County Championship: Three late Chris Rushworth wickets leave Worcestershire in trouble

Durham fast bowler Chris Rushworth strikes three late blows to leave Worcestershire in a mess going into the final day.

Judge critical of Worcestershire County Council care failings

Mr Justice Keehan said there was no consistent planning by Worcestershire County Council in the boy's care.

Rory Duncan: Worcester Warriors allow head coach to talk to other clubs

Worcester Warriors allow head coach Rory Duncan - a target for South African side Southern Kings - to leave Sixways.

Summer getaway: Roads to avoid as school holiday begins

Traffic is expected to peak on Friday as holidaymakers share the roads with commuter traffic.

County Championship: Durham stretch lead to 87 after Worcestershire bowled out

Durham lead by 87 runs after tearing through Worcestershire's batting line-up at Chester-le-Street.

Thomas Jones: Drowned student's family back safety campaign

The family of Tom Jones say they "can give a strong message" to highlight dangers to others.

Women who helped save canals from closure celebrated

Female boaters in the Black Country "did as much as the men if not more."

County Championship: Durham counter as Worcestershire frustrated by rain

Worcestershire reduce Durham to 122-6 as rain hampers play on the opening day at Chester-le-Street.

Events 250 years after Stratford-upon-Avon Shakespeare festival

Garrick's Jubilee established Stratford's Shakespeare tourism industry, the birthplace trust says.

Rail firm offers free trips to university open day

All students are offered free train tickets to a university open day, after fears of excessive cost.

Leigh Sinton woman wins fight to adopt Ugandan boy

Emilie Larter hopes to bring the boy she took care of while working for a charity back to the UK.

Taylor Williams inquest: Teenager took her own life

The 17-year-old, who had a history of self-harming, was found with a ligature around her neck.

Murder charge after man found stabbed at Droitwich home

Desmond Wooding was found stabbed to death in his bungalow in Vines Lane, Droitwich, last month.

Enterprise zones 'failed to deliver' jobs boost in England

Millions of pounds were spent around England on the job creation scheme but in two areas jobs were lost.

County Championship: Tony Palladino finishes off Worcestershire as Derbyshire win

Tony Palladino and Ravi Rampaul take two wickets each as Derbyshire climb to third by beating Worcestershire at Kidderminster.

2019-20 Premiership fixtures released

The 2019-20 Premiership season will start with Bristol hosting West Country rivals Bath on Friday, 18 October.

County Championship: Callum Ferguson gives Worcestershire chance of beating Derbyshire

Callum Ferguson and Ben Cox keep alive Worcestershire's chance of forcing an unlikely victory against Derbyshire.

Bangladesh head coach Steve Rhodes steps down

Steve Rhodes leaves his role as Bangladesh head coach after their disappointing performance at the World Cup.

Body found in search for man missing in Shavers End quarry

An 18-year-old man was last seen entering Shavers End quarry in Stourport on Sunday.

County Championship: Tom Lace ton helps Derbyshire build a good lead against Pears

Derbyshire loan man Tom Lace hits an unbeaten century to help Derbyshire build a good lead against Worcestershire.