BCFC Midfielder Shares World Cup Plans

Cheikh Ndoye has revealed he intends to ''do something great'' while playing for Sengal during the World Cup. The 32-year-old Birmingham City midfielder has spoken of his pride at being selected to play in the World Cup, and hopes to...

Council Approve New Supermarket in Birmingham

Plans for a new supermarket in Birmingham have been approved at today's council planning meeting. The giant food shop, is set to be built in Longbridge's Austin Avenue, next to Smyths toy shop. The application is in the name of...

Over 100 Birmingham Taxi Drivers Have Criminal Records

An investigation has revealed that over 100 taxi drivers around Birmingham are licensed to operate, despite having been convicted for crimes including: speeding, driving without insurance and drug dealing. The Freedom of Information Act has revealed details of 114 of...

MOTHER PROSECUTED FOR TRICKING DAUGHTER INTO MARRIAGE

A mother has been found guilty of forcing her 17-year-old daughter to marry a relative in Pakistan. The defendant persuaded her young daughter to come on a family trip to Pakistan, by bribing her with a new mobile phone. Once they...

Millionaire Lord Aleem Detained

The millionaire social media celebrity, Lord Aleem, has been detained by armed police after a car crash at a Texaco forecourt on Stratford Road. Police say ‘a number of cars’ drove to the petrol station late last Thursday, and crashed...

Shooting on College Road

A gunman opened fire on College Road in Saltily on Saturday May 19 around 6.20pm a teenager was shot in the arm. West Midlands Police are investigating the shooting, the 18-year-old man was sent to Heartlands Hospital by carand his injuries were...

Cloud Nine Shisha Lounge Shut Down

City centre Shisha lounge has temporarily been shut down by the police after customers were suspected to have been taking ‘psychoactive substances.’ A closure notice was served on the Cloud Nine Shisha Lounge, on Gooch Street North, on May 9,...

Graduate Gunned Down In A Late Night Shooting

A university graduate was gunned down in a late-night street shooting around 11pm on Tuesday 15 May. The victim, named locally as Abdul Rahman, was shot in the chest on Stratford Place, Birmingham. He was later pronounced dead in...

Locals Take To The Streets To Catch Burglar

A community of around 50 residents took to the streets to chase and catch a suspected burglar. Amazing scenes caught on camera of a witness showing members of the neighbourhood watch and residents pouting out into the area in a...

Reckless Driver Jailed for Car Cruising at 90mph

Footage was captured on police dash-cam showing a VW Golf driver Atif Qasim flew over an island on the A47 Heartlands Parkway, near Star City, while racing a BMW. As part of Operation Hercules, tackling street racers officers gave pursuit...