A man's in hospital after being stabbed in Birmingham.
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:
Ukip leadership candidate Bill Etheridge has withdrawn from the contest and called on rivals to back current deputy leader Paul Nuttall.
A seven-year-old boy had an "astonishing'' escape after a van ploughed into the back of a flatbed lorry in the West Midlands.
Birmingham Airport could get a new runway in future, according to the man looking at options for the government.
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