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The Mailbox has undergone a £50m facelift

Mailbox delivers on luxury as it re-opens

Head of Business Graeme Brown takes a tour of the retail, leisure and office building in Birmingham city centre which is finally launching after a £50 million facelift

Grand Central shopping centre in Birmingham

Shops at Grand Central smash their targets

The first two weeks at the Grand Central shopping centre in Birmingham have been hailed a great success with retailers smashing their sales targets, and some reporting a 95 per cent increase on their initial expected targets

CGI of Primark's plans for the Pavilions

New images show Primark's plans for Pavilions

Series of CGIs gives a glimpse of new future for beleaguered shopping centre following landmark property buyout last year

Resorts World Birmingham will welcome its first customers on October 21

Resorts World Birmingham announces opening date

Leisure, casino and hotel complex will commence phased programme of opening on October 21

A computer-generated image of the urban room at the redeveloped Mailbox

Urban Room to open as £50m Mailbox redevelopment draws to a close

The Urban Room will be the centrepiece of the new Mailbox, with luxurious seating and a glass sky-lit roof

New-look Mailbox signs up Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein and Clements & Church

Fashion brands on board ahead of unveiling of the new-look Mailbox following a £50 million redevelopment

Latest Grand Central retailers unveiled a month before launch

Jo Malone and Jones Bootmakers among the chains to take space in Birmingham's newest shopping centre which opens next month

CGI of the new Primark at Old Square in Walsall

Primark's new Black Country store ready for launch

£7.8 million Old Square Shopping Centre to welcome discount clothing retailer as major development marks key milestone

The new look Harvey Nichols store in Birmingham

Birmingham Harvey Nichols opening boosts city retail scene

The store opens to the public on Friday, July 31, and the Post's photographers have been in to capture it

A CGI of how the extended Touchwood centre in Solihull would look with St Alphege Church in the background

Plans submitted to expand Solihull's Touchwood shopping centre

The expansion would see the addition of 30 new shops, restaurants and cafés and the creation of a new open street

Grand Central and New Street 'will be ready' vows Network Rail chief

Look inside the vast new railway station and shopping centre just over two months ahead of launch reveals a busy building site

John Lewis will open on September 24 along with Grand Central and the completed New Street station

John Lewis and New Street opening dates announced

Developers confirm when new department store and Grand Central shopping centre will open in addition to completion of new-look railway station

Mike Kalin, creative director with Rees Bradley Hepburn

Duck and Cover recruits RBH for new campaign

Meriden-based agency wins brief with well-known men's fashion brand to manage photoshoots and advertising

CGI of the new Primark at Old Square in Walsall

Primark's new Walsall store to open in August

Retail giant confirms launch date for town centre store in Walsall's new £7.8m Old Square retail hub

Store expansion for Watches of Switzerland

Retailer is more than doubling its footprint in New Street by taking lease on neighbouring store

The view at the entrance of the new Harvey Nichols store in the Mailbox, showing the concierge area and on to beauty

Birmingham Harvey Nichols: first look inside new Mailbox store

The revamped designer outlet is due to open this summer and will sport an 'immersive tunnel' and 'style concierges' among its new features at The Mailbox

Artist's impression of the new John Lewis in Birmingham city centre - recruitment for 500 posts starts this week

John Lewis recruits for 500 roles

Department store chain launches employment drive in the city as it embarks on next phase of hiring ahead of September opening

The Mailbox in Birmingham city centre, home of the BBC in Birmingham

Redeveloped Mailbox to open in phases over summer period

The Harvey Nichols opening will be followed by a number of new store launches at the shopping centre over the summer period

CGI of the proposed Touchwood extension as seen from the High Street

Solihull's Touchwood shopping centre unveils expansion plans

Public consultation has now begun on the scheme, which has been made possible through a development agreement signed in October last year between Touchwood's owners Lend Lease and Solihull Council

CGI of shopping area at Resorts World Birmingham

Next and PizzaExpress sign up to Resorts World Birmingham

TGI Friday's also agrees to take space as roster of tenants mounts up at leisure and conference complex

Videos & Photos

Detached property in George Road, Edgbaston.

Refurbished Edgbaston home has a showstopping kitchen

The Old Cottage in Upper Brookend, Kempsey, Worcestershire.

Kempsey cottage is very picture of pastoral perfection

Lodge Paddocks in Warings Green Road, Hockley Heath, has quite the manorial look with its imposing frontage and solid oak and iron studded front door.

Lodge Paddocks makes a striking first impression


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