The loss-making M6 Toll road is put up for sale for nearly £2bn, the BBC understands.
Call for M6 Toll to be bought by government and made free; Stafford's County Hospital faces "years" of being subsidised; plus other stories.
Parish councils across England have been warned over "excessive" tax rises.
Seventy years after George Orwell published an essay on what makes the perfect pub, BBC news looks at how the author's views are influencing the micropub movement.
What it means for the West Midlands
Phil Taylor and Michael van Gerwen bounce back from week one defeats to record their first Premier League wins of 2016.
Stoke City forward Bojan Krkic signs a new four-and-a-half-year contract with the Premier League club.
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