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£10,000 Fine Given To Venue In West Midlands Venue Claiming Indoor Event Is Actually Outdoors [Video]

£10,000 Fine Given To Venue In West Midlands Venue Claiming Indoor Event Is Actually Outdoors

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Home Secretary mulls decision on Birmingham pub bombings inquiry [Video]

Home Secretary mulls decision on Birmingham pub bombings inquiry

The Home Secretary has agreed to look into calls for a public inquiry into the1974 Birmingham pub bombings, after a meeting with West Midlands Mayor AndyStreet. In a move welcomed by campaigners who..

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96-year-old Tipton Twins take a ride in helicopter [Video]

96-year-old Tipton Twins take a ride in helicopter

The saucy 96-year-old identical twins who famously told Good Morning Britainhost Piers Morgan their longevity was down to “plenty of sex and no Guinness”have hit even dizzier heights by flying in a..

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Wonderful video of a 'four seasons' garden bursting with autumn colours in the industrial heartlands [Video]

Wonderful video of a 'four seasons' garden bursting with autumn colours in the industrial heartlands

Jaw-dropping aerial pictures show Britain's best garden bursting with autumn colours - despite being in the industrial heartlands.Green-fingered Marie, 72, and Tony Newton, 70, have spent 38 years and..

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How to spot a Harry Potter first edition [Video]

How to spot a Harry Potter first edition

A rare first edition of Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone is beingauctioned in the Midlands next week. Hansons Auctioneers expect the book tosell for around £30,000 - but possibly as much as..

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Van Gogh artwork is projected during a special exhibition, [Video]

Van Gogh artwork is projected during a special exhibition,

Dazzling images show world famous artworks by Vincent van Gogh being projected on to a theatre stage at the UK premier of an exhibition to celebrate the Dutch painter. Birmingham Hippodrome has..

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COVID-19 impacting colleges across SC [Video]

COVID-19 impacting colleges across SC

Right now COVID-19 is impacting college campuses across South Carolina.

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Two men mug a man [Video]

Two men mug a man

This is the shocking moment two masked thugs attack a man in the street in the UK and grab fallen banknotes off the road that he dropped after he bravely fought back.The incident was filmed on Hunters..

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Fire breaks out in West Midlands, UK [Video]

Fire breaks out in West Midlands, UK

A large fire broke out at a disused factory in Walsall, West Midlands, the UK on Thursday, September 24 night. Around 40 firefighters have tackled the blaze, according to report.

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Woman completes ultimate DIY renovation project of one of Britain's last fully working windmills [Video]

Woman completes ultimate DIY renovation project of one of Britain's last fully working windmills

A homeowner has completed the ultimate lockdown DIY project of one of Britain's last fully-working windmills - after using a cherry picker to paint the sails by hand. Jeanette McGarry, 58,..

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Latino Center of the Midlands' Destino Dinner will be virtual [Video]

Latino Center of the Midlands' Destino Dinner will be virtual

Latino Center of the Midlands' Destino Dinner will be virtual

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Police trying to 'balance approach' on Covid-19 breaches [Video]

Police trying to 'balance approach' on Covid-19 breaches

West Midlands Police Chief Constable Dave Thompson says his force is trying to "balance" its approach in enforcing new Covid-19 restrictions and encourages the public to report breaches online rather..

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Birmingham stabbings eyewitness describes ‘chaotic’ scene [Video]

Birmingham stabbings eyewitness describes ‘chaotic’ scene

West Midlands Police have arrested a 27-year-old man on suspicion of murder following multiple stabbings in Birmingham city centre on Sunday morning in which one person died and seven were injured...

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Coronavirus Soaring in the North and Midlands as Cases Triple [Video]

Coronavirus Soaring in the North and Midlands as Cases Triple

Coronavirus Soaring in the North and Midlands as Cases Triple

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Armed police raid house of man suspected of murder and series of stabbings in Birmingham [Video]

Armed police raid house of man suspected of murder and series of stabbings in Birmingham

Armed police have raided the house of a 27-year-old suspected of committing a series of stabbings that left one dead and several injured in Birmingham.

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Eyewitnesses recall 'shocking' Birmingham attack [Video]

Eyewitnesses recall 'shocking' Birmingham attack

Two members of the public have recalled the moment they witnessed the stabbings, and the aftermath of the attacks, in Birmingham. West Midlands Police has since launched a murder investigation after..

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West Mid Police launch murder investigation after stabbings [Video]

West Mid Police launch murder investigation after stabbings

West Midlands Police has launched a murder investigation after one person died and seven others were injured in a series of stabbings in Birmingham. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at..

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One dead and seven injured after Birmingham stabbings [Video]

One dead and seven injured after Birmingham stabbings

Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a man died and sevenpeople were injured in stabbings in Birmingham city centre. West MidlandsPolice declared a major incident after officers were..

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No suggestion Birmingham attack terror related, police say [Video]

No suggestion Birmingham attack terror related, police say

West Midlands Police say there is "absolutely no suggestion" the Birmingham stabbing attacks were hate, gang, or terror related, with the victims appearing to have been chosen at random. Chief..

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Johnson says HS2 will be ‘crucial’ for decades [Video]

Johnson says HS2 will be ‘crucial’ for decades

Boris Johnson has insisted HS2 will be “crucial for our country” as he markedthe project’s formal beginning of construction. The Prime Ministeracknowledged that more people are working from home..

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Boris Johnson backs ‘incredible’ HS2 project [Video]

Boris Johnson backs ‘incredible’ HS2 project

On a visit to Solihull in the West Midlands to mark the formal start of construction on HS2, the prime minister backed the rail project and insisted that “mass transit transport infrastructure is..

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PM defends ex-Australian leader Abbott as elected by ‘great liberal democratic’ country [Video]

PM defends ex-Australian leader Abbott as elected by ‘great liberal democratic’ country

Boris Johnson has defended trade role prospect Tony Abbott as “a guy who waselected by the people of the great liberal democratic nation of Australia”,amid allegations of homophobia and misogyny...

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The body that cares for Britain’s war graves is urging people in the West Midlands to “go local” to connect with their fallen heroes, at a time when the coronavirus crisis has scuppered or..
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Forest 1-1 Derby - report and reaction

forest 1-1 derby - report and reaction
The East Midlands rivals did battle at the City Ground in Championship clash
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One fewer game on pay-per-view as City v Wolves picked for broadcast

one fewer game on pay-per-view as city v wolves picked for broadcast
Leicester City's home clash with their Midlands rivals will be screened by Sky Sports, and not on their Box Office channel, so fans won't have to pay an extra £14.95
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Follow the action as the East Midlands rivals do battle at the City Ground in Championship clash
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Third man wanted over £330k axe robbery spree as two jailed

third man wanted over £330k axe robbery spree as two jailed
A third 23-year-old is still wanted by West Midlands Police after a previous appeal failed to shed any light on his whereabouts
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West Midlands Police appeal for information after child struck by a car on Tamworth Road
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Motorway police stop 117 motorists lane hogging or tailgating in just two weeks

motorway police stop 117 motorists lane hogging or tailgating in just two weeks
The drivers were stopped in Staffordshire and the Midlands
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School attendance plummets as West Midlands Police fears kids will join gangs

school attendance plummets as west midlands police fears kids will join gangs
The figure is more than five per cent down week on week, according Birmingham City Council leader Ian Ward
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A £10,000 fine has been handed to a venue in the West Midlands caught trying to pass off an indoor event as an outside one.
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19 new coronavirus deaths across Birmingham and Midlands

There were three deaths at both University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust and University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust
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Streaming details and odds for Nottingham Forest vs Derby County

How to watch the first East Midlands derby of the season
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Live updates from key West Midlands Covid-19 briefing

live updates from key west midlands covid-19 briefing
Birmingham currently has a rate of 226 cases per 100,000 people, while it is also more than 200 in Sandwell, Solihull and Walsall
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'Second wave' Covid safety messages on council fleet

Earlier this week, figures revealed Walsallnow had one of the highest rates of confirmed coronavirus cases in the West Midlands
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A package of measures, including additional funding to help businesses in the Midlands recover and grow from the impact of coronavirus, has been announced by the Government.
Express and Star - Published

Police's message ahead of East Midlands derby

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The game will be shown live on Sky
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Rishi Sunak's new economic plan will prevent lockdown restrictions from causing "incredible damage" to the region's hospitality industry, the West Midlands Mayor has said.
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Animal charity RSPCA has dealt with more than 500 incidents in the last year involving 'starter pets' in the West Midlands and Staffordshire.
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Rising hate crime in the West Midlands shows the current police approach is "failing", a candidate for the region's Police and Crime Commissioner has said.
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Girl, 11, seriously hurt in Coventry car crash

BBC Local News: Coventry and Warwickshire -- She has suffered potentially life-threatening injuries, West Midlands Ambulance Service says.
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Wolverhampton is now "teeming with opportunity" after the West Midlands was handed more than £70 million in funding, the Prime Minister has said.
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Marcus Rashford hails West Midlands businesses offering free school meals

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The Manchester United FC striker and England forward spoke out on social media after the government denied a vote earlier this week
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Birmingham braced for 17 hours of rain in weekend washout

birmingham braced for 17 hours of rain in weekend washout
Downpours will begin on Saturday and last through to the early hours of Sunday morning as the West Midlands is hit by heavy rainfall and showers
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Latest coronavirus rate in each part of Birmingham and West Midlands

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Birmingham currently has a rate of 226 cases per 100,000 people, up from 190
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Pubs bosses in the West Midlands say they feel like they're always 'jumping through hoops' with the constant Government rule changes within the hospitality industry.
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Appeal for missing boy, 15, who vanished over a week ago

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West Midlands Police said concern is growing for wellbeing of Nayo Mulley, from Wolverhampton
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Calls for hate crime hotline as attacks rise across the West Midlands

calls for hate crime hotline as attacks rise across the west midlands
Meeting hears of increase in anti-Chinese abuse with 'mothers spat on' and colleagues 'told they don't belong'
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Winning at Nottingham Forest could be a catalyst for Derby County's season

winning at nottingham forest could be a catalyst for derby county's season
The Rams make the short journey to the City Ground on Friday night for the first East Midlands derby of the season
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LGBTQ+ charity in Nottinghamshire receives over £37,000 in funding

The LGBT+ Service Nottinghamshire receives £37,476 of funding raised through the Health Lottery East Midlands and distributed by People’s Health Trust.
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Two parts of West Midlands move into tier 2 coronavirus lockdown

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Stoke-on-Trent council has asked the Health Secretary to place the city under harsher Tier 2 restrictions amid rising Covid infections
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Watch: Moment intu Merry Hill staff 'attacked' on car park

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West Midlands Police said the investigation into the disorder was 'ongoing'
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Birmingham police issue CCTV appeal amid ongoing child abuse investigation

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The West Midlands force are searching for two men, who need to be spoken to 'as witnesses' into the abuse of a child.
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Coronavirus: Trams and Metros to get Covid-19 cash

BBC Local News: Birmingham and Black Country -- Services across northern England and the Midlands will receive up to £68m from the government.
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Nottingham Forest's change in mood that could impact Derby clash

The first East Midlands derby of the season takes place at the City Ground and is just Chris Hughton's third game in charge of Forest
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Six Black Country shops targeted in early-hours raids

West Midlands Police said they believe there are two groups of offenders, including one that used a silver Passat estate to commit offences
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Sword-wielding robbers storm shop and demand cash in raid caught on CCTV

sword-wielding robbers storm shop and demand cash in raid caught on cctv
West Midlands Police are urgently hunting the hooded pair who struck at the One Stop shop on Prospect Lane.
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Two parts of West Midlands where Covid is falling - as 28 areas rise

two parts of west midlands where covid is falling - as 28 areas rise
The number of cases in both areas, both situated in Worcestershire, is 80 and 66 per 100,000 people respectively
Tamworth Herald - Published Also reported by •Lichfield MercuryWalsall Advertiser

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