West Midlands

Man dies in Handsworth shooting

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 2 hours 33 min ago
The man, in his 20s, was found with gunshot wounds in a car in Handsworth, Birmingham.
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Mohammed Afsar shooting: Men's conspiracy to murder convictions quashed

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 3 hours 54 min ago
Five men jailed for shooting a man in 2011 have their convictions for conspiracy to murder quashed.
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Forced marriage: Mum guilty of making daughter wed older man

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 4 hours 37 min ago
The girl became pregnant at 13 by a relative 16 years her senior whom she was later forced to marry.
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Ozell Pemberton: Boy is fourth to be arrested over death

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 4 hours 49 min ago
A 17-year-old boy has also appeared at Birmingham Crown Court charged with murder.
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Dan Evans wins in first round of Loughborough ATP Challenger

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 6 hours 13 min ago
Dan Evans reaches the second round of the ATP Challenger event in Loughborough as he continues his return from a drugs ban.
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Alan Hutton: Aston Villa defender 'a manager's delight', says boss Steve Bruce

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 7 hours 13 min ago
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce praises Alan Hutton, a "beast of a defender" who "gives you everything he has got".
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'Wicked' Birmingham woman stole thousands from elderly couple

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 9 hours 22 min ago
Derrol Flynn, 45, punched a 72-year-old victim in the face and stole £6,000 from an elderly couple.
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Poppy-Arabella: Letter sent to PM to change driving law

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 10 hours 1 min ago
Poppy-Arabella, three, was killed at a crossing in 2016 by a driver who could not see the red light.
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Andy Cook: Walsall sign Tranmere Rovers striker on two-year deal

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 11 hours 56 min ago
Walsall sign out-of-contract striker Andy Cook from National League promotion final winners Tranmere Rovers.
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Laser pen attacks on planes landing at Birmingham Airport

Birmingham BBC News Feed - 12 hours 5 min ago
Six flights coming in to land during the last two days have had laser pens shone at them, police say.
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West Brom manager Darren Moore wants to be an 'inspiration to all'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 17:23
West Brom manager Darren Moore became one of only three black managers in the top four divisions.
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Birmingham recording studio under threat

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 16:34
Campaigners attempt to raise £250,000 to save a Birmingham recording studio use by the stars.
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Latest knife bin opened after armed attacks in Birmingham

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 16:06
A new secure knife bin, where people are urged to safely hand in weapons, is opened.
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Children in mini Mercedes before surgery in Sandwell

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 15:36
They are being given a lift in the remote-control car to calm their nerves before minor operations.
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West Brom manager Darren Moore wants to be an 'inspiration to all'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 13:44
Darren Moore wants his appointment as West Brom boss to inspire all managers and not just those from a Black, Asian, and minority ethnic (BAME) background.
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Mini Mercedes gives young patients in Sandwell a lift

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 11:22
The hospital in West Bromwich hopes the toy cars will make operations less frightening for children.
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Ozell Pemberton: Murder charge over Sutton Coldfield stab death

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 08:57
Ozell Pemberton, 16, "always saw the bright side of life" his parents said.
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The mothers whose spirit IS will 'never kill'

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 05:49
The mothers of a Manchester attack victim and a killed IS fighter have become great friends.
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UK airports with worst departing flight delays revealed

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Mon, 05/21/2018 - 02:05
Data from the UK's 25 busiest airports shows planes took off 15 minutes late on average last year.
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One-Day Cup: Jeetan Patel stars as Bears beat Yorkshire at Headingley

Birmingham BBC News Feed - Sun, 05/20/2018 - 18:10
Warwickshire skipper Jeetan Patel takes four wickets as the Bears beat Yorkshire in the One-Day Cup at Headingley.
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