Features: Business

Millennium Point welcomes thousands for Birmingham Made Me

Millennium Point welcomes thousands for Birmingham Made Me

Thousands of visitors and business leaders from across the city gathered for Birmingham Made Me – the annual event which celebrates the design-led manufacturing capabilities and achievements originating in the Midlands. For the third year running, Eastside’s Millennium Point played a key role as partner and host to the four-day event which took place from […]

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‘On ya bike’ – for FREE, with the council’s commendable 5000 bike giveaway

‘On ya bike’ – for FREE, with the council’s commendable 5000 bike giveaway

Birmingham Cycle Revolution (BCR) has just celebrated National Bike Week with an entire week of pedal powered fun. Bike Week is an annual, nation-wide opportunity for organisations to promote cycling and show how easily it can become part of everyday life. The dedicated week helped to get people cycling, whether for fun, as a means of transport […]

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BGF launches £200m venture fund

BGF launches £200m venture fund

BGF is expanding its activities by launching the largest ever venture capital fund dedicated to earlier stage UK technology companies. The £200m fund will be run by a new, dedicated team based in London and will open for business in autumn 2015. The initial team will be Rory Stirling and Harry Briggs, both of whom […]

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Ryanair extends Birmingham to Dublin service to 6 times daily for Winter 2015

Ryanair extends Birmingham to Dublin service to 6 times daily for Winter 2015

Ryanair, Europe’s favourite airline, has announced it will increase flights on its Birmingham to Dublin service from 4 to 6 times daily, due to overwhelming demand, offering UK business customers even more low fares to Dublin. UK business customers can enjoy allocated seating, a free second carry-on bag, reduced fees, an improved website and app with mobile boarding passes, while also availing […]

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Landrover Evoque Convertable goes on sale 2016

Landrover Evoque Convertable goes on sale 2016

Land Rover has confirmed the world’s first premium compact SUV convertible will go on sale in 2016 by releasing a unique underground testing film. Forty metres below the streets of London, UK, the first prototype of Land Rover’s new Range Rover Evoque Convertible was granted exclusive access to the 26-mile (42km) network of Crossrail tunnels […]

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