Droitwich, England Newswire

Droitwich, England Newswire

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  1. Traffic returns to normal following three-way crash on A38 in DroitwichRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Droitwich Advertiser

    TRAFFIC has returned to normal and the road cleared following a three-way crash on the A38 near Copcut Lane in Droitwich. 24/11 17:47 Crew from @HWFireWorcs attended an RTC make safe, involving 3 cars on the A38, Droitwich Road, nr Martin Hussingtree

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  2. Travel: Police incident on M42 plus latest on M5 and other Midlands routesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    So, if you're looking for a stress free journey and want to avoid the rush hour hot-spots - why not use our traffic update? A quick glance around the Black Country and North Worcestershire suggests the roads are looking okay in general, apart from the below: One lane closed and slow traffic due to accident on M5 Southbound between J4A M42 and J5 A38 . Lane one is closed.

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  3. This photo of the completed works on Droitwich High Street was posted to @Ringway_Worcs on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Droitwich Advertiser

    ALL major works in Droitwich town centre are now complete with the High Street re-opening today - while an initiative helping to promote Christmas trade is set to launch soon. Traders were reassured earlier this month that the ongoing revamp work would be completed by December with the busy festive shopping period already underway.

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  4. Door smashed down in latest Droitwich drugs raidRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Worcester News

    POLICE smashed down the door of a house in Droitwich in the third drugs raid in the town in ten days. Officers from the Droitwich Safer neighbourhood team, assisted by the force tasking team and a drugs dog, raided the house in Woodmans Way at 7.30am on Friday.

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  5. The Worcestershire retain bragging rights with cup victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester News

    Leading five matches to one from the home leg played in October, The Worcestershire expected a tight match away at Bransford and so it proved. However, the visitors managed to sneak home with a 3-3 draw to win overall by eight games to four and keep their hold on the trophy.

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  6. Awards success for Hereford FC, Luctonians and Colwall & Malvern Hockey ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hereford Times

    All of the award winners, including Luctonians and Hereford FC and Melinda Bennett The Bulls have a great 2017, claiming another promotion and getting through to the second round of the FA Cup. Hereford claimed 30% of the public vote and beat competition from Bromsgrove Sporting FC, Daryl Mitchell, Droitwich RFC, Evie Richards and Johnny Arr.

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  7. Officers use chainsaw in dawn raid on ANOTHER suspected drugs denRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Worcester News

    SPECIALIST Task Force officers used a chainsaw to slice open the front and back doors of another suspected drugs den on an estate troubled by the illegal substance trade. A 44-year-old woman and two men, aged 23 and 17, were arrested at a property on the Westlands, Droitwich, for possession with intent to supply, after class A drugs were found.

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  8. Dramatic rescue after woman on mobility scooter topples halfway over railway tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | Worcester News

    Linda Andrews 64 and her daughter Philippa Conroy 37, of Droitwich rushed to help a woman whose mobility scooter reversed out of the lift too far at Worcester Foregate Street station to the brink of falling onto the tracks. They then saw a man on the other side of the platform leap onto the tracks to help lift the woman away from the edge of the platform.

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  9. Officers hand out safety advice and freebies to cyclists as part of new initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | Malvern Gazette

    A CYCLE safety initiative has been launched by West Mercia Police and the Safer Roads Partnership with figures revealing two deaths and 76 serious injuries to cyclists in three years. Representatives from SRP and uniformed officers will be stationed at various points across Worcestershire and stopping cyclists who are not visible enough and giving out safety advice as well as high-vis products.

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  10. Arrests made after officers use chainsaw to enter suspected drugs den on The WestlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | Droitwich Advertiser

    SPECIALIST Task Force officers used a chainsaw to slice open the front and back doors of another suspected drugs den on an estate troubled by the illegal substance trade. A 44-year-old woman and a man, 23, were arrested at a property on the Westlands, Droitwich, for possession with intent to supply, after class A drugs were found.

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  11. TIMELINE: How the net closed in on gang who brought drugs from Liverpool to WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Evesham Journal

    The story has been a real tale of intrigue, criss-crossing locations across the city and encompassing secret recordings, police surveillance and dramatic arrests as the net closed in on the gang. * December 6, 2014: Del Smith stopped by police for driving with no lights on his car.

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  12. Ashley James, Todd Porter, James Jones, David Warren, Deborah Crowther and Lee BryantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Malvern Gazette

    The story has been a real tale of intrigue, criss-crossing locations across the city and encompassing secret recordings, police surveillance and dramatic arrests as the net closed in on the gang. * December 6, 2014: Del Smith stopped by police for driving with no lights on his car.

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  13. Monday afternoon traffic and travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Worcester News

    Traffic is still slow and partially blocked due to a burst water main on Foregate Street both ways at Sansome Street in Worcester city centre. An earlier broken down vehicle on the M5 northbound between junction 8 M50 and junction seven A44 has meant one lane remains closed.

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  14. Move over Simon Cowell, it's time for The W FactorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Evesham Journal

    TALENT: Sister Chic, from Droitwich Spa High School, won an award at a previous W Factor competition. They are Chloe Earl, Lauren Bough and Imogen Stanley.

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  15. Monday's traffic and travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | Worcester News

    A BURST water main in Foregate Street, Worcester, at its junction with Sansome Street, reported about an hour ago, has meant that traffic was slow and the road was partially closed. On the M5 , one lane is closed and traffic is slow due to a broken down vehicle on the northbound carriageway between J6 .

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  16. Police boss predicts spike in gun crime if drug gangs prosper in cityRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 19 | Malvern Gazette

    A POLICE boss has predicted a spike in gun and knife crime if drug gangs are allowed to prosper in the city. The ongoing operation has already resulted in 21 arrests, closures of drug houses and seizures of heroin and crack cocaine.

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  17. Officers arrested two people following the raidRead the original story

    Friday Nov 17 | Worcester News

    The closure of the property in Shepherds Place, Droitwich means the occupants and all visitors will be excluded for three months. A man, aged 27, and a woman, 24, were then arrested at the address for possession with intent to supply class B drugs, after a quantity of cannabis was found in the property on Tuesday .

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  18. Droitwich ladies hit by injury in defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Droitwich Advertiser

    DROITWICH ladies' A team lost 3-1 at David Lloyd Bromsgrove A in Herefordshire and Worcestershire Winter Tennis League Division Two. Lisa Pettener-Jones and Marelize Yorke won 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 but the former player picked up an injury during the second match as Bromsgrove levelled the scores.

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  19. Disruption continues between Worcester and HerefordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Worcester News

    Update: Disruption on train lines is expected to continue until noon, due to earlier train faults at Bromsgrove and Malvern. The incident means services running through these stations may be cancelled or delayed, with disruption expected to last until 9am.

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  20. Arrest made after spate of poppy collection tin theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Droitwich Advertiser

    The man, from Wychbold, was arrested in relation to five thefts in the village, as well as Droitwich, over a period of eight days. Poppy tins were stolen from Wychbold Post Office and the nearby Holiday Inn Express, as well as a Travelodge, Ron's News and a town centre hair salon.

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