About Cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies.

News

A bright day ahead but don't forget your umbrella - Monday's weather forecast

A bright day ahead but don't forget your umbrella - Monday's weather forecast

Accident causes severe delays on M5 - Monday morning's traffic and travel news

Accident causes severe delays on M5 - Monday morning's traffic and travel news

3115914501. Commemoration to mark the 750th anniversary of the Battle of Evesham. Abbey Park, Evesham. Picture by Nick Toogood. (33881113)

Commons speaker Bercow praises Simon de Montfort as Battle of Evesham celebrations get under way

Redditch biker avoid serious injury following motorway accident

Redditch biker avoid serious injury following motorway accident

3214671307. 08/08/14. Worcester Beer Festival 2014. Inside the main tent. Picture by Nick Toogood. (9080246)

Cheers! The spirit of the beer and cider festival returns to Worcester

The remains of the structure today. PHOTO: BRIERLEY HILL FIRE

Blaze in Brierley Hill destroys shed converted into a bar

NEWS ROUND-UP: Armed Brierley Hill teen avoids jail, Bewdley man faces “text sex” charges, public meeting to save Sedgley pub and Bromsgrove welcomes home Geoff Thomas.

NEWS ROUND-UP: Armed Brierley Hill teen avoids jail, Bewdley man faces “text sex” charges, public meeting to save Sedgley pub and Bromsgrove welcomes home Geoff Thomas.

Friday evening’s weather

Friday evening’s weather

Friday evening’s traffic and travel

Friday evening’s traffic and travel

Charlotte Cree with some of her artwork. SP (33809588)

Help Charlotte paint her way to fundraising goal

The young people took part in a number of teamwork challenges. SP (33793982)

Droitwich hosts youth conference to make a difference in the world

Sarah Leavesley, who writes under the name of Sarah James, with her new poetry collection plenty-fish. SP (33732744)

Droitwich poet Sarah launching new collection at Salt Fest

Stuart Baggs was found dead in the Isle of Man

UK entertainment news - family shattered by Stuart Baggs death, Game of Thrones set for three series finish and Guy Richie gets wed

National headlines - Cecil the lion hunter wanted to bag an elephant and MoD take strain to ease Calais traffic crisis

National headlines - Cecil the lion hunter wanted to bag an elephant and MoD may take strain to ease Calais traffic crisis

Traffic and travel - more Aussie misery at Edgebaston could mean delays on Brum roads

Traffic and travel - more Aussie misery at Edgbaston could mean delays on Brum roads

Hgh cloud and sunshine set in for a fine Friday

Hgh cloud and sunshine set in for a fine Friday

NEWS ROUND-UP: Sandwell Council fraud allegation costs, Redditch taxi driver cleared of sexual assault, Mary Stevens Park restoration and Stourport’s Lynne Beckett is happy.

NEWS ROUND-UP: Sandwell Council fraud allegation costs, Redditch cabbie cleared of sexual assault, Mary Stevens Park revamp and Stourport’s Lynne Beckett is happy.

Thursday evening’s weather

Thursday evening’s weather

Thursday evening’s traffic and travel

Thursday evening’s traffic and travel

Spot checks launched to prevent recycling becoming contaminated in Droitwich

Spot checks launched to prevent recycling becoming contaminated in Droitwich

Electric fence unit stolen from near Droitwich

Tools taken from garage in Hadzor

Droitwich car parks give hour's parking away free

Droitwich car parks give hour's parking away free

TRAGIC: Jon was tragically killed in a car crash two years ago

Charity game in memory of talented football Jon Palmer penned into fixture list

Help, there's a squirrel lying on the ground! Police reveal details of ridiculous calls.

Help, there's a squirrel lying on the ground! Police reveal details of ridiculous calls.

Fuel stolen from Stoke Prior using owner's own wheelbarrows

Fuel stolen from Stoke Prior using owner's own wheelbarrows

Cash for good causes in Droitwich on offer from international media group Gannett

Cash for good causes in Droitwich on offer from international media group Gannett

Droitwich company Vax launches new apprenticeship scheme

Droitwich company Vax launches new apprenticeship scheme

Each night up to 2,000 migrants try to use the Channel Tunnel to get to Britain

National headlines - PM resists sending in troops as hundreds of migrants try to reach UK through Channel Tunnel

Swinger mum Tracy Bennett has been jailed

From our sister papers around the UK - swinger mum Tracy Bennett jailed and dramatic rescue from plane wreck

traffic and travel - roads and rail moving well so far for Thursday journey to work

Traffic and travel - roads and rail moving well so far for Thursday journey to work

Thursday weather - dry and light cloud and summer could be back for the weekend

Thursday weather - dry with light cloud and summer could be back for the weekend

Police appeal following serious accident in Kidderminster

Police appeal following serious accident in Kidderminster

NEWS ROUND UP: Dudley Council branded “Islamophobic”, first same sex wedding in Kidderminster, Stourbridge gym closure mystery and Bromsgrove street clean up.

NEWS ROUND UP: Dudley Council branded “Islamophobic”, first same sex wedding in Kidderminster, Stourbridge gym closure mystery and Bromsgrove street clean up.

Wednesday evening’s weather

Wednesday evening’s weather

Wednesday evening’s traffic and travel

Wednesday evening’s traffic and travel

Nigel Huddleston MP delivers a letter in mid-Worcestershire. SP (33604029)

Nigel takes to the streets of mid-Worcestershire to take in life as a postman

SAVIOUR: Resident Steve Evans with heroin Lola and owner Teresa Armstrong.Picture by Paul Jackson. 3115912803

Residents escape Malvern arson attack thanks to Lola the spaniel

Motorist attacked by angered cyclist in Malvern

Motorist attacked by angered cyclist in Malvern

CRASH: Truck on its side.Picture by Evesham Safer Neighbourhood Team

Truck on its side after Broadway crash

PCSOs jobs under threat as West Midlands Police faces huge budget cuts

PCSO jobs under threat as West Midlands Police faces huge budget cuts

Actor Tom Cruise whose Mission: Impossible costume is expected to sell for £7,000

Entertainment headlines - Cruise costume could sell for £7k and fans' dismay as X-Factor star quits

Running rhinos at West Midlands Safari Park. Picture by Newsteam (19280504)

Let animal magic at safari park inspire artistic creations

Tanvir Hussain says his human rights were violated in jail

National headlines - Judges to rule on terrorists' human rights claim and Brits pay more than French at Disney Paris

Traffic and travel - No major problems but delays expected in Birmingham for the Ashes test

Traffic and travel - No major problems but delays expected in Birmingham for the Ashes test

NEW ROLE: Nigel Huddleston is heading up a new cross-party group aimed at reducing VAT for the tourism industry

EXCLUSIVE: County MP campaigning for tourism VAT cut received £5,000 towards election campaign

Wednesday weather - sun comes out for the middle of the working week

Wednesday weather - sun comes out for the middle of the working week

Street lights like these on Henwick Road, St Johns, may be switched off bewteen Midnight and 6am in a bid to save money. Pic Jonathan Barry  3.2.14  0614513001 (3786636)

Turning street lights off at night does not lead to more crime or traffic accidents, says report

Ten people hurt after gazebo blows over at Three Counties Showground. Picture by Jonathan Barry

Five people in hospital after gazebo blows over at Three Counties Showground

NEWS ROUND-UP: Dudley Mosque debate, Stourbridge drug dealer jailed, unprovoked attack on Redditch youth and Bromsgrove centurion celebrates birthday.

NEWS ROUND-UP: Dudley Mosque debate, Stourbridge drug dealer jailed, unprovoked attack on Redditch youth and Bromsgrove centurion celebrates birthday.

Keep in touch with local news

Sign up for email alerts

Most read stories

  • 1

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

Research local amenities