Little Kaiya Passes Away After Battling Leukaemia

Young six-year-old Kaiya Patel who diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in March 2018 after her parents spotted some bruising to her legs and bleeding gums died on Sunday January 13 following a long and hard battle. Parents Ruchit and Anu...

Birmingham City University to get a new Business Hub on former Belmont Works

Birmingham City University (BCU) is regenerating the old Belmont Works factory, in Cardigan Street, to create the second phase of its STEAMhouse project. Designs have been shown for the restoration of a historic former cycle works destroyed by fire more...

Fraudsters Jailed Trying To Recruit RBS Staff Into A Fraud Scam

Two fraudster one being an ex-employee of RBS have been jailed for trying to engage colleagues from the bank into a £200,000 fraud scam. Dilbaagh Singh-Derewal, 24 of Acocks Green, pleaded guilty to bribery and was sentenced to two...

Petrol Station Attack with Baseball Bats and Machete

A vicious thug who attacked his victim with a baseball bat and machete on a petrol station forecourt has been jailed for almost eight years. The attack took place last year May as the victim walked along Park Lane East,...

Bin Dispute Lead Cllr Majid Mahmood to Resign

The bin dispute has been ongoing leaving many areas across Birmingham with an overflow of rubbish and fly tipping. A member of the Labour council's leadership team Councillor Majid Mahmood says he can't support the city council's decision to take...

#10yearchallenge

Social media has taken on a trend with a new challenge where people are sharing pictures of themselves from now and ten years ago with the #10yearchallenge. The challenge has been widely shared on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook and has...

Theresa May’s Brexit Defeat

On Tuesday 15 January at the House of Commons it was announced that Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal has been rejected by 230 votes. This was the largest defeat for a sitting government in history. MPs rejected the Prime...

The 7 Trends taking over the High Street – by Naeem Arif

Naeem Arif is a highly experienced customer-orientated leader, with over 15 years experience as director of multiple successful Private Limited Companies in the Retail and Management Consulting world. He the founder of NA Consulting, a retail and management consultancy,...

Student Jailed For Mowing Down Doctor After Failing to Clear Frost From Windscreen

An uninsured driver who killed a female doctor on Zebra crossing in January 2017 after failing to clear frost from his windscreen has been jailed for 10 months. Alexander Fitzgerald, 26 of Selwood Road, Essex, was sentenced at Kingston...

Teenager Mowed Down Grandad At Pelican Crossing

A teenage who killed a great grandfather on a pelican crossing while racing another motorist has been jailed for three years nine months. Rabin Mahmood was doing over 61mph in a 40 zone in a VW Golf when he ploughed...