He focussed on the relatively easy target of how cuts are strangling local services, easy but true.
Daniel Scriven black country is my home.. The first bus to turn up was for Route 66 and, as I was in a fatalistic kind of mood, I took this as a good omen. So many questions about Mr Edwards arise from this small snippet but I suppose if further particulars respecting his history had not transpired back then, the chance of uncovering anything now is fairly slim.
Steve Southwick Worcester I bet you did not know that a family from teh Black Country Kingswinford an Tettenhall were amongst the founding fathers of America?
McDonald's Boy, 16, stabbed inside city centre charity shop Police have confirmed officers were called to reports of a stabbing at around 5. Oh by the way, why tell us in your introduction to this page that we should use the term Blackcountry as one word and then print it as two, Tut Tut. Matt Wednesfield wasn't always within Wolverhampton's boundaries - it had its own council until 1966 and some parts of Wednesfield are now in South Staffordshire. Everyone I meet down south calls me a "brummy" which drives me mental!
There have also been some tales of supernatural activity linked to a fatal train crash at New Street Station in 1921.
John takes you on a tour through the areas mentioned above, remembering Streets, Buildings and characters, with some excellent drawings of buildings of that time. Every time I return home, to Quarry Bank, the Black Country seems to have grown bigger and bigger, with Welcome to the Black Country signs all over the place. Walsall and Dudley Councils take a very different and more postive attitude as they always consider the distinct identities of the smaller towns they took over.
This possibly takes the rules about living in the constituency too literally. Who coined the phrase 'the Black Country'? We also don't want to be in the West Midlands.
Aimee Ray said: Nobody told Reena this. If we're going to be considered an industrial region, you cant just segregate us because were not strictly part of the SAME industries.
Chillington Hall - 4. But it gets yer goat when some git calls yer a Brummie, I recently got me own back calling this posh bloke from Brighton a Cockney-- guess what , he day like it.
I'll let you all see it for yourself rather than me give you the answer. To power the narrow boats through the tunnel, The Bargee Boat Mon would lie on his back on his cabin and leg it through the tunnel, by walking on the tunnel roof.
Simon B To moosemalloy isn't the black country a reference to the coal mining industry though? It was a jack of all trades where most Blackcountry towns specialised in One industry thats why Wolves has survivied and prospered. I personally can't see it......... National Trust.