Helping Keep The Birmingham Community Local
Sun June 24, 2018
- Carl Ikeme: Wolves keeper in 'complete remission' - Wolves keeper Carl Ikeme is in "complete remission" after "a tough year and intense chemotherapy" following his diagnosis of acute leukaemia in 2017.
- Mental health trust deaths 'not down to staff mistakes' - The report found 13 deaths were "likely" caused by "problems in the care provided to the patient".
- Why 'blindness is a gift' for inspirational athlete - Dave Heeley has run marathons on seven different continents and cycled across Europe.
- Huge plumes of black smoke in Birmingham as tyres on fire - More than 30 people had called 999 to report the blaze on Friday, West Midlands Fire Service said.
Wolves keeper Carl Ikeme is in "complete remission" after "a tough year and intense chemotherapy" following his diagnosis of acute leukaemia in 2017.
The report found 13 deaths were "likely" caused by "problems in the care provided to the patient".
Dave Heeley has run marathons on seven different continents and cycled across Europe.
More than 30 people had called 999 to report the blaze on Friday, West Midlands Fire Service said.
About 40 firefighters tackle a fire in West Bromwich, which has damaged more than half the building.
How city centres once abandoned by residents became the UK's most desirable areas to live.
Shirley Kordie's brother Joseph is a "perfect" stem cell match and is ready to donate.
Reusable bags, bottles and containers are the key to success for these buyers in Birmingham.
Zeenit Bibi urges victims to seek help after her husband was jailed for coercive control and assault.
Anna and Barbara Rozycki made headlines around the world following their birth in 1970.
Dippy the diplodocus is proving a huge draw on its UK-wide tour. Why are some people so fascinated with dinosaurs?
Car drivers could pay more than £10 a day under a planned pollution charge in the city centre.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 11th March 2013
BE PREPARED OR AT LEAST HAVE YOUR ARM BANDS READY. Flooding can be devastating for home owners but some simple tips could prevent heartbreaking and costly repairs. It is important that you understand about your property and local areas, so you can be aware of any potential flooding problems in the future.
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013
KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.
Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013
ARE YOU AN ONLINE SHOPPER AND A BARGAIN SURFER? We do not know to what extent the increasing activity of online shopping will eventually have on our Birmingham based high street retailers but some predict it may end the high street shopping as a whole in the future.
Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013
MORE CUTS..... GREAT!!! Many councils across the UK now have the choice to either increase council tax, raise the funds by cutting back on other factors or even worse they do both.
Posted by Administrator : Thursday 28th February 2013
HOW EASY IS IT TO SPOT A LOCAL COWBOY TRADER? There are numerous reasons why cowboy builders get away with their bad practices and carry on working in the community such as people not asking for verified references, no signed contract, not obtaining at least 3 other quotes to compare, clients naturally go for the cheapest quote and some residents or businesses are impatient and choose not to wait for the best builder.
Posted by Administrator : Monday 25th February 2013
ARE WE GETTING TOO STRESSED AT WORK? While some workplace stress is completely normal, excessive stress can interfere with your productivity and impact your physical and emotional health. This means your ability to deal with it can mean the difference between success or failure.
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