Birmingham

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How a Muslim dating app made UK man’s search for a wife go viral
Mixed responses on social media to revelation Muzmatch was behind poster campaign in Muhammed Malik’s quest for love

David Batty

21, Jan, 2022 @1:20 PM

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Simon Foxley obituary
Other lives: Musician, teacher, composer and conductor

Penny Foxley

20, Jan, 2022 @5:48 PM

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My ancestors, the key workers
Delving into a family history in Birmingham reveals the value of working-class jobs, then and now

16, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Liver-branding transplant surgeon struck off medical register
Panel concludes Simon Bramhall undermined public trust in his profession after branding organs during surgery

Léonie Chao-Fong

11, Jan, 2022 @9:11 PM

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Commonwealth Games 2022: how Birmingham’s big event is shaping up
The first major international multisport event with spectators since the start of the pandemic is already causing ripples of excitement

Jessica Murray

02, Jan, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Lost shots of 90s rave culture by Terence Donovan to go on show
Photographer best known for capturing ‘swinging London’ photographed revellers on a techno music night in Birmingham in never-seen images

Donna Ferguson

01, Jan, 2022 @4:00 PM

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Birmingham to convert ex-university halls in struggle with homelessness
Oscott Gardens will provide temporary accommodation for up to 300 families as council faces soaring demand for housing

Jessica Murray Midlands correspondent

24, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Meet the man who created the ‘Christmas is cancelled’ myth
In 1998, Michael Chubb’s team at Birmingham city council came up with ‘Winterval’ – and the backlash is still being felt today

Jim Waterson

23, Dec, 2021 @2:18 PM

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Unite launches inquiry into building costs of Birmingham project
Following leaked accounts, union’s new general secretary says possible ‘significant loss’ must be investigated

Rachel Hall

20, Dec, 2021 @9:50 PM

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Millions of unjabbed a key concern as England scrambles to vaccinate
Government’s ‘Get boosted now’ slogan means little in areas where up to 30% of people have had no vaccine at all

Robert Booth, Niamh McIntyre and Tobi Thomas

15, Dec, 2021 @6:33 PM

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Michael Jones obituary
Other lives: Teacher who campaigned for a change in the law concerning Leylandii hedges

Ian Jones

07, Dec, 2021 @6:10 PM

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Roy Holder obituary
Stage and screen actor who appeared in several popular TV series including Ace of Wands, Doctor Who and Sorry!

Anthony Hayward

05, Dec, 2021 @4:12 PM

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