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    Birmingham 2022 launches recruitment drive for thousands of jobs

    Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games is urging people to register their interest in the tens of thousands job opportunities that will become available between now and the Games. The recruitment drive has been launched today to encourage people to register their...

    Tik Tok Influencer Along With Her Mother and Friend Charged With Murder

    A mother and daughter from Stoke, along with another woman from Birmingham have been charged with murder and will stand trial in September. TikTok influencer Mahek Bukhari, 22, her mother Ansreen Bukhari, 45, and Natasha Akhtar appeared in the dock...

    Indian classical music superstars visit UK music school Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

    Ties between British and Indian musicians were boosted this week with a visit by four classical music superstars to the UK’s Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. Tabla supremo Zakir Hussain told an assembled audience of staff, students, diplomats, MPs and business leaders...

    Birmingham 2022 unveils plans for free Neighbourhood Festival Sites

    Birmingham 2022 has announced plans to bring seven Festival Sites to local parks and community spaces as part of the celebrations for the Commonwealth Games - the biggest event ever to be held in the region. Festival Sites are free...

    A Father Caught A Superbug During Surgery And Was Not Told

    A father from the Black Country claimed he caught a superbug whilst at Walall Manor Hospital during surgery, he then alleges they "didn't tell him for two weeks". Surinder Chandla, from Tame Bridge, said he went into hospital for an...

    Murder Suspect Dies in Custody

    A suspect accused of killing a woman on September 19, who was repeatedly stabbed has died in custody. Jai Singh, 50, was accused of killing 40-year-old Sukhjeet Uppal at her home in Tangmere Road, Wolverhampton. West Midlands Police have confirmed , has...

    Inner city hockey club wins EHF Small CLub of the Year 2021

    Inner city based City of Birmingham Hockey Club have been crowned European Hockey Federation Small Club of the Year 2021. Established in 2019 and merging with the then Yardley Hockey Club (Founded 1932), City of Birmingham HC boasts 3...

    Lost Legal Battle Over Child Abuse Mistake

    A 31-year-old pizza delivery driver has lost his legal battle for dismissal after he was sacked over the mistaken belief, he faced in court on a child abuse charge. Birmingham Employment Tribunal has been told that Mohammad Khan, based at...

    Man Jailed For Violent Revenge Attack

    Birmingham man has been jailed for brutally attacking a bouncer with a baseball bat during violence which saw his two colleagues hit by a car. Ravinder Soni was intent on 'revenge' after a brawl involving security staff at Floodgate Bar...

    Man in Critical Condition After Hit-and-Run

    A hit-and-run victim is in a critical condition in hospital. The man in his 40s, was hit by a car on Highgate Road in Birmingham, near to the junction of Moseley Road, around 6.30am on Monday 24 January, West Midlands Police...