News published May 2022
Tenth triumph for Team Birmingham at Chelsea Flower Show
A display, celebrating Birmingham’s status a Proud Host City for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, has earned the city council its tenth consecutive Gold Medal at the Chelsea Flower Show.
The River returns to life as a water feature
Birmingham’s iconic water feature – The River – was officially switched back on in Victoria Square earlier today (19 May 2022).
Rogue builder jailed for six years after Trading Standards investigation
A Birmingham rogue builder was sentenced to six years in prison at Birmingham Crown Court yesterday (16 May 2022).
A34 Highways Improvement Scheme update - May 2022
Since construction work on the project began in June 2020, the majority of the key elements have been successfully completed.
Birmingham’s role as Proud Host City for the Commonwealth Games to be showcased at this year’s Chelsea Flower Show
Birmingham’s status a Proud Host City for the 2022 Commonwealth Games is celebrated in the city council’s entry for this year’s Chelsea Flower Show.
Alexander Stadium is handed over for final leg of Games-time preparations
Almost three years of work to redevelop the city’s Alexander Stadium has reached its most significant milestone yet.