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(From left) Volunteers who have helped with the Ledbury Town Plan; Sally Holliday, Nina Shields, Nick Morris and Christine Tustin

Town Plan already bearing fruit for Ledbury

Julie Hardiman (centre), with Luan Wall, personal trainer, and Hot Runner  organiser Steve Worrallo

Kidderminster fundraiser in ‘Hot Runner’

Tourism providers offer special discounts during its Welcome Open Weekend

Car parking survey gathers momentum

HISTORY LOVERS: Worcester Mayor, Roger Knight, with re-enactors spanning the centuries at The Commandery.

More than 2,000 years of history brought to life at Worcester's Commandery

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Queenswood School which has been rated 'Good' by Ofsted

"Outstanding" behaviour of pupils at Ledbury school praised by Ofsted inspector

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An unseasonal display

Meeah Bakhtiari before her birthday haircut

Kidderminster girl’s poignant charity haircut in memory of her friend

Kirsty and Kyle Morgan, who travelled to Greece to undergo IVF treatment

Hereford's IVF couple contacted by would-be parents around the world

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NEW EXHIBITION: Malvern Artist Bridget Macdonald with some of her paintings in her new exhibition This Green Earth, at Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum.

Malvern artist's new exhibition launches at Worcester art gallery

Redditch Town Hall.

Victory in Redditch as town receives £88,000 Government grant

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Mark Hamer, managing director of Home Instead in Worcester, is supporting the Alzheimer's Society's Side by Side scheme.

Charity supporting people with dementia appeals for volunteers for new activities scheme

Elderly woman rescued from house fire in Church Stretton

Elderly woman rescued from house fire in Church Stretton

Harriett Baldwin (54780400)

MP Harriett Baldwin says that we want to see the best possible medical services across the whole county

Paramedic treatment for Ludlow road accident victim

Paramedic treatment for Ludlow road accident victim

The scene at Worcester Racecourse on Thursday, after flood water seeped through from the swollen River Severn (Picture by Jonathan Barry)

Weekend rainfall 'not expected to increase river levels', says Environment Agency

Richard Walker donated his retirement gift to the Help Appeal to build more helipads in hospitals

Kind hearted ex-Kidderminster bin man’s retirement gift to charity

Drones used by police in south Shropshire

Drones used by police in south Shropshire

Kitchen destroyed by fire (55722595)

Fire service warns over safety in the kitchen

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Worcestershire cricketers catch a cookery class

Dave Bissell and Jack Andow (55286223)

Ludlow Cancer Support Group

Herefordshire Council has rejected two bids by Gladman Homes to build on land south of Leadon Way in Ledbury in the past year.

Planning inquiry told of "unwanted and aggressive" housing development earmarked for Ledbury

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SCENE: The house where the man fell in Bath Road, Worcester. Picture by James Connell.. (55754240)

Worcester roof fall man recovering well in QE after suffering a bruised head and two broken ribs

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iPad and jewellery stolen in Upton Warren

One of the model types taken during the theft. (55783794)

Large number of model vehicles stolen from Bromsgrove warehouse

Year seven pupils, Amy Wicks, 12, and Kieran Hateley, 11, learning about smoothies at the Aston Fields Middle School's All Different: All Equal day. (55793050)

Pupils celebrate cultures from around the world

Depave aims to reduce flooding in Sanders Park overspill car park.

Depave project set to reduce flooding and water pollution

CHEERS! John Nowacki and Grant Stain

Ale alchemist arrives at Redditch's The Black Tap pub

Picture by Jemma Green

UPDATE: Man injured in incident at Hoo Farm Industrial Estate

Dudley Council handed over £40,000 to buy back the land at Hall Street

Search is on for new mosque site

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Husband and wife, Ross and Jenny Taylor are feeling the love in Dudley town centre this week.  Flowers donated by Deana George, owner of Deana Ann Flowers, a new flower shop in New Street.

Love is in the air as town sees pink

St Thomas' Network

Affordable homes plan for former Dudley community centre

New Miller and Carter restaurant creates 40 jobs

New Miller and Carter restaurant creates 40 jobs

Inquest opens into death of Redditch man Carl Merriman

Inquest opens into death of Redditch man Carl Merriman

Appeal for bags of items from Bromsgrove to help refugees in Calais and Dunkirk

Appeal for items from Bromsgrove people to help desperate refugees in Calais and Dunkirk

Bishop of Hereford, Richard Frith, in front of the new hoardings at Hereford Railway Station

VIDEO: Bishop of Hereford unveils hoardings featuring images of banned advert

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Tonnes of stone spilt on road near Ludlow

Tonnes of stone spilt on road near Ludlow

An artist’s CGI impression of the proposed Aldi store in Thorns Road, Lye

Aldi supermarket set for Lye after plans approved

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An architect's design of the the retail units.

Retail park plan to revive derelict Oldbury site

The new hall being constructed at Madinatul Uloom Islamic College

Planned new lecture hall for Kidderminster school set to be approved

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Mila the dog who cops say was beaten "within an inch of her life" by raiders at her home in Halesowen

Halesowen family shocked after family pet beaten during burglary

The dishwasher involved in the blaze. Pic by West Midlands Fire Service

Dishwasher blaze in Upper Gornal

Antonia (centre) pictured with Nick Knowles, Lawrence Llewellyn-Bowen, brother, Samuel and mother, Victoria. (55893715)

Community occupational therapist helps DIY SOS create dream home for disabled teenager

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A stitch in time for sewing group which is celebrating its second year

A stitch in time for sewing group which is celebrating its second year

Worcestershire firefighters called to two outdoor fires and a chimney fire

Worcestershire firefighters called to two outdoor fires and a chimney fire

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Stourbridge MP speaks to churches about refugee crisis

Stourbridge MP speaks to churches about refugee crisis

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SUPERFAST: Sander Kristel, Worcestershire County Council, director of commercial and change, Emma Bangham, manager at Number 8 Pershore, with Steve Henderson from BT, at the event in Pershore.

Superfast broadband has been rolled to more areas across Worcestershire

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Ballbearings fired in three incidents in Wythall

Ballbearings fired in three incidents in Wythall

DESPERATE: Sara Mortimer holding the original bill for £17.64 and a mini statement showing the actual amount deduced - £1,764  which is 100 times what was owed, Picture by James Connell. (55573684)

Family's bank account emptied after phone firm O2 puts decimal point in the wrong place

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Author Steve Griffiths signs one of his 'Late Love Poems' book watched by Ludlow Castle Book Shop proprieter Stanton Stephens.  (55169485)

Signed copies of love poems at Castle Book Shop in Ludlow

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