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Bank Holiday washout as torrential rain and thunder set to batter Birmingham – Birmingham Mail


Birmingham Mail

Bank Holiday washout as torrential rain and thunder set to batter Birmingham
Birmingham Mail
But now the Met Office have issued a severe weather warning for Birmingham and the wider West Midlands, with the threat of thunder, lightning and flash floods as the Bank Holiday weekend draws to a close. Met Office bosses have also warned of possible …

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‘Toxic haze’ alert as Birmingham basks in 80F heatwave – Birmingham Mail


Birmingham Mail

‘Toxic haze’ alert as Birmingham basks in 80F heatwave
Birmingham Mail
But the Met Office said Thursday’s maximum in the West Midlands could be even higher – with a forecast of 27C (80.6F). The Met Office forecast temperatures of 25C (77F) in Birmingham on both Thursday and Friday, before a cold front from the west sends …

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How Birmingham hospitals are spending millions on agency A&E doctors – Birmingham Mail


Birmingham Mail

How Birmingham hospitals are spending millions on agency A&E doctors
Birmingham Mail
Spending on temporary doctors in Birmingham’s A&Es has soared by nearly a fifth in a year to almost £17m. Hospital trusts across the West Midlands met area spent £16.7m on agency, bank and locum doctors to cover shifts in A&Es in 2016, exclusive

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West Midlands mayor vote suggests Labour to lose seats in Coventry – Coventry Telegraph


Coventry Telegraph

West Midlands mayor vote suggests Labour to lose seats in Coventry
Coventry Telegraph
The Conservatives are set to gain seats in Coventry – if the results of the West Midlands mayoral election are anything to go by. The Birmingham Mail reports the Tories could gain seats across the West Midlands, including Birmingham, Wolverhampton and
BREAKING: Jeremy Corbyn’s quick exit from Leamington visit without saying ‘Brexit’Coventry Observer
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Five men arrested on terrorism charges today in Coventry – Coventry Observer


Coventry Observer

Five men arrested on terrorism charges today in Coventry
Coventry Observer
The five − aged between 36 and 38− were arrested at residential addresses in Coventry under the Terrorism Act 2000. They are all being held at a police station in the West Midlands. Searches at a number of properties in Coventry continue. Today’s

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Brierley Hill woman found dead was ‘wrapped in clingfilm and stuffed in wardrobe’ – Birmingham Mail


Birmingham Mail

Brierley Hill woman found dead was ‘wrapped in clingfilm and stuffed in wardrobe’
Birmingham Mail
A man has been charged after a teenager’s body was discovered inside a wardrobe at a West Midlands hostel. The body of the teenage girl was allegedly wrapped in clingfilm and discovered by staff and residents at a supported living home in Highgate Road …

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Tesco shopper slams supermarket for ‘tricking’ people – here’s why – Birmingham Mail


Birmingham Mail

Tesco shopper slams supermarket for ‘tricking’ people – here’s why
Birmingham Mail
Tesco operates multiple stores across Birmingham and throughout the West Midlands, with the yellow sticker deals popular with savvy city shoppers looking to save a penny or two. James tweeted at Tesco on April 10 saying: “please stop putting yellow on …

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