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Kriss Akabusi

Track legends will talk about careers at dinner

Julie Hardiman (centre), with Luan Wall, personal trainer, and Hot Runner  organiser Steve Worrallo

Kidderminster fundraiser in ‘Hot Runner’

Meeah Bakhtiari before her birthday haircut

Kidderminster girl’s poignant charity haircut in memory of her friend

Redditch Town Hall.

Victory in Redditch as town receives £88,000 Government grant

Richard Walker donated his retirement gift to the Help Appeal to build more helipads in hospitals

Kind hearted ex-Kidderminster bin man’s retirement gift to charity

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iPad and jewellery stolen in Upton Warren

One of the model types taken during the theft. (55783794)

Large number of model vehicles stolen from Bromsgrove warehouse

Year seven pupils, Amy Wicks, 12, and Kieran Hateley, 11, learning about smoothies at the Aston Fields Middle School's All Different: All Equal day. (55793050)

Pupils celebrate cultures from around the world

Depave aims to reduce flooding in Sanders Park overspill car park.

Depave project set to reduce flooding and water pollution

CHEERS! John Nowacki and Grant Stain

Ale alchemist arrives at Redditch's The Black Tap pub

Picture by Jemma Green

UPDATE: Man injured in incident at Hoo Farm Industrial Estate

Dudley Council handed over £40,000 to buy back the land at Hall Street

Search is on for new mosque site

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Husband and wife, Ross and Jenny Taylor are feeling the love in Dudley town centre this week.  Flowers donated by Deana George, owner of Deana Ann Flowers, a new flower shop in New Street.

Love is in the air as town sees pink

St Thomas' Network

Affordable homes plan for former Dudley community centre

New Miller and Carter restaurant creates 40 jobs

New Miller and Carter restaurant creates 40 jobs

Inquest opens into death of Redditch man Carl Merriman

Inquest opens into death of Redditch man Carl Merriman

Appeal for bags of items from Bromsgrove to help refugees in Calais and Dunkirk

Appeal for items from Bromsgrove people to help desperate refugees in Calais and Dunkirk

An artist’s CGI impression of the proposed Aldi store in Thorns Road, Lye

Aldi supermarket set for Lye after plans approved

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An architect's design of the the retail units.

Retail park plan to revive derelict Oldbury site

The new hall being constructed at Madinatul Uloom Islamic College

Planned new lecture hall for Kidderminster school set to be approved

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Mila the dog who cops say was beaten "within an inch of her life" by raiders at her home in Halesowen

Halesowen family shocked after family pet beaten during burglary

The dishwasher involved in the blaze. Pic by West Midlands Fire Service

Dishwasher blaze in Upper Gornal

Stourbridge MP speaks to churches about refugee crisis

Stourbridge MP speaks to churches about refugee crisis

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Ballbearings fired in three incidents in Wythall

Ballbearings fired in three incidents in Wythall

Libby Mae's parents Charlotte and Richard Sharratt with Birmingham City football player Paul Caddis.

New hospital rooms opened in Libby Mae’s memory

Cowboy builder guilty of shoddy work

Cowboy builder guilty of shoddy work

Sandra Nowocinska

Accused maintains he was asleep during tragic Horsefair fire, court hears

Awarded Customer Service Team of the Year, Agility Fleet team members Jacki Stevenson, Sue Perry-Holmes, Phil Ward, Lesley Edwards and Jessica Adams. (55814986)

Bromsgrove business pick up top industry award

Have you been offered these watches? (55815688)

Have you been offered these watches?

Mr Hollingworth was a councillor for Alvechurch for 12 years and led Bromsgrove District Council for nine years until 2014.

Funeral of former Bromsgrove Council leader will take place on Thursday

Daniel Swanepoel. (55789335)

Former St Augustine's pupil Daniel Swanepoel shortlisted for Creativepool’s People’s Choice Award

PREMIER: David Cameron is likely to call an in/out EU referendum in June.

The Europe debate: Redditch Advertiser poll finds 47% want to STAY in the EU

Daniel Swanepoel. (55789335)

Former St Augustine's pupil Daniel Swanepoel shortlisted for Creativepool’s People’s Choice Award

Fun on the high seas at Avoncroft this half term

Fun on the high seas at Avoncroft this half term

Chaplaincy volunteer Carole Rees in Kemp's Sanctuary.

TV ad campaign to highlight the work of Kidderminster’s Kemp Hospice

Ignite youth clubs will be running a three-day series of sessions for young people in Stourbridge and Brierley Hill

Football, dance and drama on offer to Stourbridge's youth this half term

Archdeacon of Dudley, Nikki Groarke and vicar of Bromsgrove, Ray Khan taking prayer requests on Bromsgrove high street (55786032)

Vicar of Bromsgrove says a prayer for High Street shoppers

Redditch Round Table thanked groups and charities that helped the group during the Christmas collection.

We couldn't do it without you - Redditch Round Table pays tribute to everyone who helped the group raise vital cash

Jacqueline Bradley, with her watercolour of Glencoe, and Lilliam Goodwin have work on display at the Brierley Hill Society of Artists exhibition at Wordsley’s Red House Glass Cone

Last chance to see Brierley Hill Society of Artists’ annual show

Two cars stolen from driveway in Astwood Bank, Redditch

Two cars stolen from driveway in Astwood Bank, Redditch

Justice will no longer be done in Sandwell as Govt gives magistrates court death sentence

Justice will no longer be done in Sandwell as Govt gives magistrates court death sentence

Brintons Carpets

Brintons to shed workforce as part of restructure

Seething Sandwell social workers set to strike if trust takes over children's services

Seething Sandwell social workers set to strike if trust takes over children's services

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The female driver was able to walk away. Photo by West Midlands Ambulance Service

Lucky escape for female driver who flipped her car on ice

Two Syrian families will be coming to Redditch.

"We trust that our community will welcome victims fleeing war, famine and persecution," says Redditch MP Karen Lumley

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JAILED: Brett Westwood

Netherton builder jailed after sex attacks on schoolgirls

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Jacqueline Abbott was died from head injuries at her home in Netherton

Inquest told Netherton woman was killed after row about concert tickets

Louis Costas

Tributes paid to much-loved Stourport chip shop boss

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Action group committee members Dee Ratcliffe, Margaret Zglinkski and Richard Deakin voice their concerns about the plan to create a new access route into The Green Fields.

College boss says there was no "intent to upset residents" with Stourbridge sports field access plan

Stock image: Coroner (55725556)

Rubery woman committed suicide inquest concludes

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