A West Midlands MP is campaigning to raise awareness about a life-threatening condition, which is killing one person every five minutes in the UK. Sepsis is a rare but serious complication of an infection, which when left untreated, can be fatal.
Dudley South MP Mike Wood thought he just had a cold when he ended up in hospital, and had to be put into a medically induced coma after going into septic shock. Rebecca Burrows reports.
Police are continuing to hunt a knifeman who stabbed a victim in Dudley after a girl allegedly shouted "get him."Read the full story ›
A Carpathian lynx at Dudley Zoo has been having some fun with a hose pipe.
20-month-old Dakota started playing with it as the Senior Keeper began filling up the pool in the enclosure.
The hose was in the pool when Dakota suddenly appeared, grabbed the end of it in his mouth and started to pull it away!
Just like a domestic cat would play with a piece of string, Dakota was doing exactly the same and I ended up playing tug of war with him to try and get the hose back out the enclosure
The wheelchairs are specially adapted for disabled children to use during sport and exercise and are a lifeline for those who use them.Read the full story ›
Christ Church in Coseley was broken into on Sunday night with vandals throwing the safe to break it open.Read the full story ›
A taxi driver was left covered in blood after being brutally attacked by passengers.Read the full story ›
Four teenagers have been convicted of hurling stones through a taxi window − and leaving a 70-year-old passenger with a fractured skull.Read the full story ›
A dangerous driver who killed a teenage motorist in a crash which split her car in half in Dudley has been jailed for six years.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for information after an elderly man from Dudley was robbed in his own home on New Year’s Eve.Read the full story ›
"As a family we are totally devastated and really need to find out the truth of what happened that night."Read the full story ›