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Jude Bellingham makes more history as Borussia Dortmund take on Lazio in Champions League

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Birmingham City product Jude Bellingham has tonight become the youngest English player ever to start a Champions League match.

The 17-year-old has been named in Borussia Dortmund’s team which takes on Lazio in the Stadio ...

2020-10-20 21:56 open_in_new
Aston Villa fans are all making the same point after 'major' Leeds United reveal

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Leeds United midfielder Kalvin Phillips has been ruled out of Friday's clash against Aston Villa.

The England international is sidelined for up to six weeks with a shoulder injury he picked up in the defeat to ...

2020-10-20 21:56 open_in_new
Latest Covid travel guidelines for passengers heading to holiday hotspots

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The list of quarantine-free overseas destinations available to visitors from the UK changes weekly.

When the idea of 14-day quarantine on passengers returning to the UK was first announced, few people would have thought it would still be in place ...

2020-10-20 21:56 open_in_new
Latest Covid travel guidelines for passengers heading to holiday hotspots

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The list of quarantine-free overseas destinations available to visitors from the UK changes weekly.

When the idea of 14-day quarantine on passengers returning to the UK was first announced, few people would have thought it would still be in place ...

2020-10-20 21:56 open_in_new
Businesswoman and mum-of-two Jo Harrington dies aged just 48

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Tributes have been paid to a top Birmingham businesswoman "with a zest for life" who has died aged just 48.

Jo Harrington worked in media and publicity in the Midlands, including stints at Birmingham radio stations BRMB, Free Radio and ...

2020-10-20 21:56 open_in_new
Fundraiser launched for family of much-loved dad killed in Brierley Hill shooting

Friends of a much-loved dad shot dead in Brierley Hill have launched a fundraiser for his family.

In just two days around £800 has been raised for the children and partner of William Henry.

The 31-year-old was found dead next to his best friend Brian McIntosh, 29, in a Range Rover ...

2020-10-20 01:59 open_in_new
Dean Smith 'asked the question' in Aston Villa transfer reveal

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Dean Smith has revealed how Aston Villa managed to convince Chelsea to loan them England international Ross Barkley.

Barkley, 26, joined Villa on a season-long loan towards the end of the transfer window and made an ...

2020-10-18 14:17 open_in_new
Lidl, Tesco, Aldi, Morrisons, Waitrose and Iceland urgently recalling these products

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A number of high profile supermarkets have issued warnings after products have been recalled.

Supermarkets such as Lidl, Waitrose and Tesco have been forced to recall products due to potential health and safety issues.

Some of ...

2020-10-18 14:17 open_in_new
SAGE scientist predicts coronavirus vaccine by spring - but says we need a circuit breaker

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A SAGE scientist says he thinks a vaccine will be ready by spring - but says now is the "second best time" to have a circuit breaker to stop the coronavirus spread.

Professor Jeremy Farrar said he expects to see a vaccine at the start of ...

2020-10-18 14:17 open_in_new
SAGE scientist predicts coronavirus vaccine by spring - but says we need a circuit breaker

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A SAGE scientist says he thinks a vaccine will be ready by spring - but says now is the "second best time" to have a circuit breaker to stop the coronavirus spread.

Professor Jeremy Farrar said he expects to see a vaccine at the start of ...

2020-10-18 14:17 open_in_new
City centre safety fears after punch-up, Bullring fracas and man scales world's biggest Primark

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Birmingham shoppers have spoken of their safety fears after a shocking attack on a teenage boy was caught on camera in the Bullring.

The victim, aged just 17, suffered cuts to his face in a brutal beating as horrified witnesses watched on at the ...

2020-10-18 14:17 open_in_new
Aston Villa and Said Benrahma: Key update emerges as West Ham move falters
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2020-10-13 22:59 open_in_new
'On fire' - Inside Liverpool's training session ahead of Aston Villa

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Dean Smith will be hoping that Aston Villa 's recent good form, news signings, and home advantage, will be enough to help them to a win over the Premier League Champions.

Liverpool visit Villa Park as the obvious ...

2020-10-03 19:14 open_in_new
Donald Trump death threat abusers 'will be banned', says Twitter

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Social media giant Twitter has warned it will take action on anyone wishing Donald Trump's death after he contracted coronavirus.

The US President was rushed to hospital recently after he was diagnosed over a day ago while being on the road for ...

2020-10-03 19:14 open_in_new
Aston Villa suffer fresh injury concern ahead of Liverpool clash

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Central defender Kortney Hause is a fresh injury concern for Aston Villa boss Dean Smith after he hobbled off in their Carabao Cup tie with Stoke City at Villa Park.

Hause has been a consistent pick in the cup for Smith ...

2020-10-02 01:14 open_in_new
Watch as Oldbury shopper 'verbally abuses' DIY store staff after refusing to wear a mask

This is the moment police were forced to intervene when a shopper 'verbally abused' staff after refusing to wear a mask.

The man is said to have turned on staff at an Oldbury DIY store after attempting to shop without wearing a face covering.

In police bodycam footage, ...

2020-10-02 01:14 open_in_new
Aston Villa crash out of the Carabao Cup at the hands of Stoke City ahead of Liverpool clash

Aston Villa crashed out of the last-16 of the Carabao Cup after a 1-0 defeat by experienced Championship side Stoke City.

Potters boss Michael O’Neill made eight changes to his line-up, which included bringing in match-winner Sam Vokes. The Welshman climbed highest and beat Kortney Hause ...

2020-10-02 01:14 open_in_new
'Stuck into them' - Dean Smith gives dismal Aston Villa players tongue-lashing after Stoke City loss

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Dean Smith admits he read Aston Villa's uninspiring second-string the riot act at half-time after a dismal showing in their 1-0 defeat to Stoke City.

Stoke's Sam Vokes got the only goal of the game after 26 ...

2020-10-02 01:14 open_in_new
'Reassess' - Aston Villa sent transfer message after Stoke defeat

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Aston Villa are out of the Carabao Cup at the fourth round after falling 1-0 to Stoke City at Villa Park.

Villa, who had won their previous four matches in league and cup up to this point in the season, failed to reach ...

2020-10-02 01:14 open_in_new
Young girl suffers 'life-changing' injuries in Kidderminster as car hits pedestrians

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A young girl has suffered 'potentially life-changing injuries' and a woman 'multiple injuries after being hit by a car in a Worcestershire town.

The incident occurred at around 3pm on Thursday, October 1, in Stourport Road, close to ...

2020-10-02 01:14 open_in_new
Former Redditch MP Jacqui Smith reveals picture after Strictly Come Dancing transformation

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This is former Redditch MP Jacqui Smith as you've never seen her before.

The ex Labour Home Secretary revealed a glamorous picture of herself after she'd been "Strictly-fied".

Jacqui, aged 57, is a contestant in this ...

2020-10-02 01:14 open_in_new