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New app helps to locate people in need

New app helps to locate people in need

West Mercia police officers are using a new app to help pinpoint the location of people in need. The location technology called What3Words has divided the world into 3mx3m squares. Each square has been allocated a unique three word address which anyone can refer to...

Witness appeal to altercation in Kidderminster

Witness appeal to altercation in Kidderminster

Police are appealing for witnesses of an altercation that took place outside a bar on New Road in Kidderminster at around 00.40am on Sunday. It is believed that an altercation took place on New Road involving a number of people resulting in a woman in her 30s being...

Worcester gears up for Victorian Fayre

Worcester gears up for Victorian Fayre

Preparations are underway for this year's Worcester Victorian Christmas Fayre promises to be a truly spectacular event, with nearly 200 stalls filling the city’s streets from Thursday 28 November until Sunday 1 December. Now in its 27th year, the Victorian Christmas...

Pikes, Porcelain and Savings

Pikes, Porcelain and Savings

Two Worcester City Museums have joined forces to offer visitors a saving and the chance to visit both historic sites. The Commandery and The Museum of Royal Worcester are launching the brand new ‘Pikes and Porcelain Saver Ticket’ this week and will be available to buy...

Man pleads guilty after Bromsgrove firearms incident

Man pleads guilty after Bromsgrove firearms incident

A man has pleaded guilty to firearms offences after an incident in Bromsgrove last year which saw shots fired by police. On November 3 police were called to reports of a man with a handgun. He was located in Birmingham Road and during the incident shots were fired by...

Thousands raised for children’s charity

Thousands raised for children’s charity

A campaign aimed at getting Worcestershire residents recycling more, has raised £2000 for Acorns Children’s Hospice. The Worcestershire County Council, Recycle for Acorns campaign ran throughout August, encouraging people to recycle more cans and plastics. During the...

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