West Midlands

Olton man dies in rush-hour hit-and-run crash

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 1 hour 14 min ago
The 46-year-old was struck as he walked on the pavement in Solihull.
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Private tutors 'should face DBS criminal record checks'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 1 hour 24 min ago
The UK's biggest teaching union says disqualified teachers may still be able to work as tutors.
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Millions to face hosepipe ban in north-west England

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 6 hours 35 min ago
The ban will affect people in north-west England but other firms say they have no plans to follow suit.
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Murder charge over Small Heath stab death

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 20:12
Madni Ahmed, 20, is also charged with the attempted murder of an 18-year-old.
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Anger over 'abhorrent' smell from Birmingham abattoir

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 19:07
More complaints are made about an abattoir that was shut down in 2015.
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Six plead not guilty to Jaskaran Kang murder

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 17:52
They also deny the manslaughter of fatally-stabbed Jaskaran Kang.
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Teen in court over Wolverhampton 'claw-hammer attack'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 17:31
The 17-year-old has been charged with attempted murder and remanded at a youth detention facility .
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Family stuck in hotel weeks after house flooded

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 17:17
Barry Frogatt, from Birmingham, says living in a hotel is "tearing" the family apart.
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Birmingham blogger fat-shamed by Instagram troll

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 16:29
Emma Conway's image of her in a swimming costume was photoshopped by a stranger online.
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Kayden Walker: Father says hoodie caused baby's death

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 15:47
Ricky Walker says he "never, ever" caused any physical harm to his son, Kayden.
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Yardley Wood stab victim named as Reece Hipwood

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 15:27
Reece Hipwood was found stabbed at an address in Birmingham in the early hours of Sunday.
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Eviction 'paused' after toddler death in Sarehole Mill

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 14:07
A 19-month-old boy died in hospital after being hit by a van in Billesley on Friday.
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Kyle Bartley: West Brom sign Swansea defender for undisclosed fee

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 10:40
West Bromwich Albion sign Swansea City defender Kyle Bartley for an undisclosed fee on a three-year deal.
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T20 Blast: Yorkshire Vikings end Worcestershire Rapids unbeaten start

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 16:40
Yorkshire consign Worcestershire to their first T20 Blast defeat of the season with a 12-run win at New Road.
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Teen charged after Wolverhampton 'claw-hammer' attack

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 14:53
The 17-year-old victim has undergone emergency surgery and remains in a critical condition.
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Man dies and another injured in Yardley Wood stabbing

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 11:41
Police said the men know each other, and they are not looking for anyone else after the incident.
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Two injured after shots fired at Wolverhampton pub

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 09:09
Police said a man wearing a motorcycle helmet fired at the pub before leaving the scene in a car.
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World Cup final: Adrian Chiles on Croatian roots & feelings on Russia showpiece

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 21:50
BBC Radio 5 live presenter Adrian Chiles - whose mother is Croatian - tells his story of how he will watch a "special" team that he loves in the World Cup final.
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Kory Roberts: Walsall defender suffers suspected broken leg

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 18:09
Walsall defender Kory Roberts suffers a suspected broken leg in his side's pre-season friendly defeat by Stoke City.
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Autistic boy's mum praises 'lovely' school prom classmates

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 17:50
Brodie Smith had set off for his school prom alone when he was met by the five girls in their car.
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