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RAF Association could shut down after 60 years - and raising £500,000 - because of volunteer crisis

Solihull’s branch of the RAF Association must fill four key positions within months or risk losing its official status and its ability to raise cash for ex-military personnel.

New crossings compromise reached over Solihull Gateway scheme

A compromise has been reached over controversial plans to remove pedestrian crossings from part of Solihull town centre as part of a £2 million road network scheme.

The Property Show - Episode 11: Getting on the property ladder

Episode 11 of The Property Show looks at what things in a new home appeal to first time buyers

Solihull school sends photos of poor parking to police

Greswold Primary School in Buryfield Road in Solihull
Greswold Primary School in Buryfield Road, Solihull, has started snapping pictures of parents' bad parking to report to the police.

Solihull Councillor slams glass extension for Meriden Hall as 'worst plan'

An artist's impression of the glass extension to Meriden Hall.
Solihull councillors have turned down the plans for the extension to grade two listed Meriden Hall, but they fear permission could still be granted on appeal after English Heritage gave its full backing to the scheme.

Harry Street: Probe into how mass killer, 70, was 'lost'

Harry Street
An investigation is now under way today into how the authorities "lost" Birmingham serial killer Harry Street.
Aindi Cronin and sister-in-law Debbie Hawker have taken on 13 half marathons in aid of Cancer Research UK.

Knowle duo on final leg of charity effort in aid of Cancer Research UK

A pharmacist from Knowle and his sister-in-law have taken on the challenge of running 13 half marathons in 12 months in aid of Cancer Research UK.

Solihull-based cancer charity demands help from Government

Loraine Ruddle, Oesophageal Patients Association (OPA) trustee, joins the rally at the House of Commons.
Members of the Oesophageal Patients Association, based in Solihull, travelled to London to join other charities from across the country as part of a campaign to raise more awareness of this type of cancer.

Solihull Hospital volunteer celebrates 100th birthday

Friends of Solihull Hospital chairman Bill Jones pays tribute to 100-year-old Millie Skinner
Friends of Solihull Hospital chairman Bill Jones pays tribute to 100-year-old Millie Skinner.
City's Darren Pond tussles with Moors Ryan Beswick

Oxford City 1 Solihull Moors 4: Free-scoring Moors exact sweet revenge on Oxford

Oxford City 1 Solihull Moors 4: Moors enjoyed a handsome victory in this re-arranged clash following both sides' premature FA Cup exits.

Birmingham & Solihull RFC 22 Leicester Lions 27

Birmingham & Solihull RFC 22 Leicester Lions 27: Bees were left licking their wounds after their pack was mauled by a rampant Leicester Lions

Solihull Barons 18 Hull Jets 2: Super Barons ground Jets

Joe Henry anticipates exploiting a rebound in Barons' big win.
The Bristol Street Motors Solihull Barons continued their winning ways on Sunday evening with a convincing victory in a double points game over the Hull Jets.
Wicked The Musical

A round-up of the best comedy, music, theatre and exhibitions, July 22-23

Highlights include Wicked: Birmingham Hippodrome, and Daryl Hall and John Oates: Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Birmingham School Proms: 30 more pictures - is your school among them?

Iris, Dylan and Charlotte from Four Dwellings Academy which held its prom at Harborne Golf Club.
Photos from Acocks Green,Castle Vale, Kings Norton, Great Barr, Walsall, Castle Bromwich, Solihull and more

Birdland Park and Gardens is a beaky blinder!

A pelican watches a gull swooping in for a fish dish at Birdland Park and Gardens
Graham Young visits a truly fowl attraction in the heart of the Cotswolds
Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond return to the UK

Solihull Top Gear star Richard Hammond forced to hide from Argentinian mob in hotel

Pictures show shaken TV stars returning to Britain after fleeing from South American country

Witness in Oscar Pistorius trial 'heard screams' on night Reeva Steenkamp was shot dead

Oscar Pistorius is watched by June Steenkamp, right, the mother of Reeva Steenkamp, as he arrives for his trial at the high court in Pretoria, South Africa, Monday, March 3, 2014. Pistorius is charged with murder with premeditation in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in the pre-dawn hours of Valentine's Day 2013. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, Pool)
Evidence came on the first day of Paralympian’s highly-anticipated trial in South Africa

Hague warns Russia over Ukraine

Foreign secretary William Hague
Foreign Secretary says there will be 'consequences' if Russia does not pull back over Ukraine confrontation

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