A conman who posed as the brother of comedian Peter Kay, to trick pub landlords in the East Midlands out of money, has been jailed for two years.
Peter Stead pretended to raise money for a charity set up to help a young boy with cancer. The boy's mother has said Stead's sentencing is 'disgusting'.
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Police believe a Birmingham man who missed a court appearance in connection with downloading indecent images may have fled to Ireland.
Police were called to Urban Village in Selly Oak in the early hours of last Saturday morning.