Tipton's only VC winner honoured with memorial stone
A World War One soldier is honoured 100 years after he "demonstrated immense courage and bravery".
Prayers held after girl dies falling from flat window in Birmingham
People gather to say prayers for an 18-month-old girl who died after falling from the window of a tower block.
Perry Beeches Academy Trust: Critical EFA report delayed
A flagship academy trust had "special" treatment when a watchdog delayed a critical report, the BBC learns.
Birmingham prison officer Richard Stack jailed for drug smuggling
A prison officer is jailed for smuggling drugs and psychoactive substances into a prison.
Homes set to replace Hall Green greyhound track
A greyhound track that opened almost 90 years ago is set to be demolished to make way for new homes.
Rubbish 'not collected' as residents complain of 'awful stench' in heatwave
Piles of rubbish are mounting up in the streets at the hottest time of the year because collections have not taken place for weeks, residents claim.