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November 29, 2018 4:34 PM Hugh Jackman announces debut world tour with songs from The Greatest Showman and Les Miserables

The tour named "The Man. The Music. The Show" will begin in Germany in May before four UK dates later that month. The Golden Globe-winning star, who played American showman PT Barnum in the box office hit, will also sing songs from Les Miserables as well as other Broadway classics. Jackman was nominated for an Oscar for his portrayal of protagonist Jean Valjean 263

November 29, 2018 2:00 PM Hugh Jackman to tour with songs from The Greatest Showman

Hugh Jackman is going on a world tour performing songs from the Greatest Showman. The X-Men star will also perform songs from Les Miserables and other Broadway shows accompanied by a live orchestra. The Greatest Showman has become a worldwide phenomenon with a record breaking soundtrack, despite lukewarm reviews. The tour will include four dates in the UK in Manchester 53

November 29, 2018 12:25 PM Brexit debate: Row over which TV channel will host debate

Prime Minister Theresa May has accepted the BBC's offer to take part in a debate on Brexit on Sunday 9 December, two days before MPs vote on her deal. But Labour sources say the party has not yet agreed to take part, with Jeremy Corbyn telling This Morning he preferred ITV's offer. It added it would be discussing debate formats with both parties and would 61

November 26, 2018 7:47 AM Commonwealth Games 2022: ICC wants women's T20 at Birmingham Games

Cricket's world governing body has submitted a bid for women's Twenty20 cricket to be included at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. The International Cricket Council (ICC) will make its presentation - in partnership with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) - to an assessment panel early next month. "We would like cricket to lead the way in the Commonwealth 65

November 15, 2018 8:36 PM Birmingham stabbing: Horror after man attacked outside busy McDonalds

A MAN in his 20s was rushed to hospital after getting stabbed outside a McDonald's in Birmingham. A spokesperson from West Midlands Police told BirminghamLive: "Police were called at 5.05pm today (15 November) to reports that a man had been stabbed on Bristol Road, Birmingham. "A man in his 20s has been taken to hospital, at this stage the extent of their 59

November 12, 2018 12:06 PM National Action trial: Three guilty of neo-Nazi group membership

A couple who named their baby after Adolf Hitler have been found guilty of being members of a banned terrorist group. Adam Thomas, 22, and Claudia Patatas, 38, from Banbury, along with Daniel Bogunovic, 27, from Leicester, were charged with being in National Action. Birmingham Crown Court heard the couple gave their child the middle name Adolf in honour 62

November 8, 2018 4:49 PM Boy, 16, stabbed in chest on bus in daylight attack

A TEENAGER has been rushed to hospital after being stabbed in the chest on a bus in Birmingham in a shocking broad daylight attack. Janet Hart, 73, who lives on the road where the attack took place, said: “One ambulance was here for an hour, he looked in a bad way. It’s shocking. West Midlands Police said the boy’s injury is not thought to be life-threatening 35

November 2, 2018 5:09 PM HS2 archaeologists begin exhuming 60,000 bodies to make way for high speed railway

ARCHAEOLOGISTS have begun controversial excavation work at a 230-year-old London cemetery which is likely to unearth 60,000 skeletons, as well as a treasure trove of history, to make way of the new HS2 high speed railway link between London and Birmingham. The remains of 1,200 people have been exhumed so far, with new pictures showing painstaking work to remove 70

October 30, 2018 12:01 PM England Women: Former US Under-23 player Chioma Ubogagu named in squad

Former United States Under-23 forward Chioma Ubogagu has been selected for England Women's squad for next week's friendlies against Austria and Sweden. The 26-year-old, who was born in London but moved to Texas as a child, made her professional debut for Arsenal in 2015 and now plays for Brisbane Roar, where she is on loan from Orlando Pride 62

October 26, 2018 11:01 AM Gang sentenced for using drones to drop drugs in prisons

Six others involved in the plot were given suspended jail terms and a community order. The sophisticated operation was headed by 31-year-old Lee Anslow who orchestrated around half of the flights from behind bars at HMP Hewell in Worcestershire. When police searched his cell they found drugs with an estimated prison value of £20,000. The value of drugs 82