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Lorry driver sadly dies following a multi-vehicle collision the M6.

A lorry driver has sadly died following a collision involving two HGVs and two cars on the M6 in Warwickshire this morning (29/09). Emergency services were called to the M6 southbound carriageway between J4...

Almost 8,000 drivers caught by Average Speed Enforcement (ASE) cameras.

It has been revealed that 7,915 drivers have been caught by new Average Speed Enforcement (ASE) cameras since they were turned on last month. Project partners from Birmingham City Council (BCC), Solihull Metropolitan...

Transport minister Andrew Jones MP launches Swift card on the rail network

Transport minister Andrew Jones MP was in Birmingham this week to launch the Swift smartcard on to the West Midlands rail network. For the first time commuters can now use the Midlands’...

New Street Station marks one year since its grand reopening.

Today (20/09) marks one year since the grand reopening of one of Britain’s busiest railway stations. The £750m redevelopment of New Street Station has seen brighter, de-cluttered platforms, improved entrances to all corners...

Number 11 bus service is celebrating its 90th birthday with an anniversary Ale Trail

Britain’s longest urban bus route, Birmingham’s famous number 11, is celebrating its 90th birthday with an anniversary Ale Trail and a locally brewed commemorative beer. Transport for West Midlands and National Express...

Birmingham to invest almost £1 billion to get on the right track for HS2.

  Almost £1 billion of investment is being committed to redevelop a part of Birmingham that is set to be transformed by the arrival of HS2 in the city. The Curzon Investment Plan...

Woman taken to hospital following a collision in Spark Hill

A woman, aged 38, has been rushed to hospital after a collision on Stratford Road in Spark Hill earlier today (12/09). Emergency services were called after it's believed the woman was struck...

American Airlines to stop direct flights from Birmingham Airport to New York JFK.

American Airlines has announced today (09/09) that it will be stopping direct flights between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) on Friday 6th January 2017. The service launched in May...

Motorcyclist sadly dies following a collision on Pershore Road.

Sergeant Chris Ridge, from the West Midlands Police Collision Investigation Unit, is appealing for witnesses after a man died in a crash in Selly Park this afternoon (08/09). Emergency services were dispatched to Pershore...

Surprised motorists find a sheep on Stratford Road.

Motorists got a surprise this morning (07/09) when they spotted a sheep running aside them on the Stratford Road at around 11AM. Lisa Smith, who was travelling with her daughter, said: "The...


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