Birmingham needs a city centre park says Steve Beauchampé, not the thin strip of tree-lined greensward offered in the Smithfield development.
City region also named among leading cities in Europe for connectivity and business friendliness.
New arrival to head team charged with maximising rail business benefits.
First work to be awarded through the HVM business procurement tool.
Projects linked to maximising the economic benefit of HS2 and promote the shift to a low carbon economy.
Landlord raises alarm about pace of Birmingham office lettings.
Procurement picks up pace for high-speed project.
City attracts £300 million investment from Hong Kong creating over 1,000 new homes.
“Impressive” university hailed as further investment promised.
Planned maintenance work leads to warning for rail passengers.
Technical certificate aims to help fill vacancy gap.
Key projects showcased while panel discussions draw large crowds.
£1 billion boost to local economy from energy investment opportunities.
Events range from discussions about HS2 to the launch of The Hub’s Growth & Investment Plan.
Plan outlines potential to add £4.1 billion GVA to local economy and create 77,500 new jobs.
Royal Assent to be granted for London to West Midlands route today.
Security high on list of priorities for airport improvements.
First major investment commitment by a local area to leverage the benefits of HS2.
Transport bosses welcome rail improvement proposals.
Byrne wins bid for 3,000 jobs at Washwood Heath.
Midlands on track for jobs boost and greater connectivity as countdown to HS2 begins.
Part 3: Birmingham – Not for the People.
City MP continues campaign to revitalise industrial site.
Transport package bonanza under historic West Midlands devolution agreement.
Region set to strengthen its position as only UK region operating trade surplus with China.
Thousands more jobs and millions of pounds in growth possible according to new report into Birmingham Airport.
Over 110 jobs transferring to Greater Birmingham with further growth planned.
More ancient woodland in Birmingham added to list of HS2 threats.
Over 2,000 jobs would be created with new proposal.
Company is responsible for the transformation of over 140 hectares surrounding the city’s HS2 terminus at Curzon Street.