West Midlands County, England Newswire (Page 7)

West Midlands County, England Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Rotherham United confident of appointing Hibs boss Alan StubbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Sunday Herald

    Hibernian manager Alan Stubbs celebrates winning the Scottish Cup with coaching staff Andy Holden , John Doolan and Alan Combe - but is he set to leave Easter Road ROTHERHAM UNITED believe they will be able to lure Alan Stubbs from Easter Road if they get permission to speak to Hibernian's Scottish Cup winning manager. We understand that the former Celtic and Everton player is by some distance the first choice for the Sky Bet Championship club who are expected to contact Leeann Dempster, Hibernian's chief executive, over the weekend.

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  2. Hibernian manager Alan Stubbs wanted by Rotherham following Scottish Cup successRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Daily Mail

    Hibernian face a battle to hold onto Alan Stubbs after Rotherham United confirmed the Scottish Cup-winning head coach is one of the front-runners for their manager's job. The Championship outfit are on the hunt for a new boss after Neil Warnock failed to extend his contract with the club and have pinpointed Stubbs as one of three top targets.

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  3. Rotherham United confident of appointing Hibs boss Alan StubbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Sunday Herald

    Hibernian manager Alan Stubbs celebrates winning the Scottish Cup with coaching staff Andy Holden , John Doolan and Alan Combe - but is he set to leave Easter Road ROTHERHAM UNITED believe they will be able to lure Alan Stubbs from Easter Road if they get permission to speak to Hibernian's Scottish Cup winning manager. We understand that the former Celtic and Everton player is by some distance the first choice for the Sky Bet Championship club who are expected to contact Leeann Dempster, Hibernian's chief executive, over the weekend.

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  4. Police officer who made hoax terror call to own force is jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Metro UK News

    A police officer who sparked a nationwide terror alert by making a hoax 999 call to his own force has been jailed for seven years. Pc Amar Tasaddiq Hussain sent West Midlands Police into 'overdrive' after phoning through an anonymous warning that a terrorist with links to Syria was planning to kidnap a Muslim policeman.

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  5. Ex-police worker jailed for life for care home poisoning and threat to kill and eat sisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Mirror.co.uk

    A special police constable who threatened to kill and eat her own step-sister and also tried to poison care home staff has been jailed for life. Melissa Swift attempted to murder three colleagues at Goldfield Court in West Browmich in July 2014, adding bottles of bleach to water jugs in a fridge.

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  6. Care worker who tried to poison colleagues given life sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Metro UK News

    A care worker who used eye drops and cleaning fluid to poison her colleagues at a residential home has been handed a life sentence. Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford becomes the youngest player ever to score on his England debut with goal against Australia Melissa Swift, who was also a volunteer special constable for the police, was handed a eight year minimum term, coupled with a Mental Health Act order at Birmingham Crown Court today.

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  7. Your Friday evening weather and travel newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    We have made it to the end of the week and it is all the better because it is a bank holiday weekend. The weather has played a blinder this week with a run of beautiful days and this weekend will be shirtsleeve weather.

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  8. Sunderland have been linked with Walsall defender Rico HenryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Chronicle Live

    Though his priorities are a right-back, an attacking midfielder and a striker, the 61-year-old is considering his options across all positions. Henry is an 18-year-old left-back, who were he to join the Wearside outfit would probably spend some time with the Black Cats youth teams but also provide cover for Patrick Van Aanholt.

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  9. A British police officer walks in front the Olympic rings logo in Coventry, England, in July 2012.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Nearly two dozen athletes from six countries and in five sports who competed in the 2012 London Olympics have tested positive for banned substances after doping samples were rechecked. The International Olympic Committee made the announcement today, stating that it had retested 265 samples.

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  10. Care worker jailed for attempted murder after poisoning colleagues' drinks with bleachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | ITV

    A care worker has been jailed for a minimum of eight years for lacing her colleagues' drinks with a bleach-based cleaner. Melissa Swift, a former special constable with West Midlands Police until a month before her arrest, tampered with drinks stored in a staff room fridge at a care home where she worked.

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  11. Former carer who tried to murder three co-workers including her...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Daily Mail

    Bruised Amber Heard accuses Johnny Depp of hitting her: She files a domestic violence restraining order against him and submits shocking photo showing a large bruise on her face as evidence Ex-Playboy model daughter of famed CIA operative comes forward as victim who sparked sexual abuse investigation at elite Manhattan Catholic school Dr. Henry Heimlich, 96, performs lifesaving technique he invented for the FIRST TIME when a woman chokes on her hamburger in the seat beside him Corey Feldman defends sharing Corey Haim rape story in explosive Hollywood pedophile interview and criticizes late actor's family for refusing to speak out against their son's 'abusers' Marco Rubio says he'll back Trump at the Republican convention - but won't be his running mate: It 'wouldn't be the right choice' for the ticket Happy Memorial Weekend from the TSA! TWO MILLION travelers battle chaotic airport ... (more)

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  12. Former Bradford Park Avenue star Gibson diesRead the original story

    Friday May 27 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Born at Newton Stewart, the ex-Scottish schoolboy international was snapped up by Walter Galbraith for Accrington Stanley when he was 15-years-old, and remained on the Peel Park ground-staff as an amateur until the summer of 1959, when Galbraith, then Bradford's manager, returned across the Pennines to sign his protege amid a storm of protests from the Accrington club. Gibson showed plenty of skill and confidence and was immediately upgraded to full time professional on his 17th birthday.

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  13. Evil care worker jailed for using bleach to POISON...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Daily Star

    A court heard sick Swift, who an ex special constable with West Midlands Police, admitted three counts of attempted murder following an investigation into her conduct. Swift, of West Bromwich, broke down in tears as she was sentenced for life, of which she will serve eight years until she is eligible for parole.

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  14. Police officer who sparked nationwide terror alert jailed for seven yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Mirror.co.uk

    A police officer who sparked a nationwide terror alert by making a hoax 999 call to his own force has been jailed for seven years. PC Amar Tasaddiq Hussain sent West Midlands Police into "overdrive" after phoning through an anonymous warning that a terrorist with links to Syria was planning to kidnap and behead a Muslim policeman.

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  15. Flashback Fridays: Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | CBS Local

    Discover which shocking historical facts occurred today in the areas of art, entertainment, science, music, sports, military, entertainment and more. On this day in 1647 , Alse Young, a resident of Windsor, CT , was executed for being a "witch."

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  16. Tragic Matthew Harding was killed by a teenage driver who smoked cannabis the night beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    A BLACK Country teenager has admitted killing a newly married Oldbury telecoms engineer by driving dangerously at the wheel of his mother's car. Matthew Harding who took his wedding vows just a week earlier had been working with a colleague in Coseley when he was hit by the Citroen Picasso.

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  17. New art gallery features Cradley Heath artist in first exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    Review, a retrospective of etchings, drawings and short films by Fran Wilde is at The Art Yard, Reddal Hill Road. The exhibition runs from Tuesday until Saturday, July 2 and is open Monday to Friday, 10am to 5pm and Saturdays, 11am to 2pm.

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  18. Melissa Swift jailed for life for care home poisoning and threat to kill and eat sisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | IcLichfield

    A SPECIAL police constable who threatened to kill and eat her own step-sister and also tried to poison care home staff has been jailed for life. Melissa Swift attempted to murder three colleagues at Goldfield Court in West Browmich in July 2014, adding bottles of bleach to water jugs in a fridge.

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  19. Listen: Radio presenter struggles to stop laughing as reads out rude place namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | IcWolverhampton

    Poor Amy Stubbs was given the task of going through the funniest - and rudest road names in Britain on Heart FM's bearkfast show with Ed James and Rachel New. From Crotch Crescent to Bell End, Britain is home to dozens of roads whose names appear to have been thought up for a bit of a giggle.

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  20. ABC made a sequel to 'The Lexicon of Love' (listen), playing the original in full on tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | Brooklynvegan

    ABC have made a sequel to their classic 1982 debut The Lexicon of Love . Martin Fry, the band's svengali, told the BBC : "I got to thinking, wouldn't it be nice to do something that follows it up and brings the story to the present day? What's happened to all those characters?" "Calling it Lexicon Of Love II was the most provocative thing about it," he says.

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