28 more Covid deaths at Black Country, Staffordshire and Birmingham hospitals
Twenty eight more coronavirus deaths have been confirmed across the Black Country, Birmingham and Staffordshire.
A jazz festival held in the West Midlands over 10 days last month has been branded a success by the organisers – despite fears it would be cancelled.
Sandwell is comparatively young, having only been established in 1974, when it brought together the six towns of West Bromwich, Oldbury, Rowley Regis, Smethwick, Tipton and Wednesbury. Its picturesque parkland, Sandwell Valley, is one of its most loved landmarks.