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Monday, 28 September 2020 00:55

McDonald’s and the English Football Associations are inviting parents to sign up for one of over 160 McDonald’s Fun Football Centres, designed to give fun, free physical activity to thousands of...

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Saturday, 26 September 2020 00:56

The UK government has warned of "tougher measures" if people do not follow the latest coronavirus restrictions. In a television broadcast Prime Minister Boris Johnson said "we must reserve the right...

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Saturday, 26 September 2020 00:48

A major new scheme to help people and companies embrace the digital revolution has been launched in the West Midlands with aim of protecting thousands of ‘at risk’ jobs from the impact of...

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Saturday, 26 September 2020 00:47

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is to make an announcement about what happens after the furlough scheme expires at the end of October.   "I will update the House of Commons on our plans to continue...

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Tuesday, 22 September 2020 22:18

In response to the biggest threat to heritage in decades, The National Lottery Heritage Fund has awarded £11.5m to 235 organisations in the Midlands & East of England. The funding...

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Tuesday, 22 September 2020 22:03

From Israel to Ethiopian, the US to Germany, South Africa, Ghana, the UK, Ukraine, Bahamas, Brazil, Bosnia, China and countries the length and breadth of today’s world millionsthe world's Jewish...

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Sunday, 20 September 2020 03:40

Four new novels have been included on the shortlist for this year's Booker Prize, with nominees including Diane Cook, Tsitsi Dangarembga, Avni Doshi, Maaza Mengiste, Douglas Stuart and Brandon...

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Sunday, 20 September 2020 03:39

The City of Wolverhampton Council is planning a phased reopening of the city’s library service. Although the city’s 16 libraries closed their doors to customers at the start of the coronavirus...

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Sunday, 20 September 2020 03:27

Experts have developed a Virtual Reality (VR) reconstruction of the Mayflower that will mark the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrim Fathers setting sail for America. The Virtual...

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Monday, 07 September 2020 02:54

Earlier this summer, British Athletics ran a series of ‘Let’s Talk About Race# roundtables, bringing together voices from across the athletics community to discuss Race, and we can now provide an...

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Saturday, 05 September 2020 01:26

It is just seven days to go until Air Ambulance Week 2020 takes off across the UK celebrating the lifesaving work of Midlands Air Ambulance Charity and the UK’s other 20 air ambulance charities from...

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Saturday, 05 September 2020 01:20

 There has never been a better time to get out into Birmingham and enjoy some great attractions while they are relatively quiet. To help with this a new website and publication has been...

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Tuesday, 01 September 2020 02:33

  At a time where many youth/art centres have closed down, Eloquent Arts Centre is in the process of opening their doors to something truly special and needed for the young people in...

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Friday, 28 August 2020 02:31

Well-known Midlands’ personalities pledged their support today for the Hospice that cared for their partners in the final months of their lives. West Bromwich Albion legend, Brendon Batson OBE and...

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Tuesday, 25 August 2020 22:47

As schools in England, Wales and Northern Ireland prepare to reopen, in a message to parents Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said it is "vitally important" children go back to school, with the life...

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Tuesday, 25 August 2020 02:51

  The website for booking new driving tests in England and Wales has crashed, after it re-launched following the coronavirus lockdown. The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) said it...