A man riding a suspected stolen motorcycle fled after being knocked off the bike in Wolverhampton today. The smash happened in Underhill Lane, The Scotlands, at about 9am. Police are appealing for witnesses, who are asked to contact them on 101. .
A mother who pocketed more than £110,000 during a benefits scam, using the money to fund clothes and holidays, was starting a 15-month jail sentence today.
An investigation has been launched after a kidney drain was accidentally left inside a patient at Wolverhampton’s New Cross Hospital – for three years.
He climbed the ladder to become one of the world’s most senior Rotarians, worked for years to oversee education in Wolverhampton and helped feed thousands struggling to make ends meet during the Second World War.