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Man rescued from a tower building fire in Edgbaston. 

Firefighters from three fire stations, police and paramedics were dispatched to Century Tower on Dollery Drive, shortly after 6PM on Sunday evening (08/10), to reports of a fire. A spokesperson from West...

Highgate firefighters splattered with eggs while on their way to an incident. 

Firefighters, from Highgate Station, were on their way to an incident travelling down Alcester Road, at around 8.45PM on Sunday night (01/10), when a group of youths threw several eggs at...

Fire inside disused premises in the city centre is being treated as suspected arson.

Emergency Services were dispatched to the disused premises on Pershore Street, near Chinatown, at around 6:18AM, following several 999 calls reporting the blaze. Nearly 30 firefighters were mobilised to the incident, which...

Man who started a major fire at the Wholesale Markets has been sentenced to...

A man who started a major fire at the Wholesale Markets in digbeth, has been sentenced to five years imprisonment following a joint investigation by West Midlands Police and West Midlands...

Fire safety measures taking place at four Sandwell Council tower blocks.

Sandwell Council has started removing panels from balconies and some windows at four blocks of flats as part of a series of safety measures. Following safety checks to blocks across the borough,...

Four people including two young children rescued from a flat fire in Sutton Coldfield.

Emergency services were called to Mount View, at around 1.30PM this afternoon (06/03), to reports of a fire in a block of flats. On arrival, crews found a small fire on the...

Floyd Mayweather’s van set on fire outside Park Regis Hotel.

Firefighters from Ladywood Fire Station were dispatched to the hotel carpark near Five Ways, at around 3:30AM on Sunday (05/02), to reports of a vehicle fire. On arrival, they found Floyd Mayweather’s...

Emergency services take part in a live-play training exercise at Merry Hill shopping centre.

West Midlands Police, together with partner emergency services, took part in a live-play training exercise at Merry Hill shopping centre on Sunday (26/02) to test the force’s response to a major...

A man has sadly died in a severe house fire in Smethwick.

Emergency services were called to City Road, at around 5am this morning (10/02), to reports of a house fire. Fire crews have now extinguished the blaze however; a man has sadly died. A...

Man in a critical condition after being struck by a train in Acocks Green.

A man is in a critical condition after a being struck by a train on the line between Hall Green and Spring Road this morning (21/12). Emergency services were dispatched to the...


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