A man has died, and a woman has serious injuries after they were hit by a car in Wolverhampton during this morning’s commute.
Birmingham Airport has launched a fully electric bus fleet to replace the current diesel vehicles in operation – the first UK airport to implement six ultra-low emission buses.
Festive artwork from more than 30 schools from across Dudley borough is set to go on display in the windows of the historic Himley Hall this December.
Showbiz legend, Jimmy Tarbuck, returned to the pantomime stage last night to celebrate the 125th Anniversary of Wolverhampton Grand Theatre.
Ravens Rescue, a charity who look to save the lives of cats and dogs before rehoming them, has been forced to close its doors as its vets bill tops £7k.
Police have been granted extra time to question a man and woman on suspicion of terrorism offences.
The Lichfield Street venue has announced nine new shows including the UK tour of Grease and dates for comedians Rob Beckett and Romesh Ranganathan.
Stray Cat Rescue Team West Midlands have put out a call for long term foster carers for Maximus - the stray cat who has melted the hearts of thousands around the region.
Wolverhampton Grand Theatre has announced that next year’s magical family pantomime will be Cinderella - a spectacular new production, produced by the team at the theatre.
The Mayor of Dudley is backing this year’s Operation Santa, calling for people to donate gifts and toys to families in need this Christmas.
Tye venue’s Winter Weekender began this weekend with the sell out Polar Express Pyjama Party
Walsall Arboretum was transformed into a magical Christmas scene yesterday as hundreds of Santas showed their support for Acorns Children’s Hospice.
With less than a month to go to the big day, Sycamore Adventure is gearing up for the festive season.
A housing fraudster who dishonestly withheld information to obtain a council property has landed a six month suspended sentence and a bill of £2,000.
There’ll be festive lights, high teas and Christmas exhibitions at Himley Hall this December.
Councillors have approved a planning application for a new council-run leisure centre in Dudley town centre with enabling works expected to start early next year.
The family of a man murdered in Dudley have bravely spoken of their pain a year on since his death, as they appealed for help in tracing those involved in his killing.
Dudley Museum will be throwing its doors open for an evening of dinosaur themed fun in the run up to Christmas.
Today, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre has announced plans to extend services for those living with, and affected by, dementia in the local community and surrounding areas.
Borough residents are being encouraged to discuss their experiences of dealing with Dudley Council online to help improve the service for users.
The Winter Wonderland grotto is officially open at Dudley Zoo after panto stars, Su Pollard and Jeffrey Holland, launched the Christmas festivities.
Birmingham Hippodrome have launched a seven day fundraising campaign urging people to dig deep to raise £20,000 to give the gift of theatre to 3,000 young people.
The appeal, based at The Waterfront complex in Brierley Hill, collects Christmas gifts for families across the borough so no child feels forgotten by Santa on Christmas Day.
Bosses at Birmingham's Irish Centre have spoken of a sense of 'sadness and nostalgia' as its Digbeth home prepares to close its doors after half a century.
A man has died in a two-vehicle road traffic collision in Wolverhampton.
A fundraising appeal to save Acorns Children’s Hospice in the Black Country has reached an important milestone thanks to the impressive efforts of the local community.
A Sandwell supermarket has generously donated more than 300 mince pies for the Mayor of Sandwells civic carol concert on Saturday..
The Bromsgrove MP, and Chancellor of the Exchequer, took a look around the new Resonance Music College at The Waterfront as part of a visit to support Dudley South candidate, Mike Wood in the upcoming General Election.
Music, Minions and markets featured at the Christmas lights switch-on event in Stourbridge on Saturday.
Top TV character comedian, Tom Binns, is bringing his award-winning one man stand-up show to Halesowen this weekend, with a few tickets still remaining.
A rogue Dudley borough landlord has been fined more than £150,000 after failing to rectify safety hazards in a property they let.
The Trust has received recognition as a ‘Disability Confident Leader’ by the Department for Work and Pensions.
Nearly 17,000 homes were built in the West Midlands last year, meaning the number of homes constructed in the region has more than doubled in the last eight years.
A headteacher and secretary were this week jailed for defrauding their Smethwick school of more than half a million pounds.
Wolverhampton Grand Theatre has released an exclusive first look at its 125th anniversary pantomime with images from the rehearsal room of Dick Whittington.
Five shops profiting from the sale of illegal tobacco have been hit with closure orders following a landmark case, successfully brought to court by Dudley Trading Standards.
Cradley Heathens have confirmed that they will not be in league racing next season.
Detectives are appealing for information after four masked men carried out a burglary at a Halesowen home this morning.
The West End and Broadway smash hit will be the Christmas show at Birmingham’s Alexandra theatre from Tuesday 8 December 2020 to Saturday 2 January 2021 as part of its first ever UK tour.
West Midlands Police is helping divert some of the region’s most prolific burglars away from a life of crime thanks to an innovative project that sees offenders sign up to rehabilitation ‘contracts’ or face more time behind bars.
An Appeal launched by Acorns Children’s Hospice is set to benefit thanks to an auction of eight Garrison Tailors suits donated by Peaky Blinders creator and Acorns supporter, Steven Knight.
Morrisons is set to become the first supermarket in the UK to offer boxes of unsold food to help fight food waste.
A prolific offender, who burgled the home of a family friend, has been jailed for committing a string of offences.
Councillors and employees at Dudley Council are paying tribute to Alderman of the borough Rachel Harris, who passed away at the weekend after a short illness.
A new Birmingham venue and ‘vinyl bar’ will open its doors to music fans this weekend with a huge four-day launch featuring 45 bands, musicians, artists and DJs from across Birmingham and the Midlands.
More than a thousand people braved the rain and turned out to enjoy the annual Christmas light switch on in Dudley town centre on Saturday.
The sister of a murdered Sandwell woman has made a short film to raise awareness of domestic abuse and the support that is available for victims and their families.
Staff at Dudley Zoo are extending their gratitude to a loyal supporter who has been the only adopter of their Guanacos for over thirty years.
Plumbers, sparkies and builders are being invited to play their role in the fight against cowboy builders by signing up to Dudley Council’s Fix-A-Home scheme.
A sixth teenager has been arrested in connection with violence that broke out at Star City, as the investigation into the disorder at the weekend continues.
A number of arrests have been made following disorder at Star City in Birmingham tonight.
Police in Dudley are highlighting the ways you can help make your neighbourhood a safer place, whatever your skills, availability or experience.
The behaviour of two West Midlands Police officers were found to have amounted to gross misconduct this week, and would have resulted in instant dismissal had they both not resigned before their respective misconduct hearings.
Eagle-eyed theatre patrons may think they’re seeing double when a much-loved festive production hits the stage next week.
Cradley Heath’s Debonair Dance Academy, currently enjoying its 20th year, has plenty to celebrate as five young students have been put forward for seven nominations at prestigious UK dance awards.
A 20 year-old man’s been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a shooting in Bartley Green on Sunday.