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Drink-drive arrest after girl killed in Dudley crash

1 hour 21 min ago
A man is also suspected of causing death by dangerous driving over the crash in Dudley.
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Michael Bublé FaceTimes Birmingham fan from stage during show

1 hour 46 min ago
Crooner Michael Bublé sang to a Birmingham fan who could not afford tickets to his show.
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Wolverhampton Wanderers badge claimant 'cannot pay' fees

2 hours 52 min ago
Peter Davies faces a £250,000 bill after his claim he designed Wolves' logo was thrown out of court.
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HS2 boss: Business case for Northern extension is 'clear'

6 hours 29 min ago
Mark Thurston says the "real prize" for the UK would be the completion of the high-speed rail network.
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How author Lee Child lost his job and found global success

11 hours 29 min ago
The best-selling Jack Reacher creator explains how a crumbled TV career was the making of him.
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Birmingham LGBT lessons: MP 'has not read the books'

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 18:32
Birmingham MP Roger Godsiff waded into the LGBT lessons row saying they were not "age appropriate".
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Walsall barber shop shooting: Second person arrested

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 16:25
A 17-year-old boy is arrested on suspicion of the attempted murder of a man who was shot in the stomach.
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County Championship: Somerset complete 49-run win over Warwickshire at Taunton

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 13:22
Division One leaders Somerset overcome Warwickshire's lower-order resistance to beat the Bears by 49 runs at Taunton.
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Grime over Mozart? Better music lessons 'changed my life'

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 12:02
Results of four-year study shows better music education can improve attendance in disengaged pupils.
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Danny and Nicky Cowley: Lincoln City deny reports of West Brom approach for duo

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 10:56
Lincoln City say there have been no approaches for management duo Danny and Nicky Cowley, despite reports linking them to West Brom.
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EE to launch UK's first 5G service in May

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 10:00
Firm says that Huawei's 5G phones will not be available initially.
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Arrests after man shot in foot in Wolverhampton

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 09:09
The victim, in his 30s, was taken to hospital after he was injured in the attack in Wolverhampton.
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The effects of air pollution on human health

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 00:34
People with lung conditions describe the impact air pollution has on their health.
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Birmingham LGBT teaching row: How did it unfold?

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 00:07
How did primary school lessons about equality spark a national outcry?
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Birmingham LGBT lessons 'not age appropriate' says MP

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 21:34
Roger Godsiff, Hall Green MP, says the lessons should be left until children are six or seven.
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Star City cinema seat death inquest: Mechanism 'missing metal bar'

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 20:59
A chair company spokesman admits that a serious risk of entrapment was caused by the absence of the bar.
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County Championship: Somerset on course to beat Warwickshire at Taunton

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 18:16
Somerset need four more wickets to beat Warwickshire, who are 103-6 chasing 239 to win a low-scoring contest at Taunton.
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Jamie Oliver restaurant chain collapse costs 1,000 jobs

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 17:36
The UK celebrity chef says he is "devastated" as his restaurant group goes into administration.
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Stuart Sinclair: Walsall sign ex-Bristol Rovers midfielder

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 17:34
Walsall sign midfielder Stuart Sinclair on undisclosed terms, after he was allowed to leave Bristol Rovers this summer.
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Ex-JLS star's tour manager 'tried to start threesome'

Tue, 05/21/2019 - 17:27
Jamien Nagadhana, who was also JLS star Oritse Williams' driver, denies sexual assault.
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