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Missing man Alan Brown from Northfield FOUND safe and well

FOUND safe and well in Frankley :) Well done all and thanks for sharing! -- West Midlands Police are appealing for help to trace 78 year-old...

New office building approved as land sold for multi-storey Park and Ride for Longbridge

A new office building for Longbridge Technology Park has been given the go ahead by city planners, as developers sell pocket of land to...

[VIDEO] Final instalment of BBC ‘Ambulance’ covers harrowing city centre crash

IN THE final installment of Ambulance tonight (Thursday) viewers follow West Midlands Ambulance Service on the final Saturday night before Christmas as they deal...

Wonderful women of Longbridge set to take to the stage this summer

A new musical theatre production Women of Longbridge will be celebrating local stories of past, present and future on Saturday 23rd June 2018.  Developed from...

Cannabis farm uncovered as armed officers raid Hawkesley home

West Midlands Police confirmed that a cannabis farm was uncovered after armed officers raided a Hawkesley home yesterday evening (Tuesday 29th May). A police cordon...

Call for memories to support Newman University’s 50th anniversary celebrations

Newman University, Birmingham is inviting past students and staff to submit their favourite stories and memories to be used as part of its 50th anniversary...

City centre road restrictions due to suspected World War II bomb

Update: The army bomb disposal team have safely removed the unexploded WW2 device from the construction site in Islington Row Middleway. All roads are...

Appeal for information as dead dog dumped in Bartley Green parkland

The RSPCA are appealing for information after the badly decomposed body of a dog was found dumped in parkland in Bartley Green this week. The...

Stirchley schoolgirl to appear on Britain’s Got Talent 2018 LIVE finals tonight

A Stirchley schoolgirl is set to appear on the live finals of Britain's Got Talent 2018 tonight, with AcroCadabra: a troupe of magical acrobatic...

#B31JustRead: Channel 4 reveals shortlisted cities for new national HQ

We Just Read.... Channel 4 reveals shortlisted cities for new national HQ: "Channel 4 has shortlisted cities including Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow, Liverpool and Leeds to...

Health benefits from visiting waterway

THE PUBLIC are being encouraged to reap the rewards to their health, happiness and wellbeing that can be achieved by visiting a canal or...

Longbridge set to hit the right notes at local music festival

Sponsored  Music enthusiasts are invited to enjoy a day of free entertainment on Saturday 9th June in Longbridge. The event will see a talented selection of...
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Man injured in West Heath collision

A young man suffered a head injury in the early hours of this morning when a car collided with a tree in West Heath...

Man charged with Northfield house party stabbing

A man has been charged with causing grievous bodily harm after allegedly stabbing another at a house party in Northfield earlier this year.  A 20 year...

[VIDEO] Innovative partnership programme helps young people make ‘Inspired Choices’

Thursday 24th May 2018 – a day we had been looking forward to. A chance to visit Balaam Wood School in Frankley to help celebrate...

Magical Midsummer walk to raise vital funds for local hospice 

The event which sold out last year, with over 400 walkers raising a whopping £32,000 for Birmingham St Mary’s, is back. The ‘Enchanted Midsummer Walk’ –...