Alcorn's Simmons, Grambling's Christmas top All-SWAC picks
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Alcorn State running back P.J. Simmons and Grambling State linebacker De'Arius Christmas are the favorites to win Southwestern Athletic Conference player of the year honors.
SWAC coaches, players embrace title game return to Alabama
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Alabama State coach Donald Hill-Eley found out the Southwestern Athletic Conference was bringing its once-endangered championship game back to the state of Alabama from a reliable source - his wife.
Four airports found to be failing disabled passengers
Gatwick, Stansted and Birmingham all need improvement, while Manchester remains poor, a survey says.
Southern notes: Collins stays positive
Birmingham Barons catcher Zack Collins knows he needs to improve his defensive skills after fellow catcher and former teammate Seby Zavala was promoted to Triple-A Charlotte ahead of him.
Mega cheap hotel stays in Birmingham from £18pppn - summer dates
Pirates, we have found this hotel in Birmingham offering some bargain rates, even better the rates are cheapest throughout summer. The hotel offers a great location with shops, bars and restaurants near by and the famous Bullring Shopping Centre within walking distance. Offer details 1 night minimum stay Sample dates spanning July - August Example…
Food and music - caring for people with dementia the Caribbean way
Valerie Paragon has created an African-Caribbean cultural setting at a Birmingham care home.
English cities target Chinese travellers with Qunar deal
Three of the England’s leading cities have announced a joint tourism campaign to make it easier than ever for Chinese visitors to explore England. The partnership will see London, Manchester, Birmingham and surrounding areas join forces to promote a unique tourism experience to Chinese visitors.
Wilson posts zeros in second straight start
Atlanta Braves No. 12 prospect Bryse Wilson scattered four hits over 6 1/3 innings in Double-A Mississippi's 1-0 win over Birmingham on Sunday.
Miami flights from £274 return: London, Manchester, Birmingham & Edinburgh departuresOlder articles »
Will Smith knew what he was talking about mateys, Miami is where it's at. If you love sun, sea, sand and non-stop part, you're going to love these barrrgain flights we've found on our flights finder to the Florida city. Prices start from £274 return from London, with flights available from Birmingham, Manchester and Edinburgh…