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    Lent: A Time for Fasting and Reflection

    Wednesday 26th February marks the start of Lent, a Catholic liturgical season consisting of forty days of fasting, prayer, and penitence beginning on Ash Wednesday and concluding at sundown on Holy Thursday. It is an important period of observance...

    Doctor Arrested For Being Too Drunk Airport

    A doctor from Redditch was arrested at Birmingham Airport for being too drunk after he could not stand up in the body scanner. Vijaykrishna Maddikera, 52, was supposed to travel to India on December 29 to visit his ill father...

    Restaurant Worker Using False Identity

    A judge gave a restaurant worker a custodial sentence after he deceived authorities with a false identity to allow him stay in the UK. Nurul Islam was found guilty of taking on a Birmingham man's ID Islam spent years living illegally...

    Mum’s Fury At Heartlands Hospital

    Birmingham’s Heartlands Hospital A&E has been slammed by a patient’s daughter after her mum had to wait for fourteen hours before seeing a doctor. Daughter Sibka Minhas took her 69-year-old mother - who suffers from dementia - to the A&E...

    Noreen Khan buys stake in a UK IPLSOCCER Team

    Award winning Radio/TV presenter and UK household name Noreen Khan has been confirmed as team co-owner of the Derby Crusaders IPLSOCCER team alongside super power couple Ahad Raza Mir and Sajal Aly of Pakistan.   Sany Supra, Founder & CEO of...

    Birmingham Mosque Wins United Nations Award for Knife Crime Video

    A faith-inspired video highlighting the effects on knife crime on families in Birmingham has won a major international award by the United Nations.    The 3-minute video, Knife Crime - A Mother's Story, shows the devastating impact of knife crime on...

    Local World Cup Winner Moeen Ali to captain Birmingham Phoenix in The Hundred this...

    Birmingham Phoenix have announced Moeen Ali as captain of their men’s team for the first season of The Hundred. The World Cup winner grew up just a short distance from Edgbaston, which will host the men’s Birmingham Phoenix home matches,...

    Teenage Driver Crashes Car During Police Chase

    A car collided into two parked vehicles following a police chase after it failed to stop on Sunday 16 February around 10.30am in Sparkbrook The driver a 19-year-old lost control and crashed into two vehicles parked at the junction of...

    Cosmetics Dentist Firm Closed Owing Customers Thousands of Pounds

    A Birmingham cosmetic dentist based in Jewellery Quarter has suddenly closed down leaving patients thousands of pounds out of pocket. Finest Dental has 25 branches across the country, including one in the Jewellery Quarter, and offers a range of cosmetic treatments.   But...

    Drug Dealer Jailed for Murdering Father-of-Four

    Drug dealing brothers Haseeb and Adeeb Mirza viciously murdered a 'caring' dad-of-four after a row erupted. Malik Hussain, 35, was knifed in the heart inside a Volkswagen Golf before being dragged into the road and stamped on in a chilling...