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Mum and newborn mown down at crossing: Hit and run driver urged to come forward 

25 Sep 17

Police are hunting the person who hit a mother and her four-day-old baby…


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Labour needs ‘at least’ two terms in power to transform Britain, says Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell 

25 Sep 17

Even winning two elections in a row might not be enough for Labour to carry out its plans, says Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell…


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Tragedy strikes fun run as one of the runners dies 

25 Sep 17

Bystanders gave CPR but nothing could be done to save the man in the Walsall Run…


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Arsenal vs West Brom: The eerie Emirates record Tony Pulis and Albion will be eager to amend 

24 Sep 17

WBA and gaffer Pulis haven’t fared too well at the home of Arsenal…


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“A quality prospect…he’s something else” – Walsall fans rave about Tyler Roberts 

24 Sep 17

Saddlers won on the road yesterday – and loanee Roberts found the net…


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Mum of baby fights for life after hit and run accident in Great Barr 

24 Sep 17

She and four-day-old child in pushchair were struck by driver who fled…


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Where to take a terrifying trip on a ghost train near Birmingham for Halloween 

24 Sep 17

Severn Valley Railway is planning a special ghost train experience…


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Police crackdown on careless drivers sees cycling deaths in West Midlands plunge by FIFTH 

24 Sep 17

Roads have got safer with help from West Midlands Police safety campaign…


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The Strictly Curse – the list of affairs, romances and broken marriages caused by the series 

23 Sep 17

Strictly Come Dancing is famous for wrecking relationships.


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Newborn baby in X rated Facebook photo shock thanks to over excited parents 

23 Sep 17

The photo is a lesson to any parent in a hurry to post baby pics on Facebook…


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This new test can detect cocaine use in SECONDS 

23 Sep 17

The British technique could pave the way for a simple new test for the illegal Class A drug…


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Abortion must be decriminalised, says body representing childbirth doctors 

23 Sep 17

The group, which has more than 10,000 members, said the panel had reached a broad consensus…


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Birmingham Botanical Gardens blasted over ‘parking nightmare’ after visitors hit with £100 fines 

23 Sep 17

Visitors complain they receive fines even though they used the parking machine…


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McDonald’s customers reveal trick to getting extra McFlurry toppings 

23 Sep 17

A trip to the Golden Arches can be a wonderful experience – be it for breakfast, a mid-shopping trip lunch, or a late-night box of 20 McNuggets…


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The best Diwali wishes and messages – how to say Happy Diwali for the Festival of Lights 

22 Sep 17

How do people celebrate Diwali? What do they say in greetings for the annual event…


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These are the bank holidays in 2018 in the UK – from Easter to Christmas 

22 Sep 17

We’ve got all the dates for your diary here…


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When is Eid 2018? The dates for Ramadan, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha 

22 Sep 17

The dates you need to know for next year – and why they change…


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‘Intimidating’ travellers invade Aldridge Airport 

22 Sep 17

It is thought the same group of travellers were moved from a beauty spot in Barr Beacon just minutes earlier…


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Can you spot what’s wrong with this house? (It’s enough to drive you up the pole) 

22 Sep 17

The house, which is up for sale on Lichfield Road in Rushall, Walsall, is valued at 370,000…


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Four women charged with conspiracy to defraud at John Lewis store 

22 Sep 17

The charges were brought following an investigation which discovered that false refunds were being issued at John Lewis in Solihull…


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New £55m shopping, cinema and leisure complex coming to the Midlands 

22 Sep 17

Westside in Wolverhampton will be a new place for eating out and shopping…


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Peppa Pig World is about to get even bigger with new rides part of expansion 

22 Sep 17

Good news for Peppa fans…


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Paloma Faith announces Genting Arena show – how to get tickets 

22 Sep 17

The singer is set to perform in Birmingham, at the Genting Arena, on March 21, 2018…


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Your parcel HORROR stories after Amazon leaves package in Birmingham bin – the day it was finally collected 

22 Sep 17

Birmingham readers have been reacting to the story on the Mail Facebook page…


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See inside new street food cafe Kanteen promising ethical dining in Birmingham 

22 Sep 17

Kanteen at the Custard Factory will be giving food to the homeless…


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Peaky Blinders season four: Release date, story details and what to expect 

21 Sep 17

When the fourth series of Peaky Blinders will be screened and everything you need to know…


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Strictly Come Dancing 2017: When does it start and who are the contestants? 

21 Sep 17

The hit BBC1 show returns – what’s the 2017 line-up and who are the judges and professional dancers…


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Asda is now selling a CHEESY CHIPS pizza 

21 Sep 17

What could possibly be better than crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside chips covered in tangy melted cheese…


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The most haunted prison in the UK is opening for Halloween ghost tours 

21 Sep 17

The night includes a full ghost hunting experience working in small teams…


News
Bride-to-be dies in her sleep weeks before wedding – of heart condition she didn’t know she had 

21 Sep 17

Mum Faye Standley was due to marry her ‘soulmate…


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Michael McIntyre at Arena Birmingham – extra date added – here’s how to get tickets 

21 Sep 17

Michael McIntyres Big World Tourwill see Michael perform toarenas across the UK and Ireland in 2018…


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Police appeal after PREGNANT woman has bag snatched 

21 Sep 17

The terrifying incident happened in Lysways Street, Walsall, just after 5pm on Sunday September 10…


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Pile of mess fly-tipped OUTSIDE Walsall school’s gates 

21 Sep 17

Huge pile dumped near St Michael’s Church of England Primary School in Pelsall…


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The shocking number of GPs deemed unsafe – despite being told to improve 

21 Sep 17

On first inspection, 27% of GP practices in England were rated as requires improvement and 6% were rated as inadequate for safety…


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This is now the average price for a pint of bitter in UK 

21 Sep 17

Lager prices increased even more, by 10p to 3.58, another record high…


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Watch: BMX rider dodges leisure centre staff to CYCLE off diving board 

20 Sep 17

Ryan Taylor’s actions were branded ‘foolhardy and selfish…


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Woman cut free after minibus and car crash in Walsall 

20 Sep 17

Patient taken to hospital after collision at junction of Proffitt Street and Marlow Street…


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Things you only know if you live in Walsall 

20 Sep 17

There is a lot more to Walsall than you may think…


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WHO calls antiobotics resistance ‘a global emergency’ 

19 Sep 17

Growing resistance to drugs that fight infections could seriously jeopardise progress made in modern medicine, the head of WHO said…


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WHO issue antibiotics warning – everything you need to know 

19 Sep 17

It said that antimicrobial resistance is a global health emergency…


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Re-filling your water bottle and other shortcuts that make you ill 

19 Sep 17

There are plenty of things you could be doing day in, day out which could harm you…


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You should stop eating meat and eat INSECTS – according to science 

19 Sep 17

Using insects as ingredients in pre-packaged food could help overcome the yuk factor that might put off consumers, said the researchers…


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‘Very little change’ in NHS serious negligence cases in 25 years 

19 Sep 17

NHS compensation claims review found that the most serious examples of medical negligence – including failure to monitor heart rates properly – have barely changed…


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​Eviction notice served on Barr Beacon travellers 

19 Sep 17

Travellers have been asked to leave the beauty spot that they set up on last weekend.


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Walsall to Burntwood bus crashes in High Street, Brownhills… 

19 Sep 17

There was travel chaos in Walsall this morning (Tuesday) after a bus crashed in Brownhills.


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Bus crashes in Walsall causing travel chaos 

19 Sep 17

Huge tailbacks after collision at the junction of Brownhills High Street and Ogley Road…


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Brainiac schoolboy ‘as smart as Stephen Hawking and Albert… 

19 Sep 17

School work is child’s play for this baby-faced brainbox – who has the same IQ as Stephen Hawking and Albert Einstein.


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Banned driver hit 100mph during police pursuit through Broad Street and city centre 

19 Sep 17

Arsan Hussain led police on a six-mile chase through city centre reaching speeds of 100mph at times, court heard…


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Why West Brom know all about Checkatrade Trophy opponents Walsall 

19 Sep 17

Albion’s young guns take on the Saddlers in their Trophy opener at the Banks’s Stadium…


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Miracle on M6 as car FALLS from transporter and three lorries collide – but no-one injured 

19 Sep 17

The motorway has been closed between junction 10 and 9 after the collision in heavy fog…







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