The International Convention Centre
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Birmingham' NEC Group to be sold

Birmingham's NEC group has been put up for sale by the city council.

The group incorporates some of the city's biggest venues: the National Exhibition Centre, International Convention Centre, the LG Arena and National Indoor Arena.

Together the venues are estimated to be worth around £300m. The council is trying to make savings of £822m over the next four years, as well as settling equal pay claims of over £1bn.

The group supports the equivalent of 29,000 jobs, and the council said it wants the venues' existing uses to be retained.