COMMUNITY | Nominations wanted for West Mercia Young Good Citizen 2019

West Mercia Police have launched the search for West Mercia's Young Good Citizens 2019. From West Mercia Police This is an opportunity to recognise and publicise the great work done by many young people in our...

ROADS | M5 closed in North Worcestershire after woman dies following serious collision

Police and emergency services are at the scene of a serious road traffic collision on the M5. Officers were called to the northbound carriageway shortly after 5.30am this morning (Wednesday) following reports of a collision involving two vehicles.

NEWS | Police investigate multiple reports of indecent exposure by a young male in Ledbury

Police are investigating whether a series of indecent exposures that have occurred in the public areas of Ledbury may be linked. The incidents have been reported to the police over a three week period between 28 February...

NEWS | West Mercia Police supports national hate crime campaign

West Mercia Police is reinforcing its commitment to tackle all forms of hate crime as the Home Office continues its Hate Crime Campaign. The campaign previously launched in October 2018 to raise awareness to the public of what hate...

FEATURED | Summit to focus on finance for small business

A major event is being held in Hereford next week for finance organisations to find out how they can better support small businesses with their growth plans. The Marches Growth Hub, the one stop shop business support service, in...

POLICE APPEAL | Witness appeal after fatal crash on A40 at Symonds Yat

Were you on the A40 at 5.30pm on Saturday afternoon (30 March)? A blue Vauxhall Insignia was being driven on the road when it is believed to have left the carriageway, struck a tree and ended up on a...

NEWS | IKEA to open store in Hereford

Swedish giant IKEA is set to open a store in Hereford. If plans are approved, the store will be located on Three Elms Road, next to Whitecross School. The firm are said to have set their sights on Hereford...

NEWS | ‘Dangerous’ section of road in Hereford to be altered

A section of road in Hereford that residents have deemed as ‘dangerous’ and an ‘accident waiting to happen’ is to undergo much needed improvements according you Councillor Sharon Michael. Residents and visitors regularly are forced to park on...

INFORMATION | H&W Fire & Rescue Service warn about the dangers of kitchen fires

Each year cooking causes more accidental fires in the home than anything else and Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (HWFRS) is supporting the Fire Kills Cooking Safety campaign. Station Commander Amy Bailey from the Community Risk department,...

INFORMATION | West Mercia Statement on Knife Crime

FROM WEST MERCIA POLICE We are fortunate that the West Mercia Force area does not have a big knife crime problem, however, the impact of recent events involving young people and knives can still affect lives.

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TRAVEL | A list of current and forthcoming roadworks in Herefordshire

A list of current and upcoming roadworks from Herefordshire and the surrounding area can be found below. https://twitter.com/WorcsTravel/status/1319699942894673920?s=20
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