Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Board meet for the first time

Preparations for Birmingham’s largest ever sport and cultural event are gathering pace following the first meeting of the newly-appointed Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Board. John Crabtree, Chair of the Organising Committee, welcomed the new board members, who will together oversee the planning and staging of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, to be held…

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Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games opens first wave of recruitment

The first wave of job opportunities for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games will go live today, 24 August, offering committed and talented jobseekers the chance to be part of history and contribute their passion and skills to Birmingham’s largest ever cultural and sporting event. The jobs advertised include operational and management roles in Finance, HR…

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Commonwealth Games Village planning application submitted

Birmingham’s plans to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games stepped up another gear today with the submission of the formal Planning Application for the residential element of the Village, which would be home to the participants in four years’ time. The Commonwealth Games Village, proposed to be built on the site of the former Birmingham City…

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Gold Coast 2018 team land in Birmingham to pass the baton to next Games hosts

The Commonwealth Games Federation’s Gold Coast 2018 Debrief started today in Birmingham, England – as delivery partners from the widely-praised “Games of Firsts” travel to the UK to support the CGF in preparing the next partner host city’s by sharing expertise, experiences and learnings with Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games organisers and stakeholders. Commonwealth Games Federation…

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Go The Distance – Full Birmingham 2022 Handover details announced

Full details announced for Birmingham 2022 Handover, which takes place on Sunday 15 April, 2018 First ever fully choreographed live handover across two continents in the history of the Commonwealth Games Tune in to BBC 2 on Sunday 15 April, from 11am Culture Central, the development organisation for culture in the Birmingham city region appointed…

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