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Robbie Williams and Laura Mvula to perform in Brum for Sports Personality Awards

In Events, News, What's On on 12/09/2016 at 00:00
Music supertsar Robbie Williams will be performing at the Genting Arena in Birmingham this month during the Sports Personality of the Year 2016 ceremony

Music superstar Robbie Williams will be performing at the Genting Arena in Birmingham this month during the Sports Personality of the Year 2016 ceremony

Music stars Robbie Williams, Laura Mvula, Gareth Malone and the Invictus Choir are all set to perform at BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2016.

The stellar line-up will take to the stage in front of a star-studded audience, and millions watching on BBC One, live from the Genting Arena in Birmingham on Sunday 18 December.

Top 3 contenders for BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year revealed

In Events, News, What's On on 12/08/2016 at 18:00
The top three contenders for BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year 2016 are Keelan Giles, Ellie Robinson and Amy Tinkler (Photograph: BBC)

The top three contenders for BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year 2016 are Keelan Giles, Ellie Robinson and Amy Tinkler (Photograph: BBC)

The top three contenders for BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year 2016 have been revealed tonight on CBBC’s Blue Peter. They are Keelan Giles for Rugby Union, Ellie Robinson for Para-Swimming and Amy Tinkler for Gymnastics.

In Keelan Giles’ first four games for Pro 12 side Ospreys, he scored eight tries including a hat-trick away to Lyon in the European Challenge Cup.

Thousands flock to Birmingham’s final Clothes Show experience

In Events, News, What's On on 12/05/2016 at 17:10
Joey Essex meets fans at The Clothes Show 2016 in Birmingham during Day 2 of the event (Photograph: Adam Yosef)

TV star Joey Essex meets fans at The Clothes Show in Birmingham during Day 3 of the event (Photograph: Adam Yosef)

Thousands of fashionistas flocked to the Birmingham NEC over the weekend to be a part of the city’s final Clothes Show extravaganza.

Drawn in by the bustling fashion stands, the glitz and glamour, the eye-catching catwalk displays and the many celebrity appearances; attendees have been flooding to the exhibition venue since Friday, when the show opened at 9am.