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Professor Raymond Tallis

Prof Raymond Tallis to challenge Stephen Hawking claim

Birmingham Salon signs up renowned polymath for latest event which will examine whether physics has destroyed philosophy

Competition to create Birmingham's people's flag

Hunt is on to find a civic flag for Birmingham
Hunt has been launched to spread city's name far and wide and give businesses a chance to display their pride in the city

Sacrifice of First World War miners to be marked

Coun Muriel Davis (left) with the Vicar of St Aidan's and St Chad's Rev Jane Nash
Up to 160 servicemen from Staffordshire village to be honoured a century after their deaths during the Great War

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Professor Raymond Tallis

Prof Raymond Tallis to challenge Stephen Hawking claim

Birmingham Salon signs up renowned polymath for latest event which will examine whether physics has destroyed philosophy

Hunt is on to find a civic flag for Birmingham

Competition to create Birmingham's people's flag

Hunt has been launched to spread city's name far and wide and give businesses a chance to display their pride in the city

Coun Muriel Davis (left) with the Vicar of St Aidan's and St Chad's Rev Jane Nash

Sacrifice of First World War miners to be marked

Up to 160 servicemen from Staffordshire village to be honoured a century after their deaths during the Great War

Sky Ride Birmingham 2013 in Cannon Hill Park

Sky Ride cancelled in Birmingham again

Event organised with British Cycling is axed due to cricket fixtures at Edgbaston and ongoing developments around the city

Quarter of West Midlands homes can't afford basic standard of living

In the week the Birmingham Post unveils its Rich List, Jonathan Walker looks at the other side of the coin and examines how one in four homes in the region have been plunged into poverty

Swanshurst Park where the fish died

Hundreds of fish die at Swanshurt Park as sluice gate is left open

Local householders and fishermen joined RSPCA to mount major rescue operation over several days to save as many fish as possible at Swanshurst Park

Eric Pickles

Birmingham to have fewer councillors and "all-out" elections every four years

Local Government Secretary Eric Pickles has ordered major changes to the way Birmingham is governed, with the entire council elected once every four years and fewer councillors

Library of Birmingham

Library of Birmingham rally to call for halt in cuts

Friends of The Library of Birmingham have organised event to coincide with National Library Day and to campaign against proposed slashing of opening hours

The NEC

Cash raised from £307m NEC Group sale will be used on city council's equal pay claims

The NEC Group, the arenas, conference and exhibition centres and linked companies have been sold to private equity firm LDC in a deal worth £307 million

John Crabtree will lead the panel which could hold the fate of Birmingham City Council in its hands

Birmingham City Council's fate in panel's hands after shock report

Ex-chamber boss John Crabtree recruited by Eric Pickles to oversee watchdog as authority mends its ways

General Election 2015: Bookies tip Labour to win more West Midlands seats

 The Post has looked into the odds of candidates in 25 constituencies in Birmingham and the Black Country and Labour are tipped to gain with UKIP winning none

More HS2 compensation for affected residents

Latest package of measures aims to help homeowners living between 60 and 120 metres from the high-speed line

Which way will Solihull sway in its decision on whether to join the combined authority?

Osborne backs Solihull's right to decide its future

Chancellor says borough is doing the right thing by delaying its decision on whether to join combined authority for West Midlands

Darcey Bussell with a Dance Track student

Darcey Bussell raises curtain on £2.7m new-look home for Birmingham Royal Ballet

Funds came from grant of £1.85 million from Arts Council England’s Capital Investment Programme and BRB’s Campaign for the Future appeal

From left: Jatinder Dhaliwal, Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking, Stefan Garner, Tamworth Borough Council and Steve Cawston, Lloyds Bank

Lloyds Bank secures new partnership with Tamworth Borough Council

Banking group has taken over all the facilities operated by the local authority as it strives to get more people using online services

A 1956 Rover 90

Is the world ready for the Rover's return?

Speculation is rife the once-proud Midland brand could return after its collapse ten years ago. Enda Mullen talks to experts about whether it could ever happen

Stella Layton has taken the reins at the Jewellery Quarter Development Trust

New chairman for Jewellery Quarter Development Trust

Assay Office chief executive Stella Layton says 'collaboration and communication' are key ahead of budget decision in April over future over business improvement districts

Harry Hawkes and wife Eunice

Tributes after legendary Post reporter Harry Hawkes dies

The 86-year-old, from Kenilworth, died at a care home on Thursday following a long illness

Birmingham Hippodrome chief executive Stuart Griffiths will join ATG in July

Birmingham Hippodrome chief steps down after 12 years

Stuart Griffiths will join New Alexandra owner Ambassador Theatre Group to lead its programming

More than 200 protestors joined a walk against developing in the green bel

Birmingham green belt housing brought step closer with new report

Report calls on Birmingham City Council to supply more details on how it assessed the city’s requirement for 80,000 more new homes by 2031

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Sir Simon Rattle, taken by Rory Coonan with a Victorian plate camera in 1982

Rare plate camera picture of Sir Simon Rattle to show at National Portrait Gallery

Sky Ride Birmingham 2013 in Cannon Hill Park

Sky Ride cancelled in Birmingham again

Library of Birmingham

Library of Birmingham rally to call for halt in cuts

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