Gutsy car crash survivor gears up for charity bike in aid of hospital that treated him

Kidderminster Shuttle: Left to right - Tom Meade, Damian Chana, Kionne Potter and Dan Timmins.

5:26pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

FULLY recovered Dan Timmins never forgot the kindness showed to him by staff at Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth Hospital after being involved in freak car accident near Wassell Grove over two years ago.

Drug dealer tried to grab a gun during police raid in Dudley

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:43pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A DANGEROUS crook who attempted to grab a loaded gun during a police raid in Dudley has been jailed for ten years.

Stourbridge comedy theatre group seeks new behind-the-scenes stars

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:20pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A NORTON based comedy theatre group has appealed for help in the hope of improving its productions.

TOWIE couple add glamour to Wordsley charity event

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:11pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

STARS from The Only Way is Essex added glamour to a Wordsley beauty salon's bumper charity event.

Hereford cyclist "critical but stable" following collision with steam roller at Cambridgeshire race

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:35pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A HEREFORD cyclist is "critical but stable" after he was in collision with a stationary vehicle during a race in Cambridgeshire last weekend.

PM praises Hereford's Herefords

Kidderminster Shuttle: Phil Allman, of Sutton St Nicholas, has a chat with Prime Minister David Cameron  before his cow 'Hannah' was crowned the champion Hereford in the cow and calf category.

2:19pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

With the Prime Minister looking on, it was a ‘Hereford from Hereford’ that picked up the top prize in the breed’s cow and calf class at the prestigious Royal Welsh Show in Builth Wells last week.

Wordsley woman took overdose after becoming increasingly depressed, inquest told

Kidderminster Shuttle:

3:30pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A WORDSLEY woman with a history of mental health problems took an overdose after becoming increasingly depressed following her mother's death, an inquest was told.

Water rescue team saves shot heron in Cradley Heath

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:58pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

WATER rescue crews from Perry Barr Fire Station were called to assist a heron in distress in Cradley Heath on Sunday.

Before the courts

Kidderminster Shuttle: Squatters failed to report death of man in Southall - dug grave in garden for body

2:30pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

The following appeared at Dudley Magistrates Court between July 21 and 25:

Tributes to Darby and Joan stalwart

Kidderminster Shuttle: Renie Holt

12:35pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

LARGER than life Kingswinford character Renie Holt has died at the age of 95.

St Giles Church commemorating the Great War

10:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

St Giles' Church in Rowley will be commemorating the beginning of the Great War in both it's Sunday services this weekend.

Garden fete set for Rowley Regis this weekend

10:18am Tuesday 29th July 2014

ST PAUL'S Court sheltered housing development in Rowley Regis is holding a garden fete on Saturday.

Netherton computer expert shared online child porn with other sickos

Kidderminster Shuttle:

9:53am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A NETHERTON computer expert who shared his sickening collection of child pornography available to other perverts has avoided jail.

Pensnett man spared jail after drunken and armed outburst at hospital

Kidderminster Shuttle: Russells Hall Hospital in Dudley

8:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

A 24-YEAR-OLD Pensnett man who returned to Russells Hall Hospital armed with a metal bar after being ejected from the premises by security staff because of his drunken aggressive behaviour has been spared jail.

Evesham hair stylist shines in national competition

Kidderminster Shuttle: Lew Lew and Chris Groves outside OneTwoSix Hair Studio in Evesham.

5:08pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

AN Evesham hairdresser is set to rise to fame as he makes his mark at a national competition this weekend.

Electronic games ban at County Hall

Kidderminster Shuttle:

5:00pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

THE playing of electronic games like Solitaire is officially being banned at Worcestershire County Council.

Creativity and fun on menu at Worcester Show

Kidderminster Shuttle: From bikes to ukuleles: Andrew Currie, Worcester Vintage Cycle Club, Peter Tooke and Kevin Kilmartin from Worcester Ukelele Club, Jo Bourke, Worcester Vintage Cycle Club and David Pygott, Worcester Ukelele Club, prepare for Worcester Show. Picture by Paul

4:50pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

IT IS the final countdown to the jam-packed Worcester Show which will feature everything from bike rides to beekeeping advice.

Al Fresco pizza bar opens at Daylesford

Kidderminster Shuttle: (8730267)

4:30pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

PEOPLE can enjoy long summer evenings at Daylesford Farm with the opening of the Al Fresco Pizza Bar.

Worcester hospital to benefit from £250,000 windfall

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Spire South Bank Hospital, Bath Road, feature on new facilities...............Spire Eye Centre (7072237)

4:12pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

AN EYE clinic based at a Worcester Hospital is expanding the services it can offer thanks to a £250,000 investment.

Final countdown to Brailes Summer Show

Kidderminster Shuttle: PRETTY AS A PICTURE: A view of Brailes Hill from Ilmington Downs.

4:09pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

IT is the final countdown for the Brailes Village Show which is set to offer plenty of family entertainment.

Trust driving clinical research

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:06pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

MORE than 70 separate medical research trials are currently underway across Wye Valley NHS Trust (WVT).

Malvern woman sent another patient's personal details

Kidderminster Shuttle:

4:08pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A MALVERN woman has criticised the organisation running mental health services in Worcestershire after she was sent a letter containing sensitive information about another patient.

Don't wing it with bread - give the swans something nutritious

Kidderminster Shuttle: Don't wing it with bread - give the swans something nutritious

3:48pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

FEEDING the swans on the Severn is a favourite past time - but a new project hopes to improve their diet as well as give something back.

Gloucester Cathedral to pay tribute to county's fallen

3:46pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

GLOUCESTER Cathedral will pay tribute to the county's fallen on Monday to commemorate the start of the First World War.

Gloucester Cathedral to pay tribute to county's fallen

Kidderminster Shuttle: Libray photo dated 25/9/16 showing British Troops going over the top to support an attack by XIV Corps on Morval during the Battle of the Somme in the 1914-1918 First World War.

3:46pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

GLOUCESTER Cathedral will pay tribute to the county's fallen on Monday to commemorate the start of the First World War.

Class of 2014 graduate from Cotswold nursery

Kidderminster Shuttle: Four-year-old Grace Conway receiving her graduation certificate from Duty Manager Katherine Williams

3:40pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A SPECIAL graduation ceremony was held for 14 children from a nursery near Shipson.

Organisation pledges to support offenders with learning difficulties

Kidderminster Shuttle: (Front row L-R): Sally Lapsley, Vice chair of Worcestershire People's Parliament and Susannah Stennett from Warwickshire and West Mercia Community Rehabilitation. (Back row L-R): Chandry Mistry from Warwickshire and West Mercia Community Rehabilitatio

3:27pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

AN ORGANISATION working with offenders has pledged to ensure all staff are fully trained to help those with learning difficulties.

Droitwich mother in six year battle for disabled son's benefits

3:16pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A DROITWICH woman has spoken out over her concerns for people caring for family members with disabilities, after a six year battle with Worcestershire County Council to receive the right benefits for her son with Down’s Syndrome.

Free community fun day and reunion for former Austin workers being held

Kidderminster Shuttle:

3:10pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A COMMUNITY fun day, reuniting former Austin workers, is being held this weekend.

Fete Success

2:58pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

TARRINGTON fete on July 19 raised £3700 for church funds.

Give old bikes and furniture a new lease of life in Malvern

Kidderminster Shuttle: (L-R) Nick Trotman from Malvern Cycles with Worcestershire County Council cabinet member for the environment Cllr Anthony Blagg and Worcestershire Lifestyles chief executive Tony Whitcher at Malvern Household Recycling Centre.

2:42pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

UNWANTED bicycles and furniture are being given a new lease of life in Malvern.

Give old bikes and furniture a new lease of life in Malvern

Kidderminster Shuttle: (L-R) Nick Trotman from Malvern Cycles with Worcestershire County Council cabinet member for the environment Cllr Anthony Blagg and Worcestershire Lifestyles chief executive Tony Whitcher at Malvern Household Recycling Centre.

2:39pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

UNWANTED bicycles and furniture are being given a new lease of life in Malvern.

Skate park and Christmas lights for Ledbury - on the agenda at meeting

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

2:39pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

THE NEXT meeting of the town's Environment and Leisure Committee will take place on Thursday, September 11, from 7.30pm in the Market House.

Man arrested after row that closed Worcester street

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:40pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A MAN was arrested after a row in the centre of Worcester this morning.

Green Worries Over Lorry Speeds

Kidderminster Shuttle: Felicity Norman: Cuts debate situation "a shambles".

2:32pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

Herefordshire Council Green Councillors, Felicity Norman and Jenny Bartlett have expressed concern at Government plans to increase the speed limit for lorries on rural roads from 40mph to 50mph.

Planning Ahead

2:19pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

THERE will be a meeting of the Neighbourhood Plan Working Party at 7pm, in the Ledbury Town Council Offices, on Tuesday, August 5.

The Commonwealth and Ledbury

2:17pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

COMMONWEALTH Day could be widely celebrated in Ledbury, next March.

Ledbury support for AONB

2:09pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

LEDBURY Town Council has given a voluntary contribution of £350 towards the Malvern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty partnership.

Leader of opposition Labour group slams delays to Bromsgrove's Local Plan

Kidderminster Shuttle:

2:00pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

THE leader of the opposition Labour group on Bromsgrove District Council has slammed the delays to the town's Local Plan.

Remember a loved one at St Richard's Hospice

1:51pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

BEREAVED families in Droitwich are being invited to plant a wooden sunflower to remember their loved ones at St Richard’s Hospice this weekend.

Vale physiotherapist lends a hand at Commonwealth Games

Kidderminster Shuttle: Physiotherapist Lorraine Middleburgh is putting her skills to good use at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow as a volunteer this summer.

1:43pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

AS athletes from around the world were busy preparing for this summer's Commonwealth Games so was a physiotherapist from the Vale.

First World War service held at Catshill War Memorial

Kidderminster Shuttle: Residents from Catshill gather to commemorate 100 years since the of outbreak of the First World War.

1:19pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

CATSHILL and North Marlbrook residents marked the centenary of the First World War with a short service held on Monday, July 28.

Appeal for missing Tewkesbury man Jimmy Thompson

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:55pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

POLICE in Tewkesbury are appealing for information in connection with the disappearance of a man from the town.

Special guest attending Bromsgrove Museum campaign meeting

Kidderminster Shuttle:

12:50pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

THERE will be a special guest to a public meeting where an appeal to reopen Bromsgrove Museum is being launched.

Rock God Memories of Ledbury Writer.

Kidderminster Shuttle: INTERNATIONAL ROCK CRITIC: Mark Beech, of Ledbury.

12:47pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

IF you've drunk whisky with Keith Richards and upset Madonna's PR men, you must be Mark Beech, of Donnington.

Former Leominster MP celebrates golden wedding anniversary

Kidderminster Shuttle: Lord Peter Temple-Morris and Lady Tahere Temple-Morris are photographed on the Terrace of the Lords with Bishop John Oliver.

12:41pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A FORMER Leominster MP has celebrated 60 years of happy marriage.

Bake sale raised £200 for new library books

Kidderminster Shuttle: Staff dressed up as book character for the bake sale

12:39pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A BAKE sale at Chipping Campden School raised £200 for new books in the library.

Worcestershire pageant contestant is making her comeback to inspire baby boy

Kidderminster Shuttle: CHALLENGE: Nicola Brown is to compete in Miss Midlands 2014

12:09pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

AFTER four years, relocation and a baby boy, a part-time model and pageant contestant is making her comeback.

Worcestershire pageant contestant is making her comeback to inspire baby boy

Kidderminster Shuttle: CHALLENGE: Nicola Brown is to compete in Miss Midlands 2014

12:09pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

AFTER four years, relocation and a baby boy, a part-time model and pageant contestant is making her comeback.

Can you be a backing singer for Kinky Farnham?

Kidderminster Shuttle: (8706854)

12:05pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

A NINE-piece funk, soul and blues band is on the look out for some new backing singers.



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