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Men in court over Leominster Anglo-Saxon treasure charges

The case involves historic artefacts discovered in a village in 2015, police say. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Boy's holiday pool death 'accidental'

Archie Skidmore's father had a "sixth sense" something was wrong on the family holiday in Portugal. Source: BBC Worcestershire

County Championship and One-Day Cup changes agreed for 2020 season

The County Championship will see three teams promoted and one relegated next year to create a 10-team top tier from 2020. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Suzy Lamplugh: Body find hope for 'closure'

Suzy Lamplugh, 25, disappeared in July 1986 and was declared dead, presumed murdered, in 1994. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Worcester house fire victim was GB swimmer Tazmin Pugh

Tazmin Pugh, who represented England and Great Britain, was found dead with her partner Josh Kirk. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Man cleared of murder over body found in river Wye

A jury has found Ian Palamountain not guilty after Terri Webb was recovered from the river Wye in 2016. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Steve Magoffin: Ex-Worcestershire seamer takes women's coaching role

Former Worcestershire seam bowler Steve Magoffin takes up a role overseeing their women's development programme. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Steve Magoffin: Ex-Worcestershire seamer takes women's coaching role

Former Worcestershire seam bowler Steve Magoffin takes up a role overseeing their women's development programme. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Man and woman found dead after house fire in Cotheridge

The bodies of a 21-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman are found after a fire in Worcestershire. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Jono Lance: Worcester Warriors fly-half out for 16 weeks with back injury

Worcester Warriors fly-half Jono Lance will be out for around four months with a stress fracture of his back. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Premiership Rugby Cup: Worcester 35-3 Sale

Worcester Warriors convincingly beat Sale Sharks 35-3 in the opening match of the inaugural Premiership Rugby Cup. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Up to 200 jobs face axe at Worcestershire County Council

A council spokesman said the scheme will help "address a projected in-year overspend of £5 million". Source: BBC Worcestershire

Gang who flew drones carrying drugs into prisons jailed

Seven men who used drones to fly more than £500,000 worth of drugs into prisons are jailed. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Gang who flew drones carrying drugs into prisons jailed

Seven men who used drones to fly more than £500,000 worth of drugs into prisons are jailed. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Dog in West Mercia Police vehicle died of heatstroke

A faulty extractor fan contributed the death of five-year-old PD Ivy, a review finds. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Escaped rhea on the loose at Worcestershire golf course

Golf club staff are using a buggy to try and catch the 6ft rhea, which escaped from a nearby village. Source: BBC Worcestershire