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30 min ago | Border Counties Advertizer
A RETIRED police officer has been jailed for 12 years after being found guilty of sexually abusing children in the 1960s and 70s.
4 hrs ago | IcNetwork
Team GT220 preparing to cycle from the most northerly pub in Wales, The Liverpool Arms in Amlwch, to the grounds of the George Thomas Hospice in Whitchurch Three year's ago the friends, who met through their sons football team at Whitchurch AFC, built a raft, dressed as ladies and entered the George Thomas Hospice Care's annual raft race.
8 hrs ago | Ludlow Advertiser
EARLIER in the term students from The Community College Bishop's Castle took part in the UKMT Junior and Intermediate Mathematical Challenges.
8 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press
FORGET the Arreton Valley, the area that really gives us the name Garden Isle is the south of our Island with its special micro-climate.
11 hrs ago | Newsday
A police officer has been accused of having sex with and extracting A 100,000 from an elderly man she met after his son was killed by an axe-murderer.
11 hrs ago | Kidderminster Shuttle
VULENRABLE families in Wyre Forest have been handed a lifeline after a government-backed agency reversed its original decision to slash funding to a local debt advice scheme.
12 hrs ago | Isle of Wight County Press
A TEAM of walkers from Currys and PC World on an epic trek around the Isle of Wight, carrying a washing machine, will complete their walk today .
16 hrs ago | Stourbridgenews.co.uk
A LYE man who was armed with a machete when he burst into the home of a frightened family has been locked up for 33 months.
19 hrs ago | Kidderminster Shuttle
Translucent Youth Dance Company will showcase Love, Honour, Sacrifice, which has been choreographed by dance tutor Anna Lines, on Tuesday, August 19 from 7.30pm to 8.15pm at Kidderminster College .
19 hrs ago | Black Country Bugle
THE sun was shining, and these Wolverhampton boys were no doubt proud of their place in the school team, and looking forward to the upcoming season.
20 hrs ago | Kidderminster Shuttle
SUPPORT: Ruth Gregory with Brian Colley, director of Talbot Solicitors, left, and councillor Marcus Hart at the launch of the Severn-Stour Grandparents' Support Group.
Balfour Beatty Plc , the U.K. construction company whose chief quit in May after predicting a profit drop, is in merger talks with rival Carillion Plc to form the country's biggest builder with a market valuation of about 3 billion pounds .
THE bustling centre of Wolverhampton looks very different in these Edwardian picture postcards, kindly loaned by Arthur Gunter of Merry Hill, Wolverhampton.
One Stop Community Stores has applied to erect signage at the new Cabin Lane development off Harlech Road in the east of the town.
WITH the number of people crammed inside its diminutive but atmospheric proportions, The Trumpet in High Street Bilston, resembled an over measured pint tankard last Wednesday when the Black Country's legendary jazz musician Tommy Burton was remembered with the unveiling of a blue plaque in his name.
THE Hole in the Wall Festival, which took place in the village of Hopton Wafers between Kidderminster and Ludlow, featured live performances from Bookends, Mummy Mia, The Quo AKA the Four Rossis, Blind Lemon and Ffion.
Thousands of people attended the events over the past two weekends to experience a taste of what life was like in the 1940s, which featured re-enactments, entertainment, music and memorabilia.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 08:31 pm
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