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Has Demi Rose Mawby had plastic surgery? This is what she says 

16 Jan 18

She condemns claims as ‘boring s**t…


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Missing owl hunt as one swoops on Sutton Coldfield school 

16 Jan 18

Two owls have gone missing from Ash End Farm in Middleton while a THIRD was found at The Arthur Terry School in Sutton Coldfield…


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‘TRAPPED’ residents plea for help to get out of Sutton Coldfield road 

16 Jan 18

Residents living in Plants Close in New Oscott are appealing for new road markings to help them to get in and out of their road…


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James Brindley murder: Teenager and 21-year-old man to stand trial 

16 Jan 18

Aaron Kahrod and a 17-year-old were arrested on July 12 and charged with murder two days later…


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RIP Lofty: Sutton Coldfield crash victim named as Kingstanding man Daniel Lough 

15 Jan 18

Biker, 21, died in crash near Sutton Park…


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Hundreds attend Light Up A Life service at Lichfield Cathedral 

15 Jan 18

Loved-ones remembered at St Giles service in cathedral…


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Life for teenage killer Damilola Johnson who stabbed ‘trusting’ dad in drugs burglary 

12 Jan 18

Victim Simon Johnson was left to die on his own landing…


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Lorry-load of vans JAMS under Lichfield rail bridge 

11 Jan 18

Upper St John Street structure is notorious for bridge strikes and has been hit 90 times since 2009…


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Date to decide Anvil pub fate after brawl sparked by missing round of drinks 

11 Jan 18

The Anvil, based on Reddicap Heath Road, is currently closed after its license was suspended by councillors…


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How safe are destinations you can fly to from Birmingham Airport? 

8 Jan 18

Despite wanting to escape anywhere remotely warm, it is important nowadays to know where is actually safe to travel…


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Deadly French flu could hit UK as NHS issue health warning 

8 Jan 18

The NHS has issued a health warning to its workers over having flu jabs…


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Man arrested for drink driving after car lands on ROOF in Dudley 

7 Jan 18

Emergency services were called to the scene, shortly before midnight on Saturday…


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Children’s nursery plans in Sutton Coldfield rejected over road safety fears 

5 Jan 18

The proposed Little Ripley Day Nursery at the former Norman Laud day care centre off Birmingham Road was thrown out by planning chiefs…


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Last chance to have say on changes at notorious Sutton Coldfield accident blackspot 

5 Jan 18

A consultation is taking place on proposed traffic calming measures at the Wylde Green Road East View Road junction…


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This is how much we spend in January on gyms, fitness, diets and dating sites 

4 Jan 18

New Year, new you? January sees a big surge in spending as we try to get our lives back on track…


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The Gym opens in former Hyde After Dark nightclub in Sutton Coldfield 

2 Jan 18

The 24-hour gym is opening beneath the former BHS store in the town centre…


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These are officially the best and worst diets for 2018 

2 Jan 18

From Atkins to Slimming World and Weightwatchers – here’s how they all compare…


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The image of horrific injury to officer police want YOU to see 

31 Dec 17

WARNING: Graphic image of hero police officer’s injury shows bravery, force says…


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Hero police officer impaled on metal spike during chase in Sutton Coldfield 

30 Dec 17

PC Dan Thomas collapsed and was taken to Good Hope Hospital…


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Festive motorbike thieves foiled by police dogs 

30 Dec 17

Brave police dog handler catches thief AFTER impaling himself on a fence…


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The transplant surgeon who saved MP’s life and other unsung Brummie heroes get New Year’s Honours 

29 Dec 17

Queen honours the ordinary people who made a real difference in 2017…


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Watch: Car OVERTURNS in Sutton Coldfield car park 

29 Dec 17

Dramatic scene greeted shoppers heading out for the sales…


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Revealed: The top eleven celebrity spots in Birmingham in 2017 

29 Dec 17

A Hollywood legend and a megastar rapper are just some of the celebs spotted in Brum…


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Three things you must do before booking a GP appointment 

29 Dec 17

The call comes as GP leaders said there are not enough family doctors working in England and that practices are closing at an alarming rate…


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Rail passengers to be hit with BIGGEST fare hike in five years NEXT WEEK 

28 Dec 17

Average ticket prices across Britain will go up by 3.4…