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Fun and flavour of Latin America arrives at the city centre …

August 14, 2017 – 8:00 am | Comments Off on Fun and flavour of Latin America arrives at the city centre …

As we get set to say goodbye to summer, Las Iguanas will bring the tropical styles and sun-kissed colours of Latin America to the heart of the Birmingham. Already known for its culinary adventure, this …

Senior appointments boost The Marketing Eye’s financial services line-up…

July 5, 2017 – 8:00 am | Comments Off on Senior appointments boost The Marketing Eye’s financial services line-up…

Dan Roberts has joined rapidly-expanding financial services marketing agency, The Marketing Eye, as Managing Director – the third senior appointment to be announced in the last three months. Insurance sector specialist Michael Gaughan joined as Director …

Birmingham’s hotels experience busiest October on record…

December 23, 2016 – 6:45 am | Comments Off on Birmingham’s hotels experience busiest October on record…
Park Regis Birmingham

Birmingham’s hotels posted an average occupancy rate of 81% in October 2016 – with the Conservative Party Conference, the Great Birmingham Run, Grand Designs Live and three Justin Bieber concerts helping the sector to achieve …

Birmingham voted conferencing capital by UK event organisers…

November 30, 2016 – 6:15 am | Comments Off on Birmingham voted conferencing capital by UK event organisers…
Vincent Garrington - General Manager, BCEC

Birmingham has been named the country’s favourite business tourism destination outside London by UK-based event organisers.

National award win for Midlands business outsource firm Sigma…

November 11, 2016 – 5:45 am | Comments Off on National award win for Midlands business outsource firm Sigma…
l-r Fred Crawley, Gary Gilburd, Sarah Henry, Lisa Connell and Rory O’Hanlon

One of the region’s leading business outsource firms has scooped a major award for its success in the UK’s energy sector.

Miss Macaroon debut adds fizz to Birmingham food and drink scene…

November 2, 2016 – 6:15 am | Comments Off on Miss Macaroon debut adds fizz to Birmingham food and drink scene…

One of the region’s leading social entrepreneurs opened the doors on Birmingham’s newest food and drink destination yesterday, with the promise of opening 100 stores by 2021.

Morgan Reach prove that apprenticeships work…

October 28, 2016 – 6:45 am | Comments Off on Morgan Reach prove that apprenticeships work…

Leading independent chartered accountancy firm Morgan Reach, which has offices in Birmingham and London, take their commitment to the development of young people seriously and, in order to get their professional life off to the …

Drainage engineers support renewable energy…

September 28, 2016 – 6:35 am | Comments Off on Drainage engineers support renewable energy…

Drainage engineers from Lanes Group are proving they have the power to support renewable energy, one of the UK’s fastest growing industrial sectors. The company’s vacuumation and water jetting technology is proving to be suited …

Midlands to host summer job fairs…

July 18, 2016 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on Midlands to host summer job fairs…
application

Manchester Job Fairs events are held throughout the year, up and down the country from to Watford, Swansea to Great Yarmouth.
This summer sees a number of visits to Midlands cities including Coventry, Birmingham, and Leicester.

Staffordshire Chamber of Commerce celebrate 900 members…

July 8, 2016 – 6:10 am | Comments Off on Staffordshire Chamber of Commerce celebrate 900 members…
Chris Plant

Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce are celebrating an incredible breakthrough as their membership figure reaches 900.
A total of 900 businesses across the Stoke-on-Trent, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Moorlands and Stafford areas are now supported by the chambers, and over …

Trevor Francis, Glynn Purnell, Jasper Carrot … photographic exhibition puts famous sons of Birmingham centre stage…

June 1, 2015 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Trevor Francis, Glynn Purnell, Jasper Carrot … photographic exhibition puts famous sons of Birmingham centre stage…
Glynn Purnell, Michelin starred owner of Birmingham restaurant Purnell's

Celebrity chef and restauranteur Glynn Purnell will join a host of well-known Birmingham names next month when he is highlighted as part of a photography exhibition hosted by Birmingham City University.
Photographed and curated by Birmingham …

IoD to provide Chartered Director training in West Midlands…

April 22, 2015 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on IoD to provide Chartered Director training in West Midlands…
IoD to provide Chartered Director training in West Midlands…

The Institute of Directors (IoD) has announced it will commence running its internationally-renowned Chartered Director training and development courses in Birmingham this summer.  The decision by one of the UK’s foremost business organisations is which …

Movie magic comes to Birmingham Conservatoire…

April 22, 2015 – 6:20 am | Comments Off on Movie magic comes to Birmingham Conservatoire…
Chris Houlding, Conductor of Birmingham Conservatoire’s Pops Orchestra

Students and graduates from Birmingham Conservatoire are to transport music fans from Hogwarts to a galaxy far away next week, as they bring film scores to life with a live symphony orchestra.

Glide Utilities Rapid Expansion – Local Firm set to Inspire Britain…

April 20, 2015 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Glide Utilities Rapid Expansion – Local Firm set to Inspire Britain…
Glide team at 2014 awayday

Birmingham based company Glide Utilities, which specialises in providing bill sharing solutions, has been listed in the London Stock Exchange’s ‘1,000 companies to inspire Britain’ and not just for its ability to remove the stress …

Electrical firm powers ahead with £800,000 from Finance Birmingham…

April 17, 2015 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Electrical firm powers ahead with £800,000 from Finance Birmingham…
(l-r) Tony Round (Chairman, On-Power), Ian Fairclough (Investment Director, Finance Birmingham), Jonathan Billingham (Managing Director, On-Power)

ON-POWER Electrical Services – which has offices in Wolverhampton and Birmingham – has secured £800,000 of working capital from Finance Birmingham, a national provider of funding to SMEs.
The finance will be used to fund ON-POWER’s …

New Fabrick for Birmingham’s Digbeth as images of first residential square are unveiled…

April 17, 2015 – 7:20 am | Comments Off on New Fabrick for Birmingham’s Digbeth as images of first residential square are unveiled…
Fabrick - exterior, final draft

City property investors Seven Capital today unveil the name and CGI images of what will be the first ever residential square in Birmingham’s creative quarter.
The city’s historic Harrison Drape building on Bradford Street in Digbeth …

Compliance company the 200th to go through leadership scheme…

April 17, 2015 – 7:15 am | Comments Off on Compliance company the 200th to go through leadership scheme…
Martyn Jupp, Chief executive of Veriserv

A Burntwood firm has become the 200th company to go through an innovative coaching and mentoring programme.
Veriserv, based on Burntwood Business Park, will benefit from great200leaders – a programme delivered by Birmingham City Council and …

Cameron’s fetish for housing numbers pays little attention to community needs, argues town planning expert…

April 17, 2015 – 6:40 am | Comments Off on Cameron’s fetish for housing numbers pays little attention to community needs, argues town planning expert…
Alister Scott, Professor of Environmental and Spatial Planning

The current housing crisis cannot be resolved by simply building more homes, a Birmingham City University expert warns the Conservative Party as they launch their manifesto.
The focus needs to be on the future communities we …

Six month countdown to new John Lewis flagship in Birmingham begins…

April 17, 2015 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Six month countdown to new John Lewis flagship in Birmingham begins…
John Lewis - Birmingham New Street

John Lewis has started its six month countdown to the launch of its flagship Birmingham shop, which will open its doors in September.
The 250,000 sq ft department store will be the anchor tenant of the …

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