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Coin seller jailed for hiding part of £3m Viking hoard

BBC Worcestershire - 19 min 17 sec ago
Paul Wells hid historic coins, dug up near Leominster in Herefordshire, in a magnifying glass handle.
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Worcester's Weir called up by Scotland

BBC Worcestershire - 46 min ago
Winger Darcy Graham will miss Scotland's Six Nations opener against Ireland next Saturday due to a knee injury, while Duncan Weir is called up in place of absent Finn Russell.
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Premiership: Worcester Warriors v Wasps

BBC Worcestershire - 4 hours 13 min ago
Team news as Worcester host Wasps in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Sixways (15:00 GMT).
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The Herefordshire farmer turning insects into flour

BBC Worcestershire - 16 hours 19 min ago
Stephen Ware is working with Harper Adams University to turn crickets into protein-rich flour.
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More prisons to get 'game changing' X-ray body scanners

BBC Worcestershire - 16 hours 29 min ago
The "challenging" jails will get scanners where images can instantly reveal concealed contraband.
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Hereford man jailed for attempting to murder mum and baby

BBC Worcestershire - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 17:30
Kamil Kopec critically injured the pair at a property in Hereford last year.
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Michael Fatialofa: Injured Worcester Warriors forward moved out of intensive care

BBC Worcestershire - Thu, 01/23/2020 - 17:23
Worcester Warriors forward Michael Fatialofa is moved out of intensive care following his serious neck injury.
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Daryl Mitchell: Worcestershire opener extends deal until 2021

BBC Worcestershire - Wed, 01/22/2020 - 13:29
Worcestershire opener Daryl Mitchell agrees a contract extension until the end of the 2021 county season.
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Rough sex murder defence: Why campaigners want it banned

BBC Worcestershire - Wed, 01/22/2020 - 00:56
Campaigners say men are increasingly using the defence to try to get away with murdering women.
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West Midlands Police: Ex-PC shared indecent child picture

BBC Worcestershire - Tue, 01/21/2020 - 19:04
The officer would have been dismissed for gross conduct had he not already resigned, the force said.
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Redditch couple 'buy their own hedge' from government

BBC Worcestershire - Tue, 01/21/2020 - 16:16
Guy and Clare Stanbury say they were sent a what felt like a ransom note for part of their driveway.
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Urgent repairs for Severn Valley Railway viaduct in Kidderminster

BBC Worcestershire - Tue, 01/21/2020 - 01:27
The Severn Valley Railway is spending £1.3m on repairing the crumbling structure.
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Brighton & Hove Albion v Aston Villa: Two arrested after game

BBC Worcestershire - Mon, 01/20/2020 - 10:59
One man is charged with setting off a flare and another with assaulting a steward, police say.
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Yarpole residents toast decade of 'keeping village alive'

BBC Worcestershire - Sun, 01/19/2020 - 16:45
People living in Yarpole took on the running of the local shop and post office after they closed.
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Major blaze in Herefordshire causes outdoor buildings to collapse

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 01/18/2020 - 15:11
Nine fire engines were sent to tackle the fire in agricultural buildings in Herefordshire.
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Malvern's touchscreen tech secrets now on your radar

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 01/18/2020 - 00:12
Hopes that a new science centre at one of Britain's most secret sites will inspire next generation.
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Challenge Cup: Castres beat Worcester Warriors 33-27 to knock Premiership side out

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 22:13
Worcester Warriors crash out out of the European Challenge Cup as they squander a 15-point lead to lose at home to Castres.
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Oscar Saxelby-Lee 'cancer-cell free' after treatment

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 01/17/2020 - 10:39
The five-year-old's family says they "are rejoicing at this magical time in our lives".
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Moeen Ali: England all-rounder always felt 'one of first to get blame'

BBC Worcestershire - Thu, 01/16/2020 - 13:14
Moeen Ali says feeling as though he was "always one of the first guys to get the blame" has been "probably the hardest bit" about representing England.
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Finley Hill rings bell to mark end of stem cell treatment

BBC Worcestershire - Wed, 01/15/2020 - 14:18
Finley Hill, seven, has undergone a transplant for an immune system disorder.
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