Cho-ho-ho-colate Santa arrives at Cadbury World

Thursday, November 26th, 2015
Chocolatiers Gail Deeley and Jenny Malenoir, two of the chocolatiers who created the chocolate Santa

‘Yule’ be impressed with Cadbury World’s latest creation.


Monday, November 23rd, 2015
Crofts & Assinder has won the International Development award at The Midlands Family Business Awards. From L TO R: Will Sinclair, sales manager at Crofts & Assinder, judge Karen Reed from The Wilson Organisation and Alex Crofts, CEO of Crofts & Assinder

Crofts & Assinder, one of the UK’s premium handle and architectural fittings designers and producers, has won the International Development award at The Midlands Family Business Awards – a ceremony which aims to shine a light on the region’s great family businesses.

Christmas arrives in Birmingham as Santa’s grotto returns

Thursday, November 19th, 2015
Birmingham’s House of Fraser will be bringing Christmas to life with the arrival of Santa’s magical grotto

Birmingham’s House of Fraser will be bringing festive cheer to boys and girls across the region this Christmas with the arrival of Santa’s magical grotto.

Christmas magic at Cadbury World

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
Christmas at Cadbury World

There’s set to be magic and festive fun at Cadbury World this Christmas, as the popular attraction makes dreams come true with the return of its Christmas Celebration Weekends.

Christmas retail campaign set to boost city’s footfall

Thursday, November 12th, 2015
Retail Birmingham Christmas campaign

Birmingham’s shopping profile is set to be raised even further this festive period.

Mondelez International employees go to great efforts to support local community

Friday, November 6th, 2015
PicMonkey Collage

Bournville employees from the home of Cadbury have been busy giving back to their local community as part of Global Volunteer Month – a campaign which saw over 250 UK and Ireland employees spend more than 850 hours supporting their local communities during October.

SHOUT Festival brings short films to Millennium Point

Monday, November 2nd, 2015
Millennium Point’s Digital Frontiers programme will be screening titles in conjunction with Birmingham LGBT’s SHOUT Festival for the first time

Millennium Point’s regular programme of short films and animations, Digital Frontiers, is being taken over by SHOUT Festival of Queer Arts this November to bring Eastside visitors and residents a range of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) themed shorts.

Mailbox unveils the future of luxury retail in Birmingham

Thursday, October 29th, 2015
Mailbox Opening launch. Picture by Sam Bagnall

Birmingham’s premier lifestyle and retail destination has unveiled its iconic Urban Room.


Thursday, October 22nd, 2015
Representatives from The Chewing Gum Action Group (CGAG), highlight pieces of discarded gum, using fluorescent chalk, on the pavements of LondonÕs Oxford Street, to launch their national campaign to reduce gum litter. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday October 19, 2015. Now in its 10th year, the annual campaign sees representatives from the chewing gum industry, Government and environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy working with councils and Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) across the whole of the UK to develop local initiatives to reduce chewing gum litter. Photo credit: Gretel Ensignia/PA Wire

Campaign launches to change behaviour towards chewing gum disposal

Glynn Purnell’s Friday Night Kitchen raises £60,000 for Cure Leukaemia

Friday, October 9th, 2015
Glynn Purnell's Friday Night Kitchen for Cure Leukaemia

“GPFNK was even bigger and better this year”

Health for Life blossoms at horticultural show

Thursday, October 8th, 2015
Hort Show winners

Participants of Birmingham’s Health for Life in the community programme were invited to showcase their best home grown produce at the annual Birmingham Community Food Festival & Horticultural Show.

Mondelez International opens window of opportunity for unemployed youngsters thanks to nationwide campaign

Monday, October 5th, 2015
Unemployed youngsters gained an insight into the food industry after visiting Mondelēz International

A group of unemployed youngsters from Birmingham have gained a valuable insight into the food industry, after visiting Mondelēz International as part of a national campaign designed to improve employment prospects.

Renowned artists join together for spoken word performance at Millennium Point

Thursday, October 1st, 2015
Birmingham-based artist Abian Richards is one of four visual artists joining four of the UK’s leading spoken word artists for Diaspora Britain

Eastside’s Millennium Point is set to host a one-time event combining art, photography, and poetry as Diaspora Britain comes to Birmingham.

Boost for retailers at this year’s Style Birmingham Live

Thursday, October 1st, 2015
Style Birmingham Live

Shoppers flocked to the city centre and a number of stores saw increased footfall this weekend, with the return of Style Birmingham Live.

‘Crackling’ menu lined up for Glynn Purnell’s Friday Night Kitchen

Friday, September 25th, 2015
Glynn Purnell's Friday Night Kitchen

With just a week to go, ‘Yummie Brummie’ Glynn Purnell has announced the menu for Glynn Purnell’s Friday Night Kitchen (GPFNK).

John Lewis to open Style Birmingham Live

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Birmingham’s brand new flagship John Lewis store will open the catwalk show at this year’s Style Birmingham Live, organisers have revealed today.

Peaky Blinders set to appear at Style Birmingham Live

Monday, September 21st, 2015
Peaky Blinders

Iconic looks from the multi–award winning British drama series, Peaky Blinders, are set to wow visitors at this year’s Style Birmingham Live!

Lookers Vauxhall in touch with charity as it donates car

Friday, September 18th, 2015
L-R: Aldam Mills, Gina Iaqaniello and Sean Fletcher with the EDRU Vauxhall Mokka at Stowe School

Lookers Vauxhall in Star City has helped tackle a charity’s transport challenges, by donating a vehicle to England Deaf Rugby Union (EDRU).

Cadbury World characters reunite for a weekend of summer fun

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

There is only one place to be this weekend, as Cadbury World’s very own fantastic four pose for photos with visitors for their final summer reunion.

Birthday treat at Cadbury World for competition winner

Monday, September 14th, 2015
Natalie Taylor enjoys a birthday chocolatier experience at Cadbury World

It doesn’t get much sweeter than sharing your birthday with the nation’s most-loved chocolate attraction, but as Cadbury World celebrated its 25th anniversary on last month, one lucky winner got to join in with the party.