Paramedics airlift young girl to hospital with serious injuries after stabbing

Paramedics airlift young girl to hospital with serious stab wounds as woman in her 40s is arrested Young girl was flown to Birmingham’s Children Hospital after stabbing in Chell A woman in her 40s was arrested near the scene in Staffordshire at 7.45am Two ambulances and an air ambulance attended the scene this morning  By … Read more Paramedics airlift young girl to hospital with serious injuries after stabbing

Rules preventing emergency crews from responding quickly to terror attacks ‘puts lives at risk’ 

Safety rules preventing emergency crews from responding quickly to terror attacks ‘puts lives at risk’ Chief Constable of West Midlands Police Dave Thompson has warned strict rules on how emergency services respond to terror attacks could put lives at risk  He said the death toll from last month’s knife rampage in Birmingham may have been … Read more Rules preventing emergency crews from responding quickly to terror attacks ‘puts lives at risk’ 

Nightclub is fined £10,000 after police find hundreds of revellers dancing in marquee

A nightclub has been fined £10,000 after police found over a hundred revellers dancing inside a marquee – which the owners tried to pass off as an outdoor venue. Body-cam footage shows officers entering Lab 11, in the trendy Digbeth district area of Birmingham, after concerns were raised on Saturday night.  The organisers, who claimed … Read more Nightclub is fined £10,000 after police find hundreds of revellers dancing in marquee

Is Harrogate the new society hotspot? Tatler reveals guide to North Yorkshire town

Well-heeled city dwellers are escaping to the country amid the coronavirus pandemic, in search of more space in which to enjoy the freedom of working from home.  But it is not just the Cotswolds, Home Counties or the South West that are attractive to urbanites from London, Manchester and Birmingham seeking to relocate.  Yorkshire is … Read more Is Harrogate the new society hotspot? Tatler reveals guide to North Yorkshire town

Leading ecologists warn moving ancient woodland for HS2 is a ‘fundamentally flawed’

Leading ecologists warn moving ancient woodland to make way for HS2 is a ‘fundamentally flawed’ idea based on no strong evidence HS2 bosses say they are trying to move ancient woodland soil to a nearby field   Ecologist warns it could take ‘hundreds of years’ for nature to recover from move Experts at HS2 accept there’s … Read more Leading ecologists warn moving ancient woodland for HS2 is a ‘fundamentally flawed’

Suspects appear in court charged over theft of £3.5million tiara worn at Edward VII 1902 coronation

Suspects appear in court charged over theft of Edward VII’s £3.5million diamond-encrusted Cartier that was stolen from Nottingham gallery Twelve men and a woman aged appeared at Nottingham Magistrates’ Court  Defendants had been bailed conditionally to appear at court on November 19 They were charged with various offences in connection with alleged conspiracy By Nicole Conner … Read more Suspects appear in court charged over theft of £3.5million tiara worn at Edward VII 1902 coronation

Second man is charged over murder of Kinky Boots star’s brother and his friend who were shot dead

Police have charged a second person over the shooting of two men who were found dead in a car park in the West Midlands. Richard Avery, 33, was arrested on Tuesday for conspiracy to murder William Henry, 31 – brother of MBE-winning West End star Matt Henry – and Brian McIntosh, 29. The men were discovered … Read more Second man is charged over murder of Kinky Boots star’s brother and his friend who were shot dead

Gunman opens fire on gang rival’s house as neighbours dive for cover in Birmingham drive-by shooting

Terrifying CCTV footage shows the moment a gunman opened fire on a gang rival’s house leaving neighbours diving for covers in a drive by shooting on a residential street in Birmingham. Footage captured two loud shotgun blasts and smoke pouring out of a property that had been attacked with baseball bats just an hour before. … Read more Gunman opens fire on gang rival’s house as neighbours dive for cover in Birmingham drive-by shooting

More than a MILLION hospitality and retail jobs may vanish by end of the year

The Covid-19 catastrophe is creating ‘ghost towns’ across Britain and threatens to wipe out more than a million jobs, experts warned last night. A record 11,120 household-name retail outlets and around 125,000 store jobs were lost after the first lockdown supercharged a move away from high streets. However, this is just the tip of the … Read more More than a MILLION hospitality and retail jobs may vanish by end of the year

Father-of-seven barred from pub lunch with family for ‘Rule Of Six breach’ despite living together 

Pub wrongly bars father-of-seven for ‘breaching the rule of six’ after he arrived with his girlfriend and children – despite the rules saying households of more than six people ARE allowed Daniel Gough, 39, was turned away from Baldwin Arms pub in Birmingham  He visited the pub on October 4 with his girlfriend Helen and his … Read more Father-of-seven barred from pub lunch with family for ‘Rule Of Six breach’ despite living together