Today’s Birmingham City Council meetings – October 13

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Click on the link below for details of today’s Birmingham City Council meetings.

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Media Watch – October 12

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Top Birmingham City Council Stories Former Lord Mayor is appointed to city cabinet (Sunday Mercury pge 24) A former Lord Mayor of Birmingham (Cllr Shafique Shah) has been appointed to the city council’s Labour cabinet taking over responsibility for community safety and social inclusion. Neighbours have their say on new planning policies (Birmingham Mail pge […]

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Media Watch – October 9

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Top Birmingham City Council Stories City council boss Rogers’ plea for level playing field (Birmingham Post) Birmingham City Council’s chief executive has called on central government to stop treating local authority officials “like children”. Instead, Mark Rogers wants to see a “level playing field” between local government and Whitehall. Rates revolution (Municipal Journal pge 1) […]

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Aishah turns to adult education to make a difference

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Having fled persecution in Afghanistan, Aishah Saried turned to Birmingham Adult Education Service so she could one day return to make a difference.

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Statement: Cllr James McKay

By on 06/10/2015 in Leader, News with 0 Comments

Statement regarding the resignation from the Cabinet of Cllr James McKay.

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Protect your unborn baby: Book a flu jab now

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Birmingham mums-to-be are being urged to book a free flu jab to protect themselves and their unborn babies this winter.

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Sign-up for our new WhatsApp updates

By on 05/10/2015 in Improvement Plan, News with 0 Comments

If you use mobile messaging app WhatsApp, why not sign-up for Birmingham City Council news updates from Birmingham City Council?

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Media Watch – October 5

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Top Birmingham City Council Stories Michelin stars are icing on the cake for the Yummy Brummies (Observer pge 12 feature) Time was when Birmingham’s most celebrated association with food was Spaghetti Junction. It was not a place for gourmets. Indeed, many of its residents could hardly afford to eat out. “In the late 1970s Birmingham […]

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Stephen Rimmer: Our children are safer now

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Whitehall Director General Stephen Rimmer is confident children in the West Midlands are safer now than they were when he moved to the region two years ago.

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Good mental health should start in the classroom

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Cabinet Member for Health and Social Care, Cllr Paulette Hamilton, reflects on reports that a rising number of students are experiencing mental health issues.

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