Stourbridge - Brierley Hill

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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.

Merry Hill cinema to host sing-a-long showing of Frozen

Stourbridge News: Man divorces wife because she didn't like frozen?

1:31pm Friday 15th August 2014

YOUNGSTERS can sing-a-long to one of the most popular animated films of all time at Merry Hill’s ODEON cinema.

Brierley Hill zumba fanatic showed off her skills on breakfast television

Stourbridge News:

11:00am Friday 15th August 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill woman has transformed herself from an overweight couch potato to a super-fit zumba instructor.

Life-saving equipment now in stock at Brierley Hill supermarket

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Friday 15th August 2014

THOSE that shop 'til they literally drop at a Merry Hill supermarket will be in safe hands thanks to a life-saving addition to the store.

Tasty local talent wanted for artisan food market at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News: FIFTY JOBS: The new restaurant will serve food from around the world.

11:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

MERRY Hill is calling on local foodies to help showcase the tastiest gourmet treats the region has to offer at its artisan food market.

Derelict Black Country factory site given new lease of life

Stourbridge News: An artist’s impression of how the Lockside Walk development will look.

3:13pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

THIS is the first glimpse of what a neglected former industrial plant in Brierley Hill will look like once the site is transformed to create 80 new homes.

Merry Hill's HarryFest raised £2,285

Stourbridge News:

3:17pm Monday 11th August 2014

A FUN-filled family weekend at Merry Hill has raised £2,285 for Help Harry Help Others.

Film fans enjoy Frozen at Merry Hill drive in

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Friday 8th August 2014

FILM fans parked up at Merry Hill to see Disney flick Frozen make a return to the big screen.

Merry Hill's Kiddicare store to close with the loss of 100 jobs

Stourbridge News:

4:28pm Friday 8th August 2014

KIDDICARE, Merry Hill's baby specialist shop will close next month, with the loss of around 100 jobs.

Brierley Hill graffiti yobs cost tax payers hundreds of pounds

Stourbridge News:

4:13pm Friday 8th August 2014

HOOLIGANS in Brierley Hill caused hundreds of pounds worth of damage when they graffitied walls, telecom boxes and shop shutters in a shocking vandalism spree.

Youngsters enjoy Planes 2 premiere at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News:

4:00pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

YOUNG cinema fans feasted on popcorn when they watched the premiere of Planes 2 at Merry Hill.

Auditions for TAB Operatic Society's production of Summer Holiday

Stourbridge News: You're forgetting the Harlequin theatre

2:00pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

DUDLEY Wood’s Tab Operatic Society is holding auditions for its forthcoming production, Summer Holiday.

Teen sent to young offenders institution after Brierley Hill burglary

Stourbridge News:

12:00pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

A TERRIFIED woman emerged from the shower at her Brierley Hill home just minutes after her husband and son had left to find three men burgling the property.

Musicians have the chance to take to the stage in Brierley Hill

Stourbridge News:

11:00am Tuesday 5th August 2014

LIVE music is on the menu at a Brierley Hill pub, which is offering budding musicians a chance to play in front of an audience.

Brierley Hill apprentice wins through to national skills competition final

Stourbridge News:

12:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill engineering apprentice has fought off tough competition to make it into the final of a nationwide skills search.

Kidtastic two day festival at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

A TWO-day festival, just for kids will take place at Merry Hill next week to banish boredom and raise funds for a good cause.

Bars and Melody met by hundreds of screaming fans at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News:

9:00am Friday 1st August 2014

PINT-sized pop duo Bars and Melody were greeted by hundreds of screaming fans when they launched their debut single at Merry Hill.

Life-saving equipment installed at Black Country bus stations

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Friday 1st August 2014

LIFE-SAVING equipment has now been installed at bus stations across the Black Country for use in the event of a cardiac emergency.

Black Country members of construction industry gang jailed for £8 million fraud

Stourbridge News:

10:45am Thursday 31st July 2014

FIVE Black Country fraudsters have been jailed for stealing £8m from the taxpayer following a six-year investigation by HM Revenue and Customs.

Graffiti yobs target Brierley Hill

Stourbridge News:

3:33pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

VANDALS armed with spray paint left Brierley Hill looking "a state" when they graffitied walls, telecom boxes and shop shutters.

Britain's Got Talent stars Bars & Melody will meet fans at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News: Bars and Melody on Britain's Got Talent

9:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

BRITAIN’S Got Talent finalists Bars & Melody will make an appearance at Merry Hill on Wednesday (July 30).

Bumper fundraising event in Brierley Hill

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Saturday 26th July 2014

FAMILIES can enjoy a day of fun in Brierley Hill while raising money for two good causes.

Brierley Hill firm struggles to recruit despite high unemployment levels

Stourbridge News:

1:44pm Friday 25th July 2014

BOSSES at a Brierley Hill insurance firm say they are baffled as to why they can’t fill vacant jobs despite higher than average levels of unemployment in the town.

Generous shoppers donated £230 to Brierley Hill Samaritans

Stourbridge News: Samaritan volunteers and friends joined forces on Friday and Saturday and held a bucket collection in Knutsford town centre.

3:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

BRIERLEY Hill Samaritans armed themselves with collection tins to help raise cash to keep the service up and running.

Frozen announced as Merry Hill's next drive-in movie

Stourbridge News:

5:00pm Saturday 19th July 2014

POPULAR Disney flick Frozen will make a return to the big screen at Merry Hill next month.

King-hearted cancer sufferer Kelly Mullings determined to keep charity going

Stourbridge News: Kelly Mullings

5:25pm Thursday 17th July 2014

KIND-hearted cancer sufferer Kelly Mullings continues to champion Brierley Hill based charity The Paul Ackrill Fund.

Brierley Hill woman to conquer fears for charity

Stourbridge News:

8:00am Wednesday 16th July 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill woman with a fear of heights is preparing to do a skydive for a cause close to her heart.

Brierley Hill youngster designs card for Prince George's first birthday

Stourbridge News:

2:28pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

A CREATIVE Brierley Hill schoolgirl has been crowned the winner of a national competition to design a birthday card for Prince George.

Local supermarkets announce Black Country Foodbank and Dudley Bliss as new charity partners

Stourbridge News: webpix charity donation cash money collection

5:00pm Saturday 12th July 2014

THE Black Country Foodbank and Dudley Bliss have been named as the charity partners for Sainsbury's stores in Amblecote and Merry Hill.

Merry Hill wins top customer service award

Stourbridge News: Merry Hill shopping centre

9:00am Friday 11th July 2014

MERRY Hill has been awarded one of the highest accolades for customer service.

Brierley Hill litter pick participants wanted

Stourbridge News: Litter pick in on Saturday

9:00am Sunday 6th July 2014

BRIERLEY Hill residents will be waging war on litter louts later this month.

Inner Wheel Club of Brierley Hill

9:57am Friday 4th July 2014

The Inner Wheel Club of Brierley Hill held its Annual General Meeting in early June.

Job fears as La Senza falls into administration

Stourbridge News: Two more big-name shops leave town centre

10:00am Wednesday 2nd July 2014

JOBS are hanging in the balance at Merry Hill’s La Senza store as the lingerie chain announced it had fallen into administration for the second time.

Outline plan for new homes on Pensnett haulage site approved

Stourbridge News: Cllr John Martin

6:11pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

AN outline plan to build new homes on a former haulage firm site off Corbyns Hall Lane, Pensnett, has been given the go-ahead.

Athletics club chairman hopeful Dell Stadium is on track to re-open ahead of big meeting

Stourbridge News: Dell Stadium repairs run into trouble

5:00pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

DUDLEY and Stourbridge Harriers are keeping their fingers crossed this Saturday's prestigious Heart of England Young Athletes meeting gets the go-ahead.

Dudley man jailed for dragging ex-girlfriend to watch suicide bid

Stourbridge News: Scales of Justice

2:24pm Tuesday 1st July 2014

A LOVESICK man has been jailed for three years and nine months for dragging his frightened ex-partner out of her Brierley Hill flat and down 12 flights of stairs so she could watch him commit suicide.

Suspended sentence for family man caught carrying bag of weapons at Merry Hill

Stourbridge News: Case dropped against decorator who punched two men 'who were high on drugs' after faeces were thrown over his fence

4:46pm Monday 30th June 2014

A 52-YEAR-OLD man who was carrying a bag containing a flick knife, a folding knife, a baton and a set of knuckledusters while shopping with his wife and daughter at Merry Hill has avoided jail.

Head-on collision in Brierley Hill

9:29am Friday 27th June 2014

A MAN was taken to hospital following a head-on car crash in Brierley Hill last night (Thursday).

Monster Mummy Morning in Brierley Hill

Stourbridge News: L-r Lisa and Lin Lewis from Brierley Hill.

5:00pm Thursday 26th June 2014

PEPPA Pig made an appearance at the biggest ever Mummy Mornings bash in Brierley Hill.

Jail for Brierley Hill thug who attacked two strangers after row with girlfriend

Stourbridge News: Squatters failed to report death of man in Southall - dug grave in garden for body

10:00am Thursday 26th June 2014

A 23-YEAR-OLD Brierley Hill thug who brutally attacked two complete strangers in the Stourbridge area after a heated argument with his girlfriend has been jailed for nine months.

Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after Brierley Hill scuffle

Stourbridge News: OPERATION RELENTLESS: Four arrested in police raids

2:48pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

A MAN was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a teenager was wounded with a knife in Brierley Hill.

Brierley Hill car wash boss hit with £2k court bill

Stourbridge News: Some 406,000 out-of-court disposals were handed out in 2011, a third of all offences brought to justice

12:43pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

THE owner of a Brierley Hill car wash who flouted planning laws has been hit with a court bill of almost £2,000.

Community centre to hold AGM

8:00am Wednesday 25th June 2014

THE Nine Locks Community Centre in Brierley Hill is holding its annual general meeting on Thursday July 10.

Merry Hill set for Monster Mummy Morning

Stourbridge News: L-R - Alex Phillips, aged three, Ellie-Jean Phillips, aged five, Keeley Musgrove, aged six, Aaron Musgrove, aged four, all from Wolverhampton.

12:00pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

MERRY Hill’s popular Mummy Mornings sessions are set for a monster takeover next week.



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