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    Edgbaston to host Ireland International T20 versus Bangladesh

    Birmingham’s Edgbaston Stadium has reached an agreement with Cricket Ireland to host a men’s Twenty20 International (T20I) match between Ireland and Bangladesh on Friday 29 May 2020. Edgbaston, which is already hosting a One-Day International (ODI) between world champions England...

    Black Country Businessman scoops award for diversity and enterprise

    A former President of the Black Country Chamber of Commerce who is also a Deputy Lieutenant of the West Midlands and an entrepreneur has scooped a top honour at the Midlands Business Awards  held on Friday the 6th March...

    Disabled children and young people’s charity attending The Commonwealth Service

    Disabled Youth Ambassadors from Include Me TOO will celebrate Commonwealth Day at Westminster Abbey in the presence of Members of The Royal Family, UK and Commonwealth dignitaries and 800 schoolchildren and young people from across the UK. On Monday 9th...

    Asian Woman Festival returns for a second year and is set to be...

    Building on the success of hosting the UK’s first-ever Asian Woman Festival in March 2019, where over 1000 people came together across the UK and internationally, the Asian Woman Festival team return, led by their founder Shani Dhanda, to...

    Post Office Workers Jailed For Framing Colleague of Burglary

    A manager at a post office and two of his accomplices have been jailed for framing a colleague after they stole almost £85,000 in a botched burglary. Omar Ahmed, 25, from Cradley Heath and Mohammed Ahad, 24, from Rowley Regis...

    Son Charged For Killing Mum and Stepfather

    Couple Jasbir Kaur, 52, and her husband Rupinder Singh Bassan, 51 were found dead at their home in Oldbury. Anmol Chana, 25, son of Jasbir Kaur appeared at Birmingham Magistrates' Court on Thursday charged with murdering the couple between February...

    Two Killed During Cannabis Farm Raid

    A cannabis factory raid ended with two men killed in the stomach with a crossbow, Khuzaimah Douglas, 19, and 36-year-old Waseem Ramzan died after robbers targeted a property in Pensnett Road in the early hours of Thursday, February 20. An inquest...

    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...