Scary Ledbury...

Kidderminster Shuttle: The figures were presented to Ledbury Town Council.

4:24pm Thursday 31st July 2014

IT is a sign of approaching autumn and darker nights, when the Ghost Walks return to Ledbury.

Cotswold village lines up musical talent

Kidderminster Shuttle: Flowers feature for Living August - Rachel Wilkes (8607678)

4:14pm Thursday 31st July 2014

LOVERS of music and natural beauty will make a beeline to a Cotswolds village that has really put itself on the map with an annual festival.

Worcester tops politeness survey

Kidderminster Shuttle: The West Country Class Pacific engine number 34046 Braunton passing over Worcester railway bridge. Picture by Colin Nash.

3:24pm Thursday 31st July 2014

WORCESTER has long been called the Faithful City, now it may be the UK's politest city too, according to a new survey.

Malvern's Finest...

2:22pm Thursday 31st July 2014

MALVERN women of note will be the theme of a talk at Bromyard's Conquest Theatre on October 8, at 7.30pm.

Stourport and Bewdley hubs to close

Kidderminster Shuttle:

11:12am Thursday 31st July 2014

HUBS in Stourport and Bewdley will close after Wyre Forest District Council upheld its cabinet's decision to axe the customer service centres.

Free play in Bewdley

Kidderminster Shuttle: ‘Good to be back’: Labour’s Nigel Knowles gained the Franche ward seat for his party. Buy this photo 201226M.

11:09am Thursday 31st July 2014

A PLAY commemorating the declaration of the First World War will take place in Bewdley.

Green Lung in Pershore

11:00am Thursday 31st July 2014

WILDLIFE is to get a boost in Pershore, because their town council has bought three acres of land, to encourage bio-diversity.

Autumn Spring Clean

10:54am Thursday 31st July 2014

PERSHORE Town Council is planning an autumn spring clean for the town, and is asking volunteers to sign up.

Crohn's sufferer overcomes illness to take on 10km challenge

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:50am Thursday 31st July 2014

A YEAR ago, Sophie Howard was so severely ill with Crohn’s disease she could not eat, suffered painful stomach cramps and was bed-bound in hospital for three weeks.

Care centre opened in Kidderminster

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Thursday 31st July 2014

A CARE and nursing agency has launched its services in north Worcestershire.

Library project receive £5k grant

Kidderminster Shuttle: Coun Campion said Worcestershire County Council has had to "slim down rapidly"

6:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER Library project to help local residents with their personal development has been awarded a grant of £5,000.

Showcase event will feature BBC star guest

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Thursday 31st July 2014

AN ANNUAL showcase of services available to senior residents will this year be opened by BBC Midlands Today presenter Nick Owen.

Classic cars on show at Severn Valley Railway

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Thursday 31st July 2014

CARS from the previous century were on display around Severn Valley Railway stations as part of its annual Classic Vehicle Day.

Promoted Article: Join the World's Biggest Coffee Morning with Macmillan

Kidderminster Shuttle: World's Biggest Coffee Morning

7:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

Join people in your area for the Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 26th September – all in the name of Macmillan Cancer Support. 

Six of the most dramatic pictures of today's fire at Eastbourne Pier

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:28pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A huge blaze and plumes of thick black smoke have engulfed Eastbourne Pier.

Serious assault in Stourport reported

Kidderminster Shuttle: REVIEW: The new police and crime commissioner for West Mercia says the force's buildings must be fit-for-purpose or could be sold.

3:26pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

A REPORT of a serious assault in Stourport involving a 51-year-old woman is being investigated by West Mercia Police.

Kidnap victim sobs as he tells court of beatings

Kidderminster Shuttle:

3:49pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

KIDNAP victim Wasim Yaqub sobbed as he told a jury how he was repeatedly hit with hammers and stripped naked in a storage unit after being seized outside his Kidderminster home.

'Kidnapped man stripped and beaten' court told

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:08am Wednesday 30th July 2014

A GANG kidnapped a man outside his home and held him captive in a storage unit where he was stripped naked and beaten with hammers after a £50,000 business deal went wrong, a court has been told.

Solicitors support Kemp Hospice

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:30am Wednesday 30th July 2014

A WYRE Forest law firm has raised £2,000 for Kemp Hospice.

Bewdley to reflect on First World War

Kidderminster Shuttle: The Rivern Severn, Bewdley.

7:00am Wednesday 30th July 2014

BEWDLEY’S branch of The Royal British Legion will hold a one hour vigil to mark the centenary of the First World War at the town centre’s war memorial.

School's memorial reading zone receives financial boost

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Wednesday 30th July 2014

PUPILS of a Kidderminster school were presented with a cheque for more than £500 from the town’s B&Q store.

Pub of the season named

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Wednesday 30th July 2014

A BEWDLEY pub has received an accolade from Wyre Forest CAMRA.

Kidderminster man arrested in international drug smuggling investigation

Kidderminster Shuttle: REVIEW: The new police and crime commissioner for West Mercia says the force's buildings must be fit-for-purpose or could be sold.

11:27am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER man was arrested yesterday as part of an international police investigation into a motorcycle gang that allegedly smuggled amphetamines into Australia from the UK.

Embankment fire extinguished

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

12:27pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A SMALL fire at a Severn Valley Railway embankment in Stourport Road, Kidderminster, was put out by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service last night.

Stranded injured man rescued from Clent Hills

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:04am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A MAN became stranded after he injured his leg on top of Clent Hills.

Open gardens raise £5k for charities

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:50am Tuesday 29th July 2014

MEMBERS of Kidderminster Horticultural Society who opened their gardens to the public have raised more than £5,000, which they will donate to two charities.

Meal to shoot up to space

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Tuesday 29th July 2014

AN Abberley pupil has won the chance to have a meal he designed cooked by celebrity chef Heston Blumenthal before it is sent into space.

Charity which supports the homeless is given cash boost

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A WYRE Forest charity which provides emergency accommodation for young homeless people has been given a grant of just under £15,000.

Breast cancer charity supported by supermarket

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A BREAST cancer charity will receive the support of a Kidderminster supermarket this year after it was named as the store's chosen cause.

Campaign to slow Bewdley's traffic

Kidderminster Shuttle: 20 MPH     (5090688)

6:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

BEWDLEY Town Council has called for a 20mph speed limit to protect pedestrians in the tourist town’s centre.

Physical assault in Kidderminster leaves man with significant facial injuries

Kidderminster Shuttle: REVIEW: The new police and crime commissioner for West Mercia says the force's buildings must be fit-for-purpose or could be sold.

4:23pm Monday 28th July 2014

A GOOD Samaritan suffered significant facial injuries after being physically assaulted with a glass object in Kidderminster town centre.

Bewdley Festival tickets to be released

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:55am Monday 28th July 2014

MIDGE Ure’s solo show has proved the most popular Bewdley Festival act according to early ticket sales figures.

CCTV set for Comberton Hill

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Monday 28th July 2014

A CCTV camera will be installed on Comberton Hill with the aim of tackling anti-social behaviour, after a long-running campaign for the equipment by local traders.

Public urged to bake for St Basils

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:50am Monday 28th July 2014

A CHARITY which helps homeless young people and those at risk of homelessness in Kidderminster is urging people to get involved in fundraising this summer by holding bake sales.

Blue Peter gold badge awarded to young fundraiser

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:40am Monday 28th July 2014

A KIDDERMINSTER pupil who suffers from a genetic heart abnormality has been awarded a gold Blue Peter badge due to his fundraising efforts.

Head retires after decade

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Monday 28th July 2014

THE headteacher of King Charles I School and Sixth Form Centre in Kidderminster is retiring after 10 years in the role.

Nursery children grow prize potatoes

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Monday 28th July 2014

GREEN-fingered pupils at a Kidderminster nursery have been learning about nature by growing their own potatoes.

Green light given for new library move

Kidderminster Shuttle: The Rivern Severn, Bewdley.

7:30am Sunday 27th July 2014

PLANS to relocate Bewdley Library into the town’s new medical centre have been given the go-ahead by Worcestershire County Council’s cabinet.

"Terrible" pathway is criticised

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

A RIVERSIDE pathway overgrown with seven-feet high weeds and nettles has been labelled "disgusting" by a Bewdley resident.

Campus construction marked with capsule

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Sunday 27th July 2014

TO mark the construction of a new £24.5 million learning campus in Kidderminster, users of the site buried a time capsule.

Prom goes off with a bang

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:10am Sunday 27th July 2014

YEAR 11 pupils at Baxter College rounded off their year in style by rolling up to their end-of-year prom in a variety of vehicles.

Animal theme for children's music festival

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

PUPILS of Great Witley Primary School joined other schools from all over Worcestershire to take part in a reception class music festival.

Railway TV advert relaunched

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

SEVERN Valley Railway has relaunched its television advertising campaign in the hope of attracting record numbers of visitors this summer.

Arts grants up for grabs

Kidderminster Shuttle: Pupils at St Woolos Primary painting plaster houses for a diorama centred on the Newport Ship to be displayed at the city centre campus of the University of South Wales. Pictured are pupils Ethan Sullivan, Cameron Roberts, and Janna Salam painting their m

6:50am Saturday 26th July 2014

ARTS groups in Wyre Forest are being invited to apply for grant funding.

Primary school pupils give residents history presentation

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Saturday 26th July 2014

PUPILS at Stourport Primary School showcased their years work at a special presentation.

New community allotments to open in Wolverley

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:20am Saturday 26th July 2014

WOLVERLEY Allotments Society has signed a lease with Wolverley Parish Council for a two-and-a-half acre plot to develop into a community allotment.

Wolverley pupils celebrate end of exams with prom night

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

PUPILS at Wolverley CE Secondary School celebrated completing their GCSE exams by organising their own Ace of Spades-themed school prom.

Funding u-turn saves debt service

Kidderminster Shuttle:

3:34pm Friday 25th July 2014

VULENRABLE families in Wyre Forest have been handed a lifeline after a government-backed agency reversed its original decision to slash funding to a local debt advice scheme.

British Legion branch needs support in the year that marks the anniversary of the First World War

3:27pm Friday 25th July 2014

THE chairman of a long-established Royal British Legion club is urging supporters to rally round to ensure that the club continues to run.

Unattended fire extinguished

Kidderminster Shuttle: Fire on stairs in St Leonards flats

1:46pm Friday 25th July 2014

AN UNATTENDED brazier fire was put out by Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service last night.


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