Triple child killer David McGreavy released, mother told

David McGreavy, who killed three children in 1973, was cleared for release from prison in 2018.

County Championship: Three games washed out by rain on Tuesday

No play is possible in three County Championship matches on Tuesday because of heavy rain.

Five West Midlands Ambulance Service staff attacked in weekend

Workers were assaulted by patients in Birmingham, Telford and Redditch, the service says.

County Championship: James Anderson & Graham Onions bowl out Worcestershire for 98

Worcestershire are bowled out for 98 - Division Two's lowest score this season - by Lancashire's James Anderson & Graham Onions.

Fox cruelty: South Herefordshire Hunt pair found guilty

A covert camera showed Paul Oliver preparing to feed live cubs to dogs at a hunt kennels.

Chester hospital baby deaths probe: Nurse Lucy Letby rearrested

Lucy Letby is rearrested on suspicion of the attempted murder of three additional babies.

'I call my stem cell donor my sister'

Leukaemia survivor Gary Hodges says Karen Scoltock saved his life when she joined the stem cell register.

HMP Hewell disorder as inmates refuse to return to cells

The Prison Service said the incident lasted about four hours, and no staff or prisoners were hurt.

Smethwick man jailed for two rapes in Redditch on same day

Shawn Bennett has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for a string of sex offences.

Cricket World Cup: Bangladesh head coach Steve Rhodes looks to upset England after turbulent year

Bangladesh head coach Steve Rhodes talks of the unique bond between his players after many came "within minutes" of disaster.

South Herefordshire hound 'probably gave fox cub a bite'

Prosecutors claim Paul Oliver was using fox cubs to "blood" hunting hounds in Herefordshire.

Connor Sparrowhawk: Truck tribute for teen after Eddie Stobart snub

A bomb detection truck will be named after Connor Sparrowhawk, after the haulage firm refused to do so.

Plastic pollution: 'Mission to eradicate' plastic in canals

Waterways could be plastic-free in a year if every visitor picked up one piece of litter, a charity says.

Firefighters who stopped 'catastrophic' factory blast remembered

Firefighters fought for hours to stop explosives igniting at a Herefordshire munitions plant in 1944.

Long Lartin prison governor attacker given 10 years

Long Lartin inmate David McKenzie attacked Clare Pearson in an "abhorrent assault".

Fox cubs 'fed' to South Herefordshire hunting hounds

Paul Reece and Julie Elmore admitted two counts of causing unnecessary suffering to a protected animal.

County Championship: Tim Murtagh's six wickets help Middlesex beat Worcestershire

Tim Murtagh claims 6-51 as Middlesex beat Worcestershire by 127 runs for their first County Championship win of the season.

Michael Spicer: Former Tory MP and ERG founder dies aged 76

The founder of the ERG dies in hospital aged 76 after suffering from Parkinson's and leukaemia.

County Championship: Rain badly affects day three of Worcestershire v Middlesex

Middlesex are frustrated by rain as day three of their County Championship match against Worcestershire only starts after tea.

Murder charge after body found at house in Kidderminster

Neil Calder, 27, appeared in court accused of murdering 48-year-old Paul Lundy in Kidderminster.