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1 hr ago | Dudleynews.co.uk

Curfew for man who trashed Dudley flat

A MAN who trashed the Dudley flat he shared with his girlfriend when their relationship hit the rocks has been given a three month curfew.

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5 hrs ago | Black Country Bugle

Reminder of Sedgley's dark past

YOU may not recognise this Black Country scene, it has altered so much in the 100 years or so since this picture was taken, but the church spire may give you a clue.

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9 hrs ago | IcSuttoncoldfield

Spurned Walsall lover torched girlfriend's house after she dumped him

Nicholas Wilcox used an accelerant to start the blaze in a bedroom at Emma Beck's house in Beeches Road, Leamore, Walsall.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Stourbridgenews.co.uk

Man spared jail after Stourbridge nightspot scuffle

A 21-YEAR-OLD man who hit a friend in the face with a bottle in a Stourbridge nightspot after he took offence at a "tasteless joke" has been spared jail.

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Black Country Bugle

Memories of my father who worked at Norton Villiers, Wolverhampton

WE are grateful to Dr. Philip Stanley, of 11 Kirton Grove, Tettenhall, for supplying these pictures from his father's old firm of Norton Villiers of Wolverhampton.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Halesowennews.co.uk

Scooby-Doo stage show brings spooky fun aplenty to Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

THE Mystery Machine brought spooky fun aplenty when it rolled in to the Black Country this week with a brand new Scooby Doo stage show.

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Stourbridgenews.co.uk

Stourbridge man swerves jail after high speed police chase

A STOURBRIDGE security guard involved in a high speed police chase as two young frightened girls in the back of his car begged him to stop, has swerved jail.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

IcLichfield

Wolverhampton detectives hunt two masked men who robbed cash delivery driver

The security guard was robbed outside the Co-op, on Raynor Road, in Fallings Park, at around 9.55am this morning The security guard was robbed outside the Co-op, on Raynor Road, in Fallings Park, at around 9.55am this morning.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Stourbridgenews.co.uk

Stourbridge man swerves jail after high speed police chase

A STOURBRIDGE security guard involved in a high speed police chase as two young frightened girls in the back of his car begged him to stop, has swerved jail.

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Black Country Bugle

Football halted at Brierley Hill to watch trains

RE the recent articles on train spotting in The Bugle. Going back many years when I was a nipper, I too was a train spotter with an Ian Allen book.

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Hampshire Chronicle

PCC election turnout 'could fall'

Turnout in an election costing the taxpayer A 3.7 million to pick the new West Midlands' Police and Crime Commissioner could be as low as 10.5%, say officials.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Staffordshire Newsletter

Have you seen these two wanted men in Stafford

DETECTIVES are asking for Stafford people to help them as they search for two men they want to trace in connection with a robbery in which a woman was assaulted in Wolverhampton.

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Jewish World Review

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd:

Sheriff's deputies in Salina, Kansas, arrested Aaron Jansen, 29, but not before he put on quite a show on July 5. Jansen, speeding in a car spray-painted with derogatory comments about law enforcement, refused to pull over and even survived a series of tire-shredding road spikes as he turned into a soybean field, where he revved the engine and ... (more)

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Black Country Bugle

The images of the Great War made a bigger impression each time they were shown at Bilston Town Hall

Tom Larkin delivers his talk in Bilston Town Hall about the effects the Great War had on the Black Country A profile of a First World trench at the foot of the town hall stage, created by members of the Black Country Memories Club THE Grand Theatre, one of Wolverhampton's most prestigious buildings, was opened 120 years ago to great acclaim.

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Stourbridgenews.co.uk

Man spared jail after Stourbridge nightspot scuffle

A 21-YEAR-OLD man who hit a friend in the face with a bottle in a Stourbridge nightspot after he took offence at a "tasteless joke" has been spared jail.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Newsday

Missing girl aged 12 found safe

The girl left her aunt's home in Balsall Heath, between 10:00 BST and 14:00 BST on Monday.

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24dash

Apprenticeships: Why it's never too late at Wolverhampton Homes

You mention the word 'apprentice' in the workplace and for most people it's a hark back to the days of YTS with young fresh-faced teens starting their working life or the sight of egotistical business wannabes under the watchful eye of Nick, Karen and Lord Sugar.

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Black Country Bugle

The imposing Royal Wolverhampton Hospital as it appeared in the early 1900s

WITH the hiatus in work, the opening of a new supermarket at the former Royal Wolverhampton Hospital has been put back until 2016.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Stourbridgenews.co.uk

Young Stourbridge dancers step up for English Youth Ballet show

NINE young ballet stars are set to realise their dancing dreams when they take to the stage in a lavish adaptation of Sleeping Beauty next month.

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Black Country Bugle

The Compeer Trunk from William Thrustans

HERE is another Victorian advert for a Black Country company, courtesy of historian Ian Bott and his 1871 edition of Steen & Blacket's Original Illustrated Wolverhampton Guide.

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