A HSBC branch in Walsall is one of 62 set to close, it has been revealed.
TEACHING is 'inadequate' and fails to meet the needs of pupils at a Walsall school, inspectors have ruled in a damning Ofsted report.
POLICE are hunting a bogus workman who stole hundreds of pounds from an unsuspecting elderly couple in Pheasey.
A WEATHER alert has been issued warning of dense, freezing fog.
PLANS to expand Walsall Manor Hospital's Emergency Department to cater for an additional 8,000 patients a year have been revealed.
A WALSALL-BASED discount retailer has been fined after mouse activity was found in one of its stores.
A FIRE broke out at the back of a Walsall shop.
CAMPAIGNERS walked through Walsall carrying a banner saying 'bridges not walls' today (Friday, January 20) on the day of Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th President of the United States of America.
A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of voyeurism after an appeal to trace a suspect was put out by West Midlands Police.
THREE patients were treated by paramedics after a head-on two car collision in Walsall last night (Thursday, January 19).
POLICE are appealing for help in finding a distraction burglar suspect who allegedly struck near Walsall.
POLICE investigating the death of a 40-year-old woman in Willenhall, Walsall, have charged a man with her murder.
POLICE have issued CCTV footage of someone they want to speak to after a man was 'seen acting suspiciously' around a teenage girl.
THE poor dog who was thrown out of a moving car in Walsall is on the mend and now has a name, the Advertiser can reveal.
A WALSALL man who deliberately drove his car at police officers trying to stop him on suspicion of drug offences has been jailed.
A BURST WATER main has forced a busy supermarket in Walsall to close this morning (Thursday, January 19).
POLICE are hunting an assault suspect who they believe could be in Walsall.
A WALSALL paramedic has spoken of the shocking moment he was abused while trying to help a patient.
WE are extremely busy and are once again urging people to avoid ED unless they have life-threatening or serious conditions, is the plea from Walsall Manor's Emergency Department.
MEET 16-year-old brainbox Ayeisha Cox, a student at Castle Business and Enterprise College, who topped the entire COUNTRY this week after receiving a Royal Geographical Society excellence award.
A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found with fatal stab wounds at her home in Walsall this morning (Wednesday, January 18).
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January 2017 is almost over and finally I feel like the dust has settled allowing me the opportunity to catch my breath to reflect on the past year.
OK, I’ll admit to a little self interest here, but bear with me.
I make no apologies for running this again - please keep an eye out for the above chap, Andrew Cooper who's still missing from his home in Stourport as he has been since Wednesday 4th January 2017 - Andrew is a gentleman from Walsall originally and ...
Thank God for cheap Japanese electronics because I’m lousy at maths.
By 2020 Walsall Council will be getting virtually no support from the Government.
This is a taster of a truly remarkable piece of local history David Evans has been granted access to by it's owner, Tony Portman - we have a collection of photos of life at Walsall Wood Secondary School in the 1950s.
Diane Mansell, of Aldridge Village Partnership has asked that readers could please be on the lookout for this somewhat distinctive Subaru car (registration K23DHN) which was stolen from Aldridge last night (21st January 2017).
Interesting news just released from West Midlands Police via WMNow: Continue reading...
The faith of the faithful at Oak Park is being severely tested at the moment as the Woodmen seem to be enduring a losing streak, this time to long-term combatants The Mikes yesterday afternoon (Saturday 21st January 2017).
Originally posted on Dischord : Yesterday we had the great pleasure of playing a gig at Walsall’s New Art Gallery.
- Church Street, Walsall 30/10/2016
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An autumnal view of one of the last remaining cobbled streets in Walsall, looking towards St Matthew’s Church.
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A grass frost once again greets us as we wake up this morning and the air temperature at 06:30 hours was just below freezing point at -0.5c.
It is a slightly misty start to the day as I make my observations (approximately 06:35 hours).
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Two groups of students were invited to flex their journalistic muscles during two different West Bromwich Albion games.
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As regular reader will know my late father collected all sorts of items, one was belt buckles.
Nathan Judah offers all the latest Walsall news in his video update.
Walsall defender James O'Connor has spoken to the local press ahead of this weekend's League One clash with Bury, and has discussed his belief that the team, which was almost completely overhauled...
After almost 60 years covering the Saddlers, journalist Paul Marston put down his notepad and pen in the summer to enjoy a long-awaited retirement.
CELTIC defender Eoghan O'Connell has brought a 'winning mentality' to Walsall within just two weeks of joining, says Saddlers boss Jon Whitney.
James O'Connor believes Walsall’s impressive victories over Sheffield United and Bristol Rovers shows the team has now gelled.
O'Connell In Team Of The Week (24/1/17) Vitalfootball:Walsall:23/01/2017 21:59:00 Walsall are represented in the latest Football League team of the week that has been selected after this week's action.
Joe Masi offers all the latest from the Banks's Stadium.
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Take a look around interesting new sections of the club website as well as catching up on the latest results.
Looking back at the Pelsall Villa team that lifted three cups in 1 season.
Our U15s Boys team is looking for a couple of reliable players to complete its squad.
England Under-16s will host Spain at Leek Town next month as preparation for next year’s UEFA European U17 Championship on home soil begins.
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THE value of alleged fraud reaching the Midlands courts increased by 330% in 2016 compared to 2015, according to a new study.
A CONFERENCING business with a large facility in Warwickshire believes its growth prospects will be reduced as a result of the post-Brexit economy.
Discount retailer Poundland must pay £152,000 after mice were found at two stores in Birmingham city centre.
Housebuilder says its project on former Avery site in Edgbaston will be completed by the end of 2017...
SERVICES at Birmingham Airport have been boosted by a new codesharing agreement between airlines Flybe and Finnair.
INSOLVENCIES rose in the Midlands last year, ending a six-year downward trend, with the manufacturing industry the worst affected.
LONDON MIDLAND train conductors are to be balloted on strike action over the introduction of security contractors on its trains.
900,000 is first stage in 'drawing a line' under accident as factory worker seeks compensation for leg amputation following 2015 factory crush...
JAGUAR Land Rover is pioneering a new way of buying cars across its global network through Virtual Reality.
A little bit of summer on the Marsh today, Ray Fellows managed to find an overwintering Chiffchaff along the mineral line this afternoon.
Big thank you to Steve Hill for a morning out.
1000 - 1130 weak sun, misty, 4c : Goldcrest, Goldfinch 6, Chaffinch m, Redwing 4, Goosander 11, Teal 14, Wigeon 6, Tufted 28, Cormorant 4, M.
January 21st - An experiment with long-exposure photography was fun with these thirty second exposures.
1200 - 1230 overcast after frost, 2c : Common Gull 5, Lapwing 61, Wigeon 9, Teal 2, Heron 2, Cormorant 2, Bullfinch f, Goldfinch 6, Sparrowhawk, Buzzard.
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FRESH from a run of sold-out summer shows and a headline slot at this year's V Festival, Kaiser Chiefs have announced a brand new single Hole in my Soul and their first UK arena tour in two years in support of the forthcoming album Stay Together.
Learn to weave a bird sculpture for your house or garden with expert basket maker Sue Kirk.
A CLASSIC comedy drama will be the first major show produced in-house at a popular Wolverhampton theatre for more than 40 years.
EVITA is set to thrill audiences across Wolverhampton as the show is coming to the city later this year.
We do a thing in Rust’s subreddit where we get people to post their ideal changelog.
IT'S EVERYTHING you could expect from a pantomime and more! Dick Whittington has laughs, magic, innuendo, silliness, stunts and tricks and you'll be laughing out loud through the whole of the show.
OUTRAGEOUS costumes, some amazing special effects and lots of laughs that's what to expect from this year's pantomime at the Birmingham Hippodrome.
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A 35-year-old man will appear in court this morning (Saturday) after a woman was sexually assaulted in Wolverhampton.
Police investigating the death of a 40-year-old woman in Willenhall, Walsall, have charged a man with her murder.
A father has been charged with the murder of his two children almost three months after they were found dead at their family home in Hamstead.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman was found with fatal stab wounds at her home in Walsall this morning (Wednesday 18 January).
Can you help? We’re appealing for information after approximately £350k worth of alcohol was stolen from a freight yard in Walsall.
Branches overhanging road hitting high vehicles, this is impacted by the fact that there are islands which make vehicles pass close to the kerb.
The manhole cover makes a loud noise as cars go over it , the whole frame is moving as you step on it so it could collapse in any time.
Flhtipping Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Skip Lane, Walsall Report on FixMyStreet...
Neighbours keeping dumping rubbish near by the side of our house, along the garden fence.
Japanese knotweed has not been treated this year despite many reports which is enabling it to spread ever closer to the housing on Reedswood Estate.