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MasterChef finalist Louisa Ellis takes over Harvey Nichols for one night only

Harvey Nichols Birmingham is teaming up with much-lauded chef Louisa Ellis for a one night only restaurant takeover. The MasterChef: The Professionals finalist will bring her innovative style to the luxury...

Elephants strolling through the streets of Billesley in the 1960s. 

Rare images of elephants strolling through the streets of Billesley in the 1960s have been discovered. The elephants were believed to be on a daily walk during their stay at the circus on...

Birmingham New Road in Tipton closed after lorry collides with tree

A lorry driver has been seriously injured in a collision on the Birmingham New Road in Tipton this morning (23/10). It took place just before 8:30am when a lorry collided with a...

Walkers launches recycling scheme following public backlash to plastic packaging

Earlier this year members of the public decided to protest by sending their Walkers Crisps packet back to the company’s headquarters, in a bid to make them more environmentally aware. The Leicester...

Kickstart the festive season with a jolly Santa-themed run for charity

Hundreds of big-hearted Santas will be taking over Birmingham this Christmas, in a bid to raise vital funds for Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice. The charity’s ‘Jingle Bell Jog’ – which is a...
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Police investigate fatal collision in Erdington

Police are investigating a fatal collision involving a pedestrian and lorry in Gravelley Hill North, Erdington at just before 10:50am today (5/12). The male pedestrian suffered serious injuries and was sadly confirmed...

Six years on and Birmingham Updates is now the most engaged news source in...

As you may know, I (Luke Addis) started Birmingham Updates (BU) on 8th August 2011 with the main aim of dispelling rumours during the disorder and riots in our amazing city.  Since...

Royally wonderful events to celebrate Harry and Megs nuptials in style.

The big day is fast approaching and the 19th May is set to be a region-wide party, what with the FA Cup final taking place on the same day! For those...

Government funding for West Midlands Police dropped in recent years, as major report casts...

Government funding for West Midlands Police has dropped in recent years, as a major report casts doubt on the state of the country's policing. The National Audit Office report says that the...

West Midland’s Police appeal for information following Streetly burglary.

Detectives are appealing for information after a family were threatened with a knife during a burglary in Streetly. Three men managed to break into the home in Langham Green through a back...

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