Dudley, England Newswire (Page 2)

Dudley, England Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dudley, England. (Page 2)

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  1. Dudley thug jailed for beating guard with shovelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    A DUDLEY man who attacked a 73-year-old security guard with a shovel during a sickening 30-minute beating has been jailed for 14 years. Lee Parsons broke into Stoke Forgings metal factory in Brierley Hill on March 19 - pulling on a pair of overalls to blend in as a site worker - but was caught rummaging through an office by Joginder Singh Mattu.

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  2. The Big Push: Help us raise 30,000 to buy new wheelchairs for Russells Hall HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Evesham Journal

    THE Dudley News is on a mission to raise A 30,000 to buy 50 new wheelchairs for Russells Hall Hospital. We have teamed up with the Dudley Group NHS Charity for The Big Push campaign, which will make life a little easier for patients in need.

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  3. Trams may well be the future a " but it's all been done beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Black Country Bugle

    Three young tram workers take a breather to pose for the camera; a rare honour back in the late 1880s. Note the oil can... Three young tram workers take a breather to pose for the camera; a rare honour back in the late 1880s.

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  4. Dark days and forgotten heroes at Tipton LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Black Country Bugle

    Robert Hazel, Community Libraries Manager, tells us that this year's speaker for the annual John Whitehouse Memorial Lecture will be author and historian Chris Smith who will be appearing on Thursday July 13 at 10.30am to talk about the Dudley Port Explosion and to launch the latest in his 'Chronicles' publications. The Dudley Port disaster is remembered as the darkest episode in the town's history, when 19 young girls lost their lives in a devastating explosion.

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  5. Brierley Hill event will give jobseekers a helping handRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    PEOPLE looking to get into the world of work are being urged to attend an event in Brierley Hill next week. Black Country Impact, which has already helped thousands of 16 to 29-year-olds into training or to get a job, is hosting the event at the Copthorne Hotel on Wednesday, July 12. Doors to the Earls Suite will open at 10am and the event will close at 4pm, with the first 200 people through the doors getting a A 5 Love2Shop voucher.

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  6. Charity takes "sad" decision to close day centre for the elderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    BOSSES at a Black Country charity for the elderly have taken the "sad" decision to shut down their Stourbridge day care facility after losing vital funds and being hit with extra costs. Age Concern Stourbridge and Halesowen is to close its day care centre based at the Mary Stevens Centre in Oldswinford at the end of the summer.

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  7. Council to host housing roadshow to find out what people think of their areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    "It's very important that people in our communities have a voice about the things that matter to them" - Councillor Les Jones, cabinet member for housing It will move on to Brewery Street in Kates Hill during the afternoon and Russells Hall , outside the shops on Middlepark Road, during the evening. On Thursday , the roadshow will start at on the community centre car park at Fens Pool before going to Cross Gate Road in Holly Hall during the afternoon and ending at the estate office car park in Chapel Street, Brierley Hill .

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  8. Tuesday morning's traffic and travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Redditch Advertiser

    GOOD morning. We're here with the latest traffic and travel news to help you reach your destination on time.

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  9. Most read: HMP Hewell sniffer dog finds cannabis in childminder's knickers, plus moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | Droitwich Advertiser

    A CHILDMINDER was picked out by a sniffer dog as she tried to smuggle drugs hidden in her knickers to her boyfriend in prison. Tamsyn Beck was identified by a drugs dog carrying A 20 worth of cannabis into HMP Hewell in Tardebigge on December 20 last year.

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  10. Council's free parking trial to be extendedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 3 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    Shoppers visiting Dudley Council car parks in Brierley Hill, Dudley, Halesowen and Sedgley have been able to enjoy up to two hours of free parking since April 24. However, the trial was meant to come to an end on Sunday , but council bosses have decided to keep it going until the end of August. Councillor Patrick Harley, leader of the council, told the News: "We couldn't let the trial just come to a sudden end as that wouldn't have been right to all the shoppers who have been taking advantage of it across the borough.

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  11. Wordsley seed merchants who supplied royalty and the nobilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | Black Country Bugle

    THIS slip of paper is 139 years old, a receipt from the Wordsley firm of seed merchants, Edward Webb and Sons. The firm's great warehouses once stood on the bank of the Stourbridge Canal, on the opposite side to the famous Red House glass cone.

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  12. Before the courts: Woman, 59, fined for drink drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 2 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    Mary Diane Margaret Jesic, aged 59, of Danefield Drive, Sedgley , had 80mcgs of alcohol in 100mls of breath when she was caught driving in Sedgley on June 11. She was disqualified from driving for 20 months when she appeared at Dudley Magistrates Court and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of A 30 and A 135 court costs. The following also appeared before the courts between June 23 and 29: William James Evitts, aged 34, of Blackberry Lane, Rowley Regis, was sent to prison for eight weeks, suspended for 12 months, for driving while disqualified and without insurance in Netherton on February 18. He was also sentenced for possessing a knuckleduster and nine grams of a Methylmethcathinone derivative.

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  13. Artist Aimee is putting the Black Country on the mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 2 | Black Country Bugle

    A UNIVERSITY of Wolverhampton art student is putting her native Black Country on the map in her new solo exhibition at Dudley Archives and Local History Centre. Aimee Millward, 24 from Wrens Nest in Dudley, is studying a Master's Degree in Fine Art at the Wolverhampton School of Art.

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  14. Different Dudley Zoo badges for ladies and gentlemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | Black Country Bugle

    TERRY JORDAN from Coseley was among the hundreds of folk who went along last week to the recording of the Antiques Roadshow at the Black Country Living Museum. He took these fine enamel badges from the Dudley Zoological Society and while their "local interest" meant they would not get shown on TV, he brought them along to our office at the Dudley Archives Centre to share them with Bugle readers.

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  15. Jake Abbott set to line up against Worcester Rugby Club in first match of campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Redditch Advertiser

    FORMER Worcester Warriors flanker Jake Abbott looks set to face the city's leading amateur rugby club in the first match of the new season. Abbott is the new player-coach at Bromsgrove who open their Midlands One West campaign at home to Worcester on September 2. Worcester's director of rugby Niall Crawford admits the city side would love to have Abbott in their own ranks.

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  16. Council's free parking trial to be extendedRead the original story

    Friday Jun 30 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    Shoppers visiting Dudley Council car parks in Brierley Hill, Dudley, Halesowen and Sedgley have been able to enjoy up to two hours of free parking since April 24. However, the trial was meant to come to an end on Sunday , but council bosses have decided to keep it going until the end of August. Councillor Patrick Harley, leader of the council, told the News: "We couldn't let the trial just come to a sudden end as that wouldn't have been right to all the shoppers who have been taking advantage of it across the borough.

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  17. Black Country volunteers that fought in Boer WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Black Country Bugle

    THE Second Boer War ended wit the signing of the Treaty of Vereeniging on May 31, 1902. 347,000 British and more than 100,000 colonial troops were engaged in the campaign, with many coming from the Black Country.

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  18. Stourbridge kids line up at school in year we joined the EECRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Black Country Bugle

    YOU MAY be heartily sick of hearing Brexit and everything associated with it in the news, so we'll take a look back at the year the United Kingdom joined what was then called the European Economic Community. It was 1973 and that summer the pupils of High Park School in Stourbridge lined up to have their annual photograph taken.

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  19. How Theresa May's DUP deal gives Northern Ireland 18 times as much funding as the West MidlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | IcSuttoncoldfield

    New figures show how English regions including the West Midlands are left short-changed by Theresa May's 1 billion deal with the Democratic Unionist Party . Northern Ireland is getting 18 times as much funding as the West Midlands, an analysis by the House of Commons library shows.

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  20. Thursday morning's traffic and travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | Droitwich Advertiser

    There's not too many issues on the roads across the region this morning as far as we can see, but look out for: A lane is closed due to roadworks on A4099 Coombs Road at A459 Dudley Road in Halesowen, until July 1. And in Dudley Highbridge Road both ways is closed due to bridge maintenance work between Knowle Hill Road and Hill Street/Church Road. This is until September 8. A diversion runs down Pedmore Road, Peartree Lane, Cinder Bank, Sims Lane, and Hill Street.

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