Here’s a numbers guide to 25 years of the Birmingham Royal Ballet.Read the full story ›
Birmingham's Royal Ballet is celebrating its 25th anniversary today.
The company moved to the Birmingham in 1990 when it became the resident ballet company at the Birmingham Hippodrome.
In 1997 it finally broke away from the Royal Ballet in London to become a company in its own right.
A film telling the life story of Birmingham-based Malala Yousafzai will be screened tonight at the London Film Festival ahead of its release next month.
'He Named Me Malala' is about Malala's fight to win girls the right to an education in her native Pakistan, telling her story up until her attempted assassination by the Taliban.
She was flown to Britain and treated at Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth Hospital, making a full recovery.
She is now based in the city with her family and recently achieved As and A*s in her GCSEs.
The film will go on general release on the 6th November.
Dramatic footage showing the moment a car thief tried ramming his way out of a patrol car blockade has been released.Read the full story ›
A police officer from Birmingham has appeared in court charged with making a "false and malicious" claim of a kidnap plot.Read the full story ›
A pizza delivery driver has been jailed after jumping four red traffic lights to impress bosses into giving him a job.Read the full story ›
An eye specialist is the latest victim of a gang of muggers targeting cyclists on Birmingham's canals.Read the full story ›
A driver had a narrow escape after her car crashed through a railway embankment and stopped a few yards away from an oncoming train.Read the full story ›
The 68-year-old will discuss his life story and be interviewed by a celebrity.Read the full story ›
Two car collision led one of them to leave the road, travelling through a wall and a fence in the process.Read the full story ›