Lovers of Caribbean food can yell out an almighty ‘Irie!’ after a new Jamaican restaurant opened.
It was another world. In her warm, cosy flat in Wolverhampton, 95-year-old Clarice Onions casts her mind back to the long, hot summer of 1914. George V was on the throne. Herbert Asquith was Prime Minister. Little Clarice’s father Thomas Ricketts was a 27-year-old railway worker and a former soldier, still on the reserve list.
Black Country triathlete Jodie Stimpson received a hero’s reception when she returned home to Oldbury with two Commonwealth Games gold medals.
Around 130 scooter riders revved up their machines for a special ride in aid of a charity that supports grieving parents and their families.