Helping Keep The Birmingham Community Local
Sat December 15, 2018
- Viktorija Sokolova murder: Boy guilty of Wolverhampton park killing - Viktorija Sokolova's head was "smashed in" by the 16-year-old, who was also convicted of raping her.
- Jamelia's stepbrother guilty of Birmingham gun murder - Tafarwa Beckford shot Derek Myers dead in retaliation for an attack on his friend.
- HMP Birmingham inmate 'took own life with insulin pen' - Remand prisoner John Delahaye should not have been given the medication unsupervised, a jury concludes.
- Police sergeant jailed for Wolverhampton fatal crash will return to force - Balvinder Singh, 59, died of his injuries after the van he was driving was hit by Jason Bannister.
Viktorija Sokolova's head was "smashed in" by the 16-year-old, who was also convicted of raping her.
Tafarwa Beckford shot Derek Myers dead in retaliation for an attack on his friend.
Remand prisoner John Delahaye should not have been given the medication unsupervised, a jury concludes.
Balvinder Singh, 59, died of his injuries after the van he was driving was hit by Jason Bannister.
Dean Ward died a week after being injured by an 18-year-old in a park.
Unite members in Birmingham vote to work-to-rule in a row over council payments.
Marcus O'Dell was dismissed from West Midlands Police in November after his guilty plea.
The gang was armed with hammers and smashed display cases before fleeing with the haul.
HomeLess One serves hot meals to about 100 people a night, five times a week but wants to expand.
Asha Ali Rage coaches Muslim girls in her community in a bid to get more of them into football.
Newsbeat speaks to two influencers accused of "blackfishing" and looks at why it's so controversial.
Only children's care has avoided council cuts since 2010.
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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