Coventry will host one of the highlights of the UK motoring calendar with Motofest 2015. With a special circuit built around the city.Read the full story ›
A fine day across the Midlands, but some rain in the West Midlands later.Read the full story ›
May has been unseasonably cool and wet, especially the first half, with more rain today. Summer starts on Monday will it bring the heat?Read the full story ›
After a dry spell we have some unsettled weather on the way and that means plenty of rain. Read on for more informationRead the full story ›
A tortoise disappeared from his home "looking for love" - and ended up 20 miles away.Read the full story ›
A new £14.9 million bridge deck - the biggest alteration to the Coventry ring road - opens today, 15 months after demolition work began.Read the full story ›
An unemployed student from Coventry has been jalied for six years after being found guilty of trying to join Islamic State fighters in Syria.
20 year-old Zakariyah Ishaq had already received police mentoring to turn him away from radicalisation - but he slipped out of the country to try to become a jihadist. Jane Hesketh reports
Ashiq left the UK on November 6 last year by bus from Victoria Station in London and made his way across the Channel to Amsterdam.
He continued his journey via Frankfurt in Germany and Bulgaria to Jordan.
But when he failed to cross the border into Syria, he flew back to Heathrow, where he was arrested on November 20th.
An unemployed student from Coventry has been jailed for 6 years after being found guilty of trying to join Islamic State fighters in Syria.Read the full story ›
Staffordshire Police secure first conviction for drug driving following the introduction of a new law.Read the full story ›