Under-threat library would share with coffee shop

Under-threat library would share with coffee shop

By Christian Barnett – Local Democracy Reporter The community around an under-threat library have said they would share it with a Costa or Starbuck’s if it meant it could stay open. An online survey by Councillor Richard Udall revealed more than 80 per cent of...
Conservation area plans move step forward

Conservation area plans move step forward

By Christian Barnett – Local Democracy Reporter Plans for a new conservation area in a Victorian city suburb have moved a step forward after councillors approved a six-week public consultation. Park Avenue in Barbourne, which is home to a number of examples of...
Micro-homes in Worcester approved

Micro-homes in Worcester approved

By Christian Barnett – Local Democracy Reporter Plans for 16 micro-homes on an old car park were approved – despite strong objections from neighbours. The iKozie micro-homes, the first of which was trialled in Barbourne in Worcester last year, will be built...
Appeal to help find missing Worcestershire woman

Appeal to help find missing Worcestershire woman

Police are appealing to help locate a missing woman from Ashton under Hill in Worcestershire. Debra Spooner, aged 43, has been missing since 9:45am on Saturday and was last seen on Hillside in Ashton under Hill. It is believed she may have travelled to Gloucestershire...