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A murder investigation has been launched after teenager stabbed in Harborne

Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a teenager was fatally stabbed in Harborne last night. Police were alerted by ambulance colleagues who were treating an 18-year-old man for serious injuries in Tennal Road at around 7.15pm. He was sadly pronounced...

We are the NHS

There are a wide range of exciting and rewarding job opportunities available in the NHS across England. You can make a difference by working for the NHS and being part of a team that keeps the systems running to...

Lozells Kebab House On Fire

A fire broke out at a city kebab house on Tuesday 23 April and firefighters tackled the blaze at the rear of Saqib Kebab House on Lozells Road, Lozells. Crews were dispatched at around 5pm A spokesman for West Midlands Fire...

Asian women talk openly about their cervical screening experiences

Attending your cervical screening appointment when you are invited is one of the most important things you can do to protect yourself from getting cervical cancer. And that’s why Priyanka Abbi, Jas Dosanjh, Lakshmi Jesani and Chhaya Jones are...

Hijabi superwoman runs this year’s London Marathon on Sunday April 28th 2019!

International charity, Penny Appeal, announce that Egyptian mountaineer and marathon runner Manal Rostom will be running for the charity in this year’s London marathon. The world’s first Nike Hijab model and coach is also the first Egyptian woman to summit...

15-year-old boy stabbed with a screwdriver in Wednesbury Park

A teenager has been stabbed in the back with a screwdriver in a Wednesbury park. The 15-year-old boy was attacked at around 8pm yesterday evening in Brunswick Park, on Brunswick Road. The young boy was taken to hospital but his injuries...

Hundreds killed in Sri Lanka Church Bombings

Eight British nationals have been confirmed amongst the dead after a series of bombings in Sri Lanka. Whilst locals from Sri Lanka went to pray at their local church on Easter Sunday, hundreds were killed by coordinated bombings which took...

28-Year-Old Man shot dead in Erdington

Police launch murder investigation after a man was shot dead this afternoon on Church Street, Erdington. The 28-year-old was gunned down and shot, the scene was sealed off by police who have launched an investigation. A witness said the road was...

Four jailed after illegal immigrants travelled to M6 services in lorry

Four men have been jailed after being caught at a service station on the M6 after smuggling two illegal immigrants into the country. Hiwu Ali, 40, Ismael Akdaci, 38, Constantin Morariu, 42, and Ioan-Sorin Moldovan, 29, all pleaded guilty to conspiracy...

Man threatens bouncers with loaded gun outside club 101

Hasnen Hussain was thrown out of Club 101 in the Arcadian Centre in the early hours of January 27 following a disorder – but moments later went back with a loaded Colt Revolver which he aimed at door staff. Police...

BIRMINGHAM YOUTH SPORT ACADEMY GRADUATES AIM TO INSPIRE OTHERS

Birmingham Youth Sports Academy (BYSA) has announced the launch of a dedicated Mentoring Programme to help inspire and influence its players, with the objective of developing role models and ambassadors who could influence their own local communities. In partnership with...

Ex Bank of England Chief Lord Mervyn King in Birmingham for Charity Lunch

Former Head of the Bank of England Lord Mervyn King was in Birmingham last week (13 April) for a charity lunch in aid of Midlands charity, Acorns Children’s Hospice. A Patron of Acorns, Lord King was interviewed by Marc...