Former St Gilbert's head teacher cleared of child cruelty

A hearing this week will decide whether a retrial will go ahead on three outstanding charges.

Bromsgrove man shot by police 'moments' after arrival

The Independent Office for Police Conduct is investigating the non-fatal shooting in Worcestershire.

Man shot and injured by armed police in Bromsgrove

Officers were responding to reports of a man with a handgun in a nearby street.

Premiership Cup: Worcester Warriors record biggest-ever win at Leicester

Worcester record their biggest-ever win at Leicester as they beat the Tigers 31-12 in the Premiership Cup.

M5 pedestrian killed in traffic near Frankley Services

The victim, in his 50s, was struck by an oncoming vehicle.

GB swimmer Tazmin Pugh died in 'accidental' house fire

Investigators say an electrical extension cable over-heating started the fire which killed Tazmin Pugh.

'Neglect' led to patient's deaths at a Redditch hospital

The trio, who were patients of disgraced surgeon Sudip Sarkar, died from failures in post-op care.

How Cher Lloyd 'fought and hustled' to release new music

The 25-year-old took the unusual step for a pop artist to personally contact producers and writers without label backing.

Redditch woman's dream to restore 1959 ambulance

The yoga teacher attempting to get a vintage ambulance back on the road.

Men in court over Leominster Anglo-Saxon treasure charges

The case involves historic artefacts discovered in a village in 2015, police say.

Boy's holiday pool death 'accidental'

Archie Skidmore's father had a "sixth sense" something was wrong on the family holiday in Portugal.

County Championship and One-Day Cup changes agreed for 2020 season

The County Championship will see three teams promoted and one relegated next year to create a 10-team top tier from 2020.

Worcester house fire victim was GB swimmer Tazmin Pugh

Tazmin Pugh, who represented England and Great Britain, was found dead with her partner Josh Kirk.

Suzy Lamplugh: Sutton Coldfield search enters day three

Police are searching an area to the rear of a semi-detached home in north Birmingham.

Man cleared of murder over body found in river Wye

A jury has found Ian Palamountain not guilty after Terri Webb was recovered from the river Wye in 2016.

Steve Magoffin: Ex-Worcestershire seamer takes women's coaching role

Former Worcestershire seam bowler Steve Magoffin takes up a role overseeing their women's development programme.

Man and woman found dead after house fire in Cotheridge

The bodies of a 21-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman are found after a fire in Worcestershire.

Jono Lance: Worcester Warriors fly-half out for 16 weeks with back injury

Worcester Warriors fly-half Jono Lance will be out for around four months with a stress fracture of his back.

Premiership Rugby Cup: Worcester 35-3 Sale

Worcester Warriors convincingly beat Sale Sharks 35-3 in the opening match of the inaugural Premiership Rugby Cup.

Up to 200 jobs face axe at Worcestershire County Council

A council spokesman said the scheme will help "address a projected in-year overspend of £5 million".