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  1. Rock act Hunters for festive hometown gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    AFTER packing out venues throughout the Midlands this year, Black Country band Hunters will be giving fans an early Christmas present when they play a hometown gig. Headlining The River Rooms in Stourbridge on Tuesday , the five-piece alternative rock band - comprising members from Stourbridge, Kingswinford and Gornal - will be playing songs from their ten-track album which was released for free earlier this year gathering support from producers and venues in the area.

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  2. Rock act Hunters for festive hometown gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dudleynews.co.uk

    AFTER packing out venues throughout the Midlands this year, Black Country band Hunters will be giving fans an early Christmas present when they play a hometown gig. Headlining The River Rooms in Stourbridge on Tuesday , the five-piece alternative rock band - comprising members from Stourbridge, Kingswinford and Gornal - will be playing songs from their ten-track album which was released for free earlier this year gathering support from producers and venues in the area.

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  3. Before the courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Halesowennews.co.uk

    Leigh Paul Roberts, aged 33, of Wrens Nest Road, Dudley, was fined A 360 for drink driving in Dudley on November 14. When tested he had 60mcgs of alcohol in 100mls of breath. The legal limit is 35mcgs.

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  4. Black Country author has literary hit on his handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    LOWER Gornal author Iain Yardley appears to have a literary hit on his hands with his first ever book entitled 'Ninety Seconds at Zeebrugge'. The book charts a time table of events that engulfed the tragic Herald of Free Enterprise car ferry disaster which took place in March 1987.

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  5. Tipton's wartime workers smiling throughRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Black Country Bugle

    The Buller's workforce was almost entirely made up of women during the war; but notice the two wardens with their tin hats at either end of the back row THESE three photographs take us back to the dark days of the Second World War, but they're very much of the 'Keep Calm and Carry On' variety. Two of them show the sizeable workforce of Buller's works in Tipton, and have been loaned to us by reader Mike Sampson of Kingswinford.

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  6. At nearly 95 Kathleen claims the title of our paper's oldest readerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Black Country Bugle

    First to write in was 91-year-old Len Beddow who reckoned in our November 27 edition that he should have the title. But this week Kathleen Brazenall , of 14 Greenfield Court, Bridgnorth, said she can beat him by nearly four years.

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  7. Kidderminster teacher dies from cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Kidderminster Shuttle

    Jane Morris, 61, of Comberton Road, who taught cookery and sewing at many schools around the area including Stourminster and Holy Trinity, died last week. In her early life, Jane was brought up in Kidderminster and after attending Kidderminster High School for Girls went to Radbrook College, in Shrewsbury, to complete her teacher training.

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  8. EofE will play their last gig of 2014 in Stourbridge.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    BLACK Country rock band EofE will bring their razor-sharp riffs and thumping bass lines to Stourbridge for their last gig of 2014.

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  9. Hotshots extend lead at the topRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    HOTSHOTS SC B took advantage of a postponed game for their closest rivals, Norton Social A, to move seven points clear at the top of the Stourbridge Snooker League's Premier Division. They won 5-0 at home to Pockets SC A. Luke Garland gave them the perfect start with a break of 75, and Jon Bate, Rich Haney, Luke Higginbotham and Callum Downing, whose pink ball win inflicted only the second defeat on Andy Smith, completed a really good win.

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  10. Charity concert to go ahead despite Dudley Town Hall closure over safety fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    A KINGSWINFORD choir has been forced to relocate its Christmas Charity concert at the last minute after council chiefs closed Dudley Town Hall amid concerns about the venue's structural safety. The Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir was told late yesterday the Dudley town centre concert venue had been closed to the public because of health and safety fears after cracks appeared in the plaster on the ceiling.

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  11. Plenty of rough and tumble between Dudley Kingswinford andRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Black Country Bugle

    HALESOWEN kicked off in bright sunshine on a pitch ideally suited for open rugby. It was soon evident why Halesowen are sitting third in the league and DK are one from the bottom.

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  12. DK must give more, says DouglasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    CARL Douglas says Dudley Kingswinford's derby day hammering at the hands of Old Halesonians needs to spark some soul-searching in the Heathbrook dressing room. The director of rugby says both the playing and coaching side of the club need to look at themselves as DK aim to bounce back from last Saturday's 68-0 away defeat.

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  13. Legion branches thank public for generous Poppy Appeal donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    ROYAL British Legion branches have thanked big-hearted members of the public in Kingswinford and Quarry Bank for giving generously to this year's Poppy Appeal. The Kingswinford branch has raised A 40.399.30 - topping last year's total by more than A 200; and the Quarry Bank branch has coined in A 21,006.68 to date.

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  14. EofE will play their last gig of 2014 in Stourbridge.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    BLACK Country rock band EofE will bring their razor-sharp riffs and thumping bass lines to Stourbridge for their last gig of 2014.

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  15. Charity concert to go ahead despite Dudley Town Hall closure over safety fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    A KINGSWINFORD choir has been forced to relocate its Christmas Charity concert at the last minute after council chiefs closed Dudley Town Hall amid concerns about the venue's structural safety. The Gentlemen Songsters Male Voice Choir was told late yesterday the Dudley town centre concert venue had been closed to the public because of health and safety fears after cracks appeared in the plaster on the ceiling.

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  16. Wollaston schoolkids win borough book quizRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    Jools Hollick, aged ten, Grace Wells, aged ten, Grace Tong, aged nine, team captain Amelia Higgins, aged 11, Chloe Everton, aged ten, and Lily Timperley, aged ten. Buy photo: 501404L BOOK worms at The Ridge Primary School in Wollaston walked away as winners of this year's Dudley School's Library Service book quiz.

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  17. Friends, fun and football in the playground a " Happy days at Brierley Hill Grammar School in the '50sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Black Country Bugle

    HAVING spent five mostly enjoyable years in the 1950s at Brierley Hill Grammar School when it was based in Mill Street I have always had an avid interest in the school. Recently, through contact with three other former pupils of my time, but a couple of years ahead of me, namely, Brian Bennett, George Cooper and Alan Oakley, I have been passed a number of photographs taken at the school during our formative years.

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  18. Molineux hero Malcolm Finlayson dies aged 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Black Country Bugle

    MALCOLM Finlayson, who died suddenly last week aged 84, was a key man in the great Wolves side of the late 1950s. In the same way that Peter Schmeichel dominated in goal for Manchester United many years later, Finlayson oozed a confidence that ran through the side.

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  19. Miranda Dickinson's latest novel hits book stores todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    I'll Take New York is the popular romantic writer's last novel for Avon - and it reunites readers with characters from her 2009 debut novel Fairytale of New York. Tipped as another Sunday Times bestseller, the story follows Brooklyn bookstore owner Bea James and broken-hearted psychiatrist Jake Steinmann, who meet at an engagement party for leading Fairytale characters Rosie and Ed where they bond over their dislike of relationships.

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  20. Volunteers wanted for Santa sleigh collectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Black Country Bugle

    THE RNIB is calling on volunteers to help Dudley Lions with this year's Santa Sleigh collections to help raise funds for the blind charity. Helpers are needed for a couple of hours on Friday or Saturday evenings to help collect donations for the RNIB and Action for Blind People's work in the Dudley area.

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