Team Scotland: A highland fling or flop?

With popular media going out of its way to ensure we stay ‘bang on trend’, it’s no wonder that the unveiling of Team Scotland’s Commonwealth Games 2014 uniforms didn't go by unnoticed.


Regeneration ahoy! Colmore Business District launches SHIP

“It’s not often in landlocked Birmingham that you get to launch a SHIP”. This opening statement from Sir Albert Bore marked the official launch of the Snow Hill Interchange Project (SHIP), an ambitious scheme designed to enhance pedestrian movement, public transport interchange, connectivity and economic performance around Snow Hill station and into the Colmore Business District.


Summer events in Birmingham

With the sun finally making an appearance we looked ahead to what events are going on in and around Birmingham in the coming months – let’s hope it doesn’t rain on the parade!


It’s all change for mortgages

The Mortgage Market Review (or MMR) came into force this weekend which could mean big changes for all househunters looking to get a mortgage agreed. As someone who is currently in this very position, Lucie Sissons looks at what MMR could mean…