Storm Arwen: Falling stone damages Worcester Cathedral

Parts of Worcester Cathedral are expected to remain closed off for the time being.

In pictures: Storm Arwen brings snow, waves and winds

A selection of photos show the snow, waves and wind brought by Storm Arwen.

Covid: Sajid Javid defends 'swift action' on Omicron variant

The health secretary says mask rules and travel tests will help to protect Christmas celebrations.

Thousands of properties without power in West Midlands

More than 8,400 properties are without power after snow and high winds hit the West Midlands.

Storm Arwen: Snow and falling trees disrupt West Midlands rail services

Birmingham New Street says it will do all it can to keep trains moving as much as possible.

Mother left waiting in ambulance for an hour with her dead baby

The Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has apologised for the delay.

Premiership: Newcastle Falcons v Worcester Warriors

Team news for Saturday's rescheduled Premiership match between Newcastle and Worcester at Kingston Park.

Brett D'Oliveira: Worcestershire name all-rounder club captain

Worcestershire appoint long-serving all-rounder Brett D'Oliveira as their new club captain, replacing Joe Leach in the role.

Five bins for families to boost Herefordshire recycling

The local authority said changes will help reduce the amount of rubbish going to landfill to 1%.

Droitwich grandad with MND raises £4k making gift tags

John Adams uses a voice machine to communicate and has limited use of his hands but wanted to raise funds.

Murray McCallum: Worcester Warriors sign Glasgow's ex-Edinburgh prop

Glasgow Warriors prop Murray McCallum signs for Worcester on a deal from 1 January until the end of the 2022-23 season.

West Mercia Police dogs issued protective vests

Chief Constable Pippa Mills says she wants to protect the dogs as much as police officers.

Premiership: Newcastle Falcons v Worcester Warriors (Fri)

Team news as Newcastle Falcons host Worcester Warriors in Friday's Premiership fixture at Kingston Park (19:45 GMT).

Historic Photographer of the Year Awards 2021 winners revealed

Steve Liddiard's picture of the Whiteford Point Lighthouse in the Gower Peninsula was named overall winner.

Man in 70s arrested over reports of man with firearm

Police responded to a report of a man thought to be in possession of a firearm.

Credenhill school 'circuit break' tackle Covid case rise

The Herefordshire primary school says it has had a significant increase in cases.

Droitwich grandad with MND raises nearly £4k by making gift tags

John Adams, 77, hopes a cure will be found for motor neurone disease for future generations.

Police were following 'speeding' car in Redditch before crash

The driver and his passenger were hurt after their car overturned in Redditch, police say.

'UK's dullest man' creates Redditch's best benches calendar

Kevin Beresford says he likes "to take photos of English life that nobody else would bother with".

Brett D'Oliveira: Worcestershire all-rounder agrees new deal to run until 2024

Worcestershire all-rounder Brett D'Oliveira agrees a new three-year contract to the end of the 2024 season.