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Dr Jyoti Sood explains why it’s important to “look before you flush”

A recent survey reveals that only 16% of adults aged 50 and over in England say they check the colour of their urine every time they go to the toilet, with women being less likely to check every time...

Solihull “Sham Immigration Lawyer” sentenced for fraud

A Solihull Lawyer - Ms. Harvinder Kaur Thethi, was found guilty of six counts of fraud by false representation. On Thursday 26 July 2018, at Southwark Crown Court, Ms. Harvinder Kaur Thethi, aged 46 years, of Old Hall Gardens, Solihull,...

Local radio owner charged “for not providing XL – LENT living conditions” with...

A north London council found 35 people living in one "appalling" house. Two private landlords have been convicted of managing houses in treacherous and sub-standard conditions. The two landlords – Arun Bajaj local radio station owner from Birmingham and Antonio Ferraivolo...

Warden Attacked By Thugs in Alum Rock

A 19-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of robbery after a traffic warden was brutally beaten and robbed in Alum Rock on Friday 14 September. A sickening attack on a traffic warden who was going about his job was attacked...

Speeding Teenage Driver Jailed for Killing Passenger

A teenage from Birmingham has been jailed after crashing into a van while on the wrong side of the road killing a 17-year old passenger. Hammad Amin who is now aged 18 and of Coventry Road, Small Heath, was sentenced...

BIRMINGHAM SCHOOLS CATERER LAUNCHES AMBITIOUS PLAN TO CUT SUGAR STOCKED BY SCHOOLS BY NEARLY...

New recipes, different products and extra fruit and veg - they’re all steps being taken by Birmingham schools caterer Cityserve to cut the amount of sugar stocked by its schools by nearly a third over the next year. The...

Kings Heath Street Festival slightly smaller than previously

The Kings Heath Street Festival came back with a bang - although a smaller one than previously. Most events aim to get 'bigger and better' with every passing year. The Kings Heath Street Festival returned this year in a smaller appearance. But...

Birmingham’s clean air zone approved but critics debate otherwise

#BrumBreathes The controversial plans to introduce a clean air zone by 2020 to Government for approval. Senior councillors in Birmingham have agreed a plan for a clean air zone that charges high polluting vehicles. Opposition councillors confront the plan to...

Crash For Cash Fraudster Jailed

A Birmingham crook who made thousands of pounds by setting up deliberate road collisions has been jailed. Asif Javed, 26, has been jailed for 22 months and banned from driving for three years. He was the "meat in the sandwich" between an...

Birmingham Hippodrome joins forces with the Asian Business Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the...

Birmingham Hippodrome has announced it has now joined the Asian Business Chamber of Commerce (ABCC). Building on the existing relationship with the Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce, the theatre will work with the ABCC on a range of projects...

Rapid Transit – Sprint bus route to link Solihull and Birmingham by 2022

A Rapid Transit - sprint bus route will connect Solihull and Birmingham in time for the Commonwealth Games in 2022. Schemes for new tram-style vehicles called Sprint were unveiled by Transport for West Midlands. The new service will provide fast...

Talks over Touchwood shopping centre extension plans

The current shape of a long-delayed scheme to extend Touchwood shopping centre in Solihull, was reviewed behind closed doors this week. The press was fenced from a discussion following conjecture in recent months that the scheme could be permanently shelved. Cllr...