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Man beaten in unprovoked Solihull bar assault

CCTV images of suspects after a man was attacked in a Solihull bar

Police issue CCTV images of pair wanted in connection with attack on drinkers near venue in Poplar Road

New Jaguar launched - literally - with a helicopter ride through the skies

The new Jaguar XE
A glitzy ceremony began with the new XE model making its way across London hanging underneath a helicopter

One MILLION passengers pass through Birmingham Airport in August

Birmingham Airport departures
Increase in long haul flights help make period the busiest in airport's 75-year history

Birmingham and Solihull 23 Otley 25: Full match report

Bees' assistant coach Eugene Martin
Heartbreak as Otley sting Bees right at the death

Solihull mum beats cancer after discovering lump following sledge accident

Yvonne Pickford (inset) and with her daughter Jenii and son Bejohn Quigley on the skiing holiday in France
Grandmother checked over her body after being knocked over by sledge on skiing holiday

CCTV image of shoplifter suspect who bit Asda security guard's ear in escape

CCTV image of the man wanted by police
The guard was injured as he attempted to apprehend the man, who was wearing a distinctive Batman cap, at the front of the Asda store on Bosworth Drive.
Business Person of the Month winner Fay Smith (centre) with Mayor of Solihull Kate Wild and GM of Marriott Forest of Arden Eamonn Thompson

Solihull stylist is cream of crop after business award win

Solihull stylist Fay Smith has been named September's Business Person of the Month Award, by the Solihull News in partnership with the Marriott Forest of Arden, for her latest venture Hair Hostess.

Solihull Phones 4U shops close after crash

Phone 4 U store in Solihull town centre.
Four Phones 4u stores in Solihull have closed for good after the phone chain went into administration.

Top Midland wrestlers to fight it out in Kingshurst

Mad Dog Maxx also known as Matt Powell who is competing in a Pro Wrestling tournament in Solihull.
Kingshurst is to host a wrestling match between star of ITV's World of Sport Wrestling show, Blondie Barratt and Midlands favourite Mad Dog Maxx.

Birmingham & Solihull RFC 28 Stockport RFC 9

Birmingham & Solihull RFC 28 Stockport RFC 9: It needed three tries in 15 second-half minutes to guide Bees to their first win of the season.

Highgate United FC 6 Lichfield City FC 1: Rampant Highgate dish out six of the best to sorry City

Highgate United FC 6 Lichfield City FC 1: City went close to pulling a goal back when Highgate shot-stopper Connor McCarthy saved well to deny opposition centre forward Tom Essex.

Solihull Moors FC 2 Stockport County FC 2: Moors denied victory by Hatters' Lee-thal weapon

Solihull's Ryan Beswick on the ball
Solihull Moors FC 2 Stockport County FC 2: Solihull Moors were denied all three points by a late Stockport equaliser from Hatters' newboy Lee Stevenson.
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
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)

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

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

Celebration time as Brits fill their boots at the Oscars (GALLERY)

The makers of '12 Years a Slave' including Director Steve McQueen (right) and producer Brad Pitt (second right) with their Oscars for Best Film in the press room of the 86th Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Gravity and 12 Years A Slave the big winners

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