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"These cameras are proven to reduce crime and fear of crime and we are delighted to have secured funding from the Police & Crime Commissioner for this important initiative."

Wolverhampton bouncers to be fitted with cameras in a bid to put an end to night-time crime.

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"We remain keen to hear from anyone with information about the assault - who we have not yet spoken to - and I would urge them to contact us as soon as possible."

Watford fan Nic Cruwys has now been moved to a specialist care unit following an attack after a Wolves match that left him fighting for his life.

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“We are delighted that our beer business will find a new home in a company that is as passionate about the quality of beer that we have always been."

Wolverhampton beer giants Marston's have today revealed that they are buying the main brewing arm of historic Lancashire firm Daniel Thwaites in a £25.1 million deal.

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“Some of us had feared something was going on because shops were not getting the goods they had ordered and there had been cutbacks but this could have been handled a lot better.”

Black Country bakery Firkins has ceased trading with a total of 23 shops closing and 104 jobs lost.

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In case you missed it: A drink driver who led police on a high speed chase before smashing into a wall and another vehicle was handed a 18 month jail term suspended for two years.

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"The museum came under fire from gunmen and she received fatal gunshot wounds."

Former Black Country solicitor, Sally Adey, killed in a terror attack in Tunisia died of gunshot wounds to her abdomen and pelvis, a coroner has heard.

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In case you missed it: Members were left shocked and disgusted after Kingswinford's Royal British Legion was raided by burglars who stole £2,500 and caused damage worth £5,000.

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“He took over the girl’s phone, deleted contacts he deemed unsuitable, engaged her in a sexual relationship - despite knowing her to be underage - and invented a false identity, claiming he was two years younger and worked in a restaurant."

JAILED: Facebook paedophile has been jailed for seven years for grooming a 14-year-old girl from Walsall.

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