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Former Birmingham bank riddled with asbestos
Walls and ceilings declared unfit for purpose will need to be ripped out
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Stolen classified documents incident 'embarrassing and damaging', says PCC
The investigation made three recommendations to prevent such an event reoccurring
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West Midlands awarded historic £49m skills deal
Money will be put towards digital and technical training, improving job opportunities and supporting more people into work
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Birmingham bins boss demands fridge makers take old appliances away for free
Council bins boss calls for appliance makers to take responsibility for their disposal
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Government told to get the Midland Metropolitan Hospital built
Building work on the Black Country hospital halted in January and still hasn't been resumed
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Birmingham's trams are turning blue
The familiar pink and white livery is being phased out
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£80,000 cost of police review questioned by force chief
The review 'hasn’t revealed anything ministers haven’t already ignored'
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All you need to know about the next set of Midlands Metro road closures
Transport bosses issue advice to commuters ahead of major city centre works
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Garage sites considered for new homes across Solihull
Though developing the sites for new-builds can be 'problematic'
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'Corrupt' Brexit vote may have been bought with 'Russian money'
Birmingham MP Liam Byrne says the Brexit referendum result was 'corrupt' after watchdog fines official Vote Leave campaign
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Nobody knows what West Midlands Combined Authority is, claim
'I think it’s important that the branding is done properly'
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Railway station upgrade in Perry Barr may not be finished in time for Commonwealth Games
The project to transform the station is costing between £15m to £20m
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