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Coronavirus: Street wedding reception for Kidderminster couple

BBC Worcestershire - Mon, 08/17/2020 - 14:43
They have been celebrating with neighbours after Covid-19 hits plans for a more traditional setting.
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Government badger cull 'could double' this year

BBC Worcestershire - Mon, 08/17/2020 - 13:26
The Badger Trust says a leaked document showed deaths increasing from 35,000 to 64,000 this year.
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Bob Willis Trophy: Worcestershire's Riki Wessels hits 88 for Pears against Northamptonshire

BBC Worcestershire - Sun, 08/16/2020 - 17:00
Riki Wessels hits 88 out of Worcestershire's 219 all out against his former county Northamptonshire at Wantage Road.
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Jonny May head injury: Worcester Warriors full-back Melani Nanai apologises over 'no arms' tackle

BBC Worcestershire - Sun, 08/16/2020 - 14:46
Worcester full-back Melani Nanai apologises for the 'no arms' tackle on Gloucester's Jonny May which led to him being sent off.
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Northants v Worcestershire: Hosts on top after rain-shortened day one

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 08/15/2020 - 16:36
Northants paceman Nathan Buck takes 3-31 to leave Worcestershire 93-5 on day one of their Bob Willis Trophy game at Wantage Road.
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Premiership: Worcester Warriors 15-44 Gloucester - Nanai sent off in Worcester loss

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 08/15/2020 - 13:58
Gloucester run in six tries to hammer Worcester Warriors, following full-back Melani Nanai's first-half sending-off.
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Woman's 'honour' over VJ Day role 75 years ago

BBC Worcestershire - Sat, 08/15/2020 - 07:11
Betty Webb has been remembering the part she played in US code-breaking efforts at the Pentagon.
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BTec result delays causing students 'stress and anxiety'

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 14:44
Some students at Heart of Worcestershire College in Redditch are still waiting for their results.
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Coronavirus: 'Mixed emotions' as soft play gets green light

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 13:01
Operators face a mammoth task to put in new safety guidelines ahead of welcoming back children.
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Premiership rugby return: New faces, new laws, new champions to be crowned

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 12:28
After five months and six days of waiting, the Premiership resumes on Friday when Harlequins host Sale.
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Coronavirus lockdown: All you need to know about new measures

BBC Worcestershire - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 09:02
How will social and work life be different after the easing of more restrictions?
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Body found in Shavers End Quarry search for missing teen

BBC Worcestershire - Thu, 08/13/2020 - 18:13
Haider Ali had not been seen after getting into difficulty in water in Shavers End Quarry.
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Ledbury teaching assistant admits sexual offences

BBC Worcestershire - Thu, 08/13/2020 - 17:47
Richard Perrin was remanded in custody and will be sentenced in October.
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Premiership restart: Semi Radradra & Manu Tuilagi among big mid-season moves

BBC Worcestershire - Thu, 08/13/2020 - 08:10
With the Premiership returning after a five-month hiatus, we take a look at the big transfer moves made this summer.
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Sarah Siddons: Worcester plaque for England's 'finest tragic actress'

BBC Worcestershire - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 17:59
The acclaimed 18th Century actress Sarah Siddons is honoured with a blue plaque in Worcester.
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Black Lives Matter: All Premiership clubs to show support for anti-racism movement

BBC Worcestershire - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 15:10
All Premiership clubs will show support for the Black Lives Matter movement, although not all will take a knee.
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West Mercia PC denies 999 Hartlebury crash death

BBC Worcestershire - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 13:24
West Mercia PC Jamie Holloway was responding to an emergency call at the time of the collision.
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Premiership: Any club unable to play because of Covid-19 could be given 20-0 defeat

BBC Worcestershire - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 07:54
Any Premiership club unable to field a team due to positive coronavirus cases when the season resumes could be handed a 20-0 loss.
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Coronavirus: Severe mental health problems rise amid pandemic

BBC Worcestershire - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 01:37
An NHS Confederation report predicts a 20% increase in demand for services in the coming months.
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Bob Willis Trophy: Worcs leave it too late against Glamorgan

BBC Worcestershire - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 18:22
Worcestershire are frustrated by Glamorgan as the visitors hang on for a draw at 141-7 thanks to Chris Cooke's battling 74.
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