Live Hereford United latest - council says leases are forfeited

Kidderminster Shuttle: The secretary of Redditch United says Hereford United's playing budget is "not sustainable".

9:11am Friday 24th October 2014

Herefordshire Council last night tried to take possession of the Edgar Street ground.

Missing teen found safe and well

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:47am Friday 24th October 2014

POLICE hunting for a missing 14-year-old Black Country boy say he has been found safe and well.

Missing Rowley Regis teen found safe and well

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:43am Friday 24th October 2014

POLICE hunting for a missing 14-year-old Rowley Regis boy say he has been found safe and well.

Three arrested for attempted theft in Stourbridge

Kidderminster Shuttle: webpix police generic

10:06am Friday 24th October 2014

THREE people have been arrested for attempted theft in Stourbridge this morning (Friday).

Man critically injured after car crash with petrol tanker

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:01am Friday 24th October 2014

A MAN was critically injured in a crash between his car and an empty petrol tanker yesterday evening.

Breaking news Herefordshire Council attempt to take possession of Edgar Street

Kidderminster Shuttle:

11:28pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

HEREFORDSHIRE Council have confirmed that they attempted to take possession of Hereford United's Edgar Street ground and its related land tonight.

Night of choral singing in Stourbridge

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:00am Friday 24th October 2014

POPULAR Kidderminster Male Choir will be performing at the next Local & Live concert in Stourbridge this weekend.

Arrest warrants issued for not surrendering to bail

10:21am Friday 24th October 2014

WARRANTS have been issued for people who failed to surrender to bail.

Theft sentence hearing adjourned for a week

10:15am Friday 24th October 2014

A SENTENCE hearing for a woman guilty of stealing a toy from a Kidderminster supermarket has been adjourned for a week.

Man 'forgot' to sign sex offenders register

10:08am Friday 24th October 2014

A MAN required to sign the sex offenders register every year failed to do so because he forgot the date he needed to do it by.

Support Your Christmas Lights...

Kidderminster Shuttle: CHRISTMAS IN LEDBURY - the lights go on, and the town celebrates/

10:06am Friday 24th October 2014

LEDBURY people are being asked to dig deep and support the Christmas Lights, through a new collection box initiative.

Sexual assault case committed to Worcester Crown Court

9:52am Friday 24th October 2014

A MAN appeared at a Kidderminster court charged with two counts of sexual assault and one attempted sexual assault.

A Rise in Wedding Fees is "Discriminatory"?

9:52am Friday 24th October 2014

GETTING married by a registrar in Hereford will be far cheaper than having the same service in Ledbury, from now on.

Club defends controversial political advert

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:56am Friday 24th October 2014

KIDDERMINSTER Harriers chiefs have today (October 24) confirmed that an advert promoting right-wing party UKIP will remain at the ground.

Appeal for witnesses as violent Stourport attack

9:44am Friday 24th October 2014

A MAN suffered serious facial injuries in an unprovoked attack near a petrol station in Stourport.

Royal visitor to officially open Bromsgrove's emergency hub

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:45am Friday 24th October 2014

A ROYAL visitor will be officially opening Bromsgrove's new joint police and fire station tomorrow, (October 30).

Ludlow GP surgery plans to expand

Kidderminster Shuttle: The Portcullis Surgery has plans to expand its current site.

9:26am Friday 24th October 2014

A LUDLOW GP surgery that had hoped to move into new premises at the dropped Hospital and Health Village at the Eco Park has decided to extend the existing premises.

Man suffers critical injuries following a crash between car and an empty petrol tanker

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:16am Friday 24th October 2014

A MAN suffered critical injuries following a crash between a car and an empty petrol tanker sitting near the Ombersley junction of a bust dual carriageway.

Protect the vulnerable this winter

8:46am Friday 24th October 2014

COTSWOLD residents are being urged to look out for vulnerable neighbours who may be at risk from the cold this winter.

Iraqi man chatted up 'cute' Droitwich 14-year-old girl - while she was in her school uniform

8:42am Friday 24th October 2014

A MAN made unwanted advances towards a frightened girl of just 14 in Droitwich while she was dressed in her school uniform.

Left Bank granted premises licence

Kidderminster Shuttle: 1416_7001(l-r) Gary Waring, co-leaseholder of the Left Bank, with his children Joe, Lauren, Natalia Minette. (5444815)Picture by James Maggs.

8:32am Friday 24th October 2014

A BID to allow an iconic Hereford venue to serve alcohol 24 hours a day has been branded "thoughtless" by a licensing boss.

Five things you need to know Friday

Kidderminster Shuttle:

8:17am Friday 24th October 2014

1. Top story: Woobar in Worcester city centre re-opens under new management

Event fostering friendship between faiths being held in Bromsgrove

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:40am Friday 24th October 2014

TOWNSFOLK are being invited to a festival organised to foster friendship, goodwill and understanding between Muslims, Christians and Jews.

Tenbury Hospital could be used for more services

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:11am Friday 24th October 2014

TENBURY Hospital could be used to provide more GP based services in a move that could also help secure the future of the hospital in Burford.

Councillor calls to revive Stourport twinning

Kidderminster Shuttle:

7:00am Friday 24th October 2014

A STOURPORT councillor is appealing for residents and organisations to get involved with partnerships with the town’s twin, Villeneuve-le-Roi in France.

Primary school children celebrate harvest

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:30am Friday 24th October 2014

PUPILS at Bewdley Primary School have been taking part in a week of harvest celebrations.

Heartless thieves steal from wheelchair user - police tell him 'solve it yourself'

Kidderminster Shuttle: Catalytic convertor stolen from disabled man's Sprinter van on Ferndale Road & in response him & his fiancee were told to conduct their own house to house enquiries. 
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6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

POLICE told a disabled man to carry out his own investigations after thieves broke into a wheelchair-accessible vehicle and stole a catalytic converter.

Add your voice to charity fundraiser

Kidderminster Shuttle:

6:00am Friday 24th October 2014

CHOIRS from across Wyre Forest are invited to take part in a vocal event at Webbs Garden Centre to raise money for the county’s hospices.

Calling all young musicians

5:45am Friday 24th October 2014

THERE are still a few places on this half term's Livewire Central musician's development week at The Pavilion on Castle Green.

Former Stourbridge News journalist publishes ebook on health benefits of writing

Kidderminster Shuttle: Lyn Alderson

4:18pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A FORMER Stourbridge News journalist has published an ebook inviting people to find out how they can give their health a boost - by putting pen to paper.

Cannabis factory discovered on Halesowen estate

Kidderminster Shuttle: REJECTED AND DEJECTED: An Ammanford man was left disappointed after a judge refused to send him to jail.

3:53pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

POLICE raided a Halesowen industrial unit and discovered cannabis plants with a potential value of £300,000, a court heard.

Lye shoplifter hit with three month curfew

Kidderminster Shuttle:

3:30pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A LYE man who went shoplifting four times in a matter of days must now obey a three month curfew.

Breaking news Bewdley fire station may no longer be safe as plans announced for central hub

Kidderminster Shuttle: Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service was called to deal with a fire at Bedstone College, Bucknell

2:50pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

BEWDLEY fire station may not be as safe as it was made out to be at the start of the month as new plans have emerged to move the crew to a central hub and close the station.

Spruce up for Cradley Heath coppice

Kidderminster Shuttle:

3:36pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

A NATURE reserve was given a timely spruce-up as part of Sandwell Council’s Safer 6 campaign in Cradley Heath.

Oldbury pub brawl left peacemaker injured

Kidderminster Shuttle: REJECTED AND DEJECTED: An Ammanford man was left disappointed after a judge refused to send him to jail.

2:45pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

AN ugly brawl in an Oldbury pub landed a man who helped keep young offenders out of further trouble in the dock.

Stourbridge eco group invites people to harvest share and apple juicing day

Kidderminster Shuttle: A total of 142 varieties were available to view at the apple fair held in Craven Arms.

2:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

TRANSITION Stourbridge have teamed up with local quakers to stage a harvest share and apple juicing day at the Friends Meeting House in Scotts Road on November 1.

Ludlow Castle Gardens designated as a site of special interest

Kidderminster Shuttle: (11839565)

11:34am Thursday 23rd October 2014

CASTLE gardens in Ludlow have been designated as a site of special interest.

West Mercia Police launch emergency contact disc

Kidderminster Shuttle:

1:00pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

WEST Mercia Police has launched a tax disc replacement, which contains vital information to help emergency services attending the scene of an accident.

Businessman bankrupt as property sale turns sour in the courts

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

Tony Hamed says he'll fight a bankruptcy order made over a continent spanning case that went as far as the UK Supreme Court

Baby died after delayed emergency birth

Kidderminster Shuttle:

11:01am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A HOSPITAL boss told an inquest there were lessons to be learned after a newborn died following a delayed emergency birth in Hereford.

Vegan way proves a hit in Hereford

Kidderminster Shuttle:

11:34am Thursday 23rd October 2014

AS someone who once found it hard to fit in five fruit and veg in a week, nevermind a day, I could never have imagined that my name would find itself on a vegan restaurant booking form.

Halesowen solicitors in charity bake-off

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:05pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

SOLICITORS from Halesowen will be swapping their legal briefs for baking tins and creating Halloween-themed cakes which will be sold in aid of children’s charity Barnardo’s tomorrow (Friday).

Dudley gardens to get £1.3m makeover

Kidderminster Shuttle: Coronation Gardens are in for a £1.3m upgrade 320547L

11:36am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A DUDLEY landmark is to get a £1.3m makeover which will include the refurbishment of a famous fountain's waterworks.

Car thief raids Rowley Regis shop

Kidderminster Shuttle: REJECTED AND DEJECTED: An Ammanford man was left disappointed after a judge refused to send him to jail.

11:21am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A TEENAGE car thief used a stolen vehicle for a gang raid on a Rowley Regis shop, a court heard.

Charity helping young people across the Black Country get into work

Kidderminster Shuttle: .

11:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

CHILDREN'S charity Barnardo’s is helping unemployed young people across the Black Country get on the career ladder.

Rowley Regis druggie tried to strangle his mum

Kidderminster Shuttle: REJECTED AND DEJECTED: An Ammanford man was left disappointed after a judge refused to send him to jail.

10:59am Thursday 23rd October 2014

A DRUG addict has been jailed for 10 months after a court heard he tried to strangle his mother at her Rowley Regis home.

Police release suspect image in Netherton robber hunt

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:35am Thursday 23rd October 2014

POLICE have released an image of a man who ripped a gold chain from the neck of a shop worker.

Halesowen drinkers left in the dark

Kidderminster Shuttle:

10:44am Thursday 23rd October 2014

DRINKERS will be left in the dark after councillors refused permission for a Halesowen pub to light up an outdoor bar and seating area.

Stourbridge people invited to have say on future of Mary Stevens Park

Kidderminster Shuttle: Mary Stevens Park

10:00am Thursday 23rd October 2014

STOURBRIDGE folk are being urged to have their say on the future of Mary Stevens Park by taking part in a survey.

Dudley mum set for Sahara trek

Kidderminster Shuttle: Leanne Williams getting set for her charity trek

9:25am Thursday 23rd October 2014

TIRELESS Dudley cancer champion Leanne Williams embarks on her biggest challenge to date early next month when she attempts a seven-day trek across the Sahara Desert.



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