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NUJ – Rumours of more shake-ups at the Post & Mail

The NUJ claim to have seen "internal company documents " about Trinity Mirror "turning the Mail into an overnight paper and moving production of the Post to a bi-weekly or weekly publication" they say it's "scheduled to be announced in…

Trams named after Birmingham legends – Birmingham Mail

"BIRMINGHAM Mail readers are being given the chance to name a tram after their favourite local legend as part of celebrations to mark the ten-year anniversary of the Midland Metro." Maybe someone from Wolverhampton that only occasionally came in to…

Council to 'broadcast' meetings on the web

"Birmingham City Council is to allow cameras to routinely broadcast its meetings for the first time. Political debate will soon be broadcast on the internet, opening Birmingham City’s Council’s monthly showpiece meeting to a whole new audience." I'm sad enough…

Journalists in glass houses

The Evening Mail report with inordinate glee about a extra ‘l’ in a road sign pointing to St Philip’s Cathedral: “Council chiefs were left red-faced today after admitting that roadside signs directing drivers to the Cathedral Church of St Philip…

Brum branded the unfriendly capital – Birmingham Mail

"A NEW survey which brands the West Midlands the unfriendliest place in Britain has won a grumpy reception from Brummies." The Mail gets it half right by not giving the publicity seekers who comissioned the "research" any joy, but they…