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Caroline Spelman talks on the implications of the Queen's Speech

The Queen’s Speech, delivered at the State Opening of Parliament last week, outlines the Government’s aims for the coming year

Zara Phillips launches Range Rover Evoque scholarship

ZARA Phillips visited the Royal Windsor Horse Show to announce a new engineering scholarship programme.

Two Solihull Hospital community team staff honoured at national awards ceremony

TWO members of Solihull Hospital’s communities team have been honoured at a national awards ceremony in London last week.

Solihull court usher takes on eight fitness challenges in aid of Macmillan.

A COURT usher has been inspired by his magistrate colleague to take on EIGHT gruelling fitness challenges - including an open water swim - in aid of Macmillan.

Solihull campaigners gather following concern for future of NHS.

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CONCERNED residents are adamant they do not want to see the health service handed over to the private sector after a meeting held to discuss radical changes to the way the NHS is run.

AN 84-year-old from Shirley was forced to spend the festive season recovering in hospital after becoming the victim of a Christmas Eve hit-and-run.

George William ‘Bill’ Gameson had been on the pedestrian crossing in Stratford Road, Solihull, at around 9am, when he was run down by a car.

Cancer drug approved after Shirley man's trial

A NEW life-saving skin cancer drug, first used by a former teacher from Shirley, has been approved by a health watchdog.

TV programme on pioneering treatment for injury victims to feature Solihull man

A SOLIHULL man whose ear was bitten off in a vicious attack three years ago, appears on a new TV programme about pioneering prosthetics.

Royal honour for Solihull voluntary group

THE Solihull Thursday Club (a division of Solihull Hebrew Congregation) has won The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the MBE for groups of volunteers.

Solihull celebrates the Diamond Jubilee in style!

SOLIHULL is swimming red, white and blue, with Diamond Jubilee celebrations set to draw to a close today (Tuesday).

Thug breaks OAP's jaw in unprovoked attack

AN INNOCENT Solihull pensioner had his jaw broken in a brutal, unprovoked attack after a vicious thug asked him for a cigarette.

Royal portrait on show in Solihull

A SWAROVSKI crystal embellished portrait of a young Queen Elizabeth is going on show at Solihull’s Castle Galleries.

Thug breaks OAPr's jaw in unprovoked attack

AN INNOCENT Solihull pensioner had his jaw broken in a brutal, unprovoked attack after a vicious thug asked him for a cigarette.

The Queen's meesage to Solihull News readers for Locla Newspaper Week 2012

THIS is National Newspaper Week, celebrating the contribution that local newspapers make to their communities.

Solihull diamond wedding couple recive telegram from the Queen.

THE Queen took time out of her busy Jubilee preparations recently to help a Solihull couple celebrate their own 60-year achievement.

Adventurer paddles Solihull's canals for Children's Trust

AN EPIC adventurer has paddled 106 miles around Solihull and Warwickshire canals in just four days for the Children’s Trust charity.

Fatal motorcycle crash in Hall Green

TRIBUTES have been laid at the scene of a motorbike crash in Hall Green – in which a father-of-two lost his life.

Motorcyclist injured in Shirley smash

A MOTORCYCLIST has received treatment for multiple fractures after he was hit by two cars in Shirley last week.

A MOTORCYCLIST has received treatment for multiple fractures after he was hit by two cars in Shirley last week.

Emergency services were called out to the crash at the junction of Haslucks Green Road and Stratford Road shortly after 6.05am on Thursday (March 15).

Plant a tree for the jubilee, Solihull councillors urge

PLANT a tree for the Queen’s Jubilee - that’s the message from a trio of councillors who have done just that in Malvern Park.

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