Reports from the scene indicate that the fire was approximately the size of a bonfire and confined to the ground floor.Read the full story ›
Fire crews are have released photos of the aftermath of a fire after a man fell asleep whilst smoking in bed.
They described how a man had a 'lucky escape' at the property in Harborne after falling asleep with a cigarette in the early hours of the morning.
Passengers had a lucky escape when a bus crashed into a car in Harborne and mounted the pavement.Read the full story ›
A pedestrian has died after being hit by a car in Birmingham last night.
The accident happened on Croftdown Road in the Harborne area of the city at around 10.45pm.
Members of the public tried to save the pedestrian, a middle-aged man, with CPR until ambulance crews arrived.
Ambulance staff immediately began treating the man, but he was confirmed dead at the scene.
The roundabout near Queen Elizabeth Hospital is understood to be at risk of collapsing into the ground.Read the full story ›
Due to a road accident on #CourtOakRoad, service 24 is diverted in both directions via Court Oak Road, Queens Park Road (1/2)
The A4123 Court Oak Road is closed in both directions due to an accident.
The area involved is between Hampton Court Road / Queen's Park Road and A4040 Lordswood Road / Crosbie Road.
Traffic heading away from Quinton is affected and buses are also being diverted.
Tennal Road, Northfield Road & War Lane. (2/2)
Drivers faced chaos this morning after part of Harborne High Street was closed because of debris in the road.
The route is shut between A4040 Harborne Park Road and Station Road after parts of the derelict Hunstman pub were blown onto the carriageway by high winds last night.
A man is due to appear in court today charged with the murder of a father from Birmingham.
Baljit Singh was last seen two days before Christmas when he left his home to collect a birthday cake for his son. His body was discovered in the basement of a house in Rowley Regis on New Year's Day.
A post-mortem found he died from head injuries and a knife wound to the neck. Stuart Millership, of no fixed abode, will appear at Wolverhampton Magistrates Court charged with his murder.
A man has been charged with the murder of Baljit Singh from Harborne, Birmingham, whose body was found on New Year's Day.Read the full story ›
Concerns grow for missing Harborne man Steven Overton, he was last seen earlier today. http://t.co/PVoEiFGRfg
Steven was last seen driving away in his brown Astra his car was spotted on the M5 south. http://t.co/BV1NzFltYF
If you have seen Steven Overton or his car then please call us on 101.