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Sketch of the new Boston Tea Party in Edgbaston

Boston Tea Party to open another Birmingham restaurant

Chain which stoked the ire of Moseley locals last year has now turned its attention to historic Edgbaston estate

Ox cheek at Comida

Comida tapas restaurant moving to new Edgbaston premises

After being forced to close their Harborne restaurant, Comida finds new bigger home in Highfield Road

Costume picture from Birmingham Carnival, which gives a flavour of what to expect at Africaada Caribbean Festival

Birmingham Caribbean Festival - everything you need to know

What to eat, drink and watch - all the essential details about the festival from July 29 - 31 2016

Cheval Blanc interior

First look inside new Moseley bar Cheval Blanc offering cheese, wine and French lessons

Fancy a cheese flight and some French lessons? New bar Cheval Blanc offers both as well as fabulous wine

The Forum (ABC) New Street in its heyday

Byron Hamburgers starts building a restaurant at former New Street cinema site

Posh Byron Hamburgers restaurant from London should be ready in October

Starbucks will pay £10m in tax over the next two year

Birmingham could get another drive-thru Starbucks

The company is hoping to open another venue at a former house

Tom Aikens

Michelin-starred chef to open Tom’s Kitchen Birmingham

Tom Aikens, who currently has four restaurants in London and in Istanbul, said he was venturing outside the capital for the first time

CGI of plans to create an underground restaurant within One Colmore Row

New basement restaurant heading to Colmore Row

Yet another plan is brought forward to turn empty space in the Colmore Business District in a new restaurant

Langley's gin bar hoardings in the Great Western Arcade

Langley's gin reveals plans for first bar in Birmingham

We can't wait to see what this new bar looks like - and how it compares to other new gin bars in the city

The former Austin Reed store in Temple Row is set to house a new restaurant

Austin Reed shop to become new city centre restaurant

Hunt has been launched to find a restaurant occupier to take over the former fashion store following its recent closure

James Cadbury, founder of Love Cocoa

Descendant of Cadbury founders launches new chocolate company

James Cadbury, the great, great grandson of the chocolate pioneer, has launched a business inspired by the historic brand’s British heritage

Flip Out's park in Bristol could soon have a sister site in Birmingham

Flip Out to open another trampoline park in Birmingham

Growing group is planning to open its third trampoline arena in the West Midlands in a former industrial warehouse in Aston

A look inside the newly refurbished Simpsons restaurant in Edgbaston, Birmingham.

These Birmingham restaurants have been named among the best in the UK

Simpsons and Carters of Moseley named in top 100 in National Restaurant Awards

See inside 1000 Trades - the latest independent bar to open in Birmingham

1000 Trades sells craft beers, wines as well as boxed wine at £2.50 a glass

Giraffe at Grand Central is among the restaurants bought by Ranjit Boparan

Ranjit Boparan buys Tesco's restaurant chain Giraffe

Supermarket giant continues to offload under-performing assets as it sells 54-strong restaurant group to owner of Harry Ramsden's and 2 Sisters Food Group

See inside new Birmingham craft beer bar The Pig and Tail

One of Birmingham's oldest pubs has been transformed into one of the city's newest bars

A traditional signwriter at work on The Button Factory

See inside old Birmingham Button Factory before it is transformed into new bar

The Jewellery Quarter bar will make the most of the former factory's 192-year-old beams and bricks.

Sun setting on Spanish restaurant Comida after Harborne neighbours complain about the smell

Award winning Comida refused planning permission, but owners vow to fight on

The High Field's owner has secured a £9.5m funding package

High Field owner secures £9m funding to support hotel launch

NatWest backs Peach Pub Company with its expansion plans in Edgbaston

Gaucho's Manchester restaurant will soon have a sister site in Colmore Row

Steakhouse group Gaucho to open in Colmore Row

Birmingham city centre restaurant will be Argentine group's fourth venue as it bids to tap into growing food offering in the central business district

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Palladio, Sherbourne Hill, near Stratford-upon-Avon.

Stratford-upon-Avon palatial home fit for the gods

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England's Jodie Stimpson crosses the line to win the Womens Triathlon, at Strathclyde Country Park during the 2014 Commonwealth Games near Glasgow.

Watch: How Birmingham could host the 2026 Commonwealth Games

In This Week's Paper


Graeme Brown
Editor (Agenda and Business)
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Tamlyn Jones
Business Reporter
Neil Elkes
Local Government Correspondent
Emma McKinney
Education Correspondent
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor