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Should Birmingham build a velodrome for the 2022 Commonwealth Games
Games is a huge opportunity to bring a world class cycling facility to the Midlands say campaigners
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UKIP leadership hopeful Bill Etheridge explains how he would save his party
Don't bang on about immigration and Islam, says Bill Etheridge - instead, UKIP must explain how it would make people wealthier
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MPs endorse Labour council candidate who claimed ISIS doesn't exist
Birmingham MPs Jess Phillips and Liam Byrne endorse candidate who urged people to 'grow up' after Westminster terror attack
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University of Birmingham leads new rail research hub
Partnership launched between industry and eight universities to deliver £92m centres of excellence to spearhead new technology and products for the rail industry
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Police charge victims of car crime hundreds of pounds to give back their stolen vehicle
Prime Minister Theresa May to investigate after Birmingham MP condemns 'outrageous' charges
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MP attacked and robbed by six muggers as he returns home from Parliament
Black Country MP Adrian Bailey suffered bumps and bruises in robbery, and says it shows the need for more police on the streets
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Meet the first 'people power' Birmingham election candidates to be selected
Group hoping to smash the party political system chooses three candidates following open auditions
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Boris Johnson urged to scrap plans for a bridge to France and spend the money on the NHS
Birmingham MP Khalid Mahmood tells Boris to spend the money on the NHS, but Foreign Secretary says taxpayers won't have to pay for the bridge
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Tower block tenants will be safer with sprinklers say experts
Fire chiefs and sprinkler manufactures react to Birmingham experts claims that sprinklers in city tower blocks will not save lives
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Civic society's first chairman honoured with blue plaque
Sir Gilbert Barling was among the team which launched new society in June 2018
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Police could be housed in fire stations after building closures
Police to share buildings with councils and fire service in a bid to save £5 million
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All you need to know about new ‘cycle highway’ in Perry Barr
Building work has commenced on the A34 Birchfield Road
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