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MINI retains loyalty as your life goes on

A five-door MINI does not mean less choice

Profits up at restaurant group San Carlo

Carlo Distefano managing director of San Carlo Restaurants
Italian chain which was born in Birmingham continues expansion plan with new sites in Turkey and China

Jaguar gives best glimpse yet of F-Pace crossover

Jaguar will set the pace for Team Sky when a prototype version of the highly anticipated Jaguar F-PACE will lead the team at the Tour de France Grand Depart in Utrecht
A prototype version of it will be supporting Team Sky at the Tour de France Grand Depart in Utrecht this Saturday

Take centre stage in this sublime historic estate

Apartment 6 of Besford Court Estate in Worcestershire.
Spectacular ceilings are a highlight in a home for sale in court with a colourful history.

Balti survival battle as inferior pans put Birmingham's classic cuisine at risk

Connoisseurs say balti owes much to the original cast-iron or thin pressed steel pot designs which were first supplied by Smethwick firm Pressform
Carlo Distefano managing director of San Carlo Restaurants

Profits up at restaurant group San Carlo

Italian chain which was born in Birmingham continues expansion plan with new sites in Turkey and China

Balti survival battle as inferior pans put Birmingham's classic cuisine at risk

Connoisseurs say balti owes much to the original cast-iron or thin pressed steel pot designs which were first supplied by Smethwick firm Pressform

Bill's has eye on Bullring for first Birmingham restaurant

Another restaurant could be joining Bullring's long list of places to eat
National restaurant chain looks to grow Midlands presence with fifth outlet in the region and first in the city
Mr Samuel Galton, The Younger (1753-1823).

How Birmingham cashed in on the Napoleonic Wars

A new book has revealed the controversial story behind the Birmingham family which provided the pistols, cannons and muskets so necessary in defeating Napoleon at Waterloo.

How a city answered the call when the time came

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Birmingham Central Exchange in Newhall Street in 1922
Birmingham's BT Tower looms large over the city - but its roots run even deeper. Enda Mullen speaks to the telecom firm's head of archives, David Hay, about why it is so connected to the city.

University of Birmingham vows to rebuild Northfield Manor

Northfield Manor House, once home to George Cadbury, before it was ravaged by fire
Historic building gutted by fire last year will be develop 'to mirror original manor house' says vice-principal
MINI Cooper D five-door

MINI retains loyalty as your life goes on

A five-door MINI does not mean less choice

Jaguar gives best glimpse yet of F-Pace crossover

Jaguar will set the pace for Team Sky when a prototype version of the highly anticipated Jaguar F-PACE will lead the team at the Tour de France Grand Depart in Utrecht
A prototype version of it will be supporting Team Sky at the Tour de France Grand Depart in Utrecht this Saturday

The making of a very modern MG

Frontline Developments' MG Abingdon Edition
Frontline Developments started life in 1991 as a parts company for classic MGs
Apartment 6 of Besford Court Estate in Worcestershire.

Take centre stage in this sublime historic estate

Spectacular ceilings are a highlight in a home for sale in court with a colourful history.

Former Michelin starred restaurant transformed into luxury apartments

Plot 4, Asquith House on Portland Road in Edgbaston.
The old home of Jessica's, one of Birmingham's first Michelin star restaurants, is nearing its launch as luxury apartments

Villagers raise a glass to deal which revives pub

Beech Green in Neenton, Shropshire, is a development by Floreat Homes.
A canny deal has seen a pub restored in return for permission to build houses in Neenton, Shropshire.

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Apartment 6 of Besford Court Estate in Worcestershire.

Take centre stage in this sublime historic estate

Another restaurant could be joining Bullring's long list of places to eat

Bill's has eye on Bullring for first Birmingham restaurant

Plot 4, Asquith House on Portland Road in Edgbaston.

Former Michelin starred restaurant transformed into luxury apartments

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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