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Leaked bid reveals plans for West Midlands 'metro mayor'

Budget 2015

Powers to increase council tax, compulsorily buy up land and even hike business rates – these are what a directly-elected mayor for the West Midlands should have, according to leaked plans for the Black Country and Birmingham to work together.

One Direction T-shirt faker made £61,000

When there were five - One direction

Fake celebrity t-shirts featuring the biggest names in pop including One Direction raked in more than £61,000 for a jewellery shop owner as part of a rogue printing operation.