Commonwealth boxing champion, 35, assaulted female ticket inspector

A former Commonwealth boxing champion assaulted a female ticket inspector when he was caught travelling on the wrong train, a court has heard. Wadi Camacho, 35, had been travelling from Birmingham to London when he was caught sitting in a first class carriage on the wrong train in November 2019. The boxer, from Walthamstow, north … Read more

Roma fans descend on club’s training ground with banners and flags to wave players off to Manchester

Hundreds of Roma fans descend on club’s training ground with banners and flags to wave players off to Manchester ahead of crunch Europa League semi-final first leg at United Roma face Manchester United in the Europa League semi-final tomorrow Hundreds of adoring fans waved them off to the airport with flares and flags  Roma have … Read more

Lee Bowyer left fuming after Nottingham Forest score 98th-minute equaliser against Birmingham

Birmingham 1-1 Nottingham Forest: Lewis Grabban’s 98th-minute penalty cancels out Marc Roberts’ opener and leaves Blues boss Lee Bowyer fuming Marc Roberts opened the scoring for Birmingham early in the second half He thought his strike would move Blues 12 points clear of the bottom three  That was until substitute Lewis Grabban struck with a … Read more

Tesco fined £7.5 million for selling out-of-date food in three stores

Tesco is fined £7.5 million for selling out-of-date food in three of its stores: Supermarket giant admits 22 hygiene breaches dating back to 2016 Inspectors visited three stores across Birmingham and found out-of-date items Tesco Stores Ltd admitted 22 breaches of Food Safety and Hygiene Regulation  Investigation was launched after Birmingham City Council received complaints  … Read more

Rotherham 0-1 Birmingham City: Harlee Dean heads winner for crucial points in relegation dogfight

Rotherham 0-1 Birmingham City: Harlee Dean heads winner for crucial points in relegation dogfight… as Lee Bowyer’s side do Wayne Rooney’s Derby a big favour Birmingham City beat Rotherham 1-0 on Sunday to boost their survival hopes Harlee Dean bagged the late winning goal in the 88th minute with a header  Rotherham remain in the … Read more

Unite candidate accuses rival McCluskey of spending ‘eye-watering amounts’ of cash

Union hopeful blasts £98m for ‘Red Len’s folly’: Unite candidate accuses rival McCluskey of spending ‘eye-watering amounts’ of cash on the ‘wrong priorities’ Left-winger Len McCluskey, 70, is to retire this year after 11 years heading Unite  Gerard Coyne blasted current leadership over costs rising from £7m to £98m Mr Coyne said spending such ‘eye-watering amounts’ … Read more

Thomas Tuchel and Jurgen Klopp advise players to ditch social media as Dean Smith calls for boycott

Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel and Liverpool counterpart Jurgen Klopp advise their players to DITCH social media while Aston Villa’s Dean Smith calls for mass boycott as Premier League managers rally together in fight against online abuse By Daniel Matthews For The Daily Mail Published: 22:30 BST, 9 April 2021 | Updated: 22:44 BST, 9 April … Read more

Dragon’s Den viewers emotional at single mother who burst into tears when Sara Davies backed her

Dragon’s Den viewers were left ‘blubbing’ last night after an inspirational ‘mumpreneur’ who launched a range of afro-textured hair products while working a part-time job and raising two children won backing from Sara Davies. Kameese Davis, from Birmingham, was seeking a £50,000 investment in exchange for a 20 per cent share in her brand Nylah. After an … Read more

Premier League and EFL to discuss complete social media blackout in protest over online abuse

Football’s major stakeholders – including the Premier League and EFL – set for summit to discuss a complete social media blackout in protest over the rise in vile online abuse targeted at players Football’s major stakeholders will meet soon to discuss a social media blackout  The Premier League and EFL will be in the talks … Read more

Mugger RETURNS stolen cash by posting it through victim’s letter box as it was donation for mosque

Moment mugger RETURNS stolen cash by posting it through victim’s letter box after being told it was donation money destined for local mosque The thief posted notes through victim’s letterbox in Small Heath in Birmingham The theft was captured on CCTV and an appeal to find the thieves spread online After the muggers heard of … Read more