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How taking aspirin can play life-saving role in cancer treatment 

26 Sep 18

Compared with other patients, those taking a daily low dose of aspirin were 20% to 30% more likely to be alive at any time after diagnosis…


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This is why you’re waking up in the night – and how to solve it 

26 Sep 18

There are a couple of simple things you can do to help your body drift back off…


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Union J star opens up about personal tragedy which broke his heart 

26 Sep 18

George Shelley, from the band, was heartbroken when his younger sister Harriet was killed in a car accident last May…


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Search to find missing university student Tom Jones spreads across Midlands 

26 Sep 18

It has been a week since the 18-year-old fresher disappeared near the River Severn in Worcester…


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West Midlands Police Officer charged with assault after tasering suspect 

26 Sep 18

Follows incident in which a man suffered a wound to his face in Kingstanding…


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“County Line” drug dealers and runners get a total of 200 years in prison 

26 Sep 18

Operation Tarak has been targeting Birmingham networks invading rural county…


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Birmigham could face second Trojan Horse scandal – claim 

26 Sep 18

It is believed that the underlying issues which led to the national controversy in 2014 have gotten worse…


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Midland mum threatens to ‘strangle’ bullies in furious Facebook video 

26 Sep 18

The mum was forced into action after her daughter returned from her school in tears…


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Parents of missing Worcester University fresher Tom Jones urge students to ‘check selfies’ 

26 Sep 18

It has been a week since the 18-year-old disappeared near River Severn…


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Police officer left with a fractured skull after ‘disgusting’ attack 

26 Sep 18

The court heard that PCs David Hikin and Anne Bloomfield arrived at the scene to find Wright sitting on top of a garage…


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More than 100 children in Walsall at risk of sexual exploitation, report 

25 Sep 18

Walsall Childrens Safeguarding Board (WSCB) is now taking drastic and immediate measures…


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Christine McGuinness speaks out on ‘hiding’ autistic children for three years 

25 Sep 18

It comes a day after she told of her heartbreak after a woman complained about her autistic twins making too much noise…


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Westminster Bridge barriers not needed, top cop tells terror inquest 

25 Sep 18

Terrorist Khalid Masood mowed down pedestrians on the landmark before stabbing Pc Keith Palmer to death…


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Gary Lineker, Rob Delaney, Jason Manford blast ‘pointless’ homework given to kids by teachers 

25 Sep 18

The debate has been fierce on Twitter and Facebook, with many parents offering differing views…


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Police warn not to approach wanted man Rocky Taylor with links to Walsall 

25 Sep 18

He has links to Walsall…


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Student’s chilling warning after she nearly dies when drink was spiked during freshers 

25 Sep 18

Mimi Walter, 19, a Falmouth University student now wants to raise awareness…


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Burglars steal his and hers cars in early-morning Kings Heath raid 

25 Sep 18

Thieves broke into house to steal the keys…


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Mum’s fury after girl, 9, sneaks onto two-night school trip without teachers noticing 

24 Sep 18

L’evea Aitchinson sneaked onto a bus which was headed for a two-night trip completely unnoticed…


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Watch: 23 Drillas rappers taunt armed police after gangsters jailed 

24 Sep 18

Cop with gun told: ‘You dont want that, let me show you how to use it.


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Missing Thomas Jones’s friend reveals final phone call before Worcester student vanished 

24 Sep 18

Two 20-year-old men remain in police custody after a further arrest on Sunday evening, West Mercia Police said…


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Mylee Billingham murder trial adjourned as accused dad unfit to attend court 

24 Sep 18

William Billingham denies the murder of Mylee Billingham, who died from a chest wound after being stabbed in Brownhills, near Walsall, in January…


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Second man arrested following disappearance of student Thomas Jones on Worcester night out 

24 Sep 18

Two men arrested on suspicion of murder after 18-year-old Thomas Jones went missing…


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The food ingredient loophole every allergy sufferer needs to know 

24 Sep 18

Natasha Ednan-Laperouse died after eating a Pret baguette before boarding a British Airways flight…


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Smallpox vaccine given to health workers treating patients in monkeypox “emergency” – report 

24 Sep 18

40 years on from Janet Parker’s smallpox death, the vaccine is being used again…


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Food allergy schoolgirl Natasha Ednan-Laperouse dies after eating Pret a Manger baguette 

23 Sep 18

The 15-year-old was travelling with her father Nadim, founder and CEO of WOW Toys, for a summer break…


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The worrying new TV licensing scam which could steal all your details 

23 Sep 18

Currently the licence for a colour TV costs 147 per year…


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Detectives searching for missing teen Thomas Jones release CCTV images 

23 Sep 18

Thomas Jones has not been seen since leaving a nightclub in Worcester in the early hours of Wednesday…


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Mystery as man goes to bed but wakes up in hospital battered and bruised 

23 Sep 18

Michael Fieldings thirst for answers recently led him to a hypnotist.


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Parents sickened after woman tries to snatch four-week-old baby from car in school-gate horror 

23 Sep 18

Stranger tried to unclip a mum’s baby from the backseat outside Ryders Green Primary School…


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Drunken thug Craig Harrop, 39, stamped on woman’s face after park booze binge 

23 Sep 18

Judge comdemns ‘disgraceful’ attack outside victim’s home…


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Shamed teacher Richard Ackland, 43, flew home from family holiday to have sex with pupil 

21 Sep 18

Father-of-three groomed two girls and took one for sex sessions at M40 service station…


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Simon Wiggins, 46, charged with kidnap and sex offences covering 21 years 

21 Sep 18

The offences were said to have been committed in Dudley, Stourbridge and Northamptonshire…


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Working parents can get up £2,000 towards after-school childcare – this is how 

21 Sep 18

It’s part of the Tax-Free Childcare system…


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Contact lens wearers warned of outbreak of infection which can cause blindness 

21 Sep 18

Medical experts highlighting potentially big impact of microscopic organism…


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School battling back from special measures in Willenhall 

21 Sep 18

E-Act Academy leaders and managers are ‘taking effective action’, inspectors say…


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Worcester University ‘pulling together’ as hunt resumes for missing student Thomas Jones 

21 Sep 18

Thomas Jones, 18, was last seen at approximately 3:30am on Wednesday morning (19 September) close to the river at Worcester Racecourse…


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What a difference a year makes – how Birmingham has fallen out of love with the iPhone 

21 Sep 18

The barriers were there because the new iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max went on sale…


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What a difference a year makes – how Birmingham has fallen out of love with the iPhone 

21 Sep 18

The barriers were there because the new iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max went on sale…


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Free school for Solihull’s autistic children 

21 Sep 18

It could cater for between 80 to 100 pupils, of junior and secondary school age…


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Watch: Drug dealer tries to take tight corner in BMW at 80mph as flees police 

21 Sep 18

Dwaine Lewis who had four grams of cocaine in his car has been jailed…


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Watch: Ram raider uses Land Rover Defender to steal £100k cashpoint caught after dramatic police chase 

21 Sep 18

Taron McAuley jailed after he was left empty handed during a botched bid to make off with an ATM in Balsall Heath…


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Watch: Heartbreaking CCTV of Mylee Billingham happily shopping with her dad – two hours before she died 

21 Sep 18

William Billingham on trial accused of stabbing his eight-year-old daughter to death…


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Parents slam school over ‘distressing’ new rule which has left kids ‘traumatised’ 

21 Sep 18

The pupils are said to be too distressed to even attend lessons…


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Masked knifemen escape with cash and cigarettes in terrifying late-night raid on Pelsall Spar 

20 Sep 18

Police are investigating the Wednesday night robbery…


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Former Harborne Primary School teacher Andrew Shelton jailed for sick child sex pictures 

20 Sep 18

Investigation into claims he tried to seduce girl of 13 online…


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Westminster terrorist Khalid Masood ‘attended same mosque as bomb plotters’ 

20 Sep 18

Masood, 52, was shot dead by police after stabbing Pc Palmer, 48…


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When is October half term 2018? Dates for the holidays in Birmingham and across the Midlands 

20 Sep 18

Dates vary – so when is October half term 2018 in the UK including Birmingham and the Midlands…


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Burglars who stole Mercedes and BMW in five-day crimewave are jailed 

20 Sep 18

Raheem Khan and Ryan Reynolds jailed after police tipped off by a member of the public…


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Coronation Street fans heartbroken as Sally jailed for crime she didn’t commit 

19 Sep 18

Fans of the ITV1 soap were stunned during the second half-hour instalment of the action…


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Birmingham’s violent crime level may be almost twice what is reported to police 

19 Sep 18

The Crime Survey for England and Wales tracks crime rates by asking people if they have been a victim of crime in the past year…







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