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Recovering from illness….

We were attacked by malware a couple of days ago and are working hard on getting the site back to normal. As you can see,...

Opinion: Kings Norton academy consultation "an outright sham"

Written by a father of two primary school-aged children who lives in South Birmingham. ON 10 October 2010 I attended a public consultation meeting at Kings...

Competition: Send us your scary Halloween stories and win fab prizes!

CLOSING DATE EXTENDED:  4th November 2011 - get your entries in soon! :) Calling all children (14 years or under!) - we want your spooky...

Teenagers sentenced for West Heath father & son stabbing

Two teenagers have today been sentenced at Birmingham Crown Court after pleading guilty to the stabbing of father and son Martin and Edward Thompson. Martin...

Rubery Crime Prevention Focus On Darker Nights

From West Mercia Police: Crime prevention and safety advice for the darker nights will be the focus of an event at St Chad's Church in...

Sentencing due for two teenagers accused of West Heath stabbing

From Birmingham South Police: TWO TEENAGERS are due to be sentenced tomorrow after being convicted of attempting to murder a father and son in West...

Linky: First ever Birmingham Mail Half Marathon for dogs

Fundraiser for the Leaps and Bounds Appeal - towards the building of the new animal hospital and rehoming centre in Frankley From Birmingham Mail: TV star...

Linky: Kings Norton woman jailed for breaking antisocial behaviour injunction

From the Birmingham Mail A ‘NEIGHBOUR from hell’ who repeatedly swore and threatened to kill a mom-of-two has been jailed. Alcoholic Susan Kirsch, aged 58, was...

Found: Kitten on Lickey Hills Golf Course, Rubery

Yesterday morning Dave, the head greenkeeper at Lickey Hills Golf Club, tweeted that a kitten had just been found on the golf course. The kitten...

History: Austin Rover ad – never trust Noel Edmonds?

Stumbled across this lovely *ahem* advert from the 80s earlier, where Noel Edmonds extols the virtues of the Metro and others. I never trusted Noel...

Northfield woman receives prison sentence for double robbery

A 20 year old woman from Northfield was handed a two year prison sentence at Birmingham Crown Court yesterday. Jodie Brennan was convicted for two...

West Heath man jailed for dealing drugs

A 37 year old man from  West Heath was sentenced to five years and seven months at Birmingham Crown Court on Friday 30 September. Carl...

Police Authority want your opinions

West Midlands Police Authority invite members of the public to have their say on local issues as part of the Authority’s strategic planning process. The joint...

RSPCA launches appeal for new hospital at Frankley

The RSPCA has today launched details of its plans for a new hospital and rehoming centre at Newbrook Farm in Frankley. The new centre...

Kings Norton school embrace social media

Broadmeadow Junior School in Kings Norton have taken social media in the classroom to a new level. Their use of blogs and twitter has...

Colmers School to consult on 6th Form

Colmers School and Sports College is beginning a consultation process into the possibility of adding a 6th Form to the campus. Parents and pupils have...