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Vehicle investment is start of major growth

Brothers Phil and Adrian Hammonds of Birway Garages

A family business in Willenhall, which specialises in vehicle transport logistics, is investing in three new 11-car transporters. Birway Garage director Adrian Hammonds said that the business, which was started 41 years ago, was at the start of major growth plans which may eventually see it move to a new base in the Walsall area.

Blockbuster and Barratts plunge into crisis

The Blockbuster store in Penn

Two high street names were in crisis today as administrators were called in at both Blockbuster and shoe chain Barratts, putting up to 3,000 jobs at risk just six weeks before Christmas.

Fridges and tyres are dumped by fly-tippers

A pile of tyres dumped in Bull Lane, Moxley

Piles of tyres and fridges have been dumped at sites across the Black Country, costing one council a ‘fortune’ in taxpayers’ money to clear away, it has been claimed.