Video: Food safety and hygiene tips – parts 1 to 4

By on 21/05/2015 in News, Video News with 0 Comments

With another bank holiday weekend on the horizon, people looking to enjoy a family picnic, barbecue or a roast dinner are being reminded that food safety and hygiene is an essential ingredient for any meal.  Tony Di Duca, Senior Environmental Health Enforcement Officer with Birmingham City Council, and David Hurlestone, Executive Head Chef at the […]

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Organisational Improvement Action Plan Highlight Report – May 2015

By on 19/05/2015 in Improvement Plan, News with 0 Comments

The second highlight report for the Organisational Improvement Action Plan is now available.

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FREE half-term fun in city parks

By on 19/05/2015 in Deputy Leader, News with 0 Comments

Looking for something to do with the kids over half-term? How about FREE football, rounders, badminton, cricket, archery, tennis and more?

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Birmingham scoops another Gold at Chelsea

By on 19/05/2015 in Culture, Deputy Leader, News with 0 Comments

Birmingham City Council has scooped Gold at the prestigious Chelsea Flower Show for the fourth year running for its spectacular display celebrating 300 years of Birmingham Cathedral.

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Improvement Panel to meet in public for first time

The Birmingham Independent Improvement Panel, which is monitoring the progress being made by Birmingham City Council in implementing its improvement programme, will meet in public on 11th June.

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New Cabinet confirmed

Birmingham City Council’s new Cabinet has been confirmed, with Cllr Paulette Hamilton named the new Cabinet Member for Health and Social Care.

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Ward End Park set for biggest ever summer of tennis

By on 15/05/2015 in News with 0 Comments

Great British Tennis Weekends will see courts in Ward End Park serve up free tennis for families over three weekends this summer The first Great British Tennis Weekend takes place this weekend with Ward End Park offering free family tennis from 2pm – 4pm on Saturday 16th May. Former Great Britain Number 1 tennis star […]

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Media Watch – May 15

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Top Birmingham City Council Stories Digbeth snooker club saw predators hiring out rooms to abuse underage girls, police report claims (Birmingham Mail) A Birmingham snooker club has been accused of operating as an underage sex den with customers “hiring out rooms” to groom and abuse girls. Police have also linked four missing children reports to […]

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Help us promote healthier lifestyles in Birmingham

By on 13/05/2015 in News with 0 Comments

Tackling the twin plagues of inactivity and obesity are among the key aims of a proposed new system aiming to promote healthier lifestyles in Birmingham.

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We must get tough on booze

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Birmingham Director of Public Health, Dr Adrian Phillips has backed calls for tougher measures to tackle the high rates of alcohol consumption in the UK.

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