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Underground bins could be the future in Birmingham

The futuristic system replaces wheelie bins - but how do underground bins work?

Futuristic underground bins are being considered for a new 6,000-home development in the north of Birmingham.

The state-of-the-art collection system has been mooted for the sprawling Langley development

yesterday 15:23
Underground bins could be the future in Birmingham

The futuristic system replaces wheelie bins - but how do underground bins work?

Futuristic underground bins are being considered for a new 6,000-home development in the north of Birmingham.

The state-of-the-art collection system has been mooted for the sprawling Langley development

yesterday 15:23
Six-year-old boy wins right to sue over father's death
A six-year-old boy has won the right to sue a company over his father's death on a diving trip in a landmark ruling.
yesterday 10:26
Son sues over mum's airing cupboard death in Pennal resort
The son of a woman who died while trapped in a holiday home airing cupboard is suing the resort company.
yesterday 06:14
Hate crime increases again in the West Midlands as police record 90 incidents a week

Home Office says Brexit and terrorism may be connected to hate crime increase

Incidents of hate crime have increased once again in the West Midlands.

There were 4,678 hate crimes recorded by West Midlands Police over 12 months, new official figures show.

That's around 90

2018-10-16 19:20
Hate crime increases again in the West Midlands as police record 90 incidents a week

Home Office says Brexit and terrorism may be connected to hate crime increase

Incidents of hate crime have increased once again in the West Midlands.

There were 4,678 hate crimes recorded by West Midlands Police over 12 months, new official figures show.

That's around 90

2018-10-16 19:20
Dark web paedophile Matthew Falder's sentence reduced
A "sadistic" paedophile who was jailed for 32-years has had his sentence reduced.
2018-10-16 15:26
Dad's billboard thanks to Birmingham Children's Hospital staff
A father has used city centre billboards to thank the hospital staff who cared for his daughter before her death.
2018-10-15 16:20
NEC Group sold to another private equity firm

Blackstone swoops for live events group amid rumours of £500m hike on 2015 sale price

The NEC Group has been sold to another private equity firm.

Funds managed by Blackstone have acquired the live venue and conference group which owns the NEC and Genting Arena in Solihull and the

2018-10-15 12:53
NEC Group sold to another private equity firm

Blackstone swoops for live events group amid rumours of £500m hike on 2015 sale price

The NEC Group has been sold to another private equity firm.

Funds managed by Blackstone have acquired the live venue and conference group which owns the NEC and Genting Arena in Solihull and the

2018-10-15 12:53
Birmingham headteachers tell Education Secretary about devastating effect of funding cuts

Heads are to meet Education Secretary Damian Hinds and war him they've been forced to cut teaching assistants, swimming, music and more

Birmingham headteachers are to give Education Secretary Damian Hinds a first-hand account of the devastating effects of underfunding on city

2018-10-15 11:50
Birmingham headteachers tell Education Secretary about devastating effect of funding cuts

Heads are to meet Education Secretary Damian Hinds and war him they've been forced to cut teaching assistants, swimming, music and more

Birmingham headteachers are to give Education Secretary Damian Hinds a first-hand account of the devastating effects of underfunding on city

2018-10-15 11:50
Black Mamba 'available' in Birmingham homeless hostel
Black Mamba is one of several drugs that were available inside a homeless shelter in Birmingham, rough sleepers have told the BBC.
2018-10-15 03:44
Birmingham headteachers tell Education Secretary about devastating effect of funding cuts

Heads are to meet Education Secretary Damian Hinds and war him they've been forced to cut teaching assistants, swimming, music and more

Birmingham headteachers are to give Education Secretary Damian Hinds a first-hand account of the devastating effects of underfunding on city

2018-10-15 02:23
Birmingham headteachers tell Education Secretary about devastating effect of funding cuts

Heads are to meet Education Secretary Damian Hinds and war him they've been forced to cut teaching assistants, swimming, music and more

Birmingham headteachers are to give Education Secretary Damian Hinds a first-hand account of the devastating effects of underfunding on city

2018-10-15 02:23
Aston factory unit fire 'deliberate' says fire service
A fire that broke out at a large derelict factory unit close to the scene of a similar blaze was "deliberate", the fire service said.
2018-10-14 20:23
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The Aston Villa news that will get Dean Smith buzzing

Dean Smith is counting down the days until his first match in charge of Aston Villa next Saturday.

And so too are Villa fans, who are set to turn out in their droves for the clash against Swansea City to welcome the new manager.

Villa are on course for the biggest attendance of the

today 22:23
Strictly's Katya Jones admits she's left scratches on Seann Walsh

Strictly's Katya Jones has said she left her dance partner Seann Walsh scratched and bruised after their challenging routine at the weekend.

The pair danced a dazzling Charleston on the BBC show on Saturday, just days after they were pictured kissing in the street on a night

today 22:23
The Parachute Murder Plot on ITV: Inside harrowing true crime case of Emile Cilliers

The Parachute Murder Plot - where Emile Cilliers tried to murder his wife Victoria Cilliers - comes to TV screens on Wednesday.

The hour-long ITV documentary is looking into the stranger-than-fiction tale.

You can catch this one off documentary on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, at

today 22:23
Ryanair hits back over cabin crew 'sleeping on floor' photo by releasing CCTV footage

Ryanair has responded to claims of crews sleeping on the floor of airports without food and drink - by posting CCTV footage.

A photograph going viral online shows six members of staff curled up and lying on a carpet next to printers, some using their blazers as pillows.

But the

today 22:23
Ryanair hits back over cabin crew 'sleeping on floor' photo by releasing CCTV footage

Ryanair has responded to claims of crews sleeping on the floor of airports without food and drink - by posting CCTV footage.

A photograph going viral online shows six members of staff curled up and lying on a carpet next to printers, some using their blazers as pillows.

But the

today 22:23
Lotto results: National Lottery winning numbers for Wednesday draw 17 October

No-one scooped the jackpot in Wednesday's National Lottery draw, making Saturday's top prize an estimated £12.5 million.

The winning numbers were 5, 20, 51, 1, 6, 54 and the bonus number was 56.

Set of balls three and draw machine Guinevere were used.

One person matched

today 22:23
Lotto results: National Lottery winning numbers for Wednesday draw 17 October

No-one scooped the jackpot in Wednesday's National Lottery draw, making Saturday's top prize an estimated £12.5 million.

The winning numbers were 5, 20, 51, 1, 6, 54 and the bonus number was 56.

Set of balls three and draw machine Guinevere were used.

One person matched

today 22:23
The one-word appraisal of Dean Smith's style that Aston Villa fans will love

Richard O'Kelly has revealed the secret of Dean Smith's success so far in his management career.

Smith is preparing for his first match as Aston Villa boss against Swansea City this weekend after taking over from Steve Bruce.

O'Kelly, who worked with Smith at Walsall and Brentford,

yesterday 20:17
Latest news from Birmingham
today 22:23 The Aston Villa news that will get Dean Smith buzzing
today 22:23 Strictly's Katya Jones admits she's left scratches on Seann Walsh
today 22:23 The Parachute Murder Plot on ITV: Inside harrowing true crime case of Emile Cilliers
today 22:23 Ryanair hits back over cabin crew 'sleeping on floor' photo by releasing CCTV footage
today 22:23 Ryanair hits back over cabin crew 'sleeping on floor' photo by releasing CCTV footage
today 22:23 Lotto results: National Lottery winning numbers for Wednesday draw 17 October
today 22:23 Lotto results: National Lottery winning numbers for Wednesday draw 17 October
yesterday 20:17 The one-word appraisal of Dean Smith's style that Aston Villa fans will love
yesterday 20:17 'Ridiculous while John Terry is sat in the dugout' - Aston Villa fans react to transfer update
yesterday 20:17 Why medics and fire crews raced to huge building near Snow Hill train station
yesterday 20:17 'Hammer-wielding' gang block in car before terrifying ambush in Swann Road, Bilston,
yesterday 20:17 Horror crash on M40 as car mounts VW Golf
yesterday 20:17 'Popular and loved' dad-of-two found dead in city shopping centre
yesterday 20:17 'Angel' daughter Chloe Kerr killed after crash on way home from family wedding
yesterday 20:17 Dad sentenced for 101mph hospital dash on M5 after wife went into labour
yesterday 20:17 Live updates: Incident near Snow Hill train station
yesterday 20:17 Somebody left £20,000 in a plastic bag in Telford - police want the owner to claim it
yesterday 20:17 Body language expert reveals staggering difference between Princess Eugenie and Meghan and Prince Harry’s wedding photos
yesterday 20:17 Body language expert reveals staggering difference between Princess Eugenie and Meghan and Prince Harry’s wedding photos
yesterday 20:17 Heartbreaking reason Princess Diana showed Prince Harry 'more love and attention' than William
yesterday 20:17 Heartbreaking reason Princess Diana showed Prince Harry 'more love and attention' than William
yesterday 20:17 Meghan Markle's royal baby news sparks family rift as estranged sister Samantha lashes out
yesterday 17:47 Richard Guest honoured posthumously for Tywyn sea rescue
yesterday 17:47 Russells Hall Hospital must report weekly to regulator
yesterday 16:26 Plastic cups set to disappear from Solihull Council
yesterday 16:26 Plastic cups set to disappear from Solihull Council
yesterday 15:23 Birmingham Post Business Awards finalists' champagne reception at Park Regis
yesterday 15:23 HSBC hones-in on Excellence in Industry success at Birmingham Post Business Awards
yesterday 15:23 HSBC hones-in on Excellence in Industry success at Birmingham Post Business Awards
yesterday 15:23 Birmingham Post Business Awards finalists' Champagne reception at Park Regis
yesterday 15:23 Birmingham Post Business Awards finalists' Champagne reception at Park Regis
yesterday 15:23 House prices in Birmingham growing at slowest rate in five years
yesterday 15:23 House prices in Birmingham growing at slowest rate in five years
yesterday 15:23 Theresa May condemns Solihull Green councillor for 'pandering to racism'
yesterday 15:23 Theresa May condemns Solihull Green councillor for 'pandering to racism'
yesterday 15:23 Underground bins could be the future in Birmingham
yesterday 15:23 Underground bins could be the future in Birmingham
yesterday 14:38 Labour-dash dad Louis Baker escapes driving ban
yesterday 14:20 Budget airline predicts £12m loss
yesterday 14:20 Budget airline predicts £12m loss
yesterday 13:59 Birmingham City captain's cheeky dig at Aston Villa
yesterday 13:59 Severn Trent has 50 jobs up for grabs - here's how to apply
yesterday 13:59 £600k cannabis factory with 1,000 plants found after ram-raid in Oldbury
yesterday 13:59 Theresa May condemns Solihull Green councillor for 'pandering to racism'
yesterday 13:59 Underground bins could be the future in Birmingham
yesterday 13:59 Anton du Beke makes stunning admission about Seann Walsh and Katya Jones on Strictly
yesterday 13:59 The face of Birmingham woman Lisa Savage who stabbed friend for four minutes on train
yesterday 12:56 'Clueless' Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill should be sacked, says ex-West Brom and Wolves star
yesterday 12:56 Inside the ITV Ninja Warrior adventure park opening an hour from Birmingham
yesterday 12:56 Thousands of sick and disabled Brits set for £1BILLION in benefits after government blunder
Latest news from Great Britain
today 23:05 Melania Trump's plane forced to land after 'haze of smoke' spotted
today 23:05 California students 'mixed grandfather's cremated ashes into homemade cookies'
today 23:05 Boxing champion Saul Alvarez signs 'richest sports contract ever'
today 23:05 Missing journalist: 'Acid may have been used to dispose of Jamal Khashoggi's body'
today 23:05 Queen's handbag features in new portrait
today 23:05 Theresa May to call on EU leaders to do more to combat threat of cyber attacks
today 22:53 Love Island's Georgia Steel and Sam Bird split hours after posing together at ITV event
today 22:53 Westlife announce 20th anniversary tour with huge Scottish date
today 22:53 Mojo the police dog awarded ‘animal OBE’ for bravery at Manchester terror attack
today 22:53 Heartbroken mother kills herself and children after husband fakes death to claim insurance
today 22:53 Juncker holds SECRET phone call with Italy as EU budget row escalates
today 22:53 Meghan Markle baby: Which favourite foods will Meghan have to stop eating while pregnant?
today 22:53 Gmail login: How many Gmail accounts can you have – How to create multiple Gmail accounts
today 22:53 Fortnite in-game tournament DATES: When can you join Fortnite's next tournament?
today 22:53 Hawaii volcano eruption: Earthquake hits Kilauea volcano - will Kilauea erupt again?
today 22:53 'Brexit DERANGEMENT syndrome!' Farage's BRUTAL response to Clegg's plot to THWART Brexit
today 22:53 Ex-army officer SNAPS at 'selfie generation' for Remembrance Day parade cancellation fears
today 22:53 Pippa Middleton baby name: Have Pippa and James named their baby yet? What will it be?
today 22:53 Clegg BIZARRELY claims Brexit is 'curiously un-British' before demanding second referendum
today 22:53 Meghan Markle royal tour: What are Duke and Duchess of Sussex doing in Melbourne TODAY?
today 22:53 Princess Diana's confession: She gave MORE love to Harry than William - and THIS is why
today 22:53 'They want a deal' Tory MEP says German business starting to 'believe' no deal is possible
today 22:53 Parkinson’s disease - does your handwriting look like this? The signs hidden in your hands
today 22:53 The Apprentice 2018: ‘I’m devastated’ Frank Brooks upset with Karren Brady after BBC exit
today 22:53 BREXIT BETRAYAL: May considers EU plot to keep UK locked to Brussels for three years
today 22:53 Sickening footage shows Scottish farm workers punching and kicking defenceless sheep
today 22:53 ‘Disgrace!’ Remembrance Day parade CANCELLED due to ‘pathetic’ health and safety fears
today 22:53 Farage REFUSED ENTRY to EU building - 'It's never happened before!'
today 22:53 ‘We may NEVER leave!’ Brexiteer FURY as panicked Theresa May considers DELAYING EU exit
today 22:44 Brexit, the Irish border and the 'battle for the union'
today 22:44 Brexit: UK 'may consider longer transition period'
today 22:41 Purple Door lap-dancing club in Hull is looking for staff
today 22:41 Purple Door lap-dancing club in Hull is looking for staff
today 22:38 M40 closed after horror multi-car pile up in THIRD crash in three days
today 22:38 India deploys 150 HUNTERS to track down maneating tiger that has mauled 13 people to DEATH
today 22:38 Girl, 21, who had ‘skull crushed after brutal gang rape’ was found 'wrapped in white bag'
today 22:38 Man Utd news: Saudi 'takeover' SLAMMED as 'ugly and artificial'
today 22:38 BREAKING: Major airline COLLAPSES – all flights SUSPENDED from midnight
today 22:32 On Brexit, May urges EU to do "difficult deal" once again
yesterday 21:50 Meet Regis Prograis - the fearsome boxing 'werewolf' hunting Josh Taylor
yesterday 21:50 Scotland still wearing Vauxhall sponsored-kit despite deal ending MONTHS ago
yesterday 21:50 Iceland launches mega pizza feast deal for a fiver AND you can order online
yesterday 21:50 Graham Hunter details the magical story of how his much-anticipated Barcelona documentary came to be
yesterday 21:50 Dad who couldn't keep up with kids on hike shows off his SIX PACK after incredible transformation
yesterday 21:50 Dad who couldn't keep up with kids on hike shows off his SIX PACK after incredible transformation
yesterday 21:50 Blood-stained killer strolls into takeaway and pub after battering his girlfriend to death captured on chilling CCTV
yesterday 21:50 Blood-stained killer strolls into takeaway and pub after battering his girlfriend to death captured on chilling CCTV
yesterday 21:50 Man dubbed ‘coppercino’ tried to rob Starbucks as police waited for their coffee
yesterday 21:50 Paddington disruption continues as passengers told to prepare for more rush hour misery
yesterday 21:50 Sally Field makes SURPRISING confession about Burt Reynolds movie Smokey And The Bandit
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