Premier 15s: Worcester Valkyries target first league win as second season begins

BBC Sport visits Worcester Valkyries - last season's bottom side - as they bid to achieve their first ever Premier 15s victory.

Premiership Rugby in £275m takeover talks after CVC approach

Premiership Rugby owners will hold a board meeting next week to discuss a potential £275m takeover of the league.

Debit card glitch means thousands charged twice

UK customers were affected after spending in shops, restaurants and other businesses a week ago.

Worcestershire slump after Barnard wickets

Worcestershire slump to 68-4 against Hampshire after all-rounder Ed Barnard takes 6-50 in bowling out the visitors for 191.

Man dies in three-car crash near Hay-on-Wye

A passenger in another car was taken to hospital with serious injuries after the crash on the B4350.

Builders' secret home makeover for one of their own

A man with motor neurone disease has improved access in his home and garden thanks to builders' support.

Giraffe sculpture used as battering ram in Worcester burglary

The artwork is badly damaged after being used to smash a shop window in a burglary attempt.

Water companies to cut bills in England and Wales

Firms have set out how they intend to cut water bills as part of the regulator's five year review.

Cornell du Preez: Worcester Warriors forward has surgery after throat injury

Worcester Warriors say forward Cornell du Preez needs "further larynx surgery" after a throat injury in their season opener.

England v India: Moeen Ali 'shrugged off' bad winter to take five-for

All-rounder Moeen Ali says he has moved on from the difficult winter that cost him his place in the England side.

T20 Blast Finals Day: ECB to review counties' allocation following big ticket shortage

The ECB will review ticket allocations for T20 Finals Day after fans of the four semi-finalists miss out on tickets.

Moeen's 5-63 leads England fightback

Moeen Ali takes 5-63 to lead England's recovery on the second day of the fourth Test against India in Southampton.

County Championship: Dane Vilas & Josh Bohannon inspire Lancs to beat Pears

Lancashire skipper Dane Vilas and Josh Bohannon put on 139 to inspire their side's four-wicket win over Worcestershire.

Premiership: Worcester Warriors v Wasps

Team news as Worcester Warriors host Wasps in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Sixways (15:00 BST).

County Championship: Lancashire left with difficult chase to beat Worcestershire

Lancashire are left a testing victory target of 314 to beat fellow Division One strugglers Worcestershire at Southport.

'Well-organised' gang flew drones carrying drugs into prisons

A "well-organised" gang delivered contraband to a number of prisons in England, a court hears.

Driver sentenced after car crashes into Worcester house

A mother and daughter were injured after Naveed Hussain's Audi crashed into their home.

County Championship: Lancashire & Worcestershire wickets tumble at Southport

Lancashire slip to 96-5 in reply to Worcestershire's 222 on an eventful first day containing 15 wickets at Southport.

Band of Builders helps motor neurone disease patient

A charity revamps the garden and kitchen for a motor neurone disease patient.

GJ van Velze: Worcester Warriors captain on how he fell back in love with rugby

GJ van Velze, the Worcester player who missed almost an entire season with concussion, on how he fell back in love with rugby.