Latest News In Sutton Coldfield

22nd Oct 2019

Designer-clad armed robbers threaten Sutton Coldfield delivery driver with machete

The ‘well-dressed’ attackers threatened the van driver in Park View Road in Four Oaks and stole ‘numerous’ mobile phones
22nd Oct 2019

Banners Gate Primary School's proposed name change to Sutton Park Primary slammed as 'meaningless' but Trust says it marks 'fresh start'

“I don’t think that the academy has much notion of the neighbourhood and this is just a cheap and high-handed marketing ploy and a waste of money for the school and for the parents," a Sutton Coldfield grandparent has said
22nd Oct 2019

Bus route and timetable changes for 20 key Birmingham routes announced by National Express

Around 20 National Express bus routes will be operating on revised timetables across the city, while the Number 54 and 54A will replace the old Number 54 and 55
21st Oct 2019

Lost parking ticket mum slams Gracechurch Centre staff for 'refusing to let her out to get daughter from nursery'

Maria Bensley says she pleaded with Gracechurch Centre staff after going to the gym but then mislaying her parking ticket and having no means to pay to get out
21st Oct 2019

Joy as home of neighbour from hell who terrorised residents goes up for sale for cool £1m

Julie Rankine has been in court twice for harassing her neighbours in Streetly Lane, Sutton Coldfield, but is finally selling up - leading to delight from local residents
21st Oct 2019

Suzy Lamplugh suspect John Cannon blasts 'smear campaign' as family beg for him to be kept in jail

John Cannan - a former Sutton Coldfield schoolboy - was on day release from Wormwood Scrubs in London in 1986 when estate agent Suzy Lamplugh went missing
21st Oct 2019

'Britain's vainest man' Sam Barton receives £3,500 hair transplant after flying over to Turkey

A mystery businesswoman paid for the treatment after Sam claimed his receding hair line had made him look 'old and ugly'
20th Oct 2019

Danielle Lloyd rushed to Coleen Rooney's aid in Rebekah Vardy row - because 'same thing happened to me'

Danielle, who is married to Brummie electrician Michael O'Neill,  backed Coleen in her war of words with Rebekah Vardy, the wife of Jamie, the Leicester City striker
20th Oct 2019

Builders celebrate beating cancer by having a smashing time

Paul Houghton and his colleagues dressed up in tutus and got out their hammers to break down a wall to encourage others to raise money
19th Oct 2019

Businessman opens dream business with £500k investment in new The Massage Company shop in Sutton Coldfield

"This business in the US is a huge industry that didn’t exist 15 years ago. What we are trying to do is make customers understand that massage is not a treat or a luxury but is part of an everyday lifestyle," said Elliot Walker
19th Oct 2019

From New York to homeless on the streets of Birmingham - Mikey's story

Michael Michalak has revealed his remarkable story to BirminghamLive after a previous video showed heartwarming moment new boots were handed to him by well-wisher
19th Oct 2019

Anger as 10-year wait for community facility at 'land time forgot' in Sutton Coldfield continues

'Despite having the money and effectively the gift of the land, the city council hasn’t moved at all. They haven't even taken on responsibility for the land, leaving it overgrown and unkempt,' said Walmley and Minworth councillor Ken Wood