Mittwoch Aus Licht by Stockhausen, a commission for the London 2012 Festival, produced by Birmingham Opera Company last August in a disused Digbeth factory has been shortlisted for the two top awards in the world of opera.
Wrestling is being dropped from The Olympics. Richard Lutz remembers his high school career
Swimming sensation Ellie Simmonds OBE was guest of honour when she went back to her old school in Aldridge to meet marathon readers.
Olympic hockey star Sally Walton took a festive step forward to help Solihull School’s Parents Association achieve a new fundraising goal.
A free professorial lecture being delivered at Coventry University on Thursday 31 January 2013 will address the major issues facing the global sport industry in the 21st century.
The University of Birmingham has signed a sports science based agreement with the Brazilian Government this month.
Olympians Geraint Thomas and Steven Burke attended the Black Country University Technical College’s ‘Accelerate Live’ event last weekend, inspiring students to learn about science and engineering.
International sports legacy experts will convene at the University of Birmingham this week to discuss the rationale behind hosting global mega-events and their lasting impact.
Endurance paid off for twenty-six-year-old Ben Jones who won the Coventry Half Marathon last week in preparation for his full marathon debut in Dublin at the end of this month.
After an inspiring summer of sport across the UK the British Heart Foundation is encouraging schools, youth groups and nurseries to keep the enthusiasm
A Coventry-based manufacturer has played a crucial role in creating a secure and safe environment for one of the world’s greatest sporting events.
One of the West Midlands leading independent retailers today announced a 49% rise in sales since the Olympics started six weeks ago.
Steve Beauchampé still doesn’t like David Cameron, or much of the press.
Birmingham is officially the place to be – just ask the fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt.
Birmingham athletics fans will be amongst the first in the country to watch an Olympic gold medal hero in action later this month
Laurence Inman has some advice for TEAM GB.....
The lower columns on the exterior of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery covered with knit graffiti.
The Public in West Bromwich are joining in with national celebrations to ring bells for London 2012 – and are seeking volunteers to join in!
Laurence Inman has been away - not so far from Olympia - and returns to find he should have stayed there.
Coventry Ambassadors are ready to begin meeting and greeting visitors to the city this week ahead of the first football fixtures of the London 2012 Olympic Games.