A Sutton Coldfield couple who booked Las Vegas flights from the wrong airport are now set to explore Birmingham in Alabama for free.Read the full story ›
Hundreds of jobs are at risk across the Midlands as BHS has confirmed it is going into administration.
It comes less than a month after the struggling retailer was granted a lifeline by creditors who agreed a plan to reduce the rent on some of its high street stores.
BHS owner, Dominic Chappell, insisted no one was to blame:
"No one is to blame. It was a combination of bad trading and not being able to raise enough money from the property portfolio.
"In the end, we just couldn't reach an agreement with Arcadia over pensions."
The beleaguered high street chain will file for administration today, threatening almost 11,000 jobs.
Is this incontrovertible proof that life from another planet visited Sutton Coldfield in the middle of the night?Read the full story ›
A 41-year-old man accused of stabbing a pregnant woman has appeared in court by a prison video-link.Read the full story ›
A pregnant woman has been flown to hospital in a critical condition following a stabbing in Sutton Coldfield.Read the full story ›
A "police incident" in Sutton Coldfield has closed the A5127 Brassington Avenue in both directions.
An air ambulance has attended the scene near The Lower Parade.
The trial of a breast surgeon charged with 21 counts of unlawfully and maliciously wounding 11 patients in the Midlands could be moved.Read the full story ›
Two cars were left badly damaged after a crash on a dual carriageway last night.Read the full story ›
Police are searching for a 90-year-old woman who has gone missing from a residential care home in Sutton Coldfield.
Virginia Clarke is believed to have left the home in Grange Road between midnight and 3am this morning.
She has acute dementia and struggles to communicate.
She was wearing dark trousers, a cream T-shirt and a light brown cardigan at the time she disappeared.
Detectives in Sutton Coldfield are appealing for witnesses and information in relation to disorder in the town centre on 13 February.Read the full story ›