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Alcester teams rack up victories - Redditch Advertiser

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 17:06:58 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Alcester teams rack up victories
Redditch Advertiser
IT WAS another successful week for Alcester Bowling Club as their teams notched up five wins out of seven. In Division Six of the S&W Birmingham Over-60s League the A team clinched promotion with a huge win at the expense of hosts Co-Op B.

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Alert as flock of sheep wander on to the A46 between Alcester and Bidford – picture - Redditch Standard

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:02:16 GMT


Redditch Standard

Alert as flock of sheep wander on to the A46 between Alcester and Bidford – picture
Redditch Standard
A FLOCK of sheep took to the road on the A46 dual carriageway between Alcester and Bidford on Tuesday just as the rush hour got underway (Tuesday, August 23). The sheep emerged from the Bidford end of the road to the surprise of Redditch Standard ...

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VIDEO: Alcester's Skelton arrives home to a hero's welcome ... - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:15:07 GMT


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VIDEO: Alcester's Skelton arrives home to a hero's welcome ...
Stratford upon Avon Herald
ALCESTER'S Olympic gold medallist Nick Skelton arrived home to a hero's welcome on Monday afternoon. After winning Great Britain's first individual gold in ...

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Alcester's Skelton wins showjumping gold on Big Star - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Fri, 19 Aug 2016 21:27:00 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Alcester's Skelton wins showjumping gold on Big Star
Stratford upon Avon Herald
NICK Skelton won Great Britain's first individual showjumping gold medal in Olympic history following a stunning performance in Deodoro. The 58-year-old, from Alcester, also became Britain's second oldest Olympic gold medallist in any sport, behind ...
Alcester's Nick Skelton wins gold at the Rio OlympicsEvesham Journal
Nick Skelton claims Olympic gold for Great Britain in showjumping thrillerTelegraph.co.uk
Historic Rio gold for Bedworth's Nick SkeltonCoventry Telegraph
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Alcester B team bowlers hit top form - Redditch Standard

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 17:59:20 GMT


Redditch Standard

Alcester B team bowlers hit top form
Redditch Standard
IT WAS a moderately successful week for Alcester Bowling Club as the B team won all four of their matches. The week started, however, with a defeat when Alcester A visited Weoley Castle A in Division Three of the Northfield League. Winning cards from ...

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Big improvements at Alcester Fire Station - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Tue, 16 Aug 2016 05:05:17 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Big improvements at Alcester Fire Station
Stratford upon Avon Herald
Alcester Fire Station has been treated to a major refurbishment to support the introduction of a new duty system. A new kitchen with mess room, five en-suite bedrooms to accommodate shift patterns, a family room, office space and a gym have all been ...

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Alcester show jumper Skelton qualifies for Olympic final - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 16:53:00 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Alcester show jumper Skelton qualifies for Olympic final
Stratford upon Avon Herald
Nick Skelton is through to Friday's individual Olympic final. Photo: Shannon Brinkmann, supplied courtesy of British Showjumping. ALCESTER'S veteran show jumper Nick Skelton qualified for Friday's individual Olympic final after producing a strong ...

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Robbins reveals frustration that led to Alcester exit - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 16:01:59 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

Robbins reveals frustration that led to Alcester exit
Stratford upon Avon Herald
FORMER Alcester Town manager James Robbins has revealed his frustration that led to him stepping down from his role at Stratford Road. Robbins, who steered Alcester to an impressive fifth-place finish in Midland League Division Three, decided to quit ...

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Alcester sides rack up wins - Redditch Advertiser

Fri, 12 Aug 2016 06:58:00 GMT


Redditch Advertiser

Alcester sides rack up wins
Redditch Advertiser
FOR the second week on succession Alcester BC won five out of their seven matches played as they used playing at home to their advantage. In recent weeks the team in Division Three of the Northfield League have been slipping down the table but a ...

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FC Stratford, Alcester, and Shipston count down to new season - Stratford upon Avon Herald

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 18:34:32 GMT


Stratford upon Avon Herald

FC Stratford, Alcester, and Shipston count down to new season
Stratford upon Avon Herald
THE new Midland League season kicks off on Saturday with FC Stratford, Alcester Town and Shipston Excelsior all looking to build on impressive 2014-2015 campaigns in Division Three. Both FC and Alcester have new managers in charge, with Dave ...

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