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Clive Reeves, whose PR agency will promote the 2015 Colmore Food Festival, with Ann Tonks, director with restaurant group Opus, and Michele Wilby, executive director of Colmore Business District (seated)

Clive Reeves PR wins Colmore Food Festival brief

City centre agency signed up to promote annual festival which will this year feature 25 bars and restaurants from business district

Liquid recruits whole office for Great Birmingham 10k

Liquid chief executive Elisabeth Lewis-Jones (front left) and the rest of the team tackling the 2015 Great Birmingham 10k run
City centre PR agency is raising funds for the Stroke Association but admits it won't be breaking any records

Birmingham teenager bids to become UK's youngest councillor

Luke Holland, who just turned 18, is standing as an independent candidate in the Moseley and Kings Heath ward

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Clive Reeves, whose PR agency will promote the 2015 Colmore Food Festival, with Ann Tonks, director with restaurant group Opus, and Michele Wilby, executive director of Colmore Business District (seated)

Clive Reeves PR wins Colmore Food Festival brief

City centre agency signed up to promote annual festival which will this year feature 25 bars and restaurants from business district

Liquid chief executive Elisabeth Lewis-Jones (front left) and the rest of the team tackling the 2015 Great Birmingham 10k run

Liquid recruits whole office for Great Birmingham 10k

City centre PR agency is raising funds for the Stroke Association but admits it won't be breaking any records

Birmingham teenager bids to become UK's youngest councillor

Luke Holland, who just turned 18, is standing as an independent candidate in the Moseley and Kings Heath ward

NHS Doctor

Midland GPs struggle as 50,000 register in two years

South and central Birmingham surgeries have seen patients numbers grow by 3.4 per cent

Mayor of London Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson: Time for the Midlands to make up its mind

London Mayor Boris Johnson believes the West Midlands would benefit from combined authority

Birmingham

Birmingham bids for 'European Capital of Running'

Birmingham is bidding to become the European Capital of Running with a pledge to get 5,000 couch potatoes pounding the streets to get fit.

Solihull World War 2 pilot Ian Fraser, who has died

Naval bomber pilot who destroyed Italian cruiser against all odds

In 1942, Fraser was in 830 Naval Air Squadron, flying Albacore torpedo bombers, based on the besieged island of Malta.

David Pack, 93-year-old second world war veteran from Shirley

RAF veteran who escaped the Japanese by days during the war returns to Singapore

93-year-old veteran David Pack who served in Singapore during the Second World War has spoken of his "emotional" return to the city state for the first time in 73 years.

Primary school pupils

Saltley school one of best for boosting pupil success

Parkfield Community School, in Saltley, has been named one of the top in the country after helping boost the academic success of its disadvantaged pupils .

Dr Raj Mattu

Doctor Raj Mattu's £14m claim for sacking 'is greedy'

Heart specialist Dr Raj Mattu fights for payout after he blew whistle on hospital.

Chancellor George Osborne

General election: Chancellor George Osborne warns of risk to West Midlands economy of SNP backed Labour Government

Chancellor in Longbridge  unveils new manifesto for the West Midlands with 160,000 jobs pledge and investment in new Enterprise Zones

Labour's deputy leader Harriet Harman and Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls along with Parliamentary candidate for North Warwickshire Mike O'Brien visit the Sertec manufacturing plant in Coleshill

Harriet Harman's Pink Bus tour hits the West Midlands

Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls joined Labour's deputy leader on campaign trail in target North Warwickshire constituency

Fundraiser Ann Fowler and actor Jerome Flynn are doing the 2015 Great Birmingham 10k in aid of the Global White Lion Protection Trust

Game of Thrones actor to start Great Birmingham 10k

Jerome Flynn will also run the city race after after being recruited by fundraiser to support animal charity

Coun James Hutchings is one of six elected members stepping down at the 2015 Local Elections next month

Six Birmingham city councillors to step down at local elections

A round-up of those servants to the city who have decided to call time on their political careers with the local authority

The Mailbox - home of the BBC in Birmingham

Backlash as BBC recruits just 1 in 50 staff in Birmingham

Post investigation reveals the city is overlooked in recruitment as most roles are filled in London or Salford despite pledge to devolve spending to the regions

John Sheppard, who has died at the age of 93, helped design the Mini

Tributes as last member of iconic Mini's design team dies

John Sheppard was key member of group who created car

Trojan Horse troubleshooter to take over city's education

Colin Diamond will succeed current education director Sally Taylor in interim capacity until   permanent replacement is found

From left: Gaynor Collett, Nico Serrano and Meltem Naylor will be among 29 runners from Queen Alexandra College in Harborne taking part in the 2015 Morrisons Great Birmingham 10k

Queen Alexandra College enters bumper team in Great Birmingham 10k

College in Harborne which helps people with disabilities on mission to raise funds and awareness of its work

West Midlands' most prolific speed cameras rack up £3.3m in fines

Freedom of Information request shows top 30 sites in the region for clocking speeding drivers during 2014

The BNP Paribas team which is competing in the 2015 Great Birmingham 10k Business Challenge

BNP Paribas raising money for Alzheimer's Society at Great Birmingham 10k

Property consultancy signs up to Business Challenge with one team member running events throughout 2015

Videos & Photos

An 3d aerial view of the areas designated for regeneration immediately surrounding Curzon Street HS2 Station, from the Birmingham Curzon HS2 Masterplan updated

Conservatives vow to extend Birmingham enterprise zone to Curzon Street

Coun James Hutchings is one of six elected members stepping down at the 2015 Local Elections next month

Six Birmingham city councillors to step down at local elections

Gallery: Resorts World Birmingham scheme starts to take shape

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