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Impressive Bate inspires Alcester to big win - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:58:00 GMT

Impressive Bate inspires Alcester to big win  Stratford upon Avon Herald

GUEST player Will Bate scored four of Alcester's ten tries as they secured a season double over Shottery with an emphatic second half performance to conclude ...

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Alcester RFC cruise to an easy victory - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:00:00 GMT

Alcester RFC cruise to an easy victory  Redditch Advertiser

ALCESTER cantered to an easy 62-24 success over Stratford side Shottery in a friendly fixture.

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Alcester Town aiming to push on from unbeaten December - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester Town aiming to push on from unbeaten December  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER Town joint-bosses Matt Seeley and Richard Briggs hope the Red and Blacks' unbeaten December run acts as a springboard to success in 2019.

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RUGBY UNION 10 th Jan, 2019 Depleted pack tells as Alcester are beaten - Redditch Standard

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 15:07:20 GMT

RUGBY UNION 10 th Jan, 2019 Depleted pack tells as Alcester are beaten  Redditch Standard

Coventry Welsh 36 Alcester 10. Midlands Three West (South). THE NEW year got off to a disappointing start for mid-table Alcester as their four-match winning ...

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Alcester Town target positive end to festive period - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester Town target positive end to festive period  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER Town bosses Matt Seeley and Richard Briggs want to end the festive season on a high as the Red and Blacks seek to continue with their Midland ...

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Seeley: There will be no let up from Alcester Town - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:46:00 GMT

Seeley: There will be no let up from Alcester Town  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER Town joint-boss Matt Seeley stressed his side will not take anything for granted ahead of tomorrow's (Saturday) trip to Continental Star. The Red and ...

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Alcester do the double over Shottery - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 15 Jan 2019 19:01:00 GMT

Alcester do the double over Shottery  Redditch Advertiser

ALCESTER recorded a season double over local rivals Shottery with an emphatic second half performance and a total of ten tries to conclude a 62-24…

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Residents in Alcester and Studley urged to recycle their Christmas leftovers - Redditch Advertiser

Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Residents in Alcester and Studley urged to recycle their Christmas leftovers  Redditch Advertiser

RESIDENTS in Alcester and Studley are being encouraged to 'Recycle Right'.

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Second half display leads to convincing friendly win - Redditch Standard

Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:06:02 GMT

Second half display leads to convincing friendly win  Redditch Standard

Alcester 62 Shottery 24. ALCESTER sealed a season double over local rivals Shottery as an emphatic second half performance led to a ten-try blitz of their ...

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Fireworks light up the sky in Alcester on St Nicholas Night - Redditch Standard

Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Fireworks light up the sky in Alcester on St Nicholas Night  Redditch Standard

FIREWORKS lit up the skies once more during December as the picturesque market town of Alcester hosted its annual St Nicholas Night festival. The community ...

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Much-loved hippy Pete ‘The Feet’ who went barefoot for 50 YEARS even in rain and snow dies aged 73 - The Sun

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:41:00 GMT

Much-loved hippy Pete ‘The Feet’ who went barefoot for 50 YEARS even in rain and snow dies aged 73  The Sun

PETE 'The Feet' who became a local celebrity because he spent most of his life without wearing shoes has passed away. He stopped wearing footwear when he ...

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Alcester aiming for fifth league win on the spin - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester aiming for fifth league win on the spin  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER return to Midlands Three West (South) action on Saturday when they make the trip to relegation-threatened Coventry Welsh. Stuart Phillips' Alcester ...

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Special fundraiser raises more than £800 for Alcester Dementia Care and Shipston food bank - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Special fundraiser raises more than £800 for Alcester Dementia Care and Shipston food bank  Redditch Advertiser

A FUNDRAISER has raised vital cash for not one, but two good causes in Alcester.

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Alcester bride goes from a size 24 wedding dress to size 12 in one year - Redditch Standard

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 14:05:36 GMT

Alcester bride goes from a size 24 wedding dress to size 12 in one year  Redditch Standard

AN ALCESTER bride is 'feeling fabulous' after going from a size 24 wedding dress to size 12 in just over a year. Amy Vick joined the Alcester Slimming World ...

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Tributes pour in for local legend who died after spending his life in bare feet - Mirror Online

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 21:19:00 GMT

Tributes pour in for local legend who died after spending his life in bare feet  Mirror Online

Former hippie Pete Mckenzie, 73, was a popular sight around pubs in Moseley, Birmingham and the town of Alcester where he walked around with no shoes or ...

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Alcester student given stamp of approval after winning Warwickshire Student Librarian of the Year Award - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester student given stamp of approval after winning Warwickshire Student Librarian of the Year Award  Redditch Advertiser

AN Alcester student was recently given the stamp of approval after he received the Warwickshire Student Librarian of the Year Award 2019.

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Family forced to sit on plane floor after airline allocated them seats which didn't exist - The Telegraph

Sun, 13 Jan 2019 17:54:00 GMT

Family forced to sit on plane floor after airline allocated them seats which didn't exist  The Telegraph

A family were forced to sit on the floor of an aeroplane during their flight home from Menorca after being told that their allocated seats did not exist. Paula Taylor ...

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Alcester Male Voice Choir to hold special service for its 45th anniversary - Redditch Advertiser

Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester Male Voice Choir to hold special service for its 45th anniversary  Redditch Advertiser

TO celebrate its 45th anniversary, The Alcester Male Voice Choir will be holding a special *service* of thanksgiving later this month.

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Choir on song for special thanksgiving service marking 45th anniversary - Redditch Standard

Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Choir on song for special thanksgiving service marking 45th anniversary  Redditch Standard

ALCESTER Male Voice Choir is to hold a special *service* of thanksgiving to mark its 45th birthday. The *service* will follow a different format from traditional church ...

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Year Review 2018: Redditch Standard stories of the year - Redditch Standard

Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Year Review 2018: Redditch Standard stories of the year  Redditch Standard

That was the year: January – Rob and Sylvia Boyden were stunned when their 10-year-old grandson ran up a £400 bill playing the computer game 'Fortnite'.

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'Inspired by squirrels' – Alcester writer Adrian Jones publishes first book - Redditch Standard

Tue, 15 Jan 2019 18:55:44 GMT

'Inspired by squirrels' – Alcester writer Adrian Jones publishes first book  Redditch Standard

A FASCINATION with squirrels has inspired a local author to publish his first book. And the success of 'Tip the Squirrel and the Disappearing Lake' has been ...

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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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School students revel in experience of a lifetime ahead of NBA London Game - Ealing Times

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:20:00 GMT

School students revel in experience of a lifetime ahead of NBA London Game  Ealing Times

Students from a Warwickshire school enjoyed a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play alongside some of basketball's global greats as part of the…

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Weekend football results - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 07 Jan 2019 09:20:00 GMT

Weekend football results  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. Saturday, 5th January Evo-Stik Southern Premier Central Stratford Town 0-1 Alvechurch Total Motion Midland League, Division One Coventry ...

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Your say: Police issue priority options for the next three months - Redditch Standard

Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Your say: Police issue priority options for the next three months  Redditch Standard

POLICE in the Alcester Safer Neighbourhood Teams have issued their public polls of priorities for the next three months for residents to to vote on. In the North ...

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Weekend fixtures guide - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Weekend fixtures guide  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. Saturday, 5th January (3pm unless stated) Evo-Stik South Premier Central Stratford Town v Alvechurch Total Motion Midland League, Division One

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Bus driver attacked by masked thug outside Kings Heath shop - Birmingham Live

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:18:00 GMT

Bus driver attacked by masked thug outside Kings Heath shop  Birmingham Live

Police hunt suspect after assault on Alcester Road South.

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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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Tributes pour in following passing of Alcester stalwart Councillor Eric Payne - Redditch Standard

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Tributes pour in following passing of Alcester stalwart Councillor Eric Payne  Redditch Standard

TRIBUTES have poured in for Alcester Councillor Eric Payne, who has died today, Wednesday, October 10, after a short illness. Coun Payne, had served on ...

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Dan's the man with debut double for Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Dan's the man with debut double for Alcester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. DAN Carter marked his debut for Alcester Town with a two-goal show to help seal a 5-3 win at Coventry Plumbing. Matt Magee also scored twice in ...

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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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Man fights for life after being attacked and 'shoved into oncoming traffic' in Alcester Road - Birmingham Live

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Man fights for life after being attacked and 'shoved into oncoming traffic' in Alcester Road  Birmingham Live

Officers have today released a CCTV image of a man they want to track down.

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Can you help Santa in Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 29 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Can you help Santa in Alcester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

Santa is appealing for somewhere to store his sleigh in Alcester this Christmas after being told it can no longer stay in a garage in the town. The Santa Sleigh ...

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Alcester residents who go above and beyond honoured - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester residents who go above and beyond honoured  Redditch Advertiser

THE special contributions of Alcester residents were recently celebrated at the town's civic awards evening.

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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, Studley and Holberrow Green Remembrance Day services - Redditch Standard

Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester, Studley and Holberrow Green Remembrance Day services  Redditch Standard

REMEMBRANCE weekend services in Alcester, Studley and Holberrow Green. Saturday, November 10: Holberrow Green: A SHORT *service* of Remembrance ...

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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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New cultural festival for Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 24 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT

New cultural festival for 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 ...

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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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Digging in to tackle loneliness in Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Digging in to tackle loneliness in Alcester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

GROWING their own is bringing people together and tackling loneliness, thanks to a new allotment project in Alcester. The town council is encouraging people ...

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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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More than 300 object to Alcester power plant, but delays continue - Redditch Advertiser

Sun, 02 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

More than 300 object to Alcester power plant, but delays continue  Redditch Advertiser

MORE than 300 objections have been made to a controversial planning application to build a power station in Alcester, but delays to bring the…

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Learn from the past for a peaceful future: Alcester marks Remembrance - Redditch Standard

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Learn from the past for a peaceful future: Alcester marks Remembrance  Redditch Standard

BOTH old and young have been urged to come together and learn from the trauma of war to ensure peace reigns in the future. That was the message from Mike ...

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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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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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Home county Vase ties for Alcester and Earlswood - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Home county Vase ties for Alcester and Earlswood  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. ALCESTER Town and Earlswood Town have been handed home ties in the second round of the Birmingham Saturday Vase. Alcester will entertain ...

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Appeal for film footage following firework incidents in Alcester - Redditch Standard

Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Appeal for film footage following firework incidents in Alcester  Redditch Standard

POLICE are appealing for any CCTV or film footage following a series of incidents involving fireworks in Alcester. In one incident, which has been classified as ...

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23000 visitors expected to flock to Alcester as part of APF 2018 - Worcester News

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

23000 visitors expected to flock to Alcester as part of APF 2018  Worcester News

THE UK's largest and most exciting trees and timber show will be coming to Ragley Hall in Alcester next week.

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A tasty success: Visitors arrive from far and wide to Alcester Food Festival - Redditch Standard

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

A tasty success: Visitors arrive from far and wide to Alcester Food Festival  Redditch Standard

A COMMENT by luxury cake maker Alana Spencer, the 2016 winner of TV's The Apprentice on her website could be behind Alcester Food Festival becoming a ...

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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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Danny Janes resigns as Alcester Town manager - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 12 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Danny Janes resigns as Alcester Town manager  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER Town have confirmed the resignation of manager Danny Janes. This season was Janes' third year in management, his second with the first team ...

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Alcester looking good ahead of testing league opener - Redditch Standard

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester looking good ahead of testing league opener  Redditch Standard

Harborne 12 Alcester 44. ALCESTER completed what has been a very positive pre-season programme under the guidance of new head coach Chris Johnston ...

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Nail salon opens in Alcester - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Nail salon opens in Alcester  Redditch Advertiser

A NEW nail salon has marked its opening in Alcester by raising more than £200 to support people with dementia.

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Alcester charity shop is in need of donations - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester charity shop is in need of donations  Redditch Advertiser

AN Alcester charity shop is in need of donations. 0 comment. The Headway shop, on the High Street, which is run by brain injury charity Headway, is asking for ...

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Hundreds pay their respects to Eric Payne, a much-loved son of Alcester - Redditch Standard

Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Hundreds pay their respects to Eric Payne, a much-loved son of Alcester  Redditch Standard

ALCESTER came to a standstill last Friday for the funeral of much-loved town and district Councillor Eric Payne. Hundreds of people lined the streets of the ...

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Christmas event at Hillers Farm Shop raises money for dementia - Redditch Standard

Fri, 28 Dec 2018 06:00:59 GMT

Christmas event at Hillers Farm Shop raises money for dementia  Redditch Standard

A SPECIAL Christmas event managed to raise £500 for an Alcester dementia charity recently. Fundraisers at Hillers Farm Shop hosted a raffle and a 'silent ...

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What's in store for former hotel? - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT

What's in store for former hotel?  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE Swan Hotel in Alcester has gone up for sale, prompting calls from Alcester Chamber of Trade for it to be converted into a boutique hotel. The 400-year-old ...

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Alcester snap up three new faces - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 08 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester snap up three new faces  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. NEW Alcester Town manager Perry Macleod has begun shaping his squad by recruiting three players. Macleod, who took over from Danny Janes ...

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Macleod named new Alcester Town manager - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 28 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Macleod named new Alcester Town manager  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL ALCESTER Town have wasted little time in appointing Perry Macleod as the successor to Danny Janes as manager. Janes ended two seasons in ...

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VIDEO: Music and dance at Alcester Street Market - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

VIDEO: Music and dance at Alcester Street Market  Stratford upon Avon Herald

BUY a copy of the current Stratford Herald which features a photo feature on the recent Alcester Court Leet Street Market which attracted several thousand ...

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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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Stratford A and Alcester B qualify for Junior Tennis Cup play-offs - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Stratford A and Alcester B qualify for Junior Tennis Cup play-offs  Stratford upon Avon Herald

STRATFORD A and Alcester B are celebrating after progressing to the semi-finals of the Wildmoor Spa League Junior Tennis Cup. They join Littletons A and ...

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Weekend rugby results - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 14 Jan 2019 11:00:00 GMT

Weekend rugby results  Stratford upon Avon Herald

RUGBY UNION. Saturday, 12th January Wadworth 6X South West One East Stratford-upon-Avon 15-20 Royal Wootton Bassett Midlands Two West (South)

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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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Alert after fraudsters use fake £50 and £20 notes in Alcester and Studley - Redditch Standard

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Alert after fraudsters use fake £50 and £20 notes in Alcester and Studley  Redditch Standard

POLICE have issued a warning after another spate of people trying to pay for items with fake £50 and £20 notes. It follows a spate of incidents in the Alcester and ...

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Alcester Food Festival is this Saturday, October 20 - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Food Festival is this Saturday, October 20  Redditch Advertiser

FOODIES are in for a treat at the Alcester Food Festival this Saturday.

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Who was in the CoventryLive rugby union team of the year? - Coventry Live

Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Who was in the CoventryLive rugby union team of the year?  Coventry Live

Here's the CoventryLive rugby union team of the year 2018! All 19 clubs who nominated more than 80 players have been represented in our 23-man squad ...

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Thousands of people in Redditch and Alcester mark the nation's war dead as part of Remembrance Sunday - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Thousands of people in Redditch and Alcester mark the nation's war dead as part of Remembrance Sunday  Redditch Advertiser

REMEMBRANCE Sunday was marked with moving services across the Redditch and Alcester areas.

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Residents vow to fight Alcester power plant plans - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Residents vow to fight Alcester power plant plans  Redditch Advertiser

CONCERNED Alcester residents have vowed to fight a planning application to build a power station 'the size of 37 Wimbledon courts' in the…

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Friends of the Greig Hall fundraising shop to open this weekend - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Friends of the Greig Hall fundraising shop to open this weekend  Redditch Advertiser

A NEW fundraising group has been formed by The Greig Hall Action Group.

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PICTURE GALLERY: Alcester v Upton-on-Severn - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT

PICTURE GALLERY: Alcester v Upton-on-Severn  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER recovered from a slow start as they claimed a hard-fought 20-15 victory over Upton-on-Severn on Saturday. Upton took control at the start of the ...

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Alcester Town U14s celebrate Evesham League double - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Town U14s celebrate Evesham League double  Stratford upon Avon Herald

YOUTH FOOTBALL. ALCESTER Town Under-14 Juniors were crowned Ambassador Evesham League U14 Pool A champions following title rivals Stratford ...

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Tuery Sessions' autumn season kicks off in Alcester with top double bill - Redditch Standard

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Tuery Sessions' autumn season kicks off in Alcester with top double bill  Redditch Standard

THE fabulous Tuery Sessions at The Cross Keys in Alcester are back next Sunday, September 16, with another top line-up of original acoustic music from 6pm.

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PICTURE GALLERY: Alcester v Rugby St Andrews - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT

PICTURE GALLERY: Alcester v Rugby St Andrews  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER ripped up the form book as they toppled Midlands 3 West (South) leaders Rugby St Andrews 32-19 in front of a big home crowd on Saturday.

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Name change for recreation ground as centenary of war ending nears - Redditch Standard

Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Name change for recreation ground as centenary of war ending nears  Redditch Standard

THE land known as 'The Rec' in Alcester is to have its name changed to Alcester Centenary Field to to mark the 100th anniversary of the ending of the First ...

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RUGBY PICTURES: Worcester 13 Old Halesonians 14 - Worcester News

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:34:00 GMT

RUGBY PICTURES: Worcester 13 Old Halesonians 14  Worcester News

THE boot was on the other foot for Worcester Rugby Club as they were on the wrong end of a 14-13 scoreline this time.

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Blind veteran from Alcester to march at Cenotaph on Remembrance Sunday - Worcester News

Thu, 01 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Blind veteran from Alcester to march at Cenotaph on Remembrance Sunday  Worcester News

A BLIND veteran from Alcester is set to march at the Cenotaph in London this Remembrance Sunday.

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Nominees wanted for Alcester Civic Awards - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Nominees wanted for Alcester Civic Awards  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER residents are being invited to nominate for this year's Mayor's Civic Awards to be announced in November. The mayor will be presenting awards for ...

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Death of Former Alcester mayor Eric Payne "will be felt across the district" - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Death of Former Alcester mayor Eric Payne "will be felt across the district"  Redditch Advertiser

FORMER Alcester mayor and community champion Eric Payne has died.

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Ragley Hall set to open for winter gardens tour - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:00:00 GMT

Ragley Hall set to open for winter gardens tour  Redditch Advertiser

HISTORIC Ragley Hall near Alcester is preparing to open their spectacular Winter Gardens to the public next month.

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Community of Alcester brave wind and rain to pipe in dawn of Armistice Day - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Community of Alcester brave wind and rain to pipe in dawn of Armistice Day  Redditch Advertiser

AT 6am the community of Alcester braved a biting wind and rain to pipe in the dawn at the beginning of the most important Remembrance Day in the…

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Police close Alcester Road in Wythall following collision - Birmingham Live

Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Police close Alcester Road in Wythall following collision  Birmingham Live

The road was closed following the collision which took place at around 10.30pm on Friday night.

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Champion named for Alcester Town Crier contest - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Champion named for Alcester Town Crier contest  Stratford upon Avon Herald

Peder Neilson, of Bromyard, became the new 2018 Town Crier Champion beating out 13 other competitors. The town crier competition took place from 1-3pm ...

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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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More than 1000 people see Alcester turn on its Christmas lights - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

More than 1000 people see Alcester turn on its Christmas lights  Redditch Advertiser

MORE than 1000 people turned up for Alcester's annual Christmas lights switch on.

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Cross of Nails continues its journey as Alcester pupils pass it to Coughton - Redditch Standard

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Cross of Nails continues its journey as Alcester pupils pass it to Coughton  Redditch Standard

A SPECIAL ceremony was held recently in Alcester when six children from St Nicholas C of E Primary School in Alcester carried the Cross of Nails to St Nicholas ...

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Alcester Town announce five friendlies - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sun, 10 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Town announce five friendlies  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. ALCESTER Town have confirmed five warm-up games as they count down to the new season. Perry Macleod's new-look team will make their bow ...

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PICTURE GALLERY: Alcester Town v Northfield Town - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT

PICTURE GALLERY: Alcester Town v Northfield Town  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. Herald photographer Iain Duck was on the sidelines for Alcester Town versus Northfield Town. A single goal gave the visitors victory in the ...

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Local residents urged to step up recycling efforts in the New Year - Redditch Standard

Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Local residents urged to step up recycling efforts in the New Year  Redditch Standard

RESIDENTS in Alcester and Studley are being encouraged to 'Recycle Right'. Stratford District is already one of the top performing local authorities in the ...

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Carter treble fires Alcester to impressive win - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Carter treble fires Alcester to impressive win  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. DANNY Carter bagged his second successive hat-trick to help fire Alcester Town to a 6-0 win at home to FC Shush. It was game over at half-time as ...

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TV and radio personality, Zoe Ball, cycled through Bromsgrove and Alcester as part of gruelling 350-mile charity challenge - Bromsgrove Standard

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT

TV and radio personality, Zoe Ball, cycled through Bromsgrove and Alcester as part of gruelling 350-mile charity challenge  Bromsgrove Standard

TV AND RADIO personality, Zoe Ball, cycled her way through Bromsgrove and Alcester on Wednesday as part of a gruelling 350-mile charity challenge.

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Stratford approves major cash boost for Alcester and Studley projects - Redditch Standard

Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Stratford approves major cash boost for Alcester and Studley projects  Redditch Standard

NINE corporate projects – including schemes worth £1.1million for Studley and £250,000 for Alcester, have been given the thumbs up. In all schemes worth ...

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Police release detailed descriptions of three suspected shoplifters - Redditch Standard

Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Police release detailed descriptions of three suspected shoplifters  Redditch Standard

POLICE have issued detailed descriptions of three women suspected of shoplifting after a number of goods were stolen from a shop in Alcester. All three are ...

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Alcester Royal British Legion launches Poppy Appeal on Saturday, October 27 - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Royal British Legion launches Poppy Appeal on Saturday, October 27  Redditch Advertiser

GENEROUS Alcester residents are being urged to dig deep for this year's special Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal.

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National Pork Industry Forum Brings Leaders Together in March - Pork Magazine

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 21:42:52 GMT

National Pork Industry Forum Brings Leaders Together in March  Pork Magazine

Pork Producers to discuss industry issues in Orlando at National Pork Industry Forum on March 6-8.

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Alcester's new Post Office is finally set to open after weeks of delays - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester's new Post Office is finally set to open after weeks of delays  Redditch Advertiser

ALCESTER'S new Post Office in finally opening after weeks of delays.

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Free ice cream on offer at family fun day - Redditch Advertiser

Sat, 04 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Free ice cream on offer at family fun day  Redditch Advertiser

A CARE home in Alcester will be holding a family fun day.

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Alcester Male Voice Choir looking for more singers - Redditch Advertiser

Sun, 02 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester Male Voice Choir looking for more singers  Redditch Advertiser

ONE of the region's most popular choirs are looking to recruit more members at a special open evening which will be held at the Jubilee Centre, St…

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Horror film made in Redditch and Alcester gets official DVD release (just in time for Halloween) - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Horror film made in Redditch and Alcester gets official DVD release (just in time for Halloween)  Redditch Advertiser

A COMEDY/horror film created and filmed in Redditch and Alcester is getting an official release on DVD - just in time for Halloween.

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Man fighting for his life after being hit by van on Alcester Road South, Kings Heath - Birmingham Live

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Man fighting for his life after being hit by van on Alcester Road South, Kings Heath  Birmingham Live

Man was hit on Alcester Road South, in Kings Heath.

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