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Details in now on the man charged with the Wulfrun Centre attempted murder. Our reporter is in court now and we'll bring you developments as they happen.

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Great to see the pitch looking in good nick

Just in - Man charged with attempted murder of teenager at Wulfrun Centre in Wolverhampton is named as Daniel Mark Miller, aged 40 of Weston Drive, Bilston. Details soon.

Breaking national news today: Disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris has applied for permission to appeal against his convictions for a string of indecent assaults. A spokesman for the Judicial Office confirmed that lawyers for the 84-year-old had lodged papers at the Court of Appeal this week.

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Exclusively in today's paper, we take a look at the candidates to be the next West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner.

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Warning just in from officials in Sandwell:

Sad news from Dudley Zoo today - Orry the sealion has died. He had entertained crowds at the attraction for some 20 years. Hundreds of people have paid tribute to him.

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Breaking news from West Midlands Police this morning. A man has been charged with the attempted murder of a teenager who was slashed in Argos. Reporter Adam Thompson is at Wolverhampton Magistrates' Court this morning for the accused's first appearance and we'll bring you the details as soon as we have them.

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"It's disgraceful. It is desecrating the hallowed memories of the men who gave the ultimate sacrifice." The words of the Royal British Legion after graffiti was scrawled on the Wolverhampton cenotaph steps. Police are now investigating.

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Great use of aerial photography here by West Midlands Fire Service to capture the full extent of the damage to the Northfield Manor Cadbury house. It's been released as West Midlands Police revealed three schoolboys had been arrested.

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