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A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a 58-year-old woman at an address in Haresfield Close, Worcester. Emergency services attended the address around 8.30pm this evening (Saturday 2 March). Another woman, aged 39, was found with life-threatening injuries and taken to hospital. A man aged 50 has been arrested on suspicion of […]
A planning application has been made to build 2 extremely large electricity substations at the main Green Street entrance Bartonsham Meadows in Hereford City. Residents of St James and Bartonsham and users of the local beauty spot have been shocked by the discovery. The proposed structures are each nearly 11 x 8 x 10 ft […]
Emergency services are responding to a collision on the A44 near Leominster this afternoon. The collision has occurred on the A44 near Monkland. West Mercia Police and West Midlands Ambulance Service are in attendance. A spokesperson for West Mercia Police told Your Herefordshire: A passenger from one vehicle was trapped and had to be removed. […]
Asda has today announced proposals for a record £150m investment in its retail pay offer to become the highest paying UK grocery retailer as it opens its landmark 1,000th UK store. Today’s announcement will see an 8.4% increase for hourly-paid store colleagues, with rates rising to £12.04 from 1st July**. Rates for inside the M25 […]
Officers are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision on the M50 yesterday morning (Thursday 29 February). The collision happened around 10.50am eastbound between Junctions 1 and 2 and involved two HGV lorries. Sadly, one of the drivers, a 32-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the other HGV, a 47-year-old […]
West Mercia Police are investigating concerning reports that scammers are targeting elderly people in Herefordshire. It comes following an incident that occurred in the Ledbury area. A spokesperson for West Mercia Police said: “We are currently investigating a call made to an elderly resident in Ledbury where the fraudster has said that they were calling […]
A man has died after a collision involving two lorries on the M50 yesterday (Thursday). West Midlands Ambulance Service was called at 10.54am to the Eastbound stretch between junctions 2 and 1 near Tewkesbury and sent an ambulance, two paramedic officers, the Trust’s Hazardous Area Response Team (HART) and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Strensham […]
The M50 in Gloucestershire/Worcestershire is closed eastbound between J2 (Ledbury) & J1 (Tewkesbury) following a serious collision between two vehicles which occurred yesterday morning. Sadly, one man died in the collision that involved two lorries. A spokesperson for West Mercia Police said: “The eastbound carriageway between junctions one and two remains closed following a collision […]
West Mercia Police have confirmed that a man has died following a collision between two lorries on the M50 this morning. A spokesperson for West Mercia Police said: The eastbound carriageway between junctions one and two remains closed following a collision between two HGV lorries earlier today (29 February). Sadly, we can confirm that a […]
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Local news from Hereford Times
Tributes have been paid to a "one in a million" woman who was found dead in Haresfield Close in Warndon as a murder probe has been launched.
Car crashes through railings in Hereford,
Car ends up stuck in flooded Lower Bullingham Lane, Hereford.
Hereford footpath closed today due to safety reasons.
Freezing fog and rain set to hit Herefordshire on Monday.
A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a woman in Worcester.
Ellie Goulding performed with Calvin Harris at The BRIT Awards 2024 at the O2 Arena.
I READ with interest your article regarding Herefordshire Council providing a collection service for garden waste (Garden bins fees mooted, February 22).
WITH two reports prepared by professionals (WSP October 2020 and AECON Dec 2023) supporting an eastern bridge it is surely right that the present Conservative administration now get on and support this project.
Pete Trigg Wins!
Congratulations to Pete Trigg who has been recognised as Volunteer of the year at the Hereford Times Heath & Social Care Awards 2022
This award was sponsored by Cambian
Pete Trigg has been a member of Hereford Hospital Radio for over 10 years. Pete is a natural broadcaster and his warmth and local knowledge really inspires many to look up to him at Hospital Radio.
Pete for a number of years has acted as mentor to many of our new members who have gone on to develop their own careers, and his ability to make radio easy is something of an art.
Being patient, and generous with his time, both at the studio, and on the wards, Pete make a presenter feel at ease.
'Pete and his wife have given up huge amounts of time over many years to support HHR, the patients and the community ' wrote the person who nominated him. " In early years the presenters would go around the wards before their shows and collects requests. At weekend they would help with fund raising."
Pete returns to air in March 2023