Monthly Archives: April 2016

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Appeal to trace bus knifeman who stabbed passenger

Detectives are appealing for information after a man was stabbed on a Birmingham bus following a row with a fellow passenger. The 22-year-old was travelling on the number 11 bus in Church Road, Yardley, when he got into an argument … Continue reading

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Trailer parked in Brays Road

To all of those who don’t know, the trailer parked at 309 Brays Road has now been removed. Please see the letter to me from the Planning Department regarding the closure of the problem.             … Continue reading

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Builder ordered to pay nearly £4,000 for flytipping in Selly Oak

A Birmingham man responsible for a large volume of flytipping in Selly Oak, which included building rubble, doors, and cement asbestos, has today (28 April) been ordered to pay nearly £4,000.           (click on the photos to see larger … Continue reading

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Distracted drivers caught during motorway police crackdown

More than 130 motorists were caught using their mobile phone at the wheel in a police crackdown on distracted motorway driving. Officers from Central Motorway Police Group (CMPG) used an unmarked HGV cab to help spot drivers committing traffic offences … Continue reading

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Health boss backs calls for smokers to be offered e-cigs

Birmingham health boss Dr Adrian Phillips today welcomed calls from the Royal College of Physicians for smokers to be offered and encouraged to use e-cigarettes to help them quit. The city’s Director of Public Health has long been an advocate … Continue reading

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Councillors Sue Anderson’s reply to open letter from a concerned resident

Yesterday I was requested by a concerned Sheldon resident to put an open letter on the B26 website to all prospective candidates on the forthcoming local elections on rubbish clearing in Sheldon. Today I have received a reply from Councillor … Continue reading

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