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Serious Hygiene Failings Causing Restaurant Fine of £10,800

An Indian restaurant in Lye is being given a hefty fine of £10,800 after failing serious hygiene.  Dudley Council’s environmental health officers inspected Isha’s restaurant in October 2017. Owners, Rajori Garden Ltd, and company director, Ram Lal pleaded guilty to five...

Moor Street station Birmingham will get a huge revamp

Moor Street station in Central Birmingham is set to undergo a major renovation which will see two new platforms built to cope with the expected increase of five million passengers per year by 2043. Transport chiefs reveal early concepts...

Two children killed in Birmingham New Road car crash

A police manhunt is under way after a driver fled the scene in Wolverhampton, after causing a serious car accident. Two brothers have died and their mother left seriously injured after their car was hit in a crash just moments...

New Zealand 49 killed in two mosque shootings Birmingham reacts with grief

The two shootings in New Zealand have left Forty-nine people killed and four people are in custody after a terrorist attack during Friday prayers at two mosques. The disturbing incident unfolded in the New Zealand city of Christchurch. Birmingham has reacted with...

New services at J4 M42 in Solihull but local residents object

Some fresh images depicting what a new motorway services in Solihull could look like have been released. As more than 1,000 residents in the neighbouring area object to the new development.  Applegreen Plc has announced more than a dozen artist's...

Birmingham’s Clean Air Zone charge approved

The Government has permitted Birmingham's Clean Air Zone (CAZ) proposals but left the city council with a funding gap of millions of pounds for the plan. The authority has been granted £38m from the Clean Air Fund to pay for...

Perry Barr Athletes village to deliver only 58 ‘family council houses’ after Commonwealth Games

An extensive 1,414-property athletes village being built for the Commonwealth Games will provide just 58 affordable houses for desperate Birmingham families. Criticism of scheme as 12,500 people on housing waiting list at Birmingham City Council. The huge Perry Barr development will house 6,500...

Women shot while walking alongside her Boyfriend on Washwood Heath Road

The victim was shot in the arm in a terrifying drive-by shooting on Washwood Heath Road in Ward End. A woman has been injured after she was shot by a gun in a horrific drive-by shooting. The victim was walking along...

Public Health England launches Government’s first national cervical screening campaign to tackle decline in...

Number of women attending cervical screening falls to a 20-year low Two women die every day of cervical cancer in England Research from PHE finds that 9 out of 10 women would take a test that could...

BizAsia Online Awards 2019 nominations announced

BizAsiaLive.com has officially unveiled the nominations shortlist for the first ever BizAsiaOnline Awards 2019. The awards were announced in January 2019, with readers submitting their favourite television, radio and online talent and outlets. After an unprecedented response, which includes tens...

35,000 Jobs could be created with the new Black Country Metro Extension

A new Metro extension through the Black Country will help to double the region's economic output and create nearly 35,000 jobs, according to an independent study. West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) are set to sign off on the £449m Brierley...

Sparkhill Builder uses sandbags to block road in parking row with council

A builder from Sparkhill East Birmingham is obstructing the road outside his business with sandbags to stop drivers from parking outside amongst a £500,000 access row. Saghir Hussain stops drivers from parking outside Sparkhill firm and tells anyone who...