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Colmore Row crane shutdown adds to city centre chaos threat today

Four 20 metre tall 'mega columns' weighing 20 tonnes each are being installed at the 103 Colmore Row construction site today.

The latest work on Brum's biggest beanstalk means that Colmore Row between Newhall Street and Victoria Square has been shut down to enable a mobile

yesterday 12:11
"I know for a fact they're working on targets" - Birmingham City on the hunt for Che Adams replacement

Brian Dick has provided an update on what Birmingham City fans can expect from the January transfer market.

Blues have had to change their approach this season having failed to replace the 22 goals from Che Adams who left for the Premier league with Southampton in the summer.

2019-10-18 12:59
Pub brutally hits back at savage TripAdvisor review - from somebody who hadn't even eaten there

A pub boss hit back after a scathing review from a punter - who hadn't even eaten there.

Roy O'Connell, who runs The Elm Tree in Cork, Ireland, was having none of it when the one-star review was posted amd spectacularly struck back after a scathing review.

The brutal

2019-10-18 12:59
Pair arrested in connection with death of nine-week-old baby in Barnsley

A man and a woman have been arrested in connection with the death of a nine-week-old baby.

South Yorkshire Police said that a 29-year-old man was re-arrested on Thursday on suspicion of murder, having first been arrested in the aftermath of the infant's death in December last year and

2019-10-18 12:59
Dealer who 'shovelled out' steroids to bodybuilders from market stall could lose home to pay £70k bill

A Birmingham market trader who ‘shovelled out’ steroids to body-builders could lose his home after being ordered to pay almost £70,000.

Police found more than 500 tablets at Sirfaraz Hussain's stall and more at his Sparkhill home, alongside used needles and over £3,000 in cash

2019-10-17 23:20
Better and healthier homes in five-year housing strategy for Wolverhampton

Civic leaders in Wolverhampton are this week set to adopt a new five-year strategy outlining three main priorities for the council's housing development plans between 2019 and 2024.

Following a major consultation on the matter undertaken in June and July this years, the new City

2019-10-16 12:41
Controversial team news claim as Leeds United prepare for Birmingham City - reports

Eddie Nketiah will not start against Birmingham City , according to reports.

Website Football Insider claim ‘a Leeds source’ has told them Marcelo Bielsa will not drop Patrick Bamford in favour of the in-form Nketiah.

The Arsenal loan youngster scored a hat-trick for England

2019-10-16 12:41
Birmingham set to be soaked by four days of downpours in early winter weather blast

Birmingham and the Black Country could be ravaged by four days of thundery downpours after a brief break from the October washout.

The recent spell of wet weather is expected to pause this afternoon as much of the country basks in sunshine with temperatures peaking at about

2019-10-16 12:41
State pension to rise in April 2020 - but it's bad news for millions on benefits

The state pension is set to rise by 3.9 per cent in April - but millions on benefits are set to be left in limbo.

The increase means pensioners can expect an increase of just over £6 per week on the New State Pension from the current rate of £168.80.

Pensioners in the UK will see a

2019-10-16 12:41
Lorraine thrown into chaos as interview halted when Dr Hilary's phone rings

This is the staggering moment a live interview on Lorraine was HALTED today - all because of a ringing mobile phone.

The ringing smartphone device threw the ITV1 daytime favourite into chaos on Wednesday, October 16.

Lorraine Kelly, who hosts the show, which airs after Good Morning

2019-10-16 12:41
£50 Dyson vacuum cleaner Sainsbury's claim - customers 'besiege stores from 4am'

Bargain hunters rushed to Sainsbury's stores from 4am in the hope of bagging a bargain amid claims Dyson vacuum cleaners were being slashed to just £50.

Some were inside 24-hour stores before dawn on Wednesday, October 16, after reports emerged on Tuesday night that prices were to be

2019-10-16 12:41
Brit teen accused of lying about gang rape in Ayia Napa 'sent frantic texts to mum', court told

A British teenager secretly sent frantic text messages to her mother, begging for help, as she was forced to make a false confession that she lied about a gang rape, a court has heard.

The 19-year-old woman gave evidence on Tuesday in Cyprus, where she is on trial accused of causing public

2019-10-16 12:41
Extinction Rebellion arrest tally rising as police try to end London protests

More than 1,640 climate change protesters have now been arrested over demonstrations that have brought parts of London to a halt.

The Metropolitan Police gave the latest arrest tally as the force faces legal action over a city-wide ban on the Autumn Uprising protests by Extinction

2019-10-16 12:41
'Racist' cop who carried knuckle duster and drank booze on duty sacked from police

A disgraced detective who carried a knuckle duster and drank alcohol while on duty has been sacked.

Metropolitan Police officer Mark Eve, based in Romford, Essex, was found guilty of misconduct over a litany of breaches that included routinely using racist language in direct conversations

2019-10-16 12:41
Dani Dyer passionately defends Love Island bosses after Sophie Gradon and Mike Thalassitis' deaths

Love Island star Dani Dyer has praised the ITV2 show's duty of care, saying its producers are "always there for you".

The issue of aftercare has been in the spotlight following the deaths of Jeremy Kyle participant Steve Dymond and former Love Island contestants Sophie

2019-10-15 09:23
Robert Pattinson's Batman movie casts Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman

Zoe Kravitz has been cast as Catwoman in the new Batman movie, according to US reports.

The Big Little Lies actress is set to star alongside Robert Pattinson, who is playing the Caped Crusader.

Director Matt Reeves appeared to confirm the reports by tweeting a gif of

2019-10-15 09:23
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Colmore Row crane shutdown adds to city centre chaos threat today

Four 20 metre tall 'mega columns' weighing 20 tonnes each are being installed at the 103 Colmore Row construction site today.

The latest work on Brum's biggest beanstalk means that Colmore Row between Newhall Street and Victoria Square has been shut down to enable a mobile

yesterday 12:11
"I know for a fact they're working on targets" - Birmingham City on the hunt for Che Adams replacement

Brian Dick has provided an update on what Birmingham City fans can expect from the January transfer market.

Blues have had to change their approach this season having failed to replace the 22 goals from Che Adams who left for the Premier league with Southampton in the summer.

2019-10-18 12:59
Pub brutally hits back at savage TripAdvisor review - from somebody who hadn't even eaten there

A pub boss hit back after a scathing review from a punter - who hadn't even eaten there.

Roy O'Connell, who runs The Elm Tree in Cork, Ireland, was having none of it when the one-star review was posted amd spectacularly struck back after a scathing review.

The brutal

2019-10-18 12:59
Pair arrested in connection with death of nine-week-old baby in Barnsley

A man and a woman have been arrested in connection with the death of a nine-week-old baby.

South Yorkshire Police said that a 29-year-old man was re-arrested on Thursday on suspicion of murder, having first been arrested in the aftermath of the infant's death in December last year and

2019-10-18 12:59
Dealer who 'shovelled out' steroids to bodybuilders from market stall could lose home to pay £70k bill

A Birmingham market trader who ‘shovelled out’ steroids to body-builders could lose his home after being ordered to pay almost £70,000.

Police found more than 500 tablets at Sirfaraz Hussain's stall and more at his Sparkhill home, alongside used needles and over £3,000 in cash

2019-10-17 23:20
Better and healthier homes in five-year housing strategy for Wolverhampton

Civic leaders in Wolverhampton are this week set to adopt a new five-year strategy outlining three main priorities for the council's housing development plans between 2019 and 2024.

Following a major consultation on the matter undertaken in June and July this years, the new City

2019-10-16 12:41
Controversial team news claim as Leeds United prepare for Birmingham City - reports

Eddie Nketiah will not start against Birmingham City , according to reports.

Website Football Insider claim ‘a Leeds source’ has told them Marcelo Bielsa will not drop Patrick Bamford in favour of the in-form Nketiah.

The Arsenal loan youngster scored a hat-trick for England

2019-10-16 12:41
Birmingham set to be soaked by four days of downpours in early winter weather blast

Birmingham and the Black Country could be ravaged by four days of thundery downpours after a brief break from the October washout.

The recent spell of wet weather is expected to pause this afternoon as much of the country basks in sunshine with temperatures peaking at about

2019-10-16 12:41
State pension to rise in April 2020 - but it's bad news for millions on benefits

The state pension is set to rise by 3.9 per cent in April - but millions on benefits are set to be left in limbo.

The increase means pensioners can expect an increase of just over £6 per week on the New State Pension from the current rate of £168.80.

Pensioners in the UK will see a

2019-10-16 12:41
Lorraine thrown into chaos as interview halted when Dr Hilary's phone rings

This is the staggering moment a live interview on Lorraine was HALTED today - all because of a ringing mobile phone.

The ringing smartphone device threw the ITV1 daytime favourite into chaos on Wednesday, October 16.

Lorraine Kelly, who hosts the show, which airs after Good Morning

2019-10-16 12:41
£50 Dyson vacuum cleaner Sainsbury's claim - customers 'besiege stores from 4am'

Bargain hunters rushed to Sainsbury's stores from 4am in the hope of bagging a bargain amid claims Dyson vacuum cleaners were being slashed to just £50.

Some were inside 24-hour stores before dawn on Wednesday, October 16, after reports emerged on Tuesday night that prices were to be

2019-10-16 12:41
Brit teen accused of lying about gang rape in Ayia Napa 'sent frantic texts to mum', court told

A British teenager secretly sent frantic text messages to her mother, begging for help, as she was forced to make a false confession that she lied about a gang rape, a court has heard.

The 19-year-old woman gave evidence on Tuesday in Cyprus, where she is on trial accused of causing public

2019-10-16 12:41
Extinction Rebellion arrest tally rising as police try to end London protests

More than 1,640 climate change protesters have now been arrested over demonstrations that have brought parts of London to a halt.

The Metropolitan Police gave the latest arrest tally as the force faces legal action over a city-wide ban on the Autumn Uprising protests by Extinction

2019-10-16 12:41
'Racist' cop who carried knuckle duster and drank booze on duty sacked from police

A disgraced detective who carried a knuckle duster and drank alcohol while on duty has been sacked.

Metropolitan Police officer Mark Eve, based in Romford, Essex, was found guilty of misconduct over a litany of breaches that included routinely using racist language in direct conversations

2019-10-16 12:41
Dani Dyer passionately defends Love Island bosses after Sophie Gradon and Mike Thalassitis' deaths

Love Island star Dani Dyer has praised the ITV2 show's duty of care, saying its producers are "always there for you".

The issue of aftercare has been in the spotlight following the deaths of Jeremy Kyle participant Steve Dymond and former Love Island contestants Sophie

2019-10-15 09:23
Robert Pattinson's Batman movie casts Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman

Zoe Kravitz has been cast as Catwoman in the new Batman movie, according to US reports.

The Big Little Lies actress is set to star alongside Robert Pattinson, who is playing the Caped Crusader.

Director Matt Reeves appeared to confirm the reports by tweeting a gif of

2019-10-15 09:23
Latest news from Birmingham
yesterday 12:11 Colmore Row crane shutdown adds to city centre chaos threat today
2019-10-18 12:59 "I know for a fact they're working on targets" - Birmingham City on the hunt for Che Adams replacement
2019-10-18 12:59 Pub brutally hits back at savage TripAdvisor review - from somebody who hadn't even eaten there
2019-10-18 12:59 Pair arrested in connection with death of nine-week-old baby in Barnsley
2019-10-17 23:20 Dealer who 'shovelled out' steroids to bodybuilders from market stall could lose home to pay £70k bill
2019-10-16 12:41 Better and healthier homes in five-year housing strategy for Wolverhampton
2019-10-16 12:41 Controversial team news claim as Leeds United prepare for Birmingham City - reports
2019-10-16 12:41 Birmingham set to be soaked by four days of downpours in early winter weather blast
2019-10-16 12:41 State pension to rise in April 2020 - but it's bad news for millions on benefits
2019-10-16 12:41 Lorraine thrown into chaos as interview halted when Dr Hilary's phone rings
2019-10-16 12:41 £50 Dyson vacuum cleaner Sainsbury's claim - customers 'besiege stores from 4am'
2019-10-16 12:41 Brit teen accused of lying about gang rape in Ayia Napa 'sent frantic texts to mum', court told
2019-10-16 12:41 Extinction Rebellion arrest tally rising as police try to end London protests
2019-10-16 12:41 'Racist' cop who carried knuckle duster and drank booze on duty sacked from police
2019-10-15 09:23 Dani Dyer passionately defends Love Island bosses after Sophie Gradon and Mike Thalassitis' deaths
2019-10-15 09:23 Robert Pattinson's Batman movie casts Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman
2019-10-15 09:23 Landmark Birmingham study could massively reduce head injury deaths
2019-10-14 09:14 'Without a doubt' - The Ivan Cavaleiro update that will interest Wolves fans
2019-10-14 09:14 Aston Villa transfer target breaks his silence as Man United send McGinn message
2019-10-14 09:14 Date with disaster as woman enjoying TGI Fridays romance is FOURTH victim to fall into canal
2019-10-14 09:14 Birmingham foodbank demand hits record high with thousands unable to afford to eat
2019-10-14 01:53 Lidl, Asda and Waitrose tell shoppers not to eat ice cream, crisps, flapjacks, coleslaw and more
2019-10-14 01:53 Teen left Nando's and walked straight into canal that looked like grass
2019-10-14 01:53 Strictly Come Dancing 'fix' furore as furious fans say they couldn't vote for Dev and Dianne
2019-10-14 01:53 David James speaks out over chemistry with Strictly's Nadiya Bychkova
2019-10-14 01:53 Martin Bashir's heartbreaking family tragedy which led to Celebrity X Factor
2019-10-14 01:53 David Mitchell launches incredible defence of BBC over Naga Munchetty Donald Trump row
2019-10-14 01:53 Priti Patel blasted over 'laughing' as Andrew Marr reels off Brexit warnings
2019-10-14 01:53 Part of Great Birmingham Run course axed amid last-minute security alert
2019-10-14 01:53 Migas and El Borracho de Oro close over money problems - leaving owner Emma-Louise Yufera heartbroken
2019-10-14 01:53 The moment The Chase star Paul 'Sinnerman' Sinha storms off ITV set after losing
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2019-10-12 18:23 'Very high level' - Aston Villa favourite tipped to complete sensational Leeds United transfer
2019-10-12 18:23 Sneak peak at £160m McArthurGlen designer village opening next year in Cannock
2019-10-12 18:23 Pizza restaurant posts CCTV images of couple who complained after two-hour wait
2019-10-12 17:20 Championship promotion: How Leeds United, West Brom and Fulham compare
2019-10-12 17:20 Stan Collymore calls on England boss Gareth Southgate to pick Jack Grealish
2019-10-12 17:20 Aldi is selling a clothes heater for your washing and it's an absolute game-changer
2019-10-12 17:20 60-year campaign will see Cardinal John Newman made a saint in Rome on Sunday
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2019-10-12 17:20 'Gunshot' heard following dramatic crash in Cradley
2019-10-12 17:20 'I am in so much pain' - Krept parties with Amber Gill after stabbing at BBC 1Xtra show in Birmingham
2019-10-12 17:20 Tricked into drug running for new pair of trainers - Cruel reality of bullying and gangs
2019-10-12 00:32 Warning after pair plunge into canal at Walsall's Waterfront as weeds mistaken for grass
2019-10-12 00:32 First image of graduate who booked Airbnb cottage to hide her murdering drug lord boyfriend
2019-10-12 00:32 Robbers repeatedly stab homeowner with axe and spray three children in the face with an unknown substance
2019-10-12 00:32 Harrowing story of how Lord of the Rings worker brutally killed parents over dog row
2019-10-12 00:32 Barclays worker David Pomphret found guilty of brutally murdering wife Ann Marie with crowbar
2019-10-12 00:32 David Pomphret who murdered wife after she mocked erectile dysfunction was rumbled by sock
2019-10-12 00:32 Burglar Alex Gunn killed shopkeeper in 'relentless' knife attack for sake of just £100 in till
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