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Mbwana Samatta breaks his silence after Aston Villa transfer

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Mbwana Samatta says that nobody is to blame for the reasons why his spell at Aston Villa didn’t bear fruit.

Tanzanian striker Samatta left Villa after only nine months in England when he joined Turkish outfit

yesterday 17:59
Archie Lyndhurst died after 'short illness' as tributes paid to Only Fools and Horses star Nicholas' son

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The son of Only Fools And Horses actor Nicholas Lyndhurst, Archie, has died following a short illness.

Archie Lyndhurst, reported as being 19, was best known for playing Ollie Coulton in the CBBC comedy show So Awkward.

The children's

yesterday 17:59
Seven members of Romanian crime gang jailed over 'Mission Impossible' style burglaries worth £2m

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Seven members of a Romanian crime gang behind a series of high-value "Mission Impossible" style burglaries in the UK have been jailed.

Their most prominent raid was a heist during which "irreplaceable" rare books worth more than

yesterday 17:59
48 parts of England where you can't enter somebody else's house under coronavirus lockdown rules

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Birmingham, Solihull, Sandwell and Wolverhampton are four areas among 48 parts of England where you cannot visit somebody else's house.

Speaking at Prime Minister's Questions today, Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer opened by questioning why

2020-09-30 16:41
8,000 'fraudulent' applications to coronavirus jobs scheme investigated

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Thousands of applications for a Covid-19 jobs scheme established by the government are reportedly "verging on fraudulent".

A Cabinet minister has hit out at 8,000 applications to the youth jobs scheme set up by the Conservative Party in

2020-09-30 16:41
UK coronavirus deaths rise by 52 as Scotland sees biggest figure since June

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UK coronavirus hospital deaths have risen by 52 - including the highest number of deaths in Scotland for three months.

Of these, 43 fatalities were reported in England, while there were seven coronavirus-linked deaths in Scotland, one in Wales and

2020-09-30 16:41
'Baby Che' - Crowley, Dean and transfers, Birmingham City questions answered

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Birmingham City are unbeaten through their first three Championship matches.

There’s one week left until deadline day, although there’s an extended window between the Premier League and EFL running into the following

2020-09-29 09:11
The big Chelsea transfer question & John McGinn's re-emergence - Dean Smith's Aston Villa transcript

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Dean Smith was in fine form after Aston Villa romped to a rare 3-0 victory on the road last night at Fulham.

Jack Grealish struck just four minutes in before Conor Hourihane added a well-taken second 15 minutes into

2020-09-29 09:11
Asda worker's incredible response to customer who has no money to pay goes viral

The latest on shopping, restaurant news and more

An Asda worker has won thousands of fans for helping a shopper who couldn't pay for food.

The supermarket worker sprang into action and made the life-changing gesture of goodwill at her local branch of the retailer.

Asda is

2020-09-29 09:11
Jaguar Land Rover issues apology to former employee over harassment and discrimination

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Jaguar Land Rover has issued an apology after a landmark ruling which protects non-binary people.

The judgement follows an employment tribunal hearing for a former employee of the Midlands car giant.

JLR operates bases in Coventry, Castle

2020-09-29 09:11
'Oh my' - watch as shocked dad discovers haul of guns in Birmingham canal

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This is the moment a stunned dad opened a bag fished out of a Birmingham canal - and found FIVE guns and bullets hidden inside.

Paul Johnson, 35, was filming for his YouTube channel when he made the discovery while magnet fishing in the murky waters

2020-09-29 09:11
Three new laws have just come into effect for every pub and restaurant in England

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From Monday, a raft of new legislation became law in England, with it massively impacting your next pub trip.

The laws now ban pubs, bars, restaurants and cafes from playing music which exceeds 85 decibels , although live performances are exempt.

2020-09-29 09:11
Amanda Holden's revealing outfit sparks hundreds of Ofcom complaints after Britain's Got Talent

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Britain's Got Talent has been hit with even more Ofcom complaints over Amanda Holden's dress.

The controversial outfit has sparked a flurry of angry complaints to the broadcasting watchdog.

Amanda wore a glitzy midnight blue, floor

2020-09-29 09:11
Six lockdown rule changes changing from Monday - full list of what you can and cannot do

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Weddings, funerals and christenings are all changing from today (Monday September 28), alongside fines for anybody breaking Covid-19 guidance.

As the number of coronavirus cases continues to rise and rise, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced big

2020-09-29 09:11
Piers Morgan launches new attack on Meghan Markle - and even Susanna Reid admits she agrees

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Piers Morgan has launched a new attack on Meghan Markle in a scathing rant on Good Morning Britain today.

And even his co-host Susanna Reid has hinted she agrees with her co-presenter.

Susanna admitted she had "reached a tipping

2020-09-29 09:11
'You're next' - Aston Villa fans fire Liverpool message after Fulham win

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Aston Villa fans are looking ahead to Sunday's clash with Liverpool full of confidence after tonight's 3-0 win at Fulham in the Premier League..

Dean Smith's side eased to victory at Craven Cottage thanks

2020-09-28 22:41
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Mbwana Samatta breaks his silence after Aston Villa transfer

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Mbwana Samatta says that nobody is to blame for the reasons why his spell at Aston Villa didn’t bear fruit.

Tanzanian striker Samatta left Villa after only nine months in England when he joined Turkish outfit

yesterday 17:59
Archie Lyndhurst died after 'short illness' as tributes paid to Only Fools and Horses star Nicholas' son

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The son of Only Fools And Horses actor Nicholas Lyndhurst, Archie, has died following a short illness.

Archie Lyndhurst, reported as being 19, was best known for playing Ollie Coulton in the CBBC comedy show So Awkward.

The children's

yesterday 17:59
Seven members of Romanian crime gang jailed over 'Mission Impossible' style burglaries worth £2m

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Seven members of a Romanian crime gang behind a series of high-value "Mission Impossible" style burglaries in the UK have been jailed.

Their most prominent raid was a heist during which "irreplaceable" rare books worth more than

yesterday 17:59
48 parts of England where you can't enter somebody else's house under coronavirus lockdown rules

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Birmingham, Solihull, Sandwell and Wolverhampton are four areas among 48 parts of England where you cannot visit somebody else's house.

Speaking at Prime Minister's Questions today, Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer opened by questioning why

2020-09-30 16:41
8,000 'fraudulent' applications to coronavirus jobs scheme investigated

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Thousands of applications for a Covid-19 jobs scheme established by the government are reportedly "verging on fraudulent".

A Cabinet minister has hit out at 8,000 applications to the youth jobs scheme set up by the Conservative Party in

2020-09-30 16:41
UK coronavirus deaths rise by 52 as Scotland sees biggest figure since June

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UK coronavirus hospital deaths have risen by 52 - including the highest number of deaths in Scotland for three months.

Of these, 43 fatalities were reported in England, while there were seven coronavirus-linked deaths in Scotland, one in Wales and

2020-09-30 16:41
'Baby Che' - Crowley, Dean and transfers, Birmingham City questions answered

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Birmingham City are unbeaten through their first three Championship matches.

There’s one week left until deadline day, although there’s an extended window between the Premier League and EFL running into the following

2020-09-29 09:11
The big Chelsea transfer question & John McGinn's re-emergence - Dean Smith's Aston Villa transcript

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Dean Smith was in fine form after Aston Villa romped to a rare 3-0 victory on the road last night at Fulham.

Jack Grealish struck just four minutes in before Conor Hourihane added a well-taken second 15 minutes into

2020-09-29 09:11
Asda worker's incredible response to customer who has no money to pay goes viral

The latest on shopping, restaurant news and more

An Asda worker has won thousands of fans for helping a shopper who couldn't pay for food.

The supermarket worker sprang into action and made the life-changing gesture of goodwill at her local branch of the retailer.

Asda is

2020-09-29 09:11
Jaguar Land Rover issues apology to former employee over harassment and discrimination

Latest news straight to your inbox

Jaguar Land Rover has issued an apology after a landmark ruling which protects non-binary people.

The judgement follows an employment tribunal hearing for a former employee of the Midlands car giant.

JLR operates bases in Coventry, Castle

2020-09-29 09:11
'Oh my' - watch as shocked dad discovers haul of guns in Birmingham canal

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This is the moment a stunned dad opened a bag fished out of a Birmingham canal - and found FIVE guns and bullets hidden inside.

Paul Johnson, 35, was filming for his YouTube channel when he made the discovery while magnet fishing in the murky waters

2020-09-29 09:11
Three new laws have just come into effect for every pub and restaurant in England

Latest news straight to your inbox

From Monday, a raft of new legislation became law in England, with it massively impacting your next pub trip.

The laws now ban pubs, bars, restaurants and cafes from playing music which exceeds 85 decibels , although live performances are exempt.

2020-09-29 09:11
Amanda Holden's revealing outfit sparks hundreds of Ofcom complaints after Britain's Got Talent

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Britain's Got Talent has been hit with even more Ofcom complaints over Amanda Holden's dress.

The controversial outfit has sparked a flurry of angry complaints to the broadcasting watchdog.

Amanda wore a glitzy midnight blue, floor

2020-09-29 09:11
Six lockdown rule changes changing from Monday - full list of what you can and cannot do

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Weddings, funerals and christenings are all changing from today (Monday September 28), alongside fines for anybody breaking Covid-19 guidance.

As the number of coronavirus cases continues to rise and rise, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced big

2020-09-29 09:11
Piers Morgan launches new attack on Meghan Markle - and even Susanna Reid admits she agrees

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Piers Morgan has launched a new attack on Meghan Markle in a scathing rant on Good Morning Britain today.

And even his co-host Susanna Reid has hinted she agrees with her co-presenter.

Susanna admitted she had "reached a tipping

2020-09-29 09:11
'You're next' - Aston Villa fans fire Liverpool message after Fulham win

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Aston Villa fans are looking ahead to Sunday's clash with Liverpool full of confidence after tonight's 3-0 win at Fulham in the Premier League..

Dean Smith's side eased to victory at Craven Cottage thanks

2020-09-28 22:41
Latest news from Birmingham
yesterday 17:59 Mbwana Samatta breaks his silence after Aston Villa transfer
yesterday 17:59 Archie Lyndhurst died after 'short illness' as tributes paid to Only Fools and Horses star Nicholas' son
yesterday 17:59 Seven members of Romanian crime gang jailed over 'Mission Impossible' style burglaries worth £2m
2020-09-30 16:41 48 parts of England where you can't enter somebody else's house under coronavirus lockdown rules
2020-09-30 16:41 8,000 'fraudulent' applications to coronavirus jobs scheme investigated
2020-09-30 16:41 UK coronavirus deaths rise by 52 as Scotland sees biggest figure since June
2020-09-29 09:11 'Baby Che' - Crowley, Dean and transfers, Birmingham City questions answered
2020-09-29 09:11 The big Chelsea transfer question & John McGinn's re-emergence - Dean Smith's Aston Villa transcript
2020-09-29 09:11 Asda worker's incredible response to customer who has no money to pay goes viral
2020-09-29 09:11 Jaguar Land Rover issues apology to former employee over harassment and discrimination
2020-09-29 09:11 'Oh my' - watch as shocked dad discovers haul of guns in Birmingham canal
2020-09-29 09:11 Three new laws have just come into effect for every pub and restaurant in England
2020-09-29 09:11 Amanda Holden's revealing outfit sparks hundreds of Ofcom complaints after Britain's Got Talent
2020-09-29 09:11 Six lockdown rule changes changing from Monday - full list of what you can and cannot do
2020-09-29 09:11 Piers Morgan launches new attack on Meghan Markle - and even Susanna Reid admits she agrees
2020-09-28 22:41 'You're next' - Aston Villa fans fire Liverpool message after Fulham win
2020-09-28 22:41 Roy Keane makes Aston Villa relegation prediction - and Jamie Carragher agrees
2020-09-28 22:41 'I promise players in' - Fulham transfer chief apologises for Aston Villa showing
2020-09-28 22:41 Jamie Carragher delivers verdict on Aston Villa's £28m man Ollie Watkins
2020-09-28 22:41 Police hunt third youth who 'fled scene' of police chase crash in Selly Park
2020-09-28 19:32 Stark warning issued to Kidderminster, Stourport and Bewdley residents as Covid-19 rates spike
2020-09-28 19:32 New bar serving craft ales heads for busy Solihull shopping parade
2020-09-28 19:32 Black Country Living Museum vs Dudley Zoo - which is your favourite?
2020-09-28 19:32 Slot machine venue wins licence in Birmingham despite objection by betting shop next door
2020-09-28 18:29 Deliveroo needs 15,000 new riders - here's how much it pays and how to apply
2020-09-28 00:38 Nuno slams Wolves stars after West Ham shocker
2020-09-28 00:38 Slaven Bilic reiterates transfer desire as West Brom's Karlan Grant hunt intensifies
2020-09-28 00:38 Army could be used for door-to-door Covid-19 testing in 'high risk' areas of Birmingham
2020-09-28 00:38 Latest Covid-19 restrictions - these are the strict new rules that come into force on Monday
2020-09-28 00:38 UK Covid-19 death toll climbs by 18 with more fatalities in Midlands
2020-09-27 23:35 Celtic U-turn could offer Aston Villa huge Odsonne Edouard transfer boost - reports
2020-09-27 23:35 West Brom 'in talks' to sign Tottenham transfer target - reports
2020-09-27 23:35 Rhian Brewster to Aston Villa: Striker 'wants' move, £20m fee, Liverpool clause
2020-09-27 23:35 Explained: The reason why Daniel Podence is missing for Wolves against West Ham
2020-09-27 23:35 Aston Villa 'make £9m bid' to secure transfer ahead of deadline - reports
2020-09-27 23:35 Ismaila Sarr to Aston Villa: Odds tumble, Watford drop asking price, Liverpool decision made
2020-09-27 23:35 Fine them! BirminghamLive readers give their response to the Covid rule breachers
2020-09-27 23:35 Driver with no seatbelt caught doing 113mph on M6
2020-09-27 23:35 Plantsbrook School pupils 'who sat near teacher' told to self-isolate after Covid-19 case
2020-09-27 23:35 Amanda Holden stuns Britain's Got Talent fans with eye-popping outfit
2020-09-27 23:35 Eight new laws coming into effect in October 2020 and how each affects you
2020-09-27 23:35 Coronavirus boffins 'wanted every over-45 to stay at home' to stop new nationwide lockdown
2020-09-25 00:11 Aston Villa transfer news LIVE Milot Rashica update, Ross Barkley latest, Loftus-Cheek fight
2020-09-25 00:11 40 firefighters battle blaze at four-storey derelict building in Walsall Town Centre
2020-09-25 00:11 Police urge public to stay away from factory fire scene in Walsall town centre
2020-09-25 00:11 Driver who lost arm after texting at wheel releases crash footage to warn others
2020-09-23 09:20 Milot Rashica and Ismaila Sarr updates issued as Aston Villa favourite linked with Leeds United
2020-09-23 09:20 The lockdown rules in each part of Birmingham and West Midlands as new national restrictions announced
Latest news from Great Britain
today 22:08 Pupil at Gillshill Primary School tests positive for coronavirus
today 22:08 Pupil at Gillshill Primary School tests positive for coronavirus
today 22:08 Driver dies during land speed record attempt at Elvington Airfield
today 22:08 Driver dies during land speed record attempt at Elvington Airfield
yesterday 21:47 Man convicted after 100mph motorway race killed his three-year-old son Muhammed had been racing a fellow Honda Civic driver when a blowout caused him to lose control.
yesterday 21:44 Boris Johnson’s dad won’t be fined for shopping without face mask
yesterday 21:44 Camilla heartbreak: Why Kate Middleton will be Queen but Camilla won’t
yesterday 21:44 Apple Maps update is coming to your iPhone today with Google Maps-rivalling features
yesterday 21:44 UK coronavirus cases: New areas added to watchlist - are cases on the rise in your area?
yesterday 21:44 Liverpool player ratings vs Arsenal: Three stars struggle as Adrian, Jota, Grujic get 7s
yesterday 21:44 TUI cancels cruises for 2021 as major change announced for TUI ships next year
yesterday 21:44 Parkinson’s disease: Constant sound in ear could be an early warning sign
yesterday 21:44 Royal wedding news: Another royal duo marry in secret just months after Princess Beatrice
yesterday 21:44 Full Moon horoscope tonight: What will Thursday’s Harvest Full Moon in Aries mean for you?
yesterday 21:44 How to sleep: The different sleep stages and experts’ top tips for better sleep
yesterday 21:44 Martin Lewis shares update on £10,000 voucher scheme to spend on property - expert tip
yesterday 21:44 Brexit must have 'consequences': Eurocrat's punishment pledge if UK deviates from EU rules
yesterday 21:44 Melania Trump humiliated: FLOTUS confuses public in bizarre video 'The **** is happening!'
yesterday 21:44 Anti-EU sentiment growing? Poll shows dramatic shift in Italy’s view of Brexit
yesterday 21:05 Fears 69 new homes would be 'step too far' for East Yorkshire village
yesterday 21:05 Fears 69 new homes would be 'step too far' for East Yorkshire village
yesterday 21:05 First look inside revamped city centre bar re-opening this Friday
yesterday 21:05 First look inside revamped city centre bar re-opening this Friday
yesterday 20:56 Men’s Football In-form Dominic Calvert-Lewin represents Everton’s best chance of silverware in the League Cup
yesterday 20:44 Hatton Garden heist member ordered to repay almost £6m or have sentence extended 'Basil' was responsible for disabling the building's security system and climbing into the vault to loot the safety deposit boxes.
yesterday 20:44 Ex-headteacher Rhys Hancock jailed for 'bloodbath' killing of estranged wife and lover When police caught him at the murder scene, he told them: "I'm hardly going to deny it - look at me."
yesterday 20:41 Prince Harry had ‘awakening’ on racial issues when he met Meghan
yesterday 20:41 Weekend of heavy rain and 65mph winds ahead as Storm Alex batters UK
yesterday 20:41 John Lennon's sons Julian and Sean remember 'tragic' FINAL conversation with Beatles star
yesterday 20:41 How to live longer: A juice known to slow down the ageing process to boost longevity
yesterday 20:41 Liverpool 0-0 Arsenal LIVE: Carabao Cup updates from Anfield - Minamino hits crossbar
yesterday 20:41 UK quarantine list update: Will Italy and Greece be added to quarantine list?
yesterday 20:41 Martin Lewis advises savers on ‘the safest possible place’ for their savings - what to do
yesterday 20:41 Meghan Markle's body language is 'protective' over 'anxious' Prince Harry in latest speech
yesterday 20:41 Paratrooper uses Sharpe theme to lambast Government over soldier prosecutions
yesterday 20:41 Archaeology breakthrough: Researchers discover treasure-trove of ancient Australian art
yesterday 20:41 EU’s legal action ‘irrelevant’ as Brexit expert exposes real reason for Brussels' move
yesterday 20:41 Sophie Wessex and Edward mirror Meghan Markle and Harry with latest royal engagement
yesterday 20:41 Justin Chambers wife: Who is Grey's Anatomy's Alex Karev actor married to?
yesterday 20:41 UFO sighting: Claim ‘five glowing orbs’ spotted over Japan - ‘Aliens are observing’
yesterday 20:41 BBC U-turn: Corporation reverses decision to axe Red Button services amid backlash
yesterday 20:41 State pension: DWP introduce bill ensuring payments rise next year – triple lock altered
yesterday 20:41 Boris issued Brexit warning as ‘high-risk’ approach to EU talks leaves UK ‘wide open’
yesterday 20:41 'Nanny state nonsense!' Philip Davies blasts chaotic lockdown rules 'They've got NO idea!'
yesterday 20:41 Turkey and Poland added to quarantine list today in fresh blow for winter sun holidays
yesterday 20:41 Sturgeon breaks silence in furious outburst at SNP MP with Covid-19 who broke rules
yesterday 20:29 Stockmarkets plagued by US presidential election anxiety
yesterday 20:02 Disabled refugee living in Hull 'squalor' while waiting for home
yesterday 19:53 Merkel contrasts China to US in climate change speech
yesterday 19:53 Palm oil firm vows to clear its name after US ban for abusing workers
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