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Residents of Birmingham forced to have bins by the City Council

Birmingham councillors question whether residents should have a choice in having a wheelie bin in the new city council bin scheme.

Councillor of Sutton Trinity, …

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Kings Norton resident given prison sentence for breaching dog fouling order

A court in Birmingham has sentenced a Kings Norton resident to 12 weeks imprisonment and ordered him to pay court costs of £280 for failing to keep to a previous court undertaking to stop his dogs from fouling in a communal garden.   39 more words


HSBC moves its UK headquarters to Birmingham; a well needed boost for the City's Financial Sector

The news today that HSBC is moving its UK headquarters to the City is a much needed boost.

The decision to take a lease on the Arena Central development with the potential of bringing 1000 jobs to the city is important for despite much of the hype about the sector in the city is has been flat lining for about a decade as this graphic from a recent report by Knight Frank shows. 202 more words


Extra £22m Cycling Monies in Birmingham - What will it be buying

This is a straight lift from the Birmingham Newsroom site –  but I think it is worth sharing as it is a major slice of monies being put to changing Birmingham’s mobility habits. 484 more words


Training and work opportunities with Birmingham City Council

Are you over the age of 19 and seeking work or an apprenticeship?

Do you want to learn valuable work related skills and gain new qualifications? 369 more words

The Education Scrutiny Committee discussion on white British boys on FSM: a missed opportunity

On 11 February the Education Scrutiny Committee held a one hour discussion on the achievement of white British boys on FSM, based on a report of Birmingham data1 and two presentations from headteachers. 1,441 more words

Birmingham LA

Local democracy - your chance for a say

Birmingham City Council is reviewing arrangements for local democracy in the city, just over ten years since the responsibility for some local services and budgets was devolved to district committees. 165 more words