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Former Birmingham Post cartoonist Bert Hackett

Tributes paid after death of Bert Hackett - better known as Birmingham Post cartoonist Gemini

Mr Hackett, who lived in Moseley almost all his life, inspired a special exhibition at the mac Birmingham through his work

Painting of John Patrick Kenneally, recipient of the Victoria Cross, who was born in Balsall Heath

Fearless World War Two hero who spent service living a lie

Soldier feared true identity would be revealed after receiving Victoria Cross

The cast of the new Dad's Army film, Toby Jones as Captain Mainwaring, Bill Nighy as Wilson, Tom Courtenay as Corporal Jones, Bill Paterson as Fraser, Michael Gambon as Godfrey, Blake Harrison as Pike and Danny Mays as Walker.

A secret Birmingham base taught the real Home Guard how to kill in WWII

The new Dad’s Army film has arrived on cinema screens but, as Mike Lockley reports, a secret Birmingham base taught the real Home Guard how to kill.

Ex-SAS soldier Brummie Stokes on Everest in May 1976

Adventurer and former SAS legend dies aged 70

Mountaineer 'Brummie' Stokes, lost toes in disastrous Everest climb

The Duke of Cambridge unveils the memorial paving stone for William Amey.

Prince William pays tribute to Birmingham's First World War VC heroes

The Duke of Cambridge has paid tribute to First World War servicemen whose bravery earned them the Victoria Cross

Battle of Britain veteran Ken Wilkinson and members of 19 (Fighter) Squadron celebrate the unveiling of the centenary commemorative plaque surrounding a Jaguar E-Type

Jaguar helps 19 (Fighter) Squadron mark its centenary at Castle Bromwich plant

The Midland carmaker invited more than 40 members of 19 (Fighter) Squadron to the site to celebrate its centenary year

At the back it is mainly lawned and leads to a ha-ha. Mature parkland contains some wonderful trees with Cedars of Lebanon and giant Redwoods.

Former home of war hero up for sale in Upton-upon-Severn

The home of a Dunkirk hero shows evidence of a lifetime in the navy.

Birmingham Post Business Awards: Home comforts for our heroes

Military patients' charity Fisher House is this year's nominated charity at the Birmingham Post Business Awards. Here, we find out why

Sir Stephen Brown from Harborne has received a Legion d'honour medal from the French

France honours Birmingham D-Day veteran

Former Navy lieutenant and judge awarded highest military honour for his service

Wesleyan’s chief customer and strategy officer Vicki Wentworth

Wesleyan appoints new chief customer and strategy officer

Vicki Wentworth comes to Wesleyan from LV= - where she was brand and marketing director

The auditorium and shattered screen of the Carlton after a bomb landed in the orchestra pit in 1940 - 20 people were killed and another 20 were injured

Victims of horrific Balsall Heath cinema bombing during the Blitz remembered

Seventy five years on, the bombing of the packed Balsall Heath Carlton Cinema during the Birmingham Blitz is set to be remembered in a special service

RAF hero Bill Barfoot, 95, from Bournville, is to receive the Légion d'honneur from the French Government

RAF veteran to be honoured for daring Resistance missions

France to recognise the bravery of Bournville navigator with the Légion d’honneur

The battle for Arnhem

Chasetown honours fallen soldiers in new street names

All 22 new roads in the Milestone Way housing development in Chasetown, Staffordshire, will be named in tribute to all the fallen heroes named on the town's war memorial

Fabian Jarrett, pictured with his wife Catherine, playing Woof Blaster

Former soldier launches new career as computer game developer

Fabian Jarrett, from Erdington, took the brave step to go it alone in the digital world after developing a succession of games

Colonel Tim Collins OBE

Colonel Tim Collins speaks at Chartered Institute of Management Accountants' event

The event was attended by an array of senior CIMA officials, including David Stanford, the newly elected vice president of CIMA

Four generations of the Range Rover line up together

Range Rover celebrates 45 years

Now in its fourth generation the vehicle proved a ground-breaker for Land Rover when it was launched in 1970

A Land Rover Series II once owned by Spencer Wilkes at the Land Rover Heritage Driving Centre

Land Rover Heritage Driving Experience offers a hand-on journey through car-maker's history

The Land Rover Heritage Driving Experience has joined a similar Jaguar operation at JLR's customer test facility at the former Prodrive proving ground at Fen End

Major gains in trauma care ‘must not be lost’

Huge steps forward at a Birmingham hospital have led to much better survival rates for soldiers who have suffered terrible injuries in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Reginald "Rex" Warneford in his pilot's uniform during the great war

Stratford-upon-Avon to honour first man to down zeppelin

A commemorative stone will be placed at the entrance of King Edward VI School as a tribute to the daring deeds of Great War pilot Reginald “Rex” Warneford

Solihull World War 2 pilot Ian Fraser, who has died

Naval bomber pilot who destroyed Italian cruiser against all odds

In 1942, Fraser was in 830 Naval Air Squadron, flying Albacore torpedo bombers, based on the besieged island of Malta.


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