Gov announces medicinal cannabis is legal from November

For the first time in the UK, expert doctors have been given the option to legally issue prescriptions for cannabis-based medicines when they agree...

Council apologises for missed refuse collections

Birmingham City Council has apologised to residents after missing some refuse collections following the launch of a new refuse operating model for the city. The new...

CCTV Images: Man wanted by police after he exposes himself to...

Police would like to speak to this man in connection with an exposure that took place at Acocks Green station. At approximately 7.15pm on Tuesday...

Hospice calls on Kings Heath and Moseley for buckets of support!

A local hospice is taking over Birmingham this September with its annual ‘Big Brum Bucket’ campaign – and it’s asking big-hearted volunteers from Kings...

Research finds e-cig vapour disables key immune cells in the lung

Research led by the University of Birmingham has found that vapourised e-liquid fluid has a similar effect on the lungs and body that is...

Volunteers needed as hospice expands vital ‘Support at Home’ service

Birmingham St Mary’s is encouraging sensitive and caring individuals to sign up as ‘Support at Home’ volunteers – and offer a listening ear to...

Severn Trent asks customers to use water carefully to avoid low...

With the region basking in the hottest June for 40 years, Severn Trent has confirmed that, while it always expects to see an increase...

HMRC issues warning over tax refund scams

Fraudsters are sending scam emails and SMS-messages that promise tax rebates to trick people into disclosing their account and personal details. HMRC is calling on...

Threat to school nurse jobs could hit vulnerable children, warns union

A significant number of school nurse jobs could be axed by the Birmingham School Health Advisory Service in the latest string of budget cuts...

Can I have a garden bonfire?

In short: It's not illegal to have a garden bonfire but there are laws for the nuisance they can cause. However, it is a...

Facebook

Latest posts