West Midlands

Shane Sutton: Ex-British Cycling director lost Jess Varnish case over use of word 'bitches'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 11 hours 29 min ago
A letter obtained by BBC Sport shows British Cycling cleared Shane Sutton of eight of the nine allegations made by Jess Varnish.
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Bright Enobakhare & Jon Flatt extend Wolves contracts

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 18:23
Wolves forward Bright Enobakhare signs a new contract until 2019, while goalkeeper Jon Flatt agrees an 18-month deal.
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Three-quarters of West Midlands MPs abused, BBC learns

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 18:09
At least three-quarters of West Midlands MPs have been abused or threatened while doing their job, a BBC investigation finds.
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Man jailed for life for murder of Wolverhampton father

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 16:58
A man has been jailed for life and will serve at least 29 years behind bars for the murder of a young father.
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Child, 2, among three hurt in 'targeted' Birmingham stabbings

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 15:37
A two-year-old child is among three people injured in stabbings that police believe were targeted.
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Man in court over Poppy Clarke's crash death in Sutton Coldfield

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Wed, 12/07/2016 - 12:33
A 72-year-old man appears in court charged with causing death by dangerous driving after a three-year-old girls dies in a collision.
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Nortei Nortey: Solihull Moors sign Wrexham defender on one-month loan

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 18:18
Solihull Moors sign defender Nortei Nortey from National League rivals Wrexham on a one-month loan.
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Birmingham child sex abuse man, 101, was 'monster'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 18:10
A 101-year-old man accused of sexually abusing children in the 1970s and 80s is described as a "monster" by an alleged victim.
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'Pocket search' death man named as Chiriac Inout

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 15:37
A coroner names a rough sleeper who may have had property stolen before he died in Birmingham city centre.
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Peter Vaughan: Thrones and Porridge star dies at 93

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 15:22
British actor Peter Vaughan, best known for roles in Game of Thrones and Porridge, dies aged 93.
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Food from award-winning Birmingham restaurant among the fare feeding city's homeless

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 14:16
Food from an award-winning restaurant is helping to feed a city's homeless people.
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Man guilty over Belgium attacks terror suspect cash

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 14:03
A man is convicted of giving £3,000 to the "man in the hat" suspected over Brussels terror attacks.
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Obituary: Peter Vaughan

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 13:53
Actor Peter Vaughan, who has died aged 93, seldom played leading roles, but in a seven-year career he became an ever-present figure on stage, screen and TV.
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Stephon Davidson murder: Police reopen 2008 shooting inquiry

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:49
Police reopen a 2008 murder inquiry after being given "significant new information'.
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Bucket list student Matt Greenwood 'overwhelmed by support'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 00:51
A 21-year-old bone cancer patient says he's been overwhelmed by the support of friends who've raised more than £56,000 to help him achieve his bucket list.
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Villa face Spurs trip in FA Cup

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 22:39
League Two Newport County or Plymouth will visit Premier League Liverpool in the FA Cup third round, while West Ham host Manchester City.
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West Brom & Watford charged by FA for failing to control players

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 18:37
West Brom and Watford are charged by the Football Association for failing to control their players during Saturday's game.
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Woakes named in England ODI squad

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 17:55
Eoin Morgan and Alex Hales are named in England's ODI and T20 squads to face India, but Ben Duckett, James Vince and Steven Finn are dropped.
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Police worker hid domestic violence injuries from colleagues

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 17:52
A police community support officer has spoken of the domestic violence she suffered and kept hidden from colleagues.
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Tony Pulis: West Brom manager hopes early-season form will help attract players

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 12/05/2016 - 15:47
West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis hopes their early-season form can help him attract new players in January.
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