Driver does a runner after smash with taxi

Police are hunting a driver who ran off after a collision with a black cab that caused serious injury to the taxi driver. Continue reading

A day of waterlogged pitches

Paget Rangers’ fixture against Sutton Utd was postponed yesterday because of a waterlogged pitch. Continue reading

Brummie boys show the way as Aston Villa fight to survive

Aston Villa 2 v 0 Norwich

Gabby Agbonlahor’s excellent second half goal helped Aston Villa to three points that may yet save them from relegation. Continue reading

Police issue stark warning to Pegida protesters

Pegida UK, a group who oppose radical Islam, are staging a protest tomorrow (Sat Feb 6) at Birmingham International Business Park. Continue reading

Birmingham shisha bars can seriously damage your health, study finds

Dangerous levels of carbon monoxide (CO) and fine particulate matter (PM2.5) were found during an investigation into air quality inside 12 shisha bars across Birmingham. Continue reading

Restaurant had ‘evidence of mouse activity throughout the premises’

The owners of a restaurant pleaded guilty to eight offences under the Food Safety and Hygiene (England) Regulations 2013 at Birmingham Magistrates Court today (4 February 2016). Continue reading

M6 closure: evening update from Highways England

Highways England’s National Incident Liaison Officer Bulletin
released at 19:15 on 4th February Continue reading

Build houses on park, says City Planning Committee

Houses can be built on a park in Birmingham, following a decision made by the councillors on the City Planning Committee today. Continue reading

Fatal crash closes M6 northbound towards Birmingham

A 26 year-old driver died this morning when his vehicle hit a lorry on the northbound section of the M6 between Junctions 5 and 6. Continue reading

Man shot dead in masked robbery: police launch murder investigation

A 56 year-old man was shot dead during an attempted robbery at a warehouse last night (3rd February). Continue reading