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Farmers focus on Brexit at this years Malvern show

Farmers have urged the Government to keep their interests at heart, when negotiations begin on Monday over Brexit.

They aired their views at the Three Counties Show near Malvern when Michael Gove made his first appearance as environment secretary.

Some said they were anxious about whether they'd still be able to export to Europe.

Others said they were very optimistic about the future outside of the EU.

  • Keith Wilkinson was at the show today and sent this video report



Car ends up 50ft down Malvern hillside

The car ended up more than 50ft down the hill Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

A woman, whose car went off the road and ended up more than 50ft down a hillside, has 'miraculously' escaped serious injury.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to the B4232 Jubilee Driver in Upper Colwall, Malvern, yesterday morning.

Emergency services were called at around 8am Credit: West Midlands Ambulance Service

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said:

The driver, a woman, managed to self-extricate from the car through the sunroof with help from the fire service.

The woman was given a full assessment by ambulance staff and, other than some pain in her side, found she had escaped serious injury.

– West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman

Police in Malvern given body-worn video cameras

A body-worn video camera Credit: PA

46 police officers in Malvern in Worcestershire have been given body-worn video cameras.

It is part of a £1 million investment by West Mercia Police.

The force plans to roll the technology out to all of its frontline officers and staff by the end of the year.

Video captures events in a way that cannot be represented in written statements: footage helps to show the real impact a crime can have on victims.

It provides us with high quality evidence to share with colleagues and our partners to give us the best chance to secure a conviction in court.

– Chief Constable for West Mercia Police, Anthony Bangham
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Weekend Picks: The Malvern Flea Market

Sunday February 12th: Three Counties Showground, Worcestershire.

Credit: Malvern Flea Market.

The UK's largest flea and collector's fair is bringing stalls selling everything from vintage clothing to china, and plants to pots and pans.

It's taking place in Malvern this weekend and is the perfect opportunity to find that all important valentine's day gift for your loved one!

Thrift-seekers and bargain hunters can explore a huge range items from vendors who visit to sell things that you're just unlikely to fine anywhere else.

Many of the goods on offer have been sourced from house clearances and specialist stores, and for the crafty type of visitor there is also a huge range of fabrics to discover.

And since it's taking place just at the foot of the Malvern Hills you can enjoy hunting through all this fantastic flea market event has to offer, in one of the best locations in the region!

Organisers have set up a Facebook page for more information!

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