The funeral for a two-year-old boy from Kidderminster who lost his battle with leukaemia will take place this afternoon.
A minute's applause was held before the Kidderminster Harriers' match today in memory of Charlie Harris-Beard who died yesterday.
The 'Jubilee Time Capsule', run by the Royal Commonwealth Society, is collecting online memories of the Queen, for the Diamond Jubilee.
More than 50 Firefighters are still tackling a blaze at a recycling plant in Worcestershire. They were called out to Lawrence Recycling on Stourport Road in Kidderminster last night.
Residents were advised to keep doors and windows closed because of the smoke. It follows a fire at the same plant in December
This morning a spokeswoman in the control room at Herefordshire & Worcester Fire and rescue service said fire crews will be at the recycling plant 'for some time'.
The service says it will release a more detailed update sometime this morning.
Police are telling people in Kidderminster to keep doors and windows closed because of an on-going fire at a recycling plant.
Smoke is spreading across the area from the Vale Industrial Estate off the Stourport Road.
– West Mercia Police spokesperson
Road closures are in place in the Kidderminster area due to a large fire at the Vale Industrial Estate. The blaze is at a recycling plant and is spreading smoke across a large area.
The fire service are at the scene tackling the blaze and police are assisting with road closures and any evacuation of homes and buildings which may need to take place.
Anyone living in the area is asked to keep doors and windows closed.
Hereford and Worcester Fire Service is currently dealing with a large fire at Lawrence Recycling in Kidderminster.
The area has been cordoned off as flames reach 20-30ft.
Police are warning people to avoid the area as emergency services head to the scene.
Detectives investigating an incident in Kidderminster in which four police officers were injured have been granted extra time to interview three men.
The men were arrested yesterday on suspicion of attempted murder and conspiracy to commit robbery.
The three men are all in their 20s and from Wolverhampton.
Two police officers have been injured in Kidderminster after a car rammed into their police van.
One of the male officers was pinned between the two vehicles. The other received cuts and bruises.
It happened on Stoney Lane behind the Tesco Express store on Stourbridge Road.
Three men from Wolverhampton were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and conspiracy to commit robbery.
The officers have now been released from hospital.
Proceeds from a ball to be held in memory of Charlie Harris Beard will go to his charity Cords4life.
Charlie from Worcestershire, died in February from leukaemia but his life was prolonged after he received a cord donor transplant from America.
Charlie's parents now want to make sure others can benefit from cord blood donation.
Two-year old Charlie Harris-Beard, who died of leukaemia in February, will be remembered at a ball to be held in May.
Charlied died after battling Acute Myeloid leukaemia in February 2013. All of the proceeds from the ball will go to Charlie's charity Cords4life.
A professional poker player from Kidderminster has been sentenced to 20 years in jail for the murder of his wife in America 16 years ago.
Marcus Bebb-Jones had denied killing his wife Sabrina in 1997 before dumping her body in a Colorado national park, but pleaded guilty earlier this year.