Worcestershire

Shrewsbury flooding: 'Highest ever' peak could be recorded

Main roads in and around Shrewsbury are closed and severe floods could seal off the town.

Flood barriers being deployed in Shrewsbury after rain

River levels in Shrewsbury expected to be the highest seen in 20 years, the Environment Agency says.

First trains stop at Worcestershire Parkway station

About 50 people waited at the platform to see the first services pull in.

Storm Dennis: Care home staff carried through floods by tractor

One worker at Hampton House had been turning up in a kayak, its manager said.

Storm Dennis: The biscuits and boats helping flood-hit villagers

Volunteers have been keeping communities going in the wake of Storm Dennis.

Premiership: Bristol Bears v Worcester Warriors

Team news as Bristol host Worcester in Sunday's Premiership fixture at Ashton Gate (13:00 GMT).

Worcester floods: Man rescued from swollen River Severn

A man is in a serious condition in hospital after he was rescued by firefighters from the River Severn.

Worcestershire 5G Testbed Latest Updates

Worcester Council Feed - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 15:03
Latest updates on the development of 5G
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Funding announced to help develop 5G within health and adult social care

Worcester Council Feed - Thu, 02/20/2020 - 14:49
5G will help to continue the progress and development of technological innovation for Health services and Adult Social Care in parts of rural Worcestershire.
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Storm Dennis: Flooding 'is going to get worse'

The recent flooding is "scary" and "not normal", warns Environment Agency boss Dave Throup.

UK's oldest woman Hilda Clulow dies aged 111

The title of oldest person in the UK is now shared by two men, both born on 29 March 1908.

Storm Dennis: More heavy rain forecast amid flood defence fears

Met Office warnings for rain are issued, as 1,400 properties are already affected by floods.

Worcestershire offer free entry to flood victims

Worcestershire offer free family tickets to people in the county whose homes have been left flooded because of Storm Dennis.

Emergency funds to support flood stricken communities

Worcester Council Feed - Wed, 02/19/2020 - 11:13
Worcestershire County Council has announced an emergency package of support to help communities to recover from flooding.
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Storm Dennis: Drone footage shows flooding in Worcester

Severe flood warnings remain in place across the UK in the wake of Storm Dennis.

Flooding: 'You wake up and you've got nothing'

People hit by flooding during Storm Dennis explain what it is like to find your home under water.

Pat Brown: Worcestershire and England bowler signs extended contract

Worcestershire bowler Pat Brown signs an extended contract which commits him to the club until the end of the 2023 season.

Emergency packages of support being prepared following floods

Worcester Council Feed - Tue, 02/18/2020 - 11:26
Worcestershire County Council is preparing an emergency package of support for those worst affected by flooding across the county.
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Storm Dennis: Fears for Severn towns amid fresh flood warnings

Residents in communities on the river are being evacuated as water threatens to top flood defences.

The Hundred: Moeen Ali to captain Birmingham Phoenix in first season

England all-rounder Moeen Ali will captain Birmingham Phoenix in the first season of The Hundred this summer.

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