Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations in Birmingham

By on 18/01/2016 in Lord Mayor, News with 0 Comments

The Lord Mayor of Birmingham will lead the city’s Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations on Sunday, January 24. Holocaust Memorial Day commemorates the victims and survivors of the Holocaust and Nazi persecutions, as well as other genocides around the world. Taking place in the Banqueting Suite at the Council House, the theme for this year’s event […]

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Consultation starts for West Midlands Combined Authority

By on 18/01/2016 in Cllr Clancy, News with 0 Comments

The emerging West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is consulting on its proposed role and functions.

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Gritting alert – Jan 17

By on 17/01/2016 in News, Winter Alerts with 0 Comments

Birmingham’s gritters went out to treat the roads at 1.30am this morning, and snow is expected during the rest of the morning. Please take care when you’re out and about. Winter maintenance and FAQs Regional Gritting Information #wmgrit The panel below brings together gritting alerts from local authorities across the West Midlands. You can also […]

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Gritting alert – Jan 15

By on 15/01/2016 in News, Winter Alerts with 0 Comments

With another cold night forecast, Birmingham’s gritters are heading out to treat the roads at 6pm. We will also treat priority footways at 4am tomorrow.

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Gritting alert – Jan 14

By on 14/01/2016 in News, Winter Alerts with 0 Comments

Birmingham’s gritters are heading out again today to treat the roads at 11pm. Please take care when you’re out and about. Winter maintenance and FAQs Regional Gritting Information #wmgrit The panel below brings together gritting alerts from local authorities across the West Midlands. You can also get this information via the following RSS feed: http://rss.coveritlive.com/rss.php?altcast_code=f0c64fbec0 […]

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Gritting alert – Jan 14

By on 14/01/2016 in News, Winter Alerts with 0 Comments

With temperatures dropping, the Birmingham gritters are heading out to treat the roads at midday (12pm) today and footpaths at 4am tomorrow morning. Please take care on the roads. Winter maintenance and FAQs Regional Gritting Information #wmgrit The panel below brings together gritting alerts from local authorities across the West Midlands. You can also get […]

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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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Gritting alert – Jan 13

By on 13/01/2016 in News, Winter Alerts with 0 Comments

With temperatures dropping, the Birmingham gritters headed out to treat the roads at 11.30pm. Please take care on the roads. Winter maintenance and FAQs Regional Gritting Information #wmgrit The panel below brings together gritting alerts from local authorities across the West Midlands. You can also get this information via the following RSS feed: http://rss.coveritlive.com/rss.php?altcast_code=f0c64fbec0 West […]

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Landlord fined for ‘taking the law into his own hands’

By on 13/01/2016 in Cllr Cotton, News with 0 Comments

A landlord was fined at Birmingham Magistrates Court today (13 January 2016) for ‘taking the law into his own hands’ and illegally evicting a couple and their seven children from their home in Bordesley Green. Mr Mirsad Solakovic, age 37, of Kyotts Lake Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham was fined £700 , with £1,500 costs and a victim surcharge […]

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Health check success – have you had yours?

By on 13/01/2016 in News with 0 Comments

Almost 90,000 Brummies have attended a potentially life-saving health ‘MOT’ in the last three years as the city continues to lead the way on NHS Health Checks.

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