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Hundreds dying in West Midlands while waiting for organ transplants – Birmingham Live


Birmingham Live

Hundreds dying in West Midlands while waiting for organ transplants
Birmingham Live
This included 30 in Birmingham Hall Green, 27 in Birmingham Perry Barr, and 22 in Birmingham Ladywood. Between 2012/13 and 2016/17, 803 people in the West Midlands received transplants, with around 200 dead donors giving organs during the same period ...

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This is the most affordable place to live in the Midlands – Birmingham Mail


Birmingham Mail

This is the most affordable place to live in the Midlands
Birmingham Mail
The most affordable place to live in the West Midlands has been identified – and it’s bad news for those living in Birmingham. The typical cost of buying a home in a UK city has reached its least affordable levels in a decade, a report has found. The

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Birmingham in poverty: City spends £700k on ‘pauper’s funerals’ for families who can’t afford to pay – Birmingham Mail


Birmingham Mail

Birmingham in poverty: City spends £700k on ‘pauper’s funerals’ for families who can’t afford to pay
Birmingham Mail
Birmingham was top for both the number and cost of pauper’s funerals in 2015/16. The city council organised 376 such services, spending £694,534, at an average of more than £1,500 per funeral. Councils in the West Midlands spent almost £1million on so

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It’s snowing: Met Office issues yellow warning for snow and ice in Coventry and Warwickshire as first flurries hit – Coventry Telegraph


Coventry Telegraph

It’s snowing: Met Office issues yellow warning for snow and ice in Coventry and Warwickshire as first flurries hit
Coventry Telegraph
Snow falls in Coventry’s Canal Basin on January 20 2018. The Met Office has now issued a yellow warning for Coventry, Warwickshire and the West Midlands, with snow and ice expected tomorrow from 6am. Mapped: The weather forecast for the West Midlands

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The weather forecast for every day this week in Birmingham after Met Office ‘danger to life’ warning – Birmingham Mail


Birmingham Mail

The weather forecast for every day this week in Birmingham after Met Office ‘danger to life’ warning
Birmingham Mail
The weather forecast for every day this week in Birmingham after Met Office ‘danger to life’ warning. The agency is telling locals to prepare as Birmingham and the West Midlands is issued with a yellow weather warning. Share; 3Comments. By. James

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