Vinney, who was born with half a heart, recovered so well from surgery that he was able to go home to Moseley to enjoy his first Christmas.Read the full story ›
RSPCA are appealing for information after a goose was shot through the head with a crossbow bolt - and survived.Read the full story ›
“We have far more in common than that which divides us” - the tribute to the Labour MP on a wall outside a Moseley kebab shop.Read the full story ›
Moseley Farmers’ Market: Sat 27th Feb (Moseley)
There’ll be over 60 stalls selling a range of produce this weekend at Moseley Farmers’ Market.
From fruit and vegetables to cheeses and wine or pies and beer, there’ll be food for everyone’s tastebuds. All food available is locally produced, reared or grown by stall holders.
“This Farmers’ Market is unlike any other in the Midlands as shown by the thousands that come from even 40-50 miles away. It is an event that many in South Birmingham have discovered is worth a visit. We’re now shortlisted for the best in the UK again, up against the likes of Farmers’ Markets such as Edinburgh”
For prices, opening times and more information visit: http://moseleyfarmersmarket.org.uk/
17th Century Christmas: 12th December (Moseley Old Hall)
Join in with celebrations of a 17th century Christmas at Moseley Old Hall this weekend. Visitors will get the opportunity to taste traditional Christmas recipes, explore the house decorated with traditional greenery, toast the festive season with spiced drinks and play games from the past.
For prices, times and more information visit:www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/8ade0851-29d6-47ad-9a88-8bb2cb70dbee/pages/details
A key player in England's Ashes win has opened a £2m sports complex at his old school in Birmingham.Read the full story ›
Three people from Walsall have been arrested on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences.
Two men, aged 21 and 27, and one woman, aged 21, were detained at their home addresses at about 6am this morning.
West Midlands Police said the arrests were pre-planned and intelligence led. There was no immediate threat to public safety, police added.
Searches are being carried out at eight associated addresses in the Walsall area and one in Moseley, Birmingham.
Three people are due to appear in court after a failed robbery attempt at a Birmingham post office yesterday.
The trio - 18-year-old Ilyas Khan from Kingswood Road, 20-year-old Tayyab Ayaz from Brighton Road and a 17-year-old boy from the Moseley area - have been charged in connection with the investigation.
All three have been remanded in custody to appear at Birmingham Magistrates Court this morning.
They are charged with robbery, threatening someone with a bladed article and theft of a motor vehicle.
A primary school was closed today after a car crashed into a building wall early this morning. West Midlands police confirm they are investigating.
A white Vauxhall Astra collided with the wall of Springfield School, Springfield Road, Moseley at around 5am this morning.
A structural engineer is currently assessing the damage.
No occupants were found in the vehicle. Police inquiries are ongoing to trace the occupants.
A £9million redevelopment project to overhaul the child and adolescent mental health service at Birmingham Children's Hospital are set to be unveiled in full today.
To mark World Mental Health Day, bosses will outline the proposals at the hospital's Parkview Clinic in Moseley.
Work is expected to begin in the new year on the project.