A six month festival was launched this week, shining a global spotlight on creativity in the West Midlands - the Birmingham 2022 Festival.

Running from March through to September 2022, the £12m festival will feature hundreds of new artistic commissions opening with a free spectacular large scale production in Centenary Square featuring a cast of over 300 performers.

Find out more and sign up to be amongst the first to find out about more jaw-dropping moments in the festival.