West Midlands County, England Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Travel: Delays on M6 plus latest on M5 and other Midlands routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    GOOD evening everyone, we're here to get you to your destination as quick as possible on this sunny evening. 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 the below: There is slow traffic due to earlier broken down vehicle on M6 Northbound between J5 A452 and J6 A38 Aston Expressway / A5127 Gravelly Hill / A38 Tyburn Road / Slade Road Spaghetti Junction.

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  2. The best Record Store Day 2018 eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | NME

    Record Store Day 2018 is only a few days away , and over 200 stores across the UK are gearing up for what could be their biggest day of the year. With a record number of venues taking part, and tons of brilliant exclusive releases from the likes of The National and Courtney Barnett, this year's annual event is set to be the best yet.

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  3. Travel: Delays on M6 plus latest on M5 and other Midlands routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Droitwich Advertiser

    GOOD evening everyone, we're here to get you to your destination as quick as possible on this sunny evening. 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 the below: There is slow traffic due to earlier broken down vehicle on M6 Northbound between J5 A452 and J6 A38 Aston Expressway / A5127 Gravelly Hill / A38 Tyburn Road / Slade Road Spaghetti Junction.

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  4. MP to seek meeting with hospital boss after damning CQC reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    STOURBRIDGE MP Margot James has spoken of her "disappointment" at the poor rating issued by England's chief inspector for hospitals to The Dudley Group. Ms James said she would be seeking a meeting with chief executive Diane Wake at the earliest opportunity after The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust was given another 'requires improvement' rating after an inspection by the Care Quality Commission - just over three years after the care watchdog ordered improvements following the last review.

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  5. Leasowes School hit by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    The blaze, which is believed to have been sparked accidentally, broke out just before 4pm at the Kent Road school. West Midlands Fire Service sent two crews from Haden Cross Fire Station to the incident and their work at the scene was reportedly done by 4.48pm.

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  6. Mat and Jonn from Ned's Atomic Dustbin in action at Birmingham's O2 Academy. Picture: Dave CoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    THE long-awaited Love From Stourbridge tour featuring two of the Black Country's most famous bands ended with barnstorming shows in Birmingham. Ned's Atomic Dustbin and The Wonder Stuff finished a run of 12 gigs around the UK at the city's O2 Academy on Sunday .

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  7. Tiverton Pool and Fitness Centre in Selly Oak will be closed down some time in MayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 18 | IcTamworth

    Tiverton Pool and Fitness Centre in Selly Oak will be shut down some time in May before it re-opens as a gym-only facility following the purchase by University of Birmingham.

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  8. Three cars have crashed on Hobs Moat Road near to Planet IceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | IcWalsall

    The cars collided on Hobs Moat Road , at the junction of Ulleries Road, just outside Planet Ice, in Solihull just before 3pm. Two fire crews are currently at the scene and are helping to free a patient from the wreckage of one of the vehicles.

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  9. Solihull Council has argued that its figures are heavily skewedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | IcWalsall

    The gender pay gap at Solihull Council is the largest of the seven authorities which make up the West Midlands, analysis of the figures reveals. The borough council announced last month that the women's hourly rate is 18.6 per cent lower than men's , stretching to 27.2 per cent when using a median average.

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  10. Zippos Circus forced to move Birmingham venue twice because of waterlogged groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | IcSuttoncoldfield

    It moved from Oaklands Recreation Ground in Yardley to Sheldon Rec and is now moving again to The Circus Site on Stechford Lane However, rain has caused problems with the ground so it was initially moved to Sheldon Rec on Coventry Road, Birmingham B26 3HP instead. Audiences at the new venue can still expect acrobats, clowns and daredevils in the ring to pay homage to Philip Astley, who is said to have invented the circus in 1768.

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  11. World Cup 2018: Are England fans put off by Russia or their own team?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | BBC News

    The latest ticket sales phase opened on Wednesday and figures so far show the appetite among England fans is not what it was four years ago. With 30,711 tickets allocated so far, England fans are only the 11th most numerous of those making the trip from other countries.

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  12. Wolves trio included in PFA Championship team of the year - but there is a notable exclusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | IcLichfield

    Wolves trio Ruben Neves, John Ruddy and and Willy Boly have been named in the PFA Championship Team of the Year. The Wolves players are part of the team picked by fellow players - interestingly Diogo Jota didn't make the team.

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  13. PFA Championship team Of the Year snub for Aston Villa - who should have been included?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | IcWalsall

    There is no place for the likes of James Chester, Jack Grealish or Albert Adomah in the side picked by fellow players. Neighbours Wolves have three inclusions in Ruben Neves, John Ruddy and and Willy Boly.

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  14. Wordsley thespians to stage comedy thriller Murder InnRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    The whodunnit play, written by Howard Voland and Keith McGregor, is set at the Barnsley Inn - a dilapidated 18th century inn which is supposedly haunted by a knife-throwing poltergeist. A night of mayhem and madness ensues when a group of tourists on a ghosts and ghouls tour of England are forced due to a storm to make an unscheduled stop at the inn where knives begin to pop up in the most unexpected places.

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  15. London Marathon 2018: Meet the Surrey heroes preparing to face gruelling 26.2 mile courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Surrey Advertiser

    Around 40,0000 people are expected to take part in the annual event, including former glamour model turned Loose Woman Katie Price - dressed as a giant lung, according to The Mirror . The 26.2 mile challenge will start on the south of the Thames at Blackheath, from there the runners will pass through Greenwich and cross over the iconic Tower Bridge.

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  16. Norwich City transfer rumours: Arsenal added to the long list of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Evening News

    Arsenal are the latest Premier League club to be thrown into the mix for Norwich City star James Maddison's signature this summer, alongside most of the top flight. The Telegraph have added their take to the impending transfer saga, claiming the Gunners are one of six clubs hoping to sign the Canaries playmaker.

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  17. St Giles Church in Rowley Regis is hosting another scarecrow afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    FOLLOWING the success of its scarecrow wedding last year, St Giles Church in Rowley Regis will be hosting a brand new straw-stuffed adventure this Bank Holiday. The church in Hawes Lane will be laying on a Treasure Island themed family fun afternoon on Monday May 7 from 2pm.

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  18. New footage showing arrests following Stratford Road jewellery raidRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 18 | IcWalsall

    This is the moment members of a gang who allegedly stormed a jewellery shop and beat up the owner are led away in handcuffs. It is thought up to five men raided Dubai Jewellers, in Stratford Road, in Sparkhill, around 2.50pm on Tuesday.

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  19. This is when the 'blowtorch' heat weather blast in Birmingham will last untilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | IcTamworth

    Birmingham's balmy blast could begin to break down during the weekend with unsettled conditions returning when high pressure is nudged away from the country. It will begin to retreat late on Saturday and low pressure will push in bringing cooler temperatures and a return to unsettled conditions.

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  20. Fans set for play-off nightmare as Aston Villa entertain a special guestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | IcWalsall

    Aston Villa defender Alan Hutton is nearing fitness and has taken to Instagram to tell well-wishers that he's 'almost back'. The full-back, who is arguably enjoying the best season of his Villa Park career, has missed Villa's last four matches due to a hamstring problem.

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