Birmingham

Evicted Hereford coronavirus doctor 'told to buy tent' by landlady

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 19:19
The consultant had volunteered to help at a hospital but was evicted from lodgings and told to pitch a tent.
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Coronavirus: Birmingham trust records more than 300 deaths

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 18:31
A second Nightingale Hospital will be opened in the region on Friday.
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Coronavirus: Dudley park closes over 'mindless' gatherings

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 16:50
The closure of Stevens Park in Quarry Bank will be reviewed later in the week, council bosses say.
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Tribute to Walsall grandfather who died with Covid-19

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 13:17
Community-spirited Abdul Razaq, 66, died on Tuesday as a result of coronavirus.
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Coronavirus lockdown sees air pollution plummet across UK

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 12:13
Levels of nitrogen dioxide fall by an average 40% on the same period last year.
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Coronavirus: Black Sabbath star Tony Iommi auctions guitar

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 11:23
Tony Iommi will donate money raised by the auction to University Hospitals Birmingham.
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Coronavirus: Have the Brits stranded abroad got home yet?

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 00:09
The government pledged to help UK nationals stuck abroad, so how many have managed to get back?
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'Stay at home' plea from pregnant nurse with Covid-19

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Tue, 04/07/2020 - 17:48
In a Dudley hospital and struggling to breathe a pregnant nurse calls on people to stay at home.
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Coronavirus: Unfinished Birmingham Airport morgue already in use

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Tue, 04/07/2020 - 17:29
Bodies are being stored at a temporary morgue at Birmingham Airport, due to be completed on 17 April.
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Coronavirus: Walsall dad fined for son flouting lockdown

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Tue, 04/07/2020 - 13:18
The fine could reach £960 if the man's son, who was abusive to police in Walsall, goes out again.
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Birmingham's Nightingale hospital Tesco store for NHS staff only

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Tue, 04/07/2020 - 10:41
The supermarket chain is opening a store just for NHS staff at the new Nightingale hospital.
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Coronavirus: Police called to Streetly funeral

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Tue, 04/07/2020 - 09:46
West Midlands Police say people were encouraged to disperse but failed to do so.
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Musicians raise thousands for NHS staff in Wolverhampton.

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Tue, 04/07/2020 - 01:15
Voices for New Cross was created to thank medical staff at the city's hospital.
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Coronavirus: Hospital iPads could be used 'to say goodbye'

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Mon, 04/06/2020 - 19:34
Thirty tablets have been distributed across wards for relatives to keep in touch with patients
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Coronavirus: Man attacks police over essential travel query

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Mon, 04/06/2020 - 17:50
He punched two officers, knocking one out, when asked why he was getting on a train, police say.
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Coronavirus delays Birmingham's clean air zone plan

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Mon, 04/06/2020 - 14:02
The government has agreed to postpone the introduction of the zone until January 2021.
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Coronavirus: West Midlands hospitals 'ready' as deaths increase

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Mon, 04/06/2020 - 13:46
The West Midlands region is "clearly the next through the curves after London", says its mayor.
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Coronavirus: 'Amazing' Walsall nurse 'helped everyone'

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Mon, 04/06/2020 - 12:17
Mother-of-three Areema Nasreen was an "amazing person" who "put herself last", her sister says.
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Learning disability couple 'struggling to cope' apart in isolation

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Mon, 04/06/2020 - 01:35
Charity Mencap says lockdown can be "especially difficult" for people with learning disabilities.
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Coronavirus: Domestic abuse calls up 25% since lockdown, charity says

BBC Birmingham News Feeds - Mon, 04/06/2020 - 01:35
The figures follow warnings victims could find it harder to escape their abusers during lockdown.
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