A devoted couple who died a week apart from one another after 71 years of marriage have been laid to rest.
Olympic gymnast Kristian Thomas returns to his gym in Halesowen tonight for a special reception.
A 12-year-old boy from Halesowen has caught a tuna fish weighing 13 stone 5oz during a fishing trip in Madeira.
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Police searching for a missing woman from Halesowen have released a new photo of her.
Ruth Lewis, 59, hasn't been seen since Saturday.
Police say she is often in the Haden Hill Park area and usually wears outdoor trekking clothing.
Dozens of penguins at Dudley Zoo witnessed a poolside proposal when a man dropped to his knee and asked his girlfriend to marry him.
28-year-old Dan Pearson and 29-year-old Claire Tedstone from Halesowen are season ticket holders at the zoo and he decided penguin bay would make the ideal romantic spot.
– Claire Tedstone
We both love Dudley Zoo and the penguins are my favourite animals. When he pulled out the ring and got down on one knee I was so surprised I forgot to say yes – I was too busy hugging him and squealing with delight!
Detectives continue to question man and woman on suspicion of the murder of 80-yr-old Cynthia Beamond from Halesowen.http://t.co/xlcYjIiJi9
Detectives are continuing to question a man and a woman in connection with the murder of an 80-year-old woman from Halesowen.
Cynthia Beamond was found at her home on Friday. A post-mortem examination revealed she died as a result of head injuries suffered during a violent attack.
A 32-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman are still being questioned by detectives, who have until Thursday (3 July) to charge or release the pair.
Police have recovered the car of a pensioner who was found murdered at her home in Halesowen on Sunday.
A post-mortem examination revealed 80-year-old Cynthia Beamond died as a result of head injuries suffered during a violent attack.
Her T registration Vauxhall Astra went missing from her home, but was found in Druids Heath in Birmingham just before 3pm yesterday following a report from a member of the public.
The car has now been recovered and is currently being thoroughly examined. The police are still asking for help to establish the car’s movements since Friday lunchtime until yesterday afternoon.
A 32-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman are being questioned by detectives, who have until Thursday (3 July) to charge or release the pair.
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Police continue to appeal for help to find the car that belongs to an 80-year-old woman who was found dead in her home in Halesowen.
Cynthia Beamond's body was found yesterday.
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Police have said somebody has taken time, and gone to some lengths to hide the body of a pensioner who was found dead at her home in Halesowen yesterday.
80-year-old Cynthia Beamond was last seen on Friday.
Detective Superintendent Mark Payne said the police were exploring why someone might have taken care to hide the body.
Police are still searching for the car of a pensioner after she was found dead at an address in Halesowen yesterday evening.
Cynthis Beamond was last seen on Friday 27 June, and the body of the 80-year-old was found at her Howley Grange address on Sunday.
Two people have been arrested, but police are still trying to trace the victim's car, and a number of other items missing from her house including a television and a laptop.
The car is a silver Vauxhall Astra, with the registration T419 MDA.
A post mortem examination is underway to determine what caused Mrs Beamond's death.
– Detective Superintendent Mark Payne
Cynthia was a very independent lady, who lived on her own. We continue to support Cynthia’s family at this time and they have been kept fully updated of these developments.
Detectives are continuing to investigate the death of pensioner Cynthia Beamond whose body was discovered at her house in Halesowen.
Police searches of the address were sparked after the 80-year-old was reported missing.
Two people were arrested yesterday on suspicion of her murder.
The 32-year-old man and 23-year-old woman are still being held.
Detectives have found the body of pensioner Cynthia Beamond after searching her address in Halesowen in the Black Country. Police searches of the address were sparked after the 80-year-old was reported missing.
Two people are being held by detectives this evening on suspicion of her murder; a 32-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman.
– Detective Superintendent Tim Bacon
Mrs Beamond's property has been searched by specialist officers in a bid to preserve as much evidence as possible.
We continue to support Cynthia's family at this time and they have been kept fully updated of these developments.
The body is yet to be formally identified and a post mortem will be carried out at the earliest opportunity. Police continue to appeal for information to find Mrs Beamond's car, a silver Vauxhall Astra registration T419 MDA.