USEFUL CONTACTS

BIRMINGHAM CITY CENTRE PARTNERSHIP

Birmingham City Centre Partnership (BCCP) was formed in 2001 to bring together key public and private sector organisations in Birmingham, ‘to create a world class city centre for Birmingham.’ BCCP is dedicated to improving the city centre environment and to assist in co-ordinating and developing events and visitor services.

www.birmingham.gov.uk/cs/Satellite/bccp

 

BPS Birmingham Leaders

A membership organisation connecting, promoting and representing the leaders of the BPS sector in Greater Birmingham.

www.birminghamleaders.co.uk

BPS BIRMINGHAM FUTURE

Part of BPS Birmingham, Birmingham Future is a dynamic, forward-thinking membership organisation that provides a platform for the city’s young professionals to become Birmingham’s business leaders.

www.birminghamfuture.co.uk

BIRMINGHAM RESILIENCE TEAM

The Birmingham Resilience Team (BRT) is made up of officers from Birmingham City Council, the Police and Fire Services, and the National Health Service (NHS). The team is hosted by Birmingham City Council and based in the Council House.

BRT has responsibility for:

•planning and responding to different types of emergencies and business disruptions, including natural events, major accidents and malicious attacks;
•warning and informing communication systems and processes for the public and businesses to increase pre emergency preparedness, communication during emergencies and post emergency to support recovery;
•provision of specialist advice and support to colleagues to enable council wide compliance with statutory resilience duties.

Click here to for documents and publications, covering topics including preparing for emergencies in Birmingham.

www.birminghamprepared.gov.uk

BUSINESS BIRMINGHAM

Businessbirmingham is Marketing Birmingham’s campaign to promote Birmingham as the most attractive city in Europe in which to do business.

http://businessbirmingham.com/

 

CENTRO

Centro, the West Midlands Integrated Transport Authority, promotes and develops public transport across the region. Its aim is to transform public transport so that people of the West Midlands have a world class system provided by a best in class organisation.

www.centro.org.uk

MARKETING BIRMINGHAM

Marketing Birmingham is the city’s public/private sector strategic marketing partnership that is the driving force behind the growth of Birmingham’s visitor economy, its growing reputation and is the new impetus behind the inward investment strategy for the city.

www.marketingbirmingham.com

WEST MIDLANDS POLICE

West Midlands Police is the second largest police force in the country, covering an area of 348 square miles and serving a population of almost 2.6 million.

www.west-midlands.police.uk