High winds cause disruption across the West Midlands

Winds were so severe overnight they blew the roof off a house and caused trees to fall on roads and the railway.

Worcestershire man suing Jet2holidays over pool injury

Graham Hyde says the boy jumped on to him as he emerged from a slide during a trip to Barcelona.

Severn Valley Railway raises £10k for carriage repairs

An investigation was launched after vandals daubed the historic train carriages with paint on Christmas Day

Alex Hepburn: Worcestershire cricketer denies rape charges

Alex Hepburn appeared in court in Worcester to plead not guilty to an attack on a woman in the city.

GKN rejects £7.4bn hostile takeover bid

The engineering giant says the offer from turnover specialist Melrose fundamentally undervalues it.

Cooper Vuna: Bath sign former Worcester Warriors wing on short-term deal

Tonga and former Worcester Warriors wing Cooper Vuna signs for Premiership club Bath on a short-term deal.

Worcestershire Acute Hospitals trust 'improved' say watchdog

A health watchdog visit to two hospitals in special measures says more work is needed.

Worcester's Adams realises his Wales 'dream'

Worcester wing Josh Adams says he has dreamed of a Wales call-up since he started playing rugby having been named in the Six Nations squad.

Cost legacy of decades-old NHS blunders begins to rise

Experts say maternity wards are still making the same "avoidable errors".

Williams joins Solihull from Kidderminster

Solihull sign Tyrone Williams from Kidderminster Harriers for an undisclosed fee, as Shepherd Murombedzi leaves.

Army bids farewell to Lynx helicopter with flypast tour

The farewell flypast has been organised to mark the helicopter's 40 years of service.

Wales name uncapped Warriors wing Adams

Wales name uncapped pair, Scarlets flanker James Davies and Worcester wing Josh Adams, in their squad for the Six Nations.

Warriors' Denton recalled by Scotland

Experienced scrum-half Greig Laidlaw returns to a 40-man Scotland squad including four uncapped players for the Six Nations.

Jackson Willison: Bath sign Worcester Warriors centre from next season

Worcester Warriors' New Zealand-born centre Jackson Willison is to leave to join Bath at the end of the season.

Overbury plane crash: Dead were instructor and student

Senior flight instructor John Smith died alongside student Ahmed Abdullah in the light aircraft crash.

Redditch parents mourn third child's heart death

Robert and Maggie Underwood said their son's death was believed to be related to a heart condition.

UKIP suspends leader's girlfriend after Meghan Markle texts

Jo Marney apparently made racist remarks about Prince Harry's fiancee Meghan Markle in text messages.

Julie Clark death: Jason Nellist charged with Hereford murder

The 59-year-old victim was found dead at her home.

Hereford murder: Woman killed is named by police

A man hit by a van hours before she was found remains in hospital, police say.

'Liver branding' surgeon Simon Bramhall fined £10,000

Simon Bramhall is fined for branding his initials on two patients' livers.