FIREFIGHTERS from Droitwich and Worcester were called to a fire involving a lorry's brakes on the M5 southbound.
FIRE crews were called to a fire at the former Tolladine Golf Course in Worcester.
WORCESTERSHIRE collected two bowling bonus points but were held up by a fine century from Northamptonshire batsman Rob Keogh on day one of the Specsavers County Championship clash.
WORCESTER beat visitors Tewkesbury by 24 shots 98-74 after winning on four of the five triples.
MARTLEY decamped to Fladbury with the Jewry Field hosting the annual village show and dodged the showers to pick up 17 points against Kidderminster thirds.
WORCESTERSHIRE Black Knights American football team welcomed East Essex Sabres to Kings Norton’s rugby base in Alvechurch.
MALVERN cricketer Georgia Hennessy helped Western Storm to the final of the first Kia Super League.
DROITWICH bowler Jacey Foster was in seventh heaven after she helped Worcestershire Girls’ Under-15s to an unlikely victory.
A HEATWAVE engulfing Worcester is expected to cool off tomorrow (Wednesday), with the mercury forecast to drop to around 22C.
A DISABLED widow has spoken of the terrifying moment she was nearly run over by a speeding car which dragged her dog under the wheels.
A PENSIONER from Littleworth, near Worcester, has hit out at "cruel" cuts to the village's bus service.
TOMORROW night's proposed clash between a Warriors development XV and RGC 1404 from Colwyn Bay has been cancelled due to a virus in the away team's camp.
A FORMER Worcester resident has been appointed the first female chairman of Birmingham Press Club.
A CBEEBIES star delighted youngsters at a garden party in memory of a little girl which raised £18,500 for charity.
FOOTPATH works in Worcester city centre are causing heavy traffic.
THE former custodian of a historic Worcestershire country house is facing jail after sexually abusing a young girl there more than 20 years ago.
FORMER England netball captain Pamela Cookey has retired from playing in a bid to make a “significant impact” at Worcester-based Severn Stars.
A YOUNG person's leisure club in Worcester has been celebrating its 40th anniversary with a family fun day.
MANAGER Carl Heeley says he will keep one eye on the transfer market but insists he is happy with Worcester City’s squad.
HAVE you seen cat which has been missing from the WR3 area of Worcester for eight weeks.
TEDDY bears of all shapes and sizes will join in the fun at Pershore Abbey during the town's renowned Plum Fayre.
COFFEE lovers enjoyed a special fundraising vintage tea party earlier this month.
AN intrepid volunteer from Worcester who has raised thousands for some of the world's most vulnerable children has organised a lively fundraiser to boost the grand total.
MOTORCYLE enthusiasts are expected to turn out in force for this year's Shelsley Walsh Bike Festival at the historic hill climb course in Worcestershire
BURGLARS targeted the home of an elderly man from Norton, near Worcester, while he was out one evening.
THE electricity supply has been restored to homes following a power cut in the Malvern area.
A WORCESTER man wanted on recall to prison has been found by police.
CONCERNED parents say plans to cut health visitor jobs will see vital services for families being lost.
MEMBERS of the thin blue line will be joining the chairman of Malvern Hills District Council on his charity trek for mental health groups.
Lorry crash on M5 southbound has blocked carriageway in Droitwich
CLUBBERS will be raving and raising money as a successful party night returns in aid of a children's hospice.
WASTE collection services in Worcester will run largely as normal over the bank holiday week.
A VOLUNTEER recruitment drive has been launched by St Richard's Hospice.
HOSPITAL bosses in Worcester may have to cancel non-urgent operations as they are told to prepare for a winter crisis.
TEA and cakes will be on offer at Ripple Parish Church on Sunday and Monday of the Bank Holiday weekend from 2pm to 5pm.
A SHORT service will be held at the Worcestershire Regiment Memorial Stone in Gheluvelt Park, Worcester, on Friday to remember the 1st Bn Worcestershire Regiment who on August 26, 1944, helped to liberate the town of Vernon in France.
SPINNER Ben Twohig returned a five-wicket haul for Worcestershire on day one of the day-night Second Eleven Championship match with Warwickshire seconds at Edgbaston.
AMERICAN husband-and-wife folk duo Dana and Susan Robinson will be opening the new season of arts events at Malvern venue Elmslie House with a concert on Saturday, September 3.
PEOPLE can enjoy a picnic featuring foods from different cultures at The Commadery's gardens today (Tuesday).
THERE have been some new appointments and changes among the movers and shakers of accountants and business advisors Haines Watts in Worcester.
MP Harriett Baldwin will this week be visiting Upton for her weekly advice surgery.
A WORCESTERSHIRE IT and software provider has been shortlisted as a finalist for an award which recognises its work in developing young people and providing jobs.
MASTER cabinet maker John Beavan made his first piece of furniture at the age of seven – he cut up his mum’s ironing board to create a chair.
A FARM near Malvern will be opening its gates to allow members of the public to see how hops and apples are grown and harvested.
A FATHER had to be pepper-sprayed in front of his children after he resisted an officer who suspected he had been driving a stolen car, a court was told.
YOUNG gun Colby Bishop says he is hoping for more opportunities to play alongside his “role model” Lee Hughes at Worcester City.
CAPTAIN Daryl Mitchell admits Worcestershire have “made life difficult for themselves” to gain promotion from Specsavers County Championship Division Two.
HANLEY Doreen Remembering you today and always. From Joan and Family.
INGHAM Stanley Dad, grandad and great grandad. Always in our thoughts. Megan, John and Family.
HANLEY Doreen Treasured memories of a loving wife, mother and grandmother who died seven years ago on 23rd August 2002. Often a silent tear for someone who is always in our thoughts. Peter, Jacci and family