Trike rider hurt after lorry smash in Dudley

Dudley News: Baby boy dies suddenly at holiday park

9:27am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A MAN has been taken to hospital suffering with back pain and a head injury after a collision in Dudley.

Borough charities to benefit from fundraising concert

8:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

THE Gentlemen Songsters will be staging a concert next month in aid of two popular borough charities.

Up to 49 jobs at risk at Phones 4u stores across the borough

Dudley News:

6:33pm Monday 15th September 2014

THE jobs of up to 49 members of staff at Phones 4u outlets across the borough are at risk after administrators were called in to the stricken mobile phone retailer today (Monday).

Dudley granny grew drugs to pay off catalogue debts

Dudley News: Dudley man jailed for punching ex while she held a baby

3:27pm Monday 15th September 2014

A DUDLEY grandmother turned to cannabis production after running up £5,000 worth of debts to catalogue clubs.

Dudley man killed himself after threatening wife with a gun

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12:03pm Monday 15th September 2014

A DUDLEY man killed himself after threatening his wife with an air pistol while banned from visiting his family home.

Cops charge two after Gornal gun club car theft

Dudley News: A health care trust worker has been arrested in Merseyside in connection with the investigation into corrupt payments to police and public officials

12:42pm Monday 15th September 2014

POLICE have charged two men with receiving stolen goods after a car was taken from outside a Lower Gornal gun club.

Before the courts

Dudley News:

9:00am Monday 15th September 2014

The following appeared at Dudley Magistrates Court between September 8 and 11:

Deadline for Black Country Chamber business awards nears

Dudley News:

5:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

BUSINESSES have less than a week to apply for a prestigious Black Country Chamber of Commerce business award.

Borough fundraisers set to take a leap of faith for charity

Dudley News: Kate Sanders, Jackie Winfield and Caroline Garbett prepare to abseil for Beacon

1:02pm Sunday 14th September 2014

A CHARITY dedicated to helping blind people is calling on Black Country folk to take a leap of faith.

Council calls for help to light up bonfire night sky

Dudley News: The blazing bonfire

9:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

DUDLEY Council is calling for help from borough businesses to help light up the bonfire night sky.

GPs to host public healthcare forum

5:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

MEMBERS of the public are invited to discuss their health needs with borough GPs at an open healthcare forum.

Guide dog charity looking for Black Country hour heroes

Dudley News:

1:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

STOURBRIDGE Guide Dogs is asking for volunteers to donate an hour of their time to help collect funds.

Movies at the Museums showcase Black Country heritage

Dudley News:

9:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

MUSEUMS across the borough are hosting a series of movie screenings celebrating the area’s manufacturing, creativity and innovation.

Companies urged to bring light to Dudley borough

Dudley News: Dorothy House Hospice Care is helping people celebrate the lives of loved ones by dedicating a light to shine on a Christmas tree

5:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

THE search is on to find Black Country companies to sponsor the borough’s Christmas trees and festive decorations.

Family demand answers after former Black Country bricklayer was exposed to deadly asbestos

Dudley News:

12:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

THE family of a former Quarry Bank brick layer who died of mesothelioma want answers about where he was exposed to the deadly dust.

Police grant allows Netherton gardeners to spend a penny

Dudley News:

12:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

GREEN-fingered Netherton residents have described themselves as "flushed with success" after receiving £500 to improve their allotment .

Bikers to raise funds for Mary Stevens Hospice

Dudley News: John Coleman tackles the Isle of Man course on his Yamaha motorbike

1:03pm Friday 12th September 2014

BLACK Country bikers will be hitting the road to raise funds for Mary Stevens Hospice on Sunday (September 14).

MP steps up calls for borough to hit the internet fast lane

Dudley News: Council makes children's services information easier to find

8:30am Friday 12th September 2014

DUDLEY North MP Ian Austin is demanding the borough is moved into the fast lane of the information superhighway.

Robin 2 to host Simon and Garfunkel Story

Dudley News:

5:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A BLACK Country music venue is playing host to a celebration of the music of Simon and Garfunkel this weekend.

Dudley Zumbathon raises healthy total for charity

Dudley News: Zumba Class

12:33pm Thursday 11th September 2014

FITNESS fanatics at Dudley Leisure Centre have raised £1,800 for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust.

Dudley mayor prepares to lead borough's tribute to 'The Few'

Dudley News:

11:58am Thursday 11th September 2014

DUDLEY Borough’s first citizen is set to lead borough tributes to the nation’s Battle of Britain heroes.

Brierley Hill school celebrates 40th anniversary with new playground

Dudley News:

10:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

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

Dudley cannabis farm trio jailed for sophisticated set up

Dudley News: Cannabis factory found in garage

8:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

THREE men involved in a sophisticated cannabis growing operation at a Dudley warehouse unit have been locked up.

Woman injured during supermarket raid in Netherton

Dudley News:

4:01pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A WOMAN has been injured during an armed robbery at a supermarket in Netherton.

Friends stage balloon release in memory of tragic cyclist Lorraine Rowson

Dudley News: Prestwood House balloon release in memory of Lorraine Rowson.
Friends and colleagues of Lorraine release balloons.
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4:01pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

FRIENDS and work colleagues said their own poignant farewell to tragic cyclist Lorraine Rowson, who was hit by a lorry in Gornal, by holding a balloon release in her honour.

Anti-waste site campaigners to hold public meeting

Dudley 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.

Battle to save Sedgley pub goes to Westminster with MP Austin

Dudley News: Big Ben chimes as the School Council arrives.

3:30pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

THE battle to save a closure-threatened Sedgley pub made it to Westminster during a Commons community questions session.

Patients happy with food dished up at Russells Hall Hospital

Dudley News: Russells Hall Hospital in Dudley

2:10pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

FOOD being served up at Russells Hall Hospital has improved in the last 12 months, according to figures from the Department of Health.

Bosses urged to join the fight to cut metal theft

Dudley News: Figures released following freedom of information request

1:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

DUDLEY bosses are being urged to fight crime by marking property to deter metal thieves.

Gornal street shut after oil spill on road

Dudley News: A health care trust worker has been arrested in Merseyside in connection with the investigation into corrupt payments to police and public officials

2:20pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

WEST Midlands Police is advising motorists to avoid Lake Street in Lower Gornal which is closed due to an oil spill.

Dudley MP slams Cops and Robbers TV show as disgraceful

Dudley News: MP Ian Austin says Dudley schools could do better

12:11pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A TV documentary featuring Black Country crooks has been described as dreadful by Dudley North MP Ian Austin.

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

Dudley 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.

Celebrity Bill Oddie quick to keep in touch after Dudley Zoo visit

Dudley News: Bill Oddie receiving his adoption pack for Billie the baby baboon during his visit to Dudley Zoo

3:16pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

CELEBRITY conservationist Bill Oddie wasted no time in getting in touch with his namesake adopted ‘son’ at Dudley Zoo.

Man jailed for renting Black Country homes which became drug factories

Dudley News: Carpenter jailed over kicking old pal in the head

2:34pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A MAN who paid up to £3,000 a time to rent houses across the Black Country so they could then be turned into large scale cannabis factories has been locked up for 32 months.

Woman arrested and cannabis seized in Brierley Hill raids

Dudley 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).

Planners refuse permission to demolish Dudley's gateway "disgrace"

Dudley News: The shabby site of the King Arthur pub in Dudley is not to be bulldozed yet despite being branded a disgrace. 371435L

12:53pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

THE future of an eyesore branded Dudley’s disgrace remains uncertain after planners rejected a proposal for a new supermarket.

Before the courts

Dudley News: CROY Teen girls admit tram attacks

4:30pm Monday 8th September 2014

The following appeared at Dudley Magistrates Court between September 1 and 5:

Dudley charity hoping online voters will back their garden cash bid

Dudley News: Maxine Wragg from White House Cancer Support is seeking online votes for a cash boost. 371410MH

2:06pm Monday 8th September 2014

A DUDLEY charity is hoping online voters will use their X to mark the spot for a funding boost.

Brierley Hill legal eagles will take to the pitch for charity

Dudley 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.

Coroner warns drugs will kill after Dudley heroin tragedy

Dudley News: My mum died from a heroin overdose - I thought all adults used drugs

11:40am Monday 8th September 2014

THE death of a Dudley dad prompted a warning from the Black Country coroner about the dangers of drug abuse.

Dudley Council's leader signs up to latest energy saving scheme

Dudley News:

11:20am Monday 8th September 2014

DUDLEY'S leader has signed up for an energy saving scheme and urged others to do the same.

Road closure during Quarry Bank Labour Club's 50th anniversary celebrations

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9:00am Monday 8th September 2014

QUARRY Bank Labour Club will hold a bumper fun day to celebrate its 50th anniversary.

Black Country chefs wanted for new TV show

Dudley News: HOT STUFF: Cooking on the £20,000 oven

5:00pm Sunday 7th September 2014

AMBITIOUS Black Country chefs who want to take a step up the career ladder are wanted for a new television programme.

Black Country top dogs set to face the people in Netherton

Dudley News: John Polychronakis is to retire as Dudley Council's chief executive

1:00pm Sunday 7th September 2014

DUDLEY residents will be able to quiz top dogs from public services as they face the people in Netherton.

Black Country residents with hearing loss invited to help shape charity’s work

Dudley News:

9:00am Sunday 7th September 2014

A CHARITY has invited people in the Black Country who are deaf or have hearing loss to join its research panel and help influence future work.

Dudley museum chief scoops top award

Dudley News:

5:00pm Saturday 6th September 2014

THE man in charge of the organisation which runs a leading Dudley tourist attraction has scooped a top award.

Black Country set to take TV prime time slot

Dudley News:

1:00pm Saturday 6th September 2014

THE BLACK Country is set to take centre stage on prime time TV with an appearance on the BBC’s Country File.

Free driving course for older people in the borough

Dudley News: Get behind the wheel of classic cars at Wheels of Steel

9:00am Saturday 6th September 2014

OLDER drivers in the borough can get on the road to success with a free safety course.

MP Kelly says he is quitting parliament for the sake of his work/life balence

Dudley News: Chris Kelly MP

4:59pm Friday 5th September 2014

DUDLEY South MP Chris Kelly has revealed more details about his decision to quit parliament at the next general election.

Dudley Mayor to get charity run under way

Dudley News:

4:13pm Friday 5th September 2014

RUNNERS will be under starters orders from the Mayor of Dudley when she gets a popular charity race underway.


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