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BREAKING | West Mercia Police launch murder investigation after a 58-year-old woman was found dead and another woman found with life-threatening injuries at a property

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 […]

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NEWS | The M50 to remain closed until this afternoon between Ledbury and Tewkesbury following a fatal collision that occurred on Thursday morning 

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 […]

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Two charged after porridge and jam protest

Two members of a campaign group have been charged after they poured porridge and jam on a bust of Queen Victoria and sprayed painted a rude word on the plinth at Glasgows Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum..

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Donald Trump steps closer to nomination

Former president Donald Trump continued his march toward the Republican nomination as he won caucuses in Idaho and Missouri on Saturday and swept the delegate haul at a party convention in Michigan..

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Election battle for soul of Scotland

Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross has declared that this years general election will be a battle for the soul of Scotland, as he urged pro-UK voters to unite behind his Conservative Party to defeat dud First Minister Humza Yousaf..

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New Hereford river crossing should be a priority

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