The party are looking for a new leader following the shock departure of Diane James after just 18 days in charge.Read the full story ›
A man who was found with head injuries in Halesowen in the early hours of Friday has died in hospital this morning.
Karl Swift, 33, from South Yorkshire, was taken to hospital in a critical condition after being found on New Road at around 12.30am.
Detectives are now treating the death as murder.
Two men, aged 23 and 58, who are both from the South Yorkshire area were arrested yesterday on suspicion of Grievous Bodily Harm (GBH). The pair have been bailed pending further investigation.
Our investigation is progressing and while we have now made two arrests we still need to speak to any witnesses who were in the area late on Thursday night into Friday morning.
We still believe there may have been an incident at the William Shenstone Wetherspoons pub in Halesowen prior to the victim leaving and we would ask anyone with information to call 101 as soon as possible.
Alternatively, information can be passed to the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.
Police are investigating after armed robbers car-jacked a Ford Mondeo in Stourbridge and drove off with two women in the back.Read the full story ›
"On arrival, ambulance staff were told that the 14 year old girl had fallen face first."Read the full story ›
Dudley Zoo are hoping green fingered gardeners can help out by donating any unwanted bamboo canesRead the full story ›
Usually reindeer are born around April or May, but during a great week of weather Dudley Zoo is celebrating the rare birth of yet another.Read the full story ›
Detectives have named a man found dead at a house in Netherton as father-of-two Simon Johnson.Read the full story ›
A man from Dudley who pushed his ex-partner from a second floor window, leaving her with a broken spine, has been jailed for 24 years.Read the full story ›
Motorists are being advised to take care around the Himley Road area after a lorry overturned. Emergency services are currently at the scene.
Take care around Himley road, Milking Bank island as HGV overturned. Crews assisting police, traffic slow https://t.co/PgoRJ3zecD
UKIP West Midlands MEP, Bill Etheridge, has revealed that he is standing to be leader of UKIP.
He made announcement at a press conference in Sedgley, Dudley, earlier.