Kebab Shop Infested

The Desi Roti and Khana kebab house in Smethwick has been hit with a huge court bill adding up to £9,600 after being charged for poor food hygiene. Mr Abid Hussain, the owner of the kebab shop on the corner...

Channel 4 future lies in young and culturally diverse second city

The broadcaster is deciding where to relocate to Birmingham, The UK’s second city. Channel 4 will decide where to move its head office, At the end of this month. In the world of media this is a moment of substantial...

Bank Cashier Stole £56k from Elderly Customer

A Halifax bank cashier has escaped being jailed after transferring over £56,000 from an elderly dementia sufferer he had targeted. Nasir Haider, 30, of Stratford Road, Hall Green made transactions into his own accounts over a three year period to...

Family Don’t Feel Safe Move out of Birmingham

A young family who lived in Great Barr decided to pack up and move out of Birmingham because they don't feel safe. Kiran Kaur, 23, and her husband, who wants to remain anonymous with their one-year-old son are living with...

£500k Family Home Faces Demolition

A family home of seven that recently had a new build is set to be demolished for being 75cm too tall. The property, on the edge of Stoke-on-Trent, owned by owner Asif Naseem was supposed to only be two storeys...

Improving Lives Through Art

A couple who moved from India to Derby had a dream to improve people’s lives through art. Nine years on Ruchita Shaikh and her husband Zahir have reached out to thousands with their creative, city-based charity, Artcore. The charity runs regular...

Student’s artwork takes off for India

A UK student at Birmingham City University has presented the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, and the Mayor of the West Midlands with an award-winning piece of art that will be hand-delivered to the Indian...

Two Charged With Terrorism Acts

Two men have been charged with terrorism offences and will be sentenced today.  Safwaan Mansur, 22, from Hampton Road, is one of two men charged after allegedly preparing for terrorist acts. Hanzalah Patel, 22, and from Frederick Road, Leicester, has...

Boxer Amir Khan Facetimes Convicted Killer

Boxer Amir Khan has sparked an outrage by chatting to a convicted killer in jail via FaceTime and telling him to 'Keep your chin up bro.' Khan had a FaceTime call with Philip Merry, who is serving eight years for manslaughter...

Police Want To Speak To This Man

Police are wanting to speak to this man in connection with a high-value international property fraud. The image is being circulated in hope that someone will recognise him following the deception. Police said they believe he is from the...