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Bank Cashier Stole £56k from Elderly Customer

A Halifax bank cashier has escaped being jailed after transferring over £56,000 from an elderly dementia sufferer he had targeted. Nasir Haider, 30, of Stratford Road, Hall Green made transactions into his own accounts over a three year period to...

Family Don’t Feel Safe Move out of Birmingham

A young family who lived in Great Barr decided to pack up and move out of Birmingham because they don't feel safe. Kiran Kaur, 23, and her husband, who wants to remain anonymous with their one-year-old son are living with...

Award winning DJ Dips set to release his 15 track album Desi as F**k

London based DJ dips is set to release his album 19th October worldwide. The 15 track album features the vocals of Badal Talwan and also features Roach Killa on the follow up to last years monster release ‘Yaaria’.  The album has...

£500k Family Home Faces Demolition

A family home of seven that recently had a new build is set to be demolished for being 75cm too tall. The property, on the edge of Stoke-on-Trent, owned by owner Asif Naseem was supposed to only be two storeys...

Improving Lives Through Art

A couple who moved from India to Derby had a dream to improve people’s lives through art. Nine years on Ruchita Shaikh and her husband Zahir have reached out to thousands with their creative, city-based charity, Artcore. The charity runs regular...

Birmingham welcomes prospective Indian partners to ‘clean cold’ gathering

The University of Birmingham welcomed environmentalists and industrialists in India to a key event exploring ways of advancing the use of ‘clean cold’ technology to meet in a sustainable way the rising demand for cooling. Representatives from the University’s Indian...

DIWALI PUPPET PARADE AND PERFORMANCE EXTRAVAGANZA

A fascinating new Diwali spectacle comes to the city of Leicester on November 2. Brought to you by Inspirate’s An Indian Summer (AIS), the show will bring a contemporary twist to the story of Diwali. A giant Puppet parade...

NEW MENTAL HEALTH CAMPAIGN LAUNCHES IN THE WEST MIDLANDS

* PHE launches new campaign encouraging people to look after their mental health as they do physical health. * Nearly three quarters of people in the West Midlands say they experience one or more feelings of anxiety, low mood, stress...

Kinkou put the wow into Aluna’s New Food Menu

Aluna’s new food menu is on fire! Now that it’s had the magic touch of London consultancy Kinkou.The team behind Kinkou have trained worldwide, in London, New York The team behind Kinkou have trained worldwide, in London, New York The team...

SME News Award and more charitable endeavours cap off a great year for Birmingham’s...

Bootcamp Media has been recognised as “Birmingham’s Best Marketing & Web Design Agency” in the 2018 SME News UK Enterprise Awards. Based in Birmingham’s beautiful Jewellery Quarter, Bootcamp Media is a team of creative, driven individuals who excel at web...

CALL FOR MORE LOCAL SUPPORT

ART Business Loans (ART) was delighted to welcome the Secretary General of Co-operatives UK, Ed Mayo, to its 21st AGM, held at Innovation Birmingham Campus on 28thSeptember.  In his keynote speech, Mr Mayo talked about the value of Community...

Student’s artwork takes off for India

A UK student at Birmingham City University has presented the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, and the Mayor of the West Midlands with an award-winning piece of art that will be hand-delivered to the Indian...