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Walsall M6 junction to shut for bridge demolition

Carved reading bench to get people in Coventry reading

Crowdfunding to raise £500,000 for council green initiatives

HMYOI Werrington has highest levels of violence in England and Wales, inspectors say

A rare book predicting alien life could sell for thousands at auction.


Anu is seven and goes to school in Birmingham. Look what happened when she showed her friends her new sports blade. It's just gorgeous!?‍♀️

‘You will not be getting your hands on any of Unite’s money for your elections in May.’ @unitetheunion  leader @UniteSharon  speaks as 11 Labour councillors are suspended from the union in a row over the Coventry bin strikes. #PoliticsMidlands 

Girl, 7, from Tamworth, has leg reattached backwards by after cancer surgery so that one day she may dance again.

A heritage railway in North Shropshire reopened a two mile stretch of track to passengers today. It's the first time in more than 50 years that the line has been in use.

Emergency crews have started a search of the River Severn in Worcester for a student who went missing during freshers' week. Thomas Jones, 18, from Bromsgrove was last seen in the early hours of Wednesday morning, said West Mercia Police.

BREAKING: Latest figures show hospitals in the West Midlands have recorded 0 coronavirus related deaths for a 5th day in a row

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