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T.H. Burroughs, based at The Good Life farm shop in Springvale Road, in Headbourne Worthy, took home one gold and two silver rosettes for its creative summer recipes at the Foodex Show 2014 at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham.
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British Legion volunteer Al Dimmock, Gloria Donovan, air cadet Mia Tarrant, aged14, and legion volunteer Don Chapman.
A POPULAR West Bromwich Albion steward was killed after stepping into the Wolverhampton New Road and giving the driver who ran him over just 0.8 seconds to avoid him.
Fiona Leonard, of England, was sentenced to 27 months in jail for biting another woman's cheek during an argument after a horserace.
Sir Albert Bore said Ofsted was not intending to publish its final inspection reports until "the first or second week of May" A list of the schools Ofsted has been sent in to inspect over an alleged plot by Muslim hard-liners to seize control of governing bodies has been published.
Trevor Hollis, targeted various pubs in Stourbridge and Dudley, stealing charity boxes and money from gaming machines, pool tables and juke boxes.
Ian Wilson was dismissed from Queen Elizabeth Hospital after an internal investigation suggested he was under-reporting the time patients spent on a heart-lung bypass machine.
There have been calls for a young offenders institution to be closed down after inspectors found that inmates were living in "squalid conditions" among the worst ever seen.
The men were each sentenced to three-and-a-half years behind bars after a jury found them guilty of a sustained attack on a 23-year-old man with learning difficulties.
MORE than 21,000 calls - one every fifteen seconds - were made to the West Midlands' non-emergency NHS 111 number over the Easter weekend.
Mr Farage, the face of the UK Independence Party, will be speaking at an open public meeting at Dudley Town Hall, St James Road, on Friday April 25 ahead of the forthcoming European elections.
Firefighters from Perry Barr and West Bromwich were called to the southbound motorway at 12.15am this morning after the car crashed between J6 and J7 A driver had a lucky escape after the car they were driving burst into flames on the M6 this morning .
CROWDS flocked to Wythall Transport Museum on Easter Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday to embark on nostalgic bus trips to Birmingham, Henley-in-Arden and around local villages.
OVER recent years the Woodside Memory and History Group have researched the lives of all the men listed on the war memorial at the Church of St Augustine of Hippo, Holly Hall, Dudley.
THE SALVATION Army, founded by William Booth in 1865, is still with us today, with more than one and a half million troops worldwide.
Patrick McFarlane's mum Patricia Bryan has launched a desperate appeal to trace his father, Eddie Kiely, so he can say his final goodbyes.