Ian Craig LATEST

Man pinned ex-wife on bed and punched her, court hears

Evesham Journal:

5:41pm Thursday 23rd April 2015

A MAN who pinned his ex-wife down on a bed, spat at her and punched her in the face has been handed a suspended prison sentence and a restraining order.

Brave new world facing Cotswolds after election

Evesham Journal:

10:15am Thursday 23rd April 2015

BIG changes could be afoot in the Cotswolds following next month’s district council election.

St John's woman was "neighbour from hell"

Evesham Journal:

9:56am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

A WIDOW described as “the neighbour from hell” has admitted failing to abide by an order forbidding her from playing loud music or allowing large groups to congregate at her home.

Worcester man banned from keeping pets after admitting neglect

Evesham Journal:

9:51am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

A WORCESTER man has been banned from keeping animals for 10 years after admitting abandoning two dogs, which were suffering from painful skin conditions, and 12 cats.

Apparently I'll do anything to avoid exercise

Evesham Journal:

10:30am Tuesday 21st April 2015

IT’S Sunday afternoon, all the chores are done and I’ve got nothing to do but relax.

Ronkswood man denies smashing car window

Evesham Journal:

4:30pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

A WORCESTER man has denied smashing the window of a Ford Focus in Comer Road, St John’s, on Monday, March 23.

Malvern woman admits stealing game consoles

Evesham Journal:

6:00pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

A MALVERN woman has been ordered to pay £760 compensation after being found guilty of stealing two video game consoles and accessories from her next-door neighbours after drinking a bottle of champagne on Thursday, October 16 last year.

Court hears Worcester woman found in pub car park with stolen lager

Evesham Journal:

3:00pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

A WOMAN who was found in the car park of a Worcester pub drinking four stolen cans of Special Brew with a ginger wig has admitted theft and being drunk and disorderly.

Driver was more than three times over the limit, court hears

Evesham Journal:

12:00pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

A WORCESTERSHIRE man suffering from post-traumatic stress has been handed a suspended prison sentence after admitting getting behind the wheel while more than three times the drink-drive limit.

Pensioner admits fraudulently claiming thousands in benefits

Evesham Journal:

9:59am Tuesday 21st April 2015

A WORCESTERSHIRE pensioner has admitted dishonestly claiming nearly £9,000 in benefits.

Droitwich man stole pyjamas, steak and cleaning products

Evesham Journal:

9:54am Tuesday 21st April 2015

A DROITWICH man has been handed four suspended prison sentences after admitting stealing items including pyjamas, steak and cleaning products from a number of shops in the town.

Public rally over Stow surgery refusal this Saturday

Evesham Journal:

6:05pm Thursday 16th April 2015

DOCTORS and patients in Stow dismayed at Cotswold District Council’s refusal to grant planning permission for a new, larger GP surgery in the town have arranged a public rally for this Saturday.

Voters in the Cotswolds to take to the polls in parish and town council elections

Evesham Journal: Mayor Philip Vial with former Mayor Ronnie Murphy, Picture by Catherine Martin.

9:58am Thursday 16th April 2015

IN JUST three weeks time voters across the Cotswolds will go to the polls to choose who will make decisions on small but important local issues such as grass cutting, allotments and footpaths.

Dismay at Stow medical centre refusal

Evesham Journal:

6:00am Thursday 16th April 2015

A DECISION to refuse plans for a new, larger doctor’s surgery in Stow on the site of the town’s twice-annual horse fair has been criticised as farcical – with claims patients are making do with care that is bordering on third world.

Prince Charles responds to Warndon schoolgirl's letter on development concerns

Evesham Journal:

5:01pm Wednesday 15th April 2015

A WORCESTER schoolgirl concerned about the impact of a proposed development near her home in Warndon Villages put pen to paper to write to Prince Charles about her concerns – and got a response.

Spare a thought for those of us playing TV catch-up

Evesham Journal: BROODING: Kit Harington as Jon Snow, a sworn brother of the Night's Watch.

4:51pm Tuesday 14th April 2015

AS YOU can’t have failed to have noticed through blanket advertising on billboards, in magazines, in newspapers and on milk cartons, Game of Thrones was back on telly last night.

Princess Anne opens Worcester oncology unit and new birth unit

Evesham Journal:

12:20pm Monday 13th April 2015

Follow health reporter Ian Craig as he tweets from the opening of Meadow Birth Centre and Worcestershire Oncology Centre at Worcestershire Royal Hospital.

Must there be a Record Store Day?

Evesham Journal: Record Store Day kicks off in Enfield and Haringey

2:18pm Tuesday 7th April 2015

NEXT week, music aficionados up and down the country will visit their favourite independent record shops to pick up some exclusive items, enjoy live performances and unwillingly sound the death knell of the industry they claim to love.

Fake designer clothes and shoes seized at house in Worcester

Evesham Journal:

1:21pm Monday 6th April 2015

POLICE seized piles of fake designer clothes and shoes from a house in Worcester today.

Is the TV cliffhanger dead?

Evesham Journal:

4:24pm Wednesday 1st April 2015

IT’S hardly breaking any boundaries to say the age of scheduled television is dead.

VIDEO: Short film showcases Worcestershire's role in modern democracy

Evesham Journal:

5:40pm Friday 27th March 2015

THE role played by Worcestershire in the formation of modern democracy in Britain is the subject of a new short documentary.

UPDATE: Surprise inspection at Worcestershire's hospitals

Evesham Journal: John Anyon     30/01/15      05158096

Worcestershire Royal Hospital (17371895)

2:01pm Wednesday 25th March 2015

WORCESTERSHIRE’S two embattled A&E departments were subject to surprise inspections on Tuesday night.

Commenting on the Worcester City application? Keep it to the point.

Evesham Journal:

9:59am Tuesday 24th March 2015

AS KEEN readers of this fine publication will know, the long-awaited planning application for Worcester City FC’s proposed new stadium in Perdiswell has finally been officially submitted and is open for comments.

UPDATE: Man airlifted to hospital with serious head injury after digger overturns

Evesham Journal:

9:26am Thursday 19th March 2015

A MAN had to be airlifted to hospital with a serious head injury when mini digger overturned in Hornyold Road, Malvern.

Long-awaited Worcester City FC stadium application open for comments

Evesham Journal:

11:47am Tuesday 17th March 2015

A LONG-awaited planning application which could see Worcester City FC return home from exile has finally been submitted.

Why can Jeremy Clarkson get away with punching his boss?

Evesham Journal: Jeremy Clarkson gag to feature in new series of W1A

9:17am Tuesday 17th March 2015

EVERYONE’s been there – it’s been a long day at work and all you want is a nice hot dinner.

Rail users warned of delays over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend

Evesham Journal:

3:54pm Monday 16th March 2015

HOLIDAYMAKERS in Worcestershire planning an Easter getaway are being warned of a series of disruptions to train services over the Bank Holiday weekend.

Revealed, why five Worcestershire A&E consultants quit en masse

Evesham Journal: John Anyon     30/01/15      05158096

Worcestershire Royal Hospital (17371895)

3:11pm Wednesday 11th March 2015

THE organisation running Worcestershire's two A&E department has been accused of "undermining" services at Redditch's Alexandra Hospital in an open letter from four of the five consultants who quit en masse last month.

PM may be right over TV debates

Evesham Journal: ON A LIMB: Prime Minister Gordon Brown appears sidelined by David Cameron and Nick Clegg in the last of the leaders’ TV debates last night

9:28am Tuesday 10th March 2015

THIS may be the first time I’ve ever written this phrase, but I think David Cameron’s done the right thing in refusing to take part in a series of televised debates in the lead-up to May’s General Election.

Women speak out after suspected drink spiking in Worcester

Evesham Journal:

9:25am Monday 9th March 2015

A GROUP of women who believe their drinks were spiked while on a night out in Worcester have called for more to be done to support people in the same situation.

Residents at Worcester care home tested for TB after employee falls ill

Evesham Journal:

6:10pm Wednesday 4th March 2015

RESIDENTS at a Worcester care home are being tested for tuberculosis after an employee contracted the potentially fatal infection.

Do we really need our phones all the time?

Evesham Journal: Mobile phone coverage is poor in a lot of areas in the Cotswolds

5:59pm Tuesday 3rd March 2015

THE TV’s turned off, the computer’s shut down, the curtains are closed and you’re curled up in bed with a cup of tea and a book.

Hospital chaplain claims pressure group 'ruining morale'

Evesham Journal: David Southall

9:57am Monday 2nd March 2015

A HOSPITAL chaplain working in Worcestershire has said attacks made by a campaign group are damaging staff morale.

Warndon Village residents hold public meeting over firm's new HQ plans

Evesham Journal:

5:41pm Friday 27th February 2015

RESIDENTS in the Warndon Villages area of Worcester packed into a public meeting to make their voices heard over a controversial planning application.

Hospital bosses refuse to confirm why five consultants resigned

Evesham Journal: 04.04.13

Ambulances wait outside Accident and Emergency at Worcestershire Royal Hospital.

3:08pm Thursday 26th February 2015

THE head of the organisation running Worcestershire’s three major hospitals has refused to disclose why five of the trust’s consultants resigned simultaneously earlier this month.

Mobile operating theatres could be introduced at Worcestershire hospitals

Evesham Journal: Nick Toogood - 28/05/10. GV of Worcestershire Royal Hospital. (12397321)

6:19pm Wednesday 25th February 2015

MOBILE operating theatres could be introduced to Worcestershire hospitals to carry out elective operations quicker and avoid the loss of government funding caused by sending patients to private providers.

Teen pregnancy down in Worcester, but up in Malvern

Evesham Journal: File photo dated 09/01/07 showing a pregnant woman holding her stomach, eight months into her pregnancy. A poll out today reveals that worries over relationships, sex and money are leaving many pregnant women feeling stressed-out. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

1:21pm Tuesday 24th February 2015

RATES of pregnancy among girls aged younger than 18 in Worcester are down, but levels are up in the Malvern Hills.

Princess Anne to open Worcester's new oncology centre

Evesham Journal: HRH Princess Anne opened the new home for jockeys and racing staff in Malton. Pic: Anthony Chappel-Ross

10:46am Tuesday 24th February 2015

PRINCESS Anne is to officially open Worcester’s new oncolocy centre, it has been announced.

Was that Shabir Khan bodyslam entertaining or embarrassing?

Evesham Journal: SHABIR KHAN: Former University of Worcester student.

10:11am Tuesday 24th February 2015

IT’S turning out to be quite the year for Worcester City FC.

Hospital trust responds to problems

Evesham Journal: Nick Toogood - 28/05/10. GV of Worcestershire Royal Hospital. (12397321)

6:13pm Monday 23rd February 2015

HOSPITAL bosses in Worcestershire have announced a series of measures to deal with the raft of issues facing the county’s health service.

Worcestershire's NHS in crisis

Evesham Journal: Nick Toogood - 28/05/10. GV of A&E department at Worcestershire Royal Hopsital. (9926102)

9:44am Wednesday 18th February 2015

THE NHS in Worcestershire has been dealt a fresh blow after a patient told how she was forced to sit in severe pain in the A&E waiting room at Worcestershire Royal Hospital because there were no beds, or even a trolley, available.

Warndon Village resident's concerns over firm's new HQ plans

Evesham Journal:

10:24am Tuesday 17th February 2015

ANGRY residents in the Warndon Villages area of Worcester have hit out at plans by a Spetchley business company to build a new 2,915sq m headquarters on land near a 900-year-old grade one-listed church.

Attention seeking or genuinely in need of help?

Evesham Journal:

10:20am Tuesday 17th February 2015

WE’VE all got one, that one Facebook friend who constantly posts vague yet oddly specific messages making thinly veiled references to “a certain someone” or claiming they’re “furious.com”.

Drink and drug driver wrecked friend's car, court hears

Evesham Journal:

3:18pm Friday 13th February 2015

A MAN who stole his friend’s Mercedes and crashed it into trees after trying to drive home while over the drink-drive limit and smoking cannabis has been handed a 16-week suspended jail sentence.

Teen who has spent more than a year in hospital becomes charity ambassador

Evesham Journal:

4:17pm Wednesday 11th February 2015

A WORCESTERSHIRE teenager who has spent more than a year in hospital with a debilitating illness has pledged to support other young people with similar conditions.

Worcester man denies 20 charges including fraud and handling stolen goods

Evesham Journal:

12:20pm Wednesday 11th February 2015

A WORCESTER man is to stand trial accused of eight counts of handling stolen goods, eight of fraud by false representation by selling the items to a pawnbroker, and four other charges.

Man who assaulted paramedic missed probation appointment, court hears

Evesham Journal:

12:15pm Wednesday 11th February 2015

A MAN who admitted assaulting a paramedic in Malvern did not attend an appointment with the probation service as he was not aware it had been scheduled, a court was told.

Malvern women deny assaulting another woman

Evesham Journal:

3:00pm Tuesday 10th February 2015

TWO Malvern women are to stand trial accused of assaulting another woman in the Bakery Inn in Worcester Road on October 31, 2014.

Worcester man denies stealing bike

Evesham Journal:

2:00pm Tuesday 10th February 2015

A RESIDENT at St Paul’ s Hostel in Tallow Hill, Worcester, has denied stealing a Salgeno bicycle worth £100 and giving it to a friend to sell.

Former soldier caught stealing DVDs from Worcester HMV

Evesham Journal:

10:00am Tuesday 10th February 2015

A FORMER soldier has admitted trying to steal a DVD box set worth £49.99 from HMV in Worcester city centre to pay for cigarettes and food.


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree