There were passionate exchanges in the House of Lords today over the fight to save Walsall Art Gallery.
Its future is in doubt because the local council has to find £86m of savings by 2020. Today the battle to save the gallery and its treasured collections raised anger in the House of Lords - despite suggestions from the minister that other ways to fund the gallery might be considered.
Their slogan is ‘Where dogs can bring their owners’ - and there's special ‘doggy beer’ for pooches to wash down their shepherd’s pie.Read the full story ›
Tributes have been pouring in for an ‘outstanding’ teacher Cheran Brach who has died suddenly.Read the full story ›
Tributes have been pouring in for an ‘outstanding’ teacher from Walsall who has died suddenly.Read the full story ›
A member of the public found the chihuahua but he wasn't microchipped.Read the full story ›
West Midlands Fire Service say a fire at a disused leisure centre in Walsall was challenging to put out.
Good progress now being made with a simultaneous attack from above & below fire. A challenging incident due to comp… https://t.co/Eg08t1hVwS
Nine fire engines attended Oak Park Leisure Centre on Lichfield Road last night. There are no reports of anyone being injured.
Nine fire engines attended a fire at the Oak Park Leisure Centre on Lichfield Road in Walsall this evening.Read the full story ›
Up to nine West Midlands Fire Service appliances are currently in attendance at a now disused Leisure Centre in Walsall this evening following a fire.
In a Tweet West Midlands Fire Service described the incident as 'severe.' More updates to follow:
A man who was travelling on the number 4 Diamond bus was taken to hospital following the incident.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for information after a collision that killed a 67-year-old woman.Read the full story ›