A mother from Nottingham has been giving evidence in the trial of Kevin Wright, who is accused of stealing and defrauding charities.
A Tamworth father accused of stealing thousands of pounds from a fund he set up to raise cash for son's cancer treatment has gone on trial.
Tamworth has been named as having one of the highest obesity rates of any town or city in the UK.
Tamworth have been knocked out of the FA Cup, following a 2-1 defeat at home to League One side Bristol City.
Sam Baldock scored in the 83rd minute, to add to Jay Emmanuel-Thomas' first half opener for Bristol City, to make it 2-0, and out of sight for Conference side Tamworth.
The home side did manage to score a late goal through Andy Todd, but it was not enough to put them into the Third Round draw, which takes place shortly.
we are inat at factory building fire in Tamworth with 4 pumps 1alp a command support unit and 3 officers, we have 3main jets in use.....
Tamworth incident in Ninian Way, incident has been sectorised 2 sectors in use
Staffordshire police are appealing for witnesses following a fire on an industrial estate.
Over 40 tonnes of baled plastic caught fire yesterday evening causing damage to materials stored in the yard.
Around 45 firefighters and five fire appliances were involved in tacking the blaze with five further appliances having to be drafted in from Warwickshire at the height of the blaze.
Staffordshire Police are asking anyone who saw or heard suspicious activity in the area around the time of the fire to contact them.
40 tonnes of baled plastic are currently on fire at an industrial estate in Tamworth.
Eight fire engines are at the blaze on the Lichfield Road Industrial Estate.
There are currently no reports of injuries.
6 fire engines are dealing with a building fire in the Lichfield Road Industrial Estate area of Tamworth. Large amount of smoke in area
The co-founder of Drayton Manor Theme Park has died, less than a month after her husband.
Vera Bryan died this morning at Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield, aged 96.
She and her husband, George, bought the derelict site in Tamworth in 1949 for just £6,000.
The park opened in 1950, soon becoming a national tourist attraction.
A man accused of stabbing his friend repeatedly during an argument at a house in Birmingham has been remanded in custody by a court.
Emmanuel Cassie, aged 21, from Sykes Moor, Tamworth, was charged with wounding with intent after the incident in Gooch Street, Highgate, in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Officers were called to the house by paramedics who treated a 20-year-old man for multiple stab wounds. His condition today was described as serious but stable.
Cassie appeared before Birmingham Magistrates Court this morning and was remanded in custody until January 20.
Extra postal workers are being recruited across the Midlands in time for the busy Christmas period.
Four thousand jobs across ten temporary parcel sorting centres around the country, including Tamworth, Peterborough and Northampton, will form part of the 21,000 seasonal workers needed.
Mark Higson from Royal Mail said: "Christmas is the busiest time of year for Royal Mail and our customers.
"Royal Mail has invested in ten temporary parcel sort centres to increase our scale and improve our flexibility during this important time of year for our customers."
Applicants should visit Royal Mail.