• Public inquiry told the council ‘bulldozed history’

    A public inquiry into plans for a new university in Dudley has been told the council has bulldozed the town’s history. Dudley is asking planning inspector Katie McDonald to approve a Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) on two properties on Castle Hill

  • Fines on way for illegal parking near Wollescote school

    FINES have been issued to drivers whose vehicles police spotted parked illegally near a Wollescote school. Officers were on patrol around Wollescote Primary School on Drummond Rd in Lye when they spotted multiple cases of drivers parked on white

  • Bid to find wanted man Adam Reddington

    POLICE want to find 23-year-old Adam Reddington and are appealing to the public for help. He is wanted for the harassment of a woman in Brierley Hill.  If anyone sees Adam, who is of no fixed address, they are urged to call police on 999 and

  • Lonely cat, 15, who cries at night seeks forever home

    AN ELDERLY cat who is so lonely he cries when he is left in his pen at night is seeking a "special human" to give him his forever home. Murphy's foster carer Jemma Powell-Tibbetts shared a video of his heart-breaking meows. She hoped it would