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Eight cities are one step closer to an electric vehicle upgrade after being shortlisted today for a £20m government scheme aimed at increasing the number of plug-in taxis.

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Police have released images of two men believed to have information about the sexual assault of a woman in Selly Oak earlier this year.

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An analysis of data has shown that there were 24 fewer crimes reported in Selly Oak between September 2014 and January 2015 in comparison to between September 2013 and January 2014.

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With no aim but to express anger, frustration and dissatisfaction, the protest outside the Tory conference on Sunday had a resounding message; the Tories were not welcome in Birmingham.

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