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9:08am Friday 31st October 2014

UB40 help Local mum and friends and family raising funds for Ben to get an operation to help him walk after nhs stop funding www.treeofhope.org.uk/bens-first-steps www.facebook.com/bensfirststeps charity night planned, walk from redditch to Ben in evesham on Xmas day. Help the family and follow their story Based on information supplied by .

Youngsters carve spooky pumpkins at Merry Hill

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4:20pm Friday 31st October 2014

QUINTON youngsters carved ghostly faces into pumpkins as they got into the Halloween spirit at Merry Hill.

Man allowed to keep his freedom after being caught driving stolen car

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5:19pm Friday 31st October 2014

A 25-YEAR-OLD man caught driving a £16,000 Vauxhall car belonging to a Brierley Hill firm just 72 hours after it had been stolen has been allowed to keep his freedom.

Wordsley councillors slam plans to build new Co-Op store on pub car park

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4:00pm Friday 31st October 2014

THREE Wordsley councillors have come together to condemn a proposal to build a new Co-Op convenience store on the Ashwood Inn car park in Sandringham Place.

Youngsters carve spooky pumpkins at Merry Hill

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3:00pm Friday 31st October 2014

YOUNGSTERS carved ghostly faces into pumpkins as they got into the Halloween spirit at Merry Hill.

Wordsley Speed Watch scheme aims to put the brakes on motorists

Redditch Advertiser: Back l-r - resident Mike Hands and Adam McCarroll, Wordsley councillor Derrick Hemingsley. Front l-r - Reece McCarroll, aged six, and Megan McCarroll, aged two. Buy photo: 441411ET

2:21pm Friday 31st October 2014

WORDSLEY'S community Speed Watch scheme which aims to put the brakes on motorists who whizz past schools has been gathering pace.

Former Tory leader Jones in shock shadow cabinet return

Redditch Advertiser: Cllr Les Jones says the home won't close on his watch

1:24pm Friday 31st October 2014

FORMER Dudley Council leader Cllr Les Jones has made a dramatic return to front bench politics in the wake of Tory defections.

Pensnett pair jailed for mistakenly attacking man with iron bar

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1:00pm Friday 31st October 2014

A PAIR of Pensett men mistakenly battered a man with an iron bar after smashing their way into his home.

Bathroom company expands into the Black Country

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1:00pm Friday 31st October 2014

A BATHROOM supplies company is hoping to clean up in the Black Country when it opens its first showroom outside Yorkshire.

Pets At Home store opens in Ludlow

Redditch Advertiser: Store manager Jes Preen with first customers Juliana Ferguson and Amy Lambert along with Rory the rabbit at the opening of Pets At Home. Photos: Mark Bowen.

10:19am Friday 31st October 2014

THE new Pets At Home store has opened in Ludlow.

Council capital programme debt could top £200 million by 2018

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11:49am Friday 31st October 2014

Key committee to hear of further capital programme borrowing needs

Men jailed for attacking Kingswinford man with iron bar

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11:00am Friday 31st October 2014

TWO men have been jailed for settling a grievance by smashing their way into a Kingswinford man's home and viciously attacking him with an iron bar.

Zoo animals tuck into tasty treats this Halloween

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10:31am Friday 31st October 2014

THE animals at Dudley Zoo have been getting into the Halloween spirit by tucking into tasty pumpkin treats.

Thousands of illegal cigarettes found secreted in a Hereford shop

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10:07am Friday 31st October 2014

Shop raid reveals nearly 100,000 cigarettes stashed in a hidden counter compartment, soft drink crates, and behind a false wall.

Government under fire ahead of firefighters strike

Redditch Advertiser: FIRE TALK: Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service has assured county councillors that a move to Bridgend would have "no impact" on the use of Welsh.

9:00am Friday 31st October 2014

A WEST Midlands rescue service leader has accused the Government of playing "Russian roulette" with public safety as firefighters prepare for a four-day strike from tonight (Friday).

Concerns grow for missing Halesowen woman

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9:00am Friday 31st October 2014

Concerns are growing for a Halesowen woman who has gone missing from home.

Family return from 20 month South American adventure

Redditch Advertiser: Steve and Pippa Genner with Henry (left) and Charlie in Nicaragua.

8:07am Friday 31st October 2014

A DAD says his family's 20 month adventure through South America has given his two children a "priceless" life experience.

Stourbridge shopping centre to host spooky fun sessions this Saturday

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8:00am Friday 31st October 2014

STOURBRIDGE’S Ryemarket shopping centre is laying on post Halloween spooky fun activities this Saturday (November 1).

Halesowen Jobcentre goes digital

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8:00am Friday 31st October 2014

OLD-fashioned ‘signing-on’, job cards in windows, and Full Monty-style dole queues have been consigned to the past as Halesowen Jobcentre is among those to undergo a digital revolution.

No changes to council tax support scheme in Redditch

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5:40pm Friday 31st October 2014

RESIDENTS have a chance to have their say on no changes to the council tax support scheme.

7ft 'nodding dog' has attempted murder appeal thrown out

Redditch Advertiser: Joanna Dennehy's co-conspirator Gary Stretch poses for a photo while they were on the run from police.

5:15pm Friday 31st October 2014

THE seven-foot man convicted of attempting to murder two men in Hereford last year had an appeal against his 19-year jail sentence turned down today in London.

Police crack down on gun crime

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5:09pm Friday 31st October 2014

RESIDENTS can surrender their firearms at Hereford police station over the next two weeks as part of a national operation.

Halfords enjoys boost in turnover

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September 9th 2014
Various pictures from the Tour of Britain cycling event as it passed through Malvern today.
The Tour of Britain leaders and main group head up Church Street Malvern watched by the crowds who turned out to s

4:58pm Friday 31st October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE-based cycling retailer Halfords is expected to report a 9.5 per cent increase in revenue in comparison with last year over the last six months next week.

Halfords enjoys boost in turnover

Redditch Advertiser: 3714696035  Picture Neil Pugh
September 9th 2014
Various pictures from the Tour of Britain cycling event as it passed through Malvern today.
The Tour of Britain leaders and main group head up Church Street Malvern watched by the crowds who turned out to s

4:55pm Friday 31st October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE-based cycling retailer Halfords is expected to report a 9.5 per cent increase in revenue in comparison with last year over the last six months next week.

Halfords enjoys boost in turnover

Redditch Advertiser: 3714696035  Picture Neil Pugh
September 9th 2014
Various pictures from the Tour of Britain cycling event as it passed through Malvern today.
The Tour of Britain leaders and main group head up Church Street Malvern watched by the crowds who turned out to s

4:55pm Friday 31st October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE-based cycling retailer Halfords is expected to report a 9.5 per cent increase in revenue in comparison with last year over the last six months next week.

Halfords enjoys boost in turnover

Redditch Advertiser: 3714696035  Picture Neil Pugh
September 9th 2014
Various pictures from the Tour of Britain cycling event as it passed through Malvern today.
The Tour of Britain leaders and main group head up Church Street Malvern watched by the crowds who turned out to s

4:55pm Friday 31st October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE-based cycling retailer Halfords is expected to report a 9.5 per cent increase in revenue in comparison with last year over the last six months next week.

Halfords enjoys boost in turnover

Redditch Advertiser: 3714696035  Picture Neil Pugh
September 9th 2014
Various pictures from the Tour of Britain cycling event as it passed through Malvern today.
The Tour of Britain leaders and main group head up Church Street Malvern watched by the crowds who turned out to s

4:55pm Friday 31st October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE-based cycling retailer Halfords is expected to report a 9.5 per cent increase in revenue in comparison with last year over the last six months next week.

Halfords enjoys boost in turnover

Redditch Advertiser: 3714696035  Picture Neil Pugh
September 9th 2014
Various pictures from the Tour of Britain cycling event as it passed through Malvern today.
The Tour of Britain leaders and main group head up Church Street Malvern watched by the crowds who turned out to s

4:55pm Friday 31st October 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE-based cycling retailer Halfords is expected to report a 9.5 per cent increase in revenue in comparison with last year over the last six months next week.

Visit a pharmacist if you feel unwell this winter

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4:47pm Friday 31st October 2014

HEALTH bosses in Worcestershire are encouraging people in the county to talk to a pharmacist if they are feeling unwell this winter to avoid a trip to hospital later.

Visit a pharmacist if you feel unwell this winter

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4:44pm Friday 31st October 2014

HEALTH bosses in Worcestershire are encouraging people in the county to talk to a pharmacist if they are feeling unwell this winter to avoid a trip to hospital later.

Visit a pharmacist if you feel unwell this winter

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4:43pm Friday 31st October 2014

HEALTH bosses in Worcestershire are encouraging people in the county to talk to a pharmacist if they are feeling unwell this winter to avoid a trip to hospital later.

Visit a pharmacist if you feel unwell this winter

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4:43pm Friday 31st October 2014

HEALTH bosses in Worcestershire are encouraging people in the county to talk to a pharmacist if they are feeling unwell this winter to avoid a trip to hospital later.

Visit a pharmacist if you feel unwell this winter

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4:43pm Friday 31st October 2014

HEALTH bosses in Worcestershire are encouraging people in the county to talk to a pharmacist if they are feeling unwell this winter to avoid a trip to hospital later.

Visit a pharmacist if you feel unwell this winter

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4:43pm Friday 31st October 2014

HEALTH bosses in Worcestershire are encouraging people in the county to talk to a pharmacist if they are feeling unwell this winter to avoid a trip to hospital later.

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4:27pm Friday 31st October 2014

AN evening of prose, poetry and songs from the Great War is taking place in The Old Police Station, Chipping Campden, on Saturday November 8.

First Responders help youngsters achieve their badge

Redditch Advertiser: First Responders Helen Andrews, John Thornewell, Kelly O'Brien and Dave Tew with Beaver Scouts Dylan Skinner, Kurtis West and Amber Wiggett. SP

4:00pm Friday 31st October 2014

MEMBERS of Redditch First Responders have helped Redditch Beaver Scouts gain their 1st stage emergency aid badge.

Ludlow lantern party

Redditch Advertiser: A lantern party will take place tomorrow in Ludlow with people meeting on the Whitcliffe side of Dinham Bridge.

3:41pm Friday 31st October 2014

LANTERNS will cast their light on the river in Ludlow as dusk descends tomorrow.

Bromsgrove MP guest speaker at business lunch

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3:00pm Friday 31st October 2014

BROMSGROVE MP and Culture Secretary Sajid Javid was the guest speaker at a successful charity networking event.

Proud Day With Prime Minister for HMS Ledbury Veteran.

2:54pm Friday 31st October 2014

A FORMER crew member of HMS Ledbury had a proud day, when he knocked on the door of 10, Downing Street to receive a long-awaited campaign medal from the Prime Minister.

Enjoy a comedy cocktail at the Palace Theatre

Redditch Advertiser: Stephen K Amos will be coming to Redditch's Palace Theatre with his brand new show Welcome To My World, on November 28

2:40pm Friday 31st October 2014

FRESH from yet another Edinburgh Fringe run, plus touring Australia, New Zealand and the UK and recording Life: An Idiot’s Guide and What Does The K Stand For (BBC Radio 4), feel-good maestro Stephen K Amos is hitting the road.

Labour candidate chosen for the Cotswolds

Redditch Advertiser: Labour candidate for the Cotswolds, Manjinder Kang.

2:24pm Friday 31st October 2014

A TRAINEE solicitor has been chosen to represent the Labour Party for the Cotswolds' constituency in next year's general election.

Today's weather "freakishly warm" for Halloween

Redditch Advertiser: GLORIOUS AUTUMN COLOUR AT THE YORKSHIRE ARBORETUM

A long, warm summer has resulted in a spectacular show of autumn colour at the Yorkshire Arboretum near Castle Howard. The 120 acre garden of trees is awash with swathes of red and gold foliage, which sho

2:34pm Friday 31st October 2014

SUN and a warm breeze are two things that don't usually feature in a typical Halloween in the UK.

Warmest Hallowe'en on record

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2:21pm Friday 31st October 2014

Britain has experienced its warmest Hallowe'en on record.

Thousands turn out to see Brickfields fireworks display

Redditch Advertiser: LIT UP: The sky above the King George V Playing Fields in Brickfields was alight with fireworks on Thursday night. Picture by Nick Toogood. 4414743004

1:51pm Friday 31st October 2014

AROUND 12,000 people turned out to watch fireworks light up the sky above Worcester on Thursday night.

Worcestershire County Council picks up prestigious award at The Houses of Parliament

Redditch Advertiser: The presentation: Victoria Bryant, Worcestershire archive and archaeology service manager, Lord Clark of Windermere, Cllr Lucy Hodgson and Lisa Snook, user services manager (left to right).

1:15pm Friday 31st October 2014

THE archive service for Worcestershire County Council has been presented at the Houses of Parliament with the award for being one of the first 14 in the country to be accredited under a new system.

Get some career advice at Skills on Show

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1:10pm Friday 31st October 2014

THE leader of Redditch Council, Councillor Leader Bill Hartnett, is urging budding Alan Sugars to pop along to a skills and education show to help them decide their future careers.

Student takes on skydive challenge for hospice

Redditch Advertiser: Toby McDowell with plenty of family support.

1:08pm Friday 31st October 2014

TO make his 18th birthday one he would never forget a Droitwich teenager leapt from a plane in memory of his grandfather and to raise money for St Richard's Hospice.

Small fuel spillage

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12:44pm Friday 31st October 2014

EVESHAM firefighters were called to deal with a small amount of fuel, which has been spilled from a vehicle in the layby on the A46 near the Beckford Inn, near Evesham, on Thursday at 4.38pm.

Saw stolen from unit

Redditch Advertiser: Motorbike stolen from Stourport garage

12:36pm Friday 31st October 2014

A HUSQVARNA saw was stolen from a unit in Mill Lane, Wyre Piddle, near Pershore.

Ludlow pub helped by redundant buildings grant

Redditch Advertiser: Jane and Tim Vaughan are pictured at The Queens with Caroline Cattle.

12:36pm Friday 31st October 2014

A PUB in Ludlow has benefitted from an improvement grant scheme to help businesses.






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