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Life meant life for wicked killer Raymond Morris

Raymond Morris pictured on his wedding day with new wife Carol

He was described as ‘cold, cruel and just plain wicked’. Notorious child killer Raymond Morris, dubbed the Cannock Chase Murderer, was sentenced to life in jail for the horrific rape and murder of schoolgirl Christine Darby in the 1960s.

Drivers delayed on M6 and M54 routes

M6 aerial stock

Drivers faced delays on the M6 and M54 today – as it was announced that motorway lane closures and diversions will be brought in while bridge maintenance works are carried out this month.

Safety call as tragedy echoes previous Blakenall bus crash

A bus ploughed through a garden in September

Concerned residents and councillors were today calling for safety measures to be introduced along the road where schoolgirl Natasha Whale lost her life in a horror crash – as it emerged that a bus crash happened there five months ago.

Battle is on over Darlaston waste site plans

A campaign has been stepped up against plans to relocate a controversial waste company that came under fire for using two sites illegally – with a committee set up to fight the proposals and hundreds of signatures added to a petition.