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Swimming pools: Concern as closures across the UK revealed

47 min 33 sec ago
One in six local authorities in the UK have lost at least one pool since 2019, BBC News finds.
Categories: Birmingham

UK heatwave: Four-day extreme heat warning comes into effect

51 min 22 sec ago
Scorching temperatures may affect people's health and disrupt transport, the Met Office says.
Categories: Birmingham

Canadian Open: Cameron Norrie, Jack Draper and Dan Evans through to the third round

2 hours 54 min ago
Britain's Cameron Norrie, Jack Draper and Dan Evans are through to the third round of the Canadian Open, as Nick Kyrgios beats Daniil Medvedev.
Categories: Birmingham

Leytonstone stabbing: Boy charged with murdering Ghulam Sadiq

4 hours 17 min ago
The 17-year-old was arrested two days ago in Walsall on suspicion of murdering Ghulam Sadiq.
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Commonwealth Games takes big step towards esports

12 hours 7 min ago
Competitive gaming may soon be added to the Commonwealth Games programme, after a successful test event in Birmingham.
Categories: Birmingham

Aston Villa face Bolton Wanderers in EFL Cup

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 21:59
Leicester City travel to face League Two Stockport County in the second round of the EFL Cup, with Newcastle United visiting fourth-tier Tranmere Rovers.
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Fire breaks out in Birmingham's Moseley Park

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 20:46
West Midlands Fire Service says it received about 30 calls about a fire in Moseley.
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Commonwealth Games: 'Birmingham feels like the city for the future'

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 16:13
Businesses describe how vital it's been to have thousands of visitors after a tough two years of trade.
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Heatwave: Earlier bin collections across Midlands as temperatures soar

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 15:08
Ahead of a four-day amber weather warning, councils are bringing forward bin collections.
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UK heatwave: Four-day extreme heat warning for parts of UK

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 13:37
The Met Office says temperatures will be below July's record highs - but this heatwave will last longer.
Categories: Birmingham

Newport County ban fan for 'missile-throwing' after Michael Flynn incident

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 11:43
Newport County ban a fan from attending matches at Rodney Parade pending a police investigation into a "missile-throwing" incident.
Categories: Birmingham

Rubery quarry fire believed to have been started deliberately

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 11:13
Dozens of firefighters tackled the blaze which broke out in Rubery on Tuesday.
Categories: Birmingham

Commonwealth Games: Paris 2024 Olympics 'to learn from Birmingham' on sustainability

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 05:30
Olympics organisers say they will learn from Birmingham's approach to hosting the Commonwealth Games as they attempt to reduce the 2024 event's environmental impact.
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Canal kayaking among Birmingham's heritage week plans

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 05:09
More than 150 walks, talks and tours are planned for this year's event, organisers say.
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Birmingham: 'Action not reports' needed on healthcare racism

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 05:08
Underlying "microaggressions" in the health system need addressing, a Birmingham charity says.
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Eurovision 2023: UK host city will need to cancel other events to make way for contest

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 02:21
Council officials confirm Eurovision organisers need access to a venue six weeks ahead of the contest.
Categories: Birmingham

Norwich City 2-2 Birmingham City (4-2 on pens): Canaries win shootout to go through

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 21:16
Norwich City beat Birmingham City 4-2 on penalties to reach the Carabao Cup second round after the two Championship sides draw 2-2 at Carrow Road.
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Walsall 2-0 Swindon Town

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 21:10
Timmy Abraham's first Walsall goal secures the Saddlers a 2-0 win against 10-man Swindon in the Carabao Cup first round.
Categories: Birmingham

Fires break out at former quarry site in Rubery

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 21:09
More than 35 firefighters are called to woodland fires at a former quarry near Rubery.
Categories: Birmingham

Commonwealth Games: Who gets the right medals to the correct ceremony?

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 17:48
Lesley Curry has been given a commemorative medal herself for a job well done.
Categories: Birmingham