60 'inadequate' city schools could be forced to reopen as academies
Green energy plant in Worcestershire crowned region's best while Birmingham Airport runway extension and the restoration of Waterstones also win awards
Investigation into child sexual exploitation in Birmingham is a finalist in the Centre for Public Scrutiny Awards in recognition of its work with organisations like Barnardos and Children's Society
Final quintet of plans chosen from almost 200 entries will be open to public scrutiny ahead of final decision by judging panel
Solihull Council's leader Bob Sleigh said he had come to the conclusion it would be better for the borough to be a part of a new combined authority
Police and Crime Commissioner David Jamieson has warned of serious consequences if a reduction in the force's budget expected to be around 40 per cent is pushed through over the next five years.
Ms Thomas, a volunteer on Back Up’s Skills for Independence course, is doing her wheelchair challenge in the first week of June
A pledge from Solihull leader Bob Sleigh comes after Coventry City Council backed plans for the new body overseeing areas like skills and regeneration
Taking the theme of urban life the exhibition explores the diverse applications of photographic technology
Thanks to £10,000 of donations in two weeks, trustees are now able to officially set up the foundation as a grant-giving organisation.
Business leaders have welcomed a "brave and historic" decision by Coventry City Council's ruling Labour group to support joining Birmingham and the Black Country in a combined authority
City council committee 'called in' decision to give Broad Street business group extra cash after it failed to meet deadline for ballot
Seven-day working set to come in following Tory election victory as PM battles flu to deliver first major speech since re-taking power
Coun Paulette Hamilton steps up to cabinet role after championing mental health issues in Birmingham and has vowed to work with outside agencies to deliver services against a backdrop of cuts
Coun Ray Hassall reinstated the Birmingham Half Marathon in 2008 and now wants to do more to get people active during his year as Lord Mayor
Business leaders have urged local councils to join forces for new body and bring in elected mayor
A book has revealed new insights and never before seen images of Laurence Cadbury, the son of philanthropist George Cadbury, founder of the Bournville Village Trust.
An artificial reality system created by Birmingham scientists could transform the command and control of military operations or emergency responses.
New man to take over heavily criticised housing department in a position created as part of the overhaul of local services in the wake of last year's damning Kerslake report
Ex-cabinet minister in ‘plebgate’ scandal still has desire for frontline role as minister.