A Wolverhampton man's been jailed for life for the murder of a 21-year-old found stabbed to death.
Poor Literacy Among Primary School Children
One of five children left Primary School last year without hitting required reading and writing skills
So during 2011 Volunteer Reading Help (VRH) charity sent a thousand volunteers to almost 1500 schools in the West Midlands to try and get as much one-to-one reading support as they can.
Last year 120 helpers were placed in 84 Birmingham and Coventry Schools, over 140 into 78 schools pin the Black Country and 102 volunteers in Shropshire schools with the aim to get more sent out.
CLICK HERE to find out where your nearest VRH branch is.
They have a need for more volunteers in the Black Country areas of Walsall, Sandwell and Willenhall at their Wolverhampton branch. If you can help their number is: 01902 866 493.
The family of a man who died in Stafford in 2015 have put up a significant reward for fresh information that leads to a conviction.
A Walsall man with terminal cancer says he can't believe how much money his friends and family have raised for him to see out the rest of his life.
West Midlands Police are reopening an unsolved shooting that happened in Birmingham 8 years ago.
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