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West Midlands flood warnings prompt 'remain vigilant' alert

Sun, 11/17/2019 - 18:44
More than a dozen warnings remain on the River Severn, Avon and Vyrnwy in the West Midlands.

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

Sat, 11/16/2019 - 15:22
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

Sat, 11/16/2019 - 13:27
River levels are expected to remain high in parts of Worcestershire and Herefordshire.

West Midland trains face 'significant' disruption due to strikes

Sat, 11/16/2019 - 12:05
The dispute, over guards on trains, will see union members walk out on Saturdays before Christmas.

River Avon flooding: Schools, roads and hospital shut

Fri, 11/15/2019 - 18:53
Evesham Community Hospital closes its doors to new admissions and shuts its minor injuries unit.

Worcester University student in meningitis warning after collapse

Fri, 11/15/2019 - 15:57
Matthew Griffin, 21, thought he would be able to sleep off his symptoms after feeling unwell.

Oscar Saxelby-Lee to travel to Singapore for treatment

Fri, 11/15/2019 - 14:30
The five-year-old's mother said they had to give him the "chance" to try the treatment abroad.

England floods: Emergency meeting as rain persists

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 18:23
Weather warnings for rain are in place for a number of areas already badly affected by flooding.

John Broadhurst: 'Rough sex' death sentence appeal rejected

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 17:21
Judges said the appeal ignored John Broadhurst's role in Natalie Connolly's injuries.

Heavy rain brings more flooding to the West Midlands

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 17:21
Heavy rain has brought more flooding to the West Midlands with roads and railway lines blocked and more than 100 schools forced to close.

West Midlands Railway changes aim to simplify timetable

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 16:04
West Midlands Trains says an overly complex timetable was largely to blame for delays and cancellations.

European Challenge Cup: Enisei-STM v Worcester Warriors

Thu, 11/14/2019 - 12:57
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

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 10:11
Worcestershire sign Nottinghamshire batsman Jake Libby on a three-year contract.

Ashton Turner: Worcestershire sign Australian batsman for T20 Blast

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 15:41
Worcestershire sign Australia international batsman Ashton Turner for their T20 Blast campaign in 2020.

General Election 2019: Your West Midlands questions

Mon, 11/11/2019 - 16:50
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

Sun, 11/10/2019 - 16:03
Fans of Worcestershire star Basil D'Oliveira can take part in creating a pavilion in his memory.

Vanessa Redgrave returns to WW2 evacuee town

Fri, 11/08/2019 - 18:10
Actress Vanessa Redgrave joins hundreds of schoolchildren to recreate her wartime evacuation.

'Oldest family-owned sports shop' to shut in Worcester

Fri, 11/08/2019 - 16:05
Knowles Sports in Worcester dates back to 1884, but says online competition is the main problem.

Premiership: Harlequins v Worcester Warriors

Fri, 11/08/2019 - 14:53
Team news as Harlequins host Worcester in Saturday's Premiership fixture at The Stoop (15:00 GMT).

Water supplies return in Hereford after burst main repaired

Fri, 11/08/2019 - 10:57
Welsh Water says the overnight damage, which caused five schools to close, has been fixed.