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Clarkson final scenes to be aired

Evesham Journal: Scenes filmed before Jeremy Clarkson was suspended for his attack on Oisin Tymon are likely to air this summer

12:19am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

Jeremy Clarkson's final scenes in Top Gear will be screened later this year, according to the boss of BBC2.

Early bowel cancer diagnosis urged

Evesham Journal: New figures released by Beating Bowel Cancer show the majority of patients are still diagnosed too late

12:19am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

Thousands of lives could be saved - as well as millions of pounds - if people with bowel cancer were diagnosed earlier, a charity has said.

Pet cruelty rising, RSPCA warns

Evesham Journal: Dogs are most likely to fall victim to alleged deliberate abuse, according to the RSPCA

12:19am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

Deliberate cruelty to pets is on the increase, the RSPCA has warned as it revealed the number of complaints about animal treatment it investigated rose again last year.

Alcohol price warning over violence

Evesham Journal: Experts say cheaper alcohol could lead to an increase in violence-related injuries

12:19am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

Cheap alcohol in supermarkets is fuelling violence, and making booze more affordable now the economic downturn is over would be a mistake, experts have warned.

Tesco set for multibillion loss

Evesham Journal: Britain's biggest supermarket will post its first yearly figures since Dave Lewis was drafted in to turn around its fortunes

12:19am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

Tesco is expected to report a multibillion-pound annual loss today as it undergoes the latest phase of its shake-up under new boss Dave Lewis.

'Flash Crash' UK trader in court

Evesham Journal: The US is seeking the extradition of British trader Navinder Singh Sarao, accused of helping to cause the 'Flash Crash' crisis in 2010

12:19am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

A futures trader arrested in Britain in connection with the "Flash Crash" in the US five years ago - when the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 600 points in five minutes - will appear in court today.

'30,000 could die' crossing the Med

Evesham Journal: Survivors of the smuggler's boat that overturned off the coast of Libya shelter on the deck of the Italian coastguard ship Bruno Gregoretti in Valletta, Malta (AP)

12:19am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

Up to 30,000 migrants, including 2,500 children, could be killed attempting to cross the Mediterranean this year unless the crisis is tackled, according to analysts.

Labour pledge to boost cancer care

Evesham Journal: Labour says it will step up cancer tests by GPs and replace old radiotherapy machines in hospitals

12:19am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

Labour will promise extra help for cancer patients as it seeks to switch the focus of the General Election campaign away from arguments about the influence of Scottish nationalists over a future Labour government.

Jamie Campbell Bower admits singing nerves before musical role

Evesham Journal: Jamie Campbell Bower admits singing nerves before musical role

12:11am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

The Twilight hunk stars in Gurinder Chadha’s stage adaptation of her hit 2002 film Bend It Like Beckham.

Targets 'undermining patient care'

Evesham Journal: Some hospitals are manipulating data to meet NHS targets, a report says

12:05am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

Efforts to improve standards of patient care in the NHS are being undermined by performance measures that encourage the manipulation of data, a report has claimed.

Businesses 'overlooking grey pound'

Evesham Journal: The over-65s boosted the UK economy by an estimated £37 billion last year through their hotel and travel spending

12:04am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

Businesses are under-estimating the power of the "grey pound", according to a report.

Over 55s set for 'silver start-ups'

Evesham Journal: Axa Wealth says 10% of the over-55s are considering drawing money from their pension to start a small business or go into consultancy

12:04am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

The pensions revolution could spark a wave of "silver start-up" businesses, with one in 10 people approaching retirement considering using their savings pots to become a later-life entrepreneur, research suggests.

Record one million using foodbanks

Evesham Journal: Volunteer William Forey at Drumchapel food bank near Glasgow

12:04am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

The number of people using foodbanks has reached a record one million after an increase in workers on low pay having to seek emergency help for food, new figures have revealed.

Samuels spurred on by Stokes battle

Evesham Journal: Marlon Samuels is motivated by England's sledging

11:45pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels claimed "the English boys don't learn" after a verbal battle with Ben Stokes inspired him to an unbeaten 94 on day one of the second Test.

Election 'irrelevant', says Brand

Evesham Journal: Russell Brand

11:17pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Comedian-turned activist Russell Brand said he felt "angry all over again" at a special screening of his new documentary film criticising growing inequality between the rich and the poor in Britain.

The changing face of fashion: 12 things we learned from Plus Sized Wars

Evesham Journal: The changing face of fashion: 12 things we learned from Plus Sized Wars

11:15pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Channel 4′s new documentary showed the impact popular plus sized fashion bloggers are having on the industry.

Scarlett Johansson and Robert Downey Jr dazzle at London premiere of Avengers Age of Ultron

Evesham Journal: Scarlett Johansson and Robert Downey Jr dazzle at London premiere of Avengers Age of Ultron

11:35pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

The upcoming film’s stars assembled on the red carpet at London’s Westfield shopping centre.

Brian May thinks he can get Russell Brand to vote

Evesham Journal: Brian May thinks he can get Russell Brand to vote

10:36pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

The Queen singer thinks he can get Russ down the polling station on May 7th, but the comedian-turned-activist has other ideas.

Daniel Radcliffe will play the creator of Grand Theft Auto in a one-off BBC drama

Evesham Journal: Daniel Radcliffe will play the creator of Grand Theft Auto in a one-off BBC drama

10:16pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

The actor will appear in the BBC2 drama which has a working title of Game Changer.

Barca march into last four

Evesham Journal: Neymar's brace helped Barcelona into the semi-finals of the Champions League with a comfortable aggregate victory over Paris St Germain

10:05pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Barcelona reached the Champions League semi-finals for the seventh time in eight years after comfortably brushing aside the challenge of Paris St Germain.

Bayern blow Porto away

Evesham Journal: Robert Lewandowski scored a fine brace in Bayern Munich's huge win over Porto

10:05pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Bayern Munich made light work of a 3-1 first-leg deficit as they battered Porto 6-1 to sail into the last four of the Champions League with a 7-4 margin on aggregate.

Jeremy Clarkson's final Top Gear scenes will be aired later this year

Evesham Journal: Jeremy Clarkson's final Top Gear scenes will be aired later this year

9:26pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

You can expect to see them sometime during the summer.

Clarkson final scenes to be aired

Evesham Journal: Jeremy Clarkson

9:08pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Jeremy Clarkson's final scenes in Top Gear will be screened later this year, according to the boss of BBC2.

Primary children fail fitness tests

Evesham Journal: There are calls for primary school-age children to become more active

9:01pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Two-thirds of primary school-age children are falling below the recommended levels of fitness for their age group, research has warned.

Son held under Mental Health Act

Evesham Journal: Sarah Fox, 27, was found dead in Bootle, Merseyside

8:19pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

The 26-year-old man arrested in connection with the murders of his mother and sister has been detained under the Mental Health Act.

Radcliffe stars in Grand Theft show

Evesham Journal: Daniel Radcliffe plays the inventor of the game

8:18pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe is to star in a new drama about hit computer game Grand Theft Auto.

UK trader held over US shares crash

Evesham Journal: A futures trader has been arrested in connection with the "Flash Crash" in the United States

8:18pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

A futures trader was arrested in Britain today in connection with the "Flash Crash" in the United States five years ago when the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 600 points in five minutes.

Nurse 'intended to cause havoc'

Evesham Journal: Victorino Chua is accused of poisoning patients at Stepping Hill hospital

6:29pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

A "caring, unassuming and conscientious" hospital nurse took out his frustrations by poisoning and murdering patients, a court has heard.

Piers Morgan quizzed over hacking

Evesham Journal: Piers Morgan was previously interviewed under caution at the end of 2013

6:23pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Former Daily Mirror editor Piers Morgan has been questioned by Scotland Yard detectives in connection with claims of phone hacking.

Price must pay over privacy action

Evesham Journal: Katie Price is battling former husband Peter Andre over privacy issues

5:57pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Katie Price must pay £200,000 into court to continue her privacy claim for misuse of confidential information against ex-husband Peter Andre and former manager Claire Powell.

Child loses alcohol damage case

Evesham Journal: The Supreme Court has refused the child permission to appeal in the compensation battle

5:55pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

A child born with serious, alcohol-related problems after her mother drank excessively whilst pregnant has been refused permission to take her battle for compensation to the Supreme Court.

Jamelia slammed over sizes comment

Evesham Journal: Jamelia said High Street stores should not stock bigger sizes

5:53pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Loose Women panellist Jamelia has sparked controversy after saying that shops should not stock clothes for bigger women.

Jamelia slammed over sizes comment

Evesham Journal: Jamelia slammed over sizes comment

5:46pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

In a discussion about overweight teenagers, the former singer, 34, said she didn’t think plus size clothes should be so readily available.

Fans wonder Who lurks in the box

Evesham Journal: A new monster is due to appear in the next series of Doctor Who

5:27pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Doctor Who fans will be wondering what lurks within, after a mysterious picture of a monster from the new series was unveiled.

Lesley Manville stars in new BBC comedy, Mum

Evesham Journal: Lesley Manville stars in new BBC  comedy, Mum

5:27pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Lesley Manville will take the title role in new BBC sitcom Mum.

Sienna Miller joins Cannes jury

Evesham Journal: Sienna Miller joins Cannes jury

5:27pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

The jury, chaired by directing duo the Coen brothers, will also include French actress Sophie Marceau, director Guillermo del Toro and Jake Gyllenhaal.

See the first glimpse of the new Doctor Who villain

Evesham Journal: See the first glimpse of the new Doctor Who villain

5:27pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

The Time Lord and his companion Clara will encounter this villain in the new series.

Sienna Miller joins Cannes jury

Evesham Journal: Sienna Miller will help to decide which film wins the Palme d'Or

5:23pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Sienna Miller has been signed up to join the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival to help decide which movie carries off the prestigious Palme d'Or.

Call over 'antibiotic Armageddon'

Evesham Journal: More than a million people could die across Europe by 2025 due to an "antibiotic Armageddon", experts say

5:21pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

An "antibiotic Armageddon" could result in a superbug death toll of more than a million across Europe by 2025, experts have warned.

Sara Cox goes potty for new BBC show

Evesham Journal: Sara Cox goes potty for new BBC show

5:16pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

The Great British Pottery Throw Down, is described as “Bake Off’s messier cousin”.

Cox goes potty for new BBC show

Evesham Journal: Sara Cox says the BBC's new pottery show is "raw and exciting"

5:13pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

DJ Sara Cox is to present a new show that hopes to do for pottery what The Great British Bake Off did for cakes.

Nigella returns for new BBC 2 show

Evesham Journal: Nigella Lawson will return to our screens with Simply Nigella on BBC 2

5:10pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Nigella Lawson is coming back to British TV for the first time since the breakdown of her marriage and revelations about her private life in a controversial court case.

Twitter cracks down on online abuse

Evesham Journal: Twitter has expanded its powers to deal with abusive behaviour

5:10pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Twitter has announced an update to its policies to expand the site's powers to deal with abusive behaviour.

Nigella Lawson returns for new BBC 2 show

Evesham Journal: Nigella Lawson returns for new BBC 2 show

5:07pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

The celebrity chef will present Simply Nigella on BBC 2 which will see her show off “a new pared-down approach to cooking and eating”.

What does Cheryl Fernandez-Versini look like with no make-up on?

Evesham Journal: What does Cheryl Fernandez-Versini look like with no make-up on?

5:06pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

The 31-year-old singer and X Factor judge has posted a no-make-up selfie on Instagram.

Johansson eyes Black Widow spin-off

Evesham Journal: Scarlett Johansson says she would like her Avengers character, Black Widow, to have a film of her own

4:28pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Hollywood star Scarlett Johansson has revealed she would like her own Marvel spin-off movie, as she reprised the role of Black Widow for the fourth time.

Scarlett Johansson eyes Black Widow spin-off

Evesham Journal: Scarlett Johansson eyes Black Widow spin-off

4:26pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

The 30-year-old actress said, “A Black Widow movie would be cool.”

Southampton have best return

Evesham Journal: Southampton are the Premier League club who are performing the best in relation to their wage bill

3:56pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

Southampton are the club punching heaviest above their weight in the Premier League in terms of performance compared with wages paid to players while Chelsea are also over-achieving, latest figures have revealed.

Fans ask if Newcastle are "lying"

Evesham Journal: There were huge numbers of empty seats at Newcastle's Premier League game against Tottenham

3:45pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

The Newcastle fans' group influential in Sunday's anti-Mike Ashley boycott has asked if the club were "lying" over the attendance figure published.

Toulon dismiss O'Connell reports

Evesham Journal: Toulon have dismissed reports claiming they have signed Ireland captain Paul O'Connell

3:43pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

European champions Toulon have dismissed reports that Ireland captain Paul O'Connell has signed a contract with them.

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