The family of a 24 year old stabbed to death in the Black County has told Heart they are struggling ever day not knowing why he was murdered.
STRIKES over Pay and Pensions
A huge number of schools across the Midlands closed on Thursday the 30th of June because of a mass strike across the UK.
Teachers took industrial action in a row over pay and pensions as well as public sector workers.
10,000 UNISON Birmingham manual workers rallied through the city centre over cuts to weekend rates and pensions.
Heart spoke to all the councils in the West Midlands to find out which schools shut their gates:
UK Border Agency staff also walked out causing delays at Passport control affecting flights.
James Brindley was stabbed to death during a night out with friends.
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.
27 year-old Chevaze McGregor pleaded guilty to killing the 2 year-old boy at an earlier hearing
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