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Fake phone accessories firm prosecuted

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Bosses of a Birmingham phone accessories firm were given suspended prison sentences for selling fake phone covers, using registered trademarks without permission, at Birmingham Crown Court today (17 April 2015). Mohammed Akhtar, 47, director of Matrix Mobile Accessories Ltd, was sentenced to nine months’ imprisonment while the store’s manager Rizwan Begg, 23, received a six-month […]

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Media Watch – April 17

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Top Birmingham City Council Stories: Families have ‘low chance’ of winning appeal (Birmingham Mail) Education chiefs in Birmingham have warned parents planning to launch an appeal if their child missed out on the primary school of their dreams that their chance of winning is ‘very low’. Paradise Road Works (BBCWM) Kevin Hicks discussing upcoming road […]

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 Halal meat supplier fined for misleading customers

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A Birmingham man was ordered to pay £550 for misleading customers that meat sold at a Small Heath butcher’s was approved by the Halal Monitoring Committee (HMC), at Birmingham Crown Court today (16 April 2015). Mohammed Naseer, 39, who owns New Kashmir Halal Meat, on Coventry Road, Small Heath, pleaded guilty to two offences under […]

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Catering firm ordered to pay £1,900

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A Birmingham-based catering firm, which pleaded guilty to six offences under the Food Safety and Hygiene (England) Regulations 2008, was ordered to pay £1,900 at Birmingham Magistrates Court today (16 April 2015). Trishaz Treat Limited, based on Great Western Industrial Estate, Great Western Close, Winson Green, was ordered to pay £1,000 in fines and £900 towards […]

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Food trader ordered to pay £2,600

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A Birmingham food retailer, which pleaded guilty to three offences under the Food Safety and Hygiene (England) Regulations 2008, was ordered to pay £2,600 at Birmingham Magistrates Court today (16 April 2015). Spiceland Frozen Foods Ltd, based at 305 Birchfield Road, Perry Barr, was fined £1,800 and ordered pay £800 towards court costs. Birmingham City […]

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Life-saving health checks on offer at Vaisakhi Mela

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Visitors to one of the world’s largest Vaisakhi celebrations will be offered a potentially life-saving health ‘MOT’ later this month.

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Media Watch – 16 April

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Top Birmingham City Council stories ‘Stay away’ – drivers told to steer clear of traffic hell in Paradise (Birmingham Post and Birmingham Mail):  Coverage of the briefing on the next phase of Paradise Circus, as demolition work on the old Central Library is set to begin next month, with motorists being urged to avoid the […]

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Making Birmingham Greener and Healthier Awards 2015

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Birmingham’s Sustainability & Recycling Awards have changed – to become broader in appeal they have now become the Making Birmingham Greener and Healthier Awards

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Reception class 2015 intake – offers at 16 April 2015

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Reception 2015 intake – offers as at 16 April 2015   Birmingham Pupils 15,785 parent/carers submitted an application requesting a reception place for their child for September 2015 prior to the closing date of 15 January 2015 35,687 preferences were expressed 12,108 (77.4%) applications were made on-line* 13,375 (84.7%) were offered their first preferred school […]

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Organisational Improvement Action Plan Highlight Report April 2015

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Click here for the first monthly report on progress that the council is making against the Organisational Improvement Action Plan The Action Plan, which is externally monitored by the Birmingham Independent Improvement Panel, was created in response to the recommendations made by the Kerslake Review. Our work with the Birmingham Independent Improvement Panel

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