13/04/2014 Midlands Today


13/04/2014

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A Shropshire MP says any have a second baby. End of story.

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A Shropshire MP says any re`organisation of the NHS hn the

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county needs to be centred on Telford or in the middle of the

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county. David Wright, the MP for Telford wants to hear more `bout the

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proposals which could see a new hospital built ` complete whth a

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super A Our BBC Shropshire political reporter Joanne G`llacher

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has more. Nearly 100 medics are involved in the plans. One new

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hospital dealing with all emergencies on one side. In addition

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to urgent care centre is acting as support. We think one centrd only

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concentrate the work will ultimately improve outcomes. Doctors and nurses

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have been asked for their opinions on how things should change. They

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have come up with a rather radical solution. Build a super A We need

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the main A focused on Telford or a totally new service locathon in

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the centre of the county, sdrving both main population centres of

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Telford and shrews Billy. Any other option in my view would not be

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acceptable to residents. Ond MP cautiously welcomed the plans.

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Neither hospital is under threat of closure, this is about how best to

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provide emergency care. The clinical commissioning group is keen to

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stress that the plans don't involve closing Shrewsbury Telford

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hospitals. But the services they may offer may change. The plans they

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offer will go to full public consultation early next year.

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The Department for Education has confirmed that fifteen schools in

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Birmingham are currently behng inspected as a result of thd

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investigations into the so called Trojan Horse plot. These ard the

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anonymous allegations which have been made that hardline muslims are

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trying to take over the running of some schools in the city. The

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Department of Education says it ll take firm action against schools

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where standards are not being met. Three people have now been `rrested

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in connection with the fatal stabbing of a man in Stone this

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weekend. 22`year`old Connon McLeod died in the street in Whitelill Lane

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in the early hours of Saturday morning. Two men, aged 20 and 2

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years were questioned in connection with the case and are now on police

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bail. A third man was arrested in Burton on Trent this afternoon.

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A Black Country man whose mother walked out when he was a very young

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child, has been reunited with a half sister this weekend. 72`year`old

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John Haydon from Bloxwich h`d been searching for decades to trx and

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trace his missing relatives, but it wasn't until he got a tablet for

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Christmas that the siblings were able to make contact. Joannd Writtle

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reports. The moment John Haxdon meets his half sister for the first

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time. Dee Messer's travelled from her home in Tennessee to Birmingham.

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This was John's parents. His mother Eileen left them when he was three.

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I can't comment wife. `` whx. But I always found she was out thdre. A

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sister he did not know about content their family ancestry site. And

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discovered something unexpected about her mother ` who'd didd seven

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years earlier: it convinced me she had been married before. Shd had two

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sons. I was like, OK. And one had died. I said, are you telling me I

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have a brother? His mother travelled the world and

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met a second husband in New Orleans. She was very selective about what

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she would tell me. But I wotld kid around and say, if I have a brother

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or sister, you would tell md? Today, they travelled to their grandparents

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unmarked graves. One more twist to this story, when John and Dde met

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for the first time yesterdax she was wearing her mother's necklace. Her

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mother had nicknamed the necklace Spike, and asked her to wear it at

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least once." We were talking about leaving my jewellery to his kids. He

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got all funny on me and started asking a lot of questions, `ll

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serious. I said, what is it? He said, my nickname as a boy was

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spiked. So obviously some of her last thoughts were of him.

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And now the weather. It has been a lovely day. Plenty of

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sunshine. And there is more an offer tomorrow. We are staying drx all day

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long. Moreover sunshine to dnjoy. We will see clouds coming and going

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tonight. There will be a brdeze It will keep us frost free.

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Temperatures down to perhaps about three or four Celsius. Tomorrow

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morning. Dry and bright. Lots of sunshine. Sun will and go. But it

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will not track from what will be a gorgeous afternoon. Temperatures

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will peak tomorrow at around 15 Celsius. That is all from us for

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now. I'll be back with the light bulletin. Goodbye.

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We got to 17 degrees in the sunshine in London and many places enjoyed a

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pleasant day. A different story for the zero wherein was quite wet and

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windy. You can see that cloud is moving south. Things do improve

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across Scotland. Showers become confined to the far north and the

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winds ease

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