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Fans from around the world explain why they love hit drama Peaky Blinders.

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Sgt Nathan Legend appears in court after concerns were raised over the use of force against the man.

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Detectives quiz four men in their 20s over the death of Dante Mullings, 23, in Birmingham in May.

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Salih Khater drove at people in a "premeditated" attack before crashing his car outside Parliament.

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Dame Helen Mirren and Sir Lenny Henry sign an open letter to whomever moves in to 10 Downing Street.

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We asked these young fans at Edgbaston if they could tell us what these cricket terms meant.

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Drone footage shows more than a dozen cars abandoned on land in Walsall.

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England's cricket world cup-winning squad hails from across the country and around the globe.

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Ali Issa Ahmad says he was badly beaten after wearing a Qatar flag T-shirt at a match in Abu Dhabi.

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Birmingham City sign midfielder Dan Crowley from Dutch side Willem II for an undisclosed fee.

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Newcastle are thrashed 4-0 by Wolves in a pre-season friendly in China, on the day Steve Bruce is appointed as the new manager at St James' Park.

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West Bromwich Albion have a bid of around 8m accepted for Cardiff City's Danish striker Kenneth Zohore.

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Avoid Your Home Flooding

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.

 

Scams On The Rise

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.

 

Will Online Shopping Be The Death Of Our High Streets

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.

Council Tax Rises As Councils Set To Save Money

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.

Avoid The Local Cowboys

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.

Dealing With Stress At Work

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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