Keep up to date on all the latest news, info, events, charity work and how you can get involved with Millennium Point, Birmingham, and the Millennium Point Charitable Trust.

Laura Avis named Millennium Point Trust Scholarship Winner 2019

Laura Avis, 17, from Redditch, was last night (March 27th) named as the winner of this year’s Millennium Point Trust Scholarship programme. Laura, who is set to begin studying Film Production Technology at the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment at Birmingham City University (BCU), secured a fully paid-for degree, after presenting to […]

Millennium Point Trust Scholarship Judges Announced

Industry experts from the worlds of journalism, gaming, architecture and art are among the impressive panel of judges for this year’s Millennium Point Trust Scholarship.

Millennium Point Supports International Women’s Day

Exactly twelve months ago today, I was standing on the Promenade of Millennium Point’s Southside entrance with my fellow executive team members, looking out at a crowd of people gathered waiting expectantly for HRH Prince Harry and his then soon-to-be-wife Meghan Markle to arrive. Whilst this was a once in a life time moment for […]

Millennium Point Scholarship Finalists Revealed

After a record number of applications, Five West Midlands-based students have been shortlisted as finalists in this year’s Millennium Point Trust Scholarship programme. Hoping to secure our fully paid-for degree in partnership Birmingham City University (BCU) faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment, the shortlisted candidates will present on issues hindering the growth of […]

5 things to consider when booking an event

As event planners look ahead to 2019, what are the key considerations they should have at the front of their mind when researching suitable venues? We asked our Commercial Director, Rebecca Delmore, to list five things which every event organiser should bear in mind. ONE – LOCATION AND ACCESSIBILITY The adage ‘location, location, location’ still holds […]

Record applications for Millennium Point Trust Scholarship

We’ve received a record number of applications for our 2019 Millennium Point Trust Scholarship. Now in it’s fifth year, our programme offers one lucky undergraduate in the West Midlands a fully paid-for degree, from a choice of courses at the faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment at Birmingham City University (BCU).  Almost 100 people across […]

We introduced students to a world of tech in GirlTechBrum

In December 2018, we partnered with not-for-profit Ahead Partnership to introduce opportunities within the tech industry to female students from across Birmingham. Taking place in our 350-seat AUDITORIUM and open-plan PLATFORM spaces inside Millennium Point, the event was attended by more than 130 students and 11 leading digital firms from the local area. GirlTechBrum event […]

Millennium Point Charitable Trust donations top £4.8M

Our Charitable Trust has announced donations of more than £4.8m to science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) projects across the West Midlands in 2018. All of the commercial activity that takes place in our landmark building, whether it’s running an event or leasing workspace, feeds back into our charity. This enables us to donate and […]

Advice from previous winners of the Millennium Point Scholarship

With the deadline for applications fast approaching for the Millennium Point Scholarship; quality and passion are some of the words of advice offered by previous winners of the fully paid-for degree in partnership with Birmingham City University. Now in its fifth year, our Scholarship awards one person in the West Midlands a free degree at […]

Our team was named Not For Profit Finance Team of the Year!

Our Finance team was named Not for Profit Finance Team of the Year at the West Midlands Finance Awards 2018. Recognised for demonstrating excellence in its field in the last 12 months, our finance team successfully proved ‘having positively impacted the wider business through outstanding achievements in the delivery of its projects, whilst maintaining an […]

Lighter menu packages now available at Millennium Point Events

Did you know that 36% of New Year Resolutions involve improving what we eat and drink? The human brain is composed of 95% water, our lungs are 90%, blood is 83%, muscles are 76%, and even our bones are 22% water. And, of course, it’s no secret that more fruit and veggies in our diet […]

Welcome to our new website!

New year, new website! Designed to offer you easy access to the latest information and news from our award-winning venue and charity; our shiny new website will better capture who we are and what we do, making it as accessible as possible for both our public and professional visitors. We’ve designed the site with simplicity […]

Bombardier Transportation & Hitachi Rail open new HS2 development centre at Millennium Point, Birmingham

Two British-based global rail giants have selected Millennium Point to develop their plans to build an iconic train for High Speed 2. A team of up to 50 experts from Bombardier Transportation and Hitachi Rail, including engineers, designers and environmental specialists, have come together in the new HS2 bid centre to work up the proposals. […]

10 projects the Millennium Point Trust has supported

Wait, Millennium Point is a charity? We are! Profits from our commercial activity as a property owner, events venue and office space are used by the Millennium Point Trust to fund initiatives, which support science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM), and education in the region. Awesome, no? The Millennium Point Scholarship is funding over £24,000 […]