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alum rock

[′al·əm ‚räk]
(mineralogy)
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The woman steps out onto Alum Rock Road between two cars, just as another vehicle smashes into them, causing a deadly-looking pile-up.
Dear Editor, As the national media spotlight fades from Alum Rock, I hope that local media, politicians and public bodies take the opportunity to direct more fruitful attention to an area whose serious social needs have been overlooked for too long.
The still smouldering body was found in an alleyway on a residential street in Alum Rock at around 9.
Mr Byrne, whose Birmingham Hodge Hill constituency includes Alum Rock, one of the areas at the centre of police terror operations, said he could understand why residents felt let down by the Prime Minister.
The work included an investigation in 2010, which saw officers swoop on dozens of innercity stores in Alum Rock, Saltley, Sparkbrook and Sparkhill, where they seized thousands of pounds worth of jewellery over fears they were fakes being passed off as real gold.
In his pinstripe suit, with a mini entourage trotting beside him, Liam Byrne cut a distinctive figure outside the Bollywood video shops and shalwar kameez suppliers of the Alum Rock Road.
Ismael Hamza allegedly kidnapped 34-year-old Dang Trung, held him against his will at Maria's Car Wash, in Alum Rock Road, Alum Rock, and then locked him in the boot of a car.
Council leader Mike Whitby said the local authority would continue to work with the police to reassure communities in Alum Rock and Sparkbrook.
Environmental health officers swooped on Peshawari Kebab and Medinah Catering Services in Alum Rock Road, Alum Rock, last May after a member of the public complained about the state of the eatery, Birmingham Magistrates' Court heard.
Some residents in the Alum Rock area have already experienced racist remarks, he said.
The trio - two from Small Heath and one from Alum Rock - were detained on Thursday night on suspicion of possessing articles and documents with intent to use them for terrorist purposes overseas.
The new company, Lil-lets UK, said it would establish a new headquarters at its manufacturing site at Alum Rock Road in Birmingham.