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Dudley

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Transfer Rumours - 23 Apr

Coventry City's Callum Wilson

Expressandstar.com brings you transfer talk and other gossip from Wolves, West Brom, Aston Villa and Walsall.

Sandwell

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Stourbridge

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Cannock

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Stafford

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Lichfield

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Hundreds are due at protest against HS2

Sir David Higgins said HS2 was 'vital for the future of the country'

Hundreds of protesters are to descend on Westminster for a second time to demonstrate against HS2 on the day the controversial project is voted on by MPs, it was revealed today.

Kidderminster

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Unemployment spikes in region, but claimant count down

The UK unemployment rate is currently 6.9%, the lowest for five years.

Unemployment in the West Midlands has bucked the national trend with an upward spike to 224,000, the latest official figures reveal. But, in contrast, the number of people recorded as claiming jobseeker's allowance has fallen.