BBC News - Birmingham & Black Country

BBC News - Birmingham & Black Country

26/05/2018 12:33 AM
Birmingham Pride: My parents don't know I'm drag artist
James Bartholomew reveals the difficulties he's faced as a black man in the drag industry.

25/05/2018 05:12 PM
One-Day Cup: Lancashire-Warwickshire group game abandoned in Blackpool
Only 50 balls are bowled in Blackpool as Lancashire's One-Day Cup group game with Warwickshire is abandoned.

25/05/2018 04:12 PM
Birmingham youngsters met Dippy at museum
Birmingham youngsters were blown away by their audience with a special dinosaur.

25/05/2018 03:42 PM
Aston Villa v Fulham: Championship play-off final 2018
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship play-off final between Aston Villa and Fulham.

25/05/2018 03:35 PM
Mekel Sterling: Four jailed over drive-by shooting murder
Mekel Sterling was gunned down in a drive-by shooting on a Birmingham street.

25/05/2018 01:14 PM
Kal Yafai: British boxer vows to impress America by beating David Carmona
WBA world super-flyweight champion Kal Yafai vows to impress America when he makes his debut in the country on Saturday.

25/05/2018 01:10 PM
Dippy the diplodocus rebuilt in Birmingham
More than 90,000 people have already bought tickets to see Dippy at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery.

25/05/2018 12:07 PM
Man in court over Kingstanding van driver crash death
Andre Thomas has appeared before magistrates accused of the murder of Daniel Blount.

25/05/2018 11:56 AM
Taimoor Zaheer Handsworth murder case: Man charged
Taimoor Zaheer, 22, was found dead with gunshot wounds in Handsworth, Birmingham, on Tuesday.

24/05/2018 10:18 PM
Aston Villa v Fulham: Championship play-off final 'worth £160m' to winners
Aston Villa or Fulham, who meet in the Championship play-off final, will receive at least £160m in revenue after promotion.

24/05/2018 04:31 PM
Student who chanted 'we hate blacks' admits racial charge
A judge in Nottingham said the words used were "shocking, disgusting, appalling and disgraceful".

24/05/2018 03:16 PM
Where are the richest households in the UK?
The average UK household income, after taxes and benefits are accounted for, is £19,432 per person.

24/05/2018 12:12 PM
Willy Boly: Wolves close to signing Porto defender for £10m
Wolves are closing in on the £10m signing of Porto defender Willy Boly, who spent last season on loan at Molineux.

24/05/2018 10:37 AM
Aston Villa fan, 9, wins prize to be Wembley mascot
Hayden, nine, will be Aston Villa's mascot for their Championship play-off final game on Saturday.

24/05/2018 09:06 AM
Moeen Ali: Worcestershire all-rounder set to make first county appearance since June last year
Worcestershire will have all-rounder Moeen Ali back from IPL duty for Sunday's One-Day Cup home match with Lancashire.

23/05/2018 05:07 PM
Sajid Javid tells police: 'I'm listening'
The home secretary says he "gets it" and calls for spit hoods for all forces in England and Wales.

23/05/2018 12:48 AM
UB40's Ali Campbell: 'We're still cool'
Why Ali Campbell reckons his band is still relevant after 40 years in the business.

22/05/2018 10:00 PM
Steve Rhodes named as England scout
Six former England players are named as scouts under the national team's new selection system.

22/05/2018 03:13 PM
Alan Hutton: Aston Villa defender 'a manager's delight', says boss Steve Bruce
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce praises Alan Hutton, a "beast of a defender" who "gives you everything he has got".

21/05/2018 05:23 PM
West Brom manager Darren Moore wants to be an 'inspiration to all'
West Brom manager Darren Moore became one of only three black managers in the top four divisions.