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1 hr ago | IcTamworth

Trojan Horse: Six Birmingham schools 'to be placed in special measures' by Ofsted

Six Birmingham schools are set to be placed into special measures after damning Ofsted inspections sparked by the Trojan Horse plot allegations, it has been claimed.

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3 hrs ago | IcLichfield

Birmingham City to honour club legend Jeff Hall before Blackburn Rovers match

Legendary Birmingham City player Jeff Hall will be honoured by the club at St Andrew's on Monday, which will be the 55th anniversary of his death from polio.

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4 hrs ago | BBC News

Teenagers hurt in city disorder

One man was arrested following the disorder in Wolverhampton city centre, which was briefly "locked down" by armed officers Saturday night.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Commonweal

Forgive Him, Father

In the late 1950s, John Cornwell-then an adolescent seminarian in the Archdiocese of Birmingham, England-was sexually propositioned during confession by a personable member of the seminary faculty.

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IcWolverhampton

See the photos from Birmingham's St George's Day celebrations

Jade Jones, Emma Dews, Maria Foster and Caron Maw, with Angel Jones , Arthur Chandler , Kelly-Rose Jones all from Balsall Heath It was a case of paint your dragons as hundreds of holidaymakers were left slayed by Birmingham's St George's spectacular.

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Examiner.com

Study finds depression high among dads

APRIL 19: A young Villa fan and his dad read the match day programme before the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Southampton at Villa Park on April 19, 2014 in Birmingham, England.

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IcTamworth

Record Store Day 2014: Early morning queues at Birmingham's record shops

It's the worldwide event that independent record stores in Birmingham hope will ensure they never face the vinyl countdown.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Boston.com

A Visit to England's Land Rover and Its Fancy Cousin

ASSEMBLY LINE: On the assembly lines at Solihull, cars, components, rivets, and even the machine operators are bar-coded and scanned to make sure every part and process goes to plan.

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Daily Star

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Channel 4 chiefs are planning a return to Birmingham's James Turner Street, to be screened during the festive season.

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IcWolverhampton

Top five Indian restaurants in Birmingham

The Easyjet flight was due to fly from Aberdeen to London but it was forced to stop at Brum at around 10am today because of the stricken passenger Supermarkets are slashing their prices in Easter deals but traders at Birmingham's Bull Ring reckon they have nothing on them.

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IcTamworth

Ticket details: Joshua Ribera memorial football match at St Andrew's

The 18-year-old rising star, from Northfield - known as Depzman - was stabbed in a jealous rage outside TC's nightclub in Selly Oak in September last year Birmingham City FC will be honouring the life of murdered teenager Joshua Ribera with a memorial football match at St Andrew's in May. A Birmingham City FC spokesman confirmed the match will be ... (more)

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

IcStafford

Replay: Birmingham and West Midlands breaking news as it happened

Welcome to the Birmingham Mail's breaking news service, covering Birmingham and the West Midlands.

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IcStafford

Watch: "We're moving up in the country." says Brummie action movie...

Supermarkets are slashing their prices in Easter deals but traders at Birmingham's Bull Ring reckon they have nothing on them.

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Oxford Times

Four arrested in school plot probe

West Midlands Police said the four were being questioned as part of a fraud investigation at Adderley Primary School, Saltley, Birmingham.

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Bromsgrove Standard

Rednal woman gets anti social order after assault on council worker

AN ABUSIVE council tenant from Rednal has received an 18-month Anti-Social Behaviour Injunction after aggressive and confrontational behaviour.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

IcBurton

Fury as young mums banned from competing in Miss Birmingham

Young mums have been BANNED from competing in the prestigious Miss Birmingham competition, sparking outrage from the city's leading beauty queen.

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Silicon Alley Insider

The Hunt For The Creator Of Bitcoin Keeps Coming Back To One Guy -...

This morning, students at Aston University in Birmingham, England, claimed they'd narrowed down the identity of Satoshi Nakamoto, the pseudonymous creator of Bitcoin, to a writer named Nick Szabo.

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IcWolverhampton

Birmingham City fans protest against owner Carson Yeung during the game

Supermarkets are slashing their prices in Easter deals but traders at Birmingham's Bull Ring reckon they have nothing on them.

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IcWalsall

Yardley Wood man who punched his dog banned from keeping animals for life

Suspended prison sentence for 27-year-old after his American bulldog was discovered with 50 bruises and a fractured leg A Yardley Wood man has been banned from keeping animals for life after admitting that he had beaten his dog.

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BBC News

Robbers drag man, 84, from car

Michael Green, 84, a former big band drummer and regular on the jazz circuit, had just left the Trumpet Pub in High Street when the attackers struck at about 23:30 BST on Friday.

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