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A MAN tried to con a pensioner out of her bank details by posing as a police officer. The 72-year-old from Redditch received a call about 12.15pm on Tuesday (October 28) from someone claiming to be a police officer from ... More»

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TV antiques expert comes to Ragley

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Prisoner facing harassment charge

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Fund-raiser bids for Miss Worcestershire title

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Stolen moped found in Redditch

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Town centre attack not verified

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