Gloucestershire and Herefordshire NHS trusts to merge
The two trusts currently run community hospitals and mental health services.
Abandoned 999 calls to police more than double
A Police Federation chief says resources are at a critical level and public safety has been compromised.
M5 quadruple fatality: Adrian Beaumont, 46, named as first victim
Adrian Beaumont died at the scene, his partner and their two children remain in hospital.
Badger culling begins in 21 areas of England
Eleven new areas joined the government's badger culling zones across England this year.
'Annoyed' Leicester More restaurant customer jailed for blackmail bid
The 39-year-old demanded £10,000 from the restaurant owner because he was upset with the service.
Art dealer Jonathan Poole jailed for £500k thefts
The £500,000 crimes of Jonathan Poole were compared to the plot of Hollywood's The Thomas Crown Affair.