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  1. Charity trying to find homes for those at its Animal Centre at Newbrook Farm, Frankley Green.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | IcTamworth

    The Mail has linked up with the RSPCA West Midlands to help to find homes for pets at the charity's Animal Centre at Newbrook Farm, Frankley Green, Birmingham. Teddy was was abandoned in a property for at least 48 hours before being brought to our attention.

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  2. Drug dealer from Brierley Hill who rammed 3 police cars jailed a Drug ...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    A DRUG dealer from Brierley Hill who rammed three police cars before being caught with guns and class A drugs has been jailed for more than a decade. Nathan Morris was arrested on 26 August last year after he was spotted by police dealing drugs from his car in Church Street, Darlaston.

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  3. Tribute to Black Country boxing brothers Harry and Terry EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Black Country Bugle

    Yes I remember them, having worked at the Monument Sheet Metal Works by the Spon Croft pub in Smethwick. Harry was a real man in the know for getting you into the clubs in Brum .

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  4. Max to dress up as Colour Sergeant at Amblecote meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Black Country Bugle

    THE next meeting of the Amblecote History Society is on Wednesday, February 10 at 7.30pm in The Lehr Theatre at the Ruskin Centre with Max Keen talking about The Anglo-Zulu War. Max, dressed as a Colour Sergeant of the 24th Regiment of Foot , tells the truth behind the defeat at the Battle of Isandhlwana and the heroics at Rorke's Drift as depicted in the epic 1964 film Zulu.

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  5. Cradley Heath two-day festival appealRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Black Country Bugle

    CRADLEY Heath Creative, who are putting on a two-day Arts Festival at the Hollybush Pub on Newtown Lane, Cradley Heath, on April 16 and 17, are appealing for artists, crafts people, performers and film makers. Last year the group ran a one-day festival in March called Locked In and 52 artists took part and around 250 people attended the day.

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  6. 8 signs of spring to look out in Birmingham and the MidlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IcWolverhampton

    Look out for the signs of spring - pictured here are frogspawn, a nesting blue tit , bluebells and early daffodils Birmingham and the surrounding area have experienced only a brief burst of snow - and not much frost or ice - this winter. The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country, based in Edgbaston , says that because we've had very little of what we normally expect from winter, many of the traditional signs of spring have been prompted to arrive much earlier than usual.

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  7. From Oxford to my life on stage and marriage to the famous Ruby MurrayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Oxford Mail

    The Oxford-born singer even fell in love with and married one of the stars he appeared with, the popular Irish singer Ruby Murray. They appeared together many times, including once at the New Theatre , Oxford, in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs in the early 1960s.

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  8. Power Tee Installs its Fourth Ryder Cup Venue at The Striking Le Golf NationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    POWER TEE Now has installed its automatic teeing systems at four Ryder Cup venues which include the Belfry, Celtic Manor, Wentworth Club and now at Le Golf National. PONTE VEDRA, FL, August 23, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Power Tee, the World Leader in Golf Range Automation, proudly announces it has added another prestigious practice facility to its long list of installations.

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  9. Police appeal for witnesses after Birmingham Road crashRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Redditch Advertiser

    FOLLOWING the crash on the Birmingham Road between Hagley and Halesowen on Wednesday morning , police are now appealing for witnesses. West Mercia Police were called at 8.24am to reports of a collision involving a black Vauxhall Vivaro van and a blue Vauxhall Zafira near to the Badgers Sett pub on the A456.

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  10. Sports Roundup: Yeltz prepare for Salford City test, while Harriers'...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Redditch Advertiser

    Football - HALESOWEN Town will have to be at their very best when Salford City visit the Grove, says manager John Hill. The Yeltz will welcome promotion hopefuls Salford, famously backed by former Manchester United team-mates Gary and Phil Neville, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes and Nicky Butt, this Saturday .

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  11. Traffic News: M5 northbound at a standstill after roadworks overrunRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Redditch Advertiser

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  12. Worcester's MP speaks to Highways England to ensure 'lessons learned' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Worcester News

    ANGRY drivers faced gridlock misery as they were stuck for up to 10 hours in traffic jams on the the M5 caused by a broken-down crane. All lanes of the northbound M5 were closed yesterday between junctions 5 and 4A but many other major routes in and out of Worcester also ground to a halt in the infuriating tailbacks.

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  13. Cat shot through the eyes with arrow: Held down and hit at close rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    In a shocking case of animal cruelty , an arrow shot through the eyes of a cat by a crossbow went completely through the animal's head as he wandered the neighborhood until someone spotted him, reports the Daily Star. The cat's owner, an 11-year-old little girl named Sydney O'Mahoney from Birmingham, United Kingdom was thankful her cat named Lionel survived; it was truly a miracle.

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  14. See angry motorists confront driver who refused to move parked car to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    This was the scene as angry motorists confronted a driver who refused to move his parked car to allow an ambulance on blue lights to speed to an emergency. The brazen motorist ignored the 999 medics as they struggled to inch by his stationary vehicle on Monday afternoon in Bromford Lane, Castle Bromwich.

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  15. Mother 'begged Muslim convert son who was killed in battle not to go to Syria'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News Shopper

    An anguished mother has described in court how she begged her Muslim convert son not to go to Syria - months before he was killed in battle. Sue Boyce told jurors how her son Jake Petty only informed his family of his plans after he had left his home in the summer of 2014.

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  16. UK Cops Threaten PEGIDA MarchersRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    Police have warned they will "come down hard" on any troublemakers at the PEGIDA UK walk in Birmingham this weekend, where there will be a "highly visible police presence". The police threat comes the day after local Member of Parliament Liam Byrne labelled the movement "racist" as he and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn joined the city's other 10 MPs in signing a "pledge of hope for Birmingham" attacking PEGIDA UK as "hateful".

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  17. Videos of the week: Dominatrix walking man on lead, M5 crash, ambulance rowRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IcWolverhampton

    Have you seen them yet? Take a look at our rundown of the most viewed videos on the Birmingham Mail website from the past seven days. This week's selection includes bizarre footage of a man being walked on all fours through the streets of Birmingham, terrifying dashcam footage of a car overturning on the M5 and a peek inside a former Villa player's mansion.

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  18. Most shared this week: A 7.5m mosque approved, dominatrix filmed...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IcWolverhampton

    Plans for a new 7.5m mosque, a horrendous attack on a dad carrying his baby daughter and bizarre footage of a man being walked like a dog through the streets of Birmingham are among the stories which proved popular among our readers on social media in the past seven days. This was one of our top stories throughout the week: A major redevelopment to build a new mosque and community hub in Balsall Heath has been given the go-ahead by city planners.

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  19. Blackburn Rovers v Birmingham City at Ewood Park. New new caretaker manager Richard BealeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | IcTamworth

    Birmingham City Under 21s coach Richard Beale was delighted after his young Blues held on for a gutsy 1-1 draw at Chelsea yesterday. Midfielder Liam Truslove fired the visitors in front on 25 minutes in the friendly at Cobham, from a deflected 25-yard free-kick.

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  20. Waite arrival set to boost Alvechurch's firepowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Redditch Advertiser

    Church have scored just four goals in as many games but the arrival of the former Tividale striker from Halesowen Town could pep up their striking department. Assistant manager Richard Colwell said: "We've stopped scoring as many goals as before but hopefully Nathan can help fix that.

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