Features in: May, 2014

Cure Leukaemia

Cure Leukaemia

Birmingham-based blood cancer charity Cure Leukaemia has announced a record breaking 42% increase in their annual fundraising for the year ended October 31st 2013. The charity raised £863,474 last year, a figure that is worth over £8 million in potentially life saving drugs. Pharmaceutical companies are creating potentially life-saving drugs at a faster rate than they can be tested and […]

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Miss West Midlands – Maria Petrou

Miss West Midlands – Maria Petrou

The world of pageants is not as well known here in the UK as it is in the US and other countries around the world. However, The Birmingham Gazette is proud that our very own Miss West Midlands, Maria Petrou got into the finals of Miss England, and has raised valuable funds for charity in […]

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Damson Homes win National Build Quality award for 5th Year Running

Damson Homes win National Build Quality award for 5th Year Running

Residential Property experts Damson Homes have won their fifth consecutive LABC Built in Quality Award for their new build development The Robins in Hall Green. The team were named winners at the Celebrating Construction 2014 Awards held at the ICC last week. The LABC (Local Authority Building Control) encourages and rewards excellent building standards and […]

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Baby Jogger’s Award Winning City Mini GT

Baby Jogger’s Award Winning City Mini GT

After winning the Mother and Baby Gold Award for Best Pushchair late last year, The Birmingham Gazette was keen to test out the City Mini GT, in our series of parenting features across 2014. The most surprising thing about taking the City Mini GT out of its box was the lightness of it. There’s no […]

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Top Presenter Noreen Khan launches own couture fashion label

Top Presenter Noreen Khan launches own couture fashion label

This season sees the launch of presenter Noreen Khan new label, Noreen Khan Couture. The label is a collaboration between Noreen Khan and Birmingham based designer Gaby Manchanda and the very first collection includes several signature pieces such as the unique ‘one piece sari dress’ and a vibrant raw silk corset lengha.  The DJ turned radio […]

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