The M42 southbound lane is closed on the exit slip road due to a broken down vehicle at J4 A34 / A3400 (Shirley / Dorridge).
Lane one on the slip road is closed as you leave the motorway up towards the traffic lights.
Police would like to trace a man suspected of tricking an elderly woman into handing over her PIN and bank card, and stealing £400.Read the full story ›
A 24-year-old man's been arrested on suspicion of murder, following the death of a woman involved in a disturbance at a property in Marston Green near Solihull.
Officers found the woman, believed to be in her 60s, and a 38-year-old man, both with injuries, just after 1.20pm. Both were taken to hospital, where the woman later died.
A post-mortem examination is due to be carried out tomorrow.
Parents are being warned after a man attempted to abduct a teenage girl in Chelmsley Wood.Read the full story ›
Birmingham singing quartet The Neales, featuring father Laurie and his three sons, Phil, Dan and James, have been beaten to the Britain's Got Talent winner's crown.
They tweeted their thanks earlier to everyone who voted for them, but didn't make the top three of ITV's live final earlier this evening.
This year's competition was won by the act known as Jules and Matisse.
Twelve acts will go head to head in the BGT final as they battle it out to perform in front of the Queen at this year's Royal Variety show.Read the full story ›
A family from Solihull could be crowned the winners of Britain's Got Talent tonight.
The Neales are a singing quartet from the West Midlands, made up of father Laurie and his three sons, Phil, Dan and James.
Show boss and judge Simon Cowell was moved to tears by their performance in the semi-finals.
You can watch their performance tonight with the final being shown live on ITV this evening from 7.30pm.
Solihull vocal group The Neales have made it through to the finals of Britain's Got Talent on Sunday.
The group is made up of a father and his three sons and formed after Dad, Laurie wanted to be closer to his children after suffering a heart attack.
A tortoise disappeared from his home "looking for love" - and ended up 20 miles away.Read the full story ›
A children's play area in Chelmsley wood has been destroyed by a fire.
First incident of the night is a children's play area totally destroyed by fire. Arson has ruined this lovely park! http://t.co/4TLGFpXaZC
Firefighters believe the fire at Meriden Park yesterday evening was started deliberately.
An investigation is underway and CCTV is being examined.