BBC News - Birmingham & Black Country

BBC News - Birmingham & Black Country

19/01/2018 01:48 AM
Barber's shop in Cradley Heath installs licensed bar
The two brothers behind the idea have named the bar in memory of their mother Carol.

19/01/2018 01:45 AM
Carillion worker with 'a fiver left to his name'
Philip Ellis lost his labouring job when the construction giant collapsed.

18/01/2018 08:32 PM
Anthony Banting murder: Father 'stabbed 50 times at tram stop'
Asylum seeker Alaeldien Ahmed denies murdering father-of-four Anthony Banting in a random attack.

18/01/2018 07:32 PM
Alan Pardew: Football is 'losing the plot' over transfer fees, says West Brom boss
West Brom manager Alan Pardew believes the rise in transfer fees show that football is "losing the plot".

18/01/2018 06:50 PM
Banks create funds for firms hit by Carillion collapse
Lloyds, RBS and HSBC will provide cash for struggling small firms as Nationwide takes on Carillion staff.

18/01/2018 05:21 PM
Akhtar Javeed shooting: Murder suspect detained in Pakistan
Akhtar Javeed, 56, was killed in February 2016 during a botched armed robbery at his warehouse.

18/01/2018 05:08 PM
High winds cause disruption across the West Midlands
Winds were so severe overnight they blew the roof off a house and caused trees to fall on roads and the railway.

18/01/2018 05:06 PM
Carillion's collapse may delay Midland Metro work
Bosses say the multimillion-pound Midland tram extension depends on other infrastructure projects.

18/01/2018 04:40 PM
Hacker Alex Bessell jailed for cyber crime offences
Alex Bessell, from Liverpool, is sentenced for attacks on Google, Skype and other companies.

18/01/2018 04:11 PM
Nicolai Brock-Madsen: Birmingham striker joins KS Cracovia on loan
Birmingham striker Nicolai Brock-Madsen joins Polish side KS Cracovia on loan with a view to a permanent move in the summer.

18/01/2018 03:47 PM
Birmingham teen used parents' credit card for Turkey terror trip
The boy, 16, admits buying a ticket to Turkey and is believed to have planned to go to Syria.

18/01/2018 03:04 PM
2 Sisters chicken supplier 'sent MPs Christmas biscuits'
The chicken supplier is being investigated for alleged breaches of food safety and hygiene concerns.

18/01/2018 02:30 PM
University of Kent boss given extra £45,000 payout
University of Kent vice-chancellor Dame Julia Goodfellow receives an extra £45,000 in her final salary.

18/01/2018 01:30 PM
Cotterill joins Indian side ATK
Wales international David Cotterill signs for Indian Super League side ATK, who are managed by Teddy Sheringham.

18/01/2018 01:18 PM
Restoration plans for Land Rover found in Solihull garden
One of the first Land Rovers ever built is to be restored after being found in a back garden in Solihull.

18/01/2018 01:17 PM
Birmingham taxi driver loses licence after guide dog refusal
Abdul Khalik did not pick up a blind passenger because of he was "allergic" to his assistance dog.

18/01/2018 12:58 PM
Jaswant Rathore: 'Arrogant' GP jailed for sexual assaults
Jaswant Rathore is sent to prison for 12 years for sexual assaults on four female patients.

17/01/2018 10:18 PM
Swansea City 2-1 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Jordan Ayew and Wilfried Bony score as Premier League strugglers Swansea beat Championship leaders Wolves in their FA Cup third-round replay.

17/01/2018 06:06 PM
Liam Kinsella: Walsall defender signs new 18-month contract with League One club
Walsall right-back Liam Kinsella signs a new deal with the League One club until June 2019.

17/01/2018 05:17 PM
Jonathan Grounds: Birmingham City defender signs new deal with Championship club
Birmingham City left-back Jonathan Grounds signs a new two-and-a-half-year deal with the struggling Championship club.

17/01/2018 01:38 PM
Stourbridge police officer confronted by gunman
Police release video footage of armed incident in Stourbridge.

17/01/2018 12:43 PM
West Brom: Walsall number two Neil Cutler rejoins Baggies as goalkeeping coach
Walsall coach Neil Cutler leaves Bescot to rejoin West Bromwich Albion as goalkeeping coach.

16/01/2018 08:24 PM
Cyrille Regis was loved by so many - Brendon Batson
Brendon Batson pays tribute to his former West Bromwich Albion team-mate Cyrille Regis, saying ''he was loved by so many''.

16/01/2018 06:45 PM
Arsene Wenger: Arsenal boss called referee Mike Dean 'not honest' and 'a disgrace'
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger was "very aggressive" and called referee Mike Dean "a disgrace" after their draw at West Brom, an FA report says.

16/01/2018 04:59 PM
Maikel Kieftenbeld: Birmingham City midfielder signs new two-year deal
Birmingham City midfielder Maikel Kieftenbeld signs a new two-year deal with the relegation-threatened Championship club.

15/01/2018 03:16 PM
'They've literally locked the gate'
How the collapse of Carillion has affected those who worked with and for the company.