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December 24, 2018 – 6:30 am |

Staff from a Black Country law firm have run, walked, climbed, baked, cycled and ‘dressed up and dressed down’ to raise £50,000 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital (BCH).
All 200 employees across Talbots Law’s six offices in …

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2019 brimming with festivals in Birmingham…

January 14, 2019 – 6:00 am |

Cocktail connoisseurs and wine lovers in the Midlands are in for a treat again this year, as two of the best-loved festivals make their grand return. Living For The Weekend is bringing back both the …

Birmingham property developer repays £2million loan to develop supported living apartments and commercial units…

January 11, 2019 – 6:00 am |

Upward (Property Estates) Ltd has fully repaid a £2million loan secured from the Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership’s Growing Places Fund after developing much needed residential and supported living accommodation in the Birmingham …

Legal pair step down after 100 years’ service…

January 9, 2019 – 6:00 am |

Two renowned senior legal professionals, with a combined service of more than 100 years, have retired.
David Higgs and Bob Leek were given a send off by colleagues at Black Country law firm Higgs & Sons …

Warm welcome for new products provides a perfect 50th birthday present for Arrow Solutions…

January 6, 2019 – 6:00 am |
Arrow 50th Group

One of the UK’s leading manufacturers of professional cleaning and maintenance chemicals is celebrating its 50th birthday in style, after securing substantial business from the aerospace industry for its new impregnated wipe products.
Arrow Solutions, which …

British Business Bank appoints UK Network Senior Manager for the West Midlands…

January 2, 2019 – 6:00 am |
Pix: Shaun Flannery/shaunflanneryphotography.com COPYRIGHT PICTURE>>SHAUN FLANNERY>01302-570814>>07778315553>> 12th December 2018 British Business Bank Ryan Cartwright

The British Business Bank has appointed Ryan Cartwright to a new position as Senior Manager, UK Network for the West Midlands.
The British Business Bank – the government-owned economic development bank dedicated to making finance markets work better …

Sara Tye shortlisted for lifetime achievements as PR guru is in line to receive TWO awards in the South West Business and Community Awards…

December 31, 2018 – 8:00 am |
Sara Tye - Founder and managing director of redheadPR 2

Sara Tye, founder and managing director of redheadPR, has been shortlisted for two prestigious regional business awards. She is in line to potentially scoop both the Female Entrepreneur of the Year and Lifetime of Achievement …

Wilson Vale promotes from within…

December 26, 2018 – 6:00 am |
Renier Oberholzer

Wilson Vale has promoted Renier Oberholzer to general manager of operations to support its growing catering business.
Renier first joined the independent caterers in 2015 as a chef manger and was promoted to account operations manager …

Free digital workshops aim to get businesses online savvy in 2019…

December 24, 2018 – 6:00 am |
Sarah-L-H

Businesses whose new year’s resolution is to become more online savvy can learn the secrets of digital success to get ahead of their competitors at two free workshops next month (January 2019).
Organised and delivered by …

Multi-Fan Systems sets out ambitious expansion plan with high-profile appointment…

December 21, 2018 – 6:00 am |
Carolyn Lee (L)

A Shropshire specialist in customised air movement, filtration and extraction systems has made a high-profile appointment to help it meet ambitious plans to increase its current £6m turnover by 40% over the next three years.
Multi-Fan …

Wilson Vale’s food attracts top award…

December 19, 2018 – 6:00 am |
From left to right, Steve Crawford, Sarah Armstrong, Joanna Goddard, Monik Kaese

Wilson Vale, caterers at College Court, the University of Leicester’s dedicated conference centre and hotel, is celebrating the venue’s latest accolade.
The venue scooped ‘Best Catering Service’ category at the Academic Venue Awards, held on Tuesday …

Clarke Willmott continues to expand Birmingham family team…

December 17, 2018 – 6:00 am |

Leading national law firm Clarke Willmott LLP has appointed Hannah Bridgwood as a new associate to its Birmingham Family Team.
Hannah will complement the team’s established practice offering advice on complex financial remedy cases and private law children …

Pioneering contribution to Midlands law firm lands Neil top award…

December 14, 2018 – 6:00 am |
Outstanding Individual_Neil LLoyd

A Midlands businessman has been recognised for his innovative and pioneering contribution to the growth of a leading independent law firm.
Neil Lloyd, sales director for FBC Manby Bowdler, was handed the prestigious national award for …

Higgs & Sons apprenticeships have added value…

December 10, 2018 – 6:00 am |
l-r Owen Bayliss, Megan Harron, Nick Brindley, Lucas Chance_1

Professional apprenticeships are a growth area for many businesses across the West Midlands, as more young people opt to forgo university in order to ‘earn while they learn’.
Black Country law firm Higgs & Sons currently …

Major initiative launched to improve the lives of 100,000 African children annually…

December 5, 2018 – 6:00 am |
Moses Tai

An adopted Londoner is aiming to enhance the lives of thousands of Kenyan children with the launch of a major new funding and development initiative.
Moses Tai, who has lived in London for 10 years, is …

Best Sales Branch of the Year in Swindon celebrates 4,000th exchange…

December 3, 2018 – 6:00 am |
Castles team photo

Swindon-based Castles Residential Sales & Lettings has exchanged contracts on its 4,000th property since opening 16 years ago.
One of the longest established and best-known estate agencies on Swindon’s High Street, Castles has sold and exchanged …

Christmas At the Castle Means – A Festive Feastnor…

November 30, 2018 – 6:00 am |
SmallSDR

A fairy-tale castle is magical at any time of the year, but at Christmas it transforms into a sparkling back-drop to make even the Scroogiest amongst us feel slightly festive.
On the evening of December 20th, …

Sales surge sees St Joseph fast track Snow Hill Wharf units to market…

November 28, 2018 – 6:00 am |
LivingRoom_2MR

The firm behind one of Birmingham’s newest residential developments is set to fast track the release of an additional 133 homes to market, after selling 94% of its first round of apartments. 
St Joseph, part of FTSE 100 …

Wilson Vale appears on Top 20 listing for the sixth consecutive year…

November 26, 2018 – 6:00 am |
Client - Wilson Vale // Ashby-de-la-Zouch // © Sam Docker Photography 2018

Wilson Vale is one of only two companies to appear on the Foodservice Growth Report for six consecutive years since the listing was introduced in 2013.
Prepared by AlixPartners and EP Business in Hospitality, the Foodservice …

Dennis Eagle renews major service contract with TotalKare…

November 23, 2018 – 6:00 am |

Dennis Eagle, the global manufacturer of refuse collection vehicles, has signed a major deal to renew the national service contract for all of its heavy-duty mobile columns lifts in the UK.
The Warwick-based company has agreed …

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