Witness Appeal After Cash Stolen In Martin Hussingtree Burglary
Police in Worcester are appealing for witnesses to a burglary in Martin Hussingtree. A house off Pershore Lane was burgled between 4.25pm and 5.55pm on Monday, 20 May. The property was broken into via the back door and a quantity of cash was stolen[...]
24 May 2013, 4:30pm
Police Update Parents On Nursery Investigation
This evening, West Mercia Police has held meetings for parents and other parties who are affected by the current investigation into a sexual assault at a nursery in Worcestershire. Last week, a mother contacted police after her child disclosed they [...]
24 May 2013, 10:27pm
Update On Worcestershire Nurseries Investigation
West Mercia Police’s investigation into a sexual assault at a nursery in Worcestershire continues today, as do their efforts to work with and reassure parents who have been affected. Last week, a mother contacted police after her child disclos[...]
24 May 2013, 3:24pm
Patrols Increased After Complaints About Scramblers In Whittington
Patrols have been increased after complaints about scrambler bikes being ridden on footpaths and bridleways near Pershore. The issue of scramblers and mini mopeds being ridden on paths off Church Lane, Whittington is a Pershore Rural North PACT (Par[...]
24 May 2013, 12:35pm
Witness Appeal Following Fatal Collision On A4103 - Herefordshire
Police in Herefordshire are appealing for witnesses after a man died following a collision on the A4103 yesterday (Thursday, 23 May). The 22-year-old from Hereford died after the car he was driving was involved in a collision with another vehicle on[...]
24 May 2013, 11:54am
Residents Urged To Protect Devices Following South Worcestershire Burglaries
Police in South Worcestershire are urging people to take steps to protect their electronic devices following two burglaries in which iPads were stolen. Apple products such as iPhones, iPads, iPod touch and Macs are often targeted by burglars breakin[...]
23 May 2013, 12:02pm
Man Admits Killing Andrew Heath In Worcester Arson Attack
A man has pleaded guilty to killing Andrew Heath by starting a fire at his home in Worcester in December 2011. Andrew Heath, aged 52, was found dead following a major fire at his flat in Chedworth Close, Warndon, which occurred at around 4am on Wedn[...]
23 May 2013, 11:35am
Investigation Launched Into Sexual Assault At Children's Nursery
West Mercia Police has launched an investigation after a young child told their family they had been sexually assaulted while at a children’s nursery in Worcestershire. Last week, a mother contacted police after her child disclosed they had be[...]
23 May 2013, 9:50am
Man Charged On Burglary Victim's Birthday
An elderly lady in Worcester has been given an extra birthday gift by West Mercia Police. On her 85th birthday yesterday, officers gave Brenda Copson a bunch of flowers as well as the news that a man has been charged with burgling her home in Teme R[...]
22 May 2013, 9:33pm
Victims Of Clamping Firm Due To Be Compensated After Confiscation Order Granted
The victims of a Midlands clamping firm, which conned people out of hundreds of thousands of pounds, are due to be compensated for most of the money they lost. The owner of Midland Parking Contracts, 39-year-old Andrew Minshull of Hatfield Close, Re[...]
22 May 2013, 4:27pm
Root ton delights Headingley crowd
Batsman shines as England reach 337-7 against New Zealand.
25 May 2013, 7:27pm
Leicester 37-17 Northampton
25 May 2013, 5:33pm
Hartley poised to miss Lions tour
25 May 2013, 4:54pm
Hamilton 'struggling' to drive car
Lewis Hamilton admits he has been 'struggling' to drive his Mercedes car since joining the team this season.
25 May 2013, 4:33pm
Aguero signs new Man City deal
25 May 2013, 6:25pm
Rosberg beats Hamilton to pole
25 May 2013, 2:26pm
Ulster 18-24 Leinster
Leinster win their second trophy in successive weeks by beating Irish interprovincial rivals Ulster in the Pro12 final in Dublin.
25 May 2013, 6:43pm
Hull FC 22-16 Hull KR
Chris Green's late try completes Hull's stunning comeback for their first-ever Magic Weekend derby win over Hull KR.
25 May 2013, 6:35pm
Celtic Dragons 56-62 Team Bath
Team Bath secure their fifth Superleague title in eight years with a hard-fought victory over Celtic Dragons.
25 May 2013, 8:48pm
Beckham's career is officially over
25 May 2013, 3:52pm
Parents search in nursery inquiry
Police say they are still trying to contact all the parents of children at three nurseries in Worcestershire as part of a sexual assault investigation.
25 May 2013, 11:28am
Teenage girls sexually assaulted
Two teenage girls are sexually assaulted in separate attacks within a couple of hours of each other by someone police believe was the same man.
25 May 2013, 11:55am
Further 290 jobs at risk from cuts
Almost 300 jobs could be lost at a council as cuts of £23m are approved.
24 May 2013, 8:43pm
Guilty plea after flat fire death
A Worcester man pleads guilty to the manslaughter of Andrew Heath who died in flat fire.
23 May 2013, 2:33pm
Eight new free schools due in region
Eight free schools are approved in the West Midlands region, including four in Birmingham.
22 May 2013, 10:30pm
VIDEO: Political week in 60 seconds
Headlines from the week in the West Midlands
19 May 2013, 9:14am
2013 cold start may mean fruit boom
Two counties' growers could see a better harvest
22 May 2013, 12:07am
Roderick cannot prevent Worcs win
South African Gareth Roderick cannot prevent Gloucestershire suffering a 10-wicket defeat by Worcestershire at New Road.
25 May 2013, 5:06pm
Worcs sign Russell to replace Oram
Worcestershire sign West Indian Andre Russell for this year's FL t20 to replace injured Kiwi all-rounder Jacob Oram.
25 May 2013, 8:07pm
York to sign Bowman from Bulls
York City agree terms to sign Hereford United striker Ryan Bowman on a two-year deal.
24 May 2013, 12:20pm
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