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Andy Howell obituary
Other lives: Labour councillor in Birmingham who strengthened collaboration between schools

Carl Rice

03, Dec, 2021 @11:00 AM

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14-year-old among teenagers jailed for murder of schoolboy Keon Lincoln
Four sentenced for the murder of the 15-year-old who was fatally shot and stabbed outside his home

Lucy Campbell

29, Nov, 2021 @6:57 PM

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UB40 unveil wooden maps celebrating Birmingham’s musical heritage
Series of 30 maps highlights underappreciated musical impact of the city

Jessica Murray

26, Nov, 2021 @4:55 PM

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I was a schoolboy chef at Birmingham’s Grand Hotel | review
Four decades after taking a part-time job in the city’s top hotel, our reviewer checks out its newly restored incarnation – and finds it as eye-popping as ever

Gavin McOwan

25, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Birmingham stabbings: man given minimum 21-year prison sentence
Zephaniah McLeod, who has paranoid schizophrenia, killed one and injured seven in knife attacks last year

Jessica Murray

18, Nov, 2021 @4:21 PM

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Trevor Smith: police shooting was lawful killing, jury finds
Inquest concludes that West Midlands police firearms officers followed correct procedures during arrest

Jessica Murray

16, Nov, 2021 @7:56 PM

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John Bowen obituary
Other lives: Physical recreation officer at Aston University who was responsible for building up its extensive sports facilities

Sue Wheeler

15, Nov, 2021 @8:52 PM

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Graeme Edge obituary
Drummer and poet who was a co-founder of the Moody Blues

Adam Sweeting

14, Nov, 2021 @5:33 PM

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Lost psychedelic pop song with George Harrison and Ringo Starr unearthed
Radhe Shaam, written and produced by broadcaster Suresh Joshi, features stunning guest appearances by Beatles in breaks from recording Hey Jude in 1968

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

10, Nov, 2021 @1:46 PM

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Brian Colston obituary
Other lives: Innovative doctor who improved GP services in Birmingham and beyond

Jon Bloomfield

01, Nov, 2021 @7:51 PM

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‘You’ve got long hair, I’ve got long hair!’ The loud, joyful community of rock bars
With strong drinks and stronger music, rock bars are fiercely independent havens for UK metalheads, who have been donating thousands to keep them alive after Covid

Hannah May Kilroy

28, Oct, 2021 @1:00 PM

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Three-quarters of BBC Newsbeat staff decline to relocate to Birmingham
Vast majority of youth news service’s 40 employees indicate they will not move to new base in Midlands

Jim Waterson Media editor

19, Oct, 2021 @2:21 PM

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