Tipton Imam: 'Blessing from God we escaped fatalities'

Imam Ghulam Rasool, from the Kanz-ul-Iman Muslim Welfare Association Central Jamia Mosque in Tipton, has told ITV News the congregation was lucky to avoid major harm after the terror attack during the first Friday prayers of Ramadan.

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Life sentence for racist murder

Racist Pavlo Lapshyn who admitted murdering a grandfather from Birmingham and planting bombs near mosques in the West Midlands has been sentenced to life in prison with a minimum of 40 years.