Imagine Project

Cycling and the Circular Economy: does the Imagine Project open the way to a more sustainable future? On Thursday 11 May, Anthony Collins Solicitors, in partnership with Bike West Midlands Network, will be holding an event at their offices on Edmund Street at which cyclo-cross champ and game-changing entrepreneur Isla Rowntree will describe her aims for the Imagine Project (http://www.islabikes.co.uk/imagineproject) and Andrew Ritchie, the founder and designer of Brompton Bicycles will highlight some of the challenges. As well as hearing…

District Cyclists take part in Velo Birmingham

On 24th September 2017, 15000 cyclists will take part in Velo Birmingham and ride 100 miles on closed road through Birmingham, Worcestershire and Hertfordshire. We have five riders from the District who will be taking part in the challenge; Haroon Rashid and Paul Jackson from Barclays, and Dominic Richardson, James Trevis and Alex Hickman from AON. They have already started their gruelling training plans to ensure they are in tip top to raise vital funds for Colmore BID's nominated charity, SIFA…

Community Games Returns!

On 12th May, teams from the District will come together to compete in the always popular annual Community Games. This great event will see teams try their hands at Touch Rugby, Padel Tennis, Orienteering,  a Watt Bike challenge, Archery and Golf Putting. All proceeds from this event go straight to our nominated charity, SIFA Fireside. Sport Birmingham will deliver the event which takes place from 3pm - 5.30pm. Let the games begin! To enter a team, get in touch.

Gowling WLG (UK) LLP has announced five promotions to partner for 2017.

The new partners are Sarah Galvin, Elizabeth Gane, Samantha Holland, Felicity Lindsay and Mark Stephenson. All are based in the UK and will join the partnership on 1st May. David Fennell, chief executive, Gowling WLG (UK) LLP, said: "Our new partners advise clients in some of our most successful practices and sectors. They have all demonstrated energy, innovation and commitment in helping these clients achieve their business objectives over a number of years. I am delighted to welcome them to the…