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Holly very 'Happy' to meet her idol

(Left to right) Holly Addison (nomineee), Pharrell Williams, and Lauren Hawke (nominator)

When Holly Addison went out for a meal with a group of friends, she never expected that she would meet one of the world's biggest singing stars.

Bring on the long frocks


Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on an age of elegance, an unseen Lord Grantham and why your baking-powder submarine never worked.

Artist delights pub goers with his caricatures

Francis 'Franny' Williams, who has been going to the Victoria pub, Upper Rushall Street, Walsall, for over three decades, and drawing caricatures

They are the big named stars from yesteryear who are still much-loved by many around the globe – and they are now appearing at a pub in the Black Country, as you have never seen them before.

The night a gunman wiped out my entire family

Jill Burkitt

Jill Burkitt was just 17 years old when she was shot eight times by next-door neighbour Barry Williams, who wiped out her entire family and two other people in a merciless killing spree in 1978.

Tigers joins in Halloween fun

Sumatran tiger Hujan grips the carved pumpkin tightly

It might just look like a traditional Halloween game but for tigers at West Midland Safari Park 'bobbing' for pumpkins is helping to hone their wild skills.