Ironbridge Power Station in Shropshire is to close this afternoon after 46 years in operation.Read the full story ›
Birmingham has become the fastest growing regional tourist destination across the UK, with visitor figures up by almost 10%.Read the full story ›
A new survey has found that almost a third of tyres on our cars are already illegal before we go to the garage for new ones.
It is thought that by the end of the year as many as 10 million cars will have been driven on the road with tyres below the legal tread limit.
Stacey Foster looks at how we can prepare for driving this winter:
For more on tyre safety, especially in the winter months, head to the Tyre Safety website.
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Here's everything you need to know about the new Government scheme which charges shoppers at major supermarkets and shops for plastic bags.Read the full story ›
Kavita Oberoi, 45, was left with first degree burns after the pressure cooker exploded at her home in Derby.Read the full story ›
A family has been left with "virtually nothing" after a 'man with a van' drove off with £10,000 worth of belongings while helping them move.Read the full story ›
A newsagent has been granted permission to sell alcohol in Bournville, close to an estate with a 120-year-old booze ban.Read the full story ›
The 4x4 F-Pace was on display at the Frankfurt Motor Show.Read the full story ›
A mother has spoken of her "disgust" after finding a "woodlouse" in a jar of Boots organic baby food.Read the full story ›