West Midlands County, England Newswire

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  1. Brierley Hill man charged with historic sex crimes and kidnapRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Evesham Journal

    A BRIERLEY HILL man will appear in court next month charged with a string of historic sexual offences and kidnap. Detectives from Northamptonshire Police charged 46-year-old Simon Wiggins with a total of 13 offences including rape, sexual assault, kidnap and assault.

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  2. Tiana, aged 10, has won millions of fans by simply unboxing and reviewing toysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IcSuttoncoldfield

    The 10-year-old, from Nottingham, has won millions of fans by simply unboxing and reviewing toys on Toys And Me with her dad. The shop is at Bullring and Grand Central in Birmingham , UK on the Upper Level in between Swatch and Next.

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  3. Birmingham City Council said using bed and breakfasts as temporary...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IcSuttoncoldfield

    Birmingham City Council said using bed and breakfasts as temporary accommodation is not ideal but are 'often faced with no alternative' Birmingham City Council said that because of 'unprecedented levels of demand' they are often faced with no alternative but to house homeless families in B&Bs. The comment was made after a family of four complained of living in "horrendous" conditions in cramped temporary accommodation shared by 16 people.

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  4. Concerts in the Park event costs Sutton Coldfield taxpayers 20k more after funding shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IcStafford

    Lower ticket sales revenue, grants and sponsorship meant Royal Sutton Coldfield Town Council's showpiece summer event needs a A 20k bail out Taxpayers in Sutton Coldfield will have to pay thousands more than anticipated for a summer musical event organised by the town council, after revenue fell short of expectations. Royal Sutton Coldfield Town Council's two-day Concerts in the Park on June 30 and July 1 requires an extra 20.000 to balance the books after ticket revenue, sponsorship and grants came in more than 30,000 lower than expected.

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  5. Woman tries to STEAL baby from mum outside primary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Star

    The mother was dropping dropped off her children when she claimed to have seen a woman open the back door of her car and attempt to unclip her four-week-old baby from car seat. A statement from West Midlands Police read: "Police are investigating reports that a woman tried to take a four-week-old baby girl from a baby seat in West Bromwich on Monday 17 September.

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  6. Purnell's, Adam's, Carters of Moseley, Folium, Harborne Kitchen and Simpsons all featureRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | IcSuttoncoldfield

    The 2019 guide picks out nine places that are well worth a visit as they come highly recommended for food and service. Adam's makes it into the top 50 in the UK - and Harborne Kitchen is this year's Best Local Restaurant in the Midlands.

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  7. Mylee Billingham's father 'covered her mouth as he stabbed her in the heart'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Metro UK News

    An eight-year-old girl had a hand placed over her mouth to silence her screams as she was stabbed to death, a court heard today. A forensic pathologist told jurors that Mylee Billingham, who died of a single stab wound on January 20, had an injury to her lip area that corresponded with a hand being placed over her face.

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  8. Schoolgirl Mylee Billingham, 'tried to block her father as he...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'I'm playing 2nd trombone in the judiciary orchestra, and Schumer is the conductor': Furious GOP senator reluctantly gives Kavanaugh's accuser an extension to consider testifying after she refused to meet 10pm deadline agreeing terms Schoolgirl Mylee Billingham's father 'covered his daughter's mouth to silence her screams as he fatally stabbed her in the heart after cutting the eight-year-old's tiny hands as she tried to fight off his brutal knife attack' An eight-year-old girl struggled against her father as he placed a hand over her mouth and stabbed her to death, a court has heard.

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  9. Worcester City: Managing Birley's workload no hardship for SnapeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Worcester News

    MANAGER John Snape is happy to manage Mat Birley's playing time to make the most of his "second to none" talents. The 32-year-old midfield maestro has missed four of City's 12 matches to date with muscle complaints, including Wednesday's 2-2 draw with Quorn.

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  10. Tom LorimerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Voices

    Warm professional voice with calming tones but strong ability for accents and character work;extensive work in comedy characters as well; voice age range from 30-60; versatile and strong rp work experience for audio books and narration pieces Australian, British, Celtic, Central American, Danish, Dutch, Eastern European, England - East , England - East Midlands , England - London , England - North East , England - North West , England - Received Pronunciation , England - South East , England - South West , England - West Midlands , England - Yorkshire & Humber, Finnish, French , French , German, Indian , Indian , Irish, Irish Eastern , Irish Northern , Irish Southern , Irish Western , Italian, Italian American, New Zealand, Norwegian, Russian, Scottish, Scottish , Scottish , Scottish , Scottish , Scottish , Scottish , South African, Spanish, Swedish, Trans-Atlantic, US General American , ... (more)

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  11. Sport24.co.za | Guardiola in the dark over injured Mendy's returnRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News24

    Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola admits he does not know when injury-plagued French international full-back Benjamin Mendy will be back in action after he suffered a metatarsal injury. Mendy, who missed nine months last season after requiring surgery on a knee ligament injury, is believed to have suffered the injury in training after returning from international duty with France at the start of the month.

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  12. Michael BonnerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Voices

    My narration style is very listenable. NOT hypnotic. I use the words to change pace and mood constantly to keep people wondering what's next.

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  13. Swan rescued after fishing hook and line became embedded in tongueRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    ANGLERS have been urged to safely dispose of netting, lines and hooks after a swan was found with a fishing hook embedded in his tongue. The RSPCA was called after a member of the public spotted the distressed male swan at Warren's Hall Country Park in Rowley Regis.

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  14. Stabbed girl 'had defensive wounds to her hands'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ITV

    An eight-year-old girl alleged to have been murdered by her father had two "defensive" wounds to her hands, apparently suffered as she tried to ward off a knife, a court has heard. A forensic pathologist told jurors Mylee Billingham, who died from a single stab wound to the chest, also had an injury to her lip area suggesting a hand was placed over her mouth.

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  15. Wwe tag team The Bar Called Out by Brit wrestlers Moustache...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Star

    The Bar the team of Sheamus and Cesaro were named by Trent Seven and Tyler Bate as their ideal opponents in WWE tag team action. Dudley lad Bate and Wolverhampton veteran Seven were speaking to Daily Star Online ahead of the launch of NXT UK, WWE's first ever British based show.

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  16. Luke Garbutt feels back in the groove after tough start at Oxford UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Oxford Times

    READJUSTING to regular first-team football has been a tougher process than expected for Luke Garbutt, but the full back believes he is now on track. The 25-year-old was one of Oxford United 's biggest-name signings this summer, arriving on loan from Everton.

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  17. The posters feature images of a tube of lipstick or a high-heeled stiletto shoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcLichfield

    Posters highlighting Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust's Teenage Pregnancy Prevention Service provoked a mixed response from members of the public. The posters feature images of a tube of lipstick or a high-heeled stiletto shoe coupled with the slogan 'would you swap this...' 'for this...' followed by a photo of a toddler's dummy.

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  18. Downing left the band in 2011 with few regrets for a life in music he truly seems to have loved.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Well, maybe. It was 1970, a few months before Hendrix died, and Downing was still a brand-new teenage guitarist living near Birmingham, England, so obsessed with seeing Hendrix every chance he could that one night he and a friend went to Noel Redding, former bassist with the Jimi Hendrix Experience, in his side-project band.

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  19. Manchester United vs. Wolverhampton: Odds, Preview, Live Stream, TV InfoRead the original story

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    Manchester United will attempt to slow Wolverhampton Wanderers' recent push up the Premier League standings when the West Midlands outfit make the trip to Old Trafford on Saturday. Just one point separates the two sides coming into their Week 6 clash, with Jose Mourinho's men sat eighth following back-to-back wins over Burnley and Watford, while Wolves are in ninth.

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  20. Live updates: Trees felled, roads flooded and trains cancelled as Storm Bronagh hits BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcTamworth

    Storm Bronagh will bring gusts of 70mph as parts of the UK are battered by strong winds and heavy rain A huge tree was felled in Bunbury Road, Northfield, on Thursday night as fierce winds and heavy rain hit the West Midlands. Meanwhile, there was disruption on the trains this morning as all services between Rugeley and Walsall were cancelled due to flooding.

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