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'Kidnapped man stripped and beaten' court told
A GANG kidnapped a man outside his home and held him captive in a storage unit where he was stripped naked and beaten with hammers after a A 50,000 business deal went wrong, a court has been told.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
In pictures: Birmingham's apartment boom
Birmingham is in the midst of an unprecedented building spree for apartments in the city center.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Thrombotic Complications in Heart Failure: An Underappreciated Challenge [Editorials]
From the University of Birmingham Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences, City Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom ; and the Thrombosis Research Unit, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark .
CCTV bid to catch hit-run thieves
Stills taken from video footage of Pc Gareth Lowe being thrown to the ground as he tries to stop thieves making in a van.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Malala: T&T reminds me of home
Visiting Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai, 17, said her ultimate goal was to ensure education was "100 per cent free".
YOUNGSTERS have been enjoying specially organised canal trips on county waterways.
Buy this photo A group of young children from Worcestershire Young Carers enjoyed a canal boat trip on the Worcester and Birmingham Canal.
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SUNDAY: Pato Banton to bring positive reggae message to Port Angeles tonight
The wise owl is here to share the reggae gospel. Pato Banton and the Now Generation bring back their deep-rooted reggae sounds of positivity to the North Olympic Peninsula.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Woman, 27, found dead in car named
A woman whose body was found in a burnt-out car has been named in court as 27-year-old Tia Kounota.
Car fire murder suspect in court
A man has appeared in court charged with murder after a woman's body was found in a burned out car.
Canal trip treat for young carers
Young carers Gemma Hemings, ten, Roxy Jones-Whale, eight, Summer Zebkhan, nine, Susan Bourne, ten, Rebecca Strong - manager of Anglo Welsh, and Bob Wilkes - president of Bromsgrove Lions.
RSPCA Frankley to host biggest and best funday
THE ANNUAL RSPCA Family Funday and Dog Show will take place this Sunday at the Birmingham Centre in Frankley Green.
Teen stabbed in back in park fight
A 16-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital after being stabbed in the back during a suspected fight in a Birmingham park.
Hunt on for sex attacker on board Hinckley train
Neighbour tells court that young mum was shouting for help from the front window and said "he's going to kill me" before she fell from the window clutching her baby son to her chest Whether it's football, bowls, cage fighting, fencing, tennis, fishing, golf, wrestling, darts, snooker, cricket, boxing, or anything else, we want to hear what the ... (more)
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Mail on Sunday
Killer driver Wayne Payne who told family of victim 's*** happens' sold cocaine
Botched execution leaves killer gasping for TWO HOURS before dying: Murderer who'd appealed over secret drug cocktail smiled before 'disturbing' death that victims' families say he DESERVED 'What if I decide to run?' Michele Bachmann says there's a 'chance' she could join the cadre of Republicans expected to seek the presidency in 2016 Facebook now ... (more)
Dwarfism boy 'barred from buses'
A boy with a form of dwarfism says he has been barred from buses five times in a fortnight in a row over his bike.
New street of eco-homes in Quinton
The new council homes have been developed by Birmingham City Council's house building programme, Birmingham Municipal Housing Trust , and its partners, Homes and Community Agency , Capita and Mansell Homes.
Wearable Tech: Stilettos Guaranteed for One Thousand Years
Anyone can look for fashion in a boutique or history in a museum. The creative explorer looks for history in the hardware store and fashion at the airport .
Agency errors before mothers' deaths
The killing of a Birmingham mother in 2012 "was potentially preventable", according to a review which exposed a number of agency failings.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Ford shortlisted as regional winners of National Apprenticeship Awards 2014
Ford and its national dealer network has been short-listed from hundreds of entrants for the South East final of the National Apprenticeship Awards 2014.