Two teenagers have been arrested after it's suspected they plotted to rob a taxi driver by luring him to a bogus midnight pick-up in Birmingham.
Ofsted Warns Progress Is Too Slow At Birmingham Trojan Horse Schools
The schools judged to be failing pupils after reports into the Trojan Horse allegations are not improving fast enough according to Ofsted.
Inspectors say it has taken too much time to appoint new governors and senior leaders at these schools, meaning that "very little action'' has been taken to address the serious concerns raised about their performance.
In the first update following inspections earlier this year, Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw said that "too much poor practice remained unchallenged during the summer term''.
In one case, at Park View Academy, "little had been done'' to tackle segregation between the sexes, and encourage boys and girls to sit together in lessons and share ideas, inspectors warned.
The action and improvement plans of all five schools are "not fit for purpose'', Sir Michael said.
Four separate probes were conducted into the allegations in Birmingham, which were originally sparked by the ''Trojan Horse'' letter - now widely believed to be a hoax - that referred to an alleged plot by hardline Muslims to seize control of a number of school governing boards in the city.
27 year-old Chevaze McGregor pleaded guilty to killing the 2 year-old boy at an earlier hearing
The Chief Constable of West Midlands Police has warned forces across the UK are at breaking point because of funding cuts.
All of the more than 200 tower blocks in Birmingham are going to be fitted with sprinkler systems.
Recently Played Tracks
Now playing: The best feel good music
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
What's happening on the roads where you are?
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart.
Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.