Thursday, March 23, 2017
Advertisement
Home Authors Posts by Sas Taylor

Sas Taylor

Sas Taylor
2117 POSTS 285 COMMENTS
One of the founders of B31 Voices | Yorkshire lass | adopted Brummie | wife | mum | homebased zookeeper | ex-nurse | carer | photographer | macro iPhoneographer | hyperlocal blogger | wonky

Pedestrian sadly dies in Rubery collision

West Midlands Ambulance Service have confirmed that a woman has sadly died at the scene of a collision with a car in Rubery this morning (Wednesday 22nd March). The tragic accident happened at around 10.30am...

Lickey Hills First World War heritage project awarded lottery funding

A local heritage project which seeks to record and research the use of the Lickey Hills during World War I has been officially launched today (Monday 20th March) after being awarded £10,000 of lottery...

Teenage boy injured in attempted robbery in Northfield

West Midlands Police are investigating reports that a teenage boy was injured when two men tried to steal his mobile phone and cash in Northfield on Wednesday (15th March). The 14 year old was chased...

[VIDEO] Northfield bank staff praised as armed man holds staff member hostage

A police inspector has praised the staff of a Northfield bank for their calm and measured actions during an incident where a 60 year old local man held a female member of staff hostage at...

Armed robbery suspects arrested in Northfield

Three armed robbery suspects were arrested in Northfield in the early hours of this morning (Tuesday 14th March). Earlier in previous evening, men armed with an axe had attempted to raid two stores in Sutton...

Masked thieves force young woman from car in Shenley

A young woman was forced from her car by thieves yesterday evening (Sunday 12th March) in the Shenley area. The woman's silver Fiat 500 was surrounded and blocked by three men wearing balaclavas as she travelled in Shenley...

Driver badly beaten with metal bar by Kings Norton car thieves [Graphic images]

*This post contains images of injuries West Midlands Police are appealing for information after a man was assaulted by thieves who made off with his car in Kings Norton last week. The incident happened just before...

Kings Norton heroes perform daring cat rescue!

Two Kings Norton men went above and beyond in a dramatic rescue of a cat from a tree yesterday (Saturday 11th March).  8 days missing The cat, Smokey, had been reported missing to us at B31...

Masked man sought after raid on Northfield Post Office

West Midlands Police are searching for a man who stole money in a raid on Northfield Post Office yesterday afternoon (Saturday 11th March). The masked man entered the high street Post Office branch, in Bristol...

Fire crews tackle fire in derelict building at former MG Rover factory

Fire crews were called to tackle a fire in a derelict factory building in Longbridge this afternoon (Thursday 9th March). The fire broke out in the roof of a building – part of the former...

Travellers set up next to Stirchley council offices

A group of travellers is setting up on vacant land in Stirchley - behind a Birmingham City Council office building. Travellers have gained access to land awaiting development which sits behind Lifford House. The travellers entered...

Petition: Councillor urges residents to oppose golf club housing development

Cllr Andy Cartwright is petitioning against the development of North Worcestershire Golf Club in Northfield for housing. If you agree, you can sign the petition below. Bloor Homes withdrew a planning application for a development including...

Do you know this man? Indecent exposure & assault in Northfield

West Midlands Police are appealing for help to identify a man from CCTV images, following an incident in Northfield in January. A woman, 27, was walking down Station Road at around 6.40pm on Friday 6th January. The...

Appeal as woman dragged from car by thieves in Kings Heath

From West Midlands Police:  Police are investigating a robbery after a 44-year-old woman had her Silver Ford Focus stolen on Featherstone Road in  on Thursday 2 March at around 2pm. The woman was sitting in her...

Developers to consult after withdrawing application for golf course development

Developers are to hold further public consultation after withdrawing a seemingly doomed planning application to build homes on the site of a former Northfield golf club. Application for 1000 homes Bloor Homes made the application to...

Have Your Say: Tackling issues with off-road & anti-social motorbike riding

A drop in session is planned for next week, where residents and community stakeholders can meet with community partners to discuss tackling issues with off-road and anti-social motorbike riding in South Birmingham. The event will...