West Midlands

POLICE are hunting two men following a street robbery in Birmingham City Centre. The victim was repeatedly punched in the face and knocked to the floor during the attack on Broad Street at 2am on March 16. He had his cash, watch and bank cards stolen and was briefly unconscious until passers-by stopped to help. […]

THE BBC WM COMMUNITY GAMES COME TO BIRMINGHAM THIS SUMMER!   The BBC WM Community Games 2019 is a brand new free festival of sport being staged in Birmingham this summer!   It’s your chance to come and try out up to 50 different sports and activities at the world-famous Alexander Stadium, the focal point […]

A TEENAGE girl was attacked on a bus in Birmingham in broad daylight. Police have confirmed they are investigating a report of an assault on a 15-year-old girl which is believed to have taken place on board the number 45 while it was travelling along Pershore Road in Birmingham, just before 12pm on Monday. The […]

SHOCKING new statistics from Shelter shows 23,800 people across the West Midlands are recorded as homeless. The figures show the true scale of the region’s worsening housing crisis despite Government pledges to tackle the problem. It means the overall number of homeless has increased by 2,500 in the last year and means one in every […]

AN APPEAL has been launched to find a dog who has gone missing from Pickering Croft in Bartley Green. The black male pug ‘Rubble’ who has white on his chest and a blue Diamantes collar has not been seen since Thursday. The appeal has been launched through the West Midlands branch of K9 Search UK. […]

SHOCKING statistics show more than a quarter of homeless families across the West Midlands are working. The figures, released by Shelter’s social housing commission following a Freedom of Information request, illustrate almost 700 families in the region (29 per cent) are holding down a job despite having nowhere to live. The number of people ‘homeless […]

A TODDLER is in a critical condition in hospital after a crash involving a van in Billesley parkland earlier today. The van hit the 19-month-old at Sarehole Mill, off Wake Green Road. A man, aged 30 and a 26-year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury through dangerous driving and are currently in […]

SHOCKING figures show half of energy customers in the West Midlands are failing to open their bills, risking falling victim to gas and electricity price hikes. ‘Bill literacy’ shows even more residents are clueless about how much they are paying and it is believed customers could be saving almost £300 on their bills by switching. […]

THE RSPCA has revealed it received two calls-an-hour about dogs being left in cars during last week’s mini heatwave. The charity was contacted 317 times about the issue between Monday and Sunday. Nine of the calls came from across the West Midlands and four more were made in Worcestershire. The charity advises people should call […]


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