Sunday, June 25, 2017

New All Day Dining Hot Spot Shakes Up Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter

After much anticipation The Button Factory is set to transform the former Vertu Bar in the heart of Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter. Opening this June following a multi million pound redevelopment, the exciting space will invite guests to a unique...

National Sea Life Centre Celebrations

5th July marked The National Sea Life Centre Birmingham’s 20th anniversary and to celebrate, the attraction offered some fantastic deals and launched its #IGrewUpWithSeaLife campaign. The first 100 people who visited received the 1996 entry price of £5.95 with a...

John Lewis Boss to Run for West Midlands Mayor

Andy Street, the managing director of John Lewis, is confirmed to be "interested in running" for the office of Mayor of the West Midlands. Street, Birmingham born, currently chairs a body that handles economic growth in the West Midlands and has...

Religious Hate On The Rise

The Home Office has released shocking new figures which reveal that religious hate crime has almost doubled in the West Midlands in the last year. West Midlands Police reported 87 offences committed in 2013-2014, which jumped to 163 in the...

Saima Ahmed said to have Passed through Birmingham before being found Dead on Golf...

Police forces are trying to demystify the movements Of Saima Ahmed, a woman who passed through Birmingham before being found dead on a golf course in Edinburgh. After a detailed forensic examination of the area, officers confirmed the identity...

History…On The Move with Shobana Jeyasingh

Hip hop and classical Indian dance – the two styles could not be more different. But look beneath the surface and you’ll discover a shared history rooted in the dark realities of a past forged by colonial migration, labour...

Nominations and Launch Party for MAWA!

The closing date for the Midlands Asian Wedding Awards is fast approaching on the 29th September, but there’s still time for you to get your nominations in. Be sure to visit  www.mawawards.co.uk/nominate/ to check out the various categories. Monsoon Venue...

Bordesley Green Primary to Provide Clean Water for Needy Communities

Pupils at Bordesley Green Primary School have been digging deep this Ramadan and challenging themselves to provide clean water for as many people as possible. The youngsters raised a total of £2,100 which has been donated to international humanitarian...

Doctors Fail To Diagnose Cancer Resulting In Death

A Birmingham entrepreneur died from a brain tumour after doctors repeatedly failed to diagnose the cancer. 65-year-old, Prem Bedi, the father of two, was diagnosed with the tumour four months before he passed away. Mr Bedi’s widow, Shashi, of Wylde Green,...

Missing Shop Owner Found Dead in Own Car Boot

West Midland Police launch investigation after the body of missing shop owner, Tanveer Iqbal, was found in the boot of his own car on Portland Road in Edgbaston. The 33-year-old was reported missing on Monday afternoon, after not being...