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    Socially-minded bank claims Chamber’s top award

    Unity Trust Bank – a key part of the Birmingham business landscape for nearly 40 years – is celebrating after winning the Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce Business of the Year award. The Brindleyplace bank, which also won the Contribution...

    Council Planning Go-Ahead For BBC’s New Digbeth HQ

    BBC Birmingham's move to a new state-of-the-art headquarters in Digbeth moved a significant step closer today, as The Tea Factory was given the green light by Birmingham City Council planners. Last summer the BBC announced plans to move out its...

    Asian Business Chamber appoints new president

    Omar Rashid was appointed president of the Asian Business Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) at the organisation’s annual general meeting. The AGM was held yesterday at Chamber House in Edgbaston, with the attendance of members and guests. Neelam Afzal, partner and employment...

    PRIDE OF BIRMINGHAM AWARDS 2023: WINNERS HONOURED FOR AWE-INSPIRING ACHIEVEMENTS

    The BirminghamLive Pride of Birmingham Awards with TSB returns for 2023 on Monday 6 March at The Great Hall, University of Birmingham, to celebrate ordinary Brummies doing extraordinary things. The star-studded awards ceremony, hosted by presenter and actor, Kym...

    COACH WHO USES FOOTBALL TO GET YOUNG PEOPLE OFF THE STREETS AMONG WINNERS

    A football coach who set up her own team to help get young people off the streets and offer support to her community has been recognised with a TSB Community Hero Award at the Pride of Birmingham Awards 2023....

    TECH START-UP LAUNCHES AI-SOLUTION TO LEVEL-UP CLIENT ENGAGEMENT

    A new Birmingham-based tech start-up, Supabite, has launched a human-centric product with AI at its heart, in a bid to take on the Silicon Valley giants. With a vision to support businesses that are building customer-focussed brands, Supabite has...

    Royal recognition for life-long Bears fan and youth cricket coach

    A life-long Bears fan has been honoured by the Prince of Wales for his dedicated community work during the Covid pandemic and contribution to youth cricket coaching. Tariq Ali – who’s spent 20 years volunteering to help children in the...

    Get ready for a bigger and better Ramadan with Asda

    This year, Asda is celebrating its biggest Ramadan yet with 150 new product lines, more great deals and an easier shopping experience than ever before across the store. As the holy month approaches, Asda is making it easier for customers...

    Birmingham’s Ex Lord Mayor Accused of Bribery

    Birmingham’s former lord mayor Mohammed Afzal is facing investigation for election bribery for handing gifs to voters during his campaign. Labour politician Mr Afzal, 78, brought legal action seeking to overturn a result in council elections held in May last year. Mr...

    NEW AWARDS LAUNCH TO RECOGNISE INSPIRATIONAL YOUNG PEOPLE ACROSS THE REGION

    Nominations have opened for the inaugural Inspirational Youth Awards, a ceremony dedicated to honouring exceptional young people from across the West Midlands. Taking place on 29 April 2023, the awards will recognise individuals aged between 16 and 25, who...