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2014/04/24 17:53
2014/04/24 17:53
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Birmingham's diverse family of faiths came together today to pay their final respects to a man who devoted his life to uniting them all. Dr Naseem was a figurehead for the mosque, the first to keep a...
2014/04/24 17:53
2014/04/24 17:53
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2014/04/24 15:53
2014/04/24 15:53
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Police in Dudley are appealing for help to find a 13-year-old boy who has been missing from home nearly three weeks. Jacob Butler had been living at an address in the Stockport area but is believed...
2014/04/24 08:24
2014/04/24 08:24
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An investigation has been launched by West Midlands Police after the cash machine and combined telephone box was set ablaze. Police and firefighters were called to Dudley Road on the...
2014/04/24 07:24
2014/04/24 07:24
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Civic centres and council houses hoisted the red and white flag up to mark St George’s Day yesterday . But West Midlands Police chose not to fly the flag on any of their bases. Wolverhampton Civic...
2014/04/23 16:54
2014/04/23 16:54
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YOU can’t keep this galloping gourmet down. Just weeks after 74-year-old grandad Dale Lyons, from Edgbaston, was injured during an attempted street robbing, he was back on his feet and clocking up...
2014/04/23 13:53
2014/04/23 13:53
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A national survey in Britain shows nearly a thousand school children have been caught by the police for the possession of lethal weapons over the last three years. 981 weapons such as handguns, air...
2014/04/23 12:53
2014/04/23 12:53
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He spoke after reports claimed that six city schools were to be put into special measures following the Trojan Horse probe. “Leaks to the press at this time are in my view wholly reprehensible and...
2014/04/23 09:37
2014/04/23 09:37
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A Sky News investigation found that 981 children had weapons such as guns, axes and meat cleavers taken off of them whilst at school. Of the 981 weapons found, 36 guns were taken in, with two of...
2014/04/23 09:24
2014/04/23 09:24
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Police say West Midlands Collectors Centre, on Salop Street in Wolverhampton city centre, was broken in to at around 1am. This morning a large pile of burned collectables was outside the shop,...
2014/04/22 20:10
2014/04/22 20:10
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A wave of Islamophobic panic has followed claims that “Islamists” are plotting to take over Birmingham schools. And in the wake of the controversy, hated schools inspectorate Ofsted has been accused...
2014/04/22 14:53
2014/04/22 14:53
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A reveller is in a critical condition in hospital suffering from serious head injuries and a broken leg following a hit-and-run collision in Willenhall. The victim was found lying in the road after...
2014/04/22 09:53
2014/04/22 09:53
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Police in Birmingham have uncovered a cannabis factory that filled the whole upper storey of a property in Selly Oak. Hundreds of cultivated plants were discovered in the house in Umberslade Road...
2014/04/22 09:51
2014/04/22 09:51
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Police bosses have revealed the list of equipment taken since 2008, which also includes garden furniture, CS gas, police radios, batons – and even one of their own security cameras. The figures,...
2014/04/21 10:53
2014/04/21 10:53
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Two police officers had a lucky escape after an out-of-control car ploughed into their vehicle. Their patrol car was left a shattered ruin after the early morning smash in Dudley. West Midlands...
2014/04/21 09:37
2014/04/21 09:37
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Paddy Woodhall, 27, died in hospital on Saturday evening after the alleged fight at The Deer’s Leap pub in Kingstanding, Tamworth, on Friday evening. Last night relatives described the father-of-one...
2014/04/20 23:37
2014/04/20 23:37
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His decision coincides with complaints that Ofsted inspectors visiting the schools were asking teachers “inappropriate” questions. Roger King, a Birmingham executive member of the National Union of...
2014/04/20 10:53
2014/04/20 10:53
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Armed police locked down Wolverhampton city centre on Saturday night after two teenagers were injured in a suspected shooting. Officers attened the Lichfield Street area at around 8.10pm following...
2014/04/19 21:44
2014/04/19 21:44
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Witnesses described seeing a gang of around 15 teenagers fighting on the street outside the Britannia Hotel in Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton, at around 8pm. There were also reports that gunshots...
2014/04/19 08:51
2014/04/19 08:51
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West Midlands Police said a man had been charged with wounding following the incident in Tividale, West Midlands, on Tuesday. Matthew Wood, 27, of Alexander Road, Smethwick, West Midlands, has been...
2014/04/18 23:09
2014/04/18 23:09
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Most egregious is Chris Sims, chief constable of the West Midlands Police. You would think that a policeman would welcome the judgment of an ex-colleague, but Mr Sims appears to be doing whatever he...
2014/04/24 17:53
2014/04/24 17:53
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