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Kingsley Burrell death: PC Paul Adey sacked
A police officer has been sacked for breaching standards over the restraint of a mental health patient who died in 2011.
today 22:22
Bill Slater: Wolverhampton Wanderers legend dies aged 91

Former Wolves captain Bill Slater has died at the age of 91, after suffering with Alzheimer's disease and illness.

Slater won three league titles in the 1950s, the club's most successful period, and also lifted the FA Cup after leading the side to a 3-0 win over Blackburn at Wembley in

yesterday 20:14
City bins chief speaks out about 'secret documents' and racist abuse from public

Open up secret documents or risk Christmas industrial action, says top councillor

The city's frustrated bins chief has made an extraordinary public plea to his own leader and council to open up secret documents to avert Christmas industrial action by refuse collectors.

Coun Majid

yesterday 16:16
£77m backing for one of Birmingham's tallest apartment blocks

New capital will fund development of the second phase of Exchange Square

Developers planning to build one of Birmingham's tallest residential towers have secured £77 million to fund the scheme.

Nikal has struck a deal with residential landlord Grainger to forward fund the

yesterday 11:19
£77m backing for one of Birmingham's tallest apartment blocks

New capital will fund development of the second phase of Exchange Square

Developers planning to build one of Birmingham's tallest residential towers have secured £77 million to fund the scheme.

Nikal has struck a deal with residential landlord Grainger to forward fund the

yesterday 11:18
New contractor hope for much-delayed Sandwell hospital

The building came to a grinding halt this year when the construction giant, Carillion, went bust

Health chiefs are hoping for an early Christmas present which will allow them to sign up a main contractor to restart work on the much-delayed Midland Metropolitan Hospital.

Toby Lewis,

2018-12-17 20:48
New contractor hope for much-delayed Sandwell hospital

The building came to a grinding halt this year when the construction giant, Carillion, went bust

Health chiefs are hoping for an early Christmas present which will allow them to sign up a main contractor to restart work on the much-delayed Midland Metropolitan Hospital.

Toby Lewis,

2018-12-17 20:48
Solihull murders: Janbaz Tarin pleads guilty
A man has admitted murdering his ex-partner and her mother.
2018-12-17 14:16
HS2: MPs had 'enormously wrong' cost estimate, says whistleblower
An early cost estimate MPs had when they were approving the HS2 high-speed rail project was "enormously wrong", a former HS2 boss has told BBC Panorama.
2018-12-17 09:20
Birmingham six-death crash 'ruined every Christmas'
The family of a woman killed in a crash along with five others just before Christmas last year say they cannot imagine celebrating ever again.
2018-12-16 07:59
Boy delivers presents to Birmingham Children's Hospital
A five-year-old boy with a rare heart condition has delivered nearly 300 presents to the hospital that regularly cares for him.
2018-12-15 20:19
Toxic platform pollution at New Street Station in Birmingham targeted in £1m project

We revealed earlier this year that people were being poisoned on the platforms

New Street Station is to undergo a £1m upgrade to tackle toxic fumes from diesel trains, Network Rail has revealed.

The authority has also introduced platform supervisors to have 'polite

2018-12-14 17:42
Toxic platform pollution at New Street Station in Birmingham targeted in £1m project

We revealed earlier this year that people were being poisoned on the platforms

New Street Station is to undergo a £1m upgrade to tackle toxic fumes from diesel trains, Network Rail has revealed.

The authority has also introduced platform supervisors to have 'polite

2018-12-14 17:42
Teen guilty of murdering Viktorija Sokolova in park
A 16-year-old boy murdered and raped a schoolgirl in a park before dumping her body on a bench.
2018-12-14 14:48
Intouch Games crowned Digital Business of the Year at West Midlands Tech Awards

Black Country firm started life almost 20 years ago making slot machines and jukeboxes but has grown into worldwide e-gaming brand

The e-gaming firm behind names such as mFortune and PocketWin has been crowned the region's Digital Business of the Year at our West Midlands Tech Awards

2018-12-14 07:03
Intouch Games crowned Digital Business of the Year at West Midlands Tech Awards

Black Country firm started life almost 20 years ago making slot machines and jukeboxes but has grown into worldwide e-gaming brand

The e-gaming firm behind names such as mFortune and PocketWin has been crowned the region's Digital Business of the Year at our West Midlands Tech Awards

2018-12-14 07:03
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Kittens dumped in Birmingham bin and 'left to die'
Four two-day-old kittens were put in a carrier bag, dumped in a bin and left to die, an animal charity said.
today 22:22
Birmingham pub bombings: Inquests postponed by two weeks
The inquests into the 1974 Birmingham pub bombings have been put back so lawyers for the families can examine more potential evidence.
yesterday 20:14
Police and ambulance in attendance as pedestrian is knocked over by car in Handsworth

Emergency services have been called to a Handsworth road after a pedestrian was knocked over by a car.

Police and ambulance crews were called to the scene of the collision on Hamstead Hill. The incident happened just after 5pm today (Tuesday).

A West Midlands Police spokesman said it

yesterday 20:07
Search for lady in a red hat who got off coach in Birmingham then vanished

Police are searching for a lady in a red hat who went missing from a coach journey to Blackpool after getting off for a short break in Birmingham.

The pensioner is believed to be suffering from Alzheimers and was supposed to be heading to the seaside town. Police believe she is lost in

yesterday 20:07
Decades long row over homes on contaminated land in Erdington

Fears sparked again over plans to build 200 houses on former brick works

A new proposal has been submitted to build nearly 200 homes on a former brick works with developers vowing to end a 40-year planning saga.

Residents have fought developers targeting the old Nocks site in

yesterday 19:39
Decades long row over homes on contaminated land in Erdington

Fears sparked again over plans to build 200 houses on former brick works

A new proposal has been submitted to build nearly 200 homes on a former brick works with developers vowing to end a 40-year planning saga.

Residents have fought developers targeting the old Nocks site in

yesterday 19:39
Fears HS2 could destroy ancient sites in Solihull

Concerns workers could just "dig through" things they don't know are there

Fresh fears have been raised that the HS2 rail link could destroy undiscovered archaeological sites.

Last week, Richard Lloyd, from the Heart of England High Speed Railway Action Group, voiced serious concerns

yesterday 19:39
Fears HS2 could destroy ancient sites in Solihull

Concerns workers could just "dig through" things they don't know are there

Fresh fears have been raised that the HS2 rail link could destroy undiscovered archaeological sites.

Last week, Richard Lloyd, from the Heart of England High Speed Railway Action Group, voiced serious concerns

yesterday 19:39
Latest news from Birmingham
today 22:22 Kittens dumped in Birmingham bin and 'left to die'
today 22:22 Kingsley Burrell death: PC Paul Adey sacked
yesterday 20:14 Birmingham pub bombings: Inquests postponed by two weeks
yesterday 20:14 Bill Slater: Wolverhampton Wanderers legend dies aged 91
yesterday 20:07 Police and ambulance in attendance as pedestrian is knocked over by car in Handsworth
yesterday 20:07 Search for lady in a red hat who got off coach in Birmingham then vanished
yesterday 19:39 Decades long row over homes on contaminated land in Erdington
yesterday 19:39 Decades long row over homes on contaminated land in Erdington
yesterday 19:39 Fears HS2 could destroy ancient sites in Solihull
yesterday 19:39 Fears HS2 could destroy ancient sites in Solihull
yesterday 19:03 'Mingin' - The Solihull Moors story that Blackpool, Arsenal and all FA Cup fans must read
yesterday 19:03 Man due in court over allegedly breaking into a funeral home and having sex with a dead body
yesterday 19:03 Lorries topple over on ferry sparking major response
yesterday 19:02 Major airline set to resume flights to Pakistan
yesterday 19:02 Video catches couple who faked holiday illness in the act
yesterday 17:57 'They're not having a problem' Leeds United hero reveals his Aston Villa concern
yesterday 17:57 'Disgraceful' Former Manchester United man delivers this brutal verdict as Jose Mourinho sacked
yesterday 17:57 This is what Jose Mourinho's Manchester United sacking means for Axel Tuanzebe
yesterday 17:57 Decades long row over homes on contaminated land in Erdington
yesterday 17:57 Police seize 150 cannabis plants in Willenhall
yesterday 17:57 This is how you can send your mates a Greggs for Christmas through Facebook
yesterday 17:57 Three arrests after taxi driver loses eye in horror stiletto attack
yesterday 17:57 Kings Norton's Ark Kings Academy closes early for Christmas due to leaking roof
yesterday 16:50 'He could stop Brexit' Nottingham Forest gush about Claudio Yacob
yesterday 16:50 FA Cup replays scrapped - and full TV details and info for 3rd round
yesterday 16:50 Carabao Cup quarter final draw, TV details and rule changes as Leicester face Manchester City
yesterday 16:49 Woman shot near JLR Solihull factory pounded on door in desperate bid to get help
yesterday 16:49 Watch: Market trader gives away stock for FREE during Trading Standards raid
yesterday 16:49 Fears HS2 could destroy ancient sites in Solihull
yesterday 16:49 Elvis Presley song inspires church service for those having a 'blue' Christmas
yesterday 16:49 Thief with a 'bad cough' strikes in Walsall
yesterday 16:49 Woman shot in Solihull - what we know so far
yesterday 16:49 David Schwimmer lookalike fails to turn up to court
yesterday 16:16 Conservative MP Andrew Mitchell urges Theresa May to delay Brexit
yesterday 16:16 Conservative MP Andrew Mitchell urges Theresa May to delay Brexit
yesterday 16:16 First look at brand new entrance to Snow Hill Station
yesterday 16:16 First look at brand new entrance to Snow Hill Station
yesterday 16:16 City bins chief speaks out about 'secret documents' and racist abuse from public
yesterday 15:37 Blackpool vs Solihull Moors: TV channel and live stream details as winner faces Arsenal
yesterday 15:37 Royal Caribbean launches huge sale on all-inclusive cruises
yesterday 15:37 The man Paul Ince believes should take the Manchester United caretaker job
yesterday 15:37 The latest Manchester United manager odds as they hunt Jose Mourinho's replacement
yesterday 15:37 Mum shot in broad daylight in Solihull street horror
yesterday 15:36 Man jailed for more than 8 years after gun was found in bedroom
yesterday 15:36 Santa Claus kicked out of Smyths Toys shop in Tamworth in festive furore
yesterday 15:36 First look at brand new entrance to Snow Hill Station
yesterday 13:24 FA Continental Tyres League Cup: Arsenal draw Birmingham City in quarter-finals
yesterday 13:23 Woman in serious condition after Solihull shooting
yesterday 13:17 'Footballing equivalent of Forrest Gump' Wolves fans on the future of Adama Traore
yesterday 13:17 Manchester United sack Jose Mourinho and Wolves fans are all saying these two words
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today 22:34 PM May urges devolved nations to back her Brexit deal
today 22:06 Dying neighbour leaves 14 years of Christmas presents for little girl next door
today 22:06 Man armed with AXE chases gang of youths on Glasgow street in shocking video
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today 22:00 Police officer’s message to trolls after watching girl, 3, die in front of her
today 22:00 Man Utd players give AMAZING gesture just hours after Jose Mourinho sack
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yesterday 21:59 CHRISTMAS HEARTBREAK: Elderly man leaves behind TOUCHING surprise for toddler after dying
yesterday 21:59 Christmas HORROR as Santa performer dies at children's party
yesterday 21:59 The Grand Tour season 3: Jeremy Clarkson reveals air date in first-look trailer
yesterday 21:59 ROYAL SHOCK: Camilla's son REVEALS unusual family's Christmas lunch tradition
yesterday 21:59 Man Utd to announce new boss TONIGHT… the identity of Jose Mourinho’s successor revealed
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yesterday 21:44 Prayers for little Daniel Carter, 7, in a critical condition after 'dying in mum's arms'
yesterday 21:44 Prayers for little Daniel Carter, 7, in a critical condition after 'dying in mum's arms'
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yesterday 21:03 Woman who says cannabis oil cured brain cancer joins parents' fight to change drug policy
yesterday 21:03 Police officer's heartbreaking plea after three-year-old girl dies in front of her
yesterday 20:56 Call of Duty Black Ops 4 PATCH NOTES for update 1.10 on PS4 and Xbox One
yesterday 20:56 Project Fear myth BUSTED as expert confirms no-deal Brexit will NOT lead to crash
yesterday 20:56 Jose Mourinho leaves hotel staff CRYING after Manchester United sack
yesterday 20:56 Meghan Markle news: Why Duchess may not eat Christmas dinner this year
yesterday 20:56 Flights: Flight attendants are banned from wearing a certain item during Christmas
yesterday 20:56 No deal WARNING: Meddling China wades into Brexit chaos - ‘Harmful!’
yesterday 20:56 BREXIT CRISIS: Powerful slogan for possible second referendum REVEALED
yesterday 20:56 BREXIT WARNING: May sent no-deal WARNING from Remainer MPs - ‘I would RESIGN!’
yesterday 20:56 Christianity CRACKDOWN: City CANCELS CHRISTMAS to avoid ‘spreading RELIGION’
yesterday 20:56 Meghan Markle due date: Is Meghan due earlier than expected after THIS comment?
yesterday 20:56 Farage reveals REAL reason no-deal Brexit is 'HORROR story' for EU
yesterday 20:56 Eclipse Blood Moon 2019: What is the Blood Moon prophecy? Will the world end in January?
yesterday 20:56 'NOTHING to discuss' Brexiteer explains how Theresa May's Brexit will STOP new trade deals
yesterday 20:56 Making A Murderer season 3: Who is Ryan Hillegas? Who is Teresa Halbach’s ex boyfriend?
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yesterday 20:55 Hellboy first trailer release date: 'This THURSDAY' – What time is the trailer?
yesterday 20:41 Man, 21, left fighting for his life in stabbing at Hull train station
yesterday 20:32 Welsh Kurds start hunger strike for Ocalan
yesterday 20:32 Richard Burgon slams government over denial of legal aid to hostile environment victims
yesterday 20:32 LGSM spreads the word on how to stop a deportation
yesterday 20:27 Man charged with having sex with a DEAD BODY at a UK funeral home
yesterday 20:27 PICTURED: Royal Navy spy ship enters Black Sea as Ukraine fears Russia INVASION
yesterday 20:27 Care home boss sparks outrage for flaunting lavish lifestyle – after not paying staff
yesterday 20:27 London Bridge sealed off by dozens of cops amid rush-hour reports of suspicious package
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