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MP Harriet Harman warns against '50 Shades' murder defence

Wed, 12/19/2018 - 15:59
Harriet Harman says the "rough sex" defence risks men killing their partners and blaming them for it.
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Will Butler: Worcester Warriors centre signs two-year contract

Wed, 12/19/2018 - 14:20
Worcester Warriors centre Will Butler signs a new two-year contract with the Premiership club.
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Woodhead Pass: Women killed in Dunford Bridge crash named

Wed, 12/19/2018 - 12:08
Their families have paid tribute to the women who were students at Nottingham Trent University.
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Duncan Weir: Worcester Warriors and Scotland stand-off signs new two-year deal

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 20:58
After his lost season in 2017-18, Worcester Warriors' Scotland stand-off Duncan Weir signs a new two-year contract.
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GB swimmer Tazmin Pugh remembered for 'fun and laughter'

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 14:20
Tazmin Pugh's father has spoken about how his daughter, found dead after a fire, will be remembered.
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Millionaire jailed for girlfriend's 'rough sex' death

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 15:47
John Broadhurst told an emergency operator he found his partner "dead as a doughnut" at their home.
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GJ Van Velze: Worcester Warriors captain signs new two-year contract

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 14:34
Worcester Warriors captain GJ Van Velze signs a new two-year deal, tying him to Sixways until 2021.
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Boy delivers presents to Birmingham Children's Hospital

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 17:26
James Blair from Worcester suffers with the genetic condition Noonan syndrome and regularly receives hospital care.
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European Challenge Cup: Worcester 23-7 Pau

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 17:09
Josh Adams and Alafoti Faosiliva both score tries as Worcester beat Pau 23-7 at Sixways to go back top of European Challenge Cup Pool 2.
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Susie Goodall: British sailor would attempt Golden Globe Race again 'in a heartbeat'

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 07:50
Susie Goodall says she would attempt the Golden Globe Race again "in a heartbeat", despite having to be rescued in the Pacific Ocean.
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Jess Varnish tribunal: Ex-rider putting 'self interest' first, says British Cycling lawyer

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 18:25
Ex-rider Jess Varnish is putting "self-interest" first in an employment case against British Cycling and UK Sport, a lawyer says.
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Why did Rachel Johnston die after having all her teeth removed?

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:02
The families of three people with learning difficulties tell the BBC all their teeth were taken out.
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Matti Williams: Worcester Warriors forward signs new deal

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 14:16
Flanker Matti Williams signs a new contract with Premiership side Worcester Warriors.
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Nixon Smith: Body found in search for missing Briton

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 13:30
Nixon Smith, from Worcestershire, went missing last month after flying from Malaga to Madrid.
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Ambulance vandalism: Bins and scooters used in attacks

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 00:11
More than 200 acts of vandalism against ambulances have been recorded over the past three years.
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Dad and disabled girl 'abused by postman' in Malvern parking row

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 16:03
James Beresford said the postal worker's language towards his disabled daughter amounted to a "hate crime".
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Jess Varnish tribunal: Dr Richard Freeman pulls out of attending

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 15:35
The doctor involved in cycling's jiffy-bag scandal has pulled out of giving evidence to Jess Varnish's employment tribunal on legal grounds.
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Isaac Miller: Worcester hooker overcomes broken collar bone to sign new contract

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 14:26
Worcester Warriors hooker Isaac Miller signs an undisclosed-length deal following his return from a broken collar bone.
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Jess Varnish tribunal: British Cycling coaches had 'extreme control'

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 17:41
Jess Varnish tells an employment tribunal that British Cycling coaches would "listen through the door", as she seeks damages for wrongful dismissal.
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Millionaire admits killing girlfriend in sex session

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 15:19
John Broadhurst will be sentenced on Monday after pleading guilty to manslaughter.
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