Supporters say they feel they have no other option and continuing the campaign would do more harm than good.Read the full story ›
Rickie Carter was jailed for 12 years at Worcester Crown Court in July following a humiliating attack on his victim at a house in Redditch.Read the full story ›
An investigation is under way after two prisoners from a Midland jail were taken to hospital.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for witnesses after a sexual assault on a bus in Redditch. West Mercia Police say the woman was sexually assaulted by a man on the number 57 bus from Winyates to Redditch. It happened between 5pm and 5.05pm on Tuesday 27 September, when the unknown man walked from the back of the bus and sat next to her. It's believed that the man has then touched the victim inappropriately several times before getting off the bus and investigating officers would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident.
PC Nick Gianfagna of West Mercia Police said:
"We believe there were between 15-20 people on the bus at the time who may have important information that could help to locate the suspect. He has been described as a white man, mid to late 20s, with blonde, curly hair. He was wearing a blue hat, a navy coloured fleece-type jumper and trousers with paint on them, so possibly work clothes. If you have any information or witnessed the incident please call us"
A dad from Redditch who bought a cell phone stun gun on holiday “for a laugh” has ended up with a five-year prison sentence.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing to the public to help locate a Worcestershire man who is wanted on recall to prison.Read the full story ›
An unsuspecting customer was left with a huge of a bill after being overcharged for a meal by more than £700 at a Burger King restaurant.Read the full story ›
The children of a heroic mum, who died saving her baby son's life, will start the Redditch race for life in her memory.
Eleven years ago Cheryl Jalloh stopped her chemotherapy to ensure the health of her unborn son. Three weeks after he was born she passed away.
An ITV News Central viewer has sent in these photos, which were taken this morning at Abbey Meadows in Redditch.
Remembering the 1940s: Sun 22nd May (Forge Mill, Redditch)
Find out more about life during the Second World War this weekend with a special Remembering the 40s event at Forge Mill Museum.
There’ll be displays of 1940s vehicles, Austin Ten cars, model planes and flying demonstrations.
“Remembering the Forties event gets bigger each year and we are thrilled to be working with Wythall Transport Museum to provide our visitors with the chance to take a ride on a vintage bus.
We’re all set for a fantastic event so pop down and enjoy a trip back in time with all the family!”
For prices, opening times and more information visit: http://www.forgemill.org.uk/events.htm