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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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

Dudley 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.

Dudley Carers Forum to hold summer fair

9:00am Saturday 21st June 2014

A SUMMER fair in aid of Dudley Carers Forum will take place in Brierley Hill this afternoon (Saturday).

Brierley Hill Fire Station to host hoarding awareness event today

9:00am Wednesday 18th June 2014

BRIERLEY Hill Fire Station is holding a hoarding awareness day today (Wednesday June 18).

Brierley Hill tots get World Cup fever

Dudley News: Early Years nursery World Cup party l-r Charlotte Smith (4), Ryan Freeman (4), Alivia Hancox-Parkes (2) and Dylan Smith (4). Buy this photo: 251404M.

5:30pm Thursday 12th June 2014

MINI football fans in Brierley Hill spent the day sharpening their skills on the pitch to celebrate the start of the World Cup.

Arty students help transform a Brierley Hill music venue

Dudley News: Megan Brain, from Pensnett, with her artwork.

2:00pm Thursday 12th June 2014

A TEAM of talented teenagers have brightened up the walls of a Brierley Hill music venue with their artwork.

Brierley Hill man charged with rape

11:44am Thursday 12th June 2014

A MAN was arrested in connection with a serious sexual assault after a short police pursuit in Brierley Hill yesterday (Wednesday).

Carers invited to event in Brierley Hill

9:59am Thursday 12th June 2014

CARERS looking for support can attend an event in Brierley Hill today (Thursday).

Merry Hill's drive-in movie night and 80s themed bash proved a hit with shoppers

Dudley News: Marie Shucker and  Nicola Berkley from  Halesowen at the drive-in. Picture by Shaun Fellows / Shine Pix.

10:00am Wednesday 11th June 2014

MOVIE fans who attended a drive-in at Merry Hill helped to raise nearly £1,500 for charity.

Council bosses encouraged by interest in new Waterfront business zone

Dudley News: The Waterfront

3:56pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

A NEW business and investment zone is up and running in Brierley Hill and could create around 1,600 new jobs

Rip Off Britain team to visit Merry Hill

Dudley News: Rip Off Britain presenters l-r Julia Somerville, Gloria Hunniford and Angela Rippon will be at Merry Hill on June 21 and 22.

8:00am Friday 6th June 2014

CONSUMER champions from BBC's Rip Off Britain will offer shoppers free advice when they bring their pop-up shop to Merry Hill.

Brierley Hill community centre to hold AGM

11:00am Thursday 5th June 2014

THE Oakfield Community Centre in Brierley Hill will hold its AGM on July 4.

Fizzogs to perform at Brierley Hill Civic Hall as part of the Black Country Festival

Dudley News: Fizzogs to perform at Brierley Hill Civic Hall as part of the Black Country Festival

5:00pm Sunday 1st June 2014

COMEDY trio The Fizzogs will be performing at Brierley Hill Civic Hall on Saturday 12 July as part of the borough’s month long extended Black Country Festival.

Pretty Woman to be shown at Merry Hill's drive in movie night

Dudley News: Pretty Woman (15)

9:00am Saturday 31st May 2014

CHICK flick favourite Pretty Woman will be making a return to the silver screen at Merry Hill for the centre’s drive-in movie night.

Borough bodybuilders ready to posedown in the NABBA Britain Finals

11:23am Friday 30th May 2014

BOROUGH bodybuilders will be striking a pose in a national muscle competition tomorrow (Saturday May 31).

Age UK Dudley set to officially open new premises in Brierley Hill

4:30pm Wednesday 28th May 2014

AGE UK Dudley will officially open its new premises for the over 50s in Brierley Hill next month.

Trust raises a glass to local brew

Dudley News: Matthew Lissimore from Brierley Hill with the pump clip he designed.

12:00pm Saturday 24th May 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE Wildlife Trust will be raising a glass or two to local brew Nightjar which could prove a welcome money-spinner for the organisation.

Jail for Brierley Hill man who crashed into a factory wall after being banned from the roads

10:01am Friday 16th May 2014

A 24-YEAR-OLD Brierley Hill man who crashed his car into a factory wall after being banned from the roads for dangerous driving has been jailed for 40 weeks.

Jail for man who waved a large kitchen knife around in Brierley Hill Police Station

Dudley News: Court Report - January 16, 2014

2:56pm Wednesday 14th May 2014

A DRUNK Pensnett man has been jailed after he admitted waving a large kitchen knife around in a police station.

Brierley Hill youngster dons onesie for sponsored zoo walk

Dudley News: Eye of the tiger: Daniel Higgins raised £222 for tigers in the wild during an animal-themed onesie walk at Dudley Zoo.

6:00pm Tuesday 6th May 2014

A BRIERLEY Hill youngster has helped to save one of the world's rarest cats by pulling on his animal onesie for a sponsored walk at Dudley Zoo.

Long-awaited £500,000 community project launches in Brierley Hill

Dudley News: L/R - Storehouse volunteers Dave Coley and Gary Colwell. Buy photo: 191409J

11:52am Tuesday 6th May 2014

DEVOTED members of a Brierley Hill church have spent the past two-and-a half years bringing a town centre community project to life.

Charity invited to raise funds at launch of new Merry Hill furniture store

9:00am Saturday 3rd May 2014

HARVEYS Furniture hope to help raise funds for borough charity when they open their new concept store at Merry Hill.

Bodybuilders set to descend on Brierley Hill

8:30am Thursday 1st May 2014

BODYBUILDERS from across the borough and beyond will be striking a pose at Brierley Hill Civic Hall this weekend.

Stourbridge singer leads St George's Day celebrations

Dudley News: Singer Maggie O'Hara in action at Dudley's St George's Day party

5:29pm Monday 28th April 2014

STOURBRIDGE singer Maggie O’Hara led Dudley’s St George’s Day celebrations for hundreds of party goers in Brierley Hill.

Brierley Hill gears up for St George's Day fun

Dudley News: CROY: Special event planned to mark St George's Day

8:30am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

BRIERLEY Hill will be bustling with activity this Saturday (April 26) when the town hosts the borough’s official St George’s Day celebrations.

Youngsters party with Peppa Pig at Merry Hill

Dudley News: L-r Evie Noon, aged four and Lily Noon, aged six from Stourport.

12:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

CHILDREN'S favourite Peppa Pig popped to Merry Hill yesterday (Monday) to host a party for her loyal fans.



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