News archive from 19 April 2017, page 14

Parents’ plea to back new primary as school places struggle continues

PARENTS have warned a critical shortage of classroom places has left pupils unable to get into their first choice primary schools in the wake of emergency plans which were enforced in an 11th hour bid to tackle the education crisis in Yorkshire’s...

 

Axed Leeds care home set to be transformed into 37 bed NHS recovery hub

LEEDS City COUNCIL chiefs have set out a “transition plan” for an elderly care home earmarked for closure which is set to be as a 37-bed NHS intermediate care and recovery support centre. Members of the council’s executive board voted last September...

 

Former Wakefield Mayor and wife who fought same cancer in plea over test

A COUPLE who were both diagnosed with the UK’s second biggest cancer killer after taking part in a screening programme are urging people to take the test. Former Mayor of Wakefield David Hopkins, 80, and his wife Brigid, 72, have teamed up with...

 

Irvine Welsh film on music mogul Alan McGee 'not Scottish enough'

It will chart the rise of the Scottish music industry mogul Alan McGee, has been penned by Irvine Welsh and will feature Trainspotting star Ewen Bremner in the lead role.a But the story of the Creation Records founder, who launched bands such as...

 
Burton man admits a string of motoring offences including drink driving

Burton man admits a string of motoring offences including drink driving

A man who admitted a string of driving offences and a woman who was caught speeding are the latest people to have their cases dealt with at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates' Court: Driving offence A man admitted a string of driving offences. Robert...

 

Nine out of 10 kids offered preferred school choice in South Tyneside

Nine out of 10 children in South Tyneside will be goinf to their first choice of schools. Across the borough, 1,778 applications were sent in by parents on behalf of their youngsters who needed a primary, infant or junior school place from September....

 

IN-DEPTH: We need to talk about domestic violence in our communities

Recorded cases of domestic violence in Derbyshire have risen by nearly five per cent in one year. New figures show that between January 1 and December 31, 2015, 5,860 domestic crimes were recorded by Derbyshire Constabulary - increasing to 6,105 cases...

 

Birmingham City news digest: EVERYTHING you need to read as Harry Redknapp replaces Gianfranco Zola

Departures Birmingham City have announced that the majority of Gianfranco Zola’s back-room staff have followed him out of St Andrew’s. Pierluigi Casiraghi, Gabriele Cioffi, Andrea Caronti and Sebastiano Porcu have all left the club after the manager...

 

West Brom news digest: A new role, an adventure, a primary aim and those that got away

The ones that got away A question many West Brom fans can be forgiven for pondering is: why would a young footballer leave one team to join a bigger side if they are not going to be given as much first team football? Albion have been on the end of...

 

Aston Villa news digest: Bruce on the derby, then and now, jeepers keepers, injury worries

Then and now With an ambitious owner and an experienced, well qualified manager, Aston Villa seem to have a long-term strategy in regaining Premier League status. It’s funny what a difference a year can make. This time last year, Aston Villa was in...

 
Birmingham Live: Breaking news, travel and weather across the Midlands and the M6 on April 19

Birmingham Live: Breaking news, travel and weather across the Midlands and the M6 on April 19

Welcome to the Birmingham Mail daily news live blog, bringing you all the latest news, sport, travel and weather from around Birmingham and the West Midlands every day. Stay tuned for all the latest updates below: If you've spotted anything in your...

 
Chelsea transfer preference: House and family playing major role in decision

Chelsea transfer preference: House and family playing major role in decision

It was announced this week that the Blues skipper will finally be ending his Stamford Bridge career. With the 36-year-old’s contract expiring this summer, Antonio Conte has opted against extending Terry’s deal. As a result, the ex-England captain is...

 
Cristiano Ronaldo makes demand after Real Madrid’s Champions League win over Bayern Munich

Cristiano Ronaldo makes demand after Real Madrid’s Champions League win over Bayern Munich

Cristiano Ronaldo netted a hat-trick as Real overcame Bayern 4-2 to reach the semi-finals of the competition. His three goals means he has now scored 100 times in Europe’s elite tournament. But he was disappointed by the treatment dished out by the...

 
They’re in! Dragon’s Den reveal the TWO new investors joining panel alongside Peter Jones

They’re in! Dragon’s Den reveal the TWO new investors joining panel alongside Peter Jones

The BBC Two show announced today that Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish and former banker Jenny Campbell will be on the panel for the show’s 15th series. Steve has been part-owner of the south London football club since 2010 after he saved it from...

 
Chelsea target midfield star: Antonio Conte nearly signed him before

Chelsea target midfield star: Antonio Conte nearly signed him before

The Belgium international was on Antonio Conte's wanted list when he took charge at Stamford Bridge. And Transfer Market Web claim Blues chiefs just missed out on a deal to prise him away from the Stadio Olimpico. Every Chelsea player's weekly wages...

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