Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospital NHS trust is to cut 450 jobs in a bid to make budget savings.Read the full story ›
A former care worker has been handed three life sentences after attempting to poison fellow staff at a home in West Bromwich.Read the full story ›
A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a man was found at a flat in Sandwell.Read the full story ›
Labour have held Sandwell, gaining one seat from an Independent candidate.Read the full story ›
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Sandwell Hospital bosses have apologised to a daughter who claims her terminally ill mother was ‘neglected’ in the days before her death.Read the full story ›
The former Labour Leader Ed Miliband led tributes to the late councillor Darren Cooper at a memorial service being held in his honour.Read the full story ›
This Saturday Manor House Museum will host a St George’s Day Family Fun Day.
There will be a re-enactment encampment, magic, crafts and much more. Food will also be available.
Then on Sunday it’s the annual St George's Day Parade and Family Fun Day. A parade will leave Westminster Road around 10.45am and arrive at Dartmouth Park an hour later.
The Royal British Legion will lead the parade and a remembrance and respect ceremony and one minute silence in the park at 12 noon.
The fun day then runs until 5pm, with a host of entertainment, including Pat Collins Fun Fair, At the fun day there’ll be bouncy castles, slides, go-karts, live performances and a children’s magic show.
There will be loads to see and do, and visitors can get a glimpse of this beautiful 13th century building. You can also bring a picnic to enjoy in the grounds.
For prices, opening times and more information visit: www.sandwell.gov.uk/joininmuseums
A car has crashed into a house in Sandwell. It is not yet known if anyone was injured.
A factory worker has admitted to stabbing his partner to death in a drunken rage.Read the full story ›