Drug Dealer Hid Heroin in Leather Jackets

A drug dealer from Birmingham was sentenced to six years and nine months on Friday July 26 after he was caught red handed with one kilo of heroin hidden in clothing. Mohammed Aziz, 29, of Thornhill Road, Handsworth, had ordered...

USingh Bolt does JOGLE

USingh Bolt does JOGLE Who is USingh Bolt? This summer, Usingh Bolt – - Barinderjit to his family and Barry to his friends, is taking on a huge challenge that has only been tackled by a few. Over 28 days, Usingh...

JAKI GRAHAM OFFICIALLY LAUNCHES SYMPHONY HALL’S TRANSFORMATION

Jaki Graham officially launched the extraordinary transformation of Symphony Hall’s foyers on Thursday 1 August, alongside Birmingham rapper Lady Sanity and acclaimed pianist, songwriter and globetrotting side man to Sam Smith, Reuben James. The Birmingham musicians were at the world-renowned...

Splash of visitors as popular outdoor pool reopens

City of Wolverhampton Council reopened Tettenhall Pool today for families to enjoy over the summer. Since 1989, the city council has maintained Tettenhall Pool which has seen many visitors over the years and proven to be extremely popular during the...

Funeral Date Announced of Murdered Dad

The funeral of the father who was stabbed to death in Sparkhill on July 12 has been announced. Malik Hussain, from Small Heath, died after being knifed on Baker Street. A notice, circulating on social media, says his funeral will take...

MARMALADE AT THE REP SPREADS SUMMER JOY WITH NEW MENU AND TERRACE

The launch of a revitalised menu and outdoor terrace at Marmalade secures the restaurant’s place firmly on Birmingham’s culinary map. Sticky and sweet inside and out, The REP relaunched its Marmalade restaurant and bar on Thursday 25th July after...

Business Boost for Acorns Children’s Hospice Black Country Appeal

The recently launched Save Acorns Black Country Hospice Appeal has received a significant boost from the Black Country business community. The Nachural Summer Ball and Business Awards held at Wolverhampton Racecourse last month, were attended by 520 of the region’s...

Winners for the 7th British Indian Awards 2019 are revealed

Some of the top professionals and businesses from the British Indian Community were awarded for their ingenuity and achievements. Among the 32 winners were 2 from Birmingham, including Young Entrepreneur of the Year and Media Professional of the Year. The...

Mum’s Cooking Inspired Son To Launch Meal Kits

Inspired by his mums cooking a Leicester man quit his IT career and launched an online multi-million-pound business empire in meal kits. Ketan Varu used to have spicy curry kits sent to him by his mum when he was at...

Bank Worker Stole Over £13k From Customer Accounts

A Birmingham bank worker admitted to stealing more than £13,000 from customer accounts. Nevpreet Bains, 26, worked at Royal Bank of Scotland in Brindleyplace, escaped being sent to jail after a court heard she had been in an abusive relationship...