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Focus on flooding in Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 07:45:53 GMT

Focus on flooding in Alcester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

WADING into Alcester's flooding problems and how to tackle them in the future was the focus of a successful public drop-in session at the town hall on Tuesday.

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Gloria Hunniford set to appear at over 65s festival near Alcester - Stourbridge News

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:30:00 GMT

Gloria Hunniford set to appear at over 65s festival near Alcester  Stourbridge News

PARKFEST, the UK's only festival aimed at over 65s, is returning to Great Alne Park near Alcester following the huge success of last years'…

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Parkfest returns to Great Alne Park near Alcester this weekend - Ledbury Reporter

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:30:00 GMT

Parkfest returns to Great Alne Park near Alcester this weekend  Ledbury Reporter

PARKFEST, the UK's only festival aimed at over 65s, is returning to Great Alne Park near Alcester following the huge success of last years'…

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Success for Alcester's Susan Juned as Stratford declares Climate Emergency - Redditch Standard

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:02:13 GMT

Success for Alcester's Susan Juned as Stratford declares Climate Emergency  Redditch Standard

STRATFORD District Council's Full Council, has declared a 'Climate Emergency'. On Monday evening, July 15, Councillors pledged to take local action to ...

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Drop in for flood defence session in Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 14:00:59 GMT

Drop in for flood defence session in Alcester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE Environment Agency is inviting Alcester residents to give their views on a flood scheme for the town. The town lies on the confluence of the River Alne and ...

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Alcester residents invited to give views on flood scheme proposals - GOV.UK

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 08:03:42 GMT

Alcester residents invited to give views on flood scheme proposals  GOV.UK

Residents are being invited to share their thoughts on flood scheme proposals for the town of Alcester at an upcoming community drop-in session.

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Find out the best times to see tonight's partial lunar eclipse - Redditch Standard

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:52:08 GMT

Find out the best times to see tonight's partial lunar eclipse  Redditch Standard

RESIDENTS across Redditch and Alcester will be able to see a partial lunar eclipse tonight. The moon is set to rise around 9.15pm but because it will be low ...

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Champs Stratford dent Alcester's title hopes - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 08:30:36 GMT

Champs Stratford dent Alcester's title hopes  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS ALCESTER A's lead over Pershore in the race to be 2019 Wildmoor Summer Tennis League champions has been cut to three points. Leaders Alcester ...

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District reveals 'just in case' sites for housing if core strategy slips - Redditch Standard

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 16:34:13 GMT

District reveals 'just in case' sites for housing if core strategy slips  Redditch Standard

LAND capable of taking up to 210 new homes has been identified in Alcester should Stratford district council fail to meet its housing target in its core strategy up ...

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Police plan to improve response times after success in Alcester - Bromsgrove Advertiser

Tue, 25 Jun 2019 04:42:00 GMT

Police plan to improve response times after success in Alcester  Bromsgrove Advertiser

POLICE response times in north Warwickshire could be reduced if a plan to replicate a similar scheme in the south of the county is given the green…

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Cyclist found seriously injured near Alcester - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Cyclist found seriously injured near Alcester  Redditch Advertiser

A CYCLIST has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after being found unconscious on a busy 'A' road in Warwickshire.

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'Pornesan shavings' - foodies puzzled by Open Table's menu for The Blue Boar in Alcester - Birmingham Live

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 04:30:00 GMT

'Pornesan shavings' - foodies puzzled by Open Table's menu for The Blue Boar in Alcester  Birmingham Live

The gastro pub is a popular restaurant and hotel with good Tripadvisor reviews and a reputation for good food.

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Pilot Ollie flies solo - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:55:18 GMT

Pilot Ollie flies solo  Stratford upon Avon Herald

A DREAM has come true for Ollie Packman from Alcester who recently became Britain's youngest glider pilot to fly solo on his 14th birthday. The Alcester ...

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Leaders inch closer towards Premier Division glory - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Leaders inch closer towards Premier Division glory  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS. WILDMOOR Summer Tennis League Premier Division leaders Alcester A clinched closer towards the title with a 3-1 victory over Evesham. The title ...

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Veterans battle it out as Redditch team triumphs at Court Leet Champions League Tournament - Redditch Standard

Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Veterans battle it out as Redditch team triumphs at Court Leet Champions League Tournament  Redditch Standard

THERE were thrills and spills galore at the Alcester Court Leet and Alcester Town FC Champions League Tournament last Sunday, June 23. Featuring 13 ...

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Council demo over plans to site gas power station in pristine countryside - Redditch Standard

Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Council demo over plans to site gas power station in pristine countryside  Redditch Standard

A MAJOR demonstration was due to be held outside the headquarters of Stratford District Council today (Friday, June 28) against plans to site a gas-fired power ...

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Jail for burglar who targeted Stratford area - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 08 Jul 2019 12:40:37 GMT

Jail for burglar who targeted Stratford area  Stratford upon Avon Herald

A MAN responsible for a string of offences, including two in the Stratford district, has been jailed for two years and two months. Paul Mark Andrews, aged 33, ...

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Jasper's Rainbow Story book signing at Hanbury Countryside show helped raise £220 for three causes - Bromsgrove Standard

Wed, 10 Jul 2019 11:50:11 GMT

Jasper's Rainbow Story book signing at Hanbury Countryside show helped raise £220 for three causes  Bromsgrove Standard

A GRANDMOTHER who wrote a book in memory of her grandson raised £220 for three charities at the Hanbury Countryside Show from a book signing and craft ...

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Cyclist airlifted to hospital after suspected hit and run near Arrow - Redditch Standard

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Cyclist airlifted to hospital after suspected hit and run near Arrow  Redditch Standard

A HIT and run is suspected after a cyclist was found in a serious condition by his badly damaged bicycle on A422 Arrow Lane between Cookhill and Alcester.

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Weekend fixtures guide - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 15:00:40 GMT

Weekend fixtures guide  Stratford upon Avon Herald

Weekend Fixtures CRICKET Saturday 13th July Warwickshire League (12.30), Premier Division Handsworth v Stratford-upon-Avon Division Four Stratford ...

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Six-a-side treat at Alcester Court Leet's Champions League fundraiser - Redditch Standard

Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Six-a-side treat at Alcester Court Leet's Champions League fundraiser  Redditch Standard

THE Deep Heat will be on standby at the Alcester Court Leet and Alcester Town FC Champions League Tournament this Sunday, June 23. Featuring 13 ...

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Prosperous times for Alcester's bowlers - Redditch Standard

Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Prosperous times for Alcester's bowlers  Redditch Standard

WITH wins in all home matches, an away victory and two narrow defeats, it was a week of satisfaction for Alcester Bowling Club. The week commenced with one ...

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Brazen thieves manage to steal road roller and dump truck - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Brazen thieves manage to steal road roller and dump truck  Redditch Advertiser

POLICE in Alcester are appealing for information after brazen thieves somehow managed to steal a road roller and dumper truck.

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Kidderminster Valentines choir return to town hall - Kidderminster Shuttle

Sun, 07 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Kidderminster Valentines choir return to town hall  Kidderminster Shuttle

AN acclaimed Kidderminster choir will return to delight the town hall at their Summer Spectacular show.

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Studley snap up five new faces as they prepare for first friendly - Redditch Standard

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 12:00:52 GMT

Studley snap up five new faces as they prepare for first friendly  Redditch Standard

STUDLEY boss John Edwards says they have signed the 'best player who faced us last season' as part of their summer revamp. Forward Harvey Smith ...

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News in brief (02/07/2019) - letsrecycle.com

Mon, 01 Jul 2019 23:04:42 GMT

News in brief (02/07/2019)  letsrecycle.com

With news on: Warwick Ward issues invites for Alcester site opening; Saica Pack secures High Hygiene accreditation; Geminor opens office in Poland; Circular ...

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Weekend cricket results - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Weekend cricket results  Stratford upon Avon Herald

CRICKET. Saturday, 29th June Warwickshire League, Premier Division Coventry & North Warwickshire 194 all out (5pts) lost to Stratford 196-7 (20pts) Division ...

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Warwick Ward expands to new premises - Resource Magazine

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Warwick Ward expands to new premises  Resource Magazine

Machinery supplier Warwick Ward is holding an open day on 3 July to welcome customers to its new site.

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Top cat JJ in line for cream of UK awards - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Top cat JJ in line for cream of UK awards  Stratford upon Avon Herald

AN Alcester cat that's helping his owner recover from cancer has reached the finals of the 2019 National Cat Awards. Cancer patient, Edwina Norris, aged 83 of ...

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Alcester A show no signs of letting up in title hunt - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester A show no signs of letting up in title hunt  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS. ALCESTER A are now 28 points clear at the top of the Wildmoor Summer Tennis League Premier Division table after the eighth round of fixtures ...

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Wanted: Men with weapons carjack woman for VW Golf in hospital car park - Birmingham Live

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 17:41:00 GMT

Wanted: Men with weapons carjack woman for VW Golf in hospital car park  Birmingham Live

Shocking alleged incident happened in the car park of Moseley Hall Hospital.

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Cyclist found with serious injuries in Arrow - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Cyclist found with serious injuries in Arrow  Stratford upon Avon Herald

A cyclist has been airlifted to hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries after being found unconscious in Arrow this afternoon. The man, estimated to be in ...

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Reigning champions Stratford end Alcester A's perfect start - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Reigning champions Stratford end Alcester A's perfect start  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS. ALCESTER A's 100 per cent winning record in the Wildmoor Tennis League Premier Division was brought to an end by reigning champions ...

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Glorious tenth food festival to be celebrated in Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 11 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Glorious tenth food festival to be celebrated in Alcester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE Alcester and Forest of Arden Food Festivals celebrate their tenth anniversary this year and once again there are many tempting delights on offer at the first ...

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Hope for A435 upgrade as Greens and Lib Dems push re-think on council - Redditch Standard

Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Hope for A435 upgrade as Greens and Lib Dems push re-think on council  Redditch Standard

EFFORTS to get the A435 through Studley into the first group of roads eligible for government improvement money have taken a major step forward. The route ...

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Choice galore on menu in Alcester this weekend - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Choice galore on menu in Alcester this weekend  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOD and drink lovers are set to gather in Alcester this weekend for two special events in the town. On Saturday, 18th May, the tenth Alcester and Forest of ...

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Alcester A, Chipping Campden A, Pershore and Alcester C lead way in Junior Cup - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester A, Chipping Campden A, Pershore and Alcester C lead way in Junior Cup  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE second round of the Junior Cup pool matches of the Wildmoor Spa Tennis League have been completed, with Alcester A dominating Pool A, Chipping ...

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Players pocket league awards - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Players pocket league awards  Stratford upon Avon Herald

SNOOKER. THE Stratford Snooker League brought the curtain down on an enthralling 2018/19 season with their presentation evening held at Stratford Sports ...

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Alcester A continue their march to summer crown - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester A continue their march to summer crown  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS. ALCESTER A increased their tally to 32 points with a 4-0 victory over Henley-in-Arden to maintain their place at the top of the Wildmoor Summer ...

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League leaders Alcester A maintain unbeaten record - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

League leaders Alcester A maintain unbeaten record  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS. WILDMOOR Summer League Premier Division leaders Alcester A maintained their unbeaten run with a straightforward 4-0 victory over mid-table ...

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Studley Arts Trail pulling in the visitors as final weekend looms - Redditch Standard

Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Studley Arts Trail pulling in the visitors as final weekend looms  Redditch Standard

THE final weekend of Studley Arts Festival is fast approaching with some glorious works of art being exhibited in businesses and venues across the village.

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League leaders Alcester A go 24 points clear at halfway stage - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

League leaders Alcester A go 24 points clear at halfway stage  Stratford upon Avon Herald

TENNIS. AT the halfway stage of the Wildmoor Summer Tennis League, Alcester A lead the way in the Premier Division by 24 points following their 2-2 draw with ...

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Team GB orienteer Gardner urges locals to give orienteering a try with Octavian Droobers this summer - Coventry Observer

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Team GB orienteer Gardner urges locals to give orienteering a try with Octavian Droobers this summer  Coventry Observer

OCTAVIAN Droobers Orienteering Club are encouraging the local community to get involved with the range of events ongoing at the club this summer. The club ...

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Alcester told to maintain focus by joint-boss Seeley - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester told to maintain focus by joint-boss Seeley  Stratford upon Avon Herald

JOINT-BOSS Matt Seeley has warned Alcester Town that they cannot afford to take their foot off the gas if they want to secure promotion from Midland League ...

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Retirement of veteran councillors opens the field in Alcester and Studley - Redditch Standard

Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Retirement of veteran councillors opens the field in Alcester and Studley  Redditch Standard

THE local elections are looming in Stratford District with the people of Alcester and Studley and surrounding villages urged to get out and vote this Thursday, ...

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VIDEO: Alcester's day at the pancake races - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

VIDEO: Alcester's day at the pancake races  Stratford upon Avon Herald

SHROVE TUESDAY was celebrated in Alcester earlier this week with traditional pancake races run along High Street. There were races for young and old with ...

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Earplugs in as Alcester Town Criers competition brings in the crowds - Redditch Standard

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Earplugs in as Alcester Town Criers competition brings in the crowds  Redditch Standard

TOWN criers from across England descended on Alcester for its annual Town Crier competition on Easter Saturday. In near perfect conditions – still, sunny ...

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Behind the scenes at Swingtime in the Gardens 2019 - Event Industry News

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:53:00 GMT

Behind the scenes at Swingtime in the Gardens 2019  Event Industry News

Event Industry News travelled down to Ragley Hall, Alcester, during the two-day build of the music festival to speak to everyone involved, including the festival ...

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Warwick Ward launches partnership with Keestrack - letsrecycle.com

Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:46:50 GMT

Warwick Ward launches partnership with Keestrack  letsrecycle.com

Warwick Ward launched its new partnership with Keestrack as it hosted an open day at the company's expanded Midlands depot.

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'Barclays has got its sums wrong' – anger as bank pulls out of Alcester - Redditch Standard

Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

'Barclays has got its sums wrong' – anger as bank pulls out of Alcester  Redditch Standard

THERE'S dismay in Alcester following the announcement that Barclays is to close its High Street branch. Town Mayor councillor Andrew Foster said everyone ...

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Bank closure is body blow to Alcester residents - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 09 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Bank closure is body blow to Alcester residents  Stratford upon Avon Herald

BARCLAYS customers in Alcester have been dealt a body blow this week with news the bank giant will close its Alcester High Street branch on Friday 24th May.

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Studley and Alcester offered the chance to adopt old telephone boxes – for just £1 - Redditch Standard

Sun, 26 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Studley and Alcester offered the chance to adopt old telephone boxes – for just £1  Redditch Standard

VILLAGERS in Bentley turned theirs into a DVD and book exchange – and now BT is offering communities in Studley and Alcester the chance to adopt their old ...

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New Alcester Mayor: Alcester is a fantastic town with a brilliant community spirit - Dudley News

Sun, 19 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

New Alcester Mayor: Alcester is a fantastic town with a brilliant community spirit  Dudley News

ALCESTER Councillor Gill Forman has been elected mayor of Alcester and Councillor Kathryn Cargill has been elected deputy mayor.

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Greig Hall fundraisers hit £10000 - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sun, 31 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Greig Hall fundraisers hit £10000  Stratford upon Avon Herald

A long-term plan to re-open Alcester's Greig Memorial Hall is gathering pace after fundraisers began a register of people who could help to make the project a ...

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Standing ovation at memorial concert for Redditch stalwart Graham - Redditch Standard

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 10:32:33 GMT

Standing ovation at memorial concert for Redditch stalwart Graham  Redditch Standard

A STANDING ovation closed a concert in memory of the late, great, Redditch musician and organist Graham Moseley. Born and bred in Redditch, for 60 years ...

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Alcester make five signings ahead of title tester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester make five signings ahead of title tester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. ALCESTER Town bosses Matt Seeley and Richard Briggs will have FIVE new signings in contention for today's Midland League Division Three trip ...

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Alcester Town close in on league title - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Town close in on league title  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER Town moved a step closer towards the Midland League Division Three title by taking six points from their two games over the Easter weekend.

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Bromsgrove's Kevin Ward among the Town Criers who headed to Alcester for the annual contest - Bromsgrove Standard

Sat, 27 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Bromsgrove's Kevin Ward among the Town Criers who headed to Alcester for the annual contest  Bromsgrove Standard

TOWN criers from across England, including Bromsgrove's Kevin Ward, descended on Alcester for its annual Town Crier competition on Easter Saturday.

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ES Vallet come to town for annual Alcester tournament - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

ES Vallet come to town for annual Alcester tournament  Stratford upon Avon Herald

YOUTH FOOTBALL. FRENCH team ES Vallet had a blast when they took part in the annual Alcester Town Tournament over the weekend as part of their yearly ...

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Residents celebrate 30th anniversary of Malin Court in Alcester - Worcester News

Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Residents celebrate 30th anniversary of Malin Court in Alcester  Worcester News

ALCESTER residents recently celebrated the 30th anniversary of the opening of Malin Court, a retirement complex in the town.

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Gate open season against Romulus; Dodd strengthens with Morris signing - Solihull Observer

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:04:39 GMT

Gate open season against Romulus; Dodd strengthens with Morris signing  Solihull Observer

THE OUTLOOK for Highgate United's season ahead has become much clearer, following the following the release of the MFL Premier Division fixtures and ...

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New opticians to open in former Post Office site in High Street in Alcester - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

New opticians to open in former Post Office site in High Street in Alcester  Redditch Advertiser

A NEW opticians will be opening its doors in Alcester, creating four full time jobs for local people.

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Crowds flock to this year's Alcester Food Festival - Redditch Standard

Sat, 25 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Crowds flock to this year's Alcester Food Festival  Redditch Standard

THE crowds flocked in their thousands to Alcester Food Festival on Saturday. The park and ride *service* took 3,000 visitors in and Warners hotel at Studley ...

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Hurrah for the Lionesses – now why don't most schools offer girls football? - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 16:10:19 GMT

Hurrah for the Lionesses – now why don't most schools offer girls football?  Stratford upon Avon Herald

This feature originally appeared in the Stratford Herald on 4th July. ANYONE who watched England take on the United States on Tuesday night at the FIFA ...

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Woman dies in Alcester car crash - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Woman dies in Alcester car crash  Stratford upon Avon Herald

A woman has died following a two-car collision in Alcester last night. The incident happened on Birmingham Road, Coughton, close to Coughton Court, just after ...

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Quanta Supports the American Kidney Health Initiative - GlobeNewswire

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 14:24:00 GMT

Quanta Supports the American Kidney Health Initiative  GlobeNewswire

Quanta Supports the American Kidney Health Initiative. Alcester, UK, 11 July 2019: A major overhaul of American kidney health was announced yesterday by ...

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Car company sponsors new kit for Alcester Town Juniors - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Car company sponsors new kit for Alcester Town Juniors  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER Town Juniors Under-15s team will be driven for more success this season – with a new kit sponsored by Alcester-based 1 Car Company. The team ...

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Alcester appoints new High Bailiff - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester appoints new High Bailiff  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER has a new High Bailiff who will be a familiar face – and voice – in the town. David Parkes, formerly known as the Town Crier for a decade and then ...

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Prison warning after dog attacks in Alcester - Hereford Times

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 15:28:35 GMT

Prison warning after dog attacks in Alcester  Hereford Times

RESIDENTS in Alcester are being warned they could face up to five years in prison if their dog is out of control and injures someone.

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Leaders Alcester go marching on - Redditch Standard

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Leaders Alcester go marching on  Redditch Standard

THERE appears to be no stopping Alcester A who maintained their four-point lead at the top of the Wildmoor Summer Tennis League with a 4-0 win over the ...

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Alcester face losing skipper Birks for opening game of 2019 - Redditch Standard

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester face losing skipper Birks for opening game of 2019  Redditch Standard

ALCESTER return to action on Saturday when they travel to Coventry Welsh in Midlands Three West (South). Alcester lie seventh in the table, three places and ...

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Alcester Town sack manager Perry Macleod for 'gross misconduct' - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Town sack manager Perry Macleod for 'gross misconduct'  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER Town chairman Dave Taylor has revealed manager Perry Macleod was sacked for gross misconduct following an expletive-laden rant at match ...

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Help Alcester High Street shine again - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Help Alcester High Street shine again  Stratford upon Avon Herald

IN 2015, Alcester won a Rising Star in the Great British High Street Awards, a big accolade for the historic market town whose business community has decided ...

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Top physicist played vital role in country's nuclear fuel programme - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Top physicist played vital role in country's nuclear fuel programme  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ONE of the country's top nuclear physicists, who was born and raised in Alcester and educated at Alcester Grammar School, has died, aged 88, after a short ...

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Have your say: Consultation opens on the Alcester Neighbourhood Plan - Redditch Standard

Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Have your say: Consultation opens on the Alcester Neighbourhood Plan  Redditch Standard

A SIX week public consultation has begun into the draft Alcester Neighbourhood Development Plan. Alcester Town Council as the 'qualifying body' has ...

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New charity shop aims to get Greig Hall open again - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

New charity shop aims to get Greig Hall open again  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE start of efforts to re-open Alcester's neglected Greig Memorial Hall have begun with the launch of a charity shop in the town to raise cash for the project.

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Flashing blue lights, empty ambulance stretcher and handcuffed man in chaotic Moseley night out - Birmingham Live

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Flashing blue lights, empty ambulance stretcher and handcuffed man in chaotic Moseley night out  Birmingham Live

A man has was arrested after another male was attacked on the busy main road.

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"Who makes these stupid decisions?" Anger as Barclays Bank in Alcester to close - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

"Who makes these stupid decisions?" Anger as Barclays Bank in Alcester to close  Redditch Advertiser

ALCESTER High Street has been dealt a blow with the news that Barclays Bank will close.

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Alcester residents invited to comment on Neighbourhood Plan - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester residents invited to comment on Neighbourhood Plan  Stratford upon Avon Herald

Alcester residents are being invited to share their views on the town's Neighbourhood Development Plan, which if adopted would be used to help guide future ...

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Alcester Town Councillor has dramatic head shave (and raises more than £1000 for charity) - Worcester News

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Town Councillor has dramatic head shave (and raises more than £1000 for charity)  Worcester News

AFTER being diagnosed with cancer an Alcester Town Councillor has had a dramatic head shave - raising more than £1000 for charity.

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First round of Junior Cup fixtures completed - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

First round of Junior Cup fixtures completed  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE first round of matches in the Wildmoor Spa Tennis League's Junior Cup have been completed, with Alcester A, Chipping Campden A, Pershore and ...

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Former Alcester mayor Cllr Eric Payne dies - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Former Alcester mayor Cllr Eric Payne dies  Stratford upon Avon Herald

Two-time Alcester mayor and district councillor Eric Payne passed away this week following a short illness. Eric, who served the residents of Alcester Ward as a ...

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Quality starting to tell with Alcester newcomers - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Quality starting to tell with Alcester newcomers  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. MATT SEELEY wants Alcester Town to benefit from the higher-level experience of their new signings as they look to continue their growing positive ...

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Traveller group leaves Alcester site - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Traveller group leaves Alcester site  Stratford upon Avon Herald

A group of travellers who set up camp in a school bus park in Alcester this morning have moved on. Around eight caravans and associated vehicles set up at the ...

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Schools in Studley and Alcester want parents to stop smoking outside their gates - Redditch Standard

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Schools in Studley and Alcester want parents to stop smoking outside their gates  Redditch Standard

SCHOOLS in Studley and Alcester are hoping to persuade parents not to smoke outside their gates when taking their children to and from school. With the help ...

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Warwickshire Schools Track and Field Championships results - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Warwickshire Schools Track and Field Championships results  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ATHLETICS. Senior Boys 100m – 1st Toby Baldwin (Rugby School); 2nd Jonathan Knox (KES); 3rd Abenash Kanagasingam (KES) 200m – 1st Harry Allwood ...

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FOOTBALL 23 rd Aug, 2018 AFC Solihull's late show stuns Alcester Town - Solihull Observer

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT

FOOTBALL 23 rd Aug, 2018 AFC Solihull's late show stuns Alcester Town  Solihull Observer

AFC SOLIHULL opened their Midland League Division Three campaign with a 3-2 victory over much-fancied Alcester Town. Alcester set the tempo early on ...

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The Old School Nursery, Alcester has been saved - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

The Old School Nursery, Alcester has been saved  Redditch Advertiser

In a previous online version of this story we stated a Studley nursery had been rated inadequate by OFSTED, we wish to point out Brightkids in Studley is not the ...

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Gran who created book to remember grandson Jasper to sign copies at this year's Hanbury Show - Droitwich Standard

Thu, 04 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Gran who created book to remember grandson Jasper to sign copies at this year's Hanbury Show  Droitwich Standard

A GRANDMOTHER who wrote a story in memory of her baby grandson Jasper Eric Hawkesford who passed away five years ago will be signing copies of her ...

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Alcester mayor warns of accidents unless school road is gritted - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester mayor warns of accidents unless school road is gritted  Stratford upon Avon Herald

The mayor of Alcester is urging the county council to grit the road outside two busy schools, warning that the situation is an accident waiting to happen.

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Alcester Male Voice Choir to perform in Windsor Castle - Bromsgrove Advertiser

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Male Voice Choir to perform in Windsor Castle  Bromsgrove Advertiser

A POPULAR choir from Alcester will be performing at one the UK's most prestigious venues.

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Firefighters tackle kitchen fire at Alcester home - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Firefighters tackle kitchen fire at Alcester home  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FIREFIGHTERS with Warwickshire Fire and Rescue *Service* responded to a kitchen fire at a home in Alcester yesterday, Sunday. Two fire engines were ...

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Alcester archery group Bowmen of Alcester on target for success - Redditch Advertiser

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester archery group Bowmen of Alcester on target for success  Redditch Advertiser

AN archery group which puts an emphasis on social activities is going from strength to strength.

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'The bands are not happy' council under fire after events are cancelled just days before - Worcester News

Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

'The bands are not happy' council under fire after events are cancelled just days before  Worcester News

ONE of the organisers of the popular Bands in the Park programme has said the late cancellation of events was due to “austerity measures” and…

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Special one-day event Swingtime in the Gardens comes to Ragley Hall this year | Redditch Advertiser - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Special one-day event Swingtime in the Gardens comes to Ragley Hall this year | Redditch Advertiser  Redditch Advertiser

THE family-friendly jive and swing festival Swingtime in the Gardens is landing at Ragley Hall in Alcester in June – and promises to be a…

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Forgotten Elizabethan poet to be remembered in Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 09 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Forgotten Elizabethan poet to be remembered in Alcester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER is to host a new cultural festival to celebrate the life of one of its forefathers – Fulke Greville. The Fulke Greville Festival, which runs from 28th to 30th ...

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'British Americana' to grace the Jack Blackman stage at Tuery Sessions - Redditch Standard

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

'British Americana' to grace the Jack Blackman stage at Tuery Sessions  Redditch Standard

THIS Sunday, June 16, two artists representing the best in Americana and roots music play at Jack Blackman's Tuery Sessions Music Night at the Cross Keys ...

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Let's move to Alcester, Warwickshire - The Guardian

Fri, 07 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT

Let's move to Alcester, Warwickshire  The Guardian

What's going for it? What's this? Another -cester? Those Romans got about, didn't they? Nobody's much heard of Alcester. Not even the Romans. You won't find ...

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New footbridge links up with Alcester's historic past - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT

New footbridge links up with Alcester's historic past  Stratford upon Avon Herald

NEWLY constructed footbridge in Alcester will help re-connect an historic abbey site where a bridge once stood 450 years ago. The work on the newly acquired ...

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Police called to out of control house party after concerns about the number of teenagers being sick in the garden - Stourbridge News

Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Police called to out of control house party after concerns about the number of teenagers being sick in the garden  Stourbridge News

POLICE in Alcester have been called to an out of control house party after concerns about the number of youngsters being sick in a garden.

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