New guide to borough's real ale pubs launched

Evesham Journal:

5:00pm Sunday 19th October 2014

DUDLEY Council and the Campaign for Real Ale have teamed up to launch a guide to some of the borough's finest pubs.

Himley bonfire set to go with a bang

Evesham Journal:

12:00pm Sunday 19th October 2014

SPARKS are set to fly as Himley Park prepares for its annual bonfire bonanza which takes place on Saturday November 8.

Paramedics called after player stopped breathing during Black Country rugby clash

Evesham Journal:

10:04am Sunday 19th October 2014

PARAMEDICS were called to Stourbridge Rugby Club yesterday October 18) after a player stopped breathing during a match.

Black Country entertainers to take to the stage in memory of Tommy Mundon

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9:00am Sunday 19th October 2014

FRIENDS and colleagues of Black Country funnyman Tommy Mundon are planning a tribute to the much-loved entertainer by staging a performance to salute his life while raising funds for Mary Stevens Hospice at the same time.

Girl airlifted to hospital after horse kick to head

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6:17pm Sunday 19th October 2014

A YOUNG girl, who was kicked in the head by a horse this morning, was airlifted to a specialist children’s hospital after receiving treatment by the ambulance service in Worcestershire.

Malvern couple safe after fears they were missing in Nepal snow storm

Evesham Journal: In this Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 photo provided by the Nepalese army, rescue personnel carry a victim of an avalanche before they airlift the body from Thorong La pass area, in Nepal. Rescuers widened their search Friday for trekkers stranded since a serie

5:47pm Sunday 19th October 2014

THE family of a Malvern couple initially feared missing following a serious of snow storms at a popular Himalayan trekking route have confirmed they are safe.

Talented musicians and cooks raise £1,600 for charity

Evesham Journal: Prize winners and those commended at the Cotswold Charity Bake Off include Stevie Parker, Ros Parker, Mollie Wise, Chris Wyman, Phil Randall, Marina Hellicker, and Maggie Boyes.

5:30pm Sunday 19th October 2014

THE musical talent and cookery skills of people in the Cotswolds have been celebrated at two fundraising events.

Military men complete challenge just short of world record time

Evesham Journal: 4214733101 Paul Jackson 18.10.14 Worcester - 100 Miles in 10 hours treadmill run for Help for Heroes. From left - Rhys Merrell, Tom Rawlins, Josh Bond, Ben Islami, Paul Drew, Joe Ball and Louis Wytcherley. Seventh member, Calvin Sanders, arrived later. (1

5:02pm Sunday 19th October 2014

SEVEN military men narrowly missed out on a world record this weekend when they took on a 100 mile challenge for Help for Heroes.

Worcestershire care home manager up for national award

Evesham Journal: Anita Fletcher, manager of Heathlands Residential Care Home, Station Road, Pershore. Photo by Ed Maynard.

4:46pm Sunday 19th October 2014

THE manager of a Sanctuary Care home in Pershore has been shortlisted for the Best Dementia Care Manager accolade in the National Dementia Care Awards 2014.

Worcestershire care home manager up for national award

Evesham Journal: Anita Fletcher, manager of Heathlands Residential Care Home, Station Road, Pershore. Photo by Ed Maynard.

4:44pm Sunday 19th October 2014

THE manager of a Sanctuary Care home in Pershore has been shortlisted for the Best Dementia Care Manager accolade in the National Dementia Care Awards 2014.

Hereford woman takes on challenge of a lifetime in memory of her dad

Evesham Journal:

4:38pm Sunday 19th October 2014

ONE Hereford woman will have a cause close to her heart as she takes on the challenge of a lifetime.

Chary dinner to raise money for homeless

Evesham Journal: Worcestershire charities awarded thousands of pounds in lottery grants

4:18pm Sunday 19th October 2014

A CHARITY dinner will take place this week raising money for homeless people in Worcester.

Rape down in Worcestershire but up in West Mercia and in UK

Evesham Journal:

4:10pm Sunday 19th October 2014

RAPE has fallen in Worcestershire despite a rise in cases across West Mercia and a big rise in reported cases nationally,.

Train crash was part of training exercise

Evesham Journal: Photos of the training exercise by Dave Throup.

4:04pm Sunday 19th October 2014

EMERGENCY services flocked to Shrub Hill train station as they simulated a major train crash for the fire service's biggest training event of the year.

Weekly city walk

Evesham Journal: 24/01/14. The Commandery. Picture by Nick Toogood. (3625382)

3:40pm Sunday 19th October 2014

THE weekly Fort Royal and Commandery Walk take place on Tuesday as part of the park warden healthy walks.

Solar farms are a "blight on the countryside", said environment secretary Liz Truss

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3:32pm Sunday 19th October 2014

LARGE scale solar farms are a "blight on the countryside", environment Secretary Liz Truss said as she announced plans to axe a taxpayer subsidy to farmers and landowners for the schemes.

Residents can meet policing team this week

Evesham Journal: Ledbury police officer charged with two counts of misconduct

3:08pm Sunday 19th October 2014

RESIDENTS living in Warndon will have the chance to meet their local policing team on Wednesday (Oct 22).

Man hit his mum with baseball bat over home dispute

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2:10pm Sunday 19th October 2014

A MAN who attacked his mum with a baseball bat has been cleared of intending to cause her serious harm.

Woodbine Willie plaque commemorates one of Worcester's sons

Evesham Journal: 4214733805 DAVID GRIFFITHS 19.10.14 BLUE PLAQUE WOODBINE WILLIE, ST.PAULS CHURCH,unveiling the plaque, Great grandson of Woodbine Willie, Nigel Studdert Kennedy.
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1:29pm Sunday 19th October 2014

THE work of one of Worcester's famous sons was commemorated today as a blue plaque was unveiled at the city's St Paul's Church.

NHS radiographers on strike tomorrow

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1:05pm Sunday 19th October 2014

DIAGNOSTIC imaging and radiotherapy professionals who are members of the Society of Radiographers will be striking on Monday (October 20).

Standards are high at county bearer competition

Evesham Journal: 4214733501 Paul Jackson 18.10.14 Droitwich - RBL and RBL Women's Section Standard Bearer's Competition. (11639278)

11:23am Sunday 19th October 2014

STANDARDS were high in more ways than one as the annual competition to find the county standard bearers took place in Worcestershire.

Tile making comes to life at Museum of Royal Worcester

Evesham Journal: 4214733301 Paul Jackson 18.10.14 Worcester - Make your own tile event at Museum of Royal Worcester. From left - Scarlett Barr-Hamilton, eight and Elena Barr-Hamilton, three. (11639440)

10:53am Sunday 19th October 2014

YOUNGSTERS discovered the history of tile making in Worcester and got to make their very own version to take home at an event at the city's porcelain factory.

Council leaders back next round of money saving cuts

Evesham Journal: County Hall.

10:40am Sunday 19th October 2014

STREAMLINING services, making 1,500 job cuts, and renting out parts of county hall, were just some of the money saving proposals given the green light by the county leaders last week.

Green fingered volunteers gather to help community orchard

Evesham Journal: 4214733201 Paul Jackson 18.10.14 Worcester - Heather Bainbridge, community engagement officer Worcester City Council and volunteer David Campbell work on Trotshill Community Orchard. (11639267)

10:27am Sunday 19th October 2014

GREEN fingered volunteers gathered at the Trotshill Community Orchard this weekend to help keep the area blooming.

Two car fire

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10:09am Sunday 19th October 2014

FIREFIGHTERS from Worcester were called to tackle two car fires in Ronkswood Hill last night.

Belbroughton children stay safe with hi-vis bag tags

Evesham Journal: Belbroughton Church of England Primary School pupils are staying safe with their hi-vis bag tags.

8:40am Sunday 19th October 2014

CHILDREN from Belbroughton are staying safe during International Walk to School Month after receiving hi-visibility bag tags from a local house building company.

Weston's Cider is GREAT - says government

Evesham Journal: Helen Thomas, with Weston's Cider staff, will feature in a nationwide campaign promoting 'GREAT' businesses.

6:22am Sunday 19th October 2014

MANY Herefordians will tell you that Weston’s cider is great, and it seems that the UK Government agrees.

European market flavours coming to Bewdley

Evesham Journal: Small businesses targeted by scammers

6:00am Sunday 19th October 2014

BEWDLEY’S town centre is being transformed into a bustling European market place for the first time later this month.

Haunted by reality

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5:49am Sunday 19th October 2014

LOCAL author Phil Rickman has left Herefordshire for the Cotswolds, but it's a change of location for his new novel, not a permanent move.

Live Poole Town 0 Hereford United 0

Evesham Journal: Hereford manager Jon Taylor wanted an experienced player to take the penalty.

2:23pm Saturday 18th October 2014

HEREFORD United ground out a 0-0 draw against top-of-the-table Poole Town.

Dudley's volunteers honoured at 12th annual awards

Evesham Journal:

5:00pm Saturday 18th October 2014

DUDLEY’S big-hearted volunteers were rewarded for their work at a prestigious ceremony in Brierley Hill.

Dudley youngster to make TV debut during The X Factor

Evesham Journal:

1:00pm Saturday 18th October 2014

A PERFORMANCE by a Dudley youngster will be aired to millions during an ad break in The X Factor tonight (Saturday).

Search to find top young chef launched in Halesowen

Evesham Journal:

1:00pm Saturday 18th October 2014

LOCAL heats of the Young Chef of the Year competition are being hosted by Halesowen College next month.

Age UK Dudley invites residents to create healthier lifestyle

Evesham Journal:

9:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

BOROUGH residents can create a healthier lifestyle for themselves with the help of two free courses which are set to start next month.

Blackheath housing group wins national award

Evesham Journal:

9:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

BLACKHEATH-based social business, the Black Country Housing Group is celebrating after scooping a national award.

Young people urged to register to vote

5:26pm Saturday 18th October 2014

YOUNG people across the Cotswold district are being urged to ensure their names are on the electoral register so they can vote at next year’s local and national elections.

New home for Music Library

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5:19pm Saturday 18th October 2014

HUNDREDS of crates of music, forming the Worcestershire Music Library have been moved to a new home in Glebe Close, St John's, Worcester.

Karndean Designflooring set to unveil new state-of-the-art showroom

Evesham Journal: Jay Forrester, showroom manager of Karndean Designflooring and (right) Scott Cochrane, retail sales director of Karndean Designflooring. Photo by Dave Green, Green Imaging LTD.

5:12pm Saturday 18th October 2014

AN Evesham flooring specialist is unveiling its recently refurbished state-of-the-art showroom to the town from Saturday (October 25).

Worcester Bosch Group supports tomorrow's engineers

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4:56pm Saturday 18th October 2014

A WORCESTER business will be supporting the engineers of the future as part of a national event next month.

Dickinson’s Real Deal is coming to Worcester

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4:35pm Saturday 18th October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE residents with an antique worth a few bob could get themselves a spot on TV as Dickinson’s Real Deal comes to the city.

Table top sale to raise funds for African charities

Evesham Journal: One of the children the table top sale fundraiser is raising money for.

4:25pm Saturday 18th October 2014

AN annual charity table top sale is to be held at the Lyttleton Rooms in Malvern this Saturday (October 25).

Table top sale to raise funds for African charities

Evesham Journal: One of the children the table top sale fundraiser is raising money for.

4:24pm Saturday 18th October 2014

AN annual charity table top sale is to be held at the Lyttleton Rooms in Malvern this Saturday (October 25).

Deli delivers on china plates

4:16pm Saturday 18th October 2014

A DELI in Hereford is putting a home touch on its corporate catering, serving up its sandwiches on white china plates.

Become a valued volunteer for Sight Concern Worcestershire

Evesham Journal:

3:50pm Saturday 18th October 2014

SIGHT Concern is appealing for people who can give one morning a week, in Redditch or Bromsgrove, to join its expanding team of volunteers.

Malvern folk band plays gig to support ChildLine

Evesham Journal: Clarion; back fromleft: Richard Percy (clarinet), Anthony Harding (bass), Paul Morris (accordion). Front, from left  Gillian Hancock (guitar), Pam Harding (accordion), Elizabeth Rozelaar (clarinet).

3:45pm Saturday 18th October 2014

FOLK band Clarion will be the special guests at a fundraising concert next month in aid of Malvern and Three Counties Friends of ChildLine.

Row over future of Worcestershire beauty spot

3:35pm Saturday 18th October 2014

A WORCESTERSHIRE beauty sport is set to be handed over to the National Trust, despite fierce opposition to the move.

Alcester Waitrose donates another £1,000

Evesham Journal: Waitrose has donated cash to three charities including pictured: Coughton C of E Primary school and Blood Bikes. To buy picture,RMM421401, visit www.redditchadvertiser.co.uk/pictures.

3:30pm Saturday 18th October 2014

WAITROSE in Alcester donated another £1,000 through their green token scheme to three local organisations in need of a cash boost.

Eighty percent of Worcestershire schools to get funding boost

Evesham Journal: Councillor Liz Eyre, Worcestershire County Council cabinet member with responsibility for children and families.

2:45pm Saturday 18th October 2014

SCHOOLS in Worcestershire will get more money in the coming year after the county secured an extra £6.2 million in its budget.

Cat gets trapped in engine

Evesham Journal: (4472121)

2:05pm Saturday 18th October 2014

A CAT was rescued by firefighters today after getting trapped in a car engine in Evesham.

Cat gets trapped in engine

Evesham Journal: (4472121)

2:04pm Saturday 18th October 2014

A CAT was rescued by firefighters today after getting trapped in a car engine in Evesham.






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