Upton-upon-Severn body: Man held on suspicion of murder

A man is arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of a 25-year-old woman is found.

Pershore Bridge flood-trapped drivers rescued as warnings remain

River levels are expected to remain high in parts of Worcestershire and Herefordshire.

West Midland trains face 'significant' disruption due to strikes

The dispute, over guards on trains, will see union members walk out on Saturdays before Christmas.

Worcester University student in meningitis warning after collapse

Matthew Griffin, 21, thought he would be able to sleep off his symptoms after feeling unwell.

Improving outcomes for children with SEND

Worcester Council Feed - Fri, 11/15/2019 - 14:08
Worcestershire is continuing to make progress to improve outcomes for children with special educational needs and disability (SEND).
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Oscar Saxelby-Lee to travel to Singapore for treatment

The five-year-old's mother said they had to give him the "chance" to try the treatment abroad.

Schools and roads shut as floodwaters rise

A fire service said it rescued 97 people and one dog from floodwaters within 24 hours.

County Council teams working to help residents during the floods

Worcester Council Feed - Fri, 11/15/2019 - 09:14
Worcestershire County Council’s teams have been working hard to keep the county moving and people safe during the floods.
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John Broadhurst: 'Rough sex' death sentence appeal rejected

Judges said the appeal ignored John Broadhurst's role in Natalie Connolly's injuries.

Heavy rain brings more flooding to the West Midlands

Heavy rain has brought more flooding to the West Midlands with roads and railway lines blocked and more than 100 schools forced to close.

England floods: Emergency meeting rain persists

Weather warnings for rain are in place for a number of areas already badly affected by flooding.

West Midlands Railway changes aim to simplify timetable

West Midlands Trains says an overly complex timetable was largely to blame for delays and cancellations.

European Challenge Cup: Enisei-STM v Worcester Warriors

Team news as Enisei-STM host Worcester Warriors in Friday's European Challenge Cup fixture (16:00 GMT).

Jake Libby: Worcestershire sign Nottinghamshire batsman on three-year deal

Worcestershire sign Nottinghamshire batsman Jake Libby on a three-year contract.

Ashton Turner: Worcestershire sign Australian batsman for T20 Blast

Worcestershire sign Australia international batsman Ashton Turner for their T20 Blast campaign in 2020.

County Council backs plans for a new cycling and walking bridge

Worcester Council Feed - Tue, 11/12/2019 - 14:27
Worcestershire County Council’s Cabinet earlier today backed plans to prepare and submit a planning application for a new city walking and cycling bridge.
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General Election 2019: Your West Midlands questions

We want to hear what questions voters in the West Midlands have about the general election.

Basil D'Oliveira: Buy-a-brick plea to honour cricket legend

Fans of Worcestershire star Basil D'Oliveira can take part in creating a pavilion in his memory.

Worcestershire Will Remember Them

Worcester Council Feed - Sun, 11/10/2019 - 08:34
Towns and villages across Worcestershire will be marking remembrance Sunday and Armistice day this weekend.
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Vanessa Redgrave returns to WW2 evacuee town

Actress Vanessa Redgrave joins hundreds of schoolchildren to recreate her wartime evacuation.


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