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SMEs praised for social value they provide

Small businesses that work with Birmingham City Council and other organisations have been recognised for the efforts they make to operate in an ethical and socially responsible way

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Archive: Budget Q&A webcast Jan 2016

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Archive: Budget Q&A webcast Dec 2015

The full video archive of our #BrumBudget16 webcast on December 15.

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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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Parking wardens in Birmingham get Living Wage

By on 16/02/2015 in Cllr Stacey, News with 0 Comments

Parking wardens working on behalf of Birmingham City Council are the latest to have their pay increased to ensure they receive a fair day’s pay for a fair day’s work. A group of 55 parking wardens had their pay elevated by 20 per cent from £6.50 per hour to the national Living Wage – currently £7.85 […]

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Midlands manufacturing boosted by wheelie bin scheme

The West Midlands automotive sector success story is being boosted by an unlikely source – Birmingham City Council’s waste collection modernisation programme. Almost £20million of orders for refuse collection vehicles and related equipment have been placed by the council over the past 18 months, with 86 per cent of the spend going to companies with […]

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Century of charter signatories is notched up

By on 03/11/2014 in Cllr Stacey, News with 0 Comments

A century of signatories has been notched up for the Birmingham Business Charter for Social Responsibility. The initiative, launched by the city council last year, honours businesses and other organisations for their efforts to maximise social value from their daily operations. A total of 32 organisations were accredited at the latest awards ceremony staged at […]

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Charter status for arts and third sector groups

By on 27/10/2014 in Cllr Stacey, News with 0 Comments

Organisations from the third sector and arts groups are among the latest wave of establishments to be recognised by the city council for their efforts to maximise social value from their day-to-day operations. The latest Birmingham Business Charter for Social Responsibility awards presentation ceremony was staged at KPMG’s offices in the city centre today (October  […]

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City Council shortlisted for Living Wage Champion Awards

By on 30/09/2014 in Cllr Stacey, News with 0 Comments

Birmingham City Council has been shortlisted by the Living Wage Foundation for the Living Wage Champion Awards 2014. The awards recognise Living Wage employers that have made great contributions to communities and industries by implementing and celebrating the Living Wage. The Living Wage Foundation offers a recognition mark for employers that commit to paying the […]

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Business Charter helps firms to help families recycle

By on 25/09/2014 in Cllr Stacey, Leader, News with 0 Comments

Two firms signed up to the city council’s Birmingham Business Charter for Social Responsibility are joining forces for a programme to educate families about the benefits of recycling. Dennis Eagle, a supplier of refuse collection vehicles to the council, made a pledge to fund a Birmingham schools recycling project as part of its action plan […]

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