A Birmingham taxi-driver who raped a teenager after picking her up from a night out in Birmingham city centre has been jailed for 10 years.
West Midlands Has Worst GCSE Results In The Country
Birmingham MP says it's shocking that the West Midlands now has the worst GCSE results in the country.
The government figures for this summer's results show teenagers in the South East and in London are doing much better than those in the Midlands and the north.
Just under 60% in our region got A*-C in English and Maths compared to 66% in London.
Steve McCabe - the MP for Selly Oak - told Heart the focus needs to shift from creating new schools to funding more help:
A convicted murderer from Staffordshire who raped a woman in front of her children 30 years ago has been jailed for life.
The body of a woman has been found in Wolverhampton after officers say her husband called Kent Police.
A Wolverhampton man's been jailed for life for the murder of a 21-year-old found stabbed to death.
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