How do we tackle the congestion and air pollution problems in Midlands towns and cities? A new study shows in Birmingham only 3% of people cycle to work - the lowest out of the seven cities in the study but why?
Also as prominent East Midlands Tory MPs challenge the government over Brexit - we debate is a cut off date for leaving the EU really a good idea.
A father-of-four who knocked a man unconscious in the street with a single punch has escaped jail.Read the full story ›
The wooden rollercoaster - known only as SW8 - is the first ride since the infamous Smiler attraction.Read the full story ›
The latest incident comes months after 600 tonnes of plastic and paper was abandoned just miles away.Read the full story ›
Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service urges residents to follow safety instructions after a pet dog started a house fire.Read the full story ›
Distraught owners delivered 400 leaflets and spent almost £2k on a pet detective only for their cat to turn up two weeks later.Read the full story ›
Witnesses who saw the incident said that the man threw the dog in the air a number of times and let her drop to the floor.Read the full story ›
Previously only those in full-time education were able to benefit from half price travel across the region.Read the full story ›
The family of a three-year-old boy have launched a £30,000 appeal to pay for surgery not available on the NHS, to help him walk unaidedRead the full story ›
Five of the pairs of siblings are identical twins, so telling them apart can be a little tricky for staff.Read the full story ›