Police are searching for a 'callous' thief who robbed an elderly woman on a mobility scooter in the Black Country.
A dentist in Birmingham jailed for seven years for defrauding the NHS out of £1.4 million, has been ordered to pay the money back.
From the outside this semi-detached three bedroom house in Birmingham looks like a steal - inside it hides a filthy secret.
Firefighters are still at the scene of a major fire at a recycling plant in Tipton.
One water jet is still in use this morning as crews tackle the blaze. Residents living in the area have been warned to keep their doors and windows closed due to the amount of smoke.
The #tiptonfire is still causing large amounts of smoke in the area, residents need to keep their doors and windows closed.
General Manager of Nottingham Express Transit, Paul Robinson, says the company is 'proud' of the service they've delivered over a ten year period.
We can look back on a superb ten year period that has seen local residents and people from further afield discover the convenience of travelling by tram.
We are very proud of the service we deliver and the tram sets Nottingham apart from many other leading cities in the country. With somewhere between 8 million and 10 million passenger journeys a year, NET has made a major impact on local public transport services.
As part of our anniversary celebrations, we’ve involved both customers and staff as we look forward to exciting times ahead.
Nottingham City Council has also praised the benefits of the network to the city's economy. Councillor Jane Urquhart said:
Nottingham’s tram continues to be a really successful part of the city and its reputation. It has already brought economic development through Line One and we look forward to the expanded network doing the same.”
Station Commander at West Midlands Fire Service, Neil Griffiths, says there are 30 firefighters at the scene of a fire at a recycling plant in Tipton.
Hundreds of farmers got together in Leicestershire today to help raise money for colleagues who are still suffering after the recent floods.
They have collected much-needed funds by organising a giant ploughing competition.