A team of ministers, tourism chiefs, athletes, entrepreneurs and artists from across the West Midlands have addressed more than 80 hospitality delegates and business leaders at Birmingham Airport. They outlined plans to support tourism recovery in the wake of Covid, and ahead of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Today, The Queen’s Baton Relay will start its epic journey across the globe as the Baton departs from Birmingham Airport and heads to Cyprus – the first stop on the 140,000-kilometre relay (which is the equivalent of completing over 350,000 laps of Alexander Stadium’s running track!).
Well known Birmingham property adviser Matt Long has been appointed as a brand ambassador for Birmingham’s leading business and leisure destination, Brindleyplace, in a newly created role for the estate.