Drivers advised to plan their journeys due to a lorry fire on M5

Drivers advised to plan their journeys due to a lorry fire on M5

Highways England is advising road users in the West Midlands to leave extra time for their journeys following a lorry fire on the M5 this afternoon. the incident happened shortly after 3pm today (Wednesday) at junction 4 (Lydiate Ash) northbound. Both the north and...
Man dies in Worcester fire

Man dies in Worcester fire

A man has sadly died following a building fire in Worcestershire this afternoon. West Midlands Ambulance Service received a 999 call from the fire service to reports of a building fire at 2.50pm on Tolladine Road in Warndon, Worcester. An ambulance, a paramedic...
Arrest made in Julie Fox murder investigation

Arrest made in Julie Fox murder investigation

Officers investigating the death of Julie Fox have arrested a 43-year-old man from Worcester on suspicion of murder. Julie’s body was found in her bungalow on Carnforth Drive, Worcester on the evening of Wednesday 27 December. A post mortem established she died...
Flood alerts issued in Worcestershire

Flood alerts issued in Worcestershire

Flood alerts have issued ahead of tonight’s forecast rain in Worcestershire. The Environment Agency issued the flood alerts after torrential rain showers throughout Christmas Day and overnight, which could cause rivers to burst their banks. Dave Throup from the...
Appeal to find missing Worcestershire teenager

Appeal to find missing Worcestershire teenager

Officers are appealing for help to find a missing teenager from Worcestershire. Trang Thuy Thi Hi was reported missing on Thursday afternoon (14 December) but has not been seen or heard from since. The 16-year-old, who is also known as Tracy, is described as around...
Work Begins to Transform Former Austin House into Art House

Work Begins to Transform Former Austin House into Art House

Work has started to transform the former Austin House in Worcester’s Castle Street in top class arts facilities for city students. The University of Worcester is restoring and refurbishing the Grade II Listed building into what will be known as The Art House,...