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Wednesfield Road, Wolverhampton is blocked following an accident.

'Urgent change must be the priority' for Wolverhampton schools, another MP has claimed after a scathing Ofsted report.

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Traffic delays in Wolverhampton this evening.

Just in - A cyclist has been taken to hospital after a rush-hour crash involving a car in Great Wyrley. The accident happened in Ladywood Lane at around 4.38pm today. The cyclist was taken to Walsall Manor Hospital with injuries not believed to be serious.

More here on the squash player saved by staff and users at a Wolverhampton leisure centre

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An accident involving a pedestrian has closed Ladywood Lane in Great Wyrley.

Good news for our Ladder for the Black Country campaign.

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Hearing from West Midlands Ambulance Service that a squash player suffered a cardiac arrest but was saved by members of the public and staff at the Bert Williams Leisure Centre last night. Details to follow.

Just in from West Midlands Police - Four men arrested in connection with alleged dealing of drugs in Sandwell after Neighbourhood Watch members reported suspicions over kerbside money exchanges. Details to follow.

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NHS workers, including nurses, occupational therapists, porters, paramedics, medical secretaries, cooks and healthcare assistants have voted to back strike action in a row over pay.

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'I tried for 1,500 jobs' says apprentice

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The weeks were long and demoralising for Edward Pitt. After finishing university with a degree in theoretical physics and applied mathematics he spent day after day applying for jobs.


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Our view on new Polo


Increasingly the decision on which car to buy is driven by cost: not just the initial outlay but how much you spend on fuel and taxes of one sort and another.


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Hopes of Phones 4u rescue dashed

Phones 4u went into administration leading to fears thousands of jobs will be lost

Hopes for a last-ditch rescue of Phones 4u have been quashed as talks continue over deals to save at least some of its shops and jobs.

News Corp opposes Google in EU case

Google has been accused of diverting users away from relevant search results to its own offerings

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has joined the fray in Google's protracted European antitrust case, saying the technology company unfairly distorts competition.

Factory export orders 'faltering'

Firms saw total order books fall below "normal" levels, with the impact on exporters particularly severe

Factory export order books have weakened to their worst level since January 2013 amid political uncertainty at home and abroad, the CBI has said.


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