Cost of failed Channel 4 bid revealed
The total cost of the unsuccessful bid to attract Channel 4 to the region was £282,000.
The figure was revealed by Birmingham City Council leader Cllr Ian Ward, who confirmed that the council had contributed £52,000.
The West Midlands Combined Authority and Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership also contributed significant amounts of money to the bid.
There was also financial support from Coventry City Council and the local enterprise partnerships covering Coventry and Warwickshire, and the Black Coun... For the full story register now for free or login below...