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British hotels report holiday cancellations due to Covid Omicron

LONDON, England: Fears about the Omicron variant of COVID-19 have led to cancellations at UK hotels, as Christmas plans are ...

Selfridges department stores in UK sold in multi-billion pound deal

LONDON, England: A Thai conglomerate, the Central Group, is set to buy luxury UK department store group Selfridges for up ...

UK farmer says thank foreign workers for Christmas turkeys

CHELMSFORD, England: There will be no shortage of turkeys for British consumers this Christmas season because of the foreign farm ...

After decades of delays, Shell Oil gives up on UK's Cambo oilfield

LONDON, England: Shell Oil announced this week that it has abandoned its plans to develop the Cambo oil field west ...

Brit Air halts Hong Kong flights as China forces crews to quarantine

LONDON, England: British Airways has suspended flights to Hong Kong, after its crew members were reported to have been forced ...

PL: Origi's late winner send Liverpool top after Chelsea's dramatic stumble against West Ham

London [UK], December 4 (ANI): Substitute Divock Origi scored in stoppage time to send Liverpool top of the Premier League ...

New charity version of Do They Know It's Christmas recorded in Walsall - Express & Star

Members of MENTalk at JJM recording studio in Walsall to make a cover of Band Aid's Do They Know It's ...

Man who killed ex-girlfriend admits attempted murder of second person - Express & Star

Charles Byrne had previously admitted the manslaughter by diminished responsibility of ex-girlfriend Christina Rowe. ...

Omicron- What do we know about the new Covid-19 variant? - Express & Star

A sign directs passengers to a testing centre at Heathrow Airport ...

Pearl Harbour- Day of infamy which changed history - Express & Star

A small boat rescues a USS West Virginia crew member from the water. ...

Ex-Walsall Council leader charged with child sex offences - Express & Star

Sean Coughlan was Walsall Council leader on two occasions ...

Police hunting two men after attack in Stourbridge pub - Express & Star

Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked in a Stourbridge. ...

Party band bringing hits from across the decades to Lichfield pub - Lichfield Live

Hits from across the decades will be dished up at a Lichfield venue this week. ...

90,000 EU applications to live in the Black Country approved since Brexit - Express & Star

Applications to live in the UK have surged since Brexit ...

Two road closures affect Bridgnorth area - Express & Star

The Bridgnorth area is to be affected by two road closures this week. ...

Boris Johnson defends new Omicron travel rules - Express & Star

The Prime Minister insisted the UK was the first country to take decisive measures in relation to the new strain. ...

Investors acquire Waterfront units - Express & Star

Malcolm Jones, director of office agency for KWB, standing in Dudley Colleges Construction Apprentice Training Centre, a recent investment sale ...

Lichfield RUFC stay top after hard-fought victory over Stoke - Lichfield Live

Lichfield RUFC kept themselves top of the table after an entertaining home win against Stoke. ...

Warnings ignored in broken system, say grandparents of Arthur Labinjo-Hughes - Express & Star

Warnings about the treatment of Arthur Labinjo-Hughes were ignored, his grandfather has said (Olivia Labinjo-Halcrow-PA) ...

Christmas concert in Lichfield to raise money for domestic abuse charity - Lichfield Live

A fundraising concert in aid of a domestic abuse charity is taking place in Lichfield. ...

Johnson pledges to smash County Lines drugs gangs - Express & Star

The Governments 300 million drugs strategy commits to dismantling 2,000 crime rings over the next three years. ...

Average UK house price increased by 1,691 per month during pandemic - Express & Star

Property values hit a new record high of 272,992 on average in November, Halifax said. ...

Walsall businesswoman turns Mother Christmas to save festive parties - Express & Star

A businesswoman is on a mission to save corporate Christmas celebrations as festive parties face the axe. ...

Aftermath of giant fire still taking toll on Kidderminster - Express & Star

The fire could be seen seven miles away. Photo: Daz-Hereford and Worcester Fire Service ...

Lichfield group donates cash to canal restoration charity - Express & Star

Judith Thorpe, chair of Lichfield u3a, joined Peter Buck, engineering director of Lichfield and Hatherton Canals Restoration Trust, at the ...

Past pupil and former heads unveil 6 million school facilities - Express & Star

Past pupil Varaidzo Kativhu, former head Mike Lambert and wife Maggie, former assistant head, do the honours ...

Dame Sarah Gilbert- Next pandemic could be more lethal than Covid - Express & Star

The scientist, one of the creators of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, warned that another pandemic could be more contagious and deadly ...

What are the new travel rules and how do they affect me? - Express & Star

Everyone arriving in the UK must have evidence of a negative result from a coronavirus test taken in the two ...

Former Wolverhampton nightclub lined up for apartments - Express & Star

A former county court building and city nightclub is set to be turned into apartments under new plans. ...

Coca-Cola Christmas Truck to visit Wolverhampton this week as part of UK tour - Express & Star

The Coca-Cola truck is rolling back into the Black Country this week ...

Throw away the key of couple behind Arthur Labinjo-Hughess death, MPs hear - Express & Star

Coventry City v West Bromwich Albion Sky Bet Championship Coventry Building Society Arena ...

Dozens of new homes due next year as West Bromwich office building is extended - Express & Star

A scheme to extend a West Bromwich office building to deliver 45 homes has been given the go ahead. ...

Omicron circulating in the community, Sajid Javid confirms - Express & Star

The Health Secretary said the window between infection and infectiousness may be shorter for the Omicron. ...

Bilston grass cutter takes on best groundsmen in the world - Express & Star

A grass cutter from Bilston is up against the country's greatest groundsmen in a competition to see who is the ...

M6 Junction 10 redevelopment passes safety milestone - Express & Star

New bridges being installed at Junction 10 of the M6 ...

Parents encouraged to get children vaccinated against Covid-19 - Express & Star

Parents in the West Midlands are being encouraged to get their children vaccinated against Covid-19. ...

Further nine coronavirus deaths recorded in the region - Express & Star

A further nine coronavirus deaths have been confirmed in the regions hospitals, official NHS figures show. ...

Babcock back in the black for latest half year - Express & Star

Defence contractor Babcock International returned to an operating profit in the six months to the end of September. ...

Omicron cases in UK soon expected to exceed those in red list nations expert - Express & Star

Professor Tim Spector commented as new travel restrictions came into force. ...

Councillor urges others to get their Covid booster jab - Express & Star

A councillor in the Black Country is encouraging people to get their Covid-19 booster after she received her jab this ...

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Large UK Christmas parties being canceled due to Omicron

LONDON, England: Due to the uncertainty caused by the Omicron variant of COVID-19,, major companies, including NatWest, Aviva, Deloitte and ...

British hotels report holiday cancellations due to Covid Omicron

LONDON, England: Fears about the Omicron variant of COVID-19 have led to cancellations at UK hotels, as Christmas plans are ...

Selfridges department stores in UK sold in multi-billion pound deal

LONDON, England: A Thai conglomerate, the Central Group, is set to buy luxury UK department store group Selfridges for up ...

UK farmer says thank foreign workers for Christmas turkeys

CHELMSFORD, England: There will be no shortage of turkeys for British consumers this Christmas season because of the foreign farm ...

After decades of delays, Shell Oil gives up on UK's Cambo oilfield

LONDON, England: Shell Oil announced this week that it has abandoned its plans to develop the Cambo oil field west ...

Western allies outline new sanctions on Belarus over migrants

LONDON, England: The United States, United Kingdom, European Union, and Canada have agreed to tackle the ongoing migrant crisis on ...

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