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THIEVES broke into a metal container in Jasmine Gardens, Wychbold, near Droitwich, between 4pm on Friday, April 11 and 7am on Monday, April 14 and stole equipment including a wacker plate and an unknown amount of red diesel.
4:26pm Monday 21st April 2014
WITH only four per cent of the population currently making regular blood donations, and hospitals constantly needing to give transfusions, the NHS Blood and Transplant Service is calling for people to donate their blood next week in sessions running at the Chateau Impney just outside Droitwich.
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4:07pm Thursday 17th April 2014
A NEW team of fundraisers from the Rotary Club has taken over the management of Droitwich Spa’s Poppy Appeal and Remembrance parade for November this year with new financial controls put in place to ensure every penny raised goes into the British Legion funds.
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BILL Wiggin has launched a campaign to prevent needless deaths in the countryside. The MP for North Herefordshire presented a 10 Minute Rule Bill in Parliament calling for better recording of agricultural accidents. Since he became an MP in 2001, two of Mr Wiggin’s constituents have been killed in accidents with cattle.
10:11am Thursday 17th April 2014
More Worcestershire four year olds get their first choice school place - despite shortages elsewhere
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4:22pm Wednesday 16th April 2014
THE Droitwich University of the Third age (U3A) is holding an informal drop in afternoon later this month to give members and non-members the opportunity to find out about the different groups on offers.
4:08pm Wednesday 16th April 2014
A TEAM treating people with upper gastrointestinal cancer across Worcestershire, Herefordshire and Gloucestershire has been nominated for a national award for their work treating people with early oesophageal cancer.
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PREVIOUSLY restricted board papers from meetings of the organisation running Worcestershire Royal Hospital, Kidderminster Hospital and Redditch’s Alexandra Hospital are to be made available to the public.
1:42pm Wednesday 16th April 2014
LISTENERS to Radio 4’s long wave transmission might well have noticed that it’s currently out of service every day between 10am and 5.30pm, but what they might not know, is that the national signal shutdown, is due to work being done on the Droitwich transmitters.
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SMALL businesses hit by the recent flooding can apply for a new relief grant from Malvern Hills District Council. The £500 loss of trade grant is likely to particularly benefit businesses in Upton-upon-Severn, which suffered significantly from prolonged road closures and also saw a dramatic decrease in footfall, as well as traffic.
8:43am Tuesday 15th April 2014
STAFF and pupils at Ombersley First Endowed School have managed to make their eco-friendly Tree House Early Years Centre, even greener, with the installation of new solar panels on the building’s roof.
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