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Stourbridge canal capers are a cut above

Weekend crowds gather at the Stourbridge Navigation Trust’s open weekend at the Stourbridge Town Arm Canal

From canal boats to steaming traction engines and servings of ales to crunchy pork cracklings - the history of the Black Country was showcased by Stourbridge Navigation Trust.

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.

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.

West Bromwich Manor House vintage fair


There were lots of events through the summer for me to photograph, but now Autumn is here, there are fewer events and many are indoors. I went to West Bromwich Manor House on Sunday to photograph the vintage fair which was held both indoors and outdoors.