AN APPEAL has been launched to find Matthew Lindley who is wanted on suspicion of assaulting a police officer and other offences. The 47-year-old is believed to be in the South Birmingham area. Witnesses or anyone with any information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a teenager was shot in the face on Monday evening in Billesley. The 19-year-old who was shot in Braceby Avenue just after 6.30pm suffered pellet wounds to his head and shoulder. He has undergone surgery to remove the pellets and fortunately his injuries are […]
THE MOSELEY and Kings Heath Lions’ Santa Sleigh sets back out on the next part of its journey this evening. Father Christmas will be touring Wheelers Lane and be in the Wheelers Lane slip road from 6.15pm. Tomorrow he will be on the Co-op car park in Stirchley from 6.15pm and on Sunday Santa’s journey, […]
TWO SUSPECTED car-jackers who stole a Mercedes at knifepoint from Nechells were arrested in Woodgate Valley. A man in his 20s suffered a slash wound to his hand following the incident in Duddeston Mill Road at 10.30pm on last night. The car was driven away but was spotted by police in Selly Oak at 1am […]
A MAN who died after being hit by a car just outside Birmingham City Centre in the early hours of Saturday morning has been named as Alex Knight. The 38-year-old was hit by a black Seat Leon at 1.40am on Bristol Street, at the junction of Belgrave Middleway. Alex’s family have paid tribute to him. […]
Woman announced dead at scene of fatal RTA on the A38 near Lydiate Ash.
Harborne residents take part in fun run in hour of their late son, Jacobi.
WEST Midlands Police caught more than 60 drivers breaking Birmingham’s new 20mph speed limits yesterday. In the first session in Bishops Gate in the City Centre 16 motorists were stopped and 45 were caught in the second session in Augustus Road in Edgbaston. The worst one was a young woman who overtook a law-abiding motorist […]
A LONG-SERVING family support worker based at Birmingham Women’s Hospital and the Children’s Hospital has been given a lifetime achievement award as part of the NHS’ 70th anniversary Our Health Heroes Awards. Helen King, who lives in South Yardley, has been at the two hospitals for more than 30 years. She has dedicated her life […]