One-Day Cup: Worcestershire beat Derbyshire in opening game

Worcestershire begin their One-Day Cup campaign with a 50-run victory over Derbyshire at New Road.

Bromsgrove woman dies in hospital after assault

West Mercia Police said Kelly Godfrey's death is being treated as unexplained.

Bill Longmore, former West Mercia PCC, dies at home in Shrewsbury

He was also known for his dedication to sport in the community, receiving an Unsung Hero award.

Whitchurch man's 53-mile journey after case dismissed

His solicitor says he was held overnight only for the case to be dropped after a 10-minute hearing.

Walking groups lead the way to a healthier life

Worcester Council Feed - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:30
Hundreds of people from across Worcestershire are walking themselves into good health during May for National Walking Month.
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Marie Wilks murder: Wrongly convicted Eddie Browning dies

Eddie Browning was jailed for the murder of Marie Wilks in 1988 before later being released.

Worcestershire County Council elects new chairman

Worcester Council Feed - Thu, 05/17/2018 - 16:12
Councillor Brandon Clayton, one of the County Councillors representing Redditch North has been elected to be the new Chairman of Worcestershire County Council for the civic year 2018/19.
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Countrywide Farmers collapse sees a further 11 stores close

More than 200 people have lost their jobs since the Evesham-based company went into administration.

Supreme Court divorce approval sought by 'unhappy wife'

Tini Owens says she should not have to prove "unreasonable behaviour" by her husband.

Elton Ngwatala: Dundee sign midfielder on two-year deal

Elton Ngwatala becomes Dundee's first summer signing after joining from Kidderminster Harriers.

Should it be easier to get a divorce in England and Wales?

A "desperately unhappy" woman is trying to part from her husband - but he won't let her.

Recent improvements to services for children and young people in Worcestershire who have special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) must be built upon

Worcester Council Feed - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 14:09
Recent improvements to services for children and young people in Worcestershire who have special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) must be built upon...
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Fostering film gets the Hollywood treatment

Worcester Council Feed - Wed, 05/16/2018 - 10:09
A new film launch focusing on the need for foster carers to work with Looked After young people received the red-carpet treatment in Birmingham as part of the launch of Foster Care Fortnight.
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Support for County services moves from district offices to libraries

Worcester Council Feed - Tue, 05/15/2018 - 15:35
From July 1, anyone who needs help to use online county council services in Redditch, Bromsgrove, Wychavon and Wyre Forest should visit their local library instead of their district council office.
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Court delays after all remand hearings moved to Kidderminster

A solicitor says one Telford client tried to hand himself in four times before his case was heard.

Woman dies and two seriously hurt in Leominster crash

Three cars were involved in the collision on Sunday evening, West Midlands Ambulance Service said.

OFSTED inspectors find improvement continues to be made in Worcestershire's children's services

Worcester Council Feed - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 14:09
The latest monitoring visit to Worcestershire children’s services, by Ofsted Inspectors, has found that the support offered to children in care and to care leavers in the county has improved.
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Plans to ease congestion are moving forward

Worcester Council Feed - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 11:48
Work begins this week to ease congestion at Worcestershire's worst traffic hotspots.
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Worcestershire couples to marry on the same day as Harry & Meghan

Worcester Council Feed - Mon, 05/14/2018 - 10:07
15 couples from across the county are having a royal wedding of their own.
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County Championship: Siddle and Harmer bowl Essex to win over Worcestershire

Simon Harmer and the departing Peter Siddle take five wickets each as Essex hold their nerve to win at Worcester.


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