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School Stories - Des goes back in time

Des is back with a new series of our School Stories series, celebrating exciting projects that schoolchildren right across the Midlands are working on this term.

He's been to Cradley Church of England Primary School in Halesowen where the pupils are celebrating the school's 120th anniversary - and to mark the big occasion, everyone is going back in time to how their class might have looked in the Victorian age.



Man suffers life threatening injuries following hit and run

Credit: West Midlands Police.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 26-year-old man suffered life threatening injuries during a hit and run in Birmingham.

Chris Hood was crossing Brays Road in Sheldon at around 10pm on Monday night when he was struck by an unknown vehicle.

He remains in a critical condition in hospital, anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.

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