Farage issues rallying call to voters ahead of police election

Cotswold Journal:

5:50pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

UKIP leader Nigel Farage MEP issued a rallying call to borough voters ahead of tomorrow’s police and crime commissioner election.

Side by Side theatre group makes waves at festival

5:24pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

STOUBRIDGE’S award-winning theatre group Side by Side made waves at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with their performance of Illyria on Sea.

Controversy brewing in Sedgley after plans for changes to pub revealed

Cotswold Journal: The Seven Stars pub in Sedgley may be turned into a convenience store. 331406L

12:08pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A SEDGLEY pub is at the heart of a brewing controversy over plans to change it into a convenience store.

Blackheath Sainsbury's offering home for community groups

5:07pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

HOMELESS community groups are being offered a free place to meet in Blackheath.

Talented musician set for epic swim for charity

3:20pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

TALENTED musician Yvonne Marie Parsons is planning to pull out all the stops by swimming from the Isle of Wight to Bournemouth early next month.

Dudley deputy leader in line for online forum

Cotswold Journal: Cllr Pete Lowe aims to stamp out blacklisting in Dudley

3:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

DUDLEY Council is heading online for its latest community forum session which will take place on Facebook.

Rowley Regis pensioner in motorway crash drama

2:10pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

BRAVE police officers stopped a car travelling the wrong way along a motorway and being driven by a Rowley pensioner by crashing into it head-on.

Flourishing start for new Kinver Rotary president

Cotswold Journal:

1:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

ROGER Stephenson made a spectacular start to life as President of Rotary Club of Kinver.

Union J met their "ace" fans at Merry Hill

Cotswold Journal:

12:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

POP heartthrobs Union J were met by hundreds of screaming fans during a signing at Merry Hill.

Black Country Mission holding service in Cradley Heath

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11:51am Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE Black Country Mission is holding a Family Service on Saturday, August at 7 pm at Cradley Heath Baptist Church, Corngreaves Road.

M5 coach crash driver remains in hospital

Cotswold Journal:

11:37am Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE driver of a Black Country coach which overturned on the M5 remained in hospital this morning (Wednesday).

Temporary 20mph limit to be implemented on Manor Way

11:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

MOTORISTS have been warned to slow down in Halesowen in two weeks.

Stourbridge coach crash driver remains in hospital

Cotswold Journal:

11:31am Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE driver of a Stourbridge coach which overturned on the M5 remained in hospital this morning (Wednesday).

Dudley museum set for a day of pre-historic hijinks

Cotswold Journal: l-r Museum visitor Jonny Hughes with Adrian Durkin exhibitions officer with a  Mammoth tooth and  Pectins (shellfish fossils).  341438MH

11:05am Wednesday 20th August 2014

DUDLEY museum is aiming for pre-historic hijinks during a day of dino-events and fossilised fun.

Dudley museum set for a day of pre-historic hijinks

Cotswold Journal: l-r Museum visitor Jonny Hughes with Adrian Durkin exhibitions officer with a  Mammoth tooth and  Pectins (shellfish fossils).  341438MH

11:05am Wednesday 20th August 2014

DUDLEY museum is aiming for pre-historic hijinks during a day of dino-events and fossilised fun.

Athletes invited to take on 10K charity run for Dudley's Action Heart

Cotswold Journal:

10:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

ATHLETES are being challenged to take part in the Rotary Club of Kinver's annual 10K road race in aid of Action Heart - reckoned by many to be one of the toughest of its type in the region.

Athletes invited to take on Kinver Rotary 10K

Cotswold Journal: GP to run 52 miles for Chernobyl kids

10:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

ATHLETES are being challenged to take part in the Rotary Club of Kinver's annual 10K road race - reckoned by many to be one of the toughest of its type in the region.

Dudley fountain in line for £150k upgrade

Cotswold Journal:

10:54am Wednesday 20th August 2014

DUDLEY’S town centre fountain is in line for a £150,000 upgrade as long as planners give the scheme a green light.

Wings and Wheels returns to Halfpenny Green Airport

Cotswold Journal:

9:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

BLACK Country families can enjoy an action-packed bank holiday weekend at Halfpenny Green Airport.

Artists have two weeks left to enter mental heath art competition

Cotswold Journal: Previous winner: Blue Hills of Skye by William Fizzell.

8:47am Wednesday 20th August 2014

ARTISTS in Halesowen and Cradley have two weeks left to enter this year’s Dawn Jones Art Prize, which invites people with experience of mental health to create artwork.

Dudley teen overcomes double tragedy to land dream job

Cotswold Journal: Foreground: Shaun Abbott and PCSO Hayley Giles.Background: L/R PCSO Omar Shairiff, PCSO Faye Cartwright, Frank Price  from City Can Cycle, Tom Taylor (City of Wolverhampton College, Assistant Team Leader), Stephen Taylor (Owner of Wall Heath Bathroom Cent

8:32am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A DUDLEY teenager has overcome a double tragedy to land his dream job after help from community cops.

Last chance for creative borough residents to enter art competition

Cotswold Journal: Open day @ CICCIC- Art and Design course for adults

8:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

CREATIVE borough residents with an experience of mental health issues have just days left to enter a competition, which encourages them to express themselves through art.

Car's starter motor damaged

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7:03pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE starter motor of a silver Ford Fiesta was damaged in Atyeo Close, Malvern, between Monday and Tuesday.

Keys taken from charity shop

Cotswold Journal: Broken down lorry causes fuel spillage in Ombersley

6:59pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A SET of keys were taken from the Shaw Trust charity shop, Church Street, Malvern on Tuesday.

English Channel swimmer Alan Gale on course to finish challenge

Cotswold Journal: Alan Gale is set to swim the English Channel tomorrow in aid of Acorns Children's Hospice

6:51pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

ENGLISH Channel swimmer Alan Gale was set to complete his daring challenge to reach France for Acorns Children's Hospice last night.

Choir hopes to reach 100 members for 40th its Anniversary

Cotswold Journal: Alcester Male Voice Choir is looking to recruit new members.

6:10pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THIS year marks the 40th Anniversary of Alcester Male Voice Choir and to celebrate the group is hoping to reach 100 members.

Welland residents urged to return survey forms

6:02pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

RESIDENTS of Welland who have not yet returned their Neighbourhood Plan questionnaires are being urged to do so.

First Chief Scout Award presented

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6:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

PEOPLETON Scout Group awarded its first Chief Scout Award to Kael Baker, a pupil at Blessed Edward Oldcorne Catholic College in Worcester.

Worcester higher than national average for cot death

Cotswold Journal: (4896893)

6:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

NEW statistics have shown seven babies born in Worcester between 2004 and 2012 died as a result of ‘cot death’.

Worcester higher than national average for cot death

Cotswold Journal: (4896893)

5:58pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

NEW statistics have shown seven babies born in Worcester between 2004 and 2012 died as a result of ‘cot death’.

Worcester higher than national average for cot death

Cotswold Journal: (4896893)

5:58pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

NEW statistics have shown seven babies born in Worcester between 2004 and 2012 died as a result of ‘cot death’.

Worcester higher than national average for cot death

Cotswold Journal: (4896893)

5:58pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

NEW statistics have shown seven babies born in Worcester between 2004 and 2012 died as a result of ‘cot death’.

Worcester higher than national average for cot death

Cotswold Journal: (4896893)

5:58pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

NEW statistics have shown seven babies born in Worcester between 2004 and 2012 died as a result of ‘cot death’.

First Chief Scout Award presented

Cotswold Journal: (9530448)

5:58pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

PEOPLETON Scout Group awarded its first Chief Scout Award to Kael Baker, a pupil at Blessed Edward Oldcorne Catholic College in Worcester.

Worcester higher than national average for cot death

Cotswold Journal: (4896893)

5:58pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

NEW statistics have shown seven babies born in Worcester between 2004 and 2012 died as a result of ‘cot death’.

Bewdley Beer Festival to kick off

Cotswold Journal:

6:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Bewdley Beer Festival will start tomorrow at St George's Hall at 6pm.

Dormy House wins prestigious shooting venue award

Cotswold Journal: A corporate shooting party. Vicki Jewitt, Dormy’s sales and marketing manager, is on the far right.

5:50pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

WITH the grouse shooting season opening this month the Dormy House Hotel near Broadway has been named one of the top 12 shooting hotels in the UK.

Health staff on hand at Guildhall event

Cotswold Journal: South Worcestershire CCG communications officer Gary Hammersley providing information on health services in Worcestershire at the Guildhall

5:42pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

FAMILIES attending a fun event at Worcester’s Guildhall earlier this month were offered free advice on choosing the best healthcare service.

More help for the Tracy Sollis Leukaemia Trust

Cotswold Journal: Sam Boulter , Honeybourne Railway Club Western Region secretary, helped to raise money for the Tracy Sollis Leukaemia Trust.

5:38pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A CHARITY bingo night held at Honeybourne Railway Club was on the right track raising £320 for the Tracy Sollis Leukaemia Trust.

Rider airlifted after falling from her horse

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5:20pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

PROTECTIVE clothing protected a horse rider from suffering more significant injuries after she fell off her horse at an equestrianism competition.

Catch of the weekend

Cotswold Journal:

5:18pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE Evesham Hotel is supporting this weekend’s internationally-renowned angling competition with a fish-inspired menu created by head chef, Paul Napper.

Young people put on performance

5:16pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

YOUNG people with special needs have been preparing a show this week as part of the This is Me drama project.

Young people put on performance

5:16pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

YOUNG people with special needs have been preparing a show this week as part of the This is Me drama project.

Horse lands on woman at equestrian event in Bromyard

Cotswold Journal:

5:16pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A HORSE landed on a rider at an equestrian competition in Bromyard today.

Eat, drink and bring merry at this year's Evesham Pie and Ale Festival

Cotswold Journal: The Evesham Pie and Ale Festival,  Photo: Tim Spurgeon (9526461)

5:01pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

FOODY festival goers will be flocking to the centre of Evesham on Saturday, September 13, to sample some fantastic pies and ales.

No increase in breast cancer referrals in Worcestershire despite Eastenders storyline

Cotswold Journal: Recruitment opens for NHS apprenticeships

4:55pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

SOAP storylines about cancer seem to have no influence on attitudes to the disease in Worcestershire.

No increase in breast cancer referrals in Worcestershire despite Eastenders storyline

Cotswold Journal: Recruitment opens for NHS apprenticeships

4:52pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

SOAP storylines about cancer seem to have no influence on attitudes to the disease in Worcestershire.

No increase in breast cancer referrals in Worcestershire despite Eastenders storyline

Cotswold Journal: Recruitment opens for NHS apprenticeships

4:52pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

SOAP storylines about cancer seem to have no influence on attitudes to the disease in Worcestershire.

No increase in breast cancer referrals in Worcestershire despite Eastenders storyline

Cotswold Journal: Recruitment opens for NHS apprenticeships

4:52pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

SOAP storylines about cancer seem to have no influence on attitudes to the disease in Worcestershire.

No increase in breast cancer referrals in Worcestershire despite Eastenders storyline

Cotswold Journal: Recruitment opens for NHS apprenticeships

4:52pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

SOAP storylines about cancer seem to have no influence on attitudes to the disease in Worcestershire.






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