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Birmingham Ladywood MP joins them in Westminster. Originally published on Free Radio A group of leaseholders from Birmingham are calling out the Government for the “unfair targeting” of them with the costs of cladding removal. Following the Grenfell Tower tragedy, the Government has covered the costs of removing certain types of cladding from buildings, However,Continue reading “‘On the brink’: Birmingham leaseholders protest over ‘life-changing’ costs to remove cladding”
A documentary exploring what it’s like to integrate in the UK’s second city, and what more needs to be done to support this process.
Thee All Party Parliamentary Group on Adult Social Care (APPG-ASC) says care workers deserve the same recognition as their NHS counterparts. This comes as their latest report reveals a staffing “black hole” in the sector.
Radio presenter, blogger and proud brummie, Dave Massey is the founder and curator of BrumHour; a community where Birmingham businesses, blogs and freelancers can network. The brand has amassed 25k followers on Twitter.
Television and movie star Maisie Williams, aka Game of Thrones‘ Arya Stark, made an appearance at Birmingham City University yesterday. The lecture theatre was packed with students eager to hear from a fellow millennial about her newest endeavour as an app developer.
Birmingham City Council (BCC) has announced Lendlease as the preferred developer for the former site of the wholesale markets in Birmingham. At £1.5bn, this will be the largest investment under the 2010 ‘Big City Plan’. The news was announced during a city council meeting.
Over six-hundred people took part in this year’s Birmingham ‘Big Sleepout’, the largest annual fundraiser for St Basil’s, a charity which tackles youth homelessness in the region.
Birmingham currently has over 10,500 active blood donors according to NHSBT. Yet, Birmingham Blood Donor Centre still has 2,000 donation appointments to fill over the next six weeks.