Birmingham City Council offers its bin workers a new deal, just days before a High Court hearing.
Ex-West Ham boss Slaven Bilic turns down the chance to speak to West Brom about replacing the sacked Tony Pulis as manager.
Darren Williams, from Birmingham, responded with a freestyle song when he came under fire.
The 21-month-old girl died three days after being taken to hospital in a critical condition.
Birmingham City fans top the arrest list in England's top leagues as the Championship again requires most police action.
Natasha Gordon texted two other men shortly after Matthew Birkenshaw died at Rutland Water, a trial hears.
Doctors say patient safety could be put at risk under plans to integrate three trusts.
A long-awaited study into the links between heading a football and brain damage will start in January, the Football Association says.
The giant bear statues, which went on display in Birmingham, are now greeting users of a council tip.
The royal couple also met assembly line workers at the Jaguar Land Rover site in Solihull.
Veteran football commentator meets a pretender to his throne.
Remembrance serves to honour those who gave their lives for Britain - but do all those who fought get the recognition they deserve?
As the new series begins on BBC Two, a historian looks at the real-life members of the Birmingham gang.
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce is devastated by the loss of striker Jonathan Kodjia, who has had further ankle surgery.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and West Bromwich Albion.
Four Premier League managers were sacked in a 35-day period during October and November. But how often does such a change pay dividends?
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Aston Villa and Ipswich Town.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Sheffield United and Birmingham City.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Wolves and Bolton Wanderers.
Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes has told the club he is not leaving his job, says chairman Stewart Milne.
Bristol City goalkeeper Max O'Leary has joined National League club Solihull Moors on loan until January.
Wolves ease to their biggest home win of the season as they see off Leeds United to restore their four-point lead at the top of the Championship.
Britt Assombalonga scores twice as Middlesbrough move back into the Championship play-off spots with victory over Birmingham.
The gun and bomb assault in Sinai is the deadliest militant attack in Egypt's modern history.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa vows sweeping changes, after the dramatic departure of Robert Mugabe.
President Mauricio Macri orders an inquiry to find out what happened to the 44 people on board.
The US confirms making "adjustments" to support for Syrian groups, but does not name the YPG militia.
The family of murdered girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp say the ruling means she can now rest in peace.
A war of words intensifies after the Saudi crown prince compares Iran's supreme leader to Hitler.
Indigenous children were separated from their families and forced to have a state-run education.
Germany's chancellor is to meet her ex-coalition partners, who have refused to renew their alliance.
At least 12 people have died at a 22-storey hotel in the Black Sea city of Batumi, officials say.
A circus tiger escaped and briefly roamed an area near the Eiffel Tower in the French capital.
Demonstrations were held across the country as a lack of rainfall threatens its agriculture.
Dog walker Annette Poitras was rescued this week after falling during a hike in the BC wilderness.
Zimbabwe's new president paid tribute to his predecessor and promised to rebuild the country.
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau issues an apology to aboriginal children removed from their families.
His surgeon talks about his recovery from getting shot while racing across the border to South Korea.
A woman in Melbourne, Australia is saved from the tracks moments before the approach of a train.
Emmerson Mnangagwa has achieved a long-held ambition to become Zimbabwe's president. But who is he?
Three defectors answer some of the more unusual questions they are asked.
A pensioner, an activist and a white farmer share their hopes for the future under a new president.
Michael Langridge proposes to girlfriend Tori Roebuck in the pitch-side pool at the first Test between Australia and England at the Gabba.
Flies' disease-carrying potential may be greater than previously thought, say US researchers.
A group of women politicians in Iceland has gone public with harassment accounts.
Pupils still head to class as temperatures plunge in the world's coldest inhabited town.
Government asks Finns for a new name for its celebrated gift for new parents.
How different might Emmerson Mnangagwa be from Robert Mugabe, as president of Zimbabwe?
Since 2014, Narendra Modi has promised toilets, which residents in his own hometown are yet to see.
Why there's a covert Saudi-Israeli "alliance" after decades of hostility.
Scientists call the new timelapse video the "most complete global picture of life on Earth to date".
Not every country has a single number to call in an emergency. One start-up is trying to change that.
A selection of this week's best photos of Africans and Africa.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge had been delayed by a security alert at nearby Oxford Circus Tube.
Conservatives say the party has been a victim of fake news and some social media reports did not reflect reality.
The large boat was moved from Oundle in Northamptonshire, to Ipswich in Suffolk, via Cambridgeshire.
The actor's been tipped for an Oscar for his portrayal of the wartime leader in a new film, Darkest Hour.
Russia hosts the 2018 Football World Cup; we've had exclusive access to England's preferred training base.
How avatar therapy is helping people stand up to schizophrenic voices by giving them a face.
A 20ft Christmas tree from Windsor Great Park is the centrepiece of this year's decorations at Windsor Castle
The MSP and ex-Scottish Labour leader admits some colleagues will be angry she's on the show.
Simon McCoy challenged the Beatbox Collective to play out his Afternoon Live programme.
Jade became a parent to her nine-year-old brother after their father died.
The 22-year-old was jailed for six years after being convicted of preparing acts of terror.
A Hull farm's family pet becomes a 'turkey dog' to protect the large birds from foxes.
A mother had told BBC 5 live she nearly buried her hibernating hamster, Fudge, alive.
Kia has had all four limbs amputated after she got meningitis in September.
The treats in store at the Fox and Hounds have won it two dog-friendly awards in one year.
Volunteers ushered the animal back into the water after police closed the road.
What have you spent on tampons in your life, and how much of that goes to the government?
The chancellor sprinkled his Autumn financial statement with the odd joke.
Ten people, including eight German nationals, are arrested after a fight in Liverpool city centre.
The Labour leader said the Budget announcement didn't do enough to help people out of debt.
The BBC's business, political and economics editors on the announcements in Philip Hammond's Budget speech.
Anne Wafula-Strike was on a three-hour train journey with an out-of-order accessible loo.
The government wants autonomous cars on UK roads by 2021, but how can we ensure they're safe?
Four elephants from Twycross Zoo in Leicestershire will head to a new £2.5m home in Blackpool.
Wendy from North Yorkshire hopes the chancellor will announce plans in the Budget to help homeless people.
The government will "express its resolve to look forwards not backwards", Philip Hammond says.
A child psychotherapist has told BBC 5 live he’s created a game which aims to help children open up about grief.
Claire Foy and Matt Smith joined the rest of the new season's cast on the red carpet in Leicester Square.
The British explorer is back home after going missing in Papua New Guinea.
The UK foreign secretary says Robert Mugabe's resignation as president is a "moment of hope" for Zimbabwe.
BBC News archives look back on the election campaign, conference season and economic highlights in the last 12 months.
About 60 primary school children gathered in Desborough to show their support for the town's library.
The discounted train travel option is set to be announced in Wednesday's Budget.
Explorer Benedict Allen said he made a video for his family in case he died whilst on expedition.
Richard Sutherland said his daughter would "remain in our hearts".
Three men attacked a man outside a Leeds nightclub with a gun, machete and knife.
How much will we have to pay - and why? Norman Smith talks you through the Brexit divorce bill.
Rapper Honey G hits back at criticism that her act is offensive and a form of 'cultural appropriation'.
"Thomas" tells the Victoria Derbyshire programme what it's like to undergo a "punishment attack".
A woman was filmed hitting a man during a hunt in Sussex.
The 37-year-old has lost over a stone in weight and is preparing for his first race at Ascot.
How an Instagram beauty blogger with more than 75 thousand followers became the first man to star in a L’Oreal make-up ad.
District nurses help keep patients out of hospital, but in England numbers have halved since 2010.
Women are now being advised to sleep on their side in the last three months of pregnancy.
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The driver has been reported for summons, say police.
Betty and Jim Wyatt from South Gloucestershire have something in common with royalty.
Alex, now 19, says she has a good life - but would she want the same for her own daughter?
The chancellor insists the 1.4m unemployed in the UK have not been forgotten as he clarifies his remark.
An optician sees inspiration in the MC1R gene and becomes a fashion designer for redheads.
Gaia Pope's sister and cousin pay tribute to the teenager after police reveal a body has been found.
Pegleg takes surfing in his stride thanks to a prosthetic limb.
Reg Grace, 82, found out he had cancer of the liver during a stay in hospital following a stroke.
Andy Cole climbed Ben Nevis every day for a month to help tackle his depression.
Matt Jones, 23, was ranked 12th in the world for freestyle mountain biking in 2016.
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A primary school has teamed up with two local care homes to launch an inter-generational pen pal scheme.
Despite leaving school with no GCSEs, Louchavan Lemard has been named Black Business Man of 2017.
The crash happened at about 12:00 close near to Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.
Eight-year-old Mali has been given the Dickin Medal for serving in Afghanistan.
A study says grandparents tend to give high-sugar snacks as treats - so we tracked some down.
Nursery group manager Harriet Pacey said she believed most parents would back the change.
A friend and colleague of PC Keith Palmer has paid tribute to the officer, who was killed outside the Houses of Parliament in the Westminster terror attack in March.
Why one mother's personal plight is part of a long and complicated history between Iran and the UK.
The rubber caricature was designed by one of the creators of satirical TV show Spitting Image.
Teenagers Jay Panesar and Emily Phillips recently won an international figure skating contest.
Cars driven by female characters who starred alongside 007 have gone on display.
Why the singer wants everyone to be more honest about childbirth and parenthood.
Mason Fountain, 13, has spent much of the past eight years in and out of Ipswich Hospital.
Four-year-old Tia is hoping for pioneering treatment for her fragile skin condition.
Sana Nosheen, a 21-year-old blogger, started with post-natal depression after the birth of her son.
People affected by the Grenfell fire are being offered holidays in Cornwall to help them recover.
The game sees images projected on to a table that residents and children can interact with.
Fans criticised the YouTuber for the price of the 12-day calendar.
Rap videos should sometimes removed from online platforms such as YouTube to save lives, officials say.
In an era of censorship, the Windmill Theatre was one of the only places where UK audiences could watch naked women on stage.
Police are offering a £20,000 reward for information after the attempted murder of a father-of-two.
Former Bristol councillor David Spry became the UK's first politician to change sex.
The man hoping to turn Flyboarding into a full-time job after finishing second in his first competition.
The Elizabeth Line service will connect Essex and Berkshire via central London.
Peter Turner's love story with Hollywood actress Gloria Grahame has been made into a movie.
Simon Dobbin was left with severe brain damage in an attack after a football match.
The brother of Martyn Hett, who was killed in the Manchester Arena bombing, has told BBC 5 live he’s received abuse from right-wing extremists.
West Midlands Police displays guns used to kill, and a haul of home-made bullets made by an arms dealer.
The national campaign wants to empower children who feel odd or different.
The Speaker tells noisy MPs to think about what voters are making of prime minister's questions.
One army veteran suffering from PTSD says Forest Bathing is helping him sleep.
Emily Sullivan had open heart surgery three times before the age of seven.
Boris Johnson addresses remarks he made about Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who is being held in Iran.