Fire Service supports Electrical Fire Safety Week

Fire Service supports Electrical Fire Safety Week

Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) is supporting Electrical Fire Safety Week 2017, which is taking place 20 – 26 November. Each year fire crews attend a high percentage of fires that were caused by electrical goods.  Domestic electrical white...
Do you recognise these four men seen in Redditch

Do you recognise these four men seen in Redditch

Police have released a CCTV image of four men they are trying to locate and identify, they may have vital information relating to two alleged robberies which took place on Wednesday 8 November near the Kingfisher Centre area of Redditch. The incidents are believed to...
Friends of Fort Royal shortlisted for national award

Friends of Fort Royal shortlisted for national award

A community group which aims to support and enhance Worcester’s historic Fort Royal Park has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award. The Friends of Fort Royal and Commandery Gardens is one of four groups shortlisted for the category of ‘Friends...
Tour of Britain gives half million boost to Worcester’s economy

Tour of Britain gives half million boost to Worcester’s economy

Worcester benefitted from more than half a million pounds of additional spend thanks to the city hosting the prestigious start of the final stage of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain last month. 20,000 people lined the city’s streets on Sunday October 10 to see...
Worcester green campaigns win international awards

Worcester green campaigns win international awards

Worcester initiatives to encourage recycling and sustainability have been recognised in the international Green Apple Environment Awards. Two joint initiatives by Worcester City Council and the University of Worcester scooped prestigious prizes in the awards,...