Priti Patel refuses to rule out second Covid lockdown for England | World news

The home secretary, Priti Patel, has refused to rule out another national lockdown in England as…

Police notebook with gang details stolen from car | UK news

West Midlands police has apologised after a notebook containing information on young people at risk from…

Coronavirus: England ‘on knife-edge’ as cases rise and lockdowns grow | World news

New cases of coronavirus are doubling almost weekly across England, figures revealed, as Birmingham became the…

Birmingham lockdown rules tightened as Covid cases rise | UK news

A series of tougher measures have been imposed in Birmingham, Sandwell and Solihull after a surge…

Birmingham stabbings: hunt for suspect after one killed and seven injured | UK news

West Midlands police have launched a major search for a suspect after a series of stabbings…

Recycling rates significantly lower in England’s poorest areas – report | Environment

Recycling rates for household waste are significantly lower in the most deprived areas of England, a…

Far-right activists filmed hassling asylum seekers in hotels | UK news

Anger is mounting over a series of videos posted by far-right organisations in which activists enter…

Fear and fatalism in Birmingham as Covid cases surge | UK news

If news that Birmingham was facing a local lockdown troubled drinkers around the Gas Street basin…

UK coronavirus live: Birmingham residents urged to act to prevent local lockdown | World news

5.39am EDT05:39 Newham residents will receive personal codes to give them early access to the new…

Hundreds march in London for fair pay for nurses and other NHS staff | Society

Hundreds of people have converged on central London to march for fair pay for NHS staff…