A West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) that has plans to become an economic powerhouse and attract investment, increase productivity and create thousands of jobs for the region, published its plans for the future.
Opening dates revealed for Birmingham New Street station and Grand Central The long-awaited opening dates for Birmingham New Street station and Grand Central have been confirmed. Birmingham New Street station, with its stunning atrium and huge concourse, will open its doors on Sunday 20 September. Grand Central, the shopping complex built above the station, complete […]
One of Birmingham’s most recognisable city centre landmarks is to be given a colourful new appearance this summer when it is filled with flowers and plants. The River fountain – known colloquially as ‘the Floozie in the Jacuzzi’ – in Victoria Square has not been fully operational since late 2013 due to a leak which […]
Sutton residents are reminded that they’ll receive ballot papers and background information through the post next week concerning the proposal for a Town Council. The consultative postal ballot takes place from 25 June to 16 July 2015 and is part of a wider consultation which has included conferences, round table discussions, feedback from residents, an […]