A WOMAN has shockingly been seen driving while drinking a bottle of wine and using her phone in Walsall.
KIND-HEARTED Walsall charity workers are heading to Greece to hand out presents to "forgotten young Syrian refugees this weekend.
BUNDLES of black rubbish bags have been dumped at a notorious fly-tipping hotspot with a local resident calling it the worst he's ever seen.
TRAVELLERS have moved on to another car park in Walsall.
AMBER ALERT: Very strong winds between 70 to 80mph are being predicted as Storm 'Doris' heads for the West Midlands - with warnings it could mean injuries and DANGER TO LIFE.
POLICE say a crash which tragically killed a young Walsall man could have happened because of the driver losing control, an inquest heard.
BUILDING work on a new multi million pound Walsall Manor unit is set to start soon after funding from the NHS was released.
ASPIRING young Walsall cricketers were bowled over after meeting the new England Test captain Joe Root this week.
A FISHING rod caused a stink in Walsall after it forced a sewer to overflow.
HEARTBREAKING tributes have been paid to a Walsall schoolboy found unconscious in his bedroom.
TWO teenagers were injured after a taxi and car crashed in Walsall last weekend.
THOUSANDS of litres of suspected illicit alcohol have been seized in raids across the West Midlands and the North West including in Walsall, Great Barr and Erdington.
FIVE teenagers have been arrested after early morning raids across the West Midlands including Walsall.
A HOUSE fire in Walsall this morning (Friday, February 17) was caused by a tumble dryer fault, firefighters have confirmed.
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FIREFIGHTERS were called to deal with a JCB forklift on fire in Walsall yesterday (Thursday, February 15).
FIREFIGHTERS believe a car was deliberately torched on a country lane off Barr Beacon with police now launching an investigation.
AN autistic teenager who suffered horrific facial injuries in a suspected robbery has said she is now too frightened to go outside.
CAMPAIGNERS have launched a petition calling for increased safety measures at a 'vile and dangerous crossing' after a baby suffered serious injuries when hit by a car.
A WALSALL teenager and his mum have been arrested for allegedly faking her death.
A BABY girl has been 'seriously injured' after being hit by a car in Walsall, paramedics have confirmed.
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When the manufactured scandal has blown over and the dust has settled, the name of Sutton United`s reserve goalkeeper will return mercifully to deserved obscurity in about the same time as it takes to invent another scandal for the back pages of ...
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Reader Andy from Shire Oak has been in touch who is very concerned and upset that his mother was conned by bogus 'gardeners' who claimed to have cut her back hedge and then charged an extortionate fee.
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If I were a buy to let landlord in Walsall today, I might feel a little bruised by the assault made on my wallet after being (and continuing to be) ransacked over the last 12 months by HM Treasury’s tax changes on buy to let.
It is not widely known but Historic England submitted a further response to Walsall Council on 29 November 2016, about the Great Barr Hall and parkland planning application.
In the third serialised article of what will turn out to be quite a few, here's the next three photos from Walsall Wood Secondary School in the 1950s with accompanying notes, as introduced in this blog post here - This time, I am including the ...
Just a quick note to than friends of the blog Steve Hames from SJH Computing and Ray Johnson who helped Aldridge Shed project with donated computer hardware following their recent request for help, which I publicised here on the blog.
There's ongoing interest in the drainage works taking place at Chasewater Dam, and I'm indebted to reader and top blog contributor Andy Dennis who's kindly sent me another bunch of pictures and a short video of what's going on.
Walsall Wood FC were at home to Coventry United yesterday afternoon (Saturday, 18th February 2017), and much to the relief of the hard-pressed faithful, they Woodmen pulled off a hard-fought draw.
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Pratts Mill Railway Aqueduct on the Wyrley and Essington Canal in Bloxwich, Walsall, West Midlands.
When built the canal ran from Wolverhampton to Huddlesford Junction near Lichfield, with a number
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It is a breezy start to the morning and these increased wind speeds will remain with us for much of the daylight hours.
It is another mild start to the day with the air temperature at 06:30 hours already at 10c.
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Last weekend we had the pleasure of test driving the new Toyota C-HR, a beautiful beast of a hybrid car that simply wowed me.
Back in December 2004, Greg and I celebrated Hogmanay on Princes Street in Edinburgh.
Morris ready to step up Vitalfootball:Walsall:22/02/2017 18:41:00 Walsall's Kieron Morris is hoping to impress after his first start in months against Peterborough United.
Oztumer delighted with home form Vitalfootball:Walsall:22/02/2017 18:30:00 Playmaker Oztumer describes the Saddlers' recent home form as 'scary'.
Walsall attacker Erhun Oztumer has spoken to club journalists and discussed the Saddlers' recent spell of form, which has seen them move further away from the relegation zone and cement a place in the chase for the Play-Off places, insisting...
On Wednesday afternoon John Ward's Walsall Development side played host to Morecambe Reserves in the latest Central League (North West) fixture of the season.
Walsall winger Kieron Morris, who has returned to the starting line-up following the injury to Flo Cuvelier, has spoken to club journalists and discussed his desire to make the most of his opportunity, as he seeks to earn a permanent starting...
Luke Hatfield offers the latest Walsall video update.
Kieron Morris believes Walsall’s togetherness has been the main reason for their upturn in form.
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Our U11s Lazers Boys and U10s Pumas girls have a couple of spaces abvailable for new players.
The club’s Public Liability Insurance document is attached.
Sunday 19th February 2017 saw Staffordshire FA host the local disability heats of The FA People’s Cup which provided participants with the opportunity to later play at Wembley Stadium...
The FA is working with its Official Community Partner McDonald’s to celebrate grassroots football and create opportunities to play for all across England.
Lennox Clarke made it 15 professional victories as he defeated the resilient Bartlomiej Grafka in what was his toughest test to date at Walsall FC on Friday evening writes James Eley.
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- Police officers who went to McDonalds en route to 999 call to face misconduct hearing
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- Polish teenager who took her own life was 'victim of bullying', coroner told
- 'We are the lucky ones': Young refugees plead for ministers to protect unaccompanied minors
- Theresa May's closure of child refugee scheme 'creates £20m windfall for people traffickers'
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Prof David Bailey says latest car from Jaguar Land Rover is entering a sector dominated by big German marques...
Jaguar Land Rover has teased the launch of its latest new product, a mid-range Range Rover, in what is seen as another major boost for the West Midlands motor industry.
The private sector investor in Birmingham Airport is looking to sell a minority stake to take advantage of its current attractiveness.
Jaguar Land Rover gives a glimpse of latest addition to the Range Rover family ahead of big unveiling next week...
Birmingham City Council is hunting for a new investor to ensure the pioneering work conducted at Innovation Birmingham Campus can continue.
Local Government Secretary Sajid Javid insists tax changes will benefit Midlands employers as Government faces rebellion over impact on the south...
Leading UK car industry expert and media commentator talks Brexit and the implications for industrial policy in his inaugural lecture for Aston University.
Steel group has created new high-tech robotic welding line at its service centre in Wednesfield...
Plans to build a discount supermarket next to a giant Asda store on the outskirts of Birmingham have been rejected by councillors.
A Coventry sports team has secured a new sponsorship deal from one of the citys best known businesses.
1220 - 1320 showery, 9c : Little Egret 3, GC Grebe 4, Cormorant 5, M.
February 21st - Unfortunately, I forget my camera so just one picture for today, and that’s not brilliant, sorry.
0940 - 1220 cloudy, 10c : Little Egret 4, Oystercatcher 3, Lapwing 60, Goosander 8, Wigeon 8, Pochard 6, Tufted 30, Teal 21, GC Grebe 3, M.
I have said before that although I may get all the credit, running a blog is actually a strange sort of team effort.
February 19th - I had to be in work on a Sunday, unusually, early in the morning.
1330 - 1400 cloudy, 13c : Oystercatcher 2, Lapwing 52, Wigeon 6, Pochard 4, Tufted 28, GC Grebe 2, Common Gull 3, Heron 2, Cormorant 8.
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A CULT classic will be brought to life on a Nuneaton stage by a company renowned for pushing the theatrical boundaries.
LOVE was well and truly in the air on Valentine's night as little Millie Dillmount, played by Strictly Come Dancing winner Joanne Clifton, eventually found her man, albeit not the one she first hoped for.
THIS year sees one of the UK's brightest comedic talents return to the stand-up stage as Jack Whitehall announced an extension to his biggest ever tour.
PREPARE to scream for The Dreamboys in what promises to be their sexiest show to date when it arrives at The Belgrade Theatre in Coventry later this year.
FOLLOWING sold out international seasons in Tampa, Texas and Tokyo, the multi Grammy, Tony and Drama Desk Award nominated Frank Wildhorn's Wonderland comes to Birmingham next week, as part of its UK and European premire.
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A brave West Midlands Police officer who helped evacuate schoolchildren after their bus burst into flames has received an award.
Stab vests, knives, drugs and a suspected stolen motor bike were among the haul in early morning raids across Birmingham today (Thursday 16 February).
A pensioner has been left bruised, battered and facing a lengthy hospital stay after a cold-hearted bag thief attacked her in a Coventry street.
Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of a 60-year-old patient who went missing from University Hospital in Coventry yesterday afternoon.
Police are appealing for information after a man died when a car hit a wall in Pelsall last night (Saturday 11 February).
Response by Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council to Kristofor karolski on 22 February 2017 .
Request sent to Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council by Robert Claridge on 22 February 2017 .
Response by Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council to Michelle Large on 22 February 2017 .
For at least 2 years, their has been a hole in the footpath, with a rock badly placed inside to try and prevent injury.
Caravan left on land which they don’t own when they have a driveway on another street, 21st FebruaryFixMyStreet: Walsall 21 Feb
Caravan has been left on Laburnum Close, whereas the house they own and their driveway is on spinney close Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 5 Laburnum Close, Pelsall Report on FixMyStreet...