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HMP Hewell prisoner killed inmate with 'single punch'

BBC Worcestershire - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 19:01
James Johnson was jailed for manslaughter after he killed Luke Derriman in a prison fight.
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Worcester Warriors: Prop Ryan Bower and flanker Zac Xiourouppa to miss rest of season

BBC Worcestershire - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 18:00
Injured Worcester forwards Ryan Bower and flanker Zac Xiourouppa are both expected to miss the rest of the season.
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John Hastings: Former Durham, Worcestershire and Australia all-rounder retires

BBC Worcestershire - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 14:14
Ex-Durham, Worcestershire and Australia all-rounder John Hastings retires with a lung condition causing him to cough up blood.
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Premiership Rugby Cup: Saracens and Bristol win to maintain semi-final hopes

BBC Worcestershire - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 17:39
Saracens and Bristol pick up wins in the Premiership Rugby Cup to keep their semi-final hopes alive.
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The eight brothers who fought in World War One

BBC Worcestershire - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 00:20
Thomas and Eliza Everton received a letter expressing the king's gratitude for their sons' war effort.
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Moeen has not taken chance batting at number three - Bayliss

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 12:00
England coach Trevor Bayliss says Moeen Ali could move down the batting order for the second Test, while Jos Buttler, Ben Foakes and Jonny Bairstow could all play.
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World War One: The BBC's Home Front comes to an end

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 01:13
The final episode of Home Front is set to air after four years of showcasing domestic life during WW1.
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Rapist who jumped from court dock get more jail time

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 13:15
Sex offender Bradley Tout, 20, went on the run for four days after fleeing from Worcester Crown Court.
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Former St Gilbert's headmaster will not face retrial

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:31
Prosecutors say no evidence will be put forward against David Burns on three outstanding charges.
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Wales v Australia: Josh Adams picked ahead of Liam Williams

BBC Worcestershire - Thu, 11/08/2018 - 15:31
Wales pick Worcester wing Josh Adams ahead of British and Irish Lions star Liam Williams for Saturday's Test against Australia.
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Jehovah's Witness elder jailed for child sexual abuse

BBC Worcestershire - Wed, 11/07/2018 - 20:08
Brian Jenkins used his position in religion to indecently assault a "terrified" schoolgirl.
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Former St Gilbert's head teacher cleared of child cruelty

BBC Worcestershire - Tue, 11/06/2018 - 17:06
A hearing this week will decide whether a retrial will go ahead on three outstanding charges.
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Bromsgrove man shot by police 'moments' after arrival

BBC Worcestershire - Mon, 11/05/2018 - 17:27
The Independent Office for Police Conduct is investigating the non-fatal shooting in Worcestershire.
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Man shot and injured by armed police in Bromsgrove

BBC Worcestershire - Sun, 11/04/2018 - 10:26
Officers were responding to reports of a man with a handgun in a nearby street.
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Premiership Cup: Worcester Warriors record biggest-ever win at Leicester

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 11/03/2018 - 17:20
Worcester win at Leicester for a third successive time as they beat the Tigers 31-12 in the Premiership Cup.
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M5 pedestrian killed in traffic near Frankley Services

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 11/03/2018 - 09:42
The victim, in his 50s, was struck by an oncoming vehicle.
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GB swimmer Tazmin Pugh died in 'accidental' house fire

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 18:32
Investigators say an electrical extension cable over-heating started the fire which killed Tazmin Pugh.
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'Neglect' led to patients' deaths at a Redditch hospital

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 16:01
The trio, who were patients of disgraced surgeon Sudip Sarkar, died from failures in post-op care.
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How Cher Lloyd 'fought and hustled' to release new music

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 11/02/2018 - 05:27
The 25-year-old took the unusual step for a pop artist to personally contact producers and writers without label backing.
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Redditch woman's dream to restore 1959 ambulance

BBC Worcestershire - Thu, 11/01/2018 - 01:08
The yoga teacher attempting to get a vintage ambulance back on the road.
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