BIRMINGHAM TRANSPLANT ATHLETE BACKED TO GO FOR GOLD AT THE WORLD TRANSPLANT GAMES

An athlete from Birmingham has received the vital funding he needs to take part in the World Transplant Games 2019, which take place in NewcastleGateshead from 17-24 August 2019. Saad Abdul Qayyum is one of four funded athletes selected to...

Bootcamp Media to host Michelin fundraiser for local hospice

Birmingham-based SME, Bootcamp Media, will be hosting a popular networking lunch at Simpsons restaurant this month (JULY) to help raise vital funds for Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice. The digital marketing agency will be hosting the next ‘Phoenix Business Lunch’ at...

England’s First Win in The World Cup

What a season of Cricket it has been with 45 days and 48 matches and England winning the world cup for the first time after beating New Zealand in an emotional and electric atmosphere at The Oval. This might just...

Targeted Attack on Sparkhill Murder

The community of Sparkhill are in shock after a man was murdered in the area. Malik Hussain, 35, from Small Heath was stabbed to death on Baker Street at around 11.20pm on Friday, July 12. West Midlands Police believe Malik Hussain...

METRO BANK BRINGS THE BANKING REVOLUTION TO BIRMINGHAM

New seven-day-a-week banking experience to open in city centre: Creates 25 new jobs for the local community 4,500 safe deposit boxes available Metro Bank, the revolution in British banking, is set to open a brand-new store in Birmingham this summer,...

BBC reporter who filmed her breast cancer diary speaking at a pioneering event

A BBC journalist who filmed her emotional journey battling breast cancer is among the keynote speakers at a pioneering event in the Midlands. Wolverhampton-born Satnam Rana, who is the arts and culture correspondent at BBC Midlands Today, was diagnosed with...

If you smoke on our site, even in your car, we will fine you...

'If you smoke ANYWHERE on our site you will be fined £50 - even in your car.' This was quoted by Midlands’s hospital trust warning patients and visitors. West Birmingham and Sandwell hospitals NHS trust has brought in a zero tolerance...

TOP OF THE CLASS! WEST MIDLANDS EDUCATION AWARDS: WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Last Friday (5th July), the annual Education Awards celebrated the outstanding contributions of those who are making a difference to the education sector in the West Midlands. The winners of the West Midlands Education Awards were unveiled at a glittering awards...

Two fixtures remaining, who will win?

India will take on Sri Lanka in Leeds, Headingley in Match No. 44. Australia will facade South Africa at Cricket Ground, Old Trafford in Manchester in Match No. 45. With one eye on the semis, as acknowledged by Dinesh Karthik, India...

SMASH HIT NATIONAL BHANGRA FESTIVAL 2019

We congratulate organizer Bobby Bola and his team at Culture Unite for another smash hit National Bhangra Festival which took place on Saturday 22nd June 2019 at the luxurious Regency Banqueting Suite, 265 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 9NA. This sell...

WMCA roadshows to showcase job and training opportunities

From fighting hackers with the latest cyber security techniques to programming robots, from learning a construction trade to gaining advanced manufacturing skills – the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is running a number of roadshows this month to inspire...

Exclusive Rolls-Royce worth £280k- ‘stolen’ from Birmingham Company

Officers swoop after posh motor spotted driving in front of police station Exclusive Rolls-Royce picked up as being stolen later on seized by automatic police number plate recognizer. As the exotic Rolls-Royce was pinched from a Birmingham company, the officers revealed...