Tag "Halesowen"

Grand Slam for tennis ace Jordanne Whiley

Jordanne Whiley

Halesowen tennis sensation Jordanne Whiley has became the first British player to complete a calendar Grand Slam by winning the US Open wheelchair women’s doubles title.


Wolverhampton aerial stock

Many times when asked where you are from and you answer Wolverhampton, you will be treated to a quasi-humorous riposte in a terribly inaccurate, generic West Midlands accent of “Ohhhh, yow frum Duddloyyyy?” or “Yum a brummieeeee?”. That’s a bit like saying to someone from Middlesborough that they are from Newcastle. Or “Stafford? That’s basically Stoke right?”

Mucklow profits soar on property values hike

A&J Mucklow's headquarters offices in Halesowen

A&J Mucklow, the Halesowen-based industrial property group, has seen its annual profit soaring thanks to a rise in property values as the market for commercial land improves alongside the recovering economy.