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Tuesday, 13 July 2021 01:57

A team of 18 amateur cyclists, led by ex-England footballer and blood cancer survivor Geoff Thomas, have today completed the full 2021 Tour de France route, one week ahead of the professionals. They...

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Tuesday, 22 June 2021 02:40

Following an extremely difficult time for everybody, especially charities, one erstwhile charity fundraiser took on his most difficult challenge to date when he played 4 rounds of golf a day for 5...

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Sunday, 23 May 2021 00:36

The team at the iconic Birmingham Back to Backs has won the prestigious Dementia Hero Award in the category ‘Dementia Friendly Business’. The winners were announced at a virtual awards...

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Friday, 21 May 2021 02:37

The last year has been especially tough for young people who have struggled with home schooling and been without daily contact with friends and their wider support group. Yet with these challenges...

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Thursday, 20 May 2021 01:19

King G Mall Dhol Blasters has been included by World Book of Records Gold Edition as the world's first, oldest and biggest male/female combo Dhol team Now going for over 30-years, founder and...

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Wednesday, 19 May 2021 00:55

Eight-year-old Josh Purkis from Birmingham has cut his waist length hair in support of two charities that helped his family when his little sister was taken seriously ill with a brain tumour. Josh...

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Friday, 07 May 2021 03:14

A 16-year-old boy from Birmingham, who has helped to get more than 80,000 people learning British Sign Language over the last year, has won the ‘Stephen Sutton Inspiration Award’ at the 2021 Pride...

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Thursday, 06 May 2021 01:50

Wolverhampton Wanderers footballers and a TV personality have joined this year’s search to find exceptional young citizens in Wolverhampton. Wolves players Leander Dendoncker and Theo Corbeanu have...

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Tuesday, 04 May 2021 03:06

A Stoke-on-Trent care team has fought off tough competition from across the country to clinch the title of ‘Residential Team of the Year’ at the first ever virtual National Care Group Annual...

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Tuesday, 04 May 2021 02:04

Over 100,000 people have signed a petition calling for a memorial plaque in honour of Folajimi Olubunmi-Adewole. It comes after the 20-year-old - known to his friends as Jimi – was called a ‘hero’...

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Saturday, 01 May 2021 04:03

Alena Maze, who is a wife, mother of 7, and a famous YouTuber, has successfully earned a Ph.D. in Survey Methodology. She is one of the first in the world to hold a doctorate degree in that field....

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Tuesday, 27 April 2021 01:19

Local Worcestershire magistrate, Chris Devney, is once again putting his best foot forward for Midlands Air Ambulance Charity, to raise funds for the lifesaving service and mark its 30th year...

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Saturday, 10 April 2021 04:53

As the statement issued by Buckingham Palace announced the passing of the Duke of Edinburgh tributes continued to poor in from well-wishers around the world, the Royal Family asked people to...

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Friday, 09 April 2021 14:19

TRIBUTE FROM THE LORD-LIEUTENANT FOR THE WEST MIDLANDS ON BEHALF OF THE WEST MIDLANDS FOLLOWING DEATH OF HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS PRINCE PHILIP, DUKE OF EDINBURGH   The Lord-Lieutenant of the West...

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Tuesday, 06 April 2021 02:10

On January 29 2021, Cauda Equina Champions Charity launched their first ever fundraising campaign called ‘1 Million Steps for CES’, but just over eight weeks later and the team have walked over 23...

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Sunday, 04 April 2021 05:04

A school crossing patrol officer is retiring after two decades of helping school children safely across the road. Val Davies began her career as a lollipop lady on the 30 March 2001, after...