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# birmingham - Friday 2 January, 2015

5 FA Cup bets to consider this weekend
# Flutter
From The42
# Flutter

5 FA Cup bets to consider this weekend

Jan 2nd 2015, 9:58 PM 5,143 Views 5 Comments

Pardew to come a cropper on his Palace debut plus more tips that could earn you a few quid.

# birmingham - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Personalised Nutella jars are causing a freakout because people can't get them
# Nutella
From The Daily Edge
# Nutella

Personalised Nutella jars are causing a freakout because people can't get them

Nov 19th 2014, 9:24 AM 11,943 Views 6 Comments

Do you know anyone travelling to London? CAN YOU HELP?

# birmingham - Friday 15 August, 2014

Watch out, Germany! The always-entertaining Nicklas Bendtner has joined Wolfsburg
# Not-so-great Dane
From The42
# Not-so-great Dane

Watch out, Germany! The always-entertaining Nicklas Bendtner has joined Wolfsburg

Aug 15th 2014, 1:39 PM 3,058 Views 4 Comments

Former Arsenal striker will look to restart his career in the Bundesliga.

# birmingham - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Pilot averts disaster after false arm fell off as he landed plane
# Investigation
# Investigation

Pilot averts disaster after false arm fell off as he landed plane

Aug 14th 2014, 3:35 PM 20,492 Views 50 Comments

The incident happened after his prosthetic limb became detached on a flight in February.

# birmingham - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Woman gives birth outside Primark store in Birmingham
# Oh Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Baby

Woman gives birth outside Primark store in Birmingham

Jul 2nd 2014, 8:01 AM 21,454 Views 37 Comments

The baby girl was born to cheers from onlookers.

# birmingham - Friday 13 June, 2014

Four-year-old boy found wandering the streets barefoot last night
# Birmingham
# Birmingham

Four-year-old boy found wandering the streets barefoot last night

Jun 13th 2014, 11:20 AM 24,416 Views 34 Comments

The boy has been unable to tell police in Birmingham his name or anything else which could help to identify him.

# birmingham - Monday 19 May, 2014

Miley Cyrus recording new music in Ireland... it's The Dredge
# World Of Celebs
From The Daily Edge
# World Of Celebs

Miley Cyrus recording new music in Ireland... it's The Dredge

May 19th 2014, 11:21 AM 3,721 Views 0 Comments

All of the day’s celeb filth. Yuck.

# birmingham - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Boy celebrates birthday with terrifying cake replica of himself
# Takes The Cake
From The Daily Edge
# Takes The Cake

Boy celebrates birthday with terrifying cake replica of himself

Jan 26th 2014, 4:00 PM 8,007 Views 7 Comments

Alfie Rose celebrated his fourth birthday this week.

# birmingham - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

UK surgeon suspended for 'branding his initials on patient's liver'
# Initial Error
# Initial Error

UK surgeon suspended for 'branding his initials on patient's liver'

Dec 24th 2013, 4:04 PM 22,318 Views 58 Comments

A patient charity said “this is a patient we’re talking about, not an autograph”.

# birmingham - Monday 23 December, 2013

Aston Villa plan minute's applause for Irish fan who died in hit-and-run
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Aston Villa plan minute's applause for Irish fan who died in hit-and-run

Dec 23rd 2013, 2:52 PM 18,563 Views 11 Comments

The Premier League club will pay their respects to Kildare man Jody O’Reilly on St Stephen’s Day.

Man ejected from Slade gig after his dancing was deemed a 'safety risk'
# Merry Xmas Everybody
From The Daily Edge
# Merry Xmas Everybody

Man ejected from Slade gig after his dancing was deemed a 'safety risk'

Dec 23rd 2013, 2:47 PM 1,652 Views 0 Comments

Daz Bishop says this is the first time he’s been kicked out of a gig for Dancing.

# birmingham - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Friends of Irish man who died in hit-and-run campaign for minute silence at Aston Villa
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Friends of Irish man who died in hit-and-run campaign for minute silence at Aston Villa

Dec 21st 2013, 12:52 PM 38,932 Views 36 Comments

Kildare man Jody O’Reilly was killed in a hit-and-run in Birmingham last weekend.

# birmingham - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Local news anchor asks weatherman about his 'little weiner'
# Bloopy Bloop
From The Daily Edge
# Bloopy Bloop

Local news anchor asks weatherman about his 'little weiner'

Oct 2nd 2013, 7:42 AM 1,293 Views 0 Comments

Is there anything better than a good news blooper?

# birmingham - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Capital One Cup wrap: Arsenal through on penalties, holders Swansea go out
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

Capital One Cup wrap: Arsenal through on penalties, holders Swansea go out

Sep 25th 2013, 10:55 PM 2,642 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, the draw for the fourth round has been made tonight.

# birmingham - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

UPS plane crashes at Alabama airport, killing two crew
# Plane Crash
# Plane Crash

UPS plane crashes at Alabama airport, killing two crew

Aug 14th 2013, 12:31 PM 11,187 Views 12 Comments

Debris could be spread as far as a half a mile, authorities say and the Mayor of Birmingham says there have been a number of small explosions

# birmingham - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

Aer Arann announces new routes, 16% rise in passenger numbers
# Aer Arann
# Aer Arann

Aer Arann announces new routes, 16% rise in passenger numbers

Feb 12th 2013, 3:49 PM 11,258 Views 39 Comments

The airline said it has completed a successful restructuring programme which signals a “new beginning” for the company.

# birmingham - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Two Big Issue sellers stabbed to death in England
# Crime
# Crime

Two Big Issue sellers stabbed to death in England

Jan 12th 2013, 5:33 PM 15,124 Views 15 Comments

The men, both in their 30s, were stabbed during rush hour on Friday evening in Birmingham city centre.

# birmingham - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Teenage Pakistani activist shot by Taliban to remain in the UK
# Malala
# Malala

Teenage Pakistani activist shot by Taliban to remain in the UK

Jan 2nd 2013, 8:18 PM 7,513 Views 15 Comments

Malala Yousufzai has been recovering at a hospital in Birmingham and her father has now been offered a role as Pakistan’s education attache in the city.

# birmingham - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Gunman wounds 3 at Alabama hospital
# Alabama
# Alabama

Gunman wounds 3 at Alabama hospital

Dec 15th 2012, 5:37 PM 17,720 Views 58 Comments

The gunman was fatally shot by police and detectives are still working to determine why he was in the hospital.

# birmingham - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Exposed: West Brom's Liam Ridgewell caught wiping his bum with £20 notes
# Bum Notes
From The42
# Bum Notes

Exposed: West Brom's Liam Ridgewell caught wiping his bum with £20 notes

Dec 2nd 2012, 12:24 PM 5,968 Views 4 Comments

The star, who reportedly earns £20,000 a week, has since apologised for his behaviour.

# birmingham - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Keith Fahey released by Birmingham on 'indefinite compassionate leave'
# Break
From The42
# Break

Keith Fahey released by Birmingham on 'indefinite compassionate leave'

Nov 15th 2012, 12:44 PM 5,967 Views 1 Comment

The former St Pat’s man pulled out of Giovanni Trapattoni’s squad ahead of last night’s game with Greece, citing ‘flu.

# birmingham - Monday 15 October, 2012

Pakistani girl shot by Taliban arrives in UK for treatment
# Activist
# Activist

Pakistani girl shot by Taliban arrives in UK for treatment

Oct 15th 2012, 10:09 PM 6,623 Views 20 Comments

Malala Yousafzai is being treated for a damaged skull in a highly specialised unit in Birmingham.

# birmingham - Sunday 16 September, 2012

VIDEO: Simon Cox's latest goal has a touch of Bergkamp about it
# Class
From The42
# Class

VIDEO: Simon Cox's latest goal has a touch of Bergkamp about it

Sep 16th 2012, 10:51 AM 3,058 Views 3 Comments

The Ireland striker has already scored some cracking goals in his short Nottingham Forest career.

# birmingham - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Play-off match report: Blackpool reach final despite Birmingham comeback
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Play-off match report: Blackpool reach final despite Birmingham comeback

May 9th 2012, 10:47 PM 253 Views 1 Comment

A late rally from Chris Hughton’s side was not enough to prevent them from going out on aggregate.

# birmingham - Friday 4 May, 2012

Championship playoff match report: Ince hands Blackpool the advantage
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Championship playoff match report: Ince hands Blackpool the advantage

May 4th 2012, 10:23 PM 360 Views 0 Comments

Ian Holloway’s side boosted their chances of a return to the Premier League this evening.

# birmingham - Friday 13 April, 2012

Trevor Francis suffers suspected heart attack
# Get Well Soon
From The42
# Get Well Soon

Trevor Francis suffers suspected heart attack

Apr 13th 2012, 10:48 PM 462 Views 2 Comments

The ex-England international was taken to hospital after complaining of chest pains.

# birmingham - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Champions League progression 'difficult but possible' - Drogba
# Optimism
From The42
# Optimism

Champions League progression 'difficult but possible' - Drogba

Mar 14th 2012, 8:30 AM 121 Views 0 Comments

The veteran striker says the club have the potential to advance to the quarter finals of the Champions League.

# birmingham - Saturday 10 March, 2012

In pictures: It's a dog's life at Crufts
# Dog Show
From The Daily Edge
# Dog Show

In pictures: It's a dog's life at Crufts

Mar 10th 2012, 12:51 PM 4,408 Views 11 Comments

Ever seen a dog wearing pyjamas? The biggest show in the world kicked off yesterday…

# birmingham - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Di Matteo defends Chelsea team selection
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

Di Matteo defends Chelsea team selection

Mar 7th 2012, 12:50 PM 404 Views 0 Comments

The temporary boss says he left out some big-name players as he felt the team needed “freshening up”.

# birmingham - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Keane: Chelsea ear-flicking an 'absolute disgrace'
# No Joke
From The42
# No Joke

Keane: Chelsea ear-flicking an 'absolute disgrace'

Mar 6th 2012, 11:00 PM 2,312 Views 7 Comments

The controversial ex-player and TV pundit was less than amused by the antics of certain players this evening.

# birmingham - Sunday 19 February, 2012

The FA Cup sixth round draw
# Quarter Finals
From The42
# Quarter Finals

The FA Cup sixth round draw

Feb 19th 2012, 4:17 PM 647 Views 0 Comments

As Liverpool and Brighton prepare to face off, we have details of the quarter-final draw for the FA Cup.

Chelsea boss denies reports that Drogba gave half-time team talk
# Player Power
From The42
# Player Power

Chelsea boss denies reports that Drogba gave half-time team talk

Feb 19th 2012, 12:53 PM 549 Views 0 Comments

Andre Villas Boas has rubbished rumours that his Ivorian striker inspired his team-mates to a second half recovery against Birmingham.

# birmingham - Sunday 29 January, 2012

In pictures: The best 9-metre high chocolate fountain you'll see today
# Chocalicious
From The Daily Edge
# Chocalicious

In pictures: The best 9-metre high chocolate fountain you'll see today

Jan 29th 2012, 2:18 PM 5,900 Views 8 Comments

So… much…. chocolate

# birmingham - Saturday 28 January, 2012

As it happened: FA Cup Fourth Round From The42
Live Jan 28th 2012, 2:52 PM

As it happened: FA Cup Fourth Round

# birmingham - Saturday 7 January, 2012

AS THEY HAPPENED: FA Cup 3 o'clocks From The42
Live Jan 7th 2012, 2:38 PM

AS THEY HAPPENED: FA Cup 3 o'clocks

# birmingham - Monday 2 January, 2012

Former Liverpool and Everton defender Gary Ablett dies, aged 46
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Former Liverpool and Everton defender Gary Ablett dies, aged 46

Jan 2nd 2012, 11:34 AM 911 Views 2 Comments

Gary Ablett, who made more than 100 appearances for Liverpool, Everton and Birmingham, has lost his battle against cancer.

# birmingham - Friday 21 October, 2011

Prison officer loses the keys... to every door in the jail
# Oops
From The Daily Edge
# Oops

Prison officer loses the keys... to every door in the jail

Oct 21st 2011, 9:27 PM 1,208 Views 14 Comments

Every single lock at Birmingham prison must now be replaced after a warder mislaid his set.

# birmingham - Monday 15 August, 2011

Seventh man arrested over Birmingham hit-and-run deaths
# Birmingham
# Birmingham

Seventh man arrested over Birmingham hit-and-run deaths

Aug 15th 2011, 3:18 PM 259 Views 0 Comments

Three men, two of whom were brothers, were struck by a car and killed during last week’s riots.

# birmingham - Thursday 11 August, 2011

'Vigilantes' protect areas of London as David Cameron feels pressure
# Riots
# Riots

'Vigilantes' protect areas of London as David Cameron feels pressure

Aug 11th 2011, 7:38 AM 968 Views 23 Comments

Cities across England were relatively quiet last night, but police have warned of a possible “catastrophe” should riots break out again.