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Free Christmas Day lunch for the elderly and homeless

The Classic Fish Bar in Erdington Credit: BPM Media

A chip shop is Birmingham is opening its doors today on Christmas Day to help feed the homeless and elderly.

Brothers Asef and Hamid Faqiri are providing a turkey dinner with all the trimmings, and say free free fish and chips will also be given out to those who want something simpler.

Staff are serving up a traditional turkey dinner in takeaway boxes to give to anyone who turns up between 1pm and 4pm.

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A special festive wish from these schoolchildren

Students from a school in Birmingham which has gone from being in special measures to receiving the first positive Ofsted report in its history, have recorded a special festive message for ITV News Central.

Watch the video featuring pupils from The Oasis Academy Foundry.

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