MP Roger Godsiff Backs Birmingham Dads Battle for ‘Wonder Drug’

Birmingham MP Roger Godsiff is urging the Prime Minister to over turn decisions to deny life-saving medicine to cancer sufferer Khalid Younis. The father-of-four was diagnosed with a chronic form of Myeloid Leukaemia and is being treated at Birmingham’s Queen...

Sikh Union Go the Extra Mile for Lord Mayors Charity

The lord Mayors charity Appeal is £1,500 closer to its target thanks to a donation, received this week, from the Sikh Union Club. The money was raised by participants who took part in their annual ‘Guru Tegh Bahadur Ji Charity...

Domestic Violence Leaves Husband Imprisoned

A husband, who stabbed his wife in a fit of rage, has been imprisoned for six and a half years. Bharat Patel, 51, admitted to wounding Taruna Patel with intent in the knife attack which took place in their family...

David Cameron Labelled An Islamophobe by Birmingham Central Mosque Chairman

Muhammad Afzal who is also a Birmingham City Councillor has called for the boycott of the prevent programme an anti-terror scheme, set up by government. The scheme now also includes Ofsted inspections of Madrassas (Islamic religious schools) The Chairman of...

Anita Rani To Compete Against Strictly Winner Jay Mcguiness

Strictly Come Dancing fans will have another chance to see the newly crowned Strictly winner, Jay McGuiness and his dance partner Aliona Vilani, on the Live UK Tour starting on Friday 22nd January at Birmingham Barclaycard Arena. Strictly Champion Jay will...

City Man Fined for Dumping Waste

A Birmingham man has been ordered to pay £230 after pleading guilty at Birmingham Magistrates today (21 January 2016) of illegally dumping waste, including cannabis plants, on a Cotteridge car park. Daniel Hughes, 32, of Wadham House, Woodlands Way, Chelmsley...

Caught in a Clash

Birmingham city councillor Waseem Zaffar was caught in a heated debate with Tommy Robinson, head of anti-Islamist group Pegida. Waseem didn't  pull his punches. He told Tommy  Robinson he  was inciting  hatred. During the debate, held at the Assemblies of the...

EDL Offshoot Announces Birmingham Rally

Approximately 350 supporters of a far-right group are expected to participate in a silent march held in Birmingham next month. Led by former EDL leader Tommy Robinson, Pegida UK have announced that the protest will take place on February 6...

M40 Crash

Junaid Arif, a 20-year-old charity worker from Birmingham, has been identified as the victim of the fatal M40 crash. Arif was thrown from the car when it careened off the carriageway between Longbridge Island and junction 16, in the early...

Seeing Double

Two sisters of Bangladeshi heritage are keeping it in the family as they graduate from Birmingham City University (UK) this week and celebrate securing jobs at the same school. Identical twins Anneka and Sanya Hoque, from Yardley in Birmingham, are...