Everybody thinks the Tories are going to win the 2017 general election but here's why they want you to believe they might lose.
University of Birmingham lecturer Chris Game says the city needs to up its recognition of female icons in its public artwork
Which candidate will make the better West Midlands Mayor could be a judgement call on who's approach will get the best deal for Birmingham
Erdington is where the Conservatives and Labour will concentrate resources in the 2017 general election
With a proportional voting system and a close battle a small number of voters can influence the West Midlands Mayoral race
Theresa May says she needs an early general election on June 8 to save Brexit but it's really about smashing the Labour Party
Also why a communist is standing for election, how the Tories deal with anti-Semitism and why council officials get big pension payouts
Liberal Democrats are staging a comeback and this is a problem for the Conservatives
At Birmingham Mail debate West Midlands Mayor candidates reveal their showbiz ambitions and city ccouncillors are in a funny mood
The Labour hierarchy has decided to put off selections for a couple of months rather than risk rejected hopefuls downing tools during mayoral campaign
Unite General Secretary Len McCluskey responds to criticism from Birmingham MP Jack Dromey, as Unite's leadership election continues
Theresa May says 'there can be no turning back' now that Article 50 has been triggered, and she's right
The impressive Stella Manzie has taken top job at Birmingham City Council but who was behind the appointment
Mary Keating, from campaign group Brutiful Birmingham, takes a closer look at Holloway Head, home to a rather expensive apartment
It may work out okay in the end but the truth is that nobody knows
The Queen is celebrating 65 years on the throne and MPs have been debating whether or not there should be a bank holiday for her Sapphire Jubilee.
Labour candidate took centre stage both literally and metaphorically for first West Midlands Elects debate at the Black Country Living Museum
Recent history suggests a shoo-in for Labour, but Tories are mounting a strong challenge
John Clancy's Birmingham City Council leadership facing it's toughest test as his close ally resigns in hijab row
Serious questions are now being asked over who is running Birmingham City Council following the shock departure of chief executive Mark Rogers.