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Pensioner trapped in burning Stourbridge house rescued by firefighters

The 74-year-old man needed treatment at the scene of the fire A pensioner has been rescued from a burning two-storey house in the Black Country. The 74-year-old man was trapped as flames took hold of the Stourbridge property this morning. Firefighters rushed to the scene in The Dell, Wollaston, after reports of the house fire just after 10.30am.

birminghammail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 11
Pensioner trapped in burning Stourbridge house rescued by firefighters

Who's been sentenced from Barton Seagrave, Burton Latimer, Corby, Kettering, Raunds, Wellingborough and Wollaston

The following people have been sentenced at magistrates' courts in the county: Alexandria Armour Slipton Road, Burton Latimer. Age: 28 On 05/01/22 at Kettering damaged two car tyres to the value of £80 belonging to a woman; on 29/12/21 at Kettering pursued a course of conduct which amounted to the harassment of a man.

northantstelegraph.co.uk ,  2 days ago 6
Who's been sentenced from Barton Seagrave, Burton Latimer, Corby, Kettering, Raunds, Wellingborough and Wollaston

New-look Wollaston Aldi supermarket to re-open this week

ALDI will be opening its revamped Wollaston store to customers this Thursday (May 26) from 8am. Store bosses say the 850 sqm shop in Brignorth Road will offer a more customer-focused layout allowing shoppers to find the products they know and love more easily, while browsing new ranges.

stourbridgenews.co.uk ,  2 days ago 2
New-look Wollaston Aldi supermarket to re-open this week

New Stourbridge shooting suspect appears before magistrates

A man has appeared in court charged with the alleged murder of a man shot at his Stourbridge home. Scott Garrington, 51, from Wollaston, appeared before Wolverhampton magistrates on Tuesday(24)charged with an offence each of murder, attempted murder and perverting the course of justice relating to the death of John Jones on February 25.

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New Stourbridge shooting suspect appears before magistrates

Women more likely than men to check on neighbours during first year of pandemic

Women were more likely to check on neighbours and provide practical help than men in the first year of the coronavirus pandemic, figures show. Women, older people and those in rural areas tended to be more involved in local social and support networks than men, younger people and those in urban areas, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

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Women more likely than men to check on neighbours during first year of pandemic

New murder charge as investigation into man shot dead at house continues

Another man has been charged with the murder of a Black Country man shot dead at his home. Scott Garrington from Wollaston has been charged with murder, attempted murder and perverting the course of justice after the death of John Jones on February 25. Mr Jones was shot and died at the scene at Caslon Crescent, Stourbridge, on February 25 alongside another man who was stabbed, but successfully discharged from hospital after treatment.

expressandstar.com ,  3 days ago 10
New murder charge as investigation into man shot dead at house continues

John Jones murder investigation: Wollaston man is sixth charged in connection with his death

Scott Garrington, 51, has been charged with murder, attempted murder and perverting the course of justice A Wollaston man has been charged with the murder of John Jones who was shot in Stourbridge. Mr Jones suffered a gunshot wound and died at the scene in Caslon Crescent on February 25.

birminghammail.co.uk ,  3 days ago 1
John Jones murder investigation: Wollaston man is sixth charged in connection with his death

Another man charged with Stourbridge murder of John Jones

DETECTIVES investigating the killing of John Jones in Stourbridge have charged another man with murder. Mr Jones, aged 36, suffered a gunshot wound at his home and died at the scene in Caslon Crescent, Norton, on February 25. His younger brother Seb was also injured after being stabbed and was discharged from hospital after treatment.

stourbridgenews.co.uk ,  3 days ago 5
Another man charged with Stourbridge murder of John Jones

Aston Villa heroes unveil defibrillator at Wollaston pub

FOOTBALLING legends officially unveiled a lifesaving defibrillator on the walls of a Wollaston pub – donated courtesy of a village funeral director. The high-tech piece of kit, worth £2,000, has been installed on the wall outside The Britannia Sports Bar in Wollaston High Street after a campaign by landlady Lisa Sutherland.

stourbridgenews.co.uk ,  6 days ago 0
Aston Villa heroes unveil defibrillator at Wollaston pub

Wollaston woman, 41, fined over threatening behaviour

A WOLLASTON woman has been hit with a court bill of more than £300 after admitting using threatening words or behaviour. Vivian Mundon, of Cornwall Road, pleaded guilty to using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause a man and woman to believe violence would be used against them during an incident in Stourbridge on Monday (April 25).

stourbridgenews.co.uk ,  28 days ago 9
Wollaston woman, 41, fined over threatening behaviour

Government announces Wellingborough firm's £23m investment in new Indian factory

The news was revealed during Boris Johnson’s landmark trip to India A Wollaston-based chemicals group is to expand its operations to India as part of a long-term investment plan. Scott Bader will open a new £23m resins factory in India which will create 150 skilled manufacturing jobs.

northantstelegraph.co.uk ,  1 month ago 10
Government announces Wellingborough firm's £23m investment in new Indian factory

Wollaston man admits possessing Samurai sword and cannabis

A WOLLASTON man has been given a conditional discharge after admitting being in possession of a Samurai sword and cannabis. Jordan Danks, aged 22, pleaded guilty to an offence of possessing an offensive weapon, a Katana sword, in a private place, at his home on The Kingsway, and to possessing cannabis - a controlled class B drug – on April 3.

stourbridgenews.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
Wollaston man admits possessing Samurai sword and cannabis

Who's been sentenced from Corby, Kettering, Wellingborough and Wollaston

The following people have been sentenced at magistrates' courts in the county: Callum Dashwood-Ball Neale Close, Wollaston. Age: 23 On 16/03/22 at Bozeat drove a Toyota after consuming so much alcohol that the proportion of it in breath, namely 68 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeded the prescribed limit.

northantstelegraph.co.uk ,  1 month ago 2
Who's been sentenced from Corby, Kettering, Wellingborough and Wollaston

57-year-old man charged after Stourbridge armed robberies

Police have charged a 57-year-old man following a series of armed robberies in Stourbridge last month. Peter Marsden was arrested on suspicion of robbery, on April 4th in a car park in Enville Street, Wollaston. Marsden has now been charged with four counts of robbery and four counts of possessing an imitation firearm.

blackcountryradio.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
57-year-old man charged after Stourbridge armed robberies

Second man, 33, in court charged with Stourbridge robberies

A SECOND man has appeared in court charged with a series of robberies in Wollaston and Stourbridge last month. Stephen Beckley, aged 33, of Enville Street, appeared at Wolverhampton Magistrates’ Court on Thursday April 7 charged with four counts of robbery and four counts of possessing an imitation firearm.

stourbridgenews.co.uk ,  1 month ago 4
Second man, 33, in court charged with Stourbridge robberies

Man charged after Black Country raids to appear in court next month

A man charged with robbery and possessing an imitation firearm after a spate of raids in the Black Country will appear in court next month. Peter Marsden, aged 57, was arrested on suspicion of robbery on Monday evening in a car park in Enville Street, Wollaston.

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Man charged after Black Country raids to appear in court next month