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Market rent rise could 'kill Willenhall'

More than 400 people have opposed proposals to hike the rates for traders at a Willenhall market by as much as 42 per cent, which one campaigner says will 'kill the town'.

Job cuts loom at crisis-hit ironmongers

Uncertainty continues to surround the future for almost 140 workers at a firm with two Willenhall branches after it shed more than 400 jobs elsewhere in the country.

Rugby club veteran dies aged 79

Club stalwart Don Peacock has died following a long illness

A veteran of Walsall Rugby Club who was at the club for more than 60 years - as a player, secretary and president - has died aged 79.

False-plate driver found hiding in garden

A man who failed to stop for police when officers spotted him in a car with false number plates has been arrested and charged after he was found hiding in a garden in Walsall.