Drug Dealers Jailed After Terrified Victim Fell 30ft To His Death

Three members of a drug dealing gang called the ‘Mug Squad’ have been jailed for more than 30 years after a terrified victim fell 30ft to his death when the trio stormed his home to attack him. 50-year-old Anthony Wellington slipped as...

New Penny Appeal Shop

International humanitarian charity Penny Appeal officially launched their new 99p stores in Bradford, Manchester & Birmingham yesterday. The new charity shops will help people save money on household essentials and save lives at the same time. They also act as...

Bereaved Father Channels Grief into Haroon Jahan Foundation

“These people are just like me and you, they are parents, grandparents, doctors, dentists, nurses, business owners, farmers and they just want to LIVE." More than four years on from the death of his son, Mr Tariq Jahan now...

6,000 Taxi Licenses Issued in Wolverhampton But Many Won’t be Used in City

This year, more than 6,000 private hire taxi licences were issued by Wolverhampton City Council, up from less than 1,000 in 2014. Of the 6,395, however, it has emerged that 5,319 live elsewhere. Taxi drivers in the area have said that...

West Midlands Police ‘Failing To Record’ Thousands of Crimes Every Year

A watchdog has said that thousands of crimes are not being recorded by West Midlands Police, branding it "inadequate". Five out of six offences were recorded, according to HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS), but 38,800...

Young Entrepreneur Tani Dulay leads on £13m Midland regeneration scheme

Developer Woodbourne Group has this week submitted a planning application for a 70-unit home scheme at West Bromwich’s Black Lake. The planning application seeks permission to demolish the part-derelict industrial estate to make way for a £13m project. If the...

£45 Million Injection for Midlands Automotive Sector to Create 3,000 Skilled Jobs

Government to invest £35 million to help thriving £70 billion automotive sector Highly-skilled automotive and advanced manufacturing jobs will be created Investment will also improve industrial transport links on the A45, including a new bridge to connect Whitley South to the...

Bloxwich Child Abduction

Following reports of two men trying to lure young boys into a vehicle, the Police issued a stranger-danger warning to parents in the Black Country. The alert comes after officers received complaints that the men were looming close and approaching...

Exclusive Interview with Delhi Dynamos owner, Prashant Agerwal

Last weekend saw history in the making as the Indian Super League club Delhi Dynamos faced off against Premier League club West Bromwich Albion. Despite the Baggies win, 1-0 scored in  the 65th minute, it was a sensational moment...

New Aqua Park for Adventuring Brummies

A new Aqua park is opening in Bromsgrove which will feature a whole host of fun and exciting water based games and challenges. The Aquaglide Aqua Park promises a floating obstacle course, slides, blast tag and more. The park is being...