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West Midlands residents encouraged to use NHS 111 service to avoid unnecessary A&E visits

It is estimated that nearly three quarters of a million West Midlands residents (731,525) go to A&E each year who could have been helped by NHS 111 West Midlands residents are being urged to avoid unnecessary trips to A&E by...

New Supply of Water in Some Areas of Birmingham

Customers of Severn Trent in Edgbaston, Hagley, Moseley and Billesley are receiving a new supply of water after the company opened three new boreholes following 12 months of work. Severn Trent, which is the UK’s second biggest water company, said...

Detective Examine Motive For The Killing of Sarbjit Kaur

A team of murder detectives are investigating the murder of Sarbjit Kaur 38-years-old who was found in her Rookery Lane home at 4pm on Friday 16 February. It is claimed she had been assaulted and may have died several hours...

Councillor Narinder Kooner Wants A No Go Area For Criminals

Handsworth Wood Councillor Narinder Kooner s calling on police to 'do their bit' and provide funding for a Neighbourhood Watch team she has formed in her local ward. Cllr Kooner's idea is to set up a Neighbourhood Watch in the...

TV Chef Aktar Islam To Open An Iconic Restaurant

A proud Brummie celebrity chef is rearing to open a new city centre restaurant in spring. The award-winning chef Aktar Islam said it will be “one of Birmingham’s iconic restaurants”. The 38-year-old was chef director at Lasan which opened in the...

Signature Awards 2018 Winners Announced

‘Our time has arrived’ was the cry from the West Midlands Metro Mayor Andy Street at the 4th Signature Awards which took place at the ICC on the 16th Feb. Over 550 attendees were reminded that the West Midlands...

92-Year-old Conned out of £60,000

Two fraudsters conned an elderly woman out of more than £60,000 before she turned the tables on her cruel tricksters by luring them into a police trap. The 92-year-old received a phone call at her home in Solihull from Mohammed...

Engaging With The Youth of Lozells

Waseem Zaffar MBE was born, raised and has lived in Lozells all his life. He has represented the Lozells and East Handsworth Ward at Birmingham City Council since 2011. He also serves as a Non Executive Director at Sandwell...

Year of the Top Dog

Chinese New Year Celebrations in Birmingham are now a four day festival. Firecrackers, Lion Dancing and Drums extend a warm handshake to China signalling the Midlands is open for Business based on Friendship and Trust. Jas Sansi spent four...

East End Director Dr Jason Wouhra Receives OBE

Businessman Dr Jason Wouhra, Institute of Directors of the West Midlands Chairman, has been invested with an OBE for services to Business and International Trade by His Royal Highness Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales. Dr Wouhra is a Director and...

Handsworth Wood Residents Concerns Over Series of Burglaries

Many of the residents in Handsworth Wood will be gathering together and patrolling the streets following a series of burglaries in the area . The residents have set up a WhatsApp Group where they can report any suspicious incidents and have become the...

Indian Woman Disguises as A Man For Dowry

Police in India have arrested a woman who allegedly disguised as a man and tricked two women into marriage for dowry. Krishna Sen was arrested in the northern state of Uttarakhand for demanding dowry, which is illegal in India. During police...