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Hereford man given hospital order after mother's murder

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 15:00
Jason Nellist is "detained without limit of time" after stabbing his mother Julie Clark to death.
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West Mercia Police sued over wrongful conviction

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 14:57
Victor Nealon, who served 17 years in jail, was freed by DNA evidence.
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Clare's Law: The women who risk their lives by refusing information

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 02:48
Many women are refusing information from police that could save their lives - why?
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Three men deny dealing Viking artefacts found in Herefordshire

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 19:45
Gold and silver coins, a bracelet and ingots were found in a village in 2015.
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Julie Clark death: Son guilty of Hereford stab murder

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 16:51
Jason Nellist was hit by a van shortly after murdering his mother at her home in Hereford.
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Alexandra Hospital patients alerted over worker with TB

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 07:15
Alexandra Hospital has written to 141 patients over suspected contact with the infected employee.
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Stroke patient set for more than £500,000 in NHS damages

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 18:07
A woman had three strokes before medics diagnosed an underlying heart problem, a court has heard.
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'Our new-build home has 354 defects'

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 22:11
A couple says they still can't live in their new house in Worcester, two years after they bought it.
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Premiership: Worcester Warriors 20-13 Harlequins - Schonert, Mills help hosts claim third win of season

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 21:59
Worcester Warriors secure a third Premiership victory of the season with a gritty defensive display against Harlequins at Sixways.
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Red rating as superbug found in Worcestershire Royal Hospital

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 15:59
Twenty-four patients, including one with blood poisoning, have been affected by the outbreak.
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Seven arrested over cash machine thefts

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 14:24
Officers carried out early morning raids at several addresses following a spate of burglaries.
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Warwickshire Sunday Smash: Midlands to launch new 100-ball club competition

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 18:38
Warwickshire are promoting a new competition bringing the concept of 100-ball cricket to club level.
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River Stour shopping trolleys 'stopping salmon spawning'

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 15:32
Volunteers have been pulling the supermarket staple from the water to help fish.
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Minor injuries units closed due to 'winter pressures'

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 12:36
Wye Valley NHS Trust plans to redeploy up to three staff to Hereford's emergency department.
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The hospitals that fail to treat patients on time

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 12:00
Nearly one in five local hospital services have failed to hit their key waiting time targets for a whole year.
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'UK's oldest twins' turn 102: Stourport-on-Severn pair mark birthday

Tue, 11/20/2018 - 10:59
Irene Crump and Phyllis Jones put their longevity down to good luck and "good food".
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Murder accused John Broadhurst not 'unduly upset' at girlfriend's death

Mon, 11/19/2018 - 20:39
John Broadhurst denies murdering his girlfriend after allegedly engaging in "rough sex" with her.
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Flying Scotsman nameplate fetches a record £64,500

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 15:59
A mystery bidder paid a record amount for the steam locomotive's original solid brass plate.
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Premiership: Bath 28-13 Worcester Warriors

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 14:51
Bath end a run of seven games without victory with a comfortable Premiership win over Worcester Warriors.
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Murder accused 'wanted to teach lover a lesson'

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 18:05
John Broadhurst is accused of murdering his lover Natalie Connolly at their home in a village.
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