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County Championship: Essex's Jamie Porter stars against Worcestershire

BBC Worcestershire - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 17:17
Essex reach 252-5 on day one at Chelmsford after paceman Jamie Porter's 7-41 skittles Worcestershire for 94.
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Moeen Ali has 'full support' of England team over 'Osama' claim - Joe Root

BBC Worcestershire - Tue, 09/18/2018 - 16:14
Moeen Ali has the "full support" of the England team over a claim he was called 'Osama' by an Australia player in the 2015 Ashes, says captain Joe Root.
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St Gilbert's abuse: Pupil 'abused more than 200 times'

BBC Worcestershire - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 18:28
A former pupil at an approved school was routinely sexually abused by its headmaster, a jury hears.
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Wayne Parnell: Worcestershire sign South Africa all-rounder on Kolpak deal

BBC Worcestershire - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 17:14
Worcestershire sign Wayne Parnell on a three-year Kolpak deal following his spell as an overseas player this season.
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Highways England campaigns to stop motorway tailgating

BBC Worcestershire - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 12:07
Driving too close to other vehicles causes one in eight serious accidents, Highways England says.
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Pat Brown: Moeen Ali backs Worcestershire team-mate for England call-up

BBC Worcestershire - Mon, 09/17/2018 - 09:12
Worcestershire's T20 Blast-winning captain Moeen Ali backs 'find of the tournament' Pat Brown for an England call this winter.
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Have-a-go-hero bodybuilder back on stage

BBC Worcestershire - Sun, 09/16/2018 - 17:06
Will Flint was trying to help a woman when he was repeatedly stabbed and left seriously injured.
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T20 Blast final: Worcestershire's Ben Cox praises team effort at Edgbaston

BBC Worcestershire - Sun, 09/16/2018 - 11:13
Worcestershire’s Ben Cox bounces back from poor form to share T20 Blast glory and earn an award double.
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Oldest person in the UK: How has life changed?

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 23:31
As Grace Jones, the oldest living person in the UK, turns 112, BBC News looks at her life and times.
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T20 Blast final: Worcestershire Rapids beat Sussex Sharks by five wickets

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 21:13
Worcestershire Rapids win their first T20 title beating Sussex Sharks by five wickets in the Blast final.
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Premiership: Worcester Warriors 20-23 Newcastle Falcons

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 17:00
Newcastle claim their first win of the Premiership season as they condemn Worcester to a third straight defeat.
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Basil D'Oliveira awarded freedom of Worcester

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 16:24
His son Shaun D'Oliveira accepted the award and said his dad would have been proud.
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T20 Blast: Worcestershire Rapids beat Lancashire Lightning by 20 runs in semi-final

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 13:19
Moeen Ali inspires Worcestershire to a 20-run win against Lancashire Lightning to guide them into the T20 Blast Final.
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Moeen Ali: Cricket Australia to investigate claims England all-rounder was called 'Osama'

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 07:19
Cricket Australia are to investigate claims made by England all-rounder Moeen Ali that an Australian player called him 'Osama' during the 2015 Ashes.
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Divorce law: Plans to overhaul 'archaic' laws revealed

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 09/15/2018 - 00:02
The government reveals plans to make divorce a less confrontational process for couples.
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Hay Castle's 600-year-old wooden gates to be restored

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 17:29
600-year-old gates which have not opened for decades are a major part of a castle's £5.5m overhaul.
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Steve Magoffin: Worcestershire's Australian seamer retires aged 38

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 09:41
Worcestershire's Australian seamer Steve Magoffin retires from all forms of cricket at the age of 38.
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Cornell du Preez: Worcester forward 'unable to speak for four weeks' after throat injury

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 09:07
Worcester Warriors forward Cornell du Preez is to stay in hospital for a further four weeks to recover from a serious throat injury.
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2018 T20 Blast Finals Day: Who are favourites and who will win the mascot race?

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 09/14/2018 - 08:04
Lancashire, Worcestershire, Sussex or Somerset? Alex Hartley, Kate Cross and Steven Mullaney preview T20 Blast Finals Day.
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Sister of hit-and-run victim calls for law change

BBC Worcestershire - Thu, 09/13/2018 - 23:24
Amy O'Connor's brother Andrew Lindup was killed in a hit-and-run crash in December 2016.
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