Worcestershire

Evicted Hereford coronavirus doctor 'told to buy tent' by landlady

The consultant had volunteered to help at a hospital but was evicted from lodgings and told to pitch a tent.

Coronavirus: Mortuary being built at Hereford trading estate

The council-owned site will provide extra capacity for the Wye Valley NHS Trust.

Pillowcases turned into NHS wash bags in Kidderminster

The bags allow hospital staff to clean their clothes and reduce the risk of contaminating their homes.

Coronavirus: Farmer ploughs NHS tribute into field

Jack Pantall decided to show support for medical staff tackling coronavirus on the front line.

Protective masks stolen from Worcestershire GP surgery

The masks had only been donated to the surgery on Monday, staff say.

Worcestershire Royal Hospital staff targeted by catalytic converter thieves

NHS staff noticed car parts had been stolen after finishing shifts at Worcestershire Royal Hospital.

Coronavirus: 'High risk' list misses off thousands of people

Transplant patients and people with lung diseases are among those who have been missed off the list.

Coronavirus: Town halls consider council tax payment help

One council warns it would be impossible to keep services going if relief was applied "across the board".

Murder arrest over Charford woman's disappearance

Zobaidah Salangy was last seen at her home address in Charford on 29 March.

Coronavirus: Streamlined Worcestershire may cope with cricket lockdown, says chairman

Chairman Fanos Hira says low-budget Worcestershire – and other counties with non-Test match grounds - may be able to cope better with cricket’s coronavirus lockdown.

Coronavirus: Coming 5,000 miles to die for the NHS

Two British-Sudanese doctors became the first doctors to die of coronavirus in the UK. This is their story.

Coronavirus: West Midlands Railway offers new timetable

Routes are dropped as "passenger numbers fall and staff self-isolate" during the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: Special needs parents in 'survival mode'

Tim Clarke, whose daughter Molly has complex needs, describes the impact of lockdown on his family.

Coronavirus: Rescue for Brits stuck in India 'too little, too late'

The situation for UK tourists in India was called "horrific" by a woman who left at the weekend.

Warwickshire and West Mercia Police agree £10.7m deal after split

It comes after the breakdown of an alliance which saw the forces share operations such as firearms.

Coronavirus: Self-isolation when you are affected by dementia

Families affected by dementia are adjusting to develop new routines away from external support.

Coronavirus: First working NHS surgeon dies in UK from Covid-19

Sudanese surgeon Adil El Tayar worked in Saudi Arabia, Africa and in two of London's main hospitals.

Coronavirus: Acorns Children's Hospice offers centre for treatment

Acorns Children's Hospice will offer its Birmingham centre to the NHS to treat coronavirus patients.

HMP Hewell still overcrowded with 'insatiable' need for mental health support

HMP Hewell has limited resources to meet the demand for mental health support, prison monitors say.

Scam text 'issues fine' to people leaving house

The text says a £250 fine could increase to £5,000 and purports to come from the government website.

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