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22 hrs ago | IcBurton

A round-up of the best comedy, music, theatre and exhibitions, August 29-September 4

Do you know of concerts and shows that should be listed in our pages? Send details to listings@birminghammail.net or write to Birmingham Mail, Floor 6, Fort Dunlop, Fort Parkway, Birmingham B24 9FF For more details of events and venues visit here ROCK & POP The Mighty Young, The Castillians, The Cedar House Band; The Sun at the Station, High St, ... (more)

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Yesterday | IcWolverhampton

Hitesh Dhirajlal (left) and Jeevan Singh Dhanda

The second man involved in a double death riddle at Birmingham's New Street Station was a "much-loved" son and brother, his devastated family said today.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Chico Enterprise-Record

British Wives is Chico tradition for more than 50 years

Maureen Hauser, front, and Valerie Flynn look over a copy of Britsh Weekly at a meeting of the British Wives group on Aug. 22 at Roots Catering.

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Mirror.co.uk

Ice Bucket Challenge bully video proves only cruel minds love a poor joke

A video emerged this week of yobs in Liverpool terrorising a disabled middle aged man and forcing him to take part in the viral Ice Bucket Challenge A text landed, asking if I'd seen the video clip of a man in a wheelchair being given the full ice-bucket treatment .

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IcWalsall

Replay: Friday's breaking news, weather, sport and traffic for Birmingham and the West Midlands

If there's something you've noticed and want us to check out then feel free to get in touch - call us on 0121 234 5430, tweet us @birminghammail, tell us at our Facebook page or email us at Newsdesk email link START-UP: Hello, how are you? Didn't we enjoy lovely weather last night? It was like summer's last hoorah.

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Mashable

5 Robots Booking It to a Classroom Near You

The technological creations are taking on serious roles in the classroom. With the accelerating rate of robotic technology, school administrators all over the world are plotting how to implement them in education, from elementary through high school.

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Newsday

Sentence cut for sex camera teacher

Phillip Evans, 39, who taught music at King Edward's School in Edgbaston, was jailed for 44 months at Birmingham Crown Court in December.

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IcWolverhampton

Teenager in court over sword robbery at a Harborne Post Office

The 17-year-old, who can not be named for legal reasons, faced one charge of robbery when he appeared at Birmingham Magistrates Court earlier this month A teenager accused of a robbery in which a Birmingham shop worker was attacked with a large sword has appeared in court.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

IcWolverhampton

Pride of Birmingham: Harry Moseley's mum nominated for award

When 11-year-old Harry Moseley died in 2011 from an inoperable brain tumour his devastated mother had little time for grieving.

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Bromsgrove Standard

Crowds gather for Bromsgrove VJ commemorations

A POIGNANT service to commemorate the 69th anniversary of VJ Day - 'Victory over Japan' - was held at Bromsgrove's Burma Campaign Memorial in Crown Close.

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The Charlotte Observer

Ruth Gaddy: Pioneer, patriot

Fannie Flono writes on news, politics and life in The Carolinas. Her column appears on the Editorial pages of The Charlotte Observer.

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IcWolverhampton

Birmingham MP calls for university reform to create 'richer, fairer country'

Confidential soccer star contracts are being put up for sale on eBay - after being dumped in a skip outside Birmingham City's ground.

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IcTamworth

When 'Dickie' Attenborough met Graham Young

JS061207ATTEN-4 Birmingham Post & Mail Pic by Jason Skarratt 06/12/07 Pictured is Film Actor and Director Sir Richard Attenborough at the Hyatt Hotel, Birmingham But it was on October 14, 1998, that Smethwick-born Julie Walters and then 75-year-old film legend Lord Richard Attenborough laid their hands in wet cement together.

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IcSuttoncoldfield

The Property Show: Stick to the quoted fee when you sell your home

Details in the agreement with the estate agent you choose to sell your property are just as important as the details that determine the price you'll get.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

IcWalsall

Visitors relax over a bank holiday weekend in Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham

We've already had the Early May Bank Holiday and next up is the Spring Bank Holiday from May 24 to 26. English bank holidays can sometimes be overshadowed by bad weather and traffic jams, but if we can dodge those misfortunes, they are also a chance to chill out and have fun.

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IcSuttoncoldfield

Tributes to Rubery great-grandma killed in crash

Marguerite Scarle, aged 81 and from Rubery, died in a collision on the A491 at Bell End, between Kidderminster and Bromsgrove, at 7pm last Saturday.

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The Austin Chronicle

Housecore Horror: Satyricon Out, Napalm Death In

Black news for Scandinavian metal fans: Satyricon have dropped from the Housecore Horror Film Festival .

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Newsday

Millions visit Birmingham's library

The A 189m building, which houses one million books, was built to replace the previous Central Library, which is due to be demolished.

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Redditch Advertiser

Car jacking in Alvechurch

The incident took place between 9.45pm on Monday, August 18 when the victim, a 42-year-old male from Birmingham, had his car keys and vehicle stolen.

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IcSuttoncoldfield

A round-up of the best comedy, music, theatre and exhibitions, August 27-28

Do you know of concerts and shows that should be listed in our pages? Send details to listings@birminghammail.net or write to Birmingham Mail, Floor 6, Fort Dunlop, Fort Parkway, Birmingham B24 9FF For more details of events and venues visit here TODAY Make your own Kite Crafty Drop-in and 60 Minute Marvel - Den Building: Parkridge Centre, Brueton ... (more)

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