A 27-year-old man was treated by the ambulance service for serious injuries and was taken to hospital where his condition is described as critical but stable. Detective Inspector Richard Marsh, from Birmingham's Violent Crime Team, said: "We continue to make enquiries to establish the circumstances surrounding the shooting.
NIGEL Huddleston has revealed himself to be a big fan of The Great British Bake Off , proof if ever it were needed that all good politicians love a bandwagon to leap on. The Mid-Worcestershire Tory isn't going down the exotic route in his own personal quest for cookery triumph, though, pictured above with a home-made lemon drizzle cake to celebrate the hit TV show's final.
This artist's impression, released by Worcestershire County Council , show how it expects the new-look Eastham Bridge to look. It will be open by April next year, with frustrated residents having to use a 10-mile detour to cross the River Teme in the meantime.
Vera Davies, husband Bill and their son Michael. Vera lost both legs when an anti-aircraft shell hit the Boat Inn,... A battery of 3.7 inch anti-aircraft guns firing at night during the Second World War TWO WEEKS ago, on the front page of Bugle 1259, we featured the tragic wedding of James and Florence Jones.
SANTA, reindeers and Christmas cheer will be guaranteed in Bromsgrove next month as Primrose Hospice once again opens its doors for a festive fayre. Father Christmas will be the star attraction at the event on St Godwalds Road from 12 noon until 4pm on Sunday, November 27, while two real reindeer will also join him until 2pm.
Linda Case, a founding member of charity Cats Protection, sadly passed away on Friday leaving behind her husband, her family and friends, and all the felines she raised money for, rescued, and cared for. The Halesowen branch of Cats Protection have paid tribute to Linda, who also lived in Halesowen, thanking her for all her work.
CHILDREN'S entertainer "Professor Pepperpot" will be joining a firm of lawyers as they lay out their stall at Redditch Market this weekend. The probate team from Thomas Horton LLP Solicitors will be manning the stand on Saturday morning, after the success of a similar event last year in nearby Bromsgrove.
HERITAGE experts have issued a plea about Worcester's crumbling history - with serious concerns over key sites from the city's past voiced in an official 'at risk' register. The city's famed medieval City Walls, the Lowesmoor Conservation Area and even part of Worcester Cathedral have come under criticism for their "poor" condition.
Roads are generally looking clear this Thursday morning , with just a few minor incidents to look out for, including: Slip roads closed on A4189 Warwick Highway in Redditch at the Studley Road junction, because of roadworks, although a diversion is in operation. Expect slow traffic on A4123 New Birmingham Road southbound in Dudley at Burnt Tree Traffic Lights and on A4123 Wolverhampton Road southbound in Oldbury at Birchley Island.