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25 min ago | Kidderminster Shuttle

Victim Targeted: Man was tortured in a storage container.

THREE men who were part of a gang which kidnapped a man outside his Kidderminster home and tortured him in a storage container have been found guilty after a four-week trial.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Football365

Women's football: Birmingham's FAWSL title hopes dealt a blow after Arsenal loss

Birmingham Ladies' title hopes were dealt a blow as they slipped to a 2-1 defeat at home to Arsenal Ladies at Solihull Moors on Sunday.

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Philly.com

For cancer patient, 'life is how the time goes by'

Sue Russell has rare ocular melanoma. Her life is scans and trials, tears and fear.

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IcBurton

New Year's Honours for top West Midlands policemen

Retired Chief Superintendent Neil Evans and DCC Dave Thompson to be presented with the Queen's Police Medal at Buckingham Palace Former chief superintendent Neil Evans and deputy chief constable Dave Thompson of West Midlands Police have both received the Queen's Police Medal Recently retired chief superintendent Neil Evans and deputy chief ... (more)

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Mirror.co.uk

Student and man died in railway station plunge 'following struggle over mobile phone'

Mystery over the deaths of Hitesh Shirajlal and Jeevan Dhanda deepens as it is revealed the teenager's phone was found in the older man's pocket A student and another man who died after plunging onto railway tracks may have been in a struggled over a mobile phone moments before their deaths, it has emerged.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Leamington Spa Courier

Community groups in Stratford district can bid for funding

Those involved in small-scale projects that meet community needs are invited to bid for a share of the funding from Warwickshire County Council.

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IcWolverhampton

Moseley Folk Festival 2014: Matt Carter and son Fionn Carter aged 3 from Bearwood

The Moseley Folk Festival , now in its eighth year, promised visitors "a healthy mix of traditional, contemporary and experimental folk and acoustic music" with unsigned acts appearing as well as established international artists.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

IcWolverhampton

Hitesh Dhirajlal (left) and Jeevan Singh Dhanda

The second man involved in a double death riddle at Birmingham's New Street Station was a "much-loved" son and brother, his devastated family said today.

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Chico Enterprise-Record

British Wives is Chico tradition for more than 50 years

Maureen Hauser, front, and Valerie Flynn look over a copy of Britsh Weekly at a meeting of the British Wives group on Aug. 22 at Roots Catering.

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Mirror.co.uk

Ice Bucket Challenge bully video proves only cruel minds love a poor joke

A video emerged this week of yobs in Liverpool terrorising a disabled middle aged man and forcing him to take part in the viral Ice Bucket Challenge A text landed, asking if I'd seen the video clip of a man in a wheelchair being given the full ice-bucket treatment .

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Leamington Spa Courier

Concert tribute to musical pair

A concert will be staged in honour of Rita and John Dawkins - two of the leading lights in the world of classical music in the area.

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IcWalsall

Replay: Friday's breaking news, weather, sport and traffic for Birmingham and the West Midlands

If there's something you've noticed and want us to check out then feel free to get in touch - call us on 0121 234 5430, tweet us @birminghammail, tell us at our Facebook page or email us at Newsdesk email link START-UP: Hello, how are you? Didn't we enjoy lovely weather last night? It was like summer's last hoorah.

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Stratford Herald

None injured in A46 crash between car and van

Four years ago Ellis Holtom, of Stratford-upon-Avon, was born with half a working heart.

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Banbury Guardian

Second annual blues festival has Mardi Gras feel

The finishing touches are being sorted ready for the second Blues At Broom Festival which takes place at Winderton, six miles from Shipston-on- Stour on Saturday.

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Leamington Spa Courier

Still time to nominate your Citizen of the Year

But you still have until Monday if you think there is someone out there who is worthy of the title.

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Mashable

5 Robots Booking It to a Classroom Near You

The technological creations are taking on serious roles in the classroom. With the accelerating rate of robotic technology, school administrators all over the world are plotting how to implement them in education, from elementary through high school.

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IcWolverhampton

Teenager in court over sword robbery at a Harborne Post Office

The 17-year-old, who can not be named for legal reasons, faced one charge of robbery when he appeared at Birmingham Magistrates Court earlier this month A teenager accused of a robbery in which a Birmingham shop worker was attacked with a large sword has appeared in court.

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IcBurton

A round-up of the best comedy, music, theatre and exhibitions, August 29-September 4

Do you know of concerts and shows that should be listed in our pages? Send details to listings@birminghammail.net or write to Birmingham Mail, Floor 6, Fort Dunlop, Fort Parkway, Birmingham B24 9FF For more details of events and venues visit here ROCK & POP The Mighty Young, The Castillians, The Cedar House Band; The Sun at the Station, High St, ... (more)

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Warwick Courier

Future of Warwick district housing lies with councillors

The future of housing and development across the district will once again rest with councillors after a pledge to gain full support for the Local Plan.

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Newsday

Sentence cut for sex camera teacher

Phillip Evans, 39, who taught music at King Edward's School in Edgbaston, was jailed for 44 months at Birmingham Crown Court in December.

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