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Leeds and Birmingham Clean Air Zones 'delayed by government'
The introduction of Clean Air Zones in Birmingham and Leeds has been "significantly postponed" due to a government delay, councils say.
today 15:44
HMP Birmingham: Scanner funding failure 'inexplicable'
A troubled jail's failure to secure funding for a body scanner to help stop drugs being smuggled in is "inexplicable", the chief inspector of prisons has said.
today 04:11
Lisa Skidmore inquest: Officer 'wanted to recall' sex attacker
A police sergeant wanted to recall a convicted rapist to prison four weeks before he went on to murder a nurse, an inquest jury heard.
today 22:56
Labour must argue strongly to Remain, says Tom Watson
Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson is to urge his party to "strongly" make the case for the UK staying in the EU.
yesterday 10:20
Julia Rawson disappearance: Police find body in Tipton
Police investigating the murder of a missing woman said they have found a body.
2019-06-16 18:29
Police officer hurt in Erdington pursuit crash
A policeman was injured when his patrol car was in collision with a vehicle that failed to stop.
2019-06-16 15:20
Handsworth murder probe: Police charge man over stabbing
A 36-year-old man has been charged with murdering a man who was stabbed in the neck.
2019-06-15 14:08
West Midlands Police forensic officer: 'I felt so uncared for'
A former forensics officer who quit due to the toll on her mental health says unpaid volunteers sought by West Midlands Police will likely be left to cope alone with seeing graphic content.
2019-06-15 04:38
Hazrat Umar murder: Killer jailed for 'Rambo-knife' stabbing
A boy who killed a fellow student with a "Rambo-style" knife after his mobile phone was taken has been jailed.
2019-06-14 14:59
Birmingham LGBT school row: MP Roger Godsiff given warning
A Labour MP has been warned not to repeat comments in support of protesters in a row over LGBT teaching.
2019-06-14 13:56
James Dempsey jailed after kidnapping baby in Birmingham
Body-cam footage from police officers shows the moment they rescued a kidnapped baby after a 36-hour manhunt.
2019-06-13 19:02
West Midlands Police advertises unpaid forensics jobs
A police force's appeal for volunteer digital forensic analysts has been branded a "disaster waiting to happen".
2019-06-13 03:17
Nurse struck off over pool water brain injury
An autistic woman suffered a life-limiting brain injury after swallowing "excessive" amounts of swimming pool water while under the care of a nurse.
2019-06-12 18:53
Tina Billingham: 'Missed chances' to help woman killed by partner
A woman told a nurse she feared her abusive partner would kill her four years before he stabbed her to death, a report has revealed.
2019-06-12 13:38
Trial set over Birmingham school LGBT protests
A court trial will be held over whether protests can be held outside a Birmingham primary school.
2019-06-10 14:23
Birmingham LGBT row: Labour whip to meet MP over school protest support
A Labour MP will be spoken to by the party's chief whip about his support for protesters opposed to LGBT teaching at a primary school.
2019-06-09 17:23
Daily News
Garry Monk: Birmingham City sack manager

Birmingham City have sacked manager Garry Monk after just over a year in charge of the Championship club.

More to follow.

today 16:47
Reward offered after boy shot in head in Wolverhampton
The Crimestoppers charity has offered a £1,000 reward for information after a boy was shot in the head.
today 14:41
Four injured in crash after Cotteridge police pursuit
Four people have been seriously hurt in a three-vehicle crash after a police pursuit in Birmingham.
today 12:35
Kevin Shepperson murder: Three guilty of Walsall killing
Three men who beat a 39-year-old to death with a dumb-bell have been convicted of murder.
today 10:29
The Shaylor Group: 200 jobs lost at Walsall-based construction firm
Two hundred people have been made redundant at a design and construction firm.
yesterday 18:44
Amjad Khan dies after 'targeted' attack in Oldbury
A man has died almost a week after he suffered serious head injuries in a "targeted attack".
yesterday 15:35
Wolverhampton hammer attack: Daniel Iftikhar pleads guilty
A student who launched a life-threatening hammer attack on a 16-year-old has admitted causing grievous bodily harm with intent.
yesterday 14:32
Aaron Thomason: Sussex sign former Warwickshire all-rounder

Sussex have signed all-rounder Aaron Thomason on an undisclosed-length contract following last week's mid-season release by Warwickshire.

Birmingham-born Thomason, 21, had only played one-day cricket for the Bears in four years on the staff at Edgbaston.

"This is a lovely part of the

yesterday 13:29
Latest news from Birmingham
today 16:47 Garry Monk: Birmingham City sack manager
today 15:44 Leeds and Birmingham Clean Air Zones 'delayed by government'
today 14:41 Reward offered after boy shot in head in Wolverhampton
today 12:35 Four injured in crash after Cotteridge police pursuit
today 10:29 Kevin Shepperson murder: Three guilty of Walsall killing
today 04:11 HMP Birmingham: Scanner funding failure 'inexplicable'
today 22:56 Lisa Skidmore inquest: Officer 'wanted to recall' sex attacker
yesterday 18:44 The Shaylor Group: 200 jobs lost at Walsall-based construction firm
yesterday 15:35 Amjad Khan dies after 'targeted' attack in Oldbury
yesterday 14:32 Wolverhampton hammer attack: Daniel Iftikhar pleads guilty
yesterday 13:29 Aaron Thomason: Sussex sign former Warwickshire all-rounder
yesterday 12:26 Kortney Hause: Aston Villa sign defender from Wolves
yesterday 12:17 'Wolves have been robbed' Aston Villa fans react as fourth transfer is completed
yesterday 12:17 ‘Absolute steal’ Our verdict on Aston Villa’s latest summer signing
yesterday 12:17 Carabao Cup 2019/20 first round draw to be held in Morrisons supermarket
yesterday 12:17 'Birmingham turned down £6 million' - This Aston Villa target in the words of his managers
yesterday 12:17 'Levels' The Wolves reaction as Aston Villa complete fourth signing
yesterday 12:17 These are the most crime-hit ASDA stores in the Black Country
yesterday 10:20 Labour must argue strongly to Remain, says Tom Watson
yesterday 09:17 'I just got fed up with the sexism. It was everywhere'
2019-06-16 19:32 Johanna Konta aims to transfer form to grass in Birmingham
2019-06-16 18:29 Julia Rawson disappearance: Police find body in Tipton
2019-06-16 15:20 Dan Evans advances to Nottingham final
2019-06-16 15:20 Police officer hurt in Erdington pursuit crash
2019-06-15 18:20 Nottingham Challenge: Dan Evans into semi-final
2019-06-15 18:20 Tommy Elphick: Huddersfield Town sign former Aston Villa defender
2019-06-15 14:08 Why would a nurse become a serial killer?
2019-06-15 14:08 Handsworth murder probe: Police charge man over stabbing
2019-06-15 10:50 ‘Ignored’ Chairman takes fresh swipe at Aston Villa over Financial Fair Play
2019-06-15 04:38 West Midlands Police forensic officer: 'I felt so uncared for'
2019-06-14 21:17 Birmingham's Bambu club licence suspended after death
2019-06-14 20:14 Dan Evans beats Mikael Ymer to advance in Nottingham
2019-06-14 19:02 Backstreet Boys tour Birmingham - setlist, start and finish times, support and tickets
2019-06-14 16:02 Gurpreet Singh: Wife murder trial jury fails to reach verdict
2019-06-14 14:59 Hazrat Umar murder: Killer jailed for 'Rambo-knife' stabbing
2019-06-14 13:56 Nathaniel Armstrong death: Murder case dropped before trial
2019-06-14 13:56 Birmingham LGBT school row: MP Roger Godsiff given warning
2019-06-14 11:41 Nike Air Max women's trainers blasted by fuming customers - over looking like an IRON
2019-06-14 11:41 Bride-to-be's brain tumour missed for FIVE years as she lay two weeks away from paralysis
2019-06-14 11:41 EastEnders' Bobby Beale returns as shocked fans spot BIG problem
2019-06-14 11:41 These four dogs need forever homes - can you help?
2019-06-13 23:14 Birmingham LGBT row school 'should always be safe place'
2019-06-13 21:08 Aston Villa sign striker Wesley from Club Brugge
2019-06-13 21:08 Handsworth murder inquiry: Police find man's body in home
2019-06-13 19:53 How good is Aston Villa-bound striker Wesley Moraes? We asked Football Manager
2019-06-13 19:53 Love Island rocked by EXPLOSIVE row as Michael and Amber fiercely clash
2019-06-13 19:53 Fortnite down - gamers in Birmingham report they can't connect online
2019-06-13 19:53 Vodafone DOWN across Europe as customers fume over mobile and broadband outage
2019-06-13 19:53 Jamie Oliver's remaining UK restaurants saved - sparing 250 jobs
2019-06-13 19:53 Tory members think Sajid Javid has the best chance of winning over younger voters and ethnic minorities
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today 17:26 EU urges Swiss to move on talks or face sanction
today 17:26 Hull FC's Carlos Tuimavave and Gareth Ellis to miss Catalans Dragons game but key men return
today 17:26 Hull FC's Carlos Tuimavave and Gareth Ellis to miss Catalans Dragons game but key men return
today 17:26 Josh Drinkwater provides update on Hull KR contract negotiations
today 17:26 Josh Drinkwater provides update on Hull KR contract negotiations
today 17:26 Hull's legendary Jack Kaye and his fantastic grocery shop remembered
today 17:26 Hull's legendary Jack Kaye and his fantastic grocery shop remembered
today 17:20 Schoolboy, 15, fighting for life after being stabbed more than 20 times
today 17:20 Nurse jailed for second time for posing as man to trick women into sending nude pics
today 17:20 Tory leadership election timetable: When is the third ballot vote?
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today 17:20 Meghan Markle Royal Ascot: Where is Meghan? Is she at Ascot with Queen and Kate Middleton?
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today 17:20 Maureen Lipman: TV chefs are causing obesity crisis, blasts actress
today 17:20 BBC weather: Thunderstorms to make way for heatwave as UK's downpour of rain hits Europe
today 17:20 Rees-Mogg shuts down Jon Snow's criticism of Boris Johnson - 'You're being selective'
today 17:20 Rory Stewart wife: The sacrifices made by his 'secret weapon' in leadership bid
today 17:20 Dark Phoenix breaks another shocking record and director accepts BLAME for X-Men disaster
today 17:20 Political correctness has erased golden age of TV like Allo Allo! says Barry Cryer
today 17:20 When They See Us: What really happened to Korey Wise's sister?
today 17:20 Rory Stewart age: How old is Rory Stewart? Is he younger than Boris Johnson?
today 17:20 Phone and web fraud: 5million hit - how to avoid being caught
today 17:20 ‘SACK THEM ALL!’ Commuter chaos as South Western Railway begin five days of strikes
today 17:20 Stacey Dooley: 'It’s not the end of the world’ Strictly winner makes personal revelation
today 17:20 Meghan Markle cruelly nicknamed ‘degree wife’ in latest nasty jibe by royal aides
today 17:20 The Queen dazzles as she arrives for Ascot with Queen Maxima as royals turn out in numbers
today 17:05 Sudanese opposition call for 'revolutionary escalation' in bid to end military rule
today 17:05 China warns US against opening a Pandora’s box in the Middle East after troop deployment
today 17:05 F 150: International day of action for Louisa Hanoune
today 17:05 Juan Guaido accused of corruption network that embezzled millions of aid money
today 17:05 Men's Football Michel Platini arrested over Qatar 2022 vote
today 17:05 Unison Conference ’19 Prentis urges government not to follow Trump ‘blindly’ into war with Iran
today 17:05 Heathrow will re-route rivers and roads to meet expansion plans
today 16:53 Boaty McBoatface turns climate change theories upside down on debut mission
today 16:53 Yoga expert staring at phone crossing road wins compo after cyclist blamed for hitting her
today 16:53 Tsunami alert as massive 6.9 magnitude earthquake hits Japan
today 16:53 Millionaire jailed after worker dies building nuclear bunker due to North Korea fears
today 16:53 Mum who had 7 kids taken away by social services is pregnant again with baby number 8
today 16:53 China killing prisoners and harvesting their organs for transplants
today 16:53 Royal stunner Kitty Spencer wows crowds on first day of Ascot
today 16:53 Nine mystery deaths in tourist hotspot leave holidaymakers terrified
today 16:53 Bloke ‘forced to identify as a woman’ to buy a beer sues Brewdog and wins
today 16:53 BREAKING: DJ Official, 26, shot dead months after winning grammy with Cardi B
today 16:53 Mob of 30 youths filmed ‘trying to steal delivery driver’s moped’ on east London street
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