Birmingham clears first hurdle on Commonwealth Games bid

The official logo for Birmingham's 2022 Commonwealth Games bid
The team behind Birmingham’s bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games has submitted its Preliminary Questionnaire response to the Government. The Birmingham Commonwealth Games Steering Group hopes it can demonstrate that the city is capable of staging such a high profile sporting event. The city’s decision to bid is based on a feasibility study that explored both how the Games would be delivered and why it would be beneficial for the city and the wider region. It said 95% of the proposed competitive venues are already in p... For the full story register now for free or login below...