Leaked Email From John Clancy Shows Councillor ‘Misled Public’

City council leader John Clancy is under-fire after a leaked email showed he misled the public over the deal which would have ended the bin strike. Clancy claimed recently that no deal was struck between the authority and Unite with...

Birmingham Terrorist Plotted Attack A Year Prior To London Bridge Incident

Junaid Hussain tried to persuade an undercover BBC reporter to carry out an attack on London Bridge, a year before terrorists struck killing eight and injuring others. BBC’s Inside Out London said, in a special report, that Hussain encouraged their...

Man Jailed After ‘120 mph’ Road Race Whilst On Break Leaves Couple With Serious...

A West Bromwich man who raced another car at speeds of up to 120 mph whilst on a break from his job at Cadburys and subsequently crashed, seriously injuring a husband and wife, has been jailed for three years. Manjivan...

Birmingham Bin Strike Back On

Birmingham’s bin workers have returned to the picket lines with the strike back on following the falling through of a deal between Union and the council. The seven-week strike was suspended on 16th August after an initial agreement was made...

West Midlands Quidditch Champions Congratulated By JK Rowling

Harry Potter author JK Rowling has tweeted her congratulations to the West Midlands team who won the first Quidditch Premier League Championship in Hull. The West Midlands Revolution Team won the tournament, beating the South East Knights in the final. Writer...

Alton Towers Warn Customers Of Fake Ticket Scam

Theme park resort Alton Towers is urgently warning customers to be aware of a bogus website claiming to offer discounted tickets. Reportedly, thousands of people have already fallen victim to the social media scam. On the fake website, called “ukgroupdeals”, customers...

Banned Driver Jailed After 115mph Birmingham Pursuit

Kamar Farooq was jailed after a high-speed pursuit in which he reached speeds of up to 115mph before crashing. Farooq, of Aston, Birmingham, was driving a BMW M3 when speeding away from police after they attempted to stop him last...

Britain’s Smallest Baby Now A Teenager

Aaliyah Hart was thought to be the country’s smallest baby when she was born prematurely in 2003. The Birmingham girl was born just 18 cm (7 inches) and weighed 340 g (12 oz) and was given a 1% chance to...

Council Announces Twenty New Bus Lane Cameras Across Birmingham

Birmingham City Council has announced its aim to target “selfish drivers” as it erects 20 bus lane cameras across the city. Drivers will be warned about the new regulations with a mobile camera unit out over the coming weeks. The locations...

Tributes Paid To Taxi Driver Killed In Hit-And-Run

Colleagues of Sajid Mohammed Shehzad have paid tribute to the “wonderful man” who was killed in a hit-and-run incident on the morning of the 29th. Mr Shehzad was stood by his parked car on City Road, Edgbaston, when he was...