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Help, there's a squirrel lying on the ground! Police reveal details of ridiculous calls.

Help, there's a squirrel lying on the ground! Police reveal details of ridiculous calls.

Devoted: Barbara and Jeffrey Edge.

Devoted Cradley Heath husband reveals "keeping his mouth shut" is secret behind 70 years of marriage

Joanne Malin and Maisy with PDSA chairman John Smith and director general Jan McLoughlin at the hospital opening.

Ribbon cutting marks the opening of Oldbury pet hospital

Cash for good causes in Halesowen on offer from international media group Gannett

Cash for good causes in Halesowen on offer from international media group Gannett

Each night up to 2,000 migrants try to use the Channel Tunnel to get to Britain

National headlines - PM resists sending in troops as hundreds of migrants try to reach UK through Channel Tunnel

Swinger mum Tracy Bennett has been jailed

From our sister papers around the UK - swinger mum Tracy Bennett jailed and dramatic rescue from plane wreck

traffic and travel - roads and rail moving well so far for Thursday journey to work

Traffic and travel - roads and rail moving well so far for Thursday journey to work

Thursday weather - dry and light cloud and summer could be back for the weekend

Thursday weather - dry with light cloud and summer could be back for the weekend

Police appeal following serious accident in Kidderminster

Police appeal following serious accident in Kidderminster

NEWS ROUND UP: Dudley Council branded “Islamophobic”, first same sex wedding in Kidderminster, Stourbridge gym closure mystery and Bromsgrove street clean up.

NEWS ROUND UP: Dudley Council branded “Islamophobic”, first same sex wedding in Kidderminster, Stourbridge gym closure mystery and Bromsgrove street clean up.

Wednesday evening’s weather

Wednesday evening’s weather

Wednesday evening’s traffic and travel

Wednesday evening’s traffic and travel

Carys Groucott, aged eight, with her treasure hunt prizes.

Halesowen treasurer hunters were busy bees

Colley Gate gardener encourages schools to enter Malvern Show contest

Colley Gate gardener encourages schools to enter Malvern Show contest

Clowning around at Sandwell libraries

Clowning around at Sandwell libraries

Halesowen fundraiser plans charity gig

Halesowen fundraiser plans charity gig

Foodbank windfall in memory of popular Halesowen dad

Revolution Fitness Centre

Stourbridge gym closure a mystery

PCSOs jobs under threat as West Midlands Police faces huge budget cuts

PCSO jobs under threat as West Midlands Police faces huge budget cuts

Actor Tom Cruise whose Mission: Impossible costume is expected to sell for £7,000

Entertainment headlines - Cruise costume could sell for £7k and fans' dismay as X-Factor star quits

Tanvir Hussain says his human rights were violated in jail

National headlines - Judges to rule on terrorists' human rights claim and Brits pay more than French at Disney Paris

Traffic and travel - No major problems but delays expected in Birmingham for the Ashes test

Traffic and travel - No major problems but delays expected in Birmingham for the Ashes test

Wednesday weather - sun comes out for the middle of the working week

Wednesday weather - sun comes out for the middle of the working week

Jailed Leon McTaggart.

Quinton fish and chip shop attacker Leon McTaggart jailed for savage knife attack

NEWS ROUND-UP: Dudley Mosque debate, Stourbridge drug dealer jailed, unprovoked attack on Redditch youth and Bromsgrove centurion celebrates birthday.

NEWS ROUND-UP: Dudley Mosque debate, Stourbridge drug dealer jailed, unprovoked attack on Redditch youth and Bromsgrove centurion celebrates birthday.

Suspected fruit and veg thief.

Colley Gate fruit and veg thief suspect caught on camera

Tuesday evening’s weather

Tuesday evening’s weather

Tuesday evening’s traffic and travel

Tuesday evening’s traffic and travel

Blackheath soccer staff foil traveller invasion

Blackheath soccer staff foil traveller invasion

Frank Lancaster

Missing Bewdley pensioner Frank Lancaster found safe and well

Frank Lancaster

Police appeal to find missing Bewdley pensioner Frank Lancaster

Coombeswood Green Wedge.

Mass walk planned as protest grows against Coombeswood housing threat

Sarah Causer, lead nurse on the older people’s ward, was shortlisted in the ‘nurse leader of the year’ category.

Three of the best – Dudley nurses make prestigious awards shortlist

Black Country Chamber of Commerce countdown to 'Business of the Year'

Black Country Chamber of Commerce countdown to 'Business of the Year'

Moped rider seriously hurt during mystery Dudley incident

Moped rider seriously hurt during mystery Dudley incident

Popinder Singh Kandola was seen collecting £50,000 in Coseley

Black Country drug dealer Popinder Singh Kandola jailed after national crime probe

National headlines - Scandal-hit peer Lord Sewel announces he is to quit House of Lords

National headlines - Scandal-hit peer Lord Sewel announces he is to quit House of Lords

Katie Hopkins says euthanasia vans should visit peoples' homes

Entertainment latest - Katie Hopkins says there are too many old people and Linford runs a mile from Strictly

Today's weather - sunshine and showers feature in the mix today

Today's weather - sunshine and showers feature in the mix today

Leo Horton, (front) with (from left) Andrew, Jack and Katie Parton, Matthew and David Wong.

Halesowen Scouts fly off to world jamboree

Murderer: Stuart Millership

Rowley Regis murder: Stuart Millership sentenced to life in prison with a minimum 25 years

NEWS ROUND-UP: Rowley Regis murderer Stuart Millership locked up, Bromsgrove burglar Thomas Newell jailed, performing arts group for special needs kids axed by Dudley Council and Rubery reggae star organises benefit gig for Lance Whitmore

NEWS ROUND-UP: Rowley Regis murderer Stuart Millership locked up, Bromsgrove burglar Thomas Newell jailed, performing arts group for special needs kids axed by Dudley Council and Rubery reggae star organises benefit gig for Lance Whitmore

That's your lot! Karen Forrester from TGI Friday, Maureen Doyle and Liam Mulholland with the players in the final Cormac Cup.

Final whistle blows for charity football tournament in honour of Halesowen handyman

Monday evening's weather

Monday evening's weather

6 Things to do in the School Holidays: Part two - The National Sea Life Centre

6 Things to do in the School Holidays: Part two - The National Sea Life Centre

Monday evening's traffic and travel

Monday evening's traffic and travel

Before the courts

Before the courts

National headlines - Labour election faces allegations of infiltration, calls for Lord Sewell to quit and Huston daughter dies

National headlines - Labour election faces allegations of infiltration, calls for Lord Sewel to quit and Houston daughter dies

Kimberley Wyatt and husband Max Rogers are celebrating her Masterchef win

Showbiz news - Pussycat Doll Kimberley Wyatt says Masterchef win inspired by hubby Max Rogers

Rush hour traffic - delays in Kidderminster and near Black Country M6

Rush hour traffic - delays in Kidderminster and near Black Country M6

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