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Local schools awarded at Health for Life celebration event

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
Hall Green Infant and Nursery School

  26 schools from across Birmingham have achieved the Health for Life award at an event held in the city’s grand Council House. Attended by Deputy Lord Mayor Cllr Mike […]


CROFTS & ASSINDER SHOWCASE 2015 RANGE AT GERMAN EXHIBITION

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
Crofts & Assinder will be showcasing 10 new product ranges at ZOW, including its Cheltenham and Weymouth range (pictured)

Crofts & Assinder, one of the UK’s premium handle and architectural fittings producers, is preparing to showcase its new range of products this February at the exclusive furniture industry and […]


SMALL BUSINESSES ACROSS THE WEST MIDLANDS TO BENEFIT FROM FREE GROWTH PROGRAMME

Thursday, January 1st, 2015
aston centre for grwoth

A new programme to support small businesses across the West Midlands has been launched by the Aston Centre for Growth at Aston University.

The Aston Programme for Small Business Growth will run from February – June 2015 and is currently inviting applications from small business leaders across the region.


15th year on the streets for St Basils

Monday, December 22nd, 2014
David Smith_St Basils

A Bournville based employee from local treat provider, Mondelēz International experienced a night on the streets for the 15th year in a row to raise funds for homeless charity, St […]


SOLIHULL PUPILS RAISE RECORD FIGURE FOR CHARITY WEEK

Monday, December 15th, 2014
Junior school fundraising activity

Junior School pupils at Solihull School have raised over £6800 as part of its Charity Week – a record figure for the Junior School’s annual fundraising event which is now in […]


Winning Photograph Reflects City in Stunning New Light

Thursday, December 11th, 2014
L TO R: Reflections photography competition winner, Tom Poole and Mario Flanagan, general manager at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham

The winning entry of a citywide photography competition will be displayed in the reception of the newly refurbished luxury Hyatt Regency Birmingham hotel on Broad Street, it has been announced. […]


Hyatt Regency Birmingham invites guests to make a wish come true for Birmingham Children’s Hospital

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014
Hyatt Regency Birmingham and BCH

Hyatt Regency Birmingham is offering guests the chance to add a sprinkle of magic for patients at Birmingham Children’s Hospital this Christmas.   As part of the hotel’s support to […]


Millennium Point set to HO-HO-host festive films for all

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

With December only around the corner, Millennium Point’s Giant Screen is hosting a range of festive films to get visitors into the Christmas spirit.   Millennium Point’s Christmas Season officially […]


Back to school with thestudio

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014
The Classroom

Every day’s a school day as we continue to learn new things, but it’s time to put it into practice as you head back to The Classroom with thestudio.


MILLENNIUM POINT EXPLORES LIVING BEYOND A CENTURY

Monday, November 24th, 2014

Millennium Point has been chosen as the Birmingham venue to host a four-day interactive exhibition which explores living to 100-years-old.   Organised by the Centre for Population Change (CPC), the […]


The magic of Christmas at Cadbury World

Thursday, November 20th, 2014
Snow White and the Chuckle Beans at Cadbury World - hi res

This year will see the brand new ‘Snow White and the Chuckle Beans’ take to the stage for a series of enchanting performances, as part of the attraction’s Christmas Celebration Weekends. Taking place every weekend from Saturday 22nd November right up until Christmas, Cadbury World will be spreading some festive cheer with a whole host of themed activities for all ages to enjoy.


MILLENNIUM POINT INVESTS IN BIRMINGHAM’S FUTURE

Friday, November 7th, 2014

Eastside’s Millennium Point Trust has officially launched its brand new Young Innovator Prize initiative.   Unveiled to the city region’s VIPs on Thursday 6th November at Millennium Point, the initiative […]


THE HYATT UNVEILS ITS NEW LOOK TO BIRMINGHAM’S VIPs

Friday, November 7th, 2014
The official opening of the bistro and bar with Mario Flanagan (general manager) and Michael Gray (area director of UK and Ireland).

Ladies and Gentlemen of Birmingham were treated to an evening of drinks, canapés and revelry at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham launch event last week.   On Thursday 6th November, the […]


A 3D look at thestudio

Monday, October 27th, 2014
3D plan of thestudio Birmingham

An innovative meeting and event space in the heart of Birmingham and Manchester has enlisted the help of a recent graduate to offer a unique look at the options available for conference organisers.


Birmingham Ormiston Academy student shines in Peaky Blinders cast

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
BOA student Harry Kirton stars as Finn Shelby in Peaky Blinders_FINAL

A star-in-the-making from Birmingham Ormiston Academy (BOA) is relishing his role in the popular television series Peaky Blinders, after a successful open audition earlier this year.


Cadbury World creates Library of Birmingham model for 1st Birthday celebrations

Monday, October 6th, 2014
Cadbury Library

The talented team of chocolatiers at Cadbury World has once again shown off its impressive skills by immortalising a Birmingham landmark, having crafted the one year old Library of Birmingham […]


Queens proves to be quite a catch at official launch

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
Owner Joe Singh with staff at the launch of Queens

Queens has brought a unique fish & chip dining experience to Gloucester, with the launch of the new sit down restaurant. The restaurant was officially opened by local MP Richard […]


Birmingham Ormiston Academy launches Old Rep Theatre

Monday, September 8th, 2014
(l-r) Sir Albert Bore and Gaynor Cheshire.

Birmingham Ormiston Academy (BOA) re-launched Birmingham’s Old Rep Theatre with an exclusive evening of student performances at the iconic city venue.


New #Nutnominate campaign aims to raise awareness of testicular cancer

Thursday, September 4th, 2014
Nutnominate

On 9th September 2014 at 9am,a new social media campaign, #Nutnominate, is set to launch!


Henry Wong raises £2,000 for local hospice

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
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Popular Cantonese restaurant Henry Wong in Harborne has raised over £2000 with a food and wine pairing masterclass held in aid of local charity, Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice.

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