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Dementia risk factors not known by half of population

Risk factors for dementia include heavy drinking, smoking, genetics and high blood pressure. Source: BBC Herefordshire

Worcester Warriors: Connacht prop Conor Carey signs for Premiership club

Connacht tight-head prop Conor Carey signs for Premiership club Worcester Warriors on a two-year contract from 2019-20. Source: BBC Herefordshire

HMV: Which stores are closing?

HMV administrators reveal list of 27 stores slated to close. Source: BBC Herefordshire

Crime prediction software 'adopted by 14 UK police forces'

Liberty says at least 14 forces have used or intend to use crime-prediction software. Source: BBC Herefordshire

Graham Kitchener: Worcester Warriors re-sign Leicester Tigers lock for 2019-20 season

Worcester re-sign Leicester lock Graham Kitchener for the start of the 2019-20 season, on an undisclosed-length deal. Source: BBC Herefordshire

Man dies at Hereford factory in 'industrial accident'

The Health and Safety Executive and police are investigating the death at a factory on Saturday. Source: BBC Herefordshire

Premiership Rugby Cup: Worcester and Newcastle claim semi-final places

Worcester Warriors beat Wasps to reach the Premiership Rugby Cup semi-finals while Newcastle also claim a last-four spot. Source: BBC Herefordshire

Prisoners sentenced for HMP Hewell 'pool ball' riot

Prisoners threw pool balls and chairs at staff at Hewell HMP in July 2017 in a seven-hour riot . Source: BBC Herefordshire

Rough sleeping: What is being done about homelessness?

As snow hits the country and freezing temperatures set in, what is being done to help the homeless? Source: BBC Herefordshire

CCTV footage shows Worcester acid attack on boy

The three-year-old boy's father is accused of plotting an attack amid a custody row with his mother. Source: BBC Herefordshire

Worcester acid attack accused sent 'nailed it!' text

The father of the victim, three, is accused of plotting the attack after a custody row with his mother. Source: BBC Herefordshire

Supreme Court: Wrongly jailed men lose compensation fight

The UK's highest court dismisses the compensation claims of two men who spent years in jail. Source: BBC Herefordshire

Bus journeys fall by 90 million in a year

Councils say they are "desperate" to protect services but funding cuts forced "difficult decisions". Source: BBC Herefordshire

Six Nations: Ben Te'o out of England's opening game against Ireland

Worcester centre Ben Te'o is ruled out of England's Six Nations match with Ireland on Saturday with a side strain. Source: BBC Herefordshire

Worcestershire Acute Hospitals hit peak pressure

Some ambulances were diverted to Birmingham's Heartlands Hospital on Monday night. Source: BBC Herefordshire

Bethany Shipsey: Drugs arrest in Ukraine after probe

Bethany Shipsey, from Worcester, died after taking tablets containing DNP in February 2017. Source: BBC Herefordshire