Hearts complete permanent signing of Josh Ginnelly after loan spell According to BBC, Scottish Premiership outfit Hearts have completed the permanent signing of winger Josh Ginnelly on a two-year deal after his release from Preston North End. Ginnelly started out at the Aston Villa academy before making the switch to Shrewsbury Town’s youth setup where he grew through the ranks.
The exact location and how the bomb was discovered has not been disclosed A controlled explosion has taken place after a Second World War bomb shell was discovered in Walsall. The explosive was uncovered today (Thursday, June 11) but the exact location and how it was unearthed have not been revealed.
Data for the most recent four days (June 14-17) has been excluded as it is incomplete and does not reflect the true number of cases. Thursday's update of Covid-19 case rates for every local authority area in England shows 85 per cent of the country is on the rise.
Thursday's update of Covid-19 case rates for every local authority area in England shows 85 per cent of the country is on the rise. The rate is expressed as the number of new cases per 100,000 people. Data for the most recent four days (June 14-17) has been excluded as it is incomplete and does not reflect the true number of cases.
’s reign at Walsall has barely begun but supporters are already bubbling with excitement, writes Liam Keen. The club, to its credit, has built some momentum in the last week by swiftly bringing in four signings to get fans off their seats. Taylor, alongside technical director Jamie Fullarton, have quickly created some good faith with Saddlers fans and if the remaining weeks of the transfer window are as successful – and the season gets off to a bright start – that relationship will only grow stronger.
TRYING to find the sweetest deals can be hard to find, but one mum explained how she managed to bag over £100 worth of baby items for free. Keeley Lawrence, 19, from Walsall, managed to nab herself baby food, nappies and even panty liners by keeping a keen eye on the lookout for coupons, as well as signing up for baby clubs.
School staff and parents in the Black Country have been praised by chiefs for their "huge effort" in ensuring pupils are tested for Covid-19. Leaders in Sandwell and Walsall have issued the praise as they aim to prevent virus cases rising and ensure schools are as safe as possible.
Junction ten will be shut for an entire weekend as giant bridge beams are lifted into place A key junction on the M6 is to be closed so giant beams can be put in to place to help form two new bridges over the motorway. Giant bridge beams are to be lifted into place across the M6 at Junction ten, for Walsall, using a 160ft crane.
He burst into her home yelling: 'Give me the money.' A man has been jailed for 10 years for a terrifying robbery in Staffordshire during which he threatened a grandmother and her grandson with a machete. Ryan Kent has now been sentenced to 10 years and eight months behind bars after pleading guilty to robbery.
Mark Joiner was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when he was eight years old A diabetic who had part of his foot amputated after it 'exploded' believes it could have been prevented if he had listened to medics. Mark Joiner from Walsall was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when he was eight years old - but openly admits neglecting his condition through most of his childhood.
James Hardy has joined Chester FC for the 2021/22 season Chester FC joint-manager Anthony Johnson says new signing James Hardy is a perfect fit for the attractive, entertaining football he wants the team to play. The 25-year-old attacking midfielder has signed a one-year deal after finishing last season with Altrincham.
EXCLUSIVE: Keeley Lawrence has bagged baby food, nappies and panty liners by keeping an eye out for coupons and signing up to free baby clubs A mum has explained how she managed to get more than £100 worth of baby stuff completely free. Keeley Lawrence, 19, who lives in Walsall, has bagged baby food, nappies and panty liners by keeping an eye out for coupons and signing up to free baby clubs.
Nearly 3,000 schools were named in the report Reports of sexual abuse and harassment have been made at 37 schools in the Black Country, according to a website where students have been anonymously sharing their experiences. The schools - including those in Walsall, Wolverhampton, Dudely and Sandwell - were named on by current and former pupils in anonymous testimonies.
Walsall are in talks to sign Jack Earing on a free transfer, the Express & Star understands. The 22-year-old midfielder is out of contract this month after an impressive two seasons with Halifax Town in the National League. Earing, a centre-midfielder, is highly rated and was offered a new deal by The Shaymen but has reportedly attracted interest from several Football League clubs. And now Walsall are hoping to win that race and make him their fourth signing of the summer. Talks have been ongoing regarding the move and although the Saddlers hope to bring him in, it is not yet a done deal. Born in Bury, Earing came through the Bolton academy and made a handful of first-team appearances – including one off the bench in the Championship in 2019. He has enjoyed loan spells at Curzon Ashton and Spennymoor Town, before last season becoming a regular at Halifax. He scored eight goals from midfield in 32 National League appearances last year as Halifax finished 10th and could now make the step up to League Two. If the deal is completed, Earing will become Matt Taylor's fourth signing of the summer following the arrivals of Conor Wilkinson, Joss Labadie and Manny Monthe. Alongside Labadie he will be the second midfielder to join the Saddlers this month and adds to a plethora of talent in the middle of the park, with Liam Kinsella, Alfie Bates and Sam Perry all contracted to the club. Rory Holden and Emmanuel Osadebe also occupy central areas and are capable of dropping deeper, adding further depth to the midfield options.
Walsall are in talks to sign Jack Earing on a free transfer, the Express & Star understands. The 22-year-old midfielder is out of contract this month after an impressive two seasons with Halifax Town in the National League. Earing, a centre-midfielder, is highly rated and was offered a new deal by The Shaymen but has reportedly attracted interest from several Football League clubs.
A man has been jailed for ten years for a terrifying robbery where he threatened a woman and her grandson with a machete. Ryan Kent was sentenced to 10 years eight months at Stafford Crown Court after pleading guilty to robbery, and 12 months to be served concurrently for possession of a bladed article.
Walsall are closing in on the free transfer signing of midfielder Jack Earing with the player set to join from National League side Halifax Town, Football League World can exclusively reveal. The 22-year-old was on the books of Bolton Wanderers as a youth player but has spent most of his senior career in non-league football, with the likes of Curzon Ashton and Spennymoor Town taking him on loan from the men from The Shay.
Turnover and pre-tax profits have dipped at a Walsall manufacturing group as a result of the challenges brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic. Castings has reported a turnover of £115m for the year to 31 March 2021, down from £139m in 2020. Pre-tax profits at the listed business went from £12.7m to £4.4m over the same period.
Former Walsall favourite Darren Byfield has urged supporters to have patience with new head coach . The boss has arrived and quickly whipped fans into a frenzy of excitement with three superb signings back-to-back, as the club brought in Conor Wilkinson, Joss Labadie and Manny Monthe. With anticipation building around the new season – and Saddlers supporters pleased with the recruitment work of Taylor and technical director Jamie Fullarton – expecations are growing for a successful season.
With the signing of Manny Monthe Walsall have added their first new defender of the transfer window. The 26-year-old joined on a free transfer this week after a hugely successful three-and-a-half years at Tranmere. After Monthe made his move to the Banks’s Stadium we spoke to freelance journalist and Tranmere expert Tom Cavilla to get his take on the commanding centre-back.
Part three of your planning news from Walsall Council this week Various planning applications have been submitted to Walsall Borough Council. The below list, taken from Walsall Borough Council’s website on Tuesday, June 15, contains part three of the planning applications that were determined in the previous week.