Saturday, April 29, 2017

New EU Tobacco Law

Tobacco companies have been ordered to sell cigarettes with the labeling on the packaging constrained to an average size, font and colour. All cigarette packs must contain at least 20 cigarettes to certify their size as well as health warnings...

Pavillions Paves way for New Primark

Premier shopping destination, Pavilions, closes it doors today for the final time after 29 years. The multiplex shopping centre will be converted into a large four storey Primark store, covering a staggering 150,000 sq ft, set to re-open in 2018. The...

Join the Celebration of Local Healthcare Innovation

The West Midlands Academic Health Science Network (WMAHSN) is inviting members of the public, patients and carers from across the region, as well as representatives from NHS organisations, academic institutions and industry, to join them at Celebration of Innovation...

Birmingham woman takes on Marathon challenge just two months after major heart surgery

A woman battling heart disease is taking on the British Heart Foundation’s (BHF) new MyMarathon challenge with her husband just two months after having major heart surgery, helping raise funds for the charity’s vital research. Kuljeet Jagdev from Birmingham was...

Locals Lodge Complaints about Lorry ‘Eyesore’

Branded as an ‘eyesore’ by the locals, 43-year-old Azam has no choice but to sell his converted delivery lorry or face further legal action, but most don’t know that there is more to the large vehicle, than meets the...

Roses set for Revamp!

“Holding the chocolate in your mouth and letting it melt slightly before you bite will allow for maximum flavour and the moment of enjoyment will last even longer." Cadbury’s Chocolate has been a long-selling staple in Birmingham’s confectionary history....

Nadiya Nails It!

The Great British Bake Off boasts some great success stories, none quite as remarkable as Nadia Hussain, who won the nation’s heart as well as the competition. The newly found national treasure, took on another great baking feat, when she...

Murdered by my Father’s Kiran Sonia Sawar: ‘Honour killings is an issue that needs...

There is a moment in BBC Three drama Murdered by my Father where London teen Salma, played by Kiran Sonia Sawar, flees from her father's imprisonment and jumps over the nearest balcony in her block of flats. While this...

Priti Patel MP says Vote Leave

“Freedom is never a gamble, we risk nothing by taking back control. That’s why I will Vote Leave on 23 June and would encourage you to do the same.” Employment Minister Priti Patel MP delivered a rousing speech focusing on...