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#Birmingham

# birmingham - Thursday 26 October, 2017

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

Oct 26th 2017, 3:18 PM 17,784 Views 30 Comments

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

Oct 13th 2017, 9:35 PM 16,937 Views 81 Comments

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
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Murder investigation launched after Irishman dies in Birmingham

Aug 19th 2017, 7:24 AM 13,961 Views 0 Comments

Phillip Leonard died from his injuries earlier this week.

# birmingham - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

'Three Musketeers' convicted of bomb plot against British forces in part-secret trial
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'Three Musketeers' convicted of bomb plot against British forces in part-secret trial

Aug 2nd 2017, 1:45 PM 9,130 Views 0 Comments

The men will be sentenced tomorrow.

# birmingham - Sunday 30 July, 2017

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

Jul 30th 2017, 2:10 PM 27,827 Views 0 Comments

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

Jul 27th 2017, 8:15 PM 73,785 Views 50 Comments

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
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# Dealing With The Past

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

Jul 11th 2017, 10:29 AM 14,067 Views 142 Comments

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

Jun 23rd 2017, 3:33 PM 14,855 Views 31 Comments

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

# birmingham - Saturday 13 May, 2017

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

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

May 13th 2017, 7:48 PM 4,410 Views 1 Comment

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
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# Drayton Manor

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

May 10th 2017, 9:39 AM 17,917 Views 6 Comments

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

# birmingham - Saturday 22 April, 2017

This English student accommodation building is based on the Hanging Gardens of Babylon
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# Where We Sat Down

This English student accommodation building is based on the Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Apr 22nd 2017, 4:00 PM 14,406 Views 16 Comments

Because why not?

# birmingham - Monday 10 April, 2017

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

Apr 10th 2017, 7:53 AM 40,008 Views 134 Comments

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

Feb 11th 2017, 9:00 AM 32,012 Views 7 Comments

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

Nov 28th 2016, 8:17 AM 6,469 Views 21 Comments

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?
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Have you seen missing UK teenager David Mihai?

Jul 18th 2016, 3:41 PM 11,540 Views 8 Comments

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

# birmingham - Saturday 23 April, 2016

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

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

Apr 23rd 2016, 12:31 AM 12,972 Views 7 Comments

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
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Five people arrested in England on terrorism charges

Apr 15th 2016, 10:40 PM 11,428 Views 48 Comments

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

Apr 4th 2016, 10:41 PM 42,516 Views 46 Comments

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
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# New Routes

You can now travel to Edinburgh and Birmingham from Knock Airport

Mar 27th 2016, 3:01 PM 12,340 Views 13 Comments

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
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# Justice For The 21

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

Feb 10th 2016, 8:55 AM 21,770 Views 116 Comments

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
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Man shot dead by masked raiders during attempted warehouse raid

Feb 4th 2016, 9:43 AM 12,332 Views 7 Comments

Detectives believe two men were involved in the targeted robbery.

# birmingham - Friday 29 January, 2016

Daniel Pelka's killer found dead in prison cell
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Daniel Pelka's killer found dead in prison cell

Jan 29th 2016, 3:29 PM 40,322 Views 38 Comments

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

# birmingham - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Man arrested at a Libertines gig with 38 mobile phones stuffed down his trousers
# Can't Stand Up Now
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# Can't Stand Up Now

Man arrested at a Libertines gig with 38 mobile phones stuffed down his trousers

Jan 28th 2016, 9:30 PM 33,975 Views 37 Comments

His pants were taped shut.

# birmingham - Friday 22 January, 2016

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

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

Jan 22nd 2016, 6:00 AM 18,498 Views 0 Comments

The man is now a Dublin-based solicitor.

# birmingham - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

This swingers venue went on fire last night
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This swingers venue went on fire last night

Dec 29th 2015, 2:05 PM 23,466 Views 23 Comments

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

Nov 11th 2015, 10:11 PM 29,229 Views 31 Comments

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

Oct 27th 2015, 7:38 PM 25,038 Views 46 Comments

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
# Opening The Floodgates
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# Opening The Floodgates

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

Sep 30th 2015, 9:37 PM 24,593 Views 40 Comments

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

Aug 29th 2015, 11:45 PM 12,657 Views 0 Comments

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

# birmingham - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Drinking a pint of water before eating could help you lose weight
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Drinking a pint of water before eating could help you lose weight

Aug 27th 2015, 3:28 PM 24,030 Views 36 Comments

With some conditions.

# birmingham - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

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

Aug 4th 2015, 10:17 AM 24,201 Views 29 Comments

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

Jul 22nd 2015, 10:00 PM 17,312 Views 70 Comments

It’s been dated to the seventh century.

# birmingham - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Bank staff fired after filming mock Islamic State-style execution
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# HSBC

Bank staff fired after filming mock Islamic State-style execution

Jul 7th 2015, 7:46 AM 16,517 Views 12 Comments

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
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Loud sex lands British woman in prison

Jun 2nd 2015, 12:09 PM 33,145 Views 39 Comments

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

# birmingham - Sunday 10 May, 2015

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

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

May 10th 2015, 11:26 AM 7,343 Views 11 Comments

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

Apr 7th 2015, 9:15 PM 19,227 Views 15 Comments

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

Mar 16th 2015, 7:38 PM 40,787 Views 97 Comments

“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.”

# birmingham - Saturday 14 March, 2015

On this day 24 years ago, the Birmingham Six were released
# Miscarriage Of Justice
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# Miscarriage Of Justice

On this day 24 years ago, the Birmingham Six were released

Mar 14th 2015, 8:45 AM 22,226 Views 103 Comments

The men spent 16 years in prison – for a crime they didn’t commit.

# birmingham - Friday 23 January, 2015

Toddler narrowly escapes being struck by exploding manhole
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Toddler narrowly escapes being struck by exploding manhole

Jan 23rd 2015, 4:50 PM 16,029 Views 15 Comments

A family were passing by when the explosion occurred.

# birmingham - Monday 12 January, 2015

Fox News commentator says non-Muslims can't go to Birmingham, Twitter explodes
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# Does Not Compute

Fox News commentator says non-Muslims can't go to Birmingham, Twitter explodes

Jan 12th 2015, 9:46 PM 51,909 Views 145 Comments

Steven Emerson describes himself ‘a leading authority on Islamic extremist networks’.