Knife-wielding robbers forcibly remove jewellery from occupants having dinner at home

Thieves armed with knives and screwdrivers forcibly removed jewellery from occupants and stole their mobile phones while they were having dinner at their home. Police are appealing for witnesses, information or dashcam footage in relation to th

People warned to be vigilant during Diwali celebrations after 13 homes burgled in one night

People are being warned to be vigilant while attending Diwali firework displays this weekend after 13 homes were burgled in one night. Harrow MPS believe a combination of dark nights and firework displays may have resulted in the spike of thiev

Man drank six shots of Sambuca before driving home from pub

A MAN drank six shots of Sambuca at a Leominster pub before driving home thinking that he had an hour before the affects kicked in, magistrates heard. Luke Murphy, 29, was reported to police by a worried member of the public who saw him drink t

Premier League initiative awards new kit to Bushey school team

Pupils and staff from a Bushey school are celebrating after being awarded kit and equipment from the Premier League. Sacred Heart, in Merry Hill Road, will use the Premier League Primary Stars pack, which contains 14 full football kits, for the

Plaque at home of polar explorer unveiled

A monument to the home of one of the explorers who died on Captain Scott’s ill-fated expedition to Antarctica has been revealed. The Harrow Heritage Trust, which recognises buildings of architectural or historical significance, put up a plaqu

Seven years ago today: The night High Town burned

Do you remember the night High Town, Hereford, burned? It was seven years ago today, reader Leon Oldman has reminded us. He posted these pictures of the blaze in the Hereford Times Camera Club Facebook group: About 70 firefighters and 20 fir

Jasper's story: How an abandoned fox quickly became part of the family

In a sleepy little village near Watford lives an animal-mad young family, their three dogs, three horses, a cat and, remarkably, a pet fox. Around seven months ago, a tiny puppy – or at least what appeared to be a puppy – was brought into a

‘He is no Conor McGregor’ – Croydon’s MMA champion wants to silence Dublin opponent

An MMA world champion from Croydon says he feels disrespected ahead of his title defence to Richard Kiely in Dublin next month. A social media spat inspired BAMMA welterweight champion, Alex Lohore, to agree a fight with one of Conor McGregor

‘Diwali candle’ causes flat fire leading to mass evacuation

A fire started by a tea light that was being used to celebrate Diwali saw 70 people evacuated from a block of flats. Firefighters were called to a property in Northolt Road, Harrow, after a bedroom in a first floor flat had caught fire. It i

The ‘cutest pub dog in Britain’ has been revealed and he lives in Richmond

The ‘cutest pub dog in Britain’ has been revealed and he lives in a watering hole in our very own Richmond. Rudi, a show-type cocker spaniel, lives with his owners Chris and Gillian French and their 10-year-old daughter Mia in the Mitre in

Video: Lorry driver in a tight spot after trying to avoid road closure

A LORRY driver found himself in a tight spot after trying to avoid the Newtown Road southbound closure.  At 3.45pm the narrow cut-through from Mortimer Road to Burcott Road in Hereford was clear of water. However, a lorry driver was having

Man kicked in the head by horse suffers 'serious head injuries'

A man has been rushed to hospital with suspected head injuries after being kicked by a horse. The East of England Ambulance Service was called at 11.40am today (Thursday) to Munden, near Watford. An ambulance crew, ambulance officer, rapid r

Crowds come out for festive lights

Dozens of people lined the streets to see their ‘festive lights’ switched on, as Diwali celebrations got underway. The lights, which run along Kenton Road, represent the various festivals taking place over autumn and winter and will remain

Storm Brian officially named and weather warning could be ramped up

Storm Brian has now officially been named and could bring a wild weekend of weather to London and the south. A yellow weather warning for wind has been issued, valid from 4am to midnight on Saturday, but this could yet be raised to the more ser

Car crashes into flat near Asda roundabout

Car crashes into flat near Asda roundabout | Hereford TimesWe use cookies to give you the best experience on our website and bring you more relevant advertising.Learn more about cookiesOKA car crashed into a flat near to Asda in Hereford this afterno