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  1. Most read: Kings Heath horror crash, train track stand-off and market planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | IcLichfield

    It's Friday and it's a bank holiday! If you've been trying to wrap up your work and haven't had chance to look at the morning's top stories, we've got it covered. The Black Horse in Bristol Road, Northfield, has been given special Grade II* listed status by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport following a drive by heritage body Historic The road was closed in both directions following an accident this morning involving a car and a motorcyclist in Highters Heath Lane, Kings Heath.

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  2. Kind-hearted youngsters raise over 100 for Dudley's Action Heart...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Evesham Journal

    ACTION Heart helpers have been overwhelmed by the kindness of three caring children who helped raised funds for the Dudley based charity. The children staged a craft party and sold items they'd made to family and friends.

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  3. Entrepreneurs go underground as London runs short of burial spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | PR Log

    A growing shortage of burial plots and the escalating costs of acquiring one has led to the launch of a new private cemetery which has been opened by two entrepreneurs to help make the burial process more affordable. GREATER LONDON, U.K. - Aug. 28, 2015 - PRLog -- Spiralling costs for burial plots in London compounded by an acute lack of space in local authority-owned graveyards has prompted two businessmen to launch their own private cemetery business.

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  4. Barnards Green take tumble in promotion raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Ledbury Reporter

    BARNARDS Green fell 27 points away from the Birmingham and District Premier League Division One top three with a three-wicket defeat at fellow high-fliers Leamington Spa. The Malvern side, who are a further 13 points off tomorrow's opponents Smethwick in second spot, were bowled out for 188 in 49.2 overs.

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  5. Kidderminster Victoria continue fine formRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Kidderminster Shuttle

    KIDDERMINSTER Victoria's love affair with the Birmingham League's win-lose format shows no sign of losing its passion. The Chester Road club continued their 100 per cent record of this format with a seventh straight win following their 94 run success over defending champions West Bromwich Dartmouth and skipper Matt Pardoe quipped: "It's a pity they don't have the win-lose format throughout the whole season! Pardoe led from the front, the former Worcestershire opening bat plundering a magnificent 137 which included nine sixes and 11 fours.

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  6. Lecturer sent student child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | BBC News

    Martyn Lee, 54, admitted six counts of making and distributing indecent images of children, while student Sophie Nightingale, 23, Hixon in Staffordshire, admitted four counts. Coventry University said Lee, of Meriden in Solihull, had been dismissed following a disciplinary hearing in 2014, while performing arts student Nightingale was no longer at the university.

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  7. Devastated Dudley woman claims she was sold a dying puppy...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Dudleynews.co.uk

    ENVIRONMENTAL health and RSPCA officers are investigating the alleged sale of a sick puppy to a Dudley woman after the animal had to be put to sleep just four days after going to its new home. Distraught Jade Walters, aged 24, of Hexham Way, Dudley, who was left in tears - and nearly A 1,200 out of pocket - by the demise of Milo, the little Jack Russell, said: "I was sold a dying puppy."

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  8. Litter to be turned into cash in radical clean-up of Birmingham city centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | IcWolverhampton

    A radical plan to combat piles of litter in Birmingham city centre will see cash donations to charity if bins are kept filled. A radical plan to combat piles of litter in Birmingham city centre will see cash donations to charity if bins are kept filled.

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  9. Black Country man raises funds to help 3,000 mile Atlantic Ocean row...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    A BLACK Country man who will row 3,000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean for charity raised more than A 750 at a fundraising event in Brierley Hill. Lee Felton is taking on the world's toughest row, when he and three others attempt the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge in December.

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  10. Biker suffers 'life changing' injuries in Kings Heath horror crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | IcSuttoncoldfield

    The road was closed in both directions following an accident this morning involving a car and a motorcyclist in Highters Heath Lane, Kings Heath. The crash involving a motorcycle and a car occurred in Highters Heath Lane, Kings Heath , just after 6am on Friday morning.

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  11. Sukshinder ShindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | BBC News

    Sukshinder Shinda (born Sukshinder Singh Bhullar) is a bhangra record producer and singer-songwriter from Handsworth in Birmingham, England. Since releasing his first professional recording in 1993, Dhol Beat Ek, Shinda has produced or collaborated on more than 200 albums, including ...

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  12. Dudley & Cradley Heath Football LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Black Country Bugle

    Lee Chilton opened the scoring on 15 mins with quick fire hat trick in 2 mins 30 seconds, time of goals 15, 16, 17, 40, 66, 78 and 88 mins. Brother Jason Chilton scored a hat trick with goals on 35, 77 and 86 mins.

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  13. Setbacks for both Powick and Malvern under 21sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Ledbury Reporter

    POWICK Rangers and Malvern Town Under-21s both suffered 3-1 defeats in their third West Midlands Football League Division Two games of the season. Promoted Bromyard Town picked up a fourth Premier Division point of the season with a 3-3 draw at home to Cradley Town.

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  14. Road works cause delays in North Worcestershire and the Black Country - Friday's traffic newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Kidderminster Shuttle

    GOOD morning everyone, we're here to get you to your destination as quick as possible on this Friday morning. So, if you're looking for a stress free journey and want to avoid the rush hour hot-spots - why not use our traffic update? A quick glance around the Black Country and North Worcestershire suggests the roads are looking okay in general, apart from where there are ongoing road works.

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  15. Massive regeneration scheme paving way for Wholesale Markets plan set for green lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | IcBurton

    Planning chiefs are expected to approve major regeneration proposals for the north of the city which would pave the way for the Birmingham Smithfield project to start. Coleshill-based IM Properties lodged plans earlier this year to build on 17 acres of land at The Hub, in Nobel Way near Witton train station, where it is hoping to create a replacement for the city centre Wholesale Markets.

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  16. SCIRT traffic update: Week starting Monday, 31 August, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Scoop

    Please follow the detour onto Ngarimu, Dunarnan and Kerrs Rd. Orbiter buses will be detoured around the work area via Gloucester St and Linwood Ave - please visit the Metro Website www.metroinfo.org.nz or phone Metro Info on 366 8855 for any service changes. Just in time for Spring, the Armagh Street Bridge will reopen to motorists on 1 September.

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  17. Goodyear retiring blimps, rolling out new craftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | ABC Action News

    Flood Warning issued August 26 at 10:12AM EDT expiring August 27 at 10:12AM EDT in effect for: Sarasota Flood Warning issued August 26 at 9:50PM EDT expiring August 27 at 10:49AM EDT in effect for: Pasco Flood Warning issued August 23 at 9:17PM EDT expiring August 24 at 9:16PM EDT in effect for: Hernando, Pasco Flood Warning issued August 27 at 9:31PM EDT expiring August 28 at 5:26AM EDT in effect for: DeSoto General view of the Goodyear blimp during the One 2 One British Masters at the Marriott Forest of Arden in Coventry, England.

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  18. Massadio Haidara feels Newcastle United have landed a 'big-name' player in Florian ThauvinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Chronicle Live

    Massadio Haidara believes that Newcastle United have landed a "big-name" signing in Florian Thauvin - but insists he will need time to settle down at St James' Park. The Magpies are making every effort to make the 22-year-old feel at home on the back of a season in which he endured some fierce and harsh criticism from the media in France.

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  19. Southend United manager Phil Brown: We're close to signing Glen Rea...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Echo-news.co.uk

    SOUTHEND United manager Phil Brown has confirmed he is close to completing a loan move for Brighton & Hove Albion defender Glen Rea. "The deal is more or less done and I'm very happy because I think Glen is different class," said the Blues boss.

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  20. British ISIS hacker killed in US airstrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | New York Post

    A US drone strike in Syria Tuesday reportedly killed a fugitive British computer hacker who had become one of ISIS' top online recruiters. The Wall Street Journal reported the death of Junaid Hussein late Wednesday, citing two people familiar with the operation.

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