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1 hr ago | Kidderminster Shuttle
DIGNITARIES: Scout group members Jack Hill, left, and Harry Worthington, right, with Irene McFarland and Deputy Mayor Barry McFarland.
5 hrs ago | Newsday
A 16-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital after being stabbed in the back during a suspected fight in a Birmingham park.
10 hrs ago | Evesham Journal
THE chairman of a long-established Royal British Legion club is urging supporters to rally round to ensure that the club continues to run.
10 hrs ago | Newsday
A man has appeared in court charged with murder after a woman's body was found in a burned out car.
14 hrs ago | Worcester News
WAITROSE is coming to Worcester - after a massive new A 20 million store off London Road was given the green light.
16 hrs ago | Kidderminster Shuttle
WYRE Forest District Council has been reimbursed A 62,000 by the Government to help with the costs of dealing with this year's floods.
Two people were arrested Thursday morning and charged with using heroin in a City Hall bathroom.
IN 1987:Clockwise from top left, Glenda Brown, 39, Jean Hore, 62, baby Amy Louise, Laura Wycherley, 18, and Sarah Blything, 100.
Nick Toogood - 27/08/12. Pershore Plum Festival 2012. Town crier Robert Speight leads the parade along the high street.
CONTENTIOUS plans for a shared chief executive for the Malvern Hills and Wychavon councils will be back on the agenda this week.
While members of Wychavon's planning committee gave their backing to the principal of a new 64-home development on land to the north of Pershore, they say a "landmark" apartment block proposed as part of the estate must not be allowed to go ahead.
Officers made the discovery after being called to reports of a car fire in Fentham Road in the Erdington area of Birmingham at around 8.30pm on Tuesday.
SCHOOLS across the borough will be able to keep a spare asthma inhaler for use in emergencies following a year-long campaign for a law change by Cradley's MP.
The incident, in Timberdine Avenue on Friday, July 18, is believed to have taken place between 2:55pm and 3:25pm while the residents had been out when entry was gained through a rear patio door.
Six volunteers from the charity, which helps people in distress, manage to collect A 230 from generous shoppers in Stourbridge town centre on July 12. Graham Bristow, the branch's publicity officer, wished to thank those who donated and added: "The money will help us to continue to maintain telephone contact with our callers.
They blocked off water coming into the reservoir and then lifted the sluice gate to drain the pool which is owned by Severn Trent.
FORMER Dudley Council leader Les Jones is to stand for the vacant position of West Midlands police and crime commissioner next month.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 05:26 pm
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