Missing Man’s Body Found Eight Years Later on Motorway

Surjit Tankar’s body was first found next to a motorway in the Midlands seven years after his disappearance. Now, his family have made a televised public appeal for information on how he was murdered, by whom, and why. Takhar’s body was...

Train Service Cuts

Transport superiors have criticized Government plans to cut train services between Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Olbury and Coventry stations. West Midlands business and council leaders demanded that the government rethink their decision and warned that the proposal will certainly cause a decline...

Edgbaston MP delighted by pioneering project supporting young asylum seekers and refugees

An ambitious new programme helping young refugees and asylum seekers thrive within the Birmingham community has been praised by Preet Kaur Gill, MP for Birmingham Edgbaston. More than 100 young refugees and people seeking asylum are being supported in the...

Birmingham student has the X Factor in Indonesia

An Indonesian student at Birmingham City University has wowed audiences in his native country, after coming second in an X Factor-style TV talent contest. Gerald Prayogo was studying International Business as part of the Birmingham institution’s International Summer School...

Birmingham Weekender’s Return Hailed As A Huge Success

Birmingham Weekender’s return hailed as a huge success as an estimated 175,000 attendees participated in and enjoyed an amazing cultural extravaganza with events across the city from mac Birmingham to Eastside Park, from Victoria Square to the Bullring as...

Pair of Drug Dealers Jailed

A pair of drug dealers have been jailed after they travelled to Wellington from Wolverhampton and Birmingham to sell crack cocaine and heroin to drug users in the area. Gurpreet Singh and Mohammed Tayyab were arrested after police were informed...

Birmingham Fraudster Caught After Trying To Make £100k In Scams

Mohammed Taj, who tried to make £100,000 in fraudulent insurance claims, has been jailed after he was caught exaggerating car crash injuries by turning up to a medical appointment in a wheelchair he didn’t need. The 56-year-old from Alum Rock,...

BIRMINGHAM LAND EARMARKED FOR NEW WORLD-CLASS CULTURAL CENTRE

Proposals for a new centre for heritage, community arts, learning and skills development led by Birmingham Museums Trust, have taken a step forward this week as a plot in the east of the city has been approved for regeneration...

Birmingham Student Jailed over ‘Abuse’ Video Blackmail

An eighteen-year-old has been jailed after blackmailing a fourteen-year-old girl into giving him her family jewellery or facing a video of her abuse being released on Facebook. Mohammed Luqman, from Balsall Heath, is accused of sexually exploiting the victim over...

Hoax Police Calls

Amar Tasadiq Hussain made a hoax 999 call in which he claimed a West Midlands office would be kidnapped by a radical Muslim with relations to the supposed Islamic State. The 29-year-old made this false call because of a personal...