Tournament said to be worth £32.1 million from international visitors, ticket sales and matchday spending.
World heavweight champion hits the samba beat in Birmingham.
Howard Elston, our political editor, reports from the trenches of Britain’s second biggest city.
Measures come into force on 24th September.
Andy Munro makes a fruitless attempt to part with his cash.
Landmark event to take place in July.
Birmingham is presenting a taste of its future conferencing and events offer to 5,000 visitors at the first ever Meetings Show UK
Day three and Boris is still the Man.
The Conservative party conference has got underway, accompanied by protests and several no-shows.
Details of measures to be implemented ahead of the events at the ICC have been released.
There will be minimal disruption while the Tories are in Birmingham.
3,000 delegates visit the ICC across three consecutive weeks, worth over £4m for city
More than 10,000 people converged on the city to promote excellence in veterinary practice
Birmingham blogger Andy Mabbett is in search of a piece of Victorian ironwork that once served as a urinal the city.