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Jim Hingley

Oldswinford cricket stalwart Jim Hingley honoured after 48 years of service

Darcy the Pug examines a dog microchip.

Get your pets microchipped for free at Stourbridge animal action day

Brave police officers - Sgt Jon Andrews and Insp Steve Gordon

Dudley cops honoured with top bravery awards after saving knifeman's life

Ryan getting his head shaved by Emily Smith from Escape salon in Wollaston.

Stourbridge charity head shave event raises funds for St Richard's Hospice

Dudley residents invited to hospital trust's annual meeting

Dudley residents invited to hospital trust's annual meeting

Mark Vaz running 53rd marathon at Black Country Living Museum.

Window cleaner sets new world record at Black Country Living Museum

Seven-year-old Kristof Polgar and sister Fanni with the Best Children’s Team title from the British Transplant Games.

Stourbridge dance teacher aims to put organ donation in the spotlight

Before the courts

Before the courts

Gareth Warren, Specsavers Stourbridge dispensing assistant, tests one of the visiting children.

Stourbridge opticians give free eye tests to Chernobyl children

West Midlands Police's crime-fighting app leads to more than 100 arrests

West Midlands Police's crime-fighting app leads to more than 100 arrests

L-r chairman of governors Michael Price welcomes new principal Rob Hatch.

Holly Hall Academy welcomes a new principal

Stourbridge student doesn't let homelessness threat stop her being accepted into university

Black Country student doesn't let homelessness threat stop her being accepted into university

Four lucky to escape serious injury when car lands on roof

Four lucky to escape serious injury when car lands on roof

Borough residents invited to free cookery classes

Borough residents invited to free cookery classes

Mike Wood, MP for Dudley South.

Dudley MP praises Black Country manufacturing as it outperforms national averages

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Support at hand for Dudley's older population

Support at hand for Dudley's older population

Dudley borough tenants and residents meetings for September

Dudley borough tenants and residents meetings for September

Borough teens urged to get new meningitis vaccine

Borough teens urged to get new meningitis vaccine

Celebrate the history of cinema this Bank Holiday at the Black Country Living Museum

Celebrate the history of cinema this Bank Holiday at the Black Country Living Museum

Public invited to Dudley Council's health board meeting

Public invited to Dudley Council's health board meeting

Artist's impression of how the new apartment complex development will look once complete

Images give glimpse of new Wordsley homes on former Stuart Crystal glassworks site

About 30 trucks took top the roads at last year's Kingswinford Charity Truck Convoy.

Truckers to raise awareness for organ transplants with Kingswinford Charity Truck Convoy

Anger in Kingswinford as travellers set up camp on village playing field

Anger in Kingswinford as travellers set up camp on village playing field

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Serial Stourbridge criminal jailed for 22 months for stealing spree across Dudley

Serial Stourbridge criminal jailed for 22 months for stealing spree across Dudley

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Happy Hour members at a club night when they held a ‘onesie party’.

Award-winning Stourbridge community group need volunteer helpers

Police appeal after £62,000 worth of items stolen from Netherton

Police appeal after £62,000 worth of items stolen from Netherton

Council offers last chance to save Dudley Hippodrome

Council offers last chance to save Dudley Hippodrome

Kingswinford man Lee Felton, who has no previous experience, aims to row 3,000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean.

Dudley man to take on one of his biggest life challenges with 3,000 mile cross-Atlantic row

Brierley Hill man who ran off with stolen gold chain avoids jail

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£500,000 worth of cannabis found at charity's former HQ in Brierley Hill. Picture courtesy of Cannabis Disposal Team (@CDTWMP)

£500,000 worth of cannabis found at former charity HQ in Brierley Hill

Pic, from left, at the Dudley and District Business Club meeting are Andy Jarrett, of the Multiple Sclerosis Society, Alan Bradbury, Nic Beales, Sheridan Chaffey and Steve Brownlie.

Dudley and District Business Club members learn about multiple sclerosis as club readies to celebrate 30th anniversary

Harry and Ella Woodall, aged nine, with eight-year-old cousin James Beddow

Kind-hearted youngsters raise over £100 for Dudley's Action Heart charity

Students in one of the formal meeting rooms at the UN's Palaias des Nations, in Geneva.

Hagley students return from 'unforgettable' United Nations visit

Youngsters watching a chain making demonstration at the Black Country Living Museum.

Black Country Living Museum wins prestigious education award

Milo, the Jack Russell puppy who died four days after allegedly being sold to Jade Walters.

Devastated Dudley woman claims she was sold a dying puppy

L-r - The Fizzogs - Jacky Fellows, Deb Nicholls and Sue Hawkins

Black Country comedy stars the Fizzogs raise the roof at Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Stourbridge Railway Society steams into new season of meetings

Amblecote Christian Centre hosts exercise classes for the over 50s

Youngsters from Belarus at Wollaston Lawn Tennis Club (from left) Kiryl Mitsevich, Alexsandra Dulko, Alena Lapata, Dimitry Valashchuk and Raman Bardziyan.

Wollaston Lawn Tennis Club in Stourbridge lays on ace fun day for Chernobyl children

Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire.

MP welcomes superfast Kinver fibre broadband

Ivan Hayes, head brewer and Mayor of Dudley Cllr Steve Waltho.

Double birthday celebrations for Dudley Mayor and Woodsetton brewery

The band recreated the iconic image this week as they return to Stourbridge for two gigs at the town hall. Picture by Phil Loach

Stourbridge blues band recreate iconic image as they reunite for special gigs

The AFFFMAI march in June.

Police bill for AFFFMAI's Dudley anti-mosque demo totals £59,900

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Chas Singh, right, with his father Gian Singh

Big-hearted Brierley Hill shopkeeper cooks up free food for the hard-up and hungry

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Imogen Westwood

Stourton teenager Imogen Westwood battles through cancer treatment to take on yachting adventure

Wollaston Gardeners' Guild president Eric Southall and chairman Adam Greathead, with exhibitors and members John Knight, Martin Grice and John Boswell.

Wollaston Gardeners' Guild invite the green-fingered public to annual show

Joanne Marsh and Daniel Rhodes with their children Jessica aged two, five-year-old Grace and Mia, aged eight.

Friends rally round soon-to-wed Netherton couple affected by Bake a Cake collapse

JAILED: Richard Halford.

Police welcome jail sentence for Kingswinford car-jacker

Dudley animal rescue charity to host dog show

Dudley animal rescue charity to host dog show

Wordsley Post Office to raise funds for NSPCC

Wordsley Post Office to raise funds for NSPCC

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