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Green-fingered pupils recognised in horticultural competition

Thursday, July 21st, 2016
Pupils from Lakey Lane Primary School received two prizes including edible plant in an interesting container and eco-garden design in a seed tray

Green-fingered pupils from across Birmingham schools have been recognised for their best fruit and vegetables at the annual Health for Life Schools’ Horticultural Show.  Pupils from 14 schools competed in […]


A great value summer of fun at Cadbury World

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016
Meet the characters at Cadbury World

There’s six weeks of great value Summer Holiday Family Fun to enjoy at Cadbury World from 16th July – 4th September…


The Ticket Factory secures eight major exhibition contracts

Thursday, July 14th, 2016
A previous exhibition ticketed by The Ticket Factory

Two of the UK’s largest exhibition organisers have switched their ticketing contracts to The Ticket Factory, along with six other shows in the last six weeks, making it the preferred choice for over half of the UK’s top 20 consumer shows.


Mondelez International recognised for its positive impact on local communities

Thursday, July 7th, 2016
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Mondelēz International has been recognised for its continuing positive impact on local communities at the Business in the Community Responsible Business Awards 2016. Mondelēz International achieved the Building Stronger Communities […]


Best-selling author helps honour teachers at national awards ceremony

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
ATT Teaching Awards

Best-selling author and educator, Professor Gervase Phinn, has helped to celebrate the talent of teachers across the UK as he hosted Academy Transformation Trust’s first ever national awards.   19 […]


New guide celebrates Birmingham’s independent retail scene

Monday, July 4th, 2016
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Birmingham’s thriving independent retail and leisure scene is being celebrated with the launch of a unique guide, designed by the city’s top creative talent. Over 20 artists, illustrators and photographers […]


South Birmingham primary schools celebrate healthy living

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
St Clement's Primary School

More than 150 pupils from across South Birmingham schools gathered to celebrate healthy living as part of the Health for Life in primary schools programme. Held at Edgbaston Cricket Ground […]


Schools win for ‘meal in a barrow’ at BBC Gardeners’ World Live

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
Chandos Primary School won an award at this year's BBC Gardeners' World Live

35 schools from Birmingham’s Health for Life programme have been recognised for their commitment to healthy living at this year’s BBC Gardeners’ World Live…


A terrace for all seasons at Marco Pierre White’s Steakhouse Bar and Grill Birmingham

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

One of Birmingham’s most popular roof terraces is set to become a destination whatever the weather, as work begins on Marco Pierre White’s Steakhouse Bar and Grill Birmingham conservatory. Closed […]


TACKLING THE EU REFERENDUM THROUGH A ‘DATA RAVE’

Friday, May 27th, 2016
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Eastside’s Millennium Point is set to host a data-driven ‘rave’ that will give young people, aged 16 and above, the chance to explore the EU Referendum through a series of […]


New faces and promotions at Rewired

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

We’re delighted to welcome Jake Malbasa to Rewired. Having undertaken an internship with us earlier this year, Jake quickly proved himself to be a valuable support across PR, social media […]


MILLENNIUM POINT TO HOST FUEL CELL CONFERENCE FOR THIRD YEAR

Monday, May 23rd, 2016
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Millennium Point has been selected to host the 2016 Fuel Cell & Hydrogen Technical Conference for the third year running.


CADBURY WORLD CREATES CHOCOLATE BUCKINGHAM PALACE FOR QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY

Thursday, May 19th, 2016
Jenny Malenoir and Gail Deeley, the chocolatiers who created the chocolate palace

A chocolate creation fit for a queen was delicately constructed by Cadbury World’s masterful chocolatiers, in honour of Her Majesty’s 90th birthday…


Rewired wins communications brief from Black and White Hospitality

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016
L-R, Natalie Merrix, Ruth Pipkin and Lisa O'Keeffe of Rewired PR

    Birmingham based Rewired PR has been appointed by Black and White Hospitality as its retained communications agency to support the company’s business growth in the West Midlands. The […]


Local student wins university degree to pursue career in engineering

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
Judith Armstrong, CEO at Millennium Point with Abigail Lavercombe, winner of Young Innovator Prize 2016

One talented student has been awarded the Millennium Point Trust Young Innovator Prize – an initiative which has secured them a place on a sponsored undergraduate degree at Birmingham City University in the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment (CEBE).


Millennium Point selected to exhibit national award-winning images

Thursday, March 17th, 2016
Millennium Point host Wellcome Image Awards

Eastside’s Millennium Point has been chosen as one of 15 worldwide venues to exhibit a selection of award-winning images from the Wellcome Image Awards 2016 – a ceremony that rewards the creators of the best science-imaging talent and techniques from across the world.


Millennium Point celebrates work of city’s renowned photographers

Thursday, February 25th, 2016
‘Hotel Images across Lake’ by Birmingham photographer Richard Southall – one of the photographers whose work is on display at Millennium Point

Millennium Point is playing host to a month-long exhibition celebrating the work of four specialist Birmingham photographers and their unique approach to image making and creative expression.


Retail Birmingham backs Birmingham hero

Friday, February 12th, 2016
Dave Heeley will be launching his first book, Light to Dark, at Waterstones High Street in Birmingham City Centre

Retail Birmingham, the city’s Business Improvement District, has partnered with flagship book store, Waterstones, to support the book launch of Birmingham hero, Dave Heeley.


CROFTS & ASSINDER EXHIBITS NEW RANGES AT ZOW

Monday, February 8th, 2016
Crofts & Assinder will be showcasing 34 product ranges at ZOW, including its new Marlborough range  (pictured)

Crofts & Assinder, one of the UK’s premium handle and architectural fittings producers, is preparing to showcase 34 ranges and more than 140 products next month at the exclusive furniture industry and interior design show, ZOW.


THE SEARCH IS ON FOR REGION’S NEXT YOUNG INNOVATOR

Thursday, February 4th, 2016
Last year’s Young Innovator Prize winner, Malik Sheryar from St Alban’s Academy. Malik was awarded a sponsored undergraduate degree at Birmingham City University in the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment (CEBE).

Students from across the Midlands could win a life changing prize, as the search officially begins for the region’s most talented young innovators.

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