M42 NEC junction upgrade: and the choices are……

Three options to upgrade junction 6 of the M42 near the NEC  are being put to drivers, business owners and residents as consultation gets under way this week. Continue reading

A nation divided: ethnic gaps expose ‘huge inequalities’

Some communities are becoming more divided, according to a government report published today. Continue reading

Stop publishing your own regular newspapers, government warns councils

Councils should not publish their own newspapers or newsletters more than four times a year. Continue reading

Cash box snatched from security guard

A man was injured in a raid on a security van in Castle Bromwich on Friday (December 2).

Christmas swimming lessons at Castle Pool


Young males top risk-list of Xmas drink drive deaths

Young males account for almost two thirds of drink drivers killed on the roads. Continue reading

Driving ban after Watton Green offences

A Castle Vale woman has been banned from driving following a series of offences. Continue reading

Fake banknotes alert

Be on the lookout for fake bank notes this Christmas. Continue reading

Mitchell bids for third round success in UK Snooker Championship

Castle Vale professional snooker ace Mitchell Mann competes in Round Three of the UK Snooker Championship today. Continue reading

Banned from Castle Vale road after assault

A man has been jailed after entering a shop with intent to steal, three days after he assaulted a woman.
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