How we use Cookies

Regional Affairs

Library of Birmingham

Library of Birmingham's Google inspired revival shows how partnerships can save services

Deals with Google and Brasshouse show council can overcome cuts with partners says library chief Penny Holbrook

Christopher Wray developer urged to scale back 15-storey plan

Fears have been aired the Christopher Wray building could be overshadowed by a proposed 15-storey tour
Conservation and heritage panel says the size of the proposed tower on mixed-use development would over shadow historic factory

Former Solihull MP Lorely Burt takes business role with Lib Dems

Lorely Burt looks on as Julian Knight wins the Solihull seat for the Tories in May's General Election
Ex-MP who served for ten years will now help 'party's fightback' after it suffered devastating losses in May's General Election

New mental health app offers young people help

Apps created by Birmingham clinicians and young people to tackle mental health problems
Young people and medical experts in Birmingham have created mobile apps which they claim could be a key tool in helping people with mental health problems

Birmingham Labour councillors defy Sir Albert as they fight to hang on

Sir Albert Bore
Party's councillors challenge authority's leader in bid to halt cut in their own numbers

Business In Pictures

Apps created by Birmingham clinicians and young people to tackle mental health problems

New mental health app offers young people help

Young people and medical experts in Birmingham have created mobile apps which they claim could be a key tool in helping people with mental health problems

Fears have been aired the Christopher Wray building could be overshadowed by a proposed 15-storey tour

Christopher Wray developer urged to scale back 15-storey plan

Conservation and heritage panel says the size of the proposed tower on mixed-use development would over shadow historic factory

CGI of new apartments at 49-51 Holloway Head

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

Trying times at Birmingham City Council

Summer holiday from hell for Bore and co as deadlines loom

Local government correspondent Neil Elkes assesses a busy time for the council in what would normally be a fallow summer period

A 2007 vision for library finally starting to take shape

The Amphitheatre at the Library of Birmingham
Local government correspondent Neil Elkes remembers a vision for the new library from eight years ago which is only now starting to bear fruit

Videos & Photos

Fears have been aired the Christopher Wray building could be overshadowed by a proposed 15-storey tour

Christopher Wray developer urged to scale back 15-storey plan

BBC show Doctors being filmed in Stratford in 2012

Calls to base new BBC production hub in Birmingham

CGI of new apartments at 49-51 Holloway Head

Developer brings back Holloway Head regeneration vision

Local Business Search

BuySell

VivaStreet header

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