'Drunk tanks' to ease NHS pressure

It is hoped that providing supervised units for revellers who have over-indulged will free up A&E staff.

Premiership: Worcester Warriors v Northampton Saints

Team news as Worcester Warriors host Northampton Saints in Friday's Premiership fixture at Sixways (19:45 GMT).

Worcestershire Acute Hospital Trust settles over patient's 'avoidable' death

Dorothy Moule's family say it is hard to think about her final days, following a routine operation.

MP Harriet Harman warns against '50 Shades' murder defence

Harriet Harman says the "rough sex" defence risks men killing their partners and blaming them for it.

Will Butler: Worcester Warriors centre signs two-year contract

Worcester Warriors centre Will Butler signs a new two-year contract with the Premiership club.

Woodhead Pass: Women killed in Dunford Bridge crash named

Their families have paid tribute to the women who were students at Nottingham Trent University.

Duncan Weir: Worcester Warriors and Scotland stand-off signs new two-year deal

After his lost season in 2017-18, Worcester Warriors' Scotland stand-off Duncan Weir signs a new two-year contract.

GB swimmer Tazmin Pugh remembered for 'fun and laughter'

Tazmin Pugh's father has spoken about how his daughter, found dead after a fire, will be remembered.

GJ Van Velze: Worcester Warriors captain signs new two-year contract

Worcester Warriors captain GJ Van Velze signs a new two-year deal, tying him to Sixways until 2021.

Millionaire jailed over girlfriend's death after 'rough sex' session

John Broadhurst told an emergency operator he found his partner "dead as a doughnut" at their home.

Boy delivers presents to Birmingham Children's Hospital

James Blair from Worcester suffers with the genetic condition Noonan syndrome and regularly receives hospital care.

Susie Goodall: British sailor would attempt Golden Globe Race again 'in a heartbeat'

Susie Goodall says she would attempt the Golden Globe Race again "in a heartbeat", despite having to be rescued in the Pacific Ocean.

Jess Varnish tribunal: Ex-rider putting 'self interest' first, says British Cycling lawyer

Ex-rider Jess Varnish is putting "self-interest" first in an employment case against British Cycling and UK Sport, a lawyer says.

European Rugby Challenge Cup: Worcester Warriors v Pau

Worcester Warriors make 13 changes for Saturday's European Challenge Cup tie against Pau at Sixways (15:00 GMT).

Why did Rachel Johnston die after having all her teeth removed?

The families of three people with learning difficulties tell the BBC all their teeth were taken out.

Matti Williams: Worcester Warriors forward signs new deal

Flanker Matti Williams signs a new contract with Premiership side Worcester Warriors.

Nixon Smith: Body found in search for missing Briton

Nixon Smith, from Worcestershire, went missing last month after flying from Malaga to Madrid.

Ambulance vandalism: Bins and scooters used in attacks

More than 200 acts of vandalism against ambulances have been recorded over the past three years.

Dad and disabled girl 'abused by postman' in Malvern parking row

James Beresford said the postal worker's language towards his disabled daughter amounted to a "hate crime".

Jess Varnish tribunal: Dr Richard Freeman pulls out of attending

The doctor involved in cycling's jiffy-bag scandal has pulled out of giving evidence to Jess Varnish's employment tribunal on legal grounds.