Central History

Black History Month: The black Midlands icons you should know about

October is black history month and here we highlight the lives and achievements of iconic black people from the Midlands

Human skull discovered near river is approximately a thousand years old

Radiocarbon dating shows that it dates back to the Medieval period between 960-1150 AD.

Meet the first black president of the Birmingham Law Society

A lawyer from Smethwick says she wants to make real change and improve diversity in the legal industry.