Award-Winning Birmingham Coffee Shop Launches New Mobile Service

Temple Row’s Six Eight Kafé, recently named the city’s best café in the Birmingham Mail’s Brummies’ Choices Awards for the second time, has gone mobile with its new ‘Business Class’ venture. Businesses can hire the full Six Eight barista experience...

West Coast Main Line Cuts Dispute

The Government has promised to listen to apprehensive West Coast Main Line commuters after it announced controversial plans to cut services to Coventry, Rugby, the Black Country and Birmingham International. Rail Minister Claire Perry said: “The Department for Transport have...

Solihull to Zimbabwe

A courageous student at Solihull Sixth Form College will be flying to Zimbabwe this coming summer to volunteer with the ICS (International Citizen Service). Ibrahim Rashid is taking a gap year after finishing his A Levels and will be going...

Community Iftar

Highfield Hall organised a Community Iftaar in partnership with near neighbours, Amiera Foundation and TOC-H welcoming the Syrian Refugees into the community. As it is their first Ramadhan in their new homes without their families and love ones. We felt so...

Islamic School Promoting Extremist Views

Ofsted inspectors gave Darul Uloom Islamic High School in Birmingham an unexpected visit after having formerly rated the school as “inadequate”. Inspectors said that the pupils of the school were not being protected from “extreme views”. The school overruled former Ofsted...

Emotive Handbags

A Birmingham City University (UK) fashion student has her sights set on revolutionising the world with her futuristic handbag designs. Madhura Kulkarni, from Nashik, in the northwest Indian region of Maharashtra, has created an LED emoji-inspired handbag which she hopes...

Asian Beauty Pageant UK 2016 Winners Announced

Star Media and Marketing Ltd hosted the Asian Beauty Pageant UK- one of the largest, impartial and most influential beauty pageants in the UK. Since its inception, the team has been dedicated to promoting Asian cultural heritage, international cultural...

Punch CEO Highly Commended For Leadership in Social Responsibility

AMMO TALWAR MBE, CEO of music development agency PUNCH RECORDS, has accepted an INSTITUTE OF DIRECTORS (IoD) commendation for LEADERSHIP IN CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY at their DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR awards. The award was made during a gala event at...

Students Shortlisted as Finalists in National Employability Competition

Three teams of students from Walsall College will be heading to London to compete for the chance to be crowned the winner of the national Champion of Champions employability competition. The teams are three of eight that have been shortlisted...

‘Faith Healer’ Jailed For £145,000 Fraud

A Birmingham man who claimed to be a successful faith healer and defrauded several women of around £145,000 was jailed for seven and a half years at Birmingham Crown Court today (16 June 2016). Abdoulie Gassama, of Slade Road, Erdington, pleaded guilty...