Friday Apr 11
Live: Birmingham and West Midlands breaking news, weather, traffic and sport
Bringing you Friday's live news, sport, traffic and weather from around Birmingham and the West Midlands as it happens Welcome to the Birmingham Mail's breaking news service, covering Birmingham and the West Midlands.
Child involved in collision with lorry in Brownhills
She said: "The collision involved a child and a lorry in Chester Road, near to The Anchor pub, in Brownhills."
Man arrested over suspected Walsall arson attack
A 43-year-old man has been arrested following a suspected arson attack on a house in Walsall in the early hours of Tuesday.
Graham Young's top ten chippys
In readiness for next week's National Chip Week, GRAHAM YOUNG dips into his Cheap as Chips archive to find ten of our finest friers If there's one thing I've discovered after 438 weeks of anonymous 'chip testing'... you can't beat a great bag of chips.
Bromsgrove pair arrested as part of major drugs smuggling operation
West Mercia Police arrested 10 people earlier today, , across the West Midlands, with further arrests in The Netherlands, as part of an operation into the importation of cannabis, amphetamines and MDMA, the main constituent of ecstasy.