This exhibition of photographs and personal testimony shows Birmingham’s evolution from a city built on Empire to the amazingly diverse city it is today. Documenting the evolving diversity of our city in the post-World War Two era, most of the…

Sport in the city of Birmingham

September 29, 2021 PR Team

With the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth games coming to Birmingham next year, our athletics coaches reflect on what they love about Birmingham. Meet: * Jade Surman. Coach and former international heptathlete * Bud Baldaro. Coach, England Athletics Hall of Fame. Bud…

What does it mean to have the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games here in our city with the eyes of the world looking on? We asked our Head of Athletics, Luke Gunn. He talks about his hopes for our England team,…

Sport is about more than playing a game. With the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games coming to our city, discover our world-leading research to increase physical activity and optimise performance, health and wellbeing.