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Canal Boaters Angry Over Mooring Fee Hike

If you spend your free time cruising the tranquil waterways of England and Wales, then this is news that might rock your boat – literally. The Canal and River Trust (CRT), the charity responsible for maintaining the canals, has announced a significant hike in mooring…

Potential Thunderstorms on the Horizon for Birmingham

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for thunderstorms across the city and surrounding areas. This means there's a chance of sudden downpours, frequent lightning, and even hail in some places. While the Met Office can't predict exactly where or how strong the…

Midlands GP Surgeries: How Long Are You Waiting?

Midlands GP Surgeries: How Long Are You Waiting?

If you're from the West Midlands and have ever had to wait for a doctor's appointment, you might be interested in this. We've got the lowdown on which GP surgeries in the area are keeping patients waiting the longest. Plus, we've got a handy tool…

Council Finance Chief Quits Amid Birmingham's Financial Crisis

In a surprising turn of events, Birmingham City Council's finance leader, Brigid Jones, has resigned from her position, sparking mixed reactions from the public. Let's delve into the details and explore what this means for the city's ongoing financial challenges. Brigid Jones, a seasoned councillor…