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The Old Joint Stock, Birmingham wins Town Pub of the Year

The Old Joint Stock in Birmingham has been named Town Pub of the Year 2019 in this year’s edition of The Good Pub Guide 2018. The pub, which is renowned in Birmingham for its stunning architecture and warm welcome, is also home to the Old Joint Stock


Newman’s Dr Burnett receives Research Grant Scholarship

Dr Elizabeth-Jane Burnett of Newman University, Birmingham has recently received the news that she has been successful with her application to the BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grant Project. The grants are available to support primary research in the


Midlands pupils fill their boots for the RNLI

Children from Woodthorne Primary School in Wolverhampton travelled more than 100 miles to find their nearest lifeboat station – and handed over a cheque for £758 to Conwy RNLI. The youngsters from Tettenhall held a fundraiser for the RNLI


Senior Newman University Lecturer set to retire after 19 years of service

Much loved Senior Lecturer in Theology at Newman University, David McLoughlin, is set to retire this summer after 19 years with the university. David joined in 1999 where he split his time between being the university chaplain and also a lecturer.


E.ON opens its Energising Communities Fund and invites West Midlands charities and community groups

Charities and community groups in the West Midlands are invited to apply for up to £2,000 of funding through the E.ON Energising Communities Fund, available for the second time this year.


College backs Daniel for apprenticeship award success

BMet has congratulated an apprentice engineer for being a regional winner in the National Apprenticeship Awards 2017 and is backing him for further success in the national finals.


Malala visits Birmingham to spread message of ‘education for all’

Malala Yousafzai visited the University of Birmingham and appealed to women physicists from around the globe to spread the message of ‘education for all’.


West Midlands schools, charities and community groups invited to apply for grants of up to £2,000

Schools, charities and community groups in the West Midlands are invited to apply for up to £2,000 of funding through the E.ON Energising Communities Fund. To be eligible for funding organisations must submit a request which supports activities that


Former Wolves’ Wonder Named Paycare President

A Wolverhampton-based health cash plan provider has announced the appointment of a Molineux legend as its new President. Former Wolves’ goalkeeper Matt Murray has been named President of Paycare, a role which will see him work alongside the organ


The NEC gears up for global launch of Dinosaurs in the Wild

It is the show that has been in the making for years – 67 million years to be exact – as Dinosaurs in the Wild, a new immersive live action dinosaur experience of unparalleled reality, comes roaring into the NEC.

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