Herefordshire

Gang who flew drones carrying drugs into prisons jailed

Seven men who used drones to fly more than £500,000 worth of drugs into prisons are jailed.

Dog in West Mercia Police vehicle died of heatstroke

A faulty extractor fan contributed the death of five-year-old PD Ivy, a review finds.

Escaped rhea on the loose at Worcestershire golf course

Golf club staff are using a buggy to try and catch the 6ft rhea, which escaped from a nearby village.

Halloween: Pumpkin pickers enjoy bumper crop

As Halloween looms, people have been out taking their pick of a bumper crop of pumpkins.

St Gilbert's head teacher cleared of sex abuse

The jury is still considering 14 charges of child cruelty against the ex-headmaster.

Cyclist killed and another injured in A449 crash with HGV

A man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, West Mercia Police says.

Developers bogged down in Herefordshire cesspit spat

They reject the notion the tanks will turn a village into a 'human waste repository'.

Worcestershire: All-rounder Ed Barnard and batsman Tom Fell sign new deals

Worcestershire all-rounder Ed Barnard and batsman Tom Fell sign new contracts to remain with the county until 2021.

The new Worcester homes just a few metres wide

The 16 micro-homes are set to form a £1m mini-community.

European Rugby Challenge Cup: Worcester v Ospreys (Sat)

Ben Te'o is set to make his first appearance of the season as he returns from injury to make Worcester's bench against Ospreys.

Ted Hill: Worcester Warriors teenage flanker surprised to receive England squad call

Teenage Worcester flanker Ted Hill is surprised by his call-up to England's training squad after just one Premiership start.

Three Warriors get England squad call

Gloucester number eight Ben Morgan is included in the England squad for the autumn Tests, but there is no place for fly-half Danny Cipriani.

Friend of Henry Worsley attempts solo Antarctica crossing

Capt Louis Rudd "feels confident" he can become the first to complete a challenge which killed his friend.

Labour-dash dad Louis Baker escapes driving ban

A man who drove at 101mph when his wife went into labour in their car is fined and given five points.

Wye Valley NHS Trust 'requires improvement'

Some services at the Worcestershire trust had "worsened" since its last inspection, the CQC said.

Herefordshire firm launches biodegradable crisp packet

The manufacturer says the bags once disposed have a six-month lifespan.

Darren Carley death: Two arrested in murder probe

Darren Carley's body was found in Lancashire 16 years ago, but only identified in 2018.

Man pleads not guilty to £2.5m National Lottery fraud

Lottery winner Edward Putman denies claiming the jackpot with a faked ticket in 2009.

Anger at cafe's rape-accused Ronaldo biscuit 'joke'

One woman who works with sex assault victims said it was "never ok" to joke about rape.

'Concerns' raised about jailed surgeon Sudip Sarker

An inquest is being held into the deaths of three patients of Sudip Sarker who was jailed earlier this year.

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