BIRMINGHAM HERITAGE WEEK 2019 EVENTS REVEALED Your Heritage. Your Stories. Your City. #BHeritageWeek

Eager heritage fans can now begin planning as the tremendous list of over 100 Birmingham Heritage Week events has launched and can be found at birminghamheritageweek.co.uk. The festival is back for 2019 and consists of 11 days of varied and...

New Camp Hill stations firmly on track with £15 million funding boost

It is full steam ahead for the construction of three new Birmingham rail stations following a £15 million funding boost from the Department for Transport. The funding is an important step in getting passenger services resumed on the Camp Hill...

Pensioner Dragged To The Ground

A pensioner was flung to the ground by a mugger who made a grab for her handbag and left the victim with a fractured shoulder. The horrific attack took place broad daylight attack on Tuesday 30 July. CCTV footage captured from...

BLINDED BY THE LIGHT HAS UK GALA SCREENING

Blinded By The Light, directed by Gurinder Chadha, celebrated its UK Gala Screening on Monday 29thJuly, at the Curzon Mayfair in London.  Gurinder Chadha and writer Sarfraz Manzoor, whose life the feel-good film is based on, graced the custom orange carpet, alongside the...

AN INDIAN SUMMER PRESENTS FIRST UK BOLLYWOOD OUTDOOR CINEMA TOUR

An outdoor screening of hit Bollywood film; Kuch Kuch Hota Hai will showcase across Leicester, London and Birmingham, three of the UK’s most diverse cities for the first time this August! The free screenings, which are expected to attract over...

Pakistan Military Plane Crashes Killing 18

A Pakistani military plane has crashed into a residential area killing at least 18 people, most of them on the ground. Troops and police cordoned off the residential area near the garrison city of Rawalpindi. Five soldiers, including two army pilots,...

Mayor to host intergenerational Cricket Cup at Edgbaston

Andy Street has announced that he is to host an intergenerational Cricket Cup at Edgbaston later this year in the wake of England’s thrilling World Cup triumph. The Mayor of the West Midlands, who is himself a big cricket fan,...

Dr Haseena Lockhat – Steps down as Chair of Mosaic WM after 12 years

Dr Haseena Lockhat talks about the importance of inspirational relatebale role models for the young as she steps down as chair of Mosaic-West Midlands. After 12 years at Mosaic WM, Dr Haseena Lockhat has taken the decision to step down...

BYSA PLAYERS AWARDS DINNER 2019

Birmingham Youth Sports Academy celebrating 17 years of voluntary contribution to community sports, but it does not stop there. 2019 End of Seasons Awards Dinner was held at Tipu Sultan, Birmingham were over 200 people attended the awards dinner...

Wolverhampton railway station development hits new heights

The Wolverhampton Interchange project has hit new heights this week with the completion of the roof on phase one of the new railway station. Contractors Galliford Try finished laying the foundations in February, following the demolition of the former British...