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Event
New Show: She Makes War 

20 Jul 18

We’re delighted to announce that Bristol based multi-instrumentalist producer and visual artist She Makes War  will be performing live on Wednesday 31st October as part of her ‘Brace For Impact’ Tour.


Local news
Avoidable mortality 32% higher in the West Midlands most deprived cities 

19 Jul 18

Josh A.


Rugby
Guru Randhawa announces tour including Birmingham – here’s how to get tickets 

18 Jul 18

Gura Randhawa had played in Birmingham in March for BBC Asian Network Live – now he’s coming back…


Blog feature
BBC Children in Need are looking to appoint Voluntary Committee Members in the Central Region. 

18 Jul 18

Here is your opportunity to join our team , to be a vital part of the process for allocating funding to those inspiring projects that change disadvantaged children’s lives.


News
Barry George threatened at gunpoint and lives ‘looking over his shoulder’ after being acquitted of Jill Dando murder 

17 Jul 18

It came after he was acquitted of BBC star Jill Dandos murder in 1999…


Blog feature
Testing time 

12 Jul 18

Tune in tonight to see DZG keepers munching on marmalade in a taste test for a hit BBC food show about cutting costs.


News
BBC journalist and Solihull School alumni Michael Buerk to return for student debate 

11 Jul 18

BBC journalist and Solihull School alumni Michael Buerk returned for some lively debate.


Business
Birmingham firm helps huge project at Grenfell Tower 

3 Jul 18

Assistance sent in response to DIY SOS call.


Blog feature
We’re on TV tonight 

29 Jun 18

We’re delighted to announce that we will be on TV.


Event
Comedy Night at the Bohemian 

25 Jun 18

Comedy Night Sunday 1st July   Bohemian Bar, Alcester Rd, B13 8JE Join us for a night of comedy from some of the best up and coming comics in the West Midlands! We have the host with the most who will be introducing a fantastic line up including …


Event
Live Music Upstairs at the Patrick Kavanagh 

21 Jun 18

Upstairs@The Patrick Kavanagh Saturday 23rd June   19:30 The Patrick Kavanagh, Woodbridge Rd, B13 8BX Five live bands –  all for £6.


Rugby
Birmingham comedian Joe Lycett to host new BBC teatime quiz The Time It Takes 

20 Jun 18

The only quiz where contestants decide how much time they have to answer the questions…


Blog music
Hosts confirmed for Concerts in the Park 

19 Jun 18

Two weeks to go until Sutton Park extravaganza.


Local news
Giant inflatable obstacle course returns to Cofton Park this weekend 

15 Jun 18

A giant inflatable obstacle course is set to return to Cofton Park this weekend!  The Gung-Ho! obstacle course provides a unique 5K fun run or fun walk experience for participants of all ages and abilities.


Blog feature
Foodies Festival Comes Back to Birmingham 

12 Jun 18

Foodies Festival has now become a fixture on Birmingham’s events calendar and once again it returns to Cannon Hill Park in Edgbaston ready to accommodate the 30,000 food lovers that are set to visit.


News
Premiere of new series of BBC comedy Cuckoo to be screened at the Lichfield Garrick 

12 Jun 18

The premiere of a hit comedy series will be screened in Lichfield.


Blog feature
BBC Children in Need Emergency Essentials Programme 

11 Jun 18

The BBC Children in Need Emergency Essentials Programme supports children and young people up to the age of 18 living with severe poverty.


Business
Good Food Show and Gardeners’ World Live returns 

8 Jun 18

Food and gardens combine at the NEC.


Blog music
Legendary figures to headline Birmingham International Piano Festival 

7 Jun 18

Big names performing at Conservatoire showcase.


News
Bafta Award-Winning Blue Planet II is coming to Birmingham live in concert. 

4 Jun 18

Music from composers Hans Zimmer, Jacob Shea and David Fleming of Bleeding Fingers Music will come together in an operatic performance at the Genting Arena on 16 th March 2019.


Local news
[VIDEO] Final instalment of BBC ‘Ambulance’ covers harrowing city centre crash 

31 May 18

IN THE final installment of Ambulance tonight (Thursday) viewers follow West Midlands Ambulance Service on the final Saturday night before Christmas as they deal with the expected regular emergencies and an unexpected major incident.


Council
Coventry Rocks – again! 

29 May 18

The city’s War Memorial Park played host to BBC Music’s The Biggest Weekend and once again proved what an amazing city Coventry is.


News
BBC Biggest Weekend highlights 

28 May 18

Rita Ora, Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift are among the stars performing at the multi-city festival.


News
BBC Biggest Weekend highlights 

28 May 18

Rita Ora, Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift are among the stars performing at the multi-city festival.


News
Birmingham Botanical Gardens is offering free entry to anyone who joins The Big Walk, celebrating community spirit. 

24 May 18

The event, on Saturday 26 May, is organised by The Big Walk.