A man from Warwickshire, who proposed to his sweetheart moments after being diagnosed with terminal stomach cancer, has died.Read the full story ›
A man walked into a branch of McDonald's yesterday before jumping over the counter and demanding staff open the safe.
It happened at around 11:30pm last night at the restaurant on London Road in Rugby.
The robber cleared out the safe and then made off on foot across the A45.
Nobody was injured but police are asking witnesses to come forward.
The robber is white, of a medium build, in his early to mid 20s, 5 foot 6, with his face covered. He was wearing dark clothing, a black padded jacket, jeans and trainers.
To celebrate Saint George's Day, find out how much you know about England with our quiz.Read the full story ›
Music and Morris dancers are part of the celebrations in Leicester, marking the start of asparagus season and St George's DayRead the full story ›
Your pictures: St George's Day in the MidlandsRead the full story ›
Shakespeare was born in Warwickshire 451 years ago today and he died 399 years ago today. We celebrate the greatest Midlander of all time.Read the full story ›
Students at a school in Aston have put a new twist on an old favourite with their rock rendition of God Save The Queen.
The students from Sacred Heart Catholic School teamed up with D-NEL to celebrate England's patron saint.
The youngsters also wanted to mark the Queen's 89th birthday yesterday, the upcoming birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's second child and the General Election.
There is long queues and two lanes are closed on the M6 Southbound between J3A M6 Toll and J3 A444 / B4113 (Nuneaton / Bedworth / Coventry) because of an accident involving a lorry, van and a car.
A 78-year-old man has been handed a two year suspended prison sentence for killing his sick wife, who asked him to end her suffering.Read the full story ›
The driver of a convertible sports car was trapped for an hour after a crash in Leamington yesterday.Read the full story ›