A man who has 90% of his body covered in tattoos, and was denied a passport after changing his name, says after 6 months one is on its way.
A toilet built for the sole use of the Queen during a visit to the Midlands is being given away.
Seen more than 180,000 times on YouTube as far away as India & Japan, this video of four Black Country 'grannies' isn't all that it seems.
Now - some people have train sets, others have huge soft toy collections - but one man from Peterborough has taken his interest in flying commercial jet planes to a whole new level.
Richard Hutchinson has spent thousands of pounds building an authentic replica of a Boeing 737 cockpit in his bedroom.
A family of blue tits have found an unlikely new nesting place- in a cigarette bin at a hotel near Walsall!
The birds have opted for the ash-filled bin over hedgerows around the Fairlawns Hotel in Aldridge.
The tiny birds have been keeping guests fascinated as they fly in and out of the ash tray, but smokers are less impressed.
After the tits arrived, hotel management immediately took the bin out of action.
Hotel deputy manager Neil Wyatt said:
“The bin is only waist high, so we were very surprised the blue tits chose it for a home.We first noticed they were flying in and out two weeks ago. Since then, they’ve been very busy.
“They’ve been taking food inside, so we know there’s young in there.It’s just a case of waiting for them to come out – hopefully, without a nicotine addiction.”
A shopkeeper in Nottingham had a very surprise customer recently, reports the Nottingham Post, when Prime Minister David Cameron stopped off at his petrol station,
Krunal Barot was behind the till at the LMP Service Station at Stragglethrope Crossroads in Cropwell Bishop, when the Prime Minister popped in for an ice cream. Mr Barot told the Post he couldn't believe his eyes, but did find the time to get a selfie with Mr Cameron..
Hugh Grant has been in Staffordshire unveiling a new vehicle for Burntwood and District Community First Responders.
Speaking to Sameena Ali-Khan, he said it is amazing that such important vehicles are funded through donations.
Hugh Grant has told ITV News Central presenter Sameena Ali-Khan that he is brave to be in the Midlands, but that it is great.
The actor has been in the region to unveil Burntwood and District Community First Responder's new vehicle.
Hugh is an ambassador for the scheme.
A Nottinghamshire man has entered the record books for a fifth time, after he grew a 27kg cauliflower.
Peter Glazebrook, grew the vegetable in his greenhouse in Newark. He already owns four world records for longest beetroot and parsnip and the heaviest onion and potato.
The cauliflower weighed in at 27.485kg when it was judged to be the record holder by 7 adjudicators, breaking the record by 3kg.