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Cricketer Basil D'Oliveira awarded freedom of Worcester

The ex-England and Worcestershire cricketer will be honoured at a civic reception in September. Source: BBC Worcestershire

New £20m fish pass scheme set for River Severn

It is hoped the project will improve fish populations by making parts of the river more accessible. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Millions to face hosepipe ban in north-west England

The ban will affect people in north-west England, but other firms say they have no plans to follow suit. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Emaciated horses found at Worcestershire stables

People living nearby say they found 17 horses badly malnourished with some eating their own faeces. Source: BBC Worcestershire

T20 Blast: Yorkshire Vikings end Worcestershire Rapids unbeaten start

Yorkshire consign Worcestershire to their first T20 Blast defeat of the season with a 12-run win at New Road. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Residents evacuated after Redditch house collapse

A search and rescue dog was used to check whether anyone was trapped underneath. Source: BBC Worcestershire

T20 Blast: Aaron Finch and Ben Raine hit tons, and Worcestershire...

Worcestershire Rapids maintain their perfect T20 Blast start against Northamptonshire, but Sussex lose their 100% record. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Teenager dies after collapsing in Hereford

The 17-year-old's death is being treated as unexplained, police say. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Terror attack police officers honoured

Officers from eight forces in England and Wales were honoured at a ceremony in London. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Whitetip shark rescue video goes viral

Footage of a woman pulling a hook from the animal's jaws is shared more than 500,000 times. Source: BBC Worcestershire

David Clark jailed for killing wife over penis taunts

David Clark said his wife "nearly always" belittled him, making him feel "inadequate". Source: BBC Worcestershire

Preferred route chosen for Hereford's western bypass

Five houses will have to be demolished to make way for the new road. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Man denies attempting to murder boy, 11, in Malvern

The boy was found injured at an address in Malvern, Worcestershire, police say. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Inadequate Worcestershire school in special measures

About 40 teachers have left North Bromsgrove High School in the past year. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Attempt made to save Peter Harnwell from Walsall floods

An inquest hears people tried to rescue 82-year-old Peter Harnwell from his camper van when it was submerged in 6ft of water. Source: BBC Worcestershire

Worcester giraffes are tall order for artists

Schools and community groups have also decorated the animals featured on a public art trail. Source: BBC Worcestershire