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Woman died from head injuries in fall after taking heroin at Erdington hostel 

18 Apr 18

Julia Dale, 38, died at the address on Kings Road on November 27 last year…


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Armed police swoop outside apartment block amid gunman reports 

18 Apr 18

Local residents watched the incident play out on Tower Road, Erdington…


Blog event
KidsOut Lift Off to Warwick Arts Centre 

17 Apr 18

We are delighted to share this enthusiastic review of Ready Steady Lift Off by Kids Out, who came to the show this Easter.


FixMyStreet
Wooden palletfly tipped by tree, 17th April 

17 Apr 18

Pallet dumped by tree outside 1045,Tyburn Road,B24 0TJ,they don’t understand fly tipping penalties.


FixMyStreet
Massive pothole, 15th April 

15 Apr 18

There is a really big dangerous pothole at this location on reservoir road there are a lot of others on this road too Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 56 Reservoir Road, Erdington Report on …


FixMyStreet
Tarmac exposed, 15th April 

15 Apr 18

Tarmac exposed at large pothole at this location Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 101 Reservoir Road, Erdington Report on FixMyStreet…


Blog comment
School cuts stalls in Birmingham on Saturday 21 April 

15 Apr 18

City Centre 11am-2pm outside Midland Bank, New Street.


Rugby
Tyburn Road closed after serious crash between truck and car leaves man with multiple injuries 

11 Apr 18

The Tyburn Road in Erdington is expected to see serious delay this evening following a crash between a truck and a car in which a man was left with serious injuries.


FixMyStreet
Potholes, 11th April 

11 Apr 18

I no this pothole was sort of fixed last week but didn’t last 5 days before it all broke up, cowboy job by the looks of it Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 307 Erdington Road, Walsall Report…


FixMyStreet
Pothole, 11th April 

11 Apr 18

Very dangerous pothole.


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Police called to ’20-man brawl’ outside Kingstanding pub during wake 

11 Apr 18

Police were called after reports of disorder at The Sportsmans Rest on Tuesday…


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Poignant moment staff bring horse inside to visit patient at John Taylor’s Day Hospice 

11 Apr 18

The gesture brought joy to Motor Neurone sufferer Mikey Styles from Erdington…


FixMyStreet
Mixture of small and large potholes along Tyburn road heading towards the city., 10th April 

10 Apr 18

The potholes have been on Tyburn road for around 6 months.


FixMyStreet
Litter, 9th April 

9 Apr 18

Litter pick needed pavements and central reservation.


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Watch: Brazen vandal shatters window of grandad’s parked car for no reason 

8 Apr 18

Family left terrified by shocking incident on Firtree Road, Erdington…


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‘Eyebrow-raising’ B&B plans approved for Kingstanding social club 

4 Apr 18

The Kingstanding Ex-Servicemen’s Club will become a new bed and breakfast…


News
Landlord fined £25,000 for breaching housing regulations in Stockland Green.  

3 Apr 18

Anthony Freeman, aged 58, from Sutton Coldfield, has pleaded guilty to failure to obtain a House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) Licence and numerous breaches of the HMO Management Regulations.


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Almost 500 Erdington homes without power after underground fire 

2 Apr 18

Huge power cut after electricity box saw St Thomas Road and Slade Road cordoned off…


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Erdington roads closed as smoke rises from pavement in underground fire 

2 Apr 18

Entrance of St Thomas Road and Slade Road cordoned off by West Midlands Fire Service…


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Four adults and a child trapped in lift during tower block fire in Erdington 

1 Apr 18

Fire crews were called to the fire at Kentmere Tower…


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Shocking pictures of boy left badly injured after he was knocked off his bike in Kingstanding 

30 Mar 18

Family have released these shocking pictures of Lewis Cribb to show the extent of his injuries after the accident in Kingstanding…


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Danger junction ‘made safer’ in Kingstanding 

28 Mar 18

Clear road markings and concrete curbs have been erected to deter motorists from chancing the junction…


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Second man charged with murder of pedestrian Mohammed Miah in West Bromwich 

23 Mar 18

Hardeep Singh Bagdi.


News
Three teenagers stabbed outside Erdington school 

23 Mar 18

Three people are being held in connection with the “disorder” outside St Edmund Campion School.


News
Three schoolboys injured following a disorder near St Edmund Campion School 

23 Mar 18

Emergency services were called to Sutton Road, near St Edmund Campion School, in Erdington, at around 3:45PM on Thursday afternoon (22/03), to reports of a disorder.


Blog politics
GROT SPOTS GIVEN A CLEAN 

23 Mar 18

Have been trying to get a number of grot spots cleaned up this week.


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St Edmund Campion School in Erdington is open after three teenage pupils stabbed 

23 Mar 18

Parents sent text telling them lessons were on as normal…


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Schoolboys left with serious injuries in knife attack near St Edmund Campion School in Erdington 

22 Mar 18

The attack caused serious injuries and happened in mid-afternoon in Sutton Road…


News
Kingstanding school erects fence after pupils ‘intimidated’ 

22 Mar 18

Pupils at the Birmingham school have been subjected to “threatening gestures”, a council says.


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Primary school erects 10ft fence after pupils faced ‘intimidation and threats from locals’  

21 Mar 18

Youngsters at Twickenham Primary in Kingstanding were allegedly subjected to anti-social behaviour…


News
Investigation underway after a man was shot in the leg in Erdington 

21 Mar 18

Sergeant Simon Hanlon and colleagues from West Midlands Police CID are investigating after a man was shot in the leg in Erdington this morning (21/03).


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Erdington street sealed off amid ‘gunshot reports’ 

21 Mar 18

A police cordon is in place in Brookvale Park Road, Erdington…


News
Shocking moment feral mob surround Kingstanding driving instructor’s car and viciously taunt pupil 

21 Mar 18

Student Alex Smith also had his phone taken during Tuesday’s brazen broad daylight attack…


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Probe after Taser used as man arrested in Kingstanding 

21 Mar 18

‘Serious’ complaint about use of force lodged with watchdog…


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Man Tasered as police body review use of force by officer 

21 Mar 18

The Independent Office for Police Conduct is appealing for witnesses to come forward following the incident in Kingstanding…


FixMyStreet
Manhole about to colapse, 20th March 

20 Mar 18

It’s extremely dangerous Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 290 Erdington Road, Walsall Report on FixMyStreet…


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This is when Kingstanding police station will close – and locals aren’t happy 

20 Mar 18

Jack Dromey MP has hit out amid 24 police station closures across the West Midlands…


FixMyStreet
Uncollected rubbish, 19th March 

19 Mar 18

Kingsbury road erdington b24 9pn,rubbish has not been collected on Friday and as u can see both the residents rubbish bins are overflowing,can these please be emptied please before bags are chucked on the floor.


Local news
Roadhouse fire ‘thought to be deliberate’ – 50 firefighters tackled Kings Norton blaze 

19 Mar 18

West Midlands Fire Service have confirmed that a fire at a former Kings norton music venue last night is thought to have been set deliberately.


Local news
Eight fire crews tackle blaze at Kings Norton music venue 

18 Mar 18

Eight crews from West Midlands Fire Service are currently tackling a fire at a music venue in Kings Norton (11pm Sunday 18th March).


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This is how much ‘eyesore’ Kingstanding pub is worth 

16 Mar 18

Property agent Sidney Phillips is looking to fast-track the sale of the trouble-hit Kingstanding pub…


FixMyStreet
Shattered glass widely spread over pavement, 15th March 

15 Mar 18

Lots of broken glass on pavement across the road from the Salvation Army.


FixMyStreet
Dog dirt next to fence by Orchard Social Club, 15th March 

15 Mar 18

2 instances of dog muck a few feet apart next to the fence outside the Orchard Conservative Club.


FixMyStreet
Dog dirt on pavement, 15th March 

15 Mar 18

Dog muck on pavement.


FixMyStreet
Shattered glass on pavement close to schools, 15th March 

15 Mar 18

Shattered glass on pavement on junction of Holly Lane Orphanage Road which has been there for almost a week.


FixMyStreet
Pothole Central, 15th March 

15 Mar 18

Potholes all along road from bromo Rd Road junction to a38m intersection Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 383 Tyburn Road, Erdington Report on FixMyStreet…


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Cocaine trafficking suspect Dwane Johnson hunted by law enforcement agency 

14 Mar 18

Johnson has links to Erdington, Handsworth and Hockley, and is wanted in connection a charge of importing cocaine into the UK…


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Car smashes into Erdington central reservation exposing live electric cables 

12 Mar 18

The accident took place in Witton Lodge Road with fire, ambulance and police crews called to the scene…


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Brazen raiders smash up valued Kingstanding facility 

12 Mar 18

The 610 Community Centre was completely ransacked during the early hours of Sunday, March 4…


FixMyStreet
Damaged abandoned car no tax mot or insurance on the corner of avalon close, 12th March 

12 Mar 18

Pcso 30082 Clarke from Erdington police team has had a report of a damaged abandoned car on Avalon close vehicle checked on police systems it is not involved in crime but is un taxed no insurance it has accident damage to the front and two …


FixMyStreet
Pothole, 10th March 

10 Mar 18

Very large pothole.


News
Tributes to father found with a gunshot wound to the head in Erdington 

9 Mar 18

The family of a father found fatally injured at his home have paid tribute to his ‘pure heart.


Rugby
Family pay tribute to “beautiful soul” Christopher James Colgan who died in Erdington 

8 Mar 18

Christopher James Colgan died in hospital after being discovered with a gunshot wound to the head in Parkhouse Drive, Erdington…


News
Christopher James Colgan named as Erdington gunshot victim 

8 Mar 18

The 31-year-old was found with a gunshot wound to the head at an address on Friday night.


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Erdington murder victim named as Christopher James Colgan by police 

8 Mar 18

Victim, 31, was found with a gunshot wound to his head at property in Parkhouse Drive…


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“Colgan RIP”: House in Parkhouse Drive, Erdington, spray-painted in tribute to murder victim 

7 Mar 18

String of memorials left outside house after gunshot death…


Blog music
Birmingham’s music community steps for-Wards 

7 Mar 18

City-wide project announces 24 community groups.


News
Murder enquiry launched after man dies from gunshot wound in Erdington 

5 Mar 18

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a man found with a gunshot wound at a house in Erdington.


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Murder probe after man dies from gunshot wound in Erdington – what we know so far 

4 Mar 18

Everything we know about the shock shooting in Parkhouse Drive…


News
Family of Charlotte Teeling ‘broken’ after body found in Kingstanding house 

4 Mar 18

Boxer Frankie Gavin among those paying tribute to family of Charlotte Teeling as murder investigation launched…