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Gunmen get away with cash after Netherton bookie raid

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

5:07pm Friday 6th June 2014

GUNMEN got away with cash after threatening staff at a Netherton bookmaker yesterday (Thursday June 5).

Two people taken to hospital after Netherton crash

10:44am Saturday 31st May 2014

TWO people were taken to hospital after a two car crash in Netherton last night (Friday).

Borough venues to host walking tours this Sunday

4:00pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

WALKERS can get into their stride this Sunday (May 25) with a couple of events organised through Dudley Council's Green Spaces for Health programme.

Netherton woman hurt after attack by best friend

Dudley News: Scales of Justice: Recent convictions at Oxfordshire's magistrates' courts

11:43am Thursday 1st May 2014

A 31-year-old Netherton woman was left badly bruised after being repeatedly punched in the face by her best friend.

Prince's Trust youngsters spruce up entrance at Saltwells Nature Reserve

8:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

PRAISEWORTHY young people from the Prince's Trust have been sprucing up the entrance to Saltwells Nature Reserve at Netherton.

Netherton people urged to help with community event

Dudley News: Bicester charity fete and funday

2:00pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

PEOPLE in Netherton are being urged to help stage a community event which attracts thousands of visitors.

UKIP's latest recruit aims to put the party on the map in Netherton

Dudley News: On the same team - former football manager Steve Daniels (right) and UKIP's Bill Etheridge celebrate the euro-sceptic party's latest signing

4:33pm Monday 3rd March 2014

A DISABILITY rights campaigner and former Labour Party branch chairman from Netherton has become the latest high-profile UKIP recruit.

Netherton flat raid suspect arrested hiding under a van

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

3:36pm Tuesday 14th January 2014

A MAN suspected of breaking into a Netherton flat and attacking the resident was arrested hiding under a van.

Stourbridge artist Cal to showcase work at Netherton Arts Centre

4:00pm Wednesday 11th December 2013

STOURBRIDGE conceptual artist Cal will be holding an exhibition at Netherton Arts Centre this Friday (December 13).

Netherton cannabis user grew his own to ease medical condition

Dudley News: Cannabis factory found in garage

10:40am Tuesday 10th December 2013

A NETHERTON man who grew cannabis to ease his medical problems has been given a suspended jail term.

New Netherton doc urges people in deprived area not to miss out on healthcare

Dudley News: Dr Richard Bramble who is urging former patients to sign up to his new practice in Netherton

3:49pm Wednesday 4th December 2013

A DUDLEY doctor says hundreds of people in deprived areas may be missing out on vital heath care.

Man dies after crash in Netherton

Dudley News: Police probe under way after man killed near Dudley after dispute at car wash

3:47pm Wednesday 20th November 2013

A MAN in his 50s has died from injuries he received when his car collided with railings in Netherton.

False bomb claim woman from Netherton jailed for eight weeks

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

4:04pm Thursday 14th November 2013

A DRUNK Netherton woman who made false bomb claims at a bus station has been jailed for eight weeks.

Cops go house to house after mini crime wave in Netherton and St Thomas's

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

10:47am Wednesday 13th November 2013

COPS carried out house to house inquiries after a spate of break-in's around Netherton and St Thomas's.

Dudley canal upgrade launched at open day event

Dudley News: Pat Walker, costume master, at the canal open day

3:25pm Monday 11th November 2013

WATERWAYS folk got a chance to show off upgrades to the Dudley canal at an open event in Blowers Green.

Netherton car clocking racket lands gang in jail

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

9:00am Thursday 31st October 2013

A CAR clocking gang who ran their racket from garages in Netherton and West Bromwich where dozens of unsuspecting buyers were conned into paying good money for cars worth no more than scrap value have been jailed.

Netherton burglar raided disabled neighbour's home to pay drug debts

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

10:05am Tuesday 29th October 2013

A NETHERTON burglar who took property worth £660 from a disabled neighbour sold it for just £70 to pay drug debts.

Black Country man hitting the road for unusual world record attempt

Dudley News: Steve Daniels launches his 2014 mobility scooter challenge

1:00pm Sunday 27th October 2013

A DISABLED Black Country man is hoping for community support for an unusual world record attempt.

Netherton venue to host Quinton Arts group expo

Dudley News: Pictures at an exhibition: (from left) Gaynor McNeil, Tim Nash, tutor, Ann-Monique Stellinga, Hugh Bryan, Steph Evans and Christine Taylor. (To buy:421305ET)

4:35pm Thursday 24th October 2013

NEWCOMERS to the art world have opted for Netherton Arts Centre as the venue for their first exhibition.

Judge tells Netherton drug dealer it is time for the law to bite

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

12:01pm Thursday 3rd October 2013

A SERIAL Netherton cannabis dealer has been told the time has come for the law to bite.

Netherton pub's pint-sized plan for pair of good causes

Dudley News: Netherton pub's pint-sized plan for pair of good causes

9:00am Friday 27th September 2013

A NETHERTON pub has produced a pint-sized plan to raise cash for a pair of good causes.

Firefighters tackle blaze at Netherton boozer

Dudley News: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

1:54pm Thursday 26th September 2013

FIRE fighters were called to The Woodman pub in Netherton to tackle a blaze in the kitchen.

Cowardly junkie stole Dudley kids' bikes to sell for drugs

Dudley News: Scales of Justice: Recent convictions at Oxfordshire's magistrates' courts

10:24am Thursday 26th September 2013

A JUNKIE who robbed a schoolboy of his £300 bike in a Netherton park sold it for £20 to buy heroin.

Netherton church calls for help to mark 150th anniversary

Dudley News: Ebenezer Baptist Church in Netherton

1:00pm Wednesday 18th September 2013

EBENEZER Baptist Church in Netherton is appealing for help to make dates to celebrate its 150th anniversary.

All-girl crime trio in court for Netherton supermarket sweep worth £25K

Dudley News: Former St Ambrose teacher accused of historic sexual abuse appears in court

1:00pm Thursday 12th September 2013

A TRIO of crooked women stole nearly £25,000 worth of property from the Netherton supermarket where they worked.

Lamp post trashed after late-night smash in Netherton

Dudley News: The Scene of the smash in Netherton (Picture courtesy West Midlands Fire Service)

4:56pm Monday 2nd September 2013

A LAMP post toppled over onto a wrecked van after taking the full force of a late-night collision in Netherton.

Crews from across Black Country battle Netherton house blaze

Dudley News: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

2:56pm Friday 30th August 2013

FIRE crews from across the Black Country battled a severe blaze in a loft conversion at a house in Netherton.

Former footie boss from Netherton planning new support group

Dudley News: Steve Daniels and cllr Qadar Zada are keen to set up a support group for disabled people

11:07am Wednesday 28th August 2013

A DUDLEY councillor is backing a plan by an ex-football manager to set up a support centre for disabled people.

Netherton church offers something for nothing to build community spirt

1:01pm Thursday 22nd August 2013

PEOPLE in Netherton will be able to get something for nothing from at a church community event.

Netherton storage firm set to feature in ITV show

9:56am Friday 9th August 2013

A NETHERTON company is set to be seen on the small screen as people de-clutter and search for hidden treasure.

Robber jailed after "mean and despicable" robbery

11:00am Tuesday 6th August 2013

A TEENAGED robber who rendered a 16-year-old youth unconscious with a wrestling hold he learned while being held in custody has been put back behind bars for a further three years.

Netherton fashion show will fund community projects

5:00pm Saturday 3rd August 2013

A NETHERTON church will host a fashion show to raise funds for its community projects.

Magistrates dish out hefty fine for chippy hygiene failures

Dudley News: webpix court justice

3:29pm Wednesday 17th July 2013

DUDLEY magistrates dished out a hefty bill to the owners of a Netherton chippy which landed a dodgy hygiene report.

Paul Gittins to showcase musical works of art

Dudley News: Paul Gittins. Buy photo: 291344M

11:00am Wednesday 17th July 2013

AUTOMATED rhythm machines created by Stourbridge artist Paul Gittins will be showcased at an exhibition in Netherton.

Cycling Maggie makes it to John O'Groats

Dudley News: Maggie Thompson at journey's end at John O'Groats.

12:00pm Sunday 7th July 2013

MUCH-travelled Maggie Thompson returned to complete her Lands End to John O’ Groats cycling trilogy by covering the last leg of her epic solo journey from Glasgow last month.

Family fun day set for Netherton Park

5:00pm Sunday 30th June 2013

A NETHERTON park will be playing host to a variety of attractions at a family fun day on Saturday July 6.

Walkers invited to see wildflowers at Saltwells reserve

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8:30am Wednesday 12th June 2013

WALKING enthusiasts can witness some of the country’s most colourful wildflowers when they visit Saltwells Local Nature Reserve at Netherton this summer.

Dudley people to have their say at new community forum meetings

12:51pm Tuesday 4th June 2013

DUDLEY people will be able to speak out on neighbourhood issues at the next round of community forum meetings.

Netherton drugs farm worker avoids time behind bars

Dudley News: Four Albion footballers due in court today on sex assault charges

5:00pm Saturday 1st June 2013

A MAN caught tending a Netherton cannabis factory capable of producing an annual crop worth £70,000 has avoided jail.

Judge condemns Netherton junkie for "bleeding" elderly victim of cash

10:11am Friday 31st May 2013

A JUDGE condemned a Netherton junkie who befriended a pensioner suffering with dementia to "bleed" him of his savings.

Driver cut free from wreckage of Netherton smash

Dudley News: Two men hurt in Skimmerton Lane collision

10:00am Wednesday 29th May 2013

A DRIVER was taken to hospital after being cut free from the scene of a four-vehicle collision in Netherton.

Netherton man left two hurt after stolen car crash

5:14pm Wednesday 22nd May 2013

A NETHERTON man left two people needing hospital treatment for whiplash injuries when he crashed a stolen car during a police chase.

Netherton centre set to host spring craft market

2:00pm Friday 10th May 2013

Netherton Arts Centre will host a spring craft market at the centre in Northfield Road on Sunday May 19, from 11am to 4pm.

Councillors s-hopping mad about dumped trolleys in Netherton

Dudley News: Stephen Rowland, Cllr Tracy Wood and Cllr Bryan Cotterill at Saltwells Nature Reserve

9:00am Wednesday 24th April 2013

DUDLEY councillor's are going s-hopping mad about people dumping supermarket trollys in Netherton.

Young actors set for Netherton show

5:23pm Tuesday 23rd April 2013

A DOUBLE-billed performance by a group of young Black Country actors is set to entertain audiences at Netherton Arts Centre this weekend.

Dudley thespians to stage world premiere of cult TV show The Office

Dudley News: L/R Dave Hutchins (David Brent), Claire Hetherington (Dawn), Simon Hawkins (Tim). Buy photo: 161323J

8:00am Tuesday 23rd April 2013

DUDLEY Little Theatre is gearing up to present the world stage premiere of cult TV show The Office, after gaining permission from Ricky Gervais himself.

BMX bandit robs elderly Netherton couple

8:30am Friday 12th April 2013

A BMX bandit armed with an iron bar subjected an elderly couple to a vicious attack during a robbery in Netherton.

Netherton bookworms set to have a word in new look library

3:20pm Wednesday 3rd April 2013

BOOKWORMS can have a word with popular author Annie Murray during her visit to the new look Netherton Library.

Sweet treats and Easter delights on offer at hospice fundraiser

Dudley News: Mary Stevens Hospice volunteers, Martin Thomas and Alan Pryce, with some of the treats on offer. Buy photo: 101304J

8:30am Monday 11th March 2013

A HOST of homemade sweet treats and Easter delights will be on offer at a fundraising coffee and cake morning later this week in aid of Mary Stevens Hospice.

Netherton man avoids jail for collection of indecent child photographs

10:00am Thursday 7th March 2013

A NETHERTON man whose job with a Midland Council involved him organising transport for vulnerable children has been spared jail after he was caught with thousands of sickening indecent photographs and films of youngsters.


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