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Everyone welcome – Litter Free Alcester gets set to clean up the streets - Redditch Standard

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 13:12:53 GMT

Everyone welcome – Litter Free Alcester gets set to clean up the streets  Redditch Standard

THE team from Litter Free Alcester (LFA) will be taking part in the Keep Britain Tidy Big Spring Clean campaign this Saturday, March 23, from 10am to 1pm.

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Enville Athletic end Alcester Town's hopes of Birmingham Vase success - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 16 Mar 2019 17:57:00 GMT

Enville Athletic end Alcester Town's hopes of Birmingham Vase success  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. Birmingham Vase, Semi-finals. Alcester Town 1-3 Enville Athletic Report by Craig Gibbons. ALCESTER Town's hopes of ending the season with ...

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Headliners announced for Camper Calling at Ragley Hall in Alcester include Skunk Anansie, Ash, Tony Christie, and Mr Motivator - Worcester News

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 17:07:47 GMT

Headliners announced for Camper Calling at Ragley Hall in Alcester include Skunk Anansie, Ash, Tony Christie, and Mr Motivator  Worcester News

THE August Bank Holiday weekend sees Camper Calling returning to Ragley Hall in Alcester - and organisers say it will be better than ever.

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First win of 2019 for Alcester - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

First win of 2019 for Alcester  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER head into the short break from rugby in high spirits after claiming their first win of 2019 at the weekend. After four successive Midlands Three West ...

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Seeley wants to see the correct mentality from Alcester Town - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Seeley wants to see the correct mentality from Alcester Town  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER Town joint-boss Matt Seeley stressed his side cannot afford to go with the 'big boy' mentality otherwise promotion from Midland League Division ...

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Vandals leave trail of broken glass in Alcester play area - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Sat, 09 Mar 2019 07:30:00 GMT

Vandals leave trail of broken glass in Alcester play area  Stratford upon Avon Herald

ALCESTER residents and town council staff were left shocked and angry last weekend after vandals left a local park completely unusable for children and local ...

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Vandals leave broken glass at children's park in Alcester - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 05:00:00 GMT

Vandals leave broken glass at children's park in Alcester  Redditch Advertiser

VANDALS left broken glass at a children's play park in Alcester making it completely unusable.

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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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Studley and Alcester residents urged to watch out for potential fraudsters - Redditch Standard

Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Studley and Alcester residents urged to watch out for potential fraudsters  Redditch Standard

RESIDENTS in Studley and Alcester are being warned of potential fraud after receiving phone calls or texts about a council tax rebate from people claiming to ...

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Appeal for help after off-road bikers sweep through Studley and Alcester - Redditch Standard

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Appeal for help after off-road bikers sweep through Studley and Alcester  Redditch Standard

POLICE are urging Studley and Alcester residents to help stamp out the alarm being caused by off-road motorcyles, writes Sophie Wheeler. In the space of two ...

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Alcester vets helping save the lives of disabled animals - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:00:00 GMT

Alcester vets helping save the lives of disabled animals  Redditch Advertiser

A PARTNERSHIP between an Alcester vets and a pet rescue charity is helping to save disabled animal's lives.

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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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Speaker Derek Bull reveals top tips for best gardening results in Alcester - Redditch Standard

Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Speaker Derek Bull reveals top tips for best gardening results in Alcester  Redditch Standard

GETTING the best results for the least work was the theme of speaker Derek Bull when he addressed Alcester Gardening Club on 'The Reluctant Gardener'.

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Alcester Vets edged out in first fixture of the season - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester Vets edged out in first fixture of the season  Stratford upon Avon Herald

RUGBY UNION. Alcester Vets 19-26 Old Laurentians Friendly. ALCESTER Veterans lost 26-19 in their first outing of the season in a friendly fixture against Old ...

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"Relentless" fraudsters target Studley and Alcester residents - Redditch Advertiser

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 11:22:46 GMT

"Relentless" fraudsters target Studley and Alcester residents  Redditch Advertiser

RESIDENTS in Studley and Alcester are being warned about cold calls or texts about a Council Tax rebate from people who appear to work for the…

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High-flyers have too much for depleted Alcester - Redditch Standard

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 17:19:03 GMT

High-flyers have too much for depleted Alcester  Redditch Standard

Alcester 19 Shipston 41. Midlands Three West (South). DEPLETED Alcester lost out to promotion-chasing Shipston at Kings Coughton on Saturday. The Red ...

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Alcester Veterans stretch their legs - Redditch Standard

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Alcester Veterans stretch their legs  Redditch Standard

Alcester Veterans 19 Old Laurentians 26. ALCESTER Veterans were edged out in their first friendly outing of the season on Saturday by their visitors from Rugby ...

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RUGBY UNION 7 th Mar, 2019 Alcester endure a miserable away day - Redditch Standard

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

RUGBY UNION 7 th Mar, 2019 Alcester endure a miserable away day  Redditch Standard

Pinley 64 Alcester 5. Midlands Three West (South). SATURDAY'S visit to Coventry will quickly go down as a day to forget for Alcester who were comprehensively ...

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Council tax payers in Studley and Alcester face 4.99 per cent increase - Redditch Standard

Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Council tax payers in Studley and Alcester face 4.99 per cent increase  Redditch Standard

COUNCIL tax payers in Studley and Alcester are facing a 4.99 per cent increase in the take from Warwickshire County Council. The rise amounts to an extra ...

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Weekend football results - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:20:00 GMT

Weekend football results  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOTBALL. Saturday, 16th March Evo-Stik Southern Premier Central Coalville Town 1-2 Stratford Town Total Motion Midland League, Division One

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Council Tax hike agreed for Studley and Alcester residents - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Council Tax hike agreed for Studley and Alcester residents  Redditch Advertiser

STRATFORD councillors have agreed the lowest council tax in Warwickshire after agreeing a 1.5 per cent increase.

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Jackson in for hat-trick as the Rams stay on track - Banbury Guardian

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Jackson in for hat-trick as the Rams stay on track  Banbury Guardian

Shipston-on-Stour continued their fine run of form with a 41-19 victory Alcester in Saturday's Midlands Three West South fixture. The Rams picked up the try ...

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Police urge residents to help combat illegal off-road motorcycles - Redditch Standard

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Police urge residents to help combat illegal off-road motorcycles  Redditch Standard

Written by Sophie Wheeler. POLICE are urging Studley and Alcester residents to help them deal with illegal off-road motorcycles. In the space of two days police ...

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Delight as Alcester's Shrove Tuesday Pancake Races prove a flippin success - Redditch Standard

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Delight as Alcester's Shrove Tuesday Pancake Races prove a flippin success  Redditch Standard

THERE was flippin' good fun to be had in Alcester on Shrove Tuesday as the crowds came out to enjoy perhaps its best ever Pancake Day Races. More than 40 ...

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Bad parking risks lives say fire crews - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Bad parking risks lives say fire crews  Stratford upon Avon Herald

THE problem of careless parking in Alcester came under the spotlight recently, when councillors joined a team from Warwickshire Fire and Rescue *Service* to ...

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Schools 'at breaking point' as cash crisis hits says Redditch headteacher - Redditch Standard

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 08:31:37 GMT

Schools 'at breaking point' as cash crisis hits says Redditch headteacher  Redditch Standard

LOCAL headteachers have joined more than 7,000 of their colleagues nationwide to write to parents warning them of the crisis they face in school funding.

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Stratford-upon-Avon Football Alliance round-up - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Stratford-upon-Avon Football Alliance round-up  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FC WICKHAMFORD reached their second cup final of the season following their 4-3 penalty shoot-out victory over Welford on Avon in the RM Smith Cup.

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Late councillor Eric Payne honoured at Pride of Stratford Awards - Redditch Standard

Sat, 02 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Late councillor Eric Payne honoured at Pride of Stratford Awards  Redditch Standard

A SPECIAL award was made in memory of a special man at the recent Pride of Stratford Awards. Eric Payne was a born and bred son of Alcester who went on to ...

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Shakespeare and Hathaway filming locations: Here’s where the BBC One crime drama is filmed - iNews

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Shakespeare and Hathaway filming locations: Here’s where the BBC One crime drama is filmed  iNews

The BBC's daytime detective drama, Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators, returns for a new series in February. And with Mark Benton (Frank ...

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Driver of stolen car crashed into Stirchley shop in 100mph police chase through city - Birmingham Live

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 13:00:00 GMT

Driver of stolen car crashed into Stirchley shop in 100mph police chase through city  Birmingham Live

A man getting money out of a cash machine had a lucky escape when a stolen car involved in a 100 mph police chase crashed into a shop next to him in ...

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Revealed – the dates and times of Alcester and Studley's Santa Sleigh - Redditch Standard

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 06:48:10 GMT

Revealed – the dates and times of Alcester and Studley's Santa Sleigh  Redditch Standard

SANTA and his sleigh are visiting more children in Alcester and Studley than ever before thanks to the Alcester and Stratford District Round Table. This year ...

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Hinckley company called in to support manufacturers global growth plans - Bdaily

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Hinckley company called in to support manufacturers global growth plans  Bdaily

A South Warwickshire manufacturer, which exports to more than 40 countries worldwide, has turned to a creative agency in the region to assist with its continued ...

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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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LIVE: Worcester Raiders v Alcester Town (at Pershore) - Worcester News

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

LIVE: Worcester Raiders v Alcester Town (at Pershore)  Worcester News

LIVE coverage of Worcester Raiders v Alcester Town in the Smedley Crooke Cup second round (KO 7.45).

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Watch driver CENTIMETRES from hitting man at cash point in 100mph police chase crash - Birmingham Live

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:23:00 GMT

Watch driver CENTIMETRES from hitting man at cash point in 100mph police chase crash  Birmingham Live

Car valeter Louis Moore was seriously injured in the smash - along with two teenage friends.

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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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'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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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, 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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Greig Hall charity shop smashes £5000 target - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Greig Hall charity shop smashes £5000 target  Stratford upon Avon Herald

A charity supporting the reopening of Alcester's Greig Hall say they have been overwhelmed with support after reaching their £5,000 fundraising target already.

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Expert and confidential – Citizens Advice Bureau to reopen in Alcester - Redditch Standard

Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Expert and confidential – Citizens Advice Bureau to reopen in Alcester  Redditch Standard

CITIZENS Advice South Warwickshire will be restarting advice sessions in Alcester, offering expert and confidential help to those in need. An outreach adviser ...

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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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One woman killed and another injured in Alcester car crash - Redditch Standard

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

One woman killed and another injured in Alcester car crash  Redditch Standard

A WOMAN, who is yet to be identified, died following a two-car collision in Alcester late on Monday, December 17. West Midlands Ambulance *Service* and the ...

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Foodies gather for Alcester festival - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Foodies gather for Alcester festival  Stratford upon Avon Herald

FOOD lovers travelled thousands of miles to enjoy the autumn version of the Alcester and Forest of Arden Food Festival earlier this month. Last year's autumn ...

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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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Woodrush chasing national glory - Redditch Standard

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 08:12:14 GMT

Woodrush chasing national glory  Redditch Standard

WOODRUSH High School pupils have enjoyed a sustained period of basketball success and hopes are high of netting more glory. The team highlight has been ...

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Chance for Alcester residents to have their say on neighbourhood plan - Redditch Standard

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Chance for Alcester residents to have their say on neighbourhood plan  Redditch Standard

ALCESTER residents have received a summary document outlining the key aspects of the town's proposed neighbourhood development plan, writes Ryan ...

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Redditch man jailed after drug-fuelled drive leaves woman seriously injured - Redditch Standard

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Redditch man jailed after drug-fuelled drive leaves woman seriously injured  Redditch Standard

A REDDITCH man was jailed for two years and four months after a drug-fuelled drive left a woman seriously injured. Greenlands resident Ritchie Cook was ...

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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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Weekend rugby results - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 12:00:00 GMT

Weekend rugby results  Stratford upon Avon Herald

RUGBY UNION. Saturday, 9th March Wadworth 6X South West One East Banbury 42-14 Stratford-upon-Avon Midlands Two West (South) Southam 12-7 Rugby ...

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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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Good spot leads to arrest of driver swerving over A435 in Studley - Redditch Standard

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:08:15 GMT

Good spot leads to arrest of driver swerving over A435 in Studley  Redditch Standard

A DRIVER turned good citizen last Friday, March 15, just after 8pm after spotting a car driving slowly and swerving over the road on the A435 between Coughton ...

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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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Millers relishing exciting campaign - Redditch Standard

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Millers relishing exciting campaign  Redditch Standard

FECKENHAM are busily preparing themselves for the start of their Worcestershire League Premier Division campaign next month. The Millers finished last ...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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When Sylvia's £4k engagement ring lost its diamond, insurers refused to pay out. - Daily Mail

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

When Sylvia's £4k engagement ring lost its diamond, insurers refused to pay out.  Daily Mail

Sylvia Jarrett, from Alcester, Warwickshire, was told the diamond in her ring - which she believes came out when she snagged it in a carpet shop - had been ...

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Public toilets in Studley and Alcester flushed with success after being lauded in Loo of the Year Awards - Redditch Standard

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Public toilets in Studley and Alcester flushed with success after being lauded in Loo of the Year Awards  Redditch Standard

PUBLIC toilets in Studley and Alcester are flushed with success after being lauded in the Loo of the Year Awards. The lavatories were two of seven facilities ...

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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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Man who "lost the plot" racially abused agency manager - Redditch Advertiser

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Man who "lost the plot" racially abused agency manager  Redditch Advertiser

A MAN who got 'wound up' launched an expletive-strewn racially aggravated verbal attack in a Redditch recruitment agency.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 hopes to be crowned winner of the Great British High Street 2018 - Redditch Advertiser

Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Alcester hopes to be crowned winner of the Great British High Street 2018  Redditch Advertiser

ALCESTER is bidding to have its high street crowned as the best in Britain.

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REACTION & PLAYER RATINGS | Worcester Raiders 2 Alcester Town 1 - Worcester News

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

REACTION & PLAYER RATINGS | Worcester Raiders 2 Alcester Town 1  Worcester News

WORCESTER Raiders shrugged off a 30-minute delay to finish off Wednesday's 2-1 cup win over Alcester Town and manager Karl Gormley insisted: “We…

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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. The Headway shop, on the High Street, which is run by brain injury charity Headway, is asking for donations ...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Quanta Strengthens Management Team in Preparation for Launch of SC+ - GlobeNewswire

Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Quanta Strengthens Management Team in Preparation for Launch of SC+  GlobeNewswire

Quanta Strengthens Management Team in Preparation for Launch of SC+. Alcester, Warwickshire, UK, 25 February 2019: Quanta Dialysis Technologies Ltd ...

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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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Driver high on ketamine ploughed into woman walking in Kings Heath - Birmingham Live

Sun, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Driver high on ketamine ploughed into woman walking in Kings Heath  Birmingham Live

Ritchie Cook veered over the wrong side of the road in Kings Heath.

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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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Land deal paves way for 580 Birmingham apartments - Birmingham Live

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Land deal paves way for 580 Birmingham apartments  Birmingham Live

Property group plans to revamp designs for residential project after acquiring derelict city centre site.

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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 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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Poignant silhouette of 'Tommy Alcester' to help town remember - Redditch Standard

Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Poignant silhouette of 'Tommy Alcester' to help town remember  Redditch Standard

'TOMMY Alcester' will be visiting locations throughout Alcester to remind all local residents of the sacrifices made by their forefathers and those they left behind.

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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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Tour of top Alcester firm Quanta to encourage girls in engineering - Redditch Standard

Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Tour of top Alcester firm Quanta to encourage girls in engineering  Redditch Standard

PIONEERING Alcester-based company Quanta Dialysis Technologies marked International Women in Engineering Day with an inspirational careers visit for ...

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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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Market Rasen Racing: Newstead trainer Nick Kent lands prize - Market Rasen Mail

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:15:12 GMT

Market Rasen Racing: Newstead trainer Nick Kent lands prize  Market Rasen Mail

While Cheltenham was taking all of the headlines, there was some success for our local stables last Thursday when Market Rasen staged an extra meeting.

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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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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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NEWS 26 th Jan, 2019 Dispute over Alcester's Greig Hall continues - Redditch Standard

Sat, 26 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

NEWS 26 th Jan, 2019 Dispute over Alcester's Greig Hall continues  Redditch Standard

THE LONG-RUNNING dispute between the trustees of Alcester's Greig Hall and Stratford District Council is set to go on a little longer. A court hearing is set to ...

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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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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 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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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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