Levels of violence at a men's prison in Worcestershire are "far too high" watchdogs have warned.Read the full story ›
The M5 Southbound is blocked due to a crash involving two cars between J5 A38 (Droitwich / Wychbold) and J6 (Worcester).
There has also been a crash on the opposite carriageway but all lanes are open on that side.
The money will prevent an estimated 200 people from becoming entrenched rough sleepers over the next two years.Read the full story ›
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt tells ITV News he is 'most worried' about Worcestershire hospital which remains in special measures.Read the full story ›
A crash between a bus and a car has caused a gas leak in Redditch.
It happened at around 16:40 today (6 January) on the Ridgeway, adjacent to the junction of the B4090, Yew End. Two people received minor injuries from the crash.
The crash caused damage to a gas main pipe. Officers have cordoned off between one to two miles of road and residents from five properties in the immediate vicinity have also been evacuated.
Engineers from the National Grid have been called to deal with the leak. Traffic is being stopped and diverted at Egioake Lane.
Proposed changes at hospitals in Worcestershire include the separation of planned and emergency care.Read the full story ›
Ren, the 4-year-old Beagle, went into the rehoming centre in December with 'just one Christmas wish' - to find a home for the new year.Read the full story ›
Drivers are being warned to expect difficult driving conditions in the West Midlands this morning due to fog on the roads and poor visibility.
Areas of fog and freezing fog have developed, including some dense patches of fog in places.
Herefordshire and Worcestershire are the areas most affected.
Dozens of tractors descended on Worcestershire on Boxing Day to raise hundreds of pounds for a local prostate support group.
The annual Boxing Day Tractor Run, organised by Bridgnorth Vintage Machinery Club, saw 78 tractors take part to raise money for the Kidderminster and Worcestershire Prostate Cancer Support Group.
The route through the Wyre Forest raised £1703 for the charity.
There are reports of very slow traffic as one lane is closed on the exit slip road due to an accident on the M5 Southbound at J6 in Worcester.