BIRMINGHAM NEWS SUMMARY – The Brummie Birmingham News Business Sport Blogs Sat, 12 Mar 2016 10:50:17 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.4.2 Too few CQC inspectors completing Mental Capacity Act training, watchdog admits /too-few-cqc-inspectors-completing-mental-capacity-act-training-watchdog-admits/ Fri, 11 Mar 2016 14:16:40 +0000 https://www.communitycare.co.uk/?p=140328 One of the earliest surviving copies of the Qur’an on display at… /one-of-the-earliest-surviving-copies-of-the-qur-an-on-display-at/ Fri, 11 Mar 2016 12:59:36 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140852947798 Investigation underway after a man sustained serious injuries… /investigation-underway-after-a-man-sustained-serious-injuries/ Fri, 11 Mar 2016 11:20:37 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140850402318 WATCH LIVE: Day two of Crufts 2016 at Birmingham’s NEC /watch-live-day-two-of-crufts-2016-at-birmingham-s-nec/ Fri, 11 Mar 2016 08:40:25 +0000 http://www.expressandstar.com/entertainment/2016/03/11/watch-live-day-two-of-crufts-2016-at-birminghams-nec/ HSBC’s relocation from London to Birmingham is a… /hsbc-s-relocation-from-london-to-birmingham-is-a/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 18:13:22 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140808974593 Schools, colleges and businesses rewarded for cycling and… /schools-colleges-and-businesses-rewarded-for-cycling-and/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 13:41:33 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140798568843 Major developer wants ‘partnerships’ with HAs /major-developer-wants-partnerships-with-has/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 13:11:42 +0000 http://www.24dash.com/news/housing/2016-03-10-Major-developer-wants-partnerships-with-HAs Housing market ‘shouldn’t underestimate’ financialisation /housing-market-shouldn-t-underestimate-financialisation/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 11:52:18 +0000 http://www.24dash.com/news/housing/2016-03-10-Housing-market-shouldn-t-underestimate-financialisation Man hit over the head with a hammer in a Sheldon public house…. /man-hit-over-the-head-with-a-hammer-in-a-sheldon-public-house/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 11:02:14 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140794408298 Sanctuary completes sale of Birmingham student accommodation /sanctuary-completes-sale-of-birmingham-student-accommodation/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 10:47:39 +0000 http://www.24dash.com/news/housing/2016-03-10-Sanctuary-completes-sale-of-Birmingham-student-accommodation WATCH LIVE: Day one of Crufts 2016 at Birmingham’s NEC /watch-live-day-one-of-crufts-2016-at-birmingham-s-nec/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 08:42:15 +0000 http://www.expressandstar.com/entertainment/2016/03/10/watch-live-day-one-of-crufts-2016-at-birminghams-nec/ Record cinema figures for Cineworld chain /record-cinema-figures-for-cineworld-chain/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 08:06:33 +0000 http://www.expressandstar.com/business/midlands-business/2016/03/10/record-cinema-figures-for-cineworld-chain/ Birmingham Airport is just As You Like It with Shakespeare artwork on show /birmingham-airport-is-just-as-you-like-it-with-shakespeare-artwork-on-show/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 05:58:38 +0000 http://www.expressandstar.com/entertainment/2016/03/10/birmingham-airport-is-just-as-you-like-it-with-shakespeare-artwork-on-show/ Conman ‘shot dead in professional hit’ /conman-shot-dead-in-professional-hit/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 01:19:00 +0000 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-35766680 Gun gang jail sentences increased /gun-gang-jail-sentences-increased/ Thu, 10 Mar 2016 00:10:30 +0000 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-35768569 VIDEO: Man uses ladder to reach van in floods /video-man-uses-ladder-to-reach-van-in-floods/ Wed, 09 Mar 2016 21:10:23 +0000 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-35766561 Open Day at South and City College Birmingham. Discover all that… /open-day-at-south-and-city-college-birmingham-discover-all-that/ Wed, 09 Mar 2016 18:44:49 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140754524200 Flooding on railway lines between London Euston and New Street… /flooding-on-railway-lines-between-london-euston-and-new-street/ Wed, 09 Mar 2016 17:46:41 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140752072228 Timelapse of the £500 million Paradise regeneration scheme. This… /timelapse-of-the-500-million-paradise-regeneration-scheme-this-509060/ Wed, 09 Mar 2016 16:53:01 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140749874226 It’s either horrific or elegant: Opinion divided over Smallbrook Queensway plans /it-s-either-horrific-or-elegant-opinion-divided-over-smallbrook-queensway-plans/ Wed, 09 Mar 2016 15:44:11 +0000 http://www.birminghampost.co.uk/business/commercial-property/its-horrific-elegant-opinion-divided-11015737 Colony of Canadian Gentoo Penguins arrive at The National Sea… /colony-of-canadian-gentoo-penguins-arrive-at-the-national-sea/ Wed, 09 Mar 2016 14:45:42 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140744874768 Tackling mate crime: ‘We focus on what keeps us safe, over what puts us at risk’ /tackling-mate-crime-we-focus-on-what-keeps-us-safe-over-what-puts-us-at-risk/ Wed, 09 Mar 2016 13:05:58 +0000 https://www.communitycare.co.uk/?p=140144 How can we avoid failures in private sector care for the most vulnerable? /how-can-we-avoid-failures-in-private-sector-care-for-the-most-vulnerable/ Wed, 09 Mar 2016 12:13:44 +0000 https://www.communitycare.co.uk/?p=140128 Plans to transform historic Smallbrook Queensway building /plans-to-transform-historic-smallbrook-queensway-building/ Wed, 09 Mar 2016 05:00:00 +0000 http://www.birminghampost.co.uk/business/commercial-property/plans-transform-historic-smallbrook-queensway-11010874 International food court to open at Beorma Quarter /international-food-court-to-open-at-beorma-quarter/ Wed, 09 Mar 2016 05:00:00 +0000 http://www.birminghampost.co.uk/business/commercial-property/international-food-court-open-beorma-11010943 BREAKING: Investigation launched following a fatal collision on… /breaking-investigation-launched-following-a-fatal-collision-on/ Tue, 08 Mar 2016 19:19:42 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140699391173 Be careful what you measure in child protection because it influences practice /be-careful-what-you-measure-in-child-protection-because-it-influences-practice/ Tue, 08 Mar 2016 17:38:45 +0000 https://www.communitycare.co.uk/?p=140062 MISSING TEENAGER: Have you seen Alesha Timby?Alesha Timby, aged… /missing-teenager-have-you-seen-alesha-timby-alesha-timby-aged/ Tue, 08 Mar 2016 17:32:56 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140694749963 Family pays tribute to ‘doting husband, father and grandfather’ who died after crash outside Birmingham’s Bullring Shopping Centre /family-pays-tribute-to-doting-husband-father-and-grandfather-who-died-after-crash-outside-birmingham-s-bullring-shopping-centre/ Tue, 08 Mar 2016 14:54:03 +0000 http://www.expressandstar.com/news/2016/03/08/family-pays-tribute-to-doting-husband-father-and-grandfather-who-died-after-crash-outside-birminghams-bullring-shopping-centre/ Telford care complex shortlisted for three awards /telford-care-complex-shortlisted-for-three-awards/ Tue, 08 Mar 2016 14:10:29 +0000 http://www.24dash.com/news/care_and_support/2016-03-08-Telford-care-complex-shortlisted-for-three-awards Birmingham prepares for St Patrick’s Day ParadeThis year’s St… /birmingham-prepares-for-st-patrick-s-day-paradethis-year-s-st/ Tue, 08 Mar 2016 12:55:13 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140684488633 Birmingham library one of the biggest tourist attractions outside of London /birmingham-library-one-of-the-biggest-tourist-attractions-outside-of-london/ Tue, 08 Mar 2016 11:21:21 +0000 http://www.expressandstar.com/entertainment/2016/03/08/birmingham-library-one-of-the-biggest-tourist-attractions-outside-of-london/ Teenager hailed as a hero after helping pregnant woman who had… /teenager-hailed-as-a-hero-after-helping-pregnant-woman-who-had/ Tue, 08 Mar 2016 11:00:08 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140681508726 Crufts 2016: When does it start? What are the top events? Your guide to the 125th anniversary of the Birmingham NEC show /crufts-2016-when-does-it-start-what-are-the-top-events-your-guide-to-the-125th-anniversary-of-the-birmingham-nec-show/ Tue, 08 Mar 2016 10:38:08 +0000 http://www.expressandstar.com/entertainment/2016/03/08/crufts-2016-when-does-it-start-what-are-the-top-events-your-guide-to-the-125th-anniversary-of-the-birmingham-nec-show/ ‘Most wanted’ could be in Netherlands /most-wanted-could-be-in-netherlands/ Tue, 08 Mar 2016 09:00:14 +0000 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-35748952 Trebor to build speculatively at Advanced Manufacturing Hub /trebor-to-build-speculatively-at-advanced-manufacturing-hub/ Tue, 08 Mar 2016 05:00:00 +0000 http://www.birminghampost.co.uk/business/commercial-property/trebor-build-speculatively-advanced-manufacturing-11005338 Former scout leader sentenced to over five years imprisonment… /former-scout-leader-sentenced-to-over-five-years-imprisonment/ Mon, 07 Mar 2016 17:56:24 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140637826713 Greater Birmingham’s ‘Today, Tomorrow and Beyond’ showcased to… /greater-birmingham-s-today-tomorrow-and-beyond-showcased-to/ Mon, 07 Mar 2016 17:10:48 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140635820208 Shadowing my social workers is a powerful reminder to keep backing creative practice /shadowing-my-social-workers-is-a-powerful-reminder-to-keep-backing-creative-practice/ Mon, 07 Mar 2016 17:00:26 +0000 https://www.communitycare.co.uk/?p=139957 Council joins forces with two charities to help improve the… /council-joins-forces-with-two-charities-to-help-improve-the/ Mon, 07 Mar 2016 14:46:23 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140629921572 Sutton Coldfield pregnant woman stabbing: Man in court charged with attempted murder /sutton-coldfield-pregnant-woman-stabbing-man-in-court-charged-with-attempted-murder/ Mon, 07 Mar 2016 12:06:17 +0000 http://www.expressandstar.com/news/crime/2016/03/07/sutton-coldfield-pregnant-woman-stabbing-man-in-court-charged-with-attempted-murder/ VIDEO: I’m no hero: Boy who helped stab victim /video-i-m-no-hero-boy-who-helped-stab-victim/ Mon, 07 Mar 2016 11:46:39 +0000 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-35745364 UB40 to start Great Birmingham 10K /ub40-to-start-great-birmingham-10k/ Mon, 07 Mar 2016 10:14:49 +0000 http://www.expressandstar.com/entertainment/2016/03/07/ub40-to-start-great-birmingham-10k/ British Museum tops UK attraction list /british-museum-tops-uk-attraction-list/ Mon, 07 Mar 2016 09:39:46 +0000 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-35730578 New images show future of Madin’s Powergen site /new-images-show-future-of-madin-s-powergen-site/ Mon, 07 Mar 2016 05:00:00 +0000 http://www.birminghampost.co.uk/business/commercial-property/new-images-show-future-madins-10991053 Emergency Services are currently taking part in a large training… /emergency-services-are-currently-taking-part-in-a-large-training/ Sun, 06 Mar 2016 12:18:55 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140561232048 Charges after pregnant woman stabbed /charges-after-pregnant-woman-stabbed/ Sun, 06 Mar 2016 11:35:53 +0000 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-35736983 BREAKING: Man charged with two counts of attempted murder after… /breaking-man-charged-with-two-counts-of-attempted-murder-after/ Sun, 06 Mar 2016 11:20:23 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140559579108 Extra time to question man after a pregnant woman was stabbed in… /extra-time-to-question-man-after-a-pregnant-woman-was-stabbed-in/ Sat, 05 Mar 2016 16:24:53 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140509215068 PICTURES: Returning Andy Murray hails West Midlands support /pictures-returning-andy-murray-hails-west-midlands-support/ Sat, 05 Mar 2016 07:59:58 +0000 http://www.expressandstar.com/sport/2016/03/05/pictures-returning-andy-murray-hails-west-midlands-support/ Lord Mayor welcomes GB Davis Cup Team to BirminghamBirmingham’s… /lord-mayor-welcomes-gb-davis-cup-team-to-birminghambirmingham-s/ Fri, 04 Mar 2016 18:34:28 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140456983323 VIDEO: Face reconstruction: “transformed my life” /video-face-reconstruction-transformed-my-life/ Fri, 04 Mar 2016 17:37:13 +0000 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-35730927 BREAKING: A man has been arrested after a woman was stabbed in… /breaking-a-man-has-been-arrested-after-a-woman-was-stabbed-in/ Fri, 04 Mar 2016 16:37:39 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140451902538 Expert tips on how to improve your best interests assessor reports /expert-tips-on-how-to-improve-your-best-interests-assessor-reports/ Fri, 04 Mar 2016 16:12:24 +0000 https://www.communitycare.co.uk/?p=139888 Caitlin Moran to launch book in Birmingham /caitlin-moran-to-launch-book-in-birmingham/ Fri, 04 Mar 2016 11:24:12 +0000 http://www.expressandstar.com/entertainment/2016/03/04/caitlin-moran-to-launch-book-in-birmingham/ New Street station and Assay Office make RIBA shortlist /new-street-station-and-assay-office-make-riba-shortlist/ Fri, 04 Mar 2016 10:55:37 +0000 http://www.birminghampost.co.uk/business/commercial-property/new-street-station-assay-office-10989591 CCTV images released after a man was driven into at a BP petrol… /cctv-images-released-after-a-man-was-driven-into-at-a-bp-petrol/ Fri, 04 Mar 2016 10:22:29 +0000 http://birminghamupdates.com/post/140439799663 New apartments for ‘Soviet-era’ Birmingham street /new-apartments-for-soviet-era-birmingham-street/ Fri, 04 Mar 2016 05:50:00 +0000 http://www.birminghampost.co.uk/business/commercial-property/new-apartments-soviet-era-birmingham-10986539