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  1. Fire in Smethwick causing delays - Tuesday morning's traffic and travel newsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Kidderminster Shuttle

    GOOD morning. To help you get to your destination on time this morning, here is the traffic and travel news from across the Black Country, North Worcestershire and Birmingham.

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  2. Fire in Smethwick causing delays - Tuesday morning's traffic and travel newsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Bromsgrove Advertiser

    GOOD morning. To help you get to your destination on time this morning, here is the traffic and travel news from across the Black Country, North Worcestershire and Birmingham.

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  3. Ryan Taylor upbeat on fitness return in time for Oxford United opener ...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Banburycake.co.uk

    The striker limped off after just 18 minutes in their goalless draw with Coventry City last Saturday following a strong challenge from Reda Johnson. It was feared Taylor would be ruled out of the Sky Bet League Two opener at home to Crawley Town.

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  4. Barnt Green scrape draw against derby rivals Kidderminster Victoria...Read the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | Droitwich Advertiser

    BARNT Green captain Andy Sutton has called on his players to find more consistency after a disappointing display in Saturday's losing draw to Kidderminster Victoria. Some determined tail end batting rescued a handful of points for Green who failed to replicate their excellent form from the week before, when they were narrowly edged out by Knowle and Dorridge.

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  5. Birmingham hit by invasion of travellers across the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | IcWolverhampton

    Over 50 caravans also invaded Sheldon Country Park last week , with many of them moving onto Wagon Lane in Solihull on Sunday night. While the travellers were quickly moved on from Wagon Lane, some of the caravans still remained at Sheldon Country Park.

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  6. Sandwell's Strongest Man - All you need to know about the competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | IcWolverhampton

    And organisers are now asking have you got what it takes to win the coveted Sandwell 's Strongest Man title - or know anyone who could and should be entering? The event takes place on bank holiday weekend August 30 and 31 at Sandwell Valley Country Park, West Bromwich . It is one of the most popular parts of the Sandwell Show.

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  7. Choose from the brand new phase of homes at Taylor Wimpey's Himley...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Kidderminster Shuttle

    Leading housebuilder Taylor Wimpey has responded to huge interest in its popular Himley View development in Kingswinford, West Midlands, by announcing the release of a fresh collection of stunning new homes. Homebuyers looking for a high-quality home in a great location for a superb-value price are being urged to act fast to ensure they find their perfect match! The new phase at Himley View is a beautiful selection of two, three and four-bedroom houses, offering something for a wide variety of buyers.

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  8. A mother-of-two was murdered by mistake after bumbling hitmen shot dead the wrong person.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    Hayley Pointon, 30, was not the intended target of a "hit" when she was shot dead in Hinckley in February 2013. The pair were jailed for life today at Leicester Crown Court and will serve a minimum term of 31 years each after the "cold-blooded murder".

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    7 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Wolves fan Gilroy Shaw is now barred from all professional football stadiums in the UK after West Midlands Police secured an innovative court order against him. Shaw has been a prominent figure in hooligan circles for almost three decades and has been subject to a banning order at Wolves' Molineux since 2010.

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  10. England selector backs opener Adam Lyth to come aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    England selector Mick Newell has defended the ongoing inclusion of struggling opener Adam Lyth in the Test side facing Australia in the Ashes series. England's Adam Lyth walks back to the pavilion after losing his wicket on the third day of the third Ashes cricket test match between England and Australia in Birmingham, England, on July 31, 2015 Yorkshire batsman Lyth has failed to make a major impression on the series so far with 72 runs in six innings at an average of 12 and a best of 37, although he did score a Test century against New Zealand earlier this season.

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  11. Tiny coffee shop opens in red phone boxRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Businessman Jake Hollier on the first day of trading at Jakes' Coffee Box for what is one of the country's smallest coffee shops, based in an iconic British red telephone box in Birmingham One of the country's smallest coffee shops has opened inside a traditional British red phone box - with the owner hoping to cause a stir. Business venture Jake's Coffee Box opened its door to passing commuters in Birmingham's busy financial district on Monday.

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  12. Monday evening's traffic and travel news for North Worcestershire and the Black CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Kidderminster Shuttle

    Our traffic blog is here to help you get to your destination as quickly as possible this Monday evening, and avoid being stuck in queues. There are expected to be delays on the B4090 Hanbury Road in Droitwich Spa at The Holloway junction, because of temporary traffic lights.

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  13. Mohammed Saleem's family: 'Racist killer Pavlo Lapshyn was pathetic - we pity him'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IcWalsall

    The family of murdered Birmingham pensioner Mohammed Saleem have described racist killer Pavlo Lapshyn as "pathetic" and said the killing of Mr Saleem was beyond comprehension. "It's a relief not to have to sit through a long and tedious trial and listen to horrific details of this violent crime.

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  14. The Knowledge: The Foodie Couple guide to BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Looking for some new suggestions for a day or night out in Birmingham? Let Roz Goodgame, one half of team behind The Foodie Couple blog , be your guide, from breakfast through to dinner A perfect day out in Birmingham for my husband and I would start off early with a breakfast or brunch at our favourite cafA Yorks Bakery Cafe where I'd try and start off healthy with something like their Avocado and Feta smash, or be slightly more indulgent with my favourite - Eggs Benedict.

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  15. Nevill says beaten Aussies united despite 'complex' callRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Australia wicketkeeper Peter Nevill has insisted the tourists remain united despite the "complex situation" which saw him included in the side for their third Ashes Test defeat by England. Australia's Peter Nevill leaves the field after losing his wicket on the third day of the third Ashes cricket test match between England and Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England, on July 31, 2015 Nevill made his debut in Australia's 405-run second Test win at Lord's after first-choice wicketkeeper Brad Haddin withdrew to be with his sick daughter Mia.

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  16. Your Monday evening news round up for the Black Country and North WorcestershireRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Kidderminster Shuttle

    A Bromsgrove man convicted of trying to groom a 15-year-old girl for sex has been before a court again for trying to contact another girl on social media. David Anderson used his grandfather's name in an attempt to cover his use of Facebook, Christopher Lester, prosecuting, told Worcester Crown Court.

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  17. From Game Of Thrones' Emilia Clarke to Orange Is The New Black's...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Actors you'd NEVER recognise in real life! From Game Of Thrones' Emilia Clarke to Orange Is The New Black's Uzo Aduba, stars who look nothing like their characters When you become fully immersed in a television series, it can be a shock to see your favourite character in real life. And whether it's due to clever makeup or personality-altering costumes, some stars take on a complete physical transformation in order to grace our screens.

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  18. Round-up of cases from Stafford and Cannock magistrates courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Staffordshire Newsletter

    Robert Saven, 53, of no fixed address, admitted entering Stafford Grammar School as a trespasser and stealing A 1,390 of power tools on June 29. He was jailed for 12 weeks, ordered to pay A 80 victim surcharge, A 180 criminal courts charge. Wayne Milgate, 36, of no fixed address, admitted stealing two boxes of cider from BP in Fillybrooks, Stone on January 25, stealing one box of cider from BP on February 20, stealing one box of lager from BP on March 30 and failing to surrender to custody at Cannock Magistrates Court on June 23. He was given a 12-month conditional discharge, fined A 35, ordered to pay A 35.97 compensation, A 20 victim surcharge, A 85 costs and A 150 criminal courts charge.

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  19. Birmingham City blog: Five steps to the Promised LandRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | IcLichfield

    The new season is fast approaching, and Gary Rowett's side is shaping up nicely. As we look forward to welcoming Reading this weekend, it's time for pundits to make those pre-season predictions which always come-back to haunt them .

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  20. Gildroy Shaw: 'Godfather' of football violence banned from...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The order, which means he can't go to any professional games for the next five years, was handed down at Birmingham Magistrates Court today, reports the Birmingham Mail . Shaw - who has been banned from Wolves home ground Molineux since 2010 - must also stay outside a five-mile exclusion zone at stadiums involving his hometown club for three hours before and after kick-off.

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