NEW MUSIC VIDEO BY YOUNG BIRMINGHAM ARTIST HIGHLIGHTS OPPORTUNITIES FOR ARTS INVESTMENT

COMMUNITIES BREATHE IS A POWERFUL NEW VIDEO COMPRISING OF SPOKEN WORD PERFORMANCES SHOT ON LOCATION AT PLACES AND SPACES ACROSS NORTH BIRMINGHAM. CREATED BY BIRMINGHAM (GALLERY 37) ARTIST TARJU LE’SANO, COMMUNITIES BREATHE CELEBRATES COMMUNITY HOTSPOTS INCLUDING THE LIGHTHOUSE YOUNG PEOPLE’S...

It’s official – South and City and Bournville College is the best FE College...

Staff and students at South and City College Birmingham and at Bournville College are celebrating after receiving ‘Good’ Ofsted grade across all areas, just fifteen months after the merger. The college, with campuses in six locations across...

Apprenticeships are plummeting because of Apprenticeship Levy, says FMB

Apprenticeship starts are falling because of the Apprenticeship Levy which needs to be made more flexible, according to the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). The FMB’s reaction is in response to statistics published today by the Department for Education, which...

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...

Students’ racing car takes to Silverstone track for international competition

Students will race a car they designed and built themselves in a prestigious international competition at Silverstone this weekend. Coventry University’s Phoenix Racing team will take to the famous track less than a week after it was the scene of...

Santa Fe Shooting Sabika Sheikh Laid To Rest

The funeral of a Pakistani student Sabika Sheikh who was killed in Santa Fe Texas school shooting has taken place in Karachi. Sabika Sheikh, 17, was among the eight students and two teachers who were killed in the attack on...

Councils Mix -Up with Secondary School Places left Families in Fury

Birmingham City Council have apologised for offering more than 20 ten and 11-year-olds places at their first choice secondary school have had their offers withdrawn after a council mix-up A total of 25 Year Six pupils were told they had secured place at Ark...

New Centre for Sikh and Panjabi Studies launched at the University of Wolverhampton

The University of Wolverhampton has launched a new Centre for Sikh and Panjabi Studies which will be the first of its kind in the UK. The new Centre was officially launched by Dr Satinder Sartaaj, renowned Punjabi singer and poet,...

University of Birmingham officially opens new campus in Dubai

The University of Birmingham has officially opened its campus in Dubai - becoming the first global top 100 and UK Russell Group university to establish a campus in this rapidly developing international education hub. University of Birmingham Principal and Vice-Chancellor...

Joseph Chamberlain College Celebrate Outstanding Achievement

Joseph Chamberlain College are delighted to have their commitment to excellence publicly recognised, having been rated Outstanding across all areas in their recent Ofsted inspection under a framework that is far more rigorous than previous inspections. The College’s fantastic...