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The Complaint

If only Birmingham City Council L.A. could be honest it would be a first. Instead of being deceitful. It is a laugh a minute just not so funny when caught up in a fib they have told which comes in the form of this extract from a leaflet they are sending out to the public to prevent them knowing that Direct payments can in very exceptional circumstances by used to buy care from someone who lives in the same household such as a relative. 598 more words

Organization hosting "Hour of Power" event for young Birmingham men

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Coming up this Saturday, a local non-profit group will host an event for young men in the Birmingham area. The Hour of Power event is an interactive workshop that gives participants a practical approach to stepping into a professional world. 186 more words

Birmingham Metro News

Birmingham City Council approves almost $10 million for street repaving project

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The Birmingham City Council has approved a resolution that accepted a bid for almost $10 million for the first year of a five-year plan, according to a release from the organization. 173 more words


THINK-PIECE: Shared Values for Birmingham - Social Inclusion Summit, July 2012

Given the events of the past week and the less than positive spotlight that has been thrown on Birmingham, it has made me re-think and re-visit some of the things that I and colleagues have been writing about the city over the past few years (hence the earlier post about the research I did into Birmingham’s Muslim communities in the immediate aftermath of the 2011 riots). 142 more words


A council gagging its own councillors? No match for digitally-savvy journalists

Politicians, should they wish, have more means than perhaps ever before with which to communicate their thoughts to those they represent. There’s blogging, social media, Youtube even. 619 more words


Birmingham City Council unanimously approves plans for Ramsay McCormack building

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The Birmingham City Council unanimously approved plans for the Ramsay McCormack building in Ensley. A resolution for the Ensley public safety complex was passed Tuesday morning. 29 more words

Local News

Public Meeting - 31st January 2017


You are invited to attend a public meeting about the proposed multi-academy trust on Tuesday 31st January at the West Midlands Travel Sports Club in Kings Heath at 7 p.m. 146 more words