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25 January 2015 Last updated at 13:26

'100mph drink-drive' man arrestedShot of the Aston Expressway

A suspected drink-driver is arrested after his vehicle is spotted travelling at about 100mph on a 30mph-limit road.

A shot of the water pipeHydrant creates city centre 'geyser'

A hydrant, believed to have been tampered with, creates a "geyser" in Birmingham when it is switched on overnight.

Patrick Burns Article written by Patrick Burns Patrick Burns Political editor, Midlands

Politics can damage your health in needle elections

Health issues are once again firmly on the agenda as the UK heads for a general election.

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David Gregory-Kumar Article written by David Gregory-Kumar David Gregory-Kumar Science & Environment correspondent, BBC News

West Midlands medic trials sugar remedy

One medic in the West Midlands investigates whether sugar could help treat infected wounds.

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