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A thug who led a brutal revenge attack with a baseball bat and wheel brace following a car crash has been told he deserves every day of his jail term after judges rejected his appeal against a 13 year sentence.

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More traffic jams outside Black Country tip after opening times cut

It comes just days after the Express & Star reported that police have had to deal with spats between drivers as traffic jams build up at two other tips in Wolverhampton that have had their hours slashed.

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Let us teach, not merely tick boxes

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A union leader in the Black Country has blamed the national teacher shortage on heavy workloads and changing guidelines, forcing many out of the profession.


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Which? targets supermarket pricing

Which says supermarkets are confusing customers with their pricing schemes

Britain's supermarkets are facing calls for a competition inquiry after Which? accused firms of ripping off shoppers with misleading and confusing prices.


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