Today in Burton, Lichfield & Tamworth
Couple jailed over son's death
A couple from Burntwood have been jailed after they were found guilty of causing or allowing the death of their son.
Tamworth man arrested following drugs raid
A Tamworth man has been arrested after police raided a home in Wilnecote.
Showbiz and Entertainment
Heartbeat actor William Simons, who played PC Alf Ventress, dies aged 79
Heartbeat actor William Simons, who played the role of PC Alf Ventress in the hit TV police drama for nearly two decades, has died aged 79.
Sir Elton John gets France's highest civilian honour from President Emmanuel Macron
Sir Elton John has received France's highest civilian award, the Legion d'Honneur.