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Birmingham Rugby World Cup fanzone prepares to welcome fans

By on 14/09/2015 in Deputy Leader, News with 0 Comments

Fans can experience the excitement and atmosphere of the Rugby World Cup with thousands of others at Birmingham’s official fanzone, which opens in Eastside Park on Friday (18th) ready for the opening game between England and Fiji. The fanzone is free to enter and will be open from Friday, September 18, to Sunday, September 20, […]

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‘500 Days to Go’ until the Rugby World Cup 2015

By on 06/05/2014 in Culture, Deputy Leader, News with 0 Comments

'Maggie the Machine' visited Villa Park this morning to unveil a Rugby World Cup 2015 '500 Days to Go' calendar revealing the date tickets go on general sale.  The England Rugby 2015 Ambassador, Margaret Alphonsi MBE, joined Deputy Leader for Birmingham City Council, Cllr Ian Ward, Chief Executive of Aston Villa, Paul Faulkner, and young […]

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‘Maggie the Machine’ launches Brum Rugby countdown

By on 18/09/2013 in Culture, Deputy Leader, News with 0 Comments

'Maggie the Machine' swapped Twickenham Stadium for Twickenham Park in Kingstanding, Birmingham earlier today to mark the city's two year countdown to Rugby World Cup 2015 matches coming to Birmingham. The England Rugby 2015 Ambassador, Margaret Alphonsi MBE, joined local school children and members of Aston Old Edwardian Rugby Club for a rugby session using […]

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FUTURES jobs event at Villa Park

By on 25/02/2010 in News with 0 Comments

Job seekers from across the West Midlands are expected to once again flood to Villa Park over the next two days as Birmingham City Council stages a free two-day jobs event with hundreds of live jobs on offer. The ‘FUTURES’ – Jobs for Birmingham and the West Midlands event will see companies from a range of industries […]

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Villa Park 2012 statement

By on 10/08/2009 in News with 0 Comments

Responding to the news that Villa Park, has been withdrawn as a venue for the 2012 Olympic football tournament, Birmingham City Council leader Mike Whitby said: “We are disappointed to hear this news and hope that Aston Villa can still be part of the 2012 Olympic Games, and that the parties concerned will find a […]

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Thousands Visit Jobs Event

By on 27/07/2009 in News with 0 Comments

A specially arranged West Midlands-wide jobs event staged at Vill aPark last weekend, has been hailed a great success after more than 3,000 visitors passed through the doors, The FUTURES, Jobs for Birmingham and the West Midlands event, saw visitors able to find out about more than 500 jobs on offer in the region, as well […]

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Heading for Villa Park

By on 19/07/2009 in News with 0 Comments

The LDV Taskforce will hold a two-day jobs and advice event at Villa Park later this week, in an effort to get West Midlands residents back into work. The FUTURES 'jobs for Birmingham and the West Midlands' event at Villa Park on July 24 and 25 will see employers from across the region advertise  jobs, […]

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