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metro
Man arrested over murder of businessman shot in the neckAkhtar Javeed (picture: PA) A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion o
Man arrested over murder of businessman shot in the neck
metro / Posted 19 minutes ago
Akhtar Javeed (picture: PA) A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a businessman who was shot in the neck during an armed raid. Akhtar Javeed, 56, was gunned down as he tried to fight off two armed raiders who burst into his... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Millers v Blues Preview Rotherham United welcome Birmingham City to the New York Stadium this afterno
Millers v Blues Preview
vitalfootball co uk / Posted an hour ago
Rotherham United welcome Birmingham City to the New York Stadium this afternoon along with Millers new Boss Neil Warnock. The Millers go into this game after a last minute goal saw them lose to fellow strugglers Bolton and... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
LUFC On This Day - February 13thWhat's being said in the forum now? A look back at what happened on this day F
LUFC On This Day - February 13th
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? A look back at what happened on this day February 13th in the history of Leeds United. Results 1926 Manchester United A L 1-2 Division 1 1932 Oldham Athletic A L 1-2 Division 2 1937 Birmingham City H L 0-2... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
On this day in history...13th FebruaryWhat's being said in the forum now? A look back at this day in history, and wh
On this day in history...13th February
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama. Sat 13 Feb 2010 FA5 Southampton A 4-1 Owusu-Abeyie, Dindane, Belhadj, O'Hara Att: 31,385 Click... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham City's play-off charge won't be upset by speculation - Gary RowettThe 41-year-old was quickly installed as one of the favourites to succeed Paul
Birmingham City's play-off charge won't be upset by speculation - Gary Rowett
birminghammail / Posted 4 hours ago
The 41-year-old was quickly installed as one of the favourites to succeed Paul Clement who was sacked by Derby County earlier this week. It is the second time in a matter of months the highly-regarded Birmingham boss finds himself the subject of... Read more
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birminghammail
The vision of Victoria Square in 2019 - with trams running through heart of BirminghamVictoria Square in 1955, before it was closed to traffic. In a new development
The vision of Victoria Square in 2019 - with trams running through heart of Birmingham
birminghammail / Posted 4 hours ago
Victoria Square in 1955, before it was closed to traffic. In a new development, the trams used on the New Street station to Centenary Square line will be battery-powered to ensure unsightly power cables do not need to be attached to Birmingham’s... Read more
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Express and Star
Shakespeare at 400: WATCH incredible life-size paper tribute take shape « Express & StarThe show displays scale models over 6ft tall, a 10ft high balcony and even a wa
Shakespeare at 400: WATCH incredible life-size paper tribute take shape « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 4 hours ago
The show displays scale models over 6ft tall, a 10ft high balcony and even a walk-in tavern. It has been made as a tribute to mark 400 years since the Bard’s death. A tormented Julius Caesar slumped over a desk with a dagger in his backA life-size... Read more
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Three and in
The Catalyst For The Downfall Of Aston Villa Football Club Where did it all go wrong for Aston Villa? As an Aston Villa fan for most of
The Catalyst For The Downfall Of Aston Villa Football Club
Three and in / Posted 12 hours ago
Where did it all go wrong for Aston Villa? As an Aston Villa fan for most of my life, it is currently a sad state of affairs going on at the club. After 4 seasons of relegation scraps, it... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Vital Match Preview - Wednesday Vs Brentford What's being said in the forum now? Wednesday face a Brentford side at Hillsbo
Vital Match Preview - Wednesday Vs Brentford
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 13 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? Wednesday face a Brentford side at Hillsborough in a game for the first time in what feels like forever that the Owls are expected to win. Such as this season has gone against teams the Owls are heavily fancied to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Unchanged 1960s 'House of the Year' to be auctioned for £240,000Now the unique four-bedroom home - which is named Montana - will be auctioned a
Unchanged 1960s 'House of the Year' to be auctioned for £240,000
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 hours ago
Now the unique four-bedroom home - which is named Montana - will be auctioned and is expected to sell for £240,000 when it goes under the hammer at the Pennycuick Collins auction at Birmingham City Football Club on March 2. The house was owned by... Read more
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birminghammail
Rotherham United v Birmingham City: Where to drink; number of Bluenoses; matchday cost - handy away day guideBirmingham City return to Rotherham this weekend for the first time since Novem
Rotherham United v Birmingham City: Where to drink; number of Bluenoses; matchday cost - handy away day guide
birminghammail / Posted 15 hours ago
Birmingham City return to Rotherham this weekend for the first time since November 2014 - and the very beginning of Gary Rowett’s tenure. Blues won 1-0 that day and extricated themselves from the relegation places - where Rotherham find... Read more
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birminghammail
News, travel and sport for Birmingham and the West Midlands on February 12And that brings us to the end of the week. Thanks for following our live update
News, travel and sport for Birmingham and the West Midlands on February 12
birminghammail / Posted 15 hours ago
And that brings us to the end of the week. Thanks for following our live updates today. Brett Gibbons will be back with you on Monday morning while I shall return later that afternoon to kick off a new week of live news and travel updates from... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Smith & Woods Ahead Of WednesdayWhat's being said in the forum now? Head coach Dean Smith and midfielder Ryan
Smith & Woods Ahead Of Wednesday
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 16 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? Head coach Dean Smith and midfielder Ryan Woods have both previewed the weekend's trip to Hillsborough to face Sheffield Wednesday. Beginning with Smith, in his own pre game press conference as quoted by the... Read more
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birminghammail
Former Birmingham City star Tasered after swinging knives at copsThe 37-year-old dialled 999 and later emerged with the blades with his “eyes wi
Former Birmingham City star Tasered after swinging knives at cops
birminghammail / Posted 17 hours ago
The 37-year-old dialled 999 and later emerged with the blades with his “eyes wide, jaw clenched, his body rigid”, a court heard. Bent called the police after taking cocaine and reported that he could hear intruders in his flat. Marcus Bent playing... Read more
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express
Ex Premier League star Marcus Bent avoids jail over cop meat cleaver attack A DRUG crazed Premier League star who had to be Tasered by police after lungi
Ex Premier League star Marcus Bent avoids jail over cop meat cleaver attack
express / Posted 17 hours ago
A DRUG crazed Premier League star who had to be Tasered by police after lunging at them with a MEAT CLEAVER has today narrowly avoided jail. Marcus Bent narrowly avoided... Read more
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Daily Mail
Marcus Bent given suspended 12-month sentence for affray and cocaineMarcus Bent given suspended 12-month jail sentence after ex-Everton striker is
Marcus Bent given suspended 12-month sentence for affray and cocaine
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
Marcus Bent given suspended 12-month jail sentence after ex-Everton striker is found guilty of affray as well as possessing a meat cleaver and cocaine Marcus Bent's sentencing was at Guildford Crown Court on Friday Former striker denied charges of... Read more
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birminghammail
A Derbyshire derby, a new manager bounce and a forced tactical switch - what to expect from Blues' trip to RotherhamBirmingham City go to the AESSEAL New York Stadium this weekend, which is in Ro
A Derbyshire derby, a new manager bounce and a forced tactical switch - what to expect from Blues' trip to Rotherham
birminghammail / Posted 18 hours ago
Birmingham City go to the AESSEAL New York Stadium this weekend, which is in Rotherham since you asked, looking to reignite their play-off campaign and gain revenge for defeat earlier this season. Here’s five things to look out for. 1. Derbyshire... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham City nostalgia: Which 17-old marked his debut with a winner?ON THIS DAY - February 12, 1977 - Birmingham City 3 Norwich City 2 Fresh-faced
Birmingham City nostalgia: Which 17-old marked his debut with a winner?
birminghammail / Posted 18 hours ago
ON THIS DAY - February 12, 1977 - Birmingham City 3 Norwich City 2 Fresh-faced teenager Kevan Broadhurst marked his Birmingham City debut not just with any goal - but the winner as Blues defeated Norwich. The 17-year-old stepped in for £110,000... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Posh v Bradford City - Sky Bet League One PreviewWhat's being said in the forum now? Peterborough United are back in action on
Posh v Bradford City - Sky Bet League One Preview
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 18 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? Peterborough United are back in action on Saturday as they face Bradford City in a Sky Bet League One encounter. Date: Saturday, 13th February, 2016 After the entertaining FA Cup on Wednesday evening which ended... Read more
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International Business Times
Marcus Bent: Former Premier League striker avoids jail time after admitting cocaine possession and affray Former Premier League footballer Marcus Bent has escaped a jail term after admi
Marcus Bent: Former Premier League striker avoids jail time after admitting cocaine possession and affray
International Business Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Former Premier League footballer Marcus Bent has escaped a jail term after admitting charges of cocaine possession and affray. Bent, 37, was sentenced to a total of 12 months in jail suspended for two years after admitting affray following an... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Birmingham City youngster joins non-league NuneatonWhat's being said in the forum now? Birmingham City have announced that young
Birmingham City youngster joins non-league Nuneaton
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 19 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? Birmingham City have announced that young midfielder Wes McDonald has joined non-league Nuneaton Town on a one-month youth loan. He will be the second member from the under 21's squad to join town in a matter of... Read more
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birminghammail
City's lollipop ladies saved from job axe for second year runningBirmingham's army of lollipop wardens have been saved from the axe as city boss
City's lollipop ladies saved from job axe for second year running
birminghammail / Posted 20 hours ago
Birmingham's army of lollipop wardens have been saved from the axe as city bosses performed an 11th hour u-turn on cuts for the second year running. Labour council leader John Clancy has also announced the new School Crossing Patrol Trust to keep... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Opinion: Lets start again at Rotherham UnitedWhat's being said in the forum now? Birmingham City head to the New York Stadi
Opinion: Lets start again at Rotherham United
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 20 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? Birmingham City head to the New York Stadium on Saturday in search of starting another unbeaten run in the Sky Bet Championship. Prior to last weekend's defeat against play-off rivals Sheffield Wednesday, Blues... Read more
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birminghammail
Who remembers Warnock declaring an interest in a Blues job that didn't exist?Warnock was this week appointed the Millers new manager, replacing sacked boss
Who remembers Warnock declaring an interest in a Blues job that didn't exist?
birminghammail / Posted 21 hours ago
Warnock was this week appointed the Millers new manager, replacing sacked boss Neil Redfearn. The controversial character has been charged with the task of guiding struggling Rotherham to safety. Warnock has had a colourful career, including... Read more
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HITC Sport
Leeds fans in hysterics... Rotherham optimistic; Twitter reaction to Neil Warnock appointmentRotherham United have appointed former Leeds United boss Neil Warnock as their
Leeds fans in hysterics... Rotherham optimistic; Twitter reaction to Neil Warnock appointment
HITC Sport / Posted 23 hours ago
Rotherham United have appointed former Leeds United boss Neil Warnock as their new manager until the end of the season - replacing another former Leeds coach in Neil Redfearn. And how do Rotherham fans feel about the news? Unlike a lot of those... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Sources: Bad business deal could be motive behind deadly shootings in HamiltonDining out? Check out this week's food inspection scores. Montgomery county he
Sources: Bad business deal could be motive behind deadly shootings in Hamilton
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted yesterday
Dining out? Check out this week's food inspection scores. Montgomery county health inspectors visit restaurants every week. And every Thursday the 12 News Defenders bring you their findings. Montgomery police respond to incident at Baptist... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
RUFC - Shinnie Disappointed He Can't PlayWhat's being said in the forum now? Rotherham United midfielder Andrew Shinnie
RUFC - Shinnie Disappointed He Can't Play
vitalfootball co uk / Posted yesterday
What's being said in the forum now? Rotherham United midfielder Andrew Shinnie won't be in the squad that faces his parent club Birmingham City on Saturday but told The Advertiser that perhaps the Millers being the underdogs might not be a bad... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
ARSENAL LOANEES: Which Gunners are making a temporary impact elsewhere?have been known to benefit from sending promising players out on loan. This se
ARSENAL LOANEES: Which Gunners are making a temporary impact elsewhere?
tribalfootball.com / Posted yesterday
have been known to benefit from sending promising players out on loan. This season is no different with Arsene Wenger choosing a select few to send out in a bid to enhance their games at senior level. Tribalfootball.com has taken a closer look at... Read more
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birminghammail
Taxi drivers claim victory after New Street charges are droppedThe RMT union had been campaigning against what it claims were increased costs
Taxi drivers claim victory after New Street charges are dropped
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
The RMT union had been campaigning against what it claims were increased costs for taxi drivers at the newly-redeveloped station. Network Rail said the charges were linked to pollution levels but the RMT said they were part of wider rows between... Read more
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Herald.ie
Westwood injury boost as McGeady up for battle Aidan Fitzmaurice – 12 February 2016 02:30 AM Font Size Aiden McGeady says h
Westwood injury boost as McGeady up for battle
Herald.ie / Posted yesterday
Aidan Fitzmaurice – 12 February 2016 02:30 AM Font Size Aiden McGeady says he's not afraid of competition for places in the Sheffield Wednesday squad as he tries to force his way back onto the scene at... Read more
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The World Game
Jones's Wellington Phoenix future uncertainPhoenix signed Jones from English Championship side Birmingham City early this
Jones's Wellington Phoenix future uncertain
The World Game / Posted yesterday
Phoenix signed Jones from English Championship side Birmingham City early this month on a short-term loan deal until the end of the season. Jones, 21, had been playing reserve and under-21 football for Birmingham, and arrived in Wellington on... Read more
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Rippa
Western Sydney Wanderers v Wellington Phoenix A- Wanderers out to maintain competition leadWestern Sydney Wanderers will be out to maintain their lead at the top of the l
Western Sydney Wanderers v Wellington Phoenix A- Wanderers out to maintain competition lead
Rippa / Posted yesterday
Western Sydney Wanderers will be out to maintain their lead at the top of the ladder when they do battle with the struggling Wellington Phoenix to conclude A-League Round 19 action on Sunday. The Wanderers come into this encounter on the back of a... Read more
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birminghammail
News, travel and sport for Birmingham and the West Midlands on February 11That’s all for our live news updates today. Andy Richardson will be bringing yo
News, travel and sport for Birmingham and the West Midlands on February 11
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
That’s all for our live news updates today. Andy Richardson will be bringing you more of the latest news, sport, travel and weather tomorrow morning before I return to take you through to the end of the working week. Good night! Another look back... Read more
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Football Talk
The 5 Worst Players to Play for Arsenal in the Wenger EraArsene Wenger has an impeccable reputation as someone who unearths raw talents,
The 5 Worst Players to Play for Arsenal in the Wenger Era
Football Talk / Posted yesterday
Arsene Wenger has an impeccable reputation as someone who unearths raw talents, before polishing them into world class footballers. The likes of Nicolas Anelka, Kolo Touré and Robert Pirès all developed into outstanding players under his expert... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Meaghan Sargeant Signs New DealWhat's being said in the forum now? Earlier today we brought you the news that
Meaghan Sargeant Signs New Deal
vitalfootball co uk / Posted yesterday
What's being said in the forum now? Earlier today we brought you the news that Birmingham City Ladies had re-signed Aiofe Mannion in light of the upcoming season which starts in March against a very strong Liverpool side. As mentioned, this shows... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham City blog: After the events at Anfield and Stuttgart this week - were Blues fans right to just accept the 'Lee Clark' years?On the 77th minute of Liverpool’s game at the weekend, a reported 11,000 fans w
Birmingham City blog: After the events at Anfield and Stuttgart this week - were Blues fans right to just accept the 'Lee Clark' years?
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
On the 77th minute of Liverpool’s game at the weekend, a reported 11,000 fans walked out of Anfield in disgust. They were protesting against the American owners’ intention to lift ticket prices to £77 next year – 48 hours later, the owners had... Read more
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HITC Sport
Former Premier League boss agrees deal with RotherhamHITC Sport understands former Leeds and QPR boss has agreed to take charge at C
Former Premier League boss agrees deal with Rotherham
HITC Sport / Posted yesterday
HITC Sport understands former Leeds and QPR boss has agreed to take charge at Championship strugglers. Former Sheffield United and Leeds United boss Neil Warnock has agreed to become Rotherham United's new manager, HITC Sport understands from... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Our lack of quality is hampering us at home – LorimerThe system used by Leeds United in the last two games is well suited to playing
Our lack of quality is hampering us at home – Lorimer
Yorkshire evening post / Posted yesterday
The system used by Leeds United in the last two games is well suited to playing away from home. Almost every away side sets up like that now: defending deep, keeping compact and trying to hit teams on the break with a lone striker up front. It... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham City striker not worried about lack of goals - because Blues are still winning!Donaldson netted his first goal in almost three months - three months, albeit,
Birmingham City striker not worried about lack of goals - because Blues are still winning!
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Donaldson netted his first goal in almost three months - three months, albeit, disrupted by injury - on Saturday, opening the scoring in the 2-1 defeat at home to play-off rivals Sheffield Wednesday. It was only his sixth of the campaign - he had 11... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Committee approves bill to clock city minimum wage increaseMONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A legislative committee has approved a bill aimed at bl
Committee approves bill to clock city minimum wage increase
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted yesterday
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A legislative committee has approved a bill aimed at blocking Alabama cities from raising the minimum wage within city limits. The House State Government Committee voted out the bill Thursday morning in a 10-3 vote that split... Read more
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Daily Star
'How is this justice?' Speeding driver gets just four years for killing two young sistersTRAGIC: Shelley Wu (left) and sister Lily (right) were thrown onto the car bonn
'How is this justice?' Speeding driver gets just four years for killing two young sisters
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
TRAGIC: Shelley Wu (left) and sister Lily (right) were thrown onto the car bonnet Six-year-old Shelley Wu and sister Lily, seven, were thrown over the bonnet when Michael Junior's Seat Leon accelerated over a crossing at 47mph. The pair died from... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Committee Approves Bill to Stop Cities from Raising Minimum WageMontgomery, Ala.A legislative committee has approved a bill aimed at blocking A
Committee Approves Bill to Stop Cities from Raising Minimum Wage
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted yesterday
Montgomery, Ala.A legislative committee has approved a bill aimed at blocking Alabama cities from raising the minimum wage within city limits. The House State Government Committee voted out the bill Thursday morning in a 10-3 vote that split along... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham City winger eyeing permanent exit after successful loan spellMark Duffy has said that he hopes to make his temporary stay at Burton Albion a
Birmingham City winger eyeing permanent exit after successful loan spell
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Mark Duffy has said that he hopes to make his temporary stay at Burton Albion a permanent one. The winger, on loan at the Brewers from Birmingham City, has been a regular under Jimmy Floyd-Hasselbaink and now Nigel Clough, playing 31 times and... Read more
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birminghammail
Patients stranded in A&E ambulance queues for over two hoursEMERGENCY patients have been left stranded in ambulances for over two hours out
Patients stranded in A&E ambulance queues for over two hours
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
EMERGENCY patients have been left stranded in ambulances for over two hours outside Birmingham A&Es as bed-blocking and winter pressures reach crisis point. A shock 339 ambulances were left queuing at hospitals on just one day across the region, new... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Alabama's Black Politicians Divided Over Clinton, SandersSome leading black politicians in Alabama appear divided over whether Vermont S
Alabama's Black Politicians Divided Over Clinton, Sanders
The Birmingham Times / Posted yesterday
Some leading black politicians in Alabama appear divided over whether Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, or former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton should be the Democratic nominee for president. Voters in the state will head to the polls on March... Read more
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Coventry City FC
"The manager told me to play what I know. Coventry are a similar side to Bournemouth." - Coventry City's Baily CargillCoventry City defender Baily Cargill believes he'll fit right in with the Sky B
"The manager told me to play what I know. Coventry are a similar side to Bournemouth." - Coventry City's Baily Cargill
Coventry City FC / Posted yesterday
Coventry City defender Baily Cargill believes he'll fit right in with the Sky Blues given the similar playing style to his parent club AFC Bournemouth. The 20-year old central defender signed on loan at the Sky Blues for the rest of the season on... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham uni chief earns nearly THREE TIMES the Prime Minister's salaryProf Sir David Eastwood, vice chancellor at the university, earned a staggering
Birmingham uni chief earns nearly THREE TIMES the Prime Minister's salary
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Prof Sir David Eastwood, vice chancellor at the university, earned a staggering £416,000 in the last financial year - making him the seventh highest paid head out of 159 universities across the UK. His salary is almost triple that of David Cameron... Read more
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birminghammail
News, travel and sport for Birmingham and the West Midlands on February 11Here’s a look over some of our top sport stories on the site at the moment: Vi
News, travel and sport for Birmingham and the West Midlands on February 11
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Here’s a look over some of our top sport stories on the site at the moment: Villa transfer target suspended over bust-up - Aston Villa will feel that they dodged a bullet after Bordeaux suspended defender Lamine Sane indefinitely following a serious... Read more
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birminghammail
No More #Brumcuts: Tory chief slams Labour MPs over council funding failureBirmingham’s Labour MPs have been accused of being more interested in grabbing
No More #Brumcuts: Tory chief slams Labour MPs over council funding failure
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Birmingham’s Labour MPs have been accused of being more interested in grabbing headlines than getting a good funding deal for the city council. Instead additional funding is being ploughed into London boroughs and Tory heartlands in south. A... Read more
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Sunderland FC
Ones to watch v Manchester UnitedONES TO WATCH: Manchester United safc.com take a look within the Manchester Un
Ones to watch v Manchester United
Sunderland FC / Posted yesterday
ONES TO WATCH: Manchester United safc.com take a look within the Manchester United ranks ahead of Saturday's game. Unsurprisingly Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea has been in scintillating form during the current campaign. The Spaniard has... Read more
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