A mother has described the moment she discovered her three-year-old daughter dead in bed at her home in Birmingham.Read the full story ›
In the 1980's Birmingham launched a bid to host the 1992 Olympic games - losing out to Barcelona. As the city pressed ahead with attempts to impress the judges, the cast of ITV's Spitting Image launched their own initiative to back the campaign. What would they make of the new attempts to bring one of the worlds greatest sporting events to the second city?
Security is being hiked up ahead of the arrival of members for the Conservative Party Conference this weekend.Read the full story ›
It could create thousands of jobs and generate millions of pounds in revenue for local businesses.
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To ensure we can win the bid we must all get behind it, that's the message according to Deputy Leader of Birmingham City Council, Councillor Ian Ward.
Developers want to know which famous landmarks. faces, food and phrases you think should be included in the first 'Brumoji app?'Read the full story ›
As Birmingham bids for the Commonwealth Games, we have been looking at sporting venues in the city which could be involved in the event.Read the full story ›
Birmingham is bidding to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games, with those involved calling on the entire region to back it.Read the full story ›
It has been confirmed this evening that Andy Street, the head of John Lewis, will run as the Conservative candidate for the West Midlands.
He had been the favourite for the role and the Tories officially confirmed him as their candidate tonight.
A man has gone missing in Ladywood, Birmingham. Soho Police have tweeted the following:
A police officer who sparked a nationwide terror alert by making a hoax 999 call to his own force has seen his jail term increased.Read the full story ›