Influential British women come together as a voice for vulnerable girls across India and...

Award-winning international education charity Magic Bus have launched a new campaign - backed by inspirational women here in the UK – in response to Covid-19 and the impact it will have on women and girls across India. The group of...

Asian Celebrities In Powerful Coronavirus Message

A powerful new video has been filmed to urge minority groups to stick to lockdown and social distancing measures - to help save more lives. British-Asian celebrities from across the UK have created a health advice video targeting the Asian...

NHS URGES PUBLIC TO STAY SAFE AHEAD OF RAMADAN

As Muslims begin to prepare for the month of Ramadan, the NHS has issued a reminder to those who observe the Islamic holy month starting next week to avoid social gatherings because of the risk of coronavirus. Ramadan will be...

National Lottery Funding For 5UP CIC

5UP CIC has just recently won a National Lottery funding of £10k for a 1-month pilot project to get the “over 40’s” in to a fitness and healthy life style programme. This is for men and woman ONLY classes...

UK Lockdown Extended For Three Weeks

The coronavirus lockdown for UK has been extended by at least three weeks, confirmed by Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab. The foreign secretary, who is standing in for Prime Minister Boris Johnson as he recovers from Covid-19, said the decision was...

Son Loses Both Parents Three Days Apart Pays Tribute

A devasted son whose both parents died within three days of each other after being treated for coronavirus pays tribute. Mohammed Riaz and his wife Karamat Begum, from Small Heath were both taken to Heartlands Hospital. Mrs Begum, 72, died on...

Police Release Image of Woman In Connection to Pickpocketing

Police have released a CCTV image of a woman they want to speak to after an elderly woman had her purse swiped from her trolley in a Solihull supermarket. The 78-year-old victim was shopping in a Stratford Road store in...

Family Stranded In Pakistan Want To Come Home

A family from Birmingham who went to Pakistan for a wedding have been stranded in for almost a month Razia Hadait went to Mirpur in Kashmir in February for her son’s wedding and was due to fly back on March...

German Doner Kebab To Serve 30,000 Free Meals To NHS Workers

German Doner Kebab is partnering with food-delivery company Deliveroo to provide 30,000 free meals to frontline NHS workers and vulnerable people who are unable to leave their homes. Deliveroo, the UK’s leading food delivery company, is set to make 500,000...

Teenager Bakes Cakes and Raises Funds to Help NHS Workers

A teenager from Small Heath baked 165 cakes for NHS staff and raised £600 to buy food for medical workers. Aatif Ahmad said he was saddened by the death of nurse and mother-of-three Areema Nasreen, who worked at Walsall Manor...

A Role Model and Community Figure Nazir Awan Loses Battle To Coronavirus

Nazir Awan was known as “a role model and leading community figure”, a father, grandfather and businessman who lost his battle with COVID-19 tragically died on Wednesday 9 April. Nazir Awan was the chief executive of Awan International and well...

Man Charged With Murder After Woman Told Relatives She Was Going For A Run

A 42-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a woman who disappeared after telling her family she was 'going jogging'. Zobaidah Salangy, 28, told relatives she was going for a run on Sunday, March 29 and did not...