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Lady Morrison, patron of the Worcestershire Association of Carers, presents the Howerd Brooksbank award to Peter Pinfield.

Patient campaigner Peter awarded for vital work supporting carers

Stuart Baggs was found dead in the Isle of Man

UK entertainment news - family shattered by Stuart Baggs death, Game of Thrones set for three series finish and Guy Richie gets wed

National headlines - Cecil the lion hunter wanted to bag an elephant and MoD take strain to ease Calais traffic crisis

National headlines - Cecil the lion hunter wanted to bag an elephant and MoD may take strain to ease Calais traffic crisis

Traffic and travel - more Aussie misery at Edgebaston could mean delays on Brum roads

Traffic and travel - more Aussie misery at Edgbaston could mean delays on Brum roads

Hgh cloud and sunshine set in for a fine Friday

Hgh cloud and sunshine set in for a fine Friday

NEWS ROUND-UP: Sandwell Council fraud allegation costs, Redditch taxi driver cleared of sexual assault, Mary Stevens Park restoration and Stourport’s Lynne Beckett is happy.

NEWS ROUND-UP: Sandwell Council fraud allegation costs, Redditch cabbie cleared of sexual assault, Mary Stevens Park revamp and Stourport’s Lynne Beckett is happy.

Thursday evening’s weather

Thursday evening’s weather

Thursday evening’s traffic and travel

Thursday evening’s traffic and travel

Redditch taxi driver cleared by a jury of sexual assaulting university student

Redditch taxi driver cleared by a jury of sexual assaulting university student

Woman busted for smuggling drugs into HMP Hewell in a crisp packet for her husband is told that the drug could have been taken in legally

Woman busted for smuggling drugs into HMP Hewell in a crisp packet for her husband is told that the drug could have been taken in legally

TRAGIC: Jon was tragically killed in a car crash two years ago

Charity game in memory of talented football Jon Palmer penned into fixture list

Help, there's a squirrel lying on the ground! Police reveal details of ridiculous calls.

Help, there's a squirrel lying on the ground! Police reveal details of ridiculous calls.

Cash for good causes in Redditch on offer from international media group Gannett

Cash for good causes in Redditch on offer from international media group Gannett

Each night up to 2,000 migrants try to use the Channel Tunnel to get to Britain

National headlines - PM resists sending in troops as hundreds of migrants try to reach UK through Channel Tunnel

Swinger mum Tracy Bennett has been jailed

From our sister papers around the UK - swinger mum Tracy Bennett jailed and dramatic rescue from plane wreck

Sport

Redditch United's cup final moved to Bromsgrove Sporting

Redditch United's cup final moved to Bromsgrove Sporting

Hardy Ravens hunted down by Sherwood

Hardy Ravens hunted down by Sherwood

Redditch’s Beth Crumpton won the National U23s title for the third year in a row at the weekend. Picture: ANDREW GERRIE

Impressive Beth Crumpton makes it a hat-trick of national titles

Boost for White Hart's relegation fight

Boost for White Hart's relegation fight

Alcester teams fill their boots in Birmingham League

Alcester teams fill their boots in Birmingham League

McDonald hail believes James Osborne is best in league

McDonald hail believes James Osborne is best in league

Claire Cashmore won three medals at the IPC World Championships. Picture: SWpix

Claire Cashmore aims to go on after World Championship medal haul

Finocchario bags two podium places

Finocchario bags two podium places

Nicky Turton signs on at Alvechurch with manager Ian Long (rigtht).

Long hails Turton capture

Astwood Bank looking for runs after Water Orton defeat

Astwood Bank looking for runs after Water Orton defeat

Reds stun Harriers in penalty shoot out to book place in Worcestershire Senior Cup final spot

Reds stun Harriers in penalty shoot out to book place in Worcestershire Senior Cup final spot

Redditch batsman Sam Egan in action against Droitwich. Picture: MIRIAM BALFRY

Redditch suffer defeat to Droitwich as all-rounder brothers star for Spa

Premier Division side Studley A, Left to right: Mark Wilmore, Martyn Richards (captain),Paul Farmer and Damian Hampton.

Studley A boost title hopes with Henley win

Redditch manager Liam McDonald will want his side to win the Worcestershire Senior Cup again.

Luke Shearer bags winner as Redditch seal Kidderminster semi-final

National Sport

Greg Rutherford won the Diamond League long jump in Sweden

Rutherford victorious in Stockholm

Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing handed 2022 Winter Olympics

England's James Anderson is out of the fourth Ashes Test through injury

Anderson out of fourth Test

Steven Finn, right, took five wickets on day two at Edgbaston

Finn revels in dream return

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