West Midlands Safari Park Celebrate first Rhino Birth in 10 Years

After a lengthy pregnancy of 16 months, first time mum, six year old Ailsa, gave birth to the long awaited new arrival on Good Friday, 25th March. This is the first baby rhino to be born at the tourist...

Aston arts center The Drum to close its Doors for Good

"We understand this is a challenging and distressing time." The Drum Arts Center in Aston, which originally planned to undergo a major extension, is set to close its doors in June after a staggering 22 years unless a new source...

An Immigration Debate with a Unique Creative Twist

Taking place at 6pm, 6 April 2016, at the Bordesley Centre, the debate and interactive art-piece is intended to provoke in-depth conversation on one of contemporary Britain’s most divisive issues: immigration. The event offers a unique take on the standard...

Sparkhill Smashes National Trend

The independent shopping capital of Britain has been announced and it is none other than Birmingham’s very own Sparkhill. Containing more shops independently owned than anywhere else in the country, the area has beaten the national trend with almost 95%...

Sparkhill Bus-Stop Banksy

We’re all used to the dull daily commute, but travellers at one bus stop in Birmingham were in for a surprise when a mysterious artist brightened up their view. An unidentified artist has turned the number two and three bus...

Saltley Scrapyard Fire Cause Identified

After further investigations, the Saltley blaze that occurred on Tuesday afternoon, at the ERM site, is said to have been started accidently by a stray spark. More than 17 fire-engines and over 100 fire-fighters were present at the scene to...

Safer Travel in Birmingham

“The public quite rightly expects to be able to travel on buses, trams and trains without fear for their safety." Crimes on Trains, Buses and trams have reduced across Birmingham after live CCTV footage has been introduced. Crime Commissioner David Jamieson...

Adele Pays Tribute to Pakistan Bombing Victims

Donned as the world’s biggest star, Adele easily rivals her single-named predecessors. At the first of her four sold-out Birmingham show, the fabulous British diva proved that she could belt out a beautiful ballad as easily as she could...

Grieving Son Jailed

A grief-stricken son has been jailed for setting fire to his father’s home following a dispute over his mother’s ashes. Samat Sapaun was high on a number of drugs when he launched the arson attack, fleeing from the bungalow in...

Your Care, Connected!

Your Care Connected is a new system that will provide better, safer care – it could even save your life. Your Care Connected is a new system that will enable doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals working in hospitals to...