Youth gets a voice at major construction company

Malvern Gazette: BOARD: Innovation board members Sara Barnes, Dave Holden, Dan Gamson, Tony Bakewell

9:03am Friday 22nd August 2014

CONSTRUCTION company Speller Metcalfe is building for the future by investing in youth.

Arts, jazz coming to Malvern this weekend

Malvern Gazette: Jazz musician Madi Stimpson will be playing on Belle Vue Island.

7:02am Friday 22nd August 2014

ARTS and jazz will be the order of the day tomorrow (Saturday, August 23) in the centre of Great Malvern.

Singing for Charity

4:44pm Thursday 21st August 2014

SINGER Deborah Rose will offer "an evening of poetry inspired and music" at The Regal, Tenbury Wells, on Friday, September 5, from 8pm.

Market traders may get new temporary home after all after council 'U-turn'

Malvern Gazette:

3:44pm Thursday 21st August 2014

CONFUSED market traders may be offered a temporary base in Worcester after all – just one day after they were told there was nowhere for them to go.

Malvern nursery hosts annual summer fayre

Malvern Gazette: STAFF AND STUDENTS: Helen Attree, Lisa Hinchcliffe, Mark Wilson, Christine Egerton, Philippa Barton and Lucy Wicks. Children Connie Field, Daniel Wicks, melody Tudge, Thomas Wicks at the annual fayre

2:56pm Thursday 21st August 2014

LITTLE Oaks Day Nursery held their annual summer fayre recently and raised more than £600 for charity.

Hard working volunteer's efforts rewarded

Malvern Gazette: PRESTIGIOUS HONOUR: Evesham Rotary Club members Linley King and Martin King (treasurer), with award winner Jenny Ashman, and David Cartwright, also from the Rotary club. SP

2:35pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A DEDICATED volunteer has received a very special award in recognition of 20 years of dedicated service to the Midlands Air Ambulance.

Stages all set for top acts heading to Upton for Sunshine Festival

Malvern Gazette: Stages all set for top acts heading to Upton for Sunshine Festival

2:05pm Thursday 21st August 2014

THE stages of one of Worcestershire's biggest music festivals are all set up and ready to be rocked by dozens of acts this Bank Holiday weekend.

Malvern students rake in impressive GCSE haul

Malvern Gazette: IMPROVEMENT: Students at Dyson Perrins getting their GCSE results

12:22pm Thursday 21st August 2014

GCSE result day bought celebrations to Malvern while records were broken.

Government minister "horrified" by nurse's thefts from Worcester hospital

Malvern Gazette:

11:45am Thursday 21st August 2014

A SENIOR government minister has said he is “horrified” a nurse who already had convictions for theft was allowed to work at Worcestershire Royal Hospital, where she stole hundreds of pounds from three elderly patients.

A groom, a bride and a guard of honour from the Guides

Malvern Gazette: A Guide for the bride: Guide leaders Kevin and Wendy Adams were given a guard of honour at their wedding from members of 1st Leigh Guides. Picture by  Paul C Wynn Tellitphoto (s)

10:59am Thursday 21st August 2014

A GROUP of Guides vowed to make their leaders' wedding day extra special by forming a guard of honour outside the registry office.

Charity collection tin stolen - do you recognise man and woman in CCTV?

Malvern Gazette:

10:41am Thursday 21st August 2014

A CANCER Research collection tin containing about £60 was stolen from the booking hall at Great Malvern railway station.

Storm forces Alan Gale to abandon his Channel swim just two miles from shore

Malvern Gazette: Alan Gale is set to swim the English Channel tomorrow in aid of Acorns Children's Hospice

9:16am Thursday 21st August 2014

A STORM forced Alan Gale to abandon his swim just a couple of miles from France.

Summer Celebrated at Cartwright Court.

8:53am Thursday 21st August 2014

SUMMER will be celebrated in style with poetry and Pimms at the new Cartwright Court retirement development in Victoria Road in Malvern.

GCSE results day

Malvern Gazette:

8:52am Thursday 21st August 2014

STUDENTS around Worcestershire are today picking up their GCSE results. Follow our live blog for all the news from the day and send your stories and pictures to ljo@worcesternews.co.uk.

Fire breaks out in refuse lorry

Malvern Gazette: (4472121)

8:44am Thursday 21st August 2014

A REFUSE lorry caught fire on the A46 at Twyford, Evesham in the early hours of this morning.

Woman trapped in car for over an hour

Malvern Gazette: (4775600)

8:30am Thursday 21st August 2014

A WOMAN was trapped in an overturned vehicle for more than an hour after a car crash in Bewdley last night.

Car's starter motor damaged

Malvern Gazette: (9497769)

7:03pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE starter motor of a silver Ford Fiesta was damaged in Atyeo Close, Malvern, between Monday and Tuesday.

Keys taken from charity shop

Malvern Gazette: Broken down lorry causes fuel spillage in Ombersley

6:59pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A SET of keys were taken from the Shaw Trust charity shop, Church Street, Malvern on Tuesday.

Welland residents urged to return survey forms

6:02pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

RESIDENTS of Welland who have not yet returned their Neighbourhood Plan questionnaires are being urged to do so.

Worcester higher than national average for cot death

Malvern Gazette: (4896893)

5:58pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

NEW statistics have shown seven babies born in Worcester between 2004 and 2012 died as a result of ‘cot death’.

Bewdley Beer Festival to kick off

Malvern Gazette:

6:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Bewdley Beer Festival will start tomorrow at St George's Hall at 6pm.

Rider airlifted after falling from her horse

Malvern Gazette: (7888465)

5:20pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

PROTECTIVE clothing protected a horse rider from suffering more significant injuries after she fell off her horse at an equestrianism competition.

No increase in breast cancer referrals in Worcestershire despite Eastenders storyline

Malvern Gazette: Recruitment opens for NHS apprenticeships

4:52pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

SOAP storylines about cancer seem to have no influence on attitudes to the disease in Worcestershire.

Call for volunteers to work at Upton Tourist Information and Heritage Centre

3:45pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

VOLUNTEERS are being sought to ensure the Upton Tourist Information and Heritage Centre can continue its service.

New homes for south Worcestershire

Malvern Gazette: LAND: Andrew Taylor of Taylor Wimpey

3:31pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

AROUND 75 new homes are likely to be built in south Worcestershire, now Taylor Wimpey has acquired an area of land at Honeybourne, near Evesham for potential development.

Normal services resume after train disruption

Malvern Gazette: London Midland

3:06pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Normal services have resumed following signal problems which affected train services in Worcester.

Van left overhanging a cliff

Malvern Gazette:

2:27pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A VAN was in a precarious position overhanging a cliff in Ross-on-Wye this morning.

Man seen fleeing from scene of fire

Malvern Gazette: (9506100)

1:21pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

SIGNIFICANT damage was caused to a building near the city centre after household rubbish was set alight on Saturday evening.

Court told drunk man who boarded plane should never have been at airport

Malvern Gazette: Lee Jezard who managed to sneak onto an empty plane before he was found in the TOILET in a shocking breach of security at Birmingham airport.  A passenger who was thrown off a flight to Ibiza managed to sneak back on to an empty plane before he was found

12:24pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A 22-year-old man who breached layers of airport security before boarding an empty plane was too drunk to recall how he did it.

Wing mirror damaged

Malvern Gazette: (9497769)

11:46am Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE wing mirror of red VW was damaged while parked in Albert Road North, Malvern between Friday and Tuesday.

Did you spot stolen Mercedes?

11:37am Wednesday 20th August 2014

POLICE want to speak to anyone who spotted a black Mercedes C180 with roofbox which was taken from Gordon Terrace, Malvern on Monday evening.

Saddle up for cancer machine campaign

Malvern Gazette: Campaign to raise cash for cancer treatment robot raises £10,000 in a month

11:26am Wednesday 20th August 2014

KEEN cyclists in Worcestershire are being invited to pedal between Worcestershire Royal Hospital and the Alexandra Hospital in Redditch in aid of a campaign raising cash to buy a state-of-the-art surgical machine.

More than 1,000 use health app

Malvern Gazette: More than 1,000 use health app

10:45am Wednesday 20th August 2014

MORE than 1,000 people in Worcestershire have used a mobile application providing information on health services available near to them.

Pirates at Witley

Malvern Gazette: Witley Court celebrates visitor increase

10:17am Wednesday 20th August 2014

PROFESSIONAL Theatre Company , Rain or Shine, is promising a swashbuckling treat at Witley Court.

Beware of Meningitis

Malvern Gazette:

10:01am Wednesday 20th August 2014

THE charity, Meningitis Now is issuing a stark warning as children start back at school for the new term, which is seen as the beginning of the "peak season" for cases of meningitis..

Sex attacker pounced on lone woman walking home from nightclub

Malvern Gazette:

9:34am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A teenage kebab shop worker who chased after a woman on her way home from a Worcester nightclub and carried out a terrifying sex attack has been put behind bars.

Sun shines down as Mayor's Bonanza wows the crowds - and raises cash.

Malvern Gazette: A McDonald receives his prize hamper, donated by Malvern World Travel and the Friday Beer Company, for winning the floral pig competition organised by Lucy Jones of Shrinking Violet Bespoke Floristry.

8:03pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

HUNDREDS of people flocked to Priory Park in the centre of Malvern on Sunday to support the annual mayor's charity bonanza.

CAB welcomes all to visit its new office in Malvern

6:33pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE Malvern Citizens' Advice Bureau is holding an open evening next week at its new office on the Enigma Business park in Malvern Link next week.

Jilted Worcester student said 'boo!' to ex and took pictures of her home

Malvern Gazette:

4:21pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A JILTED college student took pictures of his ex-girlfriend’s house, crept up behind her and shouted ‘boo!' after she finished with him.

Video: Car lands on roof in Worcester crash. Injured man taken to hospital

Malvern Gazette: Police and paramedics at the scene, after a Volkswagen Golf overturned on the B4206 Malvern Road, Lower Wick. 19.8.14  3414678404 (9456829)

3:58pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A DRIVER had a lucky escape when his car flipped over and landed on its roof after it is is believed he lost consciousness at the wheel.

Malvern students rake in a haul of First Class Honour degrees

Malvern Gazette: PROUD PARENT: Anna Lister secured a first in Fine Arts

3:36pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

STUDENTS from Malvern have earned First Class Honours degrees after completing their studies at the University of Worcester.

Video: Live fish drink dare lands binman in court

Malvern Gazette:

2:34pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A 33-year-old binman from Herefordshire who drank four fish in a cocktail of alcohol has walked free from court after being charged with animal cruelty.

Money raised in memory of bike-race star Simon

Malvern Gazette: IN TRIBUTE: The family of Evesham motorbike racer Simon Andrews hand over a cheque to Midlands Air Ambulance in his memory.

2:20pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE family of Vale motorbike racer Simon Andrews have handed over more than £3,500 to the Midlands Air Ambulance in his memory.

M5 southbound coach crash. One lane now opened. Child injured. Traffic delays.

Malvern Gazette:

12:04pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

ABOUT 50 passengers have managed to escape serious injury after a coach overturned on the M5 in Gloucestershire.

County's efforts to help honey bees

Malvern Gazette: Walkers are invited to dress up as bees

11:51am Tuesday 19th August 2014

SPECIAL efforts are being made to try and help Worcestershire's bee population.

Boost to county’s maternity services

Malvern Gazette: Helen Hunt and Jo Lederer presenting Karen Kokoska with their donation.

10:50am Tuesday 19th August 2014

TWO antenatal teachers have donated £100 in a bid to help improve maternity environments in the county’s acute hospitals.

Race to get schools ready for free meal roll-out

Malvern Gazette: Price of school meals frozen once again

10:34am Tuesday 19th August 2014

WITH just two weeks to go until the beginning of term, two schools in Worcestershire are still not yet set up to give children their free lunchtime meal.

Black mark for police on Twitter and Facebook use

Malvern Gazette: Twitter logo

10:29am Tuesday 19th August 2014

POLICE officers and staff in the West Mercia force have been investigated 20 times for misuse of social media sites like Facebook and Twitter in the last five years.

Colourful landscapes will go on display at library exhibition

Malvern Gazette: Work by two art teachers from Dodderhill School will go on display at Droitwich Library (s)

10:18am Tuesday 19th August 2014

COLOURFUL county landscapes have proven the inspiration for two artists set to exhibit their work at The Gallery in Droitwich Library.

Bus timetable changes in Worcester - check before you travel say council chiefs

Malvern Gazette: (9049652)

9:50am Tuesday 19th August 2014

PASSENGERS in Worcester are being reminded to check bus timetables ahead of service changes which come into effect on September 1 and include the closure of the city's park and ride.







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