West Midlands

Essex enquire about Nottinghamshire's Alex Hales and Warwickshire's Varun Chopra

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 4 hours 22 min ago
Essex request to speak to Nottinghamshire's England international Alex Hales and Warwickshire batsman Varun Chopra.
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Infected Northfield Leisure Centre pool closed until 2018

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 8 hours 20 min ago
A Birmingham swimming baths closed after the discovery of a sickness and diarrhoea bug will not reopen until 2018, bosses say.
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Andy Murray column: 'Dan Evans has made mistakes along the way - but he can play'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 9 hours 9 min ago
Andy Murray on 'cheeky chappie' Dan Evans' chances against Roger Federer, and meeting former boxer Carl Froch.
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Poverty 'affects 37% of Birmingham children'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 19:51
Nearly four in 10 children in Birmingham are living in poverty, a report says.
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Birmingham City: Ryan Shotton rejoins club permanently from Derby County

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 18:17
Birmingham City sign defender Ryan Shotton from Championship rivals Derby County for an undisclosed fee.
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Boy praised by police for saving mum's life after knife attack

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:55
A 13-year-old boy who came to his mother's aid when she was attacked by her knife-wielding partner is praised by police.
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Birmingham City Ladies: Club plans helped convince Andrine Hegerberg to make move

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:33
Andrine Hegerberg says boss Paul Parker and football consultant Marcus Bignot convinced her to join Birmingham City Ladies.
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Police dog named Bobby in honour of Birmingham boy

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 17:15
A police sniffer dog has been named after a boy from Birmingham who is fighting a brain tumour.
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James Morrison: Plans of West Brom chairman Jeremy Peace key to new deal

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 16:46
Scotland midfielder James Morrison says the plans of West Brom chairman Jeremy Peace helped him sign a new contract.
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Callam Jones: West Bromwich Albion defender joins Accrington Stanley

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 16:43
League Two side Accrington Stanley sign West Brom defender Callam Jones on a six-month loan deal.
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Ex-MEP Nikki Sinclaire 'expenses fears raised with UKIP'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 16:24
A former aide to an ex-UKIP MEP raised fears her expenses claims were being inflated six months before going to police, a court hears.
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Sam Manton: Walsall midfielder joins Scunthorpe United

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 16:02
Scunthorpe United sign midfielder Sam Mantom on a three-year deal after he rejected a new contract with Walsall.
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Wimbledon 2016: Britain's Dan Evans to face Roger Federer in third round

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 13:12
Britain's Dan Evans faces Roger Federer in the third round at Wimbledon after beating Ukrainian 30th seed Alexandr Dolgopolov.
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Frisbee frolics de-stress Birmingham students before exams

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 13:02
A Birmingham school has started teaching pupils the sport of 'Ultimate Frisbee' to help relieve exam stress.
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Stella Downing jailed for murdering ex-lover Glyn Evans

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 08:37
A woman who stabbed her former lover to death after a drunken argument is jailed for 13 years and four months.
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Scrap dangerous motorway hard shoulder plans, MPs warn

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Thu, 06/30/2016 - 08:00
Plans to convert more motorway hard shoulders in England into permanent driving lanes to ease congestion should be scrapped, a Commons committee says.
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Corbyn to face Labour leadership challenge from Angela Eagle

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 20:22
Angela Eagle will challenge Jeremy Corbyn for the Labour leadership on Thursday, the BBC is told, after Mr Corbyn rejected calls to resign.
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Police misconduct case over missing Dudley man

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 19:10
Four officers with West Midlands Police face misconduct hearings after a Dudley man who went missing was later found dead.
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Contactless travel payment en route for West Midlands commuters

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 18:59
Commuters in the West Midlands will be able to pay for their journeys using contactless cards and smartphones, bus operators announce.
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Ex-UKIP MEP Nikki Sinclaire's expenses 'would not have been paid'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Wed, 06/29/2016 - 18:48
An MEP's claims for road journeys she never made would not have been paid if it was known she had travelled more cheaply by plane, a court is told.
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