Stourbridge - Brierley Hill

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Little Mix to switch on Merry Hill's Christmas lights

Stourbridge News: Little Mix will play Westonbirt on June 20

3:19pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

LITTLE Mix will bring festive cheer to Merry Hill when they switch on this year's Christmas lights.

Brierley Hill tots help those in need

Stourbridge News:

1:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill playgroup have helped support people in need as part of their harvest celebrations.

Brierley Hill fundraiser aims to give disabled youngsters a day to remember

Stourbridge News:

12:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

TWO Dudley men are hosting an evening of entertainment to raise money for local disabled children.

Dudley mum set for Sahara trek

Stourbridge News: Leanne Williams getting set for her charity trek

9:25am Thursday 23rd October 2014

TIRELESS Dudley cancer champion Leanne Williams embarks on her biggest challenge to date early next month when she attempts a seven-day trek across the Sahara Desert.

Judge issues warning to witnesses who made moonwalk video while waiting to give evidence

Stourbridge News: REJECTED AND DEJECTED: An Ammanford man was left disappointed after a judge refused to send him to jail.

3:09pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

TWO young Brierley Hill men involved in making a Michael Jackson moonwalk video as they waited to give evidence in an assault trial have been given a ticking off by a judge.

Spooky half-term fun on offer at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News: Family Halloween Disco

12:00pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

FRIGHTENINGLY free fun is on offer at Merry Hill this half-term, with storytelling, crafty activities and spooky face painting on offer.

Brierley Hill man died from injuries sustained in motorbike accident, inquest told

Stourbridge News:

3:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill man died from injuries he sustained in a motorbike accident while on holiday in Goa, an inquest was told.

Shoppers and staff treated to random acts of kindness at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News: Merry Hill shopping centre

9:00am Monday 20th October 2014

CUSTOMERS and staff at Merry Hill were left stunned last week as the centre treated them to random acts of kindness to celebrate National Customer Service week.

Bodybuilders set to flex muscles in Brierley Hill

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

BODYBUILDERS from across the borough and beyond will be descending on Brierley Hill this weekend for a chance to qualify for the Mr Universe contest.

Brierley Hill artist needs votes to win prestigious award

Stourbridge News:

2:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill artist is urging people to get behind him after he was shortlisted for a prestigious award.

Husband and wife stage stars to play Mack and Mabel in Brierley Hill show

Stourbridge News: R-L - Adam Compton and Liz Woodhouse in the title roles of Mack and Mabel

4:10pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

BRIDEGROOM Adam Compton and his leading lady Liz Woodhouse are taking on lead roles for the first time in a bitter-sweet stage romance in Brierley Hill.

Luke Walker's relief as pub violence charge is thrown out

Stourbridge News:

3:04pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill man convicted of killing his girlfriend on a Greek holiday island has been cleared of ugly pub violence after a witness filmed another doing a Michael Jackson moonwalk as they waited to give evidence in his trial.

Withymoor tot to run 1.5km in memory of aunt

Stourbridge News:

2:30pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A FOUR-year-old Withymoor girl will pull on her running shoes to raise cash in memory of her aunt.

Volunteers receive £500 to help Brierley Hill community garden grow

Stourbridge News:

2:00pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

GREEN-fingered volunteers have received a cash boost to help them breathe new life into a Brierley Hill community garden.

Variety show will raise funds for borough cancer ward

Stourbridge News: The Fizzogs performing at Stourbridge Carnival

1:30pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

A VARIETY show in Brierley Hill will raise funds to support  cancer patients at Russells Hall Hospital.

Arty Stourbridge College student has designs on beauty title

Stourbridge News: Sophia De Beer

11:56am Tuesday 14th October 2014

STOURBRIDGE College art student Sophia De Beer has designs on becoming the next Miss Worcestershire.

Free first aid training for parents at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News:

10:00am Tuesday 14th October 2014

PARENTS will be able to gain some potentially life-saving skills for free at Merry Hill next week.

Currys PC World unveils new Merry Hill megastore

Stourbridge News:

1:00pm Monday 13th October 2014

A REVAMPED Currys PC World megastore has opened in Brierley Hill, creating 25 new jobs.

Brierley Hill business benefits from council scheme

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Friday 10th October 2014

A BUSINESS that is relocating to Brierley Hill will be the first to benefit from Dudley Council’s Business Investment Zone scheme.

Free workshops to help Stourbridge people get online

Stourbridge News: Wirral Council has announced details of opening times over the festive period.

12:00pm Friday 10th October 2014

FREE computer workshops are on offer at libraries across Stourbridge next week to help people learn basic skills and get online.

Mayor gets a taste of the world in Brierley Hill

Stourbridge News:

3:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

THE Mayor of Dudley took a tour of world cuisine last night (Wednesday) as she officially opened a new Brierley Hill restaurant.

Santa’s elves required at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News:

12:00pm Thursday 9th October 2014

ELVES are wanted to help Santa Claus spread the Christmas cheer to shoppers at Merry Hill.

Thousands attend Merry Hill's student night

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

THOUSANDS of youngsters took advantage of the exclusive discounts on offer at Merry Hill's student night.

Brierley Hill supermarket staff get behind Tickled Pink campaign

Stourbridge News:

1:00pm Monday 6th October 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill supermarket is calling on generous shoppers to help raise funds for breast cancer charities.

Brierley Hill bride-to-be devastated after wedding venue closes

Stourbridge News:

3:08pm Friday 3rd October 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill bride-to-be faces having her dream wedding day wrecked after her chosen venue closed suddenly.

More stars added to Merry Hill's student night line-up

Stourbridge News:

9:59am Thursday 2nd October 2014

STUDENTS will have the chance to rub shoulders with the stars at Merry Hill tomorrow (Friday October 3).

Nearly 1,000 object to new Brierley Hill waste centre plan

Stourbridge News: Artist's impression of the Clean Power recycling centre proposed for Brierley Hill

9:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

NEARLY 1,000 Brierley Hill residents have lodged objections against controversial new plans for a massive indoor recycling centre in Brierley Hill.

Brierley Hill law firm nets £4,000 for The Prince's Trust

Stourbridge News:

11:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

A CHARITY football match organised by Brierley Hill legal eagles has netted £4,000 for The Prince's Trust.

Geordie Shore stars to visit Merry Hill for student night

Stourbridge News: Oceana  Gaz Beadle 2.JPG

11:45am Tuesday 30th September 2014

STUDENTS can shop 'til they drop and take advantage of exclusive discounts at Merry Hill for one night only.

The Witches of Eastwick coming to Brierley Hill

Stourbridge News:

10:58am Monday 29th September 2014

A WICKEDLY funny musical is coming to Brierley Hill that will leave the audience slightly hot under the collar.

Audi theft ring jailed after police uncover car ‘chop shop’ in Lye

Stourbridge News:

5:10pm Friday 19th September 2014

MEMBERS of a high-end vehicle theft ring have been jailed for more than 17 years after cops uncovered their car cutting den in Lye.

Campaign underway to send brave Brierley Hill family on lifetime trip to Disney World

Stourbridge News:

9:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

FAMILY and friends are rallying round to try and send a brave Brierley Hill family to Disney World in Florida for a much-deserved trip of a lifetime.

Four Phones 4 u jobs saved at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News:

5:16pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

THE jobs of four Phones 4 u concessions store staff based at Merry Hill are among those set to be saved after a deal was agreed with Dixons Carphone.

Developers set to launch £400million luxury flats scheme at Waterfront

Stourbridge News: Computer generated image of how the transformed Egg building will look

5:33pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

DEVELOPERS set to transform a derelict finance office into 181 luxury apartments at Brierley Hill's Waterfront complex say 30 per cent of the development has already been sold to investors before the scheme has even been launched.

Stourbridge pastor pays tribute to Bond villain Richard Kiel

Stourbridge News: Dr Tony Stone with former Bond villain Richard Kiel, pictured at a church crusade in Buffalo, New York, in 1986.

4:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

A BLACK Country pastor has paid tribute to former Bond villain Richard Kiel who died last week.

Students warned to be vigilant after teen sex attack in Brierley Hill

Stourbridge News: Press conference with detective chief superintendent Steve Jupp from West Midlands police on murders of Avatar and Carole Kolar.

11:33am Monday 15th September 2014

POLICE are urging students to be vigilant after a teenager was sexually assaulted on her way to school in Brierley Hill.

Brierley Hill school celebrates 40th anniversary with new playground

Stourbridge News:

10:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill school has marked its 40th anniversary by unveiling a new £50,000 playground.

Anti-waste site campaigners to hold public meeting

Stourbridge News: Artist's impression of the Clean Power recycling centre proposed for Brierley Hill

4:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

BRIERLEY Hill Say No tO the Waste-site action group is holding a public meeting to discuss revised plans for a massive indoor recycling centre near the town.

Man and woman released on police bail after Brierley Hill drugs raid

Stourbridge News: Police arrest man following serious sexual assault in Runcorn

10:13am Wednesday 10th September 2014

A 25-YEAR-OLD man from Wolverhampton and a 21-year-old woman from Wordsley have been released on police bail pending further inquiries following a raid on premises in Brierley Hill High Street yesterday (Tuesday) morning when drugs and a dangerous dog were seized.

Woman arrested and cannabis seized in Brierley Hill raids

Stourbridge News:

1:31pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A WOMAN was arrested and a small amount of cannabis seized after police raided three addresses in Brierley Hill High Street this morning (Tuesday).

Brierley Hill legal eagles will take to the pitch for charity

Stourbridge News:

12:30pm Monday 8th September 2014

BRIERLEY Hill legal eagles will swap the court rooms for the football pitch in a bid to raise funds for the Prince's Trust.

Brierley Hill shoppers raise more than £5,800 for charity

Stourbridge News: Volunteers from Croydon are wanted for guide dog training

5:00pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

GENEROUS shoppers at Sainsbury's Merry Hill store dug deep to help raise funds for the Guide Dogs charity.

Foodie fun at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News:

1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

MERRY Hill has launched its Great Taste campaign—a month-long celebration of all things food.

Fears up to 400,000 tonnes of waste could be processed at proposed Brierley Hill waste plant

Stourbridge News: Artist's impression of the Clean Power recycling centre proposed for Brierley Hill

11:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

CAMPAIGNERS have raised fears up to 400,000 tonnes of waste could be processed at a proposed Brierley Hill recycling plant.

Borough bus drivers to take on police in charity football match

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

BOROUGH bus drivers will step out from behind the wheel and onto the pitch when they take part in a charity football match.

Curtain up for Brierley Hill's Community Players

Stourbridge News:

4:26pm Monday 1st September 2014

BRIERLEY Hill's Community Players' new show will feature an all female cast.

Man spared jail after deliberately crashing into Brierley Hill couple

Stourbridge News:

2:01pm Friday 29th August 2014

A MAN who deliberately drove his van at speed into a car carrying a Brierley Hill couple has been allowed to keep his freedom.

Free hearing checks available at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News: City researchers develop ear security system

10:27am Tuesday 26th August 2014

SHOPPERS at Merry Hill are being encouraged to take advantage of a free hearing check as part of a new awareness campaign.

Plumbing problem pours cold water over Dudley Town match

Stourbridge News:

2:57pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

DUDLEY Town footballers were left kicking their heels this week after their proposed West Midlands League game against Hereford side Pegasus Juniors had to be called off last Saturday because there was no hot water available at their Brierley Hill ground.

Union J to meet fans at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News: Jaymi Hensley (far right) with Union J band members (left to right) JJ Hamblett, Josh Cuthbert and George Shelley

9:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

POP heartthrobs Union J will be visiting Merry Hill to sign copies of their eagerly awaited new single.


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