All Aboard the Taj Express

By Diane Parkes Audiences will be dancing out of Birmingham Hippodrome after they’ve watched the Bollywood musical Taj Express - promises its director and producer Shruti Merchant. The musical, which features the songs of A R Rahman, composer of the Oscar-winning...

NEWHAM UNDER THE STARS 2018 SET TO SHINE

Some of the finest South Asian music talent will perform at Central Park, East Ham in London on August 17 as part of the annual Newham Under The Stars event. One of the summer’s biggest free music events will...

ONE DAY IN HARAM

International Humanitarian charity, Penny Appeal, are announcing a film tour, starting with the London showing of One Day in the Haram on September 7th. A documentary by critically acclaimed British Muslim filmmaker, writer, producer and director, Abrar Hussain, the...

Tea room and patisserie to be opened in Grand Central by a Great British...

A Great British Bake Off contestant is introducing a new tearoom and patisserie in Grand Central shopping centre, Birmingham City Centre, the shop will open at noon on Monday, August 6. Cocoa by Ali has been founded by Ali Imdad, who starred in...

How your recruitment strategy might be destroying your competitive advantage

I have heard from many of my friends how difficult they are finding it to engage with companies with job vacancies. Many organisations (particularly in the public sector) don't even acknowledge applications and fail to provide feedback. Obviously, I support...

Wow Zone are on track with their long-term expansion plan as they acquire stake...

For the digital marketing CEO’s of Wow, this is another step in their predetermined journey as Neely There is the second company they have added to the Wow Zone Group of Companies, in as many years. Last year’s addition...

Citizen Khan and Ackley Bridge star Adil Ray contacts police after abuse on social...

Citizen Khan star Adil Ray communicated with the police after a protruding Birmingham food blogger said: "Let's hang, draw and quarter him outside the Bullring."   The actor and broadcaster, from Yardley Wood, rejected suggestions the comment, posted on the @MeatOneVegBlog Twitter account,...

GROUNDBREAKING SIKH HERITAGE RESEARCH PROJECT RAISES OVER £13,000

Documentary will capture dying knowledge of Sikh musical history in India and Pakistan Wednesday 1st August, London - More than £13,000 has been raised for an exciting project to collect and immortalise the rich musical history of the Sikh faith. Kirit...

ELECTRI-CITIES! UK’S MOST ‘ELECTRIC CAR FRIENDLY’ TOWNS AND CITIES REVEALED

●     52% of car owners say they don’t expect to switch to an electric car soon because of the UK’s inadequate charging infrastructure^ ●     Poole, Dorset has the UK’s highest percentage of properties with private off-street parking, offering more electric car home charging...

HALF OF INSTAGRAM USERS IN THE WEST MIDLANDS FEEL DISSATISFIED WITH THEIR HOMES AS...

There are more people using Instagram for interiors inspiration than ever before, but 49 percent of Instagram users in the West Midlands feel dissatisfied with their homes after looking at images of other people’s houses on social media, a...