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Wednesday, 05 May 2021 17:43

Since 2017 when Andy Street CBE was elected Mayor of the West Midlands, the face of the region has changed almost to the point of being almost unrecognisable from its former self, proudly boasting...

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Tuesday, 04 May 2021 02:00

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Tuesday, 04 May 2021 01:36

Jay Singh-Sohal, who is standing to be the regions next Police and Crime Commissioner, has welcomed the announcement that 628 police officers have been recruited in the West Midlands in the first...

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Tuesday, 04 May 2021 01:31

Knife crime is an epidemic on our streets, according to Desmond Jaddoo, speaking at the Matthew Boulton College. Jaddoo was one of six panellists at the West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner...

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Sunday, 02 May 2021 02:14

People who are indulging in retail therapy or heading off to a beer garden this Bank Holiday Weekend are being urged to stay safe. With more retailers now open following the relaxation of Covid-19...

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Sunday, 02 May 2021 02:11

We're flushing away or binning an astonishing 11 billion wet wipes every year which can take up to 100 years to biodegrade. BusinessWaste.co.uk, waste management specialists, are concerned about the...

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Saturday, 01 May 2021 03:50

University of Wolverhampton academics have shared their recent research on police stations designed specifically to respond to victims of gender violence at the United Nations’ 65th session of the...

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Saturday, 01 May 2021 03:11

National Lottery funding of more than £35.4 million has been given to good causes in Birmingham in 2019/20 according to new figures released today to mark the launch of The National Lottery...

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Thursday, 29 April 2021 23:49

New laws that could leave flat owners facing bills for fire safety measures are "indefensible," say Grenfell Tower survivors and bereaved relatives. The Fire Safety Bill is aimed at making homes...

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Tuesday, 27 April 2021 22:29

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Tuesday, 27 April 2021 00:49

Almost two thirds (62%) of people living in Birmingham still have tasks to tick off their to do list before lockdown measures lift this summer. However, over two thirds (83%) admit to...

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Sunday, 25 April 2021 03:52

How has lockdown been for you? Have you succumbed to the Lockdown 14? For those who missed this on social media, ‘Lockdown 14’ is the estimated average number of lbs fitness experts are saying we...

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Saturday, 24 April 2021 01:31

Drivers in the West Midlands are seeing the biggest drop in car insurance costs in more than three years, new data reveals. The average cost of car insurance in the region dropped by £97 (13%) in 12...

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Friday, 23 April 2021 11:31

The flag of St George flies high and proud to celebrate the patron saint of England as the hero who slayed the dragon is marked today. And, as he is not just the patron saint for England, people in...

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Friday, 23 April 2021 00:39

Boris Johnson said he is deeply troubled by failures to properly commemorate Black and Asian troops who died fighting for the British Empire during World War One. Some troops were commemorated...

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Thursday, 22 April 2021 01:36

Seven charities from across the Midlands have been chosen by employees at Mondelēz International sites throughout the region, to receive a donation of up to £5,000. Guide Dogs in Birmingham, Molly...