Worcestershire County, England Newswire

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  1. Worcester City: Another red card but City dig deep in FA Vase thrillerRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Worcester News

    FOUR goals in a madcap seven minutes and a third red card in as many matches conspired to give Worcester City a huge scare in the FA Vase. City took a 2-0 lead through Dave Reynolds in the 40th minute yet got pegged back to 2-2 only to edge ahead before the interval.

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  2. Worcester City: Poll & player ratings from the 4-3 win over Sherwood CollieryRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Worcester News

    MANIC, breathtaking, downright madcap. Call it what you will but City's 4-3 win over Sherwood Colliery certainly set pulses racing.

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  3. Soldiers stood to attention outside Dancox House Army Reserve CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Worcester News

    The parade marked 100 years since Private Dancox was awarded a Victoria Cross for his bravery during the First World War in Ypres, Belgium. Private Dancox was honoured with a plaque at Dancox House Army Reserve Centre, with his emotional grandson, also called Frederick Dancox invited to unveil the plaque.

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  4. Man stabbed in chest during Birmingham car-jackingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BBC News

    A 31-year-old man is in a serious condition in hospital after he was stabbed during a car-jacking. The victim was stabbed in the chest at about 19:45 BST on Friday before his car was stolen on Bunbury Road in Northfield, Birmingham.

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  5. Hogan Lovells Sheds Staffers, Confirms Financial Reporting TweaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | American Lawyer

    Hogan Lovells, which earlier this week changed the way it reports some of its financial results, is set to trim its U.S. business services ranks by more than 40 staffers as part of a voluntary retirement program. The Global 100 firm confirmed last month that it would offer voluntary retirement to some 400 staffers in the U.S. who had been with Hogan Lovells for at least five years, while also seeking to shed another 90 jobs , including 12 legal support positions, as part of a U.K. restructuring plan.

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  6. Hunt for Northfield car-jacker who stabbed man in the chestRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | IcSuttoncoldfield

    The victim, a 31-year-old man, was viciously attacked shortly after he got into his car near Manor Vets on Bunbury Road The victim, a 31-year-old man, was viciously attacked shortly after he got into his car near Manor Vets on Bunbury Road, at around 7.45pm on Friday. The attacker - thought to have been wearing a black puffa-style coat - then drove away in the victim's silver VW Golf GTi, which remains missing.

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  7. Man stabbed in the chest in brutal Northfield car-jacking - updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | IcWolverhampton

    Footage from the scene last night show parts of Bunbury Road and Knighton Road sealed off by West Midlands Police Police were alerted by ambulance colleagues at 7.45pm to a man who'd suffered a serious chest wound in Bunbury Road, Northfield. It's understood the 31-year-old man, from Bromsgrove, had walked to his car and was about to pull away when the knifeman opened the driver's door and attacked him before driving off in his silver VW Golf GTi.

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  8. Two Birmingham streets cordoned off for 'serious incident' - updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | IcSuttoncoldfield

    Footage from the scene last night show parts of Bunbury Road and Knighton Road sealed off by West Midlands Police Footage from the scene last night show parts of Bunbury Road and Knighton Road sealed off by West Midlands Police. The Birmingham Mail has approached police and West Midlands Ambulance Service for comment - we will update this live blog when that happens.

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  9. The day pub bombings victim handed a young fan his football cup winners medalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | IcWolverhampton

    Jimmy Craig, who played for a number of local football teams, was the last of the 21 victims to die. His story was recently told by the Sunday Mercury and it touched reader Paul Franks who said: "I actually cried while reading the article because it was like I was taken back in time.

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  10. FA Vase live: Worcester City v Sherwood CollieryRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Worcester News

    WE will be bringing you live team news, updates and anything going on at the Victoria Ground as Worcester City take on Sherwood Colliery in the FA Vase first round (KO 3pm).

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  11. Highways England says it wants to introduce the new limit to as many roadworks as possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | IcWalsall

    Speed limits could be raised up to 60mph through motorway roadworks as Highways England looks to combat congestion and lessen the impact of repairs. The government-owned company has been testing different speed limits since September 2016, and in two further tests - one on the M5 in the Midlands - found drivers' heart rates were lower when driving faster through roadworks .

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  12. Football courses run by Kidderminster Harriers will be held next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Ludlow Advertiser

    TERM holiday courses will take place in Tenbury and Cleobury Mortimer next week, organised by the Kidderminster Harriers Community Scheme. Each course will feature a star player award and a mini soccer tournament and everyone taking part will receive a prize.

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  13. Unconscious woman kicked in the head as thug launches attack outside TescoRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Metro UK News

    This is the shocking moment a woman was kicked in the head by a lowlife thug as she lay motionless on the ground in a brutal street attack. This is the shocking moment a woman was kicked in the head by a thug as she lay motionless on the ground in a brutal street attack.

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  14. Redditch history set to come alive at Forge Mill next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Droitwich Advertiser

    Ernie Cater's team await to demolish 59 back-to-back houses in Britten Street as part of the council's 1958 slum clearance scheme. Councillor JH Taylor swings the sledge hammer for the first symbolic blow.

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  15. Motorway roadworks speed limit could be increasedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BBC News

    But trials carried out by Highways England found drivers' heart rates were lower when they drove at 55mph and 60mph through roadworks. The government-owned company said the new limits could come into effect in some areas this year, but unions warn it would put motorway workers at risk.

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  16. Anger over no Asian or black nominations in sports awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Malvern Gazette

    THE Herefordshire and Worcestershire Sports Awards has come under fire after it emerged not a single black or Asian athlete had been nominated - including county cricket star Moeen Ali. City councillor Jabba Riaz said he was concerned non-white athletes had not been nominated in this year's awards.

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  17. Judson's Founders' Day illuminates power of God at work throughout the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Judson University's Founders' Day event includes a chapel message, "A Special Hug from Heaven: Jamaica's Hero and the First Baptist Missionary to the World," by the Rev. Doreen Morrison.

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  18. Natl Express Grp (NXPGF) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IntersportsWire

    According to Zacks, "National Express Group plc is a transport operator. It provides bus, coach and rail services primarily in the UK, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East.

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  19. Missing man's partner 'just waiting and hoping' for his returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Halesowennews.co.uk

    'IT'S the not knowing that's the worst" - the partner of missing Stourbridge man Matthew Gill today told the News as efforts to find him continued, two weeks after he vanished. Mr Gill, a manager at Kidderminster's B&Q store, failed to arrive at work on Friday October 6 and has not been seen since despite extensive search efforts to try and find him.

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  20. Train cancelled due to "disruptive passengers"Read the original story

    Friday | Worcester News

    The train, which was due to leave Worcester Foregate Street at 6.22pm to go to Great Malvern was cancelled due to delays earlier on the line.

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