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26th Apr 2017
7:01pm

Sutton Coldfield Observer published Missing Katie Hadley last seen in Streetly, Sutton Coldfield in...

A WOMAN who went missing from an address in Sutton Coldfield has been found.Katie Hadley had not been seen since midday on Monday (April 24) having last been spotted in Hardwick Road in Streetly.Police issued an urgent appeal on Tuesday morning and said the 31-year-old's family were 'concerned for her welfare'.After the appeal was shared hundreds of times on social media, West Midlands Police confirmed on Wednesday night shortly before 7pm that Katie had been found.READ MORE: Urgent appeal to...

Missing Katie Hadley last seen in Streetly, Sutton Coldfield in...

26th Apr 2017
6:45pm

Sutton Coldfield Observer published Severn Trent issues bogus caller warning after Sutton Coldfield...

RESIDENTS are being urged to keep alert for bogus callers claiming to work for the local water board after an 80-year-old Sutton Coldfield widower had £3,500 and his late wife's wedding ring stolen.Severn Trent has issued the warning after a conman purporting to work for the company, and his accomplice, stole the cash and "irreplaceable" items in a distraction burglary at Colin Bennett's home in Streetly.Following the despicable incident, which the Observer exclusively reported...

Severn Trent issues bogus caller warning after Sutton Coldfield...

26th Apr 2017
6:11pm

Sutton Coldfield Observer published Sutton Coldfield Library's short-term future looks secure as town...

THE long term future of a Sutton Coldfield community facility moved a step closer to being secured after town councillors committed funds to keep it until the end of the summer. After some hard fought negotiations Royal Sutton Coldfield Town Council confirmed on Tuesday (April 25) at its full council meeting, that it will pay its remaining allocation of £120,000 in three stages, subject to Birmingham City Council completing two tasks as its side of the bargain. Town councillors agreed...

Sutton Coldfield Library's short-term future looks secure as town...

26th Apr 2017
12:25pm

Sutton Coldfield Observer published Farm fire in Springfield Road, Sutton Coldfield sparks rapid...

A FARM building in Sutton Coldfield was on fire after waste was found alight.The blaze happened at a property in Springfield Road, Walmley with the fire service receiving a 999 call shortly before 6pm on Tuesday (April 26).A crew from Sutton Coldfield's red watch attended the incident within a swift five minutes and used 'assertive firefighting' to bring the fire under control.A spokesperson for West Midlands Fire Service said: "When we arrived we found a small quantity of rubbish that was...

Farm fire in Springfield Road, Sutton Coldfield sparks rapid...

25th Apr 2017
4:31pm

Sutton Coldfield Observer published The Vamps star Brad Simpson from Sutton Coldfield surprises kids...

CHILDREN at a Birmingham hospital had a 'bear-illiant' time when a Sutton Coldfield pop star paid them a surprise visit.Bradley Simpson, from pop-rock band The Vamps, joined sick youngsters at Birmingham Children's Hospital yesterday (Monday, April 24) as excitement builds for this summer's free public art event, The Big Sleuth.The local heart-throb, who owns Simpsons Gin Bar in Sutton Coldfield, took time out of rehearsals for The Vamps upcoming world tour to surprise the kids, spending a few...

The Vamps star Brad Simpson from Sutton Coldfield surprises kids...

25th Apr 2017
4:14pm

Sutton Coldfield Observer published Warning after shed break-in 'spree' in Jockey Road, Sutton...

THIEVES have targeted a string of residents' garden sheds in the same Sutton Coldfield road.Crooks broke into one shed at a property in Jockey Road overnight on Sunday, April 16 and stole a £500 mountain bike.The incidents follow the thefts of two Audi vehicles from a driveway in the ame road the previous night.READ MORE: Appeal after two Audi A1 cars are stolen from couple's driveway in Jockey Road, Sutton ColdfieldThe owner said: "I woke up on the Monday morning (April 17) and saw...

Warning after shed break-in 'spree' in Jockey Road, Sutton...

25th Apr 2017
12:59pm

Sutton Coldfield Observer published Factory fire at Concentric Pumps Limited in Tyburn Road Erdington...

A FACTORY blaze in Erdington saw three fire crews scrambled to the scene after the early morning incident. The fire at Concentric Pumps Limited at Gravelly Industrial Park off Tyburn Road occurred at around 6am on Sunday (April 23) with the green watch crew from Erdington Fire Station, along with crews from Aston and Ward End sent to the scene following an alarm activation. Fire crews saw smoke 'issuing from the roof' of the two-storey factory, which was 80 metres by 165 metres and forced...

Factory fire at Concentric Pumps Limited in Tyburn Road Erdington...

25th Apr 2017
7:24am

Sutton Coldfield Observer published Urgent appeal to find Katie Hadley from Streetly, Sutton...

AN appeal has been launched to find a missing Sutton Coldfield woman with police concerned for her wellbeing. Katie Hadley was last seen in Hardwick Road, Streetly at around midday (12noon) on Monday (April 24). The 31-year-old is described as white, slim with short black hair and was last seen wearing a rust coloured jumper, black jeans, brown boots and carried a beige, black and white handbag. A spokesperson for West Midlands Police said: "Have you seen missing Walsall woman Katie...

Urgent appeal to find Katie Hadley from Streetly, Sutton...

24th Apr 2017
6:00pm

Sutton Coldfield Observer published 'Boutique style' makeover unveiled at Sixth Sense Salon, in High...

A POPULAR hair salon in Sutton Coldfield is hoping to be a cut above the rest with its brand new look.Sixth Sense Salon, in High Street, has recently relaunched following its fabulous world-theme inspired makeover. We speak to salon owner Dean Robertson as he takes us on a tour of the new-look salon..."After two years in business, we decided to invest all profits back into the salon - striving to create a space that exudes a unique atmosphere throughout different areas of the layout.The...

'Boutique style' makeover unveiled at Sixth Sense Salon, in High...

24th Apr 2017
5:02pm

Sutton Coldfield Observer published Erdington Academy pupil shaves off her hair to raise HUNDREDS of...

FOR many teenage girls, their hair is their crowning glory. With her enviably long brunette locks, 15-year-old Molly Harrison was no different.But the brave Erdington teenager was the 'mane' attraction recently after making the decision to shave off her long tresses to help the hospice which cared for her great-grandfather.Thanks to her thoughtful actions, the Erdington Academy pupil raised more than £800 for John Taylor Hospice as a thank you for the care and support it provided to her...

Erdington Academy pupil shaves off her hair to raise HUNDREDS of...

24th Apr 2017
4:20pm

Sutton Coldfield Observer published Teenage Cross City line crook from Erdington jailed for attempted...

A TEENAGE crook from Erdington who carried out a series of attempted knifepoint robberies has been jailed for four years.Kieran Jones, aged 19, of Hunton Hill, and his accomplice Reece Timby were just 16 when they tried to rob three people on the afternoon of March 4, 2015.Their spree started on a train from Birmingham heading towards Redditch, when the sick duo surrounded a 20-year-old man and threatened him with a knife, demanding he hand over his phone.READ MORE: Appeal after two Audi A1 cars...

Teenage Cross City line crook from Erdington jailed for attempted...

24th Apr 2017
9:43am

Sutton Coldfield Observer published FOOTBALL: Sutton Coldfield Town complete 'Great Escape' with draw...

WORKINGTON 0 SUTTON COLDFIELD TOWN 0 Evo-Stik Northern League Premier Division SUTTON completed a miraculous escape from the drop by picking up a point at play-off bound Workington while relegation rivals Corby lost at Coalville. The Royals have sat inside the relegation zone for the majority of the season but climbed out when it mattered, on the final day of the season. Yes! pic.twitter.com/IqwBvCawAc — Sutton Coldfield FC (@SCTFC) April 22, 2017 Sutton did...

FOOTBALL: Sutton Coldfield Town complete 'Great Escape' with draw...

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