£82m Dudley leisure and retail development revealed

An image of the Portersfield development in Dudley which has been released show shops and bars, linked by open plan walkways for shoppers once it gets the green light. A planning application has been submitted to Dudley Council planners by...

Shortlist for Channel 4 Cities Revealed

The shortlist for Channel 4 relocation has been revealed with West Midlands listed for the national headquarters or creative hub, alongside Bristol, Cardiff, Glasgow, Greater Manchester, Leeds and Liverpool. The region put forward Birmingham and Coventry as potential homes...

Private Tutor Abused Young Girls During Lessons

A Birmingham tutor has been jailed for sexually abusing his pupils and police have issued an urgent plea to parents. Sanjeev Mittal a private tutor who ran a JS Home Tutors molested two young girls during home-school lessons. His pupils were...

John Terry Leaves Aston Villa After Defeat

Captain John Terry has left Aston Villa after they failed to  gain premiership promotion to Fulham. Terry joined the Midlands giants last summer with the aim of helping to return Villa to the Premier League after their relegation in 2016. The team failed with a 1-0 loss to...

Body Found in Alum Rock Home

Police and paramedics were called to Jackson Road in Alum Rock on Sunday 27 May. A man has been found dead at a home and four police cars and two ambulances parked up in the middle of the road between...

Killer Driver’s Appeal Rejected

A personal trainer who was jailed 10-years for killing a grandfather in a high-speed smash on a Black Country road has had his appeal rejected. Kamran Abbasi Raja, 37, was driving at almost double the speed limit before he struck...

“It was special for me to be filming in London” – Abhiraj Minawala

Abhiraj Minawala is a former assistant director who is now helming Salman Khan Films ambitious production Loveratri, starring Aayush Sharma and Warina Hussain. Minawala has previously assisted on films like Band Baaja Baraat, Mere Brother Ki Dulhan, Jab Tak...

Handsworth Shooter Arrested And Charged

22-year-old Taimoor Zaheer was shot dead on Maxwell Avenue in Handsworth, shortly before 5pm on Tuesday. His shooter has now been found, arrested and charged with murder. The shooter, identified as Anib Khan, fled the scene of the crime but...

Survey Reveals Women Know More About Strokes Than Men

Stroke survey reveals that Asian and Black women know more about stroke than men. 72% of women knew the Act F.A.S.T. acronym which is used to help people identify the signs of a stroke compared to 62% of men. ...

King House Music Presents: Kach da Glass

King House Music Presents, Harbhajan Talwar with Kach da Glass releasing May 25th worldwide. Harbhajan Talwar a former member of the internationally renowned band XLNC has been flying the flag for bhangra worldwide for over two decades. His last release " Yaad Teri"...