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Girl, 15, raped twice at Witton railway station in separate attacks
A girl of 15 was raped at a train station in Birmingham before being sexually assaulted by the driver of a car she flagged down to help her.
yesterday 16:39
Birmingham's Legs 11 club 'drugged' and 'defrauded' customers
A lap dancing club allegedly drugged customers and charged thousands of pounds of unauthorised transactions to their credit cards, a report claims.
yesterday 12:15
Police shoot man in Birmingham street during gun arrest
Police have shot and injured a man on a street in south-west Birmingham.
yesterday 11:09
Thieves target West Bromwich DIY SOS volunteers
Thieves broke into vans and stole tools being used by a team working on a life-changing project for TV show DIY SOS.
2017-07-26 19:33
Driver attacked by gang who stole car in Birmingham
A man is in hospital after being attacked with weapons during a carjacking.
2017-07-26 16:15
West Bromwich drive-by shooting trio jailed for life
Three men who gunned down a father in a car in a drive-by shooting have been jailed for life.
2017-07-25 19:21
'Traumatised' autistic man restrained for 11 hours
The mother of a man with autism who was restrained by as many as nine members of staff for 11 hours at a private hospital in Birmingham has said her son has been left "traumatised".
2017-07-25 10:33
Student Emily Hughes denied loan due to namesake
A student has been unable to get a loan for university because someone with the same name, birthday and born in the same area has already applied for one.
2017-07-25 02:51
Men filmed racing at 134mph near Birmingham spared jail
Three drivers filmed racing at up to 134mph (215kmph) have been spared jail.
2017-07-24 21:21
Cervical smear tests: 'Concerning' delays on results letters
Almost half of women in England screened for cervical cancer are waiting more than the recommended two weeks for their results.
2017-07-24 13:39
Car stolen with mother and baby inside in Solihull
A man who stole a woman's car while she and her baby were still inside is being sought by police.
2017-07-23 18:57
Birmingham children's centres: Protest over closure plans
More than 100 people have protested against proposals to close 26 out of 70 children's centres in Birmingham.
2017-07-22 18:45
Residents moved from West Bromwich fire hazard block
Eighty residents have been moved from a block of flats after it was found in breach of fire safety regulations.
2017-07-21 19:40
Willenhall Academy: Teacher snapped 'asleep' at school
An agency teacher has been photographed supposedly asleep at a school where pupils threw food at Ofsted inspectors.
2017-07-21 17:27
Ceiling collapse at Birmingham primary school prom
A ceiling collapsed on hundreds of people during a school prom, injuring children and adults.
2017-07-21 13:03
Men guilty of Carl Campbell West Bromwich murder
Two men have been convicted of murder after a father was shot dead in a car in "a hail of bullets" .
2017-07-20 23:51
Daily News
Most overcrowded trains revealed
A morning train from West Sussex to London is the most overcrowded in England and Wales, new figures show.
today 09:09
Aston Villa vs Watford: The XI we expect Bruce to pick - and what it means

The team Steve Bruce selects against Watford on Saturday will go a long way to telling us how the Aston Villa manager plans to start next week’s Championship opener with Hull City.

The Hornets’ B6 visit in tribute of the legendary Graham Taylor represents Villa’s final warm-up ahead

today 08:43
Eight residents rescued and 60 evacuated from blazing flat block in Tipton

Fire crews rescued eight people from a burning flat block and 60 were evacuated as flames ripped through the building.

Firefighters used ladders to free those trapped, and also saved a dog.

Two people were treated at the scene for breathing in smoke.

The fire started outside

today 08:43
Manchester United FC transfer news and rumours: Gareth Bale deal latest, Nemanja Matic interest boost, midfielder watched, winger rules out move

The summer is fast approaching at Old Trafford and the transfer wheels are starting to turn.

At least they are in the world of transfer rumours.

Jose Mourinho will be looking to take the Reds a step further.

Manchester United have been given a big boost in their long-term

today 07:37
Arsenal transfer news and rumours: £45m deal close, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain latest, striker departure

There looks set to be plenty of changes at The Emirates in the summer and it seems that there are already plenty of rumours doing the rounds.

Or colleagues at The Mirror have been reporting on all the latest stories surrounding the Gunners.

Arsenal are reportedly closing in on a

today 07:37
Aston Villa transfer news and rumours: Alan Hutton latest, transfer team changes, tipped for promotion, midfielder departs

Aston Villa midfielder Aaron Tshibola has joined MK Dons on a season-long loan deal.

The 22-year-old will spend the campaign in League One under Dons boss Robbie Neilson.

Tshibola has been used sparingly by Steve Bruce in pre-season and a move away from Villa Park always looked on

today 06:31
Birmingham City transfer news and rumours: Ravel Morrison should be signed, Harry Redknapp talks to target, midfielder departs

Birmingham City midfielder Diego Fabbrini has joined Spanish club Real Ovideo on a season-long loan.

The Italian passed a medical with the second divison side and his deal runs from 1 August through until 30 June 2018.

Fabbrini has endured a difficult 18 months after joining Blues

today 06:31
Latest news from Birmingham
today 09:09 Most overcrowded trains revealed
today 08:43 Aston Villa vs Watford: The XI we expect Bruce to pick - and what it means
today 08:43 Eight residents rescued and 60 evacuated from blazing flat block in Tipton
today 07:37 Liverpool FC transfer news and rumours: Naby Keita - it isn't over yet, Phillipe Coutinho future latest
today 07:37 Manchester United FC transfer news and rumours: Gareth Bale deal latest, Nemanja Matic interest boost, midfielder watched, winger rules out move
today 07:37 Arsenal transfer news and rumours: £45m deal close, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain latest, striker departure
today 06:31 Aston Villa transfer news and rumours: Alan Hutton latest, transfer team changes, tipped for promotion, midfielder departs
today 06:31 Birmingham City transfer news and rumours: Ravel Morrison should be signed, Harry Redknapp talks to target, midfielder departs
today 06:31 Birmingham gang drug runners jailed after being caught with 'brick of cocaine'
today 06:31 Fury as recycling being mixed with general landfill to beat Birmingham bin strike
today 06:31 Birmingham Live: Breaking news, travel and weather across the Midlands and the M6 on July 28
today 22:49 The people - including children - convicted of revenge porn in Birmingham
today 22:49 The 40 crimes you've almost definitely committed
yesterday 21:43 Bargain homes for sale in Kings Heath right now
yesterday 21:43 Club by club: Every 2017/2018 Championship confirmed transfer so far
yesterday 21:43 The massive difference in house prices in areas just minutes away from each other
yesterday 21:43 This is where the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest will be held
yesterday 21:43 Revealed: The number of deaths after West Midlands Police contact
yesterday 21:43 The 30 job perks that EVERY worker wants revealed
yesterday 21:43 Birmingham bin strike: This is how to apply for a refund if you keep missing collections
yesterday 21:43 Doctors actress shares heartbreak as she spends final hours with husband
yesterday 21:43 How the new 12-sided £1 coin has stumped counterfeiters
yesterday 21:43 How the new 12-sided £1 coin has stumped counterfeiters
yesterday 21:43 The Highway Code's stopping distances are WRONG, experts warn
yesterday 21:43 The Highway Code's stopping distances are WRONG, experts warn
yesterday 21:43 This one trait means you're more likely to be a psychopath
yesterday 21:43 This one trait means you're more likely to be a psychopath
yesterday 21:43 Who is the hardest-working Royal family member? Their total engagements for 2017
yesterday 21:43 Who is the hardest-working Royal family member? Their total engagements for 2017
yesterday 21:43 Family of 15-year-old girl who died after taking 'legal high' warn youngsters
yesterday 21:43 Family of 15-year-old girl who died after taking 'legal high' warn youngsters
yesterday 21:43 This abandoned underground line is opening to the public this summer
yesterday 21:43 This abandoned underground line is opening to the public this summer
yesterday 21:03 Aaron Tshibola: MK Dons sign Aston Villa midfielder on loan
yesterday 21:03 DIY SOS West Bromwich thefts: Offers of help 'stream in'
yesterday 20:37 'Announce Ravel' - Birmingham City fans have their say on Diego Fabbrini's departure
yesterday 19:31 Roderick Miranda explains why he jumped at the chance to join Wolves
yesterday 19:31 Birmingham is the WORLD'S second city for gig ticket sales
yesterday 19:31 Aston Villa midfielder joins League One side on season-long loan
yesterday 19:31 Birmingham City transfer news LIVE: Fabbrini leaves on loan; Ravel Morrison should be handed a deal; Ipswich ticket update
yesterday 19:31 Man murdered passenger on No 11A bus for 'staring at him'
yesterday 19:31 Police shoot Sharif Cousins: Three men and one woman arrested
yesterday 18:25 When October half term is in 2017
yesterday 18:25 West Brom comment: Good job the new signings are flourishing
yesterday 18:25 How to see Love Island’s Kem, Chyna and Jonny in Birmingham
yesterday 18:25 This is how much Brummies spend on kids in the summer holidays
yesterday 17:45 Birmingham knife robber jailed after beer can DNA found
yesterday 17:19 Why West Brom's friendly at Kidderminster Harriers has been called off
yesterday 17:19 A Beginner's Guide: Here's what you need to know about betting on the horses
yesterday 17:19 Birmingham City transfer news LIVE: Fabbrini leaves on loan; Ravel Morrison should be handed a deal
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today 09:33 Aberdeen skipper Graeme Shinnie's stunner flips the script ahead of Limassol return - Berry's big match verdict
today 09:33 Hamilton rower Josh Armstrong rises to seventh in world under-23 rankings
today 09:33 Hamilton boss Martin Canning promises changes for Stenhousemuir clash
today 09:33 Danger Staffy goes into rehab after biting dog and its owner
today 09:33 Hunt for missing Aberdeen woman who vanished from Seaton home
today 09:33 Mum-of-six who crippled Royal Marine while drink driving on school run became 'wracked by guilt' and killed herself
today 09:33 Mum-of-six who crippled Royal Marine while drink driving on school run became 'wracked by guilt' and killed herself
today 09:33 Concern grows for Edinburgh woman missing from upmarket Morningside area
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today 09:24 Senate backs Russia sanctions, setting scene for EU clash
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today 09:24 Access to cheap American produce willbenefit Britons, says TIM NEWARK
today 09:24 'Dangerous talk!’ Irish bid to push UK border to the sea after Brexit slated as ‘MADNESS’
today 09:24 It's a fixed point! Hammond says UK WILL leave single market & customs union by March 2019
today 09:24 This would 'FINISH Norther Ireland': Anger as Dublin demands Brexit SEA BORDER
today 09:24 'Are you sure he voted Remain?' Diane Abbott skewered over Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit stance
today 09:23 Juncker CANCELS Article 50 staff’s holiday as he hits out at UK’s decision to quit EU
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today 08:59 ‘The Jump’ Dropped By Channel 4 After 34 Celebs Suffer Injuries
today 08:59 This Is Where The UK's Border With Ireland Could Be After Brexit
today 08:51 How the Oval regained its shape: the famous cricket ground hosts its 100th Test
today 08:37 What time is Big Brother 2017 final tonight? Latest betting odds on favourite contestant to win prize money
today 08:37 Wayne Rooney was sharper than most predicted - but it was another Everton hero that ensured victory
today 08:37 Wayne Rooney was sharper than most predicted - but it was another Everton hero that ensured victory
today 08:37 Mum has wedding dress turned into baby burial gowns after losing her daughter at four days old
today 08:37 Mum has wedding dress turned into baby burial gowns after losing her daughter at four days old
today 08:37 Hero Muslim man brings down gang of Islamic thugs who went on spree attacking "white Christian" strangers
today 08:37 Hero Muslim man brings down gang of Islamic thugs who went on spree attacking "white Christian" strangers
today 08:37 War hero who lost both legs in Afghanistan no longer allowed treatment at English hospital because he's Scottish
today 08:37 War hero who lost both legs in Afghanistan no longer allowed treatment at English hospital because he's Scottish
today 08:37 Barcelona train crashes into platform during rush hour injuring dozens
today 08:37 Barcelona train crashes into platform during rush hour injuring dozens
today 08:27 Transfer news live as Celtic and Rangers plus rest of the Premiership plus the rest of Premiership build for the new season
today 08:27 Mongol Rally - Finding a Scottish football fan driving through the Turkish countryside
today 08:27 The Jump is FINALLY axed after four series - and 34 celebrity injuries
today 08:27 The Jump is FINALLY axed after four series - and 34 celebrity injuries
today 08:27 Girl, 3, who died after being used as 'black magic voodoo doll' was sexually abused and pierced with needles
today 08:17 France and Italy quarrel over shipyard and Libya
today 08:17 TENSIONS IN EUROPE: EU cracks show as Macron now takes on Italy in row over shipyard
today 08:17 Take back control: Brexit WILL mean an end to free movement, home office minister declares
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today 08:17 Barcelona train crash: Scores injured as rush-hour service ploughs into station
today 08:15 Poker players beware: North Korea hacking gambling sites to fund NUKE programme
today 08:15 BREAKING: Train crash horror in Barcelona station at rush hour– 48 casualties
today 07:41 Barclays sets aside extra £700m for PPI
today 07:31 The towns and cities where property prices are rising faster than salaries - and the top spot might surprise you
today 07:31 The towns and cities where property prices are rising faster than salaries - and the top spot might surprise you
today 07:31 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte makes Renato Sanches enquiry with Bayern star keen for move away
today 07:31 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte makes Renato Sanches enquiry with Bayern star keen for move away