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Top chef’s new restaurant needs government aid to survive lockdown

Top chef’s new restaurant needs government aid to survive lockdown

14th May 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

A celebrated Birmingham chef who recently opened an Argentinian steakhouse on Westside has revealed how the COVID-19...Read more

Family-run Asian restaurant hit by COVID-19 lockdown backs #RaiseTheBar campaign

Family-run Asian restaurant hit by COVID-19 lockdown backs #RaiseTheBar campaign

11th May 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

An Asian restaurant on Westside could be forced to close with the loss of up to eight jobs unless the government pro...Read more

Dentists get this week’s #WestsideHero award for helping patients during lockdown

Dentists get this week’s #WestsideHero award for helping patients during lockdown

7th May 2020 - News / by Tony Collins

Dentists Colin Pocock and Hannah Clark have become the latest #Westsidehero award winners after maintaining a vital ...Read more

The REP theatre goes online to help young people

The REP theatre goes online to help young people

6th May 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

Birmingham Repertory Theatre has launched a new online project to help hundreds of young people across the Midlands ...Read more

VODCAST: Metro tram extension speeding up, but Clean Air Zone delayed – city transport chief explains why

VODCAST: Metro tram extension speeding up, but Clean Air Zone delayed – city transport chief explains why

4th May 2020 - News / by WestsideTeam

Birmingham’s transport chief Waseem Zaffar has revealed the detail behind speeding up the Metro tram extension to Fi...Read more

New video shows Westside BID keeping district safe during COVID-19

New video shows Westside BID keeping district safe during COVID-19

- News / by Steve Dyson

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cIbGpma0JEE&feature=youtu.be A new montage of video clips and pictures has ...Read more

Retailers on Westside warned to watch out for phone card conman

Retailers on Westside warned to watch out for phone card conman

30th April 2020 - News / by Tony Collins

Shops within the Westside BID area are being urged to remain vigilant during the current lockdown after a fraudster ...Read more

Westside backs #RaiseTheBar campaign to give more businesses access to grants

Westside backs #RaiseTheBar campaign to give more businesses access to grants

29th April 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

A national lobbying campaign to enable more retail, hospitality and leisure businesses to get financial help from th...Read more

Theatre’s wardrobe staff receive the latest #WestsideHero awards for making PPE

Theatre’s wardrobe staff receive the latest #WestsideHero awards for making PPE

27th April 2020 - News / by Steve Dyson

Two wardrobe staff at The Birmingham Repertory Theatre have been named as the latest recipients of the #WestsideHero...Read more

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