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Cheers to the Black Country

The Black Country Flag flies at Dudley Castle.

Yow cor beat the Black Country - the cry of many a proud Black Countrymon as folk of all ages joined forces to celebrate everything about it.

Bostin! It's happy Black Country Day

The flag flies high over Dudley Castle

Break out the faggots and paes – today is official Black Country Day with thousands of people celebrating in the sunshine as specially-designed flags fly high over local landmarks.

Princess Royal delights sailing enthusiasts


Thousands of boating enthusiasts have flooded through its doors in the past six decades - and the Princess Royal delighted scores of them as she visited a sailing club in Staffordshire to mark its 60th anniversary.

Black Country flag flies across world


From Bilston to Bermuda and Tipton to Tipperary – bostin’ is being uttered the world over ay it, as news of Black Country Day sweeps the globe.

New images show Dudley park's visitor centre

Dudley park

This artist's impression gives a glimpse to what will greet thousands of visitors arriving for the day to a picturesque Midland parkland bidding to become a major tourist attraction.