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Senior Kinahan figure arrested at UK airport as part of probe into supply of drugs and firearms to Ireland
Both men are currently being questioned at a police station in Staffordshire.
Couple who named their son after Hitler sentenced to prison for membership of banned right-wing group
The pair were members of the banned group National Action.
'I was standing on a cottage roof, freezing to death, shovelling snow. I think: do you want to go back to that?'
Wexford Youths manager Tom Elmes moved to Ireland aged 21 from Birmingham. On Sunday he will try and secure a league and cup double at the Aviva Stadium.
Police search house in Birmingham in Suzy Lamplugh murder investigation
Suzy Lamplugh, aged 25, was reported missing on 28 July 1986 in Fulham, London.
Man (21) arrested after mother and daughter 'stabbed to death in the street' in England
A suspect had been identified early in the case of the killings of Raneem Oudeh and Khaola Saleem.
Ireland's Player of the Year seals Super League switch to Birmingham City
Harriet Scott has signed for the Blues on a one-year deal.
Mother run over by her own vehicle pleads for help catching men who fled with her baby daughter
Clare O’Neill was run over by her own vehicle yesterday by car thieves.
Why does a person become radicalised? That's the million dollar question
We speak to experts and a young man who wanted to travel to Syria.
Ireland's Ciara Mageean and Phil Healy fail to progress at World Indoor Championships
There was disappointment for both runners late on Friday in Birmingham.
Birmingham Repertory Theatre evacuated following explosion in basement
Police say initial indications are that the explosion was caused by a technical fault in a staff-only area of the theatre.
Ireland's Conor Hourihane scores a screamer as Villa edge closer to promotion
Steve Bruce’s side scored a 2-0 win over Birmingham to move up to second place in the Championship table.
UK police seek 'heartless' attacker who pulled a great-grandmother from her bed in 'brutal' robbery
The woman suffered extensive injuries to her arms, legs and body.
Fatal stabbing at Paddy Power shop in Birmingham
The man was found with serious head injuries and pronounced dead at the scene.
'I can remember not being able to swim... The gush of panic at being out of my depth'
In this extract from Swell: A Waterbiography, Jenny Landreth recalls her childhood experience of swimming.
'I can remember not being able to swim... The gush of panic at being out of my depth'
In this extract from Swell: A Waterbiography, Jenny Landreth recalls her childhood experience of swimming.
Six killed in three-car crash in Birmingham
Three other people involved in the collision remain in hospital this morning with serious injuries.
British father who killed his children jailed for at least 33 years
He was also found guilty of the attempted murder of his wife – the children’s mother.
Suspected burglar gets stuck in takeaway vent for seven hours
He was spotted after shouting to passers-by for help.
UK company fined £255,000 after factory worker fell into construction machine and died
Safi Qais Khan died at Master Construction Products Ltd after he became entangled in a machine called a trommel.
Woman who bought knife and life-like dummy for husband found guilty of terrorism in England
The dummy was found in their home with slash marks all over it.
UK court rules that Islamic school's gender segregation is unlawful
The Al-Hijrah School argued that the segregation policy was one of the “defining characteristics” of the school.
Murder investigation launched after Irishman dies in Birmingham
Phillip Leonard died from his injuries earlier this week.
'Three Musketeers' convicted of bomb plot against British forces in part-secret trial
The men will be sentenced tomorrow.
Man (27) charged after 14-year-old girl raped twice in one night in Birmingham
Another man was released without charge – police are still looking for information on the second attacker.
'A horrifying ordeal': Teenage girl raped twice in one night by two separate attackers
A major investigation has been launched to identify the attackers.
'He's a coward, as simple as that' - Sister of victim rejects apology from IRA bomb maker
Michael Christopher Hayes said he did not plant bombs in Birmingham but refused to say who did.
Man sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering his partner's two-year-old son
The boy’s mother pleaded guilty to allowing the death of her son to happen.
Ireland's Megan Campbell stars in Man City's first-ever FA Cup title win
The Drogheda native provided two assists in front of a record-breaking crowd at Wembley.
Schoolgirl (11) who died after incident at UK theme park is named by police
Evha Jannath was on a school trip with Jameah Girls Academy.
This English student accommodation building is based on the Hanging Gardens of Babylon
Because why not?
'I don't like seeing people getting ganged up on': Woman who stood up to far-right EDL protesters
Saffiyah Khan said she intervened after she saw another woman being surrounded by a large group of men.
'Key witness' sought after Irishwoman killed in UK train collision
British police said they are not treating the death as suspicious.
A fresh inquest into the 1974 Birmingham bombings will kick off today
A preliminary hearing will be held amid a dispute between relatives and the Government over legal fees.
Have you seen missing UK teenager David Mihai?
David hasn’t been seen for 11 days. He has connections with the Republic of Ireland.
'Agbonlahor isn't safe to go out in Birmingham'
A former Arsenal and Aston Villa midfielder fears for the safety of the Villains’ captain.
Five people arrested in England on terrorism charges
Five people from Birmingham were arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the commission of acts of terrorism.
'Rathkeale Rovers' gang sentenced for €73m museum crime plot
The gang stole a rhino horn and other artefacts
You can now travel to Edinburgh and Birmingham from Knock Airport
70,000 new seats have been announced for Ireland West Airport by carrier Flybe.
Today is a big day for the truth about the 'Birmingham Six' IRA pub bombings
In two weeks we’ll know if there’s enough evidence to open an inquest.
Man shot dead by masked raiders during attempted warehouse raid
Detectives believe two men were involved in the targeted robbery.