Jobs To Be Axed At JLR

Jaguar Land Rover is to axe 1,000 jobs and cut production at two sites. The UK’s largest carmaker said it would make an announcement to employees regarding its production plans for 2018/19. It added: "In light of the continuing headwinds impacting...

More strokes are now occurring at an earlier age

Public Health England’s statistics show that over a third (38%) of first time strokes happen in middle aged adults (between the ages of 40 – 69). More first time strokes are now occurring at an earlier age compared to a...

Lawyer Investigated Over Two Deaths

A suspected carbon monoxide leak in a house in Edgware, North London has caused the deaths of two men, aged 35 and 42, and five other people at the property were also taken to hospital have been discharged. Rehka...

Motorists Missing out on Cheaper Insurance with Fitted Dashcam

Many insurers are failing to offer drivers cheaper car insurance for vehicles fitted with a dashcam. Dashcam sales are at an all-time high as more motorists install the recording devices in their cars that can settle disputes and supposedly drop...

Drivers Parking on Pavements Will Face £70 Fine

The Department for Transport are considering new laws to prevent cars parking on pavements. This will allow local councils to make it illegal to park on the kerb without explicit permission. Currently there no law outside London against parking on a...

Jury Found Taxi Driver Not Guilty of Sexual Assault

A taxi driver from Birmingham has been cleared of sexually assaulting a female passenger and locking her in his car. Muhammad Naeem was found not guilty of sexual assault and false imprisonment following a trial by a jury at the...

Immigration Officers Arrest Five at Blue Water Restaurant

Five suspected illegal immigrants were arrested at a popular curry restaurant in Tamworth facing a £100,000 fine with officials also finding food hygiene issues. Blue Water Restaurant could be facing a heavy fine after the five men were arrested by...

Salman Khan Sentenced to Five Years

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan one of the world’s best-paid actors has been sentenced to five years in jail for poaching a Indian antelope back in 1998. Public prosecutors alleged that Khan, 52, and four other actors in the car with him fled...

Sikh Temple Features in England’s Most Important Faith Buildings

A new listing of England’s most important faith building features Europe's largest Gurdwara features alongside iconic locations such as Stonehenge and Canterbury Cathedral. Guru Nanak Gurdwara, in Smethwick, has been chosen alongside nine other places of faith to feature in...

Wedding Hall in Small Heath to Re-open

A wedding venue in Small Heath is due to reopen in the summer after its ceiling collapsed on 200 guests including schoolchildren in 2017. Around 40 firefighters, including specialist teams worked to stabilise the Al-Miraj Banqueting suite when the ceiling...