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Trojan Horse investigator ‘will have to work harder because of anti-terror background’

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April 17, 2014

Birmingham City Council leader Sir Albert Bore reveals community tension concerns, and says the man brought in to investigate claims of extremism in schools has his work cut out to win people over
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Age Concern bids to provide services in Hawkesley

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April 17, 2014
Age Concern bids to provide services in Hawkesley

Birmingham City Council is giving a Birmingham charity the opportunity to take over a popular community centre in Hawkesley, Kings Norton. Age Concern Birmingham’s proposals to take over the running...
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Media Watch – April 16

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April 16, 2014
Media Watch – April 16

Top Birmingham City Council stories Terror chief to lead Trojan Horse probe (Birmingham Mail): A war of words has broken out after West Midlands Police condemned a Government decision to...
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Today’s Birmingham City Council meetings – April 16

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April 16, 2014
Today’s Birmingham City Council meetings – April 16

Click on the link below for details of today’s Birmingham City Council meetings. http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/democracy/Pages/Index.aspx
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Response to Peter Clarke appointment

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April 15, 2014
Response to Peter Clarke appointment

Statement from Sir Albert Bore, Leader of Birmingham City Council regarding the appointment of Peter Clarke – Education Commissioner. “Yesterday I announced a comprehensive package of measures to strengthen the...
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Your Rights: Flyposters beware: the council is after you!

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April 14, 2014

Know your rights with Jacqui Kennedy, Birmingham City Council's head of regulation and enforcement.
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Trojan Horse – Chief Advisor appointed

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April 14, 2014
Trojan Horse – Chief Advisor appointed

Birmingham City Council is today launching its next steps – a five-point plan – in response to the Trojan Horse document. We can announce today the appointment of former head...
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This week’s council meetings: April 14-18

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April 14, 2014
This week’s council meetings: April 14-18

Click on the link below for details of this week’s Birmingham City Council meetings. http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/democracy/Pages/Index.aspx To view meeting webcasts go to: http://www.birmingham.public-i.tv/core/portal/home
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Birmingham’s biggest Vaisakhi celebrations in Europe

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April 11, 2014
Birmingham’s biggest Vaisakhi celebrations in Europe

The largest Vaisakhi celebrations in Europe return to Handsworth Park on Sunday 27 April from 11am to 6.30pm. The celebrations, which mark the Sikh nation’s collective birthday, start at 10.30am...
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Media Watch – April 11

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April 11, 2014
Media Watch – April 11

Top Birmingham City Council Stories Governor freeze over plot claim (BBC, Birmingham Mail) Birmingham City Council is freezing the recruitment of school governors while it investigates claims of an “Islamic...
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VIDEO: Governor freeze after ‘Islamic plot’

Birmingham City Council is freezing the recruitment of school governors while it investigates claims of an "Islamic takeover plot".
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Media Watch – April 10

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April 10, 2014
Media Watch – April 10

Top Birmingham City Council Stories: Bore: Black Country must be on board if we are going to compete (Birmingham Post) The leader of Birmingham City Council has called for a...
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Birmingham City Council leader: We must redraw region’s economic boundaries

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April 9, 2014

He is among a group of Labour leaders in the region, alongside the leaders of Wolverhampton and Sandwell’s councils, to call for a West Midlands-wide authority in recent weeks
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Birmingham City Council receives ‘hundreds’ of allegations after Trojan Horse claims

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April 9, 2014

Education chief Brigid Jones revealed the authority had been inundated with claims from school staff, governors and parents since the Trojan Horse document became public
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Breeding of animals on council property

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April 9, 2014
Breeding of animals on council property

We are aware there is a growing interest in how the breeding of animals, in particular dogs, is monitored within the council’s housing stock. For clarity, Birmingham City Council has never...
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Media Watch – April 9

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April 9, 2014
Media Watch – April 9

Top Birmingham City Council Stories Blow for drivers in bus lane fine refund battle (Birmingham Mail) There is still little prospect of thousands of wrongly fined motorists getting a refund...
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Birmingham’s St George’s Day celebrations

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April 8, 2014
Birmingham’s St George’s Day celebrations

Expect to see St George and his Dragon along with Morris Dancers, knights, musicians and a mini farm as Birmingham celebrates St George’s Day on Saturday 19 April from 11am...
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Media Watch – April 8

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April 8, 2014
Media Watch – April 8

Top Birmingham City Council Stories: Join together for more cash – Miliband (Birmingham Mail) A West Midlands or ‘Greater Birmingham’ local authority would be eligible to bid for a share...
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Your Rights: Easy to be duped by unofficial checking sites

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April 7, 2014

Know your rights with Jacqui Kennedy, Birmingham City Council's head of regulation and enforcement.
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This week’s council meetings: April 7-11

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April 7, 2014
This week’s council meetings: April 7-11

Click on the link below for details of this week’s Birmingham City Council meetings. http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/democracy/Pages/Index.aspx To view meeting webcasts go to: http://www.birmingham.public-i.tv/core/portal/home
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New campaign urges dog owners to Clean It Up

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April 7, 2014
New campaign urges dog owners to Clean It Up

Birmingham City Council is launching a new tactic in the fight against dog fouling this week, to encourage dog owners to take more responsibility for their pets. The high visibility...
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