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  1. Carlisle couple's wedding con nightmare is focus of I Want That Wedding! TV showRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | News and Star

    The couple, of Kingmoor Terrace, in Belah, Carlisle, were chosen for the show after being conned out of money by a wedding planner. Sarah Cawthorne duped Samantha and more than 100 other brides out of more than 30,000.


  2. Aston Villa v Birmingham City: Everything Villa fans need to know...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IcWalsall

    Villa have announced ticket details for home fans wishing to attend the match at Villa Park at 7.45pm on Tuesday, September 22 Aston Villa face rivals Birmingham City in the Capital One Cup third round this month - and the anticipation is already building. Villa have announced ticket details for home fans wishing to attend the match at Villa Park at 7.45pm on Tuesday, September 22. Blues have been given an allocation of 2,800 away tickets after talks between the clubs and various safety groups, including the police.


  3. Diary of a schoolgirl who cycles up to 25 miles a day in BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IcWalsall

    Meet the seven-year-old who rides her bike every day to school, to run errands and on day trips out with her mum Imogen Barnes thinks nothing of cycling 25 miles in a day, carrying her bike up and down steps in railway stations and using it for day trips out. Imogen started out on the back of her mum Esther's bike as a baby and the pair haven't stopped since.


  4. Before the courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    Stuart Neil Williams, aged 36, of Fens Crescent, Brierley Hill , was fined A 100 for using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause harassment, alarm or distress in Brierley Hill on November 7, 2014. He must pay a victim surcharge of A 20 and A 100 court costs.


  5. Burton Albion v Coventry CityRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Vital Football

    Burton Albion host Coventry City in a league fixture for the first time on Sunday afternoon, the television cameras adding to what already seems to be an eagerly-awaited match at the Pirelli Stadium with all seat tickets having sold out and a large Sky Blues contigent in attendance. Burton's last home league game was a 2-1 victory against Peterborough United although manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink called his side's display 'rubbish' despite a win that made it two victories from two at the Pirelli in the league after an opening day success over Scunthorpe United.


  6. Greater Birmingham councils bid for 8 billion devolution dealRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | IcSuttoncoldfield

    AN 8 billion transport and development pot and a package of funding to capitalise on the construction of High Speed rail are included in a devolution bid to shift powers from Westmister to the West Midlands. As expected the devolution bid, submitted to Government on Friday, concentrated on taking responsibility for transport investment, economic development and responsibility for skills and apprenticeships from Government to the Greater Birmingham region.


  7. New Worcester City signing Lee Hughes bids to keep up scoring run against Stockport CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Worcester News

    The 39-year-old striker scored on his Coventry City debut at Edgeley Park in 2001 following his A 5million move from West Bromwich Albion, where he also enjoyed success in front of goal against County. Hughes expects to stay at Worcester for the rest of the season after the former Kidderminster Harriers goal machine turned down an offer from Nuneaton Town and was tempted back to Aggborough for a third time following a spell at Ilkeston.


  8. Leek postman Andy delivers in the boxing ring to claim Midland titleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Your Leek Paper

    The 24 year old beat Bloxwich's Luke Paddock 96-95 on points to claim the Midland area welterweight crown at the Bank's Stadium in Walsall. An emotional father-of-two Keates said afterwards: "I would like to thank all the fans who travelled down to see me fight tonight."


  9. Shane Warne names Allan Border as captain in greatest Australian ODI team of the past 25 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Captain of Shane Warne's best Australian ODI XI ... Allan Border celebrates after winning the 1987 Cricket World Cup against England in Calcutta. Australian cricket legend Shane Warne has created huge debate after naming what he believes is the best one-day international Australian team of the past 25 years.


  10. Yellows in 2nd round draw JPTRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Vital Football

    Oxford United enter into the JPT for the 2nd round which takes place on Sky Sports Soccer AM Saturday morning just after 10:00hrs. Round Two will be played in w/c 5th October The winners of this round go into the area quarter finals.


  11. Experienced Ex-Baggie Signs For CityRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Vital Football

    It looked as though Tony Mowbray would be waiting until the opening of the loan market before making any transfer moves but the City boss says he is 'delighted' to link up again with a player he managed at West Bromwich Albion and Celtic. Speaking to the official CCFC website, Mowbray said: 'He'll give the squad a physical presence up front and he'll bring plenty of experience to the squad, which the young players can tap into.


  12. Union raises concerns after NHS 111 handed over to private companyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Worcester News

    CONCERNS have been raised over the future of the 24-hour NHS 111 service covering Worcestershire, which is to be taken over by a private company. West Midlands Ambulance Service has been running the free non-emergency line since November 2013, when it took over the contact from NHS Direct, which was shut down just a month after it was set up following a report which found the quality of service was "unacceptably low".


  13. Stourbridge man Simon Davies jailed for raping schoolgirl 18 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    A STOURBRIDGE man has been jailed for four-and-a-half years for raping and indecently assaulting a schoolgirl 18 years ago. Simon Davies, aged 38, of Birchfield Road, Wollescote, was sentenced at Birmingham Crown Court today after being found guilty of the offences at an earlier hearing.


  14. Friday evening - traffic and travel newsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Halesowennews.co.uk

    The weather this weekend is not going to be as bad as first predicted. The area looks like it is going to miss the rain which had been predicted.


  15. Veteran striker Lee Hughes poised to make Worcester City debut at Stockport CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Worcester News

    The former West Brom and Kidderminster Harriers hot-shot agreed a deal this week, turning down an offer from Conference outfit Tranmere Rovers in the process. With Bulgarian Nikolay Todorov making his debut on Monday after joining City on a month's loan from Not - tingham Forest, it could be a new-look frontline for the visit to the former Football League club.


  16. Blind man talks of friends' incredible support after blindfolded...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Worcester News

    A GROUP of men supporting their friend who had been left blind following a horrific car accident have found their "boys night out" has gone viral. The University of Worcester Physical Education students said the response had been "surreal" after details of their trip on Sunday to Bowl Xtreme, off Droitwich Road, were shared hundreds of thousands of times.


  17. Yeltz family rallies round keeper who lost teeth in sickening on...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Evesham Journal

    HALESOWEN Town players and supporters will be fighting tooth and nail to try and raise money for goalkeeper Daniel Platt. The Yeltz shotstopper suffered an horrendous injury in a pre-season friendly against Tividale when Platt parted company with three of his front teeth.


  18. Hall Green driver lost a leg after SLEEPWALKING to her carRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | IcBurton

    But the 26-year-old remembers nothing of the night her life changed forever - other than saying goodnight to her grandmother. Kelly, who had earlier been out with friends, said she believed she sleepwalked from her bed into her Mini Cooper before the massive crash.


  19. [Watch Now] Black Sabbath announces their final tourRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    It's the Beginning of THE END. It started nearly five decades ago with a crack of thunder, a distant bell ringing and then that monstrous riff that shook the earth.


  20. Black Sabbath announce 1st leg of their last ever tourRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Prepare for the beginning of the end, Black Sabbath fans - as Ozzy Osbourne and co have announced the first leg of their last ever tour, Gigwise reports. Dubbed as 'the final tour by the greatest metal band of all time', Sabbath made the announcement of the shows kicking off in January via a video.