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Graham Hodgson, who worked at Netherbrook Primary School for 21 years, was killed in a car accident in Cyprus on Wednesday November 27, aged 58. The father-of-three from Wordsley, Stourbridge, taught at the Chester Road school from 1989 until his retirement in 2010.
Toward the end of a nearly seven-hour flight from Dubai to Birmingham, England, passengers got a terrifying scare Thursday when heavy winds almost forced the plane into a sideways landing.
Conservative Robin Walker says Worcester City Council should do a U-turn on the proposed changes in a bid to help the public.
THE elected finance chief at Worcester City Council has issued a stark warning over handing swathes of services to outside providers - saying he doesn't want to "lose control" of them.
PEOPLE can have their say on plans for a new academy for children in Worcestershire who find mainstream education difficult to cope with.
A man has admitted the double murder of his ex-partner and her baby son after strangling them both in their beds.
Fifteen years ago Ian Parkhill was diagnosed with a rare muscle-wasting disease that gradually robbed him of the strength in his thighs.
The seat, known locally as the storytelling chair, was installed in 2005 as a community arts project by Wyre Forest District Council and St George's Primary School in Kidderminster.
A JUDGE has issued a clear warning that anyone involved in drunken fighting in the streets will be facing a jail sentence.
LEISURE centre plans for Wyre Forest have been put under the spotlight as council leaders begin a new tendering process for the proposed sports facility.
Despite massive investment into flooding alleviation work, pressure to build new homes and climate change are driving up fears the county could be facing a deteriorating situation.
SHOPPERS are being urged to buy an extra item on their trip to the supermarket this weekend to help feed the needy over Christmas.
Against closure: Stephen Clee at Bewdley Fire Station, which could be shut down in fire authority plans to cut costs WYRE Forest councillors will be submitting their concerns over the possible closure of Bewdley Fire Station and the removal of an engine in Kidderminster to fire chiefs.
The final-flight honor goes to Bangladesh Biman Airlines, operator of the world's last passenger DC-10 -- which the airline says will be making its final scheduled flight on December 7, on an otherwise routine flight.
RUBERY residents and visitors gathered in the village on Saturday afternoon and evening for the annual Christmas lights switch-on.
PEOPLE across Stourbridge are invited to remember lost loved ones over the festive season and help raise money for the town's Age Concern charity at the same time.
The Waste Management Services PFI Contract was signed between Herefordshire and Worcestershire Councils and Mercia Waste Management Ltd in December 1998 for 25 years as an "integrated solution" for the disposal of all domestic waste in the two counties.