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Appeal for man who went missing overnight

Stephen Woolley was reported missing from his home in Kidderminster. Credit: Family photo

Police are appealing to trace a missing man from Kidderminster who went missing overnight.

Stephen Woolley, aged 55, was reported missing from his home in Kidderminster at 1.20am on Wednesday 7th December.

He was last seen when he went to bed at around 10.15pm last night and his family are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare.

Stephen is believed to be driving a silver Vauxhall Zafira, similar to the one pictured, with the registration GJ52 FBX.

He is described as white, around 5ft 6", with short dark hair and a short grey beard.

Stephen is believed to be driving a silver Vauxhall Zafira. Credit: West Mercia Police



One lane is closed and there is slow traffic due to a vehicle fire on the M5 Southbound.

It's between J5 A38 (Droitwich / Wychbold) and junction 6 of the A449 / A4440 Warndon Way / A4538 Pershore Lane (Worcester).


Efforts underway across the West Midlands to reduce flood risk

The Environment Agency have been cleaning up overnight. Credit: @BarryKilnerEA

There have been widespread efforts across the West Midlands to prevent flooding after Storm Angus swept through the area last night (21 November).

Environment Agency teams were out in Worcestershire checking flood levels.

Meanwhile in Kidderminster, teams there were clearing flood grills to aid water flowing away.

Efforts were made to clear flood grills in Kidderminster. Credit: @BarryKilnerEA
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