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# birmingham - Monday 20 November, 2017

British father who killed his children jailed for at least 33 years

He was also found guilty of the attempted murder of his wife – the children’s mother.

# birmingham - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Suspected burglar gets stuck in takeaway vent for seven hours

He was spotted after shouting to passers-by for help.

# birmingham - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

UK company fined £255,000 after factory worker fell into construction machine and died

Safi Qais Khan died at Master Construction Products Ltd after he became entangled in a machine called a trommel.

# birmingham - Thursday 26 October, 2017

Woman who bought knife and life-like dummy for husband found guilty of terrorism in England

The dummy was found in their home with slash marks all over it.

# birmingham - Friday 13 October, 2017

UK court rules that Islamic school's gender segregation is unlawful

The Al-Hijrah School argued that the segregation policy was one of the “defining characteristics” of the school.

# birmingham - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Murder investigation launched after Irishman dies in Birmingham

Phillip Leonard died from his injuries earlier this week.

# birmingham - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

# birmingham - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Man (27) charged after 14-year-old girl raped twice in one night in Birmingham

Another man was released without charge – police are still looking for information on the second attacker.

# birmingham - Thursday 27 July, 2017

'A horrifying ordeal': Teenage girl raped twice in one night by two separate attackers

A major investigation has been launched to identify the attackers.

# birmingham - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

'He's a coward, as simple as that' - Sister of victim rejects apology from IRA bomb maker Dealing With The Past This post contains videos

'He's a coward, as simple as that' - Sister of victim rejects apology from IRA bomb maker

Michael Christopher Hayes said he did not plant bombs in Birmingham but refused to say who did.

# birmingham - Friday 23 June, 2017

Man sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering his partner's two-year-old son

The boy’s mother pleaded guilty to allowing the death of her son to happen.

# birmingham - Saturday 13 May, 2017

From The42 Ireland's Megan Campbell stars in Man City's first-ever FA Cup title win Representing This post contains videos

Ireland's Megan Campbell stars in Man City's first-ever FA Cup title win

The Drogheda native provided two assists in front of a record-breaking crowd at Wembley.

# birmingham - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Schoolgirl (11) who died after incident at UK theme park is named by police

Evha Jannath was on a school trip with Jameah Girls Academy.

# birmingham - Saturday 22 April, 2017

# birmingham - Monday 10 April, 2017

'I don't like seeing people getting ganged up on': Woman who stood up to far-right EDL protesters

Saffiyah Khan said she intervened after she saw another woman being surrounded by a large group of men.

# birmingham - Saturday 11 February, 2017

'Key witness' sought after Irishwoman killed in UK train collision

British police said they are not treating the death as suspicious.

# birmingham - Monday 28 November, 2016

A fresh inquest into the 1974 Birmingham bombings will kick off today

A preliminary hearing will be held amid a dispute between relatives and the Government over legal fees.

# birmingham - Monday 18 July, 2016

Have you seen missing UK teenager David Mihai?

David hasn’t been seen for 11 days. He has connections with the Republic of Ireland.

# birmingham - Saturday 23 April, 2016

From The42 'Agbonlahor isn't safe to go out in Birmingham' Problems

'Agbonlahor isn't safe to go out in Birmingham'

A former Arsenal and Aston Villa midfielder fears for the safety of the Villains’ captain.

# birmingham - Friday 15 April, 2016

Five people arrested in England on terrorism charges

Five people from Birmingham were arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the commission of acts of terrorism.

# birmingham - Monday 4 April, 2016

'Rathkeale Rovers' gang sentenced for €73m museum crime plot

The gang stole a rhino horn and other artefacts

# birmingham - Sunday 27 March, 2016

You can now travel to Edinburgh and Birmingham from Knock Airport

70,000 new seats have been announced for Ireland West Airport by carrier Flybe.

# birmingham - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Today is a big day for the truth about the 'Birmingham Six' IRA pub bombings

In two weeks we’ll know if there’s enough evidence to open an inquest.

# birmingham - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Man shot dead by masked raiders during attempted warehouse raid

Detectives believe two men were involved in the targeted robbery.

# birmingham - Friday 29 January, 2016

Daniel Pelka’s killer found dead in prison cell

The boy’s mother, Magdelena Luczak, hanged herself in a separate prison last year.

# birmingham - Thursday 28 January, 2016

# birmingham - Friday 22 January, 2016

Solicitor who claimed he was in IRA to be quizzed over Birmingham pub bombings

The man is now a Dublin-based solicitor.

# birmingham - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

This swingers venue went on fire last night

The cause of the fire is unknown at this stage.

# birmingham - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Eight-year-old who beat baby girl to death charged with murder

One police officer said it was one of the saddest cases he had ever witnessed.

# birmingham - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Two policemen, one of whom described a woman as a "f****** slag", are to keep their jobs

Officers Christopher Guest and Cavan O’Connell left an abusive voicemail on Alex Faragher’s phone after a suspected incident of domestic violence.

# birmingham - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

This English village is about to allow alcohol sales for the first time ever

Bournville, which was founded by the teetotal Cadbury family, was the last remaining “dry village” in England.

# birmingham - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Man who dodged UK court over 'indecent images' downloads may be in Dublin

53-year-old David Swift is believed to have connections to the Swords area of north Dublin.

# birmingham - Thursday 27 August, 2015

# birmingham - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Teen who attacked and humiliated two girls in viral video avoids jail

The girl has been remanded into council accommodation for her own safety.

# birmingham - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

One of the oldest Koran manuscripts in the world has been discovered

It’s been dated to the seventh century.

# birmingham - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Bank staff fired after filming mock Islamic State-style execution

They posted the footage – which was described as “abhorrent” by the bank – online.

# birmingham - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Loud sex lands British woman in prison

The woman’s boyfriend, Wayne, received no punishment.

# birmingham - Sunday 10 May, 2015

From The42 There were 2 brutal knockouts last night, while Matthew Macklin got back to winning ways Fight Night This post contains videos

There were 2 brutal knockouts last night, while Matthew Macklin got back to winning ways

James Kirkland and Raphael Zumbano Love were on the receiving end of devastating TKOs.

# birmingham - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Man gets five years in prison for harassing woman - while in prison

Carlos Boente bragged about having the woman’s house burgled.

# birmingham - Monday 16 March, 2015

Crowd shouted ‘jump’ before man fell to his death from high building

“It was almost like a form of entertainment for them… kids were screaming, running to the other side to see if they could get a better view.”

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