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RSPCA desperate to find inseparable OAP cats 'aged 92' a home where they can stay together

RSPCA's Worcestershire branch is caring for cats Bernard and Barbara, the human equivalent age of 92 Cowering closely together for comfort, this pair of inseparable OAP cats are finding their sudden arrival in Worcestershire RSPCA's cattery a terrifying ordeal. That's why staff are desperate to find 19-year-old brother and sister Bernard and Barbara a loving new home together quickly - and it can be anywhere across the West Midlands.

birminghammail.co.uk ,  2 hours ago 0
RSPCA desperate to find inseparable OAP cats 'aged 92' a home where they can stay together

The Worcestershire homes on the market from just £19,000

These terraced homes in Worcestershire could be a great option for anyone wanting to get on the property ladder Search for properties Is it possible to buy a home in Worcestershire for under £20,000? It could be, if you try to secure a property at an auction. Many homes that come up for auction need more than just a lick of paint to bring them up to scratch, but anyone who doesn’t mind getting stuck in to a few weeks – or months – of hard work and taking on their own restoration project could be rewarded with a lovely family home for far less than the market price.

birminghammail.co.uk ,  2 hours ago 0
The Worcestershire homes on the market from just £19,000

MP welcomes completion of £3.4 million school development

Earlier this month, Prince Henry’s held the grand opening of the Deacle Building, the school’s new art and technology block. To mark the occasion, West Worcestershire MP Nigel Huddleston and Minister of State for School Standards Robin Walker paid a visit. MP Huddleston said: “It was a pleasure to visit Prince Henry’s High School for the grand opening of their new Deacle Building.

eveshamjournal.co.uk ,  4 hours ago 0
MP welcomes completion of £3.4 million school development

Covid vaccine: Women-only and quiet sessions at Artrix

By Lucy-Ann Jones Trainee Reporter VARIOUS Covid vaccinations clinics across Worcestershire including the Artrix in Bromsgrove will be offering a ‘quiet hour’ and a ‘women’s hour’. South Worcestershire Healthcare, which run the clinics, have rolled out the sessions to target those who are hesitant about receiving a vaccination.

bromsgroveadvertiser.co.uk ,  4 hours ago 5
Covid vaccine: Women-only and quiet sessions at Artrix

This is what Worcestershire MP Harriett Baldwin cost the taxpayer in expenses

What Worcestershire MP Harriett Baldwin cost the taxpayer in expenses MP for West Worcestershire, Harriett Baldwin, cost the taxpayer nearly £190,000 in the last financial year, new figures reveal. Data from the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) shows the Conservative MP's total business costs for the 2020-21 financial year were £189,557.70.

malverngazette.co.uk ,  5 hours ago 2
This is what Worcestershire MP Harriett Baldwin cost the taxpayer in expenses

PM birthday gathering 'unfair' says Kempsey care home boss

A care home manager "raked over the coals" for blowing out a resident's birthday candle during lockdown has called a gathering to mark the prime minister's birthday "unfair". Melanie Dawson from Lawns Care Home in Worcestershire said the 2020 Downing Street event left her "incredulous".

bbc.com ,  6 hours ago 0
PM birthday gathering 'unfair' says Kempsey care home boss

I work in a nail shop & these are the grimmest things I’ve seen, some were green

A PROFESSIONAL expert has issued a warning urging people to look up their nail artist's reviews before booking an appoinment, after seeing a surge of badly done, and even infected, nails. The artist, who works at a nail salon in Worcestershire, shared some of the most horrific things she had ever come across during her career.

thesun.co.uk ,  8 hours ago 0
I work in a nail shop & these are the grimmest things I’ve seen, some were green

Burst water pipe closes road in Worcestershire village

By Cat Phillips Digital Reporter A MAIN road through a Worcestershire village has been closed this afternoon. A leak on the water main has closed Worcester Road to Hill Road in Pirton, near Pershore. The road has been closed for repair work to be carried out by Severn Trent Water.

eveshamjournal.co.uk ,  1 day ago 9
Burst water pipe closes road in Worcestershire village

Inside luxury Cornwall houses Harry Styles could buy

The Redditch singer is said to be looking for a lavish house by the seaside Worcestershire star Harry Styles is said to be on the hunt for a home by the English seaside - and he's spoilt for choice when it comes to luxury penthouses and stunning mansions. It's been reported that the former One Direction singer, originally from Redditch, has his heart set on a home in Cornwall.

birminghammail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 4
Inside luxury Cornwall houses Harry Styles could buy

The Birmingham and West Midlands prisons looking to hire people 'from all walks of life'

Prison officer jobs are currently being advertised in Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Redditch and more Jails across the West Midlands are currently advertising prison officer roles - and they are looking for people from all walks of life. Prisons in Birmingham, the Black Country and Worcestershire all have vacancies for people with 'the integrity, skills and strength of character' to protect the public and help offenders turn their lives around.

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The Birmingham and West Midlands prisons looking to hire people 'from all walks of life'

Covid rates rising among Worcestershire children despite drop in overall cases

Worcestershire County Council has said covid cases in schools are on the rise despite overall numbers falling according to the latest figures. Between the ages of 0-19, 6,915 cases of confirmed coronavirus have been registered throughout Worcestershire in the last 7 days, which equates to 43.1% of all cases in the county, 16,031.

malverngazette.co.uk ,  1 day ago 5
Covid rates rising among Worcestershire children despite drop in overall cases

Dancing on Ice's Ben Foden: pop star wife to being branded a 'love rat'

Although a successful rugby player, Ben Foden is best known these days for his love life He is the handsome and hunky England rugby player who is one of the bookies' favourites to win Dancing on Ice. But away from the skating rink, strapping 6ft tall Ben Foden is better known for his love life - which resulted in him being branded a "love rat" when he broke the heart of a girl band member.

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Dancing on Ice's Ben Foden: pop star wife to being branded a 'love rat'

Scandalous tales behind extravagant life at Witley Court

Witley Court in Worcestershire was setting for some scandalous tales AMID all the glamorous/scandalous/vainglorious/ class-ridden tales told about life at Worcestershire’s Witley Court, now an English Heritage ruin but once a country mansion at very least the equal of Blenheim Palace, there is one that doesn’t often get told.

malverngazette.co.uk ,  2 days ago 5
Scandalous tales behind extravagant life at Witley Court

Firm plants nearly 4,000 trees around the world in carbon pledge

Worcestershire company plants nearly 4,000 trees around the world in carbon pledge A COUNTY firm has planted nearly 4,000 trees as part of a year-long initiative. OLPRO, based in Little Witley, has planted 3,862 trees in the first year of its carbon neutrality plans. These have been planted in countries including Madagascar, Mozambique, Nicaragua, Uganda and Kenya.

malverngazette.co.uk ,  2 days ago 3
Firm plants nearly 4,000 trees around the world in carbon pledge

Brave girl, 6, to have hair chopped for charity at Worcestershire pub

Brave girl, 6, to have hair chopped for charity at the Crown, Wychbold A brave six-year-old girl and a waitress are chopping off their hair to donate to charity as part of a fundraising event at a Worcestershire pub. The Crown at Wychbold will be hosting an array of family activities on Friday, January 28 to raise money for the Little Princess trust.

bromsgroveadvertiser.co.uk ,  2 days ago 3
Brave girl, 6, to have hair chopped for charity at Worcestershire pub

In pictures: Inside Kit Harington's favourite pub The Talbot at Knightwick

See photos of Kit Harington's favourite pub in Worcestershire, where he once worked and lived nearby With its stone fireplaces and coat of arms, The Talbot at Knightwick near Worcester would fit in well in a Game of Thrones scene. Take a look around this country pub that Jon Snow actor Kit Harington has described as his "favourite" and where he once worked.

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In pictures: Inside Kit Harington's favourite pub The Talbot at Knightwick

Game of Thrones Kit Harington’s favourite pub reviewed - The Talbot at Knightwick

Jon Snow actor Kit Harington grew up near and worked at Worcestershire country pub The Talbot at Knightwick The Talbot at Knightwick Find things to do With a recommendation from Game of Thrones’ King of the North, I imagine this traditional country pub, deep in the wilds of Worcestershire, has hogs roasting over a spit fire and an earthiness that would make the Night’s Watch feel at home.

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Game of Thrones Kit Harington’s favourite pub reviewed - The Talbot at Knightwick

In pictures: See 'secret' hidden doors on the M5 around Birmingham and Black Country

Photos show the M5's carefully hidden doorways on the West Midlands stretch of motorway These are the M5's secret doorways that run alongside the busy motorway in the Midlands. Photos below capture a glimpse of how hard they are to spot, along the Black Country to Worcestershire stretch of Junction 2 Oldbury to Junction 4 for Bromsgrove and Longbridge.

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In pictures: See 'secret' hidden doors on the M5 around Birmingham and Black Country