The Labour leader says Birmingham has been "under the cosh" from central government spending.
Warwickshire captain Jonathan Trott would consider the job of being made skipper on a more permanent basis.
Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Solihull Moors and Dagenham & Redbridge.
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Oxford United and Walsall.
Birmingham City Ladies sign forward Lucy Quinn from fellow Women's Super League One side Yeovil Town.
The man was found to be unresponsive in his cell and was pronounced dead, despite medical aid.
Toby Liu's Mensa success means his IQ is in the top two percent of the UK population.
Wolves defender Conor Coady signs a new four-year contract with the promotion-chasing Championship club.
Steve Patterson steers Yorkshire to victory against relegated Warwickshire to ease the Tykes' fears of going down.
The on-screen props and chair were among the 500-piece collection from a anonymous seller.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Wolves and Barnsley.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Derby County and Birmingham City.
Assistant boss Nick Green and coach David Bridgwater leave Solihull Moors, who sign Joe Payne and Richard Brodie.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Aston Villa and Nottingham Forest.
The 'First Lady Of The Allotments' is 83 and teaching her juniors 'about life' and green thumbs.
As the new WSL season gets under way on Friday, BBC Sport looks at the inaugural winter calendar, the new signings and how you can follow the competition.
Carol Smith says she was subjected to chants for 30 minutes at the clash between Villa and Boro.
Yorkshire lose three wickets after being set 175 to win by relegated Warwickshire at Headingley.
Isaac Hempstead-Wright, who plays Bran Stark in Game of Thrones, is a student in Birmingham.
Birmingham City Ladies sign Wales international centre-back Hayley Ladd following her July exit from Bristol City.