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Birmingham's diverse population makes it stronger, insists Theresa May

Prime Minister dismisses newspaper description of Birmingham as "Jihad capital"

Theresa May says West Midlands needs a businessman, not a politician, as mayor

Conservative leader Theresa May explains why she thinks Andy Street is the right person to be West Midlands mayor

Brexit talks will include European Arrest Warrant and Europol, says Theresa May

Prime Minister Theresa Mays says the UK wants more than just a trade deal, as she speaks to the Birmingham Mail the day before she triggers Article 50

Theresa May hints at changes to school funding formula proposals

Prime Minister Theresa May says the Government's controversial school funding proposals were an attempt to ask people 'is this going to work?'

North Worcestershire Golf Club updated

Why Longbridge golf club owners should ditch housing developer

Councillor calls for owners of former North Worcestershire Golf Club to

Tower design adventure course Cannon Hill Park

The Cannon Hill Park high-wire course will not be built - here's why

Developer has withdrawn speculative planning application for eight metre high assault course in Birmingham's premier park

How West Midlands councils are paying millions in pothole compensation

In 2016/17, councils across the West Midlands said they paid out £7.9 in compensation to road users due to poor road conditions

After four years the detailed plans for Icknield Port Loop housing are ready to be unveiled

The long-awaited regeneration of the 43 arce Icknield Port Loop site, one of Birmingham’s largest single development schemes, is another step nearer.

Anna's attacker is said to have worked at a taxi firm she helped at.

Why Birmingham cabbies will get 200 electric charging points

Birmingham City Council has been given a £2.9 million Department for Transport grant to install the charging points on main routes and hubs

West Midlands Mayor candidate: I'll be Coventry City peacemaker

Promise made as five candidates appear in public debate at Coventry Cathedral

The new life sciences campus will count the QE Hospital among its neighbours

University of Birmingham agrees life sciences campus deal

Institute will lead development of a campus in Selly Oak which will conduct research and studies to bring new medical treatments to market

Armed police walk past emergency services attending to a man on the floor (top) and a police officer (centre right) inside the Parliamentary estate

London terrorist attack: Fear and uncertainty inside Parliament as attack takes place

Political Editor Jonathan Walker was inside Parliament when the terror incident happened.

Houses of Parliament shooting: Commons suspended as reports of man with knife at Westminster

Sounds similar to gunfire have reportedly been heard close to the Palace of Westminster

Houses of Parliament shooting: This is how MPs responded

Several MPs are on lockdown in the House of Commons Chamber, while others are staying put inside their offices nearby.

Unite the Union leader Len McCluskey.

Union Unite threatens its own officials with legal action over newspaper from West Midlands leadership candidate Gerard Coyne

The bitter battle between Len McCluskey and Gerard Coyne for leadership of Unite took a new twist after the union threatened its own branch secretaries with legal action.

The number of Birmingham children having teeth taken out has shot up

Health Minister's concern as hundreds of Birmingham children have teeth extracted

Health Minister tells the House of Commons he hopes to get the number of Brummie kids getting their teeth extracted down

University of Warwick in job security row

Trade union accuses institute of planning to remove protections that academic staff against redundancy

St Chads Midland Metro stop in Birmingham

Why the Midland Metro will be 'nationalised'

Transport for West Midlands will operate the network while it undergoes a major expansion with a series of extensions and new lines

We need inquiry into council's Lidl plan mistake says MP

Selly Oak MP Steve McCabe wants inquiry to prevent repeat of error in which wrong advice was given to planning committee leading to permission being granted for controversial Lidl store

Balti can stop you from getting cancer - as if you needed another reason

Researchers writing in the Journal of Cancer made a discovery which will be good news for Balti Triangle regulars

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Graeme Brown
Editor (Agenda and Business)
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Tamlyn Jones
Business Reporter
Neil Elkes
Local Government Correspondent
Emma McKinney
Education Correspondent
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor