Birmingham Engineer Creates Innovative Minecraft Teaching Tool

Birmingham engineer Gbenga Oludotun, the principle engineer at Birmingham professional services consultancy WSP/Parsons Brinckerhoff, has created a new way of teaching people about the world of engineering. Oludotun’s creation uses the widely popular online game Minecraft and gives players, in...

Midlands Companies Feature in ‘Times’ Listing

The annual Sunday Times HSBC Top Track 100 league table ranks the top 100 British companies with the biggest sales. Regular name include Virgin Atlantic, Dyson and Clarks. A total of 16 Midlands Companies have appeared on the list, the...

Musical Sensation Rahat Fateh Ali Khan Coming to Ricoh Arena

The singing star is to perform all his greatest hits live at Coventry’s Ricoh Arena on August 12th at 6pm. Khan is to perform at a number of shows this year, with Ricoh Arena being his only Midlands destination. Khan...

Upcoming Rio Olympics Scandals

The Olympics are set to kick off August 5th. Spanning almost three weeks, the legendary games are to feature all the biggest names in sport, including Usain Bolt, Jessica Ennis and Michael Phelps. However, the games are sparking worries after...

NADAR FILMS AND RHYTHM BOYZ ENTERTAINMENT PRESENT BAMBUKAT

Release Date: 29th July Cast:  Ammy Virk, Binnu Dhillon, Simi Chahal, Sheetal Thakur, Sardar Sohi, Hobby Dhaliwal​, Karamjit Anmol Directed By: Pankaj Batra Produced By: Amiek Virk, Karaj Gill Music: Jatinder Shah   Distributor – Urban Vibez​ Rentrak​- 210057 ​BBFC: Awaiting​ ​Run Time: Awaiting  ​Language: Punjabi   Download music: https://we.tl/qu6mmCX5EJ First Promo...

Axe-wielding Teenager Maims 4 in Germany

A 17 year old Afghan refugee has injured four passengers, leaving two in critical condition, in an axe and knife attack. Fourteen people are being treated for shock. This attack comes just days after the Nice lorry attack which...

New Transport Secretary Supports HS2

Grayling has calmed worries that the new Tory government under Theresa May would see the High Speed Rail plans scrapped. The highly controversial plan is to build a new rail linking London and Birmingham. It was feared the project would...

Birmingham Man Wins £1m on Euro 2016 bet

Daman Chick, 32, from Birmingham has won £1m after his bet that Portugal striker Eder, real name Éderzito António Macedo Lopes, would score the first goal of the Portugal v France game came true. Eder, who was an outsider bet,...

New Speed Camera Locations

As part of a £600,000 pilot scheme aimed to reduce accidents, seven new speed cameras are set to pop up around Birmingham. The locations are to be the seven worst accident prone spots. Locations include: Hagley Road, Newton Road, Bristol...

Driving Test Changes

The driving test will be undergoing numerous changes as a way to make the test more realistic and better prepare new learning drivers. Set to be scrapped is the reversing around a corner manoeuvre which is being swapped for...