The lights cost £6,000 to put up but the rest of the street donates money to charity in return.Read the full story ›
The dessert is the length of a double-decker bus and took two-weeks to make.Read the full story ›
Rainbows Hospice children and their siblings made the festive video with a twist, to wish merry Christmas.Read the full story ›
A 26-year-old man's daily acts of kindness have won him an army of online fans.Read the full story ›
Birmingham food artist commissioned to make a cake of the old inventors face from Edward Scissorhands.Read the full story ›
A third of people in the West Midlands receive unwanted Christmas presents, according to research from Triodos Bank.
The study found 32% get at least one, with 7% saying at least two, and 3% of people said they get three or more.
The average cost of these unwanted gifts per person is £220, with 13% of those who said they were given an unwanted gift saying the value of it was more than £750!
A rescue centre in the East Midlands helped Ella give birth to the massive litter on Saturday.Read the full story ›
A Hinckley councillor has asked Leicestershire County Council to scrap a parking ticket given to Santa's sleigh.
Volunteer Chris Uttley was towing the Hinckley Round Table sleigh when he stopped on zig-zag lines.
He said he only stopped for 30 seconds, but was given the £35 fine by a 'smug' traffic warden.
A Leicestershire County Council spokesperson had said they were reviewing the ticket.
But Michael Mullaney, who is the county councillor for Hinckley, has called for the ticket to be scrapped.
A "smug" traffic warden has slapped a £35 parking ticket on Santa's sleigh after he stopped for 30 seconds on a zig-zag line.Read the full story ›
Visitors to a farm in Keele, Staffordshire got more than they bargained for today when they went to buy a Christmas tree and ended up throwing one instead!
The tree throwing event is the first competition of its kind in the UK and is in aid of the charity Help for Heroes.
Organisers say they'll crown the overall winner of the two-day event tomorrow.