchased a site in Digby Road, ready to turn it into seven high-end apartments.

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Cadeby Hall in Cadeby, Leicestershire

Cadeby Hall's history dates back to before the Domesday Book

CGI of new apartments at 49-51 Holloway Head

Developer brings back Holloway Head regeneration vision

CGI of of the Grand Hotel

Grand Hotel unveiling coming soon

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