Birmingham

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

This is the outhouse where the girl was kept (West Midlands Police)

Wolverhampton couple who starved child and locked her in an outhouse jailed for eight years

Wolverhampton couple who starved child and locked her in an outhouse jailed

Child was left with WWI-style trench foot condition as a result of sleeping in cold, damp conditions

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

The teenager cannot be named

15-year-old jihadist who attempted to flee his parents charged with terror offences

15-year-old jihadist who tried to flee parents charged with terror offences

Teenager was arrested at Birmingham Airport in June

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Mohammed Subhan, and the stun gun he was found with (police handout)

Birmingham car-jacker Mohammed Subhan punched 90-year-old man before stealing his vehicle

Birmingham car-jacker punched 90-year-old man before stealing his vehicle

Subhan was one of three thugs who left victim bruised and cut

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Shaeen Akthar was a mother of five

Birmingham man charged with murdering his wife

Birmingham man charged with murdering his wife

Mother-of-five Shaeen Akthar, 49, was stabbed to death in Washwood Heath

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Curtis Stewart was caught when he eventually stalled the van he was driving

WATCH Dangerous driver Curtis Stewart reversed on M6 after fleeing police at 100mph

Dangerous driver who reversed on M6 after fleeing police at 100mph jailed

Stewart was spotted weaving around other vehicles as he fled officers on the M6 at J5 for Castle Bromwich

Monday, October 9, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

Zahid Hussain had been studying bomb-making techniques on the internet (West Midlands Police)

Zahid Hussain: Former bouncer jailed for trying to make bomb at his home

Former bouncer Zahid Hussain jailed for trying to make bomb at his home

Former bouncer Zahid Hussain jailed for trying to make bomb at his home

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Wilkins initially denied any wrongdoing

Care home manager Carleen Wilkins jailed for robbing 97-year-old woman to fund casino gambling

Care home manager jailed for robbing 97-year-old woman to fund casino gambling

Carleen Wilkins stold victim's bank card and withdrew hundreds of pounds every single day for more than a year

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Hayes initially denied the offences when questioned by police

Former soldier Andrew Hayes jailed for sex abuse after survivor breaks silence

Former soldier Andrew Hayes jailed for sex abuse after survivor breaks silence

Hayes targeted the youngster over a period of several years

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Detectives are not currently looking for anyone else in connection with the deaths

Bodies of Birmingham husband and wife found in suspected murder-suicide

Bodies of Birmingham husband and wife found in suspected murder-suicide

Bodies found in Streetly and Rednal overnight

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Police have released a picture of the fictitious 'A Shah' (West Midlands Police)

Police hunting man who wore fake PC's uniform to rob house

Police hunting man who wore fake PC's uniform to rob house

West Midlands police have released details of the man's elaborate scam

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Birmingham man Mohammed Tabriz jailed for attacking two-year-old with machete

Birmingham man who attacked two-year-old with machete jailed

Mohammed Tabriz 'went on rampage due to suspicion his estranged wife was having an affair'

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Four alleged members of neo-Nazi group National Action arrested on suspicion of terror offences

Four alleged members of neo-Nazi group National Action arrested on suspicion of terror offences

Alleged neo-Nazi group members arrested on suspicion of terror offences

West Midlands Police said the four men are suspected of being a part of banned group National Action

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

A-levels: Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai accepted at Oxford University

A-levels: Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai accepted at Oxford University

A-levels: Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai accepted at Oxford University

Malala Yousafzai has received her A-level results and is to study philosophy, politics and economics

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Man arrested on suspicion of raping girl who claims she was attacked twice

Man arrested over 'double rape' of 14-year-old girl in Birmingham

Man arrested over Birmingham 'double rape'

A 22-year-old man is now in police custody to be questioned by police

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Steve McCabe on brick incident: 'Don't put yourself in danger, but report these matters'

Steve McCabe MP describes his ordeal after being hit by a brick

Steve McCabe: 'Don't put yourself in danger, but report these matters'

The Labour MP for Birmingham Selly Oak called for more people to be active in coming forward following the incident where a brick was thrown at his face

Labour MP appeals for information after reported assault with a brick

Labour MP Steve McCabe appeals for information after reported assault with a brick

Labour MP appeals for information after reported assault with a brick

Steve McCabe, the MP for Birmingham Selly Oak, asked for witnesses to come forward after suffering injuries

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Government awards contracts to build phase one of new HS2 railway line

Government awards contracts to build phase one of new HS2 railway line

Government awards contracts to build phase one of new HS2 railway line

The railway line construction is believed to support 16,000 jobs

Friday, July 7, 2017

Friday, July 7, 2017

BREAKING: Teenage girl dies after minibus collides with lorry in Birmingham

Teenage girl dies after minibus collides with lorry in Birmingham

Teenage girl dies after minibus collides with lorry in Birmingham

John Taylor High School said many of their year nine and year 12 pupils were on the minibus at the time of the crash

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Birmingham primary school put on lockdown after gunman fires at cyclist

Birmingham primary school put on lockdown after gunman fires at cyclist

Birmingham primary school put on lockdown after gunman fires at cyclist

St Edmund's Primary School was put on lockdown after a gunman fired shots outside. No-one was injured but the suspect has not yet been found

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Man jailed after threatening shop manager over pasta

Man jailed after threatening shop manager over pasta

Man jailed after threatening shop manager over pasta

Mustafa Hakim threatened a shop manager in Digbeth, Birmingham with a 10-inch knife

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

'WW2 bomb would have been catastrophic if it had been detonated in open air', says former army officer

'Birmingham WW2 bomb would have been catastrophic had it been detonated in open air', says former army officer

'WW2 bomb would have been catastrophic if it had been detonated in open air'

Major Chris Hunter spoke to Paul Ross about the explosive which has created travel issues in Birmingham over the last two days

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Andy Street says he doesn't always agree with Theresa May

New West Midlands Mayor Andy Street says he disagrees with Theresa May on some policies

New West Midlands Mayor says he disagrees with Theresa May on some policies

Streets says he won't necessarily agree with the Tories in his new role

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

'Pepsi, watch and learn' - Twitter calls for Saffiyah Khan to be the new face of Pepsi

'Pepsi, watch and learn' - Twitter calls for Saffiyah Khan to be the new face of Pepsi

Twitter calls for Saffiyah Khan to be the new face of Pepsi

A photo of Birmingham woman Saffiyah Khan standing up to an EDL protester has been shared online, with many claiming this is how the new Pepsi advert should have looked

Photo showing woman standing against EDL protester goes viral

Photo of protester Saffiyah Khan standing up to EDL thug goes viral

Photo of protester Saffiyah Khan standing up to EDL thug goes viral

During a protest in Birmingham City Centre a photo was taken of a woman smiling at an EDL protester, many have claimed it is a symbol against the far right

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Investigation into Westminster attacker continues as Scotland Yard reveal birth name

Westminster attacker Khalid Masood was born Adrian Russell Ajao, police reveal

Westminster attacker was born Adrian Russell Ajao, police reveal

Mark Rowley, who is heading the investigation, confirmed the birth name of the man who killed five people on Wednesday

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

'London attack is absolutely deplorable, there's no justification,' says Khalid Mahmood MP

Westminster attack: MP Khalid Mahmood says 'we couldn't believe what was happening in front of our eyes'

'We couldn't believe what was happening in front of our eyes'

Khalid Mahmood, the Labour MP for Birmingham Perry Barr, was trapped in Parliament as the attack unfolded

Westminster assault: Metropolitan Police make arrests in London and Birmingham in connection with attack

Westminster assault: Eighth person arrested as inquiry continues into Parliament terror assault

Eighth person arrested as inquiry continues into Parliament terror assault

Mark Rowley, the Met's senior anti-terror officer, confirms details of raids connected to Wednesday's atrocities

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

'We should remember those who were murdered, not Martin McGuinness', says Justice 4 the 21 campaign group

'We should remember those murdered by the IRA, not Martin McGuinness', says Justice 4 the 21 campaign group

'We should remember those who were murdered by the IRA, not Martin McGuinness'

Martin McGuinness has died at the age of 66, but the Justice 4 the 21 campaign group says he shouldn't be heralded as a peacemaker

Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

Man arrested after allegedly holding bank worker at gunpoint in Birmingham

Man arrested after 'holding bank worker at gunpoint' in Birmingham

Man arrested after 'holding bank worker at gunpoint' in Birmingham

A man has been arrested in Birmingham as it is believed that he held a bank worker hostage in a NatWest branch

Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

Liz Truss to address MPs on riot at HMP Birmingham

Prison crisis: Liz Truss to address MPs on HMP Birmingham riot

Prison crisis: Liz Truss to address MPs on HMP Birmingham riot

The Justice Secretary will address MPs on the riot at HMP Birmingham, which saw hundreds of inmates wreak havoc last week

Friday, November 4, 2016

Friday, November 4, 2016

Citizen Khan's Adil Ray reveals more about his new series and a possible film

Citizen Khan's Adil Ray reveals more about his new series and a possible film

Citizen Khan's Adil Ray reveals more about his new series and a possible film

Adil Ray, actor and co-writer of Citizen Khan, joined Paul Ross to reveal more about the brand new series coming to our TV screens tonight

Friday, October 28, 2016

Friday, October 28, 2016

Passenger sets himself on fire on Monarch Airlines flight - reports

Passenger sets himself on fire on Monarch Airlines flight - reports

Flight from Birmingham to Tenerife reportedly forced to return to Canary Islands after passenger set himself ablaze with lighter fluid

Monday, October 3, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

'The poor have become radically poorer', claims campaigner John Rees

'The poor have become radically poorer', claims movement backing Jeremy Corbyn

'The poor have become radically poorer', claims pro-Corbyn campaign group

Rees organised a protest outside the Tory Party Conference in Birmingham yesterday

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Could you show up to your wedding on a bin lorry? This man's wife did

Could you show up to your wedding on a bin lorry? This man's wife did

Could you show up to your wedding on a bin lorry? This man's wife did

Hilli Fletcher made a very special tribute to her husband Paul, who works as a bin man

Friday, July 29, 2016

Friday, July 29, 2016

Claire Sweeney on starring in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and a very special quiz

Claire Sweeney on Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, donning bondage gear and being a 'West End Wendy'

Claire Sweeney on Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, bondage and 'West End Wendy'

The popular actress, singer and presenter gives talkRADIO listeners the lowdown on her love of musical theatre, and her latest role as Baroness Bomburst in a children's classic…

Friday, April 29, 2016

Friday, April 29, 2016

Steve Dixon is setting up a pub with a difference - there won't be any beer!

'I feel the need to put something back' - Steve Dixon from Changes Charity opens a dry bar

'I feel the need to put something back' - Changes Charity's alcohol free pub

The establishment is aimed at those recovering from booze problems

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